Entries by Liba

Eclipse & Packing and Banquet Day

Campers have been warned  very clearly about the risks and dangers involved with looking at the eclipse. IYH we will spend most of the day indoors – and when changing locations quickly, we are prepared to avoid the sun iyh. Looking forward to a safe packing day here in camp iyh. Following packing will be […]

Last Shabbos & Staff banquet & Eclipse

Our last Shabbos was quite memorable! All three Shabbos meals were quite lively, singing niggunim and lot of farewell camp songs. Last night the hardworking staff had their very own festive banquet. With a delicious menu the staff enjoyed a great program of grammon, songs, lots of good speakers and a warm good bye to […]

Grand trip & Return Transportation

Campers returned last night from their respective trips after an amazing grand trip bh. Section C had an incredible two day trip to Montreal with many stops along the way;  including restaurants, a hotel overnight stay, bowling, laser tag, jet boating, cruise, indoor race-go-karting, and ice skating. A trip never to be forgotten!  Sections A, […]

Grand Trip Day!

Color war came to an end last night with a smashing grand sing. Towards the end of the evening, they broke out the grand trip for today – to six-flags-La-Ronde amusement-park. Following davening and breakfast the buses are being loaded and ready to head out for a full day of fun in the amazing park […]

Color War & Section C grand trip

Color war continues with both teams “Boker” and “Erev” fiercely competing.  Last night, the plays illustrated the themes behind each team in a spectacular way. Another amazing day ahead as we prepare for the grand sing tonight. Section C is preparing to leave this morning on the grand-two-day-trip; to enjoy the sites and attractions Montreal […]

Shlomo Simcha Benshimon Concert

World Renowned Singer, Shlomo-Simcha enjoyed his audience more than ever. The concert that shook the shul last night was absolutely incredible! The staff outdid themselves at setting up the shul, with the lighting, balloon and stage arrangements, smoke machine and a great set of bleachers to enable each campers and staff member to feel part […]

Chof Av Rally & Classes Partake in the new Sefer Torah

Chof Av was  celebrated in camp with a staff Farbrengen with Rabbi Itkin from Montreal and a  special children’s rally in front of our very own 770 building! Shabbos was spectacular with lots of singing, fargrenging and tons of spirit! On Sunday many classes joined their learning teacher in filling in a letter in the […]

Action Packed Thursday

Thursday was an action packed day here in CGI! Section C had a late start as they recuperated from a smashing bunk war. They spent the rest of the day in an amazing waterpark followed by supper in the park – returning to camp last night. Section A used our boats as their means of […]

Overnight trip & Bunk War Ends

Campers returned to camp after an amazing trip to the waterpark, following the overnight; happy and tried. They were given time to catch up on some much needed sleep, and then had a regular day with activities on the lake and in the fields. Section C continued with their bunk-war ending it last night with […]

Overnights & Bunk war

After a delicious lunch of grill cheese and salad, campers rushed to their bunks to pack up for the grand overnight! Buses were loaded and they were off to the Saint Sauveur camp site. Under a clear starry sky, campers surrounded the fire, enjoying hot dogs, with lots of singing, stories and warmth! Early this […]