Adam's Summer Updates

Decision 2019

Yesterday was a picture-perfect camp morning. Weather wise, things could not have been more ideal. With temperatures in the low 80s, a smooth lake for our waterskiers, and crystal-clear sunshine, it was the kind of day that is the setting in all of our minds when we think SUMMER.  All of our activity areas, from…

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Special Interest

Greetings from camp,  One of my absolute favorite aspects of this place is the diversity of interests that our kids hold, and the ability of our staff to be creative and cater to these.  This amazing variance was on full display last night during our Special Interest evening activity.  Special Interest is a program in…

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Flipping the script…

Greetings from Camp… Is the following scene as common in your home as it is in mine? Setting: A winter morning. Temperature readings are appropriate for a winter morning and you are appropriately dressed for a winter morning. Your bleary-eyed son appears in the kitchen wearing shorts and an ultra-thin dri-fit t-shirt. Responsible and Committed…

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Staying Regular (not THAT kind of regular….Sheesh people, I know it’s camp, but come on!)

Yesterday was a pretty darn regular day here at camp.  We had a regular wake up, regular meals, regular projects, and a regular schedule. In fact, this whole first week of camp is filled with by and large regular days.  (Sheesh Kaplan…here we are just four days into camp and you are already out of…

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Deja Vu

Greetings from Camp! If you have been a regular reader of these updates for the past 16 years, you will know what to expect today, the day after the first full day of camp.  Without a doubt, I will touch on how I am really surprised about how quickly the boys seem to have become…

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PS.

And now the LaGuardia kids have arrived……So GAME REALLY ON!!!

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GAME ON!!!

The logistics of it are incredible. Think about it, over the course of a mere three hours camp goes from a relatively empty 77 acres of land to a place filled with screams, laughter, and PURE ENERGY! But getting from empty to energy is no easy task. It was the result of over 30 airline…

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