Please review the following information about our celebration of Camp Harlam's 60th year.
Click here to view our Harlam@60 Brochure, including information about the timeline of events and projects and the 1958 Club.

We want you to be a part of this exciting effort to honor Harlam's history while helping to secure its future. You can click here to learn more about the 1958 Club.

We are grateful for the additional support provided by these partners in our efforts to celebrate 60 years at Harlam (this list is being updated regularly and organizational logos and hyperlinks will follow soon):

Adath Amanu-El (NJ), Anshe Emeth Memorial Temple (NJ), Baltimore Hebrew Congregation (MD), Beth Chaim Reform Congregation (PA), Beth David Reform Congregation (PA), Congregation Beth Ahabah (VA), Congregation Beth Emeth (DE), Congregation Beth Or (PA), Congregation Keneseth Israel (Allentown, PA) Congregation M'kor Shalom (NJ), Congregation Rodeph Shalom (PA), Jewish Congregation of Kinnelon (NJ) Jewish Federation of South Jersey (NJ), Main Line Reform Temple (PA), NFTY-PAR Region (PA), Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation (VA), Pinemere Camp (PA), Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel (Elkins Park, PA), Reform Congregation Oheb Sholom (PA), Shir Ami (PA), Temple B'nai Or (NJ), Temple Beth-El (NJ), Temple David (PA), Temple Emeth (NJ), Temple Har Shalom (NJ), Temple Micah (DC), Temple Rodef Shalom (VA), Temple Shaari Emeth (NJ), Temple Shalom (NJ), Temple Sharey Tefilo-Israel (NJ), Women of Reform Judaism Atlantic/Mid-Atlantic DistrictsWomen of Shaarai Shomayim (PA)

Learn more about Community Partnerships by reviewing the Community Partnership Letter and Community Partnership Agreement.

Camp Harlam's first-ever children's book (written by Alex Gelman, Jessica Lee and Adam Zemel, illustrated by Megan Elbaum) is NOW ON SALE

ORDER THE BOOK ($19.58 to support Harlam@60)

Thank you to the many friends and families that attended our Book Launch event on December 2, 2017 in Philadelphia!

We're excited to hear your thoughts about how Jo & Betty can be used as a resource in your community or organization. Please contact Aaron Selkow, Harlam's Executive Director, to share your thoughts today!


We're putting together a podcast full of camp stories and we want to hear from you! Stories can be funny, sentimental, short, long and about anything you feel is important to you about Harlam! We know you have a story to share so fill out this quick form to tell us more.

On Friday, February 2, 2018 we will be creating a Shabbat Around the World experience with satellite celebrations going on in all corners of the world! We are looking for congregations and individuals willing to host a Shabbat dinner and/or service for Camp Harlam families and friends.

Get together and celebrate Shabbat with your Harlam family wherever you are and eat whatever you want! All you need to do is sign up, host your Shabbat, take pictures and post them using the #HarlamShabbat hashtag, and confirm with us who attended. Plus, we'll send every host a package full of Camp Harlam Shabbat supplies to help you to prepare for and celebrate a Harlam-style Shabbat.

Get more details on our event page or sign up to be a host

Congregations can confirm their participation by filling out our short online form so we can follow up.

Join us at the Phillies game on April 8th and celebrate Harlam@60! Let us know you're interested in tickets by filling out our online form.

On August 13, 2017, we were joined by over 300 friends to enjoy a spectacular day at Camp Harlam. We connected and reconnected to the people and the place that, for so many of us, helped shaped who we are today. Highlights included a ceremony honoring couples who met at camp, fun activities throughout camp, recording of incredible stories for our Harlam@60 podcast project, beautiful dedications of the new Fendrick Commons and Jyl's Office spaces, and much more. Thanks to all who were attendance, and look for photos and videos coming soon!

As part of Harlam@60, we are creating an exhibit in the Welcome Center to honor camp’s incredible history. Our vision for the exhibit is to have a curated collection of memorabilia and photos organized by decade, and we want your mementos to be a part of this archival collection! Click here for more details and information on how to submit items. 


Thank you to everyone who attended the first-ever Harlam Golf & Tennis Outing to kick off Harlam@60 (to see photos from the event, please click here.)

The event was so great, we're doing it again! Join us for our 2018 Golf & Tennis Outing on May 15, 2018 at Philmont Country Club (PA). Details to follow...

Additional Harlam@60 Highlights Include:

  • Digital Archive/Camp Gallery – Opening 2018
  • Harlam Shabbat Across the World – February 2, 2018
  • Harlam Night Out at the Phillies – Spring 2018
  • Camp Games Tournament (Including Iguana Ball) – Summer 2018
  • Weekend/Banquet at Camp – August 24-26, 2018

More details about these events will be shared soon!

Host a Harlam@60 Pop-Up Event

If you want to host your own Harlam@60 event, we want to help! Fill out our online Harlam@60 Pop-Up Event Form and let us know what you're planning so we can help support and promote your event.

Keep in Touch

Make sure your contact information is up to date by filling out our online form. Please share with other friends of camp so we can get as many Harlamites as possible involved in Harlam@60!

Questions? Ideas?

If you'd like to learn more about Harlam@60 or have questions/ideas, please contact Lisa David, Camp Harlam's Director, at LDavid@URJ.org or 610-668-0423, Ext. 1042.