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  • Camp fair pitches many tents

    By Elyse Glickman

    February 12, 2014 | 4:31 pm

    If there’s anything the upcoming “Summer Days” camp fair proves, it’s that day camps are as diverse as the kids who attend them. 

    The second annual fair — featuring more than 50 day camps from 30 ZIP codes — takes place Feb. 23 at Stephen S. Wise Temple in Bel Air from 1-4 p.m....

  • Camp advice for parents: FAQs

    by Joel Charnick

    February 12, 2014 | 4:15 pm

    Every year in the months prior to the beginning of camp, I get numerous phone calls from parents who have a variety of concerns about sending their children to camp for the first time. If you’re one of these parents, allow me to offer some advice.

    First of all, know that you are...

  • 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy combines science, shabbos

    by Claudia Boyd-Barrett

    February 12, 2014 | 4:12 pm

    The traditional Jewish summer camp experience isn’t for every kid. While some children thrive on outdoor activities, athletics, and arts and crafts, others have specialized interests that don’t often show up in the program of a typical sleep-away camp. 

    That’s the conclusion the...

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  • 6 Points Sci-Tech Academy combines science, shabbos

    by Claudia Boyd-Barrett

    February 12, 2014 | 4:02 pm

    The traditional Jewish summer camp experience isn’t for every kid. While some children thrive on outdoor activities, athletics, and arts and crafts, others have specialized interests that don’t often show up in the program of a typical sleep-away camp. 

    That’s the conclusion the...

  • BunkConnect program offering bargains for first-time campers

    by Julie Wiener, JTA

    February 11, 2014 | 10:21 am

    Think Expedia or Hotels.com or countless other vacation discount finders online, but instead to connect kids to Jewish camps.

    The Foundation for Jewish Camp announced Monday that it is piloting a new program this summer offering first-time campers from middle- and lower-income...

  • More options for modern Orthodox campers

    by Rachel Wizenfeld, Contributing Writer

    February 27, 2013 | 9:05 am

    Camp Judah West, which has run travel and sports camps in West Los Angeles for the past four years, has procured a rental location near San Diego and is organizing a five-week summer camp session based on the ideals of Jewish camping, Zionism and Torah. 

    Targeting Modern Orthodox...

  • Jewish summer camps: Director’s cut

    JointMedia News Service

    April 9, 2012 | 11:44 am

    At age 8, when Molly Hott stepped off the bus to complete her first summer of overnight camp, she told her parents she was going to “do this forever.”

    She wasn’t kidding. Hott spent the next 14 years of her life as a camper, waitress, bunk counselor, group leader, events...

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