Tag: Rituals

  • Putting the “Special” in Special Programs: CTN Celebrates July 4th

    The sun rose on this fourth of July day, the first day we have woken up to a blue sky in what seems like weeks.  As the rest of the world celebrates the holiday in their usual way, we in the camp bubble partake in the July 4th festivities that have become a tradition as […]

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  • Warm Passover Greetings!

    Although there is still snow on the ground, with Passover’s “early” arrival I can’t help but think of Spring and everything it signifies.  The story of Passover reminds us to pause and take a look at where we have been, and to let that motivate us to move forward to where we want to be.  […]

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  • 100 DAYS UNTIL CAMP!

    100 Days Until Summer 2013 at Camp Tel Noar! from Cohen Camps on Vimeo. In the spirit of counting down only 100 days left until summer 2013, here are the top 100 things you should plan to do at camp…if you haven’t already done them yet! 1. Swim in the pool 2. Make a friendship […]

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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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