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  • To sleep-away camp ... perchance to dream

    By Sharon Duke Estroff

    February 22, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Going to overnight camp for the first time. It is -- in many circles -- a Jewish rite of passage. Unlike becoming a bar or bat mitzvah, however, the perfect timing for transitioning from day camper to overnight camper is not preordained; on the contrary, it can vary significantly...
  • Camp Helps Teens Strengthen Identity

    By Sharon Schatz Rosenthal

    August 21, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    When I grew up in the outskirts of Philadelphia in the early 1980s, going to a Jewish overnight camp meant spending eight weeks in the Poconos with a bunch of pampered girls with last names like Greenberg, Cohen and Leibman.

    The religious part of camp included Friday night services,...

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