Category: Camp Staff

  • First Followers, Second Home – Written by Ben Jacobson

    I still remember the first time a camper corrected me on the rules of Wic Wac Woe. Will Lichtenberg and I first played Wic Wac Woe (Wizard Tic Tac Toe) on a whiteboard during staff week, inventing spirit points, fire mages, and orcs of destruction after getting sick of tying in every game of tic […]

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  • Eleven Years Later – Written By Danny Fier

    Each summer, on the final night, our camp community gathers for one last time on the shores of Sunset Lake. Hugs are given and tears are shed, but the most powerful part of the night is the words that are spoken. Danny Fier said it perfectly, with all of camp sitting before him, and the […]

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  • The Person I Want To Be

    For many of our staff, deciding what summer plans align best with their career goals and future plans is a challenge they are faced with summer after summer. Internships, school commitments and job opportunities can make the decision to return to camp a more difficult one, but the beautiful thing is that Camp Tel Noar […]

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  • Bunk Bonding At Any Age

    We laughed a LOT, sharing stories about summers past, as we diligently planned for the summer that lays ahead. The eight of us sat together, pajamas and all, with snacks strewn about, until the late hours of the night. Sounds familiar, right? Like a late night of antics with your bunk sitting in your best friends area, flashlights in hand, 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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