Author: Ellen

  • Fresh Faces for 2017: Introducing Our New Head Counselors

      Summer is on its way! Camp Pembroke is already brimming with excitement and fresh energy. Please join me in welcoming our 2017 Head Counselors, three wonderful women whom some of you may know already! The Head Counselor role is central to how we build community and integrate campers into bunk life at Camp Pembroke. As […]

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  • Role Models and Mensches at Camp Pembroke

    We were so thrilled to find out that one of our young campers, Aliya, decided to generously donated a portion of her weekly allowance for many months to Camp Pembroke, her summer home which she loves. She is donating part of her allowance in honor of her counselors and older campers; her role models. In […]

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  • Where Magic Happens: Reflections on 13 Years of Summer Camp

    At Camp Pembroke, the Bat Mitzvah tradition (for those who have spent 13 summers at Camp Pembroke) signifies the 13 year commitment to camp, to the campers, and to the role that Pembroke has played in their development into the women they have become. It accentuates that commitment and acknowledges the connection that these women […]

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  • Food, Glorious Food!

      Meet Paul Henricksen, our new Head Chef! Chef Paul is determined to give our girls nutritious, delicious meals to sustain their energy and joy all summer. Our camp takes great care with food: our kitchen is Kosher, we provide a salad bar at every lunch and dinner, and we make sure that campers and […]

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  • Welcome Our New Staff!

    I am very excited to be able to add four very special people to our head staff team at Camp Pembroke!  I can’t wait for you to meet all of them, and I know that each of them brings their own very special talent to our group!  Marissa Zwelling will be working primarily with Sue […]

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