Entries by Liba

Best in Learning Class Week 2 & Hanochas Tefillin

Once again, we are happy to share the list of campers that excelled in learning class over the past week. Lots of Nachas! Mazel tov to campers celebrating their Hanochas Tefillin in camp with family  and friends. Mazel Tov to the Cousins, Katz and Kaller families. Lots of Chassidishe Nachas. ­­­­­­­Shiur תלמיד השבוע חייל השבוע […]

Amazing Visiting Day BH

Thanks to all the families that made the long trip up to camp yesterday. Worth the trip! The weather could not have been better, as families enjoyed their time on the beautiful CGI grounds. Our guests enjoyed the inflatable activities brought to camp in their honor, and of course the canteen, the playground; and just being together […]

Another Great Shabbos!

Shabbos was amazing here in CGI! Friday night spirit was amazing, Rabbi B. Mockin sang for our campers, and the head counselors did a great job and leading the farbrengen / seudah. Shabbos afternoon, after the seudah, Rabbi Wagner farbrenged with the campers in the dining room. Motzei shabbos our staff were treated to a […]

Staff night out!

Yesterday, the sky cleared just when we were ready to get on the playing fields. After a few small rain showers, the sun came out just in time for our campers to enjoy an amazing afternoon of great sports and water activities. Our hardworking, devoted staff were treated to an evening out, while the head […]

Section C Salad night & In house Hypnotist

Last night was quite exciting here in camp! The entire camp filled the shul for a great show put up by Hypnotist Alan Ferlan. Staff volunteered and campers cheered and laughed; was quite entertaining and exciting.  Campers  returned to their bunks after an amazing show and an amazing day BH. Section C had a special […]

Welcome Masmidim & Section C Trip

CGI is honored to welcome Rabbi Wagner along with his talmidim as our masmidim in camp. Looking forward to a season a learning on our wonderful grounds iyh! Lots of Hatzlacha! Section C returned last night after an amazing trip. The section was split in half, half went to rope course, and the other half […]

Grade trips continue & Staff Appreciation

Section A were out of camp yesterday for their amazing grade trip to Rock-climbing Horizon. Their trip started off with a picnic lunch, followed by some really good climbing and finished off with a trip to Pizza- Pita for pizza, fries and ice cream. Campers returned to camp all smiles after an amazing outing bh. […]

Best in learning classes!

We are pleased to share our list of campers that excelled in learning class the first week of camp.”Talmid hashavuah” are campers that were chosen as being the best in the class for the week, and “Chayal hashavuo” have shown great progress. Lots of nachas! We look forward to share good news about your son here in […]

Grade 6 trip & Section C sports drafts & Email reminder

Grade 6 had an amazing trip yesterday to “bouncing”. If your son had calling day on Sunday and is in grade 6, his calling will be rescheduled for this afternoon iyh (Monday). Today, section A and  Grade 5 are leaving on a trip. Any bunks that are scheduled to call today, and will be out […]

Special Shabbos Gimmel Tammuz & Visiting Day Bus

Our first Shabbos in camp was very special.  Rabbi Shimi Weinbaum graced us with his presence over Shabbos and farbrenged with every section of camp several times. Rabbi Weinbaum spoke in each dining room and shul, inspiring us all with stories and teachings of the Rebbe. The staff farbrengen was well attended and enjoyed.  Thank you Rabbi Weinbaum […]