Working as a lifeguard is my favorite part of being at camp. From teaching swim lessons to leading chugim such as water polo, to getting close with the rest of the team, I love every moment. I return to camp for my campers, and to see everyone’s smiles as they splash into ...
My favorite times as a counselor are those when I am hanging out with the campers during downtime. When I was a camper, I remember how much I loved when my counselors took a genuine interest in me and spent quality time getting to know me.
Posted November 2, 2018
I fancy myself as someone with diverse interests. On social media, I try to follow varied topics, sources, and organizations to have a well-rounded view of what’s happening in the world. Sports, politics, culture, religion, and food are all some of my common hits. But Saturday night, when I looked at my phone, there was ...Read More
Posted November 1, 2018
Dear Friends of Capital Camps,
A few days have passed since the horrific tragedy that took 11 innocent lives in Pittsburgh. We join those around the country – and around the world – in mourning those who lost their lives and in thinking about the loved ones left behind. We wish continued healing to those ...
Posted October 5, 2018
“And there was evening, and there was morning. And God saw that this was good.” Tomorrow, as we prepare to begin the Torah cycle yet again, we will read these prolific words, some of the first that we learn in Hebrew school, Day school, or even at camp. They are, of course, the beginning of ...Read More