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Camp Through the Generations: A Family Tradition

Camp Through the Generations: A Family Tradition

Monday, December 5, 2022
Category: Alumni, History, Why Camp?

If you’ve ever sent your child to summer camp or thought about doing so, you may not realize that you…

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Ways To Think About Gratitude This Thanksgiving

Ways To Think About Gratitude This Thanksgiving

Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Category: Holidays, Why Camp?

Every Thanksgiving marks nearly a year’s worth of life experiences and world events, and every year feels different, in good…

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Help Your Child Transition From Summer Camp To School

Help Your Child Transition From Summer Camp To School

Friday, September 2, 2022
Category: Why Camp?

As a parent bringing your child home from summer camp, you might be tempted to metaphorically dust your hands and…

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1902 Society Appreciation Day

1902 Society Appreciation Day

Friday, August 5, 2022
Category: Alumni, Giving

Members of the 1902 Society shared messages on why they were grateful to Camp.

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Why Jewish Summer Camps Are Important for Kids and Teens

Why Jewish Summer Camps Are Important for Kids and Teens

Friday, June 10, 2022
Category: Why Camp?

Every summer, parents send their children off to summer camp, and for good reason. Camp helps kids and teens make…

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Preparing for College Life with Sleepaway Camp

Preparing for College Life with Sleepaway Camp

Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Category: Why Camp?

Most parents think of sleepaway camp as an opportunity for their children to get fresh air, get exercise, get new…

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7 Ways Sleepaway Camp Builds Independence and Resilience in Kids

7 Ways Sleepaway Camp Builds Independence and Resilience in Kids

Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Category: Why Camp?

Every parent wants to raise resilient children. The good news is that kid’s brains are naturally better-equipped for learning adaptive…

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The Benefits of Sleepaway Camp During the Pandemic

The Benefits of Sleepaway Camp During the Pandemic

Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Category: Why Camp?

The pandemic has curtailed many of the interpersonal activities: in-person school, going to movie theaters, large events, holiday gatherings, and…

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Second Shabbat Highlights

Second Shabbat Highlights

Sunday, July 11, 2021
Category: Camp Events, Holidays, Program News

Campers and staff had a wonderful second Shabbat of the summer. One of the highlights was a full day without…

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What Happened When My Daughter Went to Sleepaway Camp for the First Time

What Happened When My Daughter Went to Sleepaway Camp for the First Time

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Category: Alumni, Camp Families, Why Camp?

This post by SLC alumna Nancy Johnson Horn, was originally posted on The Mama Maven blog. In 2019 I sent…

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