Monthly Archives:July 2012

  • Passion on Display: Alumni Make Camps Special!

    The three Cohen Camps were founded with the vision of children spending summers living jewishly in an environment filled with spirit, community and sisterhood. The basis for our founding has been continued in great part as a result of our dedicated and loyal alumni across all three camps.  The scope of the dedication runs the […]

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  • More on Our Jewish Values – Commitments #6 to #10 Explained

    In articulating our Jewish purpose in the manner of our 10 Commitments we have created a language that helps focus and guide us through the rhythms of planning and running our camps. In my previous posts I explained in general the core values that makes our camps – Pembroke, Tel Noar and Tevya – Jewish […]

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  • Alumni Shabbat 2012 by Lori

    Summer and Camp are in full force and we are proud to welcome our alumni back to Camp Tel Noar to partake in one of their favorite camp memories, Shabbat. At Tel Noar, we love celebrating Shabbat at our home away from home by singing Hebrew songs, dancing, and enjoying a wonderful Shabbat service. As […]

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  • The Zionist Core of CTN

    Camp Tel Noar has an incredible history that links it to the founders of the state of Israel.  Our roots as a Zionist camp thread through the generations, beginning with Eli & Bessie Cohen, our founders, being staunch supporters of the revolution that led to the modern State of Israel.  Tel Noar, hill of youth […]

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  • Our Jewish Values — Commitments #1 to #5 Explained

    We have always considered our camps (Pembroke, Tel Noar and Tevya) to be involved in the informal Jewish education business (shh, don’t tell the campers). This began with my grandparents, Eli and Bessie, who believed that Jewish education in all of its forms was an important means to strengthening the Jewish community. In this, and […]

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