Author: Allison Blonder

  • Camp Vs. The Internship… Why Not Both?

    This spring marks the second year of participation for Camp Pembroke in the Onward-Israel Start Up Intern, an internship program for summer camp staff, provided by the Foundation for Jewish Camp and Onward Israel.  The Cohen Camps piloted this program for camp counselors last spring, when we collectively sent 11 Cohen Camps counselors as participants.  […]

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  • What’s Up With Electives?

    Elective Sign-Up is a BIG. DEAL. Ask any veteran ‘Brokie and they’ll agree! So what can you look forward to this summer?   Well there are all of our favorites, of course: Water sports: The most requested of the electives, water sports has plenty of options. From Waterskiing to Sailing, and even Stand Up Paddle […]

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  • The BIG PICTURE at Camp

    Memories of laughter, friendships, and the true sisterhood that make Camp Pembroke our summer home can become less vivid during the winter months- while many of us endure 100+ inches of snow and months of below-freezing temperatures. So you can imagine how happy it makes us to hear from our camp families and their daughters, […]

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  • S’more Than Just Memories

    Or How Valuable The Camp Experience Is For Your Child! Written by Ellen Felcher, Director of Camp Pembroke. Check out her bio to learn more about her! I have been at Camp Pembroke for 17 years now – 5 as Program Director, and I am now entering my 12th season as Director.  In that time, […]

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  • Five Reasons You Just CAN’T Beat An All-Girls Jewish Camp!

    Interested in summer camp? Know someone else who is interested? Feel as if you can’t explain how WONDERFUL going to an all-girls camp is? Look no further! We’ve done it for you with just five simple reasons.   Fun: Being around just girls gives you a chance to “let your hair down” without worrying about […]

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