Entries by Liba

Thanks for visiting

Thanks for the wonderful, packed visiting day! Campers were really happy to swing right back into camp mode. Section C were off on their trip yesterday with half of the campers enjoying rope course, and the others paintball shooting. Camper had a great day of sports and water activities and of course learning classes. Mazel […]

Visiting day today!

After a lively, inspiring Shabbos , we look forward to greeting our family and friends here in camp today, Sunday, July 9, 2017. Schedule reminder: Line up 1:00 pm, Lunch 1:30 PM, Visiting hours: 2:00-6:00 pm, Learning classes: 6:30 pm Please view the visiting day email for more details. Safe travels!

Yud Beis Tammuz

After a sunny day of sports (see pictures) and great activities, we celebrated Yud Beis with a big farbrengen in the dining room following supper last night. Staff were treated to their very own farbrengen with Rabbi Zaltsman. Mazel Tov to Dovber Laufer upon his bar mitzvah, celebrated here in camp this morning with his […]

In House E & Section C Mivtzah Hatomim

After a great day of sports wearing our new CGI color coded league caps, and lots of lake activities, CGI enjoyed our second amazing in-house-E! Mr. Russel, coming all the way from Virginia had us at the edge of seats with his fascinating mind reading and exciting sword swallowing show! Our masmidim took a brief […]

Never a dull moment!

Under a sunny sky, campers enjoyed a great day on the lake! In the meantime grade 5 were out for their “grade trip” to enjoy bowling followed by Darkzone lazer tag! Campers enjoyed the packed day off camp grounds and returned late to enjoy a delicious meatball & spaghetti dinner and join the rest of […]

Section A Grade Trip and more

Section A (bunk Alef – Vov, grades 3 & 4) had a great trip yesterday to Isaute – where campers enjoyed lots of climbing and jumping. They returned to camp just in time to join us for a delicious schnitzel dinner – thoroughly enjoyed by all! Much thanks to our amazing chef, Yisroel Turk for […]

What a day!

CGI warmly welcomes Rabbi Wagner and his yeshiva to camp. Our Masmidim are a constant example for all of us. We look forward to a very successful program iyh. Under partially sunny skies campers enjoyed a great day of activities; sports, boating and all the rest. The lake beamed with color as campers enjoyed a […]

Visiting Day Bus

We look forward to greeting visitors to camp on Sunday July 9 for our first visiting day. Hymans bus service will be providing visitors with a round trip bus service from New York. Please contact Hymans directly for all details; time, location, price etc. at: (718) 387-2114 or  (514) 271 6627

First Shabbos In Camp

The first Shabbos in CGI proved to be as exciting as expected. Each meal turned into a warm lively Farbrengen, led by our head counselors and enjoyed by all. Campers were enjoying the stories, Divrei Torah and of course Nigunim sung in Great Spirit! On Motze Shabbos section C were intensely involved in the drafting […]

Sending Emails To A Camper – Important

We are happy to distribute your emails daily, however we really need them sorted by bunk. Please be sure your email includes the correct bunk number (included on the bunk list email sent to all parents). Please understand, if the bunk number is not correct we cannot guarantee proper delivery. Thanks so much. Good Shabbos. […]