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June 19, 2019

A Surprise Guest!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 19, 2019

A Surprise Guest!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 19, 2019

Another Busy Day, but with Robots!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 19, 2019

Another Busy Day, but with Robots!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

Our First Full Day!!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

Our First Full Day!!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

Today’s the Day!!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

Today’s the Day!!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

One More Sleep!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

One More Sleep!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

The First Song Session of the Summer!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 17, 2019

The First Song Session of the Summer!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 13, 2019

Inclusivity and Support Training

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 13, 2019

Inclusivity and Support Training

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 12, 2019

First Flagpole of the Summer!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 12, 2019

First Flagpole of the Summer!

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 11, 2019

Kirshner Family Weekend Recap

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 11, 2019

Kirshner Family Weekend Recap

BY Pamela Nestor

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June 7, 2019

Head Staff Training Begins!

BY Pam Nestor

Our leadership team arrived last Thursday and what an incredible week we’ve had. When we assembled in the pavilion for the first time, the group was full of energy as camp-friends were reunited and new staff were introduced. We opened…

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June 7, 2019

Head Staff Training Begins!

BY Pam Nestor

Our leadership team arrived last Thursday and what an incredible week we’ve had. When we assembled in the pavilion for the first time, the group was full of energy as camp-friends were reunited and new staff were introduced. We opened…

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May 3, 2019

Staff Training and Staff Care – We’re All In

BY Aaron Cantor

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May 3, 2019

Staff Training and Staff Care – We’re All In

BY Aaron Cantor

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April 29, 2019

EKC Receives Generous, Staff-Focused Donation

BY Aaron Cantor and Rachael Speck

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April 29, 2019

EKC Receives Generous, Staff-Focused Donation

BY Aaron Cantor and Rachael Speck

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April 4, 2019

Cape, Spandex, Briefcase

BY Aaron Cantor

On any given day, Camp is either changing rapidly, or staying the same. With over 100 summers under our belt, EKC has changed so much - the physical location, the programs, the people and even the name. Yet, so much…

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April 4, 2019

Cape, Spandex, Briefcase

BY Aaron Cantor

On any given day, Camp is either changing rapidly, or staying the same. With over 100 summers under our belt, EKC has changed so much - the physical location, the programs, the people and even the name. Yet, so much…

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March 22, 2019

Introducing EKC’s Revamped Outdoor Education Program, Tiyulim!

BY Brooks Weaver

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March 22, 2019

Introducing EKC’s Revamped Outdoor Education Program, Tiyulim!

BY Brooks Weaver

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March 11, 2019

The Jewish Experiential Experience at Summer Camp!

BY Alex Malanych

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March 11, 2019

The Jewish Experiential Experience at Summer Camp!

BY Alex Malanych

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February 27, 2019

21st Century Inclusion at JCC Camps

BY Rachael Speck

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February 27, 2019

21st Century Inclusion at JCC Camps

BY Rachael Speck

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February 20, 2019

Why Screen Free at EKC?

BY Rachael Speck

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February 20, 2019

Why Screen Free at EKC?

BY Rachael Speck

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February 14, 2019

How Parents Can Get the Most Out of Camp

BY Aaron Cantor

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February 14, 2019

How Parents Can Get the Most Out of Camp

BY Aaron Cantor

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February 7, 2019

“So, what makes EKC different from all these other camps?”

BY Rachael Speck

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February 7, 2019

“So, what makes EKC different from all these other camps?”

BY Rachael Speck

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January 31, 2019

Becoming More Independent at Camp

BY Aaron Cantor

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January 31, 2019

Becoming More Independent at Camp

BY Aaron Cantor

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January 23, 2019

How Camp Prepares You for Life’s Journeys

BY Rachael Speck

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January 23, 2019

How Camp Prepares You for Life’s Journeys

BY Rachael Speck

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January 17, 2019

When Will I know My Kid Is Ready?

BY Aaron Cantor

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January 17, 2019

When Will I know My Kid Is Ready?

BY Aaron Cantor

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January 10, 2019

The Myth of Homesickness

BY Rachael Speck

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January 10, 2019

The Myth of Homesickness

BY Rachael Speck

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January 3, 2019

Your child’s great summer is our great summer.

BY Aaron Cantor

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January 3, 2019

Your child’s great summer is our great summer.

BY Aaron Cantor

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November 27, 2018

EKC First Day

BY Aaron Cantor

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November 27, 2018

EKC First Day

BY Aaron Cantor

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November 21, 2018

The Centers of Our Communities, Every Day

BY Rachael Speck

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November 21, 2018

The Centers of Our Communities, Every Day

BY Rachael Speck

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October 19, 2018

New Leadership Team at Emma Kaufmann Camp

BY JCC Team

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October 19, 2018

New Leadership Team at Emma Kaufmann Camp

BY JCC Team

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September 9, 2018

An Exciting Year Ahead

BY Rachael Speck

Rosh Hashanah presents us with an opportunity to reflect on ourselves and think about what we want for the upcoming year. One of the prayers we say on Rosh Hashanah is that the entire world will come to a deep…

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September 9, 2018

An Exciting Year Ahead

BY Rachael Speck

Rosh Hashanah presents us with an opportunity to reflect on ourselves and think about what we want for the upcoming year. One of the prayers we say on Rosh Hashanah is that the entire world will come to a deep…

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August 17, 2018

The Magic of Camp Continues

BY Rachael Speck

On Tuesday, August 7, camp ended.  After the buses pulled away, camp was quiet.  There was an eerie, sad feeling as I looked around at empty cabins, a still lake, and a bare flagpole.  I enjoy my quiet meals in…

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August 17, 2018

The Magic of Camp Continues

BY Rachael Speck

On Tuesday, August 7, camp ended.  After the buses pulled away, camp was quiet.  There was an eerie, sad feeling as I looked around at empty cabins, a still lake, and a bare flagpole.  I enjoy my quiet meals in…

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August 5, 2018

First Experience & Final Memories

BY Rachael Speck

Do you remember the very first time you spent the night away from your parents?  Away from your own house.  Away from your own bed.  For our First Experience campers, this week is that first time.  This week is full of firsts for these…

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August 5, 2018

First Experience & Final Memories

BY Rachael Speck

Do you remember the very first time you spent the night away from your parents?  Away from your own house.  Away from your own bed.  For our First Experience campers, this week is that first time.  This week is full of firsts for these…

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