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…Read More Decision 2019
June 26, 2019
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…Read More Special Interest
June 24, 2019
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…Read More Flipping the script…
June 22, 2019
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…Read More Staying Regular (not THAT kind of regular….Sheesh people, I know it’s camp, but come on!)
June 20, 2019
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…Read More Deja Vu
June 18, 2019
And now the LaGuardia kids have arrived……So GAME REALLY ON!!!Read More PS.
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…Read More GAME ON!!!
June 18, 2018
Greetings from Camp! Just a quick note to let you know that all of the buses have arrived at camp safe and sound! There were some delays because of weather, but as ever, it all worked out…. I am headed down to the Rec Hall for some classic first night spaghetti! Will write more later.…Read More The Gang’s All Here!
June 16, 2018
Be sure to check here every other day starting on June 18 to read about the happenings up here at Camp!Read More UPDATES COMING SOON!
July 1, 2014
One of the things that I am most proud of as I get the opportunity to serve as one of the stewards of this wonderful 86 year old institution is the sense of tradition that exists here. I love that we sit on the same chairs and eat at the same tables that have been…Read More Wimbledon