• Balak: Building Praise-Worthy Communities

    Mah Tovu is a beloved piece of liturgy, words that have been set to countless tunes to open tefilah and set the tone of a service. These words are pulled from this week’s Torah portion, Balak, and they are a blessing given to the Israelite people by the diviner Balaam. In translation, the text reads, […]


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  • Fight Song 2019!!

    Watch all the clips from Fight Song 2019, including Bonim Boys, this year's champs!


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  • Torah at CLC: Chukat: Perseverance Even Without Promise

    by Chelsea Feuchs, Assistant Limud Director As a kid, I played softball in the town rec league and my dad helped coach the team. Twice a week we would go out to a local field and he would hit grounders, fly balls, and line drives to the team as we practiced catching. At first the […]


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  • Staff Training at CLC: Making a Summer that Lasts a Lifetime

    Peel back they layers and have a look at how Crane Lake Camp builds a Summer that Lasts a Lifetime.


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  • Katie’s Ark

    We don't need another flood to gather the animals... Come explore Katie's ark and see what the campers learn to care for at the CLC Zoo.


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  • Torah at CLC: Korach and Justice Models

    by Chelsea Feuchs, Assistant Limud Director This week’s Torah portion is Korach and, to be honest, it’s diffuclt to explain to young campers. Essentially, a man named Korach instigates a rebellion against Moses and, as a result, is swallowed up by the earth along with his biggest supporters. The punishment is swift and brutal, and […]


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  • Pupdate!!

    Breaking News!! This Summer 2019, Crane Lake Camp has adopted 4 amazing puppies to live at the bubble with us. They are all three months old. They are all cuddly, beautiful and more importantly, they are looking for a forever home. Campers may enter their names into a raffle and with permission from their parents, […]


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  • Daily Bubble 2019

    The 2019 Daily Bubble is in the works and will be posted after our first Bubble Reporters have completed their reporting!   The Daily Bubble 5th June The Daily Bubble 7th June The Daily Bubble 8th June The Daily Bubble 10th June The Daily Bubble 12th June


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  • Kesher College is Open for Summer!!

    During staff week, we host Yom Limud, a day of Jewish learning for all staff members with our rabbis, cantors, and educators from our congregations. This year, staff became students at Kesher College, a marvelous Jewish learning institution featuring unrivaled faculty from all over the Northeast! The program felt so real we thought you might […]


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  • Torah at CLC: Beha’alotcha, Igniting Flames

    by Chelsea Feuchs, Assistant Limud Director In this week’s Torah portion, Beha’alotcha, God instructs the High Priest Aaron on how to light ceremonial lamps. He is told to “raise light” to the candles, a somewhat odd phrase that invites further commentary. The great sage Rashi expounds upon these words, saying “the lamplighter must hold the […]


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