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The Inner Child Runs Wild at Summer Camps for Jewish Adults

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A still summer lake, with a cool breeze flowing over it as a red morning sun stretches its fingers up over the trees....
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Cellphones at Camp: Yes, No, or Maybe So?

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Campers have a lot of opinions when it comes to technology: Why TikTok is better than Vine, which filter is best on Instagram, and...
Children wearing yellow and black sports uniforms, standing in a tight circle in front of their coach on a soccer field, raise their hands.

Sports Camps for All — Yes Really, for All

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Some kids were born to love athletics. Others participate reluctantly or only when heavily bribed. No matter what your child’s ability or interest level,...

Changing Tastes in Jewish Summer Camp

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For many parents, thoughts of summer camp are accompanied by their personal experiences — the friendly rivalries of color wars; evening campfires by a...

How Should You Define a Camp Counselor’s Value?

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Every year at Jewish summer camps, friendships are made, color war plans are laid, and mosquitoes are sprayed. But it doesn’t just happen. Outside of the...

Alumni of These Jewish Summer Camps Are Making Aliyah In Droves

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Every Friday, the staff and campers at Camp Ramah Nyack gather for a ceremony called Shishi Al Hamigrash – Hebrew for “Friday on the...

Best of Jewish Baltimore, Part 2

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It’s no secret that Baltimore’s Jewish community has always had top-notch businesses, summer camps, education programs — you name it. So it should come...

Camps’ Spirit Survives Despite Destruction

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When a devastating wildfire last November almost completely destroyed two historic Jewish summer camps in Malibu, campers were left wondering whether there would be...

The Summer Camps Blues

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Don’t let their performances persuade you to believe they don’t like camp. Just like school, camp requires parents to pay attention. That means read...

Baltimore Camps Provide Nature and Nurture

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(Imgorthand/ E+ via Getty Images)Camps these days are (mostly) not what they used to be. From STEM and robotics studies to theater and mixed...