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.
My cabin, Mt. Meron has been like a family. We go to aquatics, meals and the farm. We always have fun wherever, whenever!
Posted March 6, 2015
Yesterday, we celebrated the holiday of Purim and the remarkable story of how a young woman saved the Jewish people. It is a celebration full of fun and revelry. When we take off the masks, though, the story of Purim is actually terrifying. Purim reminds us of our vulnerability in the world. At one ...
Posted February 27, 2015
Since 2005, the Foundation for Jewish Camp has partnered with the Summation Research Group on the design and implementation of Camper Satisfaction Insights (CSI). This past summer, 71 Jewish overnight camps across North America, including Capital camps, participated in the CSI. At the end of each session this summer, we invited families to complete the online survey ...Read More
Posted February 19, 2015
The winter months at camp provide our facility staff the dedicated time to improve camp — sometimes with large, highly visible changes, like the new benches and shaded covers for the amphitheater, which were completed during the winter of 2013-14. Other times, the improvements are smaller and less visible, but provide the same large impact ...Read More