Monthly Archives:July 2012

  • Passion on Display: Alumni Make our Camps Special!

    The three Cohen Camps were founded with the vision of children spending summers living Jewishly in an environment filled with spirit, community and sisterhood. The basis for our founding has been continued in great part as a result of our dedicated and loyal alumni across all three camps.  The scope of the dedication runs the […]

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  • More on Our Jewish Values – Commitments #6 to #10 Explained

    In articulating our Jewish purpose in the manner of our 10 Commitments we have created a language that helps focus and guide us through the rhythms of planning and running our camps. In my previous posts I explained in general the core values that makes our camps – Pembroke, Tel Noar and Tevya – Jewish […]

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  • Shabbat at Pembroke

      Our second Shabbat was full of energy and spirit.  We had a beautiful night on the lake with the sun shining and our girls voices carrying throughout the cove. Shabbat is one of the most magical experiences at camp and our campers are a large part of what makes it so wonderful.  The girls […]

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  • Our Jewish Values – Commitments #1 to #5 Explained

    We have always considered our camps (Pembroke, Tel Noar and Tevya) to be involved in the informal Jewish education business (shh, don’t tell the campers). This began with my grandparents, Eli and Bessie, who believed that Jewish education in all of its forms was an important means to strengthening the Jewish community. In this, and […]

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