Entries by Liba

Visiting Day & Chof Av & Talmid Hashavua

After an incredible Shabbos, campers were preparing to greet their guests on our second visiting day of the season. Thanks to all the family and guests that made the trip up to our beautiful home here in La Minerve. On a glorious sunny day, families enjoyed meeting the staff, seeing the bunks and grounds, partaking […]

In house E & Upcoming visiting day

After an amazing day of sports, learning classes, and water activities, all departments were seated in the shul for another in house E. The Hypnotist had us all at the edge of our seats wondering “how did he do that”?? Preparations are underway for another amazing Shabbos here in the Rebbe’s camp. Looking forward to […]

Tips & Section C Chinese event

Campers returned from the trips excited and exhausted- ready to be served a late dinner of chicken wings and couscous, ABC soup, salad, and the sweetest cantaloupe! Grade 5 had an amazing trip to Ottawa! They got to watch the “changing of the guards”, tour the mint, and many other stops along the way. Grade […]

Trips, trips and more trips & 15 Av dance night!

The trips continue along with all the onsite activity and excitement! Grade 6 went trampolining yesterday and grade 7 went white water rafting in shifts. They all returned to join for supper of meatballs and spaghetti along with salad and sweet cantaloupe. Last night, campers enjoyed a special Tu-B’av edition of dance night- along with […]

Staff play & Trips Begin after the nine days

Last night was the grand outdoor staff play. It started off with an introduction to the story with a helicopter landing in camp before night fall, followed by a long performance lasting into the night. The backdrops, stages, lighting and sound system all contributed to the excitement and professionalism of the performance, enjoyed by every […]

Shabbos Nachamu & Talmid Hashavua

Shabbos Nachamu was celebrated to its fullest! The Chayos, and spirit throughout shabbos was amazing, along with the Mishnayon bal Peh, Seder Niggunim and of course Shmaryunki!   Sunday brought a sunny brisk day – filled with great sports and activity.   Excitement is in the air, as all campers and staff await the grand-staff-outdoor-play, […]

Tisha B’av & Shabbbos Nachamu

It was a meaningful and smooth Tisha b’av in camp! Throughout the fast we had campers’ skits, Eicha and of course meals for the campers. The Reptizoo staff and animals once again visited camp, to help entertain our campers over the fast; introducing them to the most interesting reptiles they’ve ever seen. The two-shift presentation […]

In house entertainment & sports drafts

Now that our new campers have settled in, the second month has taken off with a bang, with nonstop activity.  Last night all departments of the camp gathered on top of the hill for an amazing bike show! The stunts were incredible, and the spirit was soring! Following a delicious dinner of fish fillet, veggies […]

Talmid Hashavuah and Talmid Hachodesh

We are pleased to share the names of the boys that were chosen as the Talmid Hashavua for the last week of the first session, as well as Talmid Hachodesh! Lots of Nachas from these hardworking boys!   Talmid Hashavuah Parshas Devarim א’ Tzvi Itkin ב’ Nosson Deitsch ג’ Yisroel Bluming ד’ Boruch Weber ה’ […]

The end and the beginning

First session came to an end with a lively award ceremony, followed by a mini banquet with lots of song and cheer! It was hard to say goodbye to the departing campers as they boarded the buses to the airport, Montreal and NY. Simultaneously, the buses rolled in from Toronto, Montreal, NY and the airport […]