There are so many things I love about camp it’s hard to name just one. The sports are fun because you get to play hard and have fun with camp friends at the same time. Camp is fun because I get to express myself and live with people I don’t normally get to live with. ...
This is my 5th year at camp and I can’t really sum up camp in a few words. If I had to though, I would describe the mud course. The course is so much fun because there is a sense of unity. No matter if you like the mud course or not, everyone has fun ...
Posted November 30, 2017
When you have a dream, do you remember it when you wake up? Are your dreams exciting? Scary? A memory of what was? Or a possibility of what can be? I’ve been thinking a lot about dreams lately. We are in the midst of several Torah portions where dreams play a central role in plot ...Read More
Posted November 3, 2017
At the beginning of the most recent, “This American Life” radio show, Ira Glass (host), recounts an impressive experience he had on a cross-country flight. He tells the story of Anne, the pilot, who captivated the passengers’ attention with her comedic routine and whimsical approach to the pre-flight announcements. At the core of her remarks ...Read More
Posted October 27, 2017
We checked in with Rachel Sonenthal and Daniel Strauss, a Capital Camps couple
When did you attend Capital Camps?
We’ve almost lost count of all of the years we’ve spent at camp! Daniel went for 11 years starting in 1995, and I went for 13 years (I think!) starting in 1996 with a few ...