I’ve been coming to camp for 7 years and I love it because Maccabiah is the one time every year that kids from all ages come together and aim towards one goal.
One of my favorite parts of the camp was the farm. I liked seeing the flowers, chickens and food. I got to chase around the chickens which was so fun. I also got to pull the weeds with my cabin mates so we could plant food.
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 ...
Posted October 26, 2017
I don’t usually like driving. The traffic, the waiting, the stop lights. Not for me. But, every so often, I have the privilege of driving from Washington D.C. to camp. Weaving through the beautiful Catoctin mountains is such a treat at any time of year, but especially this one. As I headed up US-15 just ...Read More