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How Are Camp & NFTY Home to You? 0

How Are Camp & NFTY Home to You?

Posted on Aug 8, 2019 in From the Blog

By Ruben Arquilevich, VP of Camps, NFTY and Immersives for Union for Reform Judaism During my recent travels to various camps in my new role working with URJ camps, NFTY, and year-round retreats in North...

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Lost & Found After 7 Summers 0

Lost & Found After 7 Summers

Posted on Aug 2, 2019 in From the Blog

Follow the path of a a little boy and a Frisbee. Seven years ago, a camper lost something precious to him while playing Frisbee golf. Fast forward to today. Songleader Arie describes how often in life, things that are important to us find their ways back into our lives.

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Returning to Our Shelter of Peace 0

Returning to Our Shelter of Peace

Posted on Aug 2, 2019 in From the Blog

Rabbi Young of B'nai Tzedek reflects on a beautiful day at Porter Creek, where he found bright green shoots defying the blackened stumps on the hills, reminding the world that Camp Newman will be back in this space again.

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Mourning in Community at Camp 0

Mourning in Community at Camp

Posted on Jul 25, 2019 in From the Blog

By Zoe Steiner, CIT (Counselor in Training) It’s not something we like to talk about. Even when we try, the words catch in our throats and often don’t find their way out. It creeps up on us when...

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