Category: Jewish

  • Walking Sightless Among Miracles on Shabbat

    Last summer, I began my own Camp Pembroke journey. As we get ready for Summer 2018, I think back to last year’s staff training. That first afternoon with the full cadre of counselors gathered, we went around in a circle to answer “What are you most looking forward to about camp?” So many of the […]

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  • Chag Sameach!

    Passover is one of my favorite Jewish holidays.  I love sharing the Pesach meal with family as we re-live the story of the Exodus bringing the Jews from Egypt. Passover also brings out, for me, the strength and values of our Camp Pembroke sisterhood. The Passover story reminds us what it is to be a […]

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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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