• One Camper’s Journey is a Communal Experience: Lech L’cha

    We speak of Abraham’s journey as the start of the unique covenantal relationship that we have inherited. Lech l’cha… it is a single journey, written in the singular as a command; but it is not taken alone. While God spoke to Abraham, he didn’t sojourn by himself. Sarah went with him and so did Lot.


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  • Crane Lake Camp…It’s Where I Want To Be

    Camp… I love that word, I love that place.


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  • Shabbat Snippets 8/15

    Our final Shabbat services of the summer were led by Nitzanim on Friday night and Olim on Saturday morning. The theme of Nitzanim’s service was Ahava, or love. Olim’s theme was taking our blessings home.


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  • This Week’s Jewish Value: Ahava

    The final Jewish Value of the summer is Ahava, or love. When at CLC, everywhere you look you see love. Whether it's campers passion for sports or the everlasting friendships, love it all around.


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  • Maccabia Day 4!

    Campers were excited as they received their events for the Apache Relay and headed to their locations. Apache was neck and neck the entire race but in the end white came to the finish line with the torch first.


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  • Alumni Day 2015

    Of all of the things that I expected might make me tear up on Alumni Day, I have to admit that I wasn’t expecting it to be a dance move called “the Bernie.”


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  • Maccabia Day 3!

    Waking up with the sun shining meant it was going to be a great day for some friendly competition.


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  • Maccabia Day 2!

    Day two of Maccabia was off to a rainy start. Everyone was feeling refreshed after a late wake up and was ready for another amazing day of color war to begin.


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  • The Machon Experience

    After a year long respite that lacks the bubble, the Machon program serves as a fundamental transition from camper to counselor.


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  • Maccabia Day 1!

    After several incredible fake outs, the waiting is over…Maccabia 2015 has finally begun!


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