Book It To Shabbat

March 7-9, 2025

A fun-filled weekend designed in partnership with PJ Library Atlanta for families with children ages 2-8, where Jewish values are brought to life through the magic of Camp and PJ Library stories.

Review this sample Program Guide & Schedule.

mother reading to small child outside on a sunny fall day

“The programming was exceptional! My daughter loved all the services. I had so much fun dancing and seeing the kids dancing for the services and concert. The adult evening programs were wonderful! The counselors were fabulous. Such a fun time!”

The information below was last updated in January 2024. Stay tuned for 2025 program details.

What to Expect

We are so excited to have Hannah Zale join us as our 2024 musician in residence and Amy Helman-Darley from Nurture running programming for our tot track. Shinshinim Atlanta and amazing Ramah Darom counselors will be helping with our 6-8-year-old track.

  • Music and Dancing
  • PJ Games with Your Favorite PJ Library Characters
  • Storytime and Scavenger Hunts
  • Nature Hikes to Our Waterfall
  • Kid-Friendly Shabbat Services
  • Arts & Crafts
  • Parents-Only Evening Activities
  • And so much more!

“I loved talking to other families with young kids and giving my son a Jewish experience that was geared toward his age group.”

2024 Musician in Residence

Meet Hannah Zale

Hannah Zale has served as a Jewish educator, Song Leader, Programmer, Camp Assistant Director, Youth Director, and mentor in the Atlanta Jewish community since she graduated from the University of Georgia in 2013. She has a passion for helping people try new things, empowering others to become leaders in their community (and beyond), and believes in joyful Judaism and creating a Kehillah Kadosha! In the fall of 2021, Hannah joined the Gesher L’ Torah team full-time, and serves in a new position as the Program Director. We hope you and your family look forward to Hannah’s unique and fun programs. To Hannah Zale, it is all about kesher (connection). Hannah brings the ruach (spirit) to weekend experience- providing storytelling and music to help bridge generations together.

Rates & Payment Information

2024 Rates

All-inclusive rates are per person and include comfortable accommodations, delicious kosher meals, snacks and beverages and all activities.

Accommodation Per Person Rate Add-Ons Per Household
Cabin $150/person
(ages 3 & up)
Semi-Private Cabin: $150/Flat Fee
Mini Fridge: $25/Flat Fee
Hotel $175/person
(ages 3 & up)
Additional Hotel Room: $150/Flat Fee
Deluxe Private Cottage:$300/Flat Fee
Any $36/child 2 and under

Payment can be made via credit card, e-check or mailed check. If paying via credit card, a 2.5% fee will be added to cover the processing fees charged to Ramah Darom by the credit card companies. There is no fee to pay via e-check or mailed check. Please ensure mailed checks reach our Atlanta offices by the payment due date indicated.

Payment Schedule

  • Due at Registration: A $50 non-refundable deposit for each adult will be processed when the registration application is submitted.
  • February 9, 2024: Full payment due

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made by February 22, 2024 are eligible for a 50% refund, minus the initial deposit. No refunds will be made on or after February 23, 2024. If you have symptoms of illness or believe you have been directly exposed to a communicable disease, we ask that you not attend the program to avoid the risk of transmission to our other guests and staff. We highly recommend purchasing Trip Protection Insurance as we are not able to refund you in the event of a last-minute cancellation.



BunksRamah Darom’s cabins are modern and spacious with hardwood floors, a screened-in porch and indoor bathroom(s).

Linens are provided, but beds are not made up. 

Shared Cabins
There are 2 shared cabins per building and each cabin is shared by 2 families (4 families per building). Each cabin has 2 private rooms, 1 center room with 8 bunk beds and a shared bathroom. The bathrooms have multi-stalls and walk-in showers. If there are a minimum of 3 people in your household, you may upgrade to a semi-private cabin for $150/household.

Semi-Private Cabins
There are 16 semi-private cabins on campus, with 4 semi-private cabins per building (4 families per building). In a semi-private cabin, each family has their own space, separated from another family by a pocket door with 1 private room, 1 center room with 4 bunk beds and a private bathroom.

Hotel Rooms

Hotel Room

We have 4 hotels on our 185-acre campus. All hotel rooms have a private bathroom, a table and two chairs, heating and air conditioning, complimentary toiletries, bed and bath linens, a mini fridge and a Keurig. Most rooms have 2 queen beds, a few have 1 king bed or 2 full beds. If there are a minimum of 3 people in your household, you may add on an additional hotel room for $150/household. Some adjoining rooms are available.

Deluxe Private Cottages

Interior of cottages

There are 4 deluxe private cottages on Ramah Darom’s campus and they are our most luxurious accommodations! These beautiful studio-style cottages feature a kitchenette, private porch, bathroom with walk-in shower, king-sized bed and full-sized pullout couch. If you would like to upgrade from a hotel to a cottage, you may do so for $300/household. Please note that cottages are not ADA-accessible and have stair-only access.

Travel & Packing

Check-in: Friday, March 8, 2024, 3:00-5:00pm ET
L’hitraot: Sunday, March 10, 2024, 12:00pm ET

Ramah Darom is two hours from Atlanta, in Clayton, GA. Please download and print these Driving Directions and bring them when you travel. GPS shortcuts can lead you to dangerous mountain roads!

Ramah Darom does not offer transportation from the Atlanta airport to campus for this retreat as there is not typically a large interest or need. If you have difficulty coordinating travel to Ramah Darom’s campus, please contact retreats@ramahdarom.org and we will assist you. Ultimately, we do not want this to hinder your participation in this program.

Please use this Packing List as a guide and bring any specific items that you feel are necessary for your health, safety and enjoyment.

Health Protocols & Vaccination Policies

“Can’t wait for next year! We love retreats at Ramah Darom and PJ Library!”


Phone: 404.531.0801
Email: retreats@ramahdarom.org

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Ramah Darom
70 Darom Lane
Clayton, GA 30525

Driving Directions

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Ramah Darom has a full line-up of family-friendly and adult-only Jewish experiential programs on our breathtaking North Georgia mountain campus. From LimmudFest, Jewish Women’s Getaway and Winter Break Family Camp to B’teavon to Passover Retreat to Camp Ramah Darom and Camp Yofi, Ramah Darom has programs for every age and stage.