Campers had so much fun learning all about Seder Moed and the chagim in camp this week! Chinuch was paired with other camp activities such as Nagarut (woodworking) where campers made bencher holders! The eidot also had an incredible time on all their trips, including tubing, Urban Air, Van Saun Park, The Beast,
The children of Gan Yaldneu Tots celebrated July Fourth with lots of red, white and blue. Each child enjoyed walking through the school making noise with the instruments they made. They danced to all different American songs and finished off the week having a July Fourth Shabbat party.
Camp 613 loves to ice skate! This weekly activity (twice a week for grades one through eight, and weekly for the preschoolers) is a favorite amongst all ages. Campers have an opportunity to do free skate, instructional skate, play ice hockey and, at times, a dance party on the ice even breaks out! What a fun, cool
Another incredible week has passed at Camp Summer Playland. Juniors used their strength and muscle to climb high at High Exposure. Teens used their artistic talents to create delicious flower pots. Third graders enjoyed ice cream cones during their first overnight with Morah Sara.
For summer 2019, Camp Al Haderech started a brand new program! Al Haderech MAX takes their regular travel camp to maximum levels. Girls, grades four to eight, enjoyed the first week on the four day overnight to Western Pennsylvania. They visited Pittsburgh, Punxatauny and so many other interesting places. The many
By the time you finally reach retirement, you’ll have already spent decades preparing, planning, and investing in your future retirement fund. But just because you hit your financial goals early doesn’t mean that you can slack off. Even in retirement, it’s crucial that you stay diligent and on top of your finances.
Now that summer is in full swing, everyone is heading into the great outdoors for fun and fitness. For children, nothing is more appropriate for summer than taking a bicycle ride out for an afternoon adventure. Children get important cardiovascular exercise from bicycle riding, as well as a chance to experience the
One of my favorite eruvin, with which I help nationwide, is the eruv created in Champaign-Urbana. Rav Shlomo and Rabbanit Ahava Schachter serve as the Orthodox Union’s JLIC couple on campus at the University of Illinois Champaign Urbana (home of the famous Fighting Illini) and work tirelessly to enhance Orthodox Jewish life on
As in numerous readings of past weeks, we find the message left by our haftarah to be taught by both comparison and contrast. In our parsha of Korach we read of the rebellion led by Korach (actually by two separate groups) against the leadership of Moshe and Aharon respectively, just as