Monthly Archives: February 2012

SURPRISE LAKE CAMP 110th ANNIVERSARY GALA

Surprise Lake Camp will celebrate 110 years of serving Jewish youth with a Gala dinner dance on Saturday, March 10, 2012.  Surprise Lake Camp was founded in 1902 to provide a summer vacation for Jewish boys from Manhattan’s Lower East Side.  It has since grown from 25 children per summer to over 475 children per […]

110th Anniversary

110th Anniversary

Join us for this incredible evening!

The Case for Camp — Why Kids Need It Now More Than Ever By Peg Smith, CEO, American Camp Association

How Can Families Begin Their Own Camp Experience? By visiting ACA’s family resource site, http://www.CampParents.org, families have access to information and guidance as they search for the perfect camp experience. ACA’s New Find A Camp comprehensive database of camps and programs allows families to search based on region, activity, cultural focus, budget, session length, and […]

Jordan’s Eastern Europe Trip

I have just returned from Eastern Europe where I had the opportunity to hire staff in Moscow, Budapest, Prague, and Warsaw.  I was very pleased with the new people I met, and I really look forward to seeing them in camp.  They seem like a great group!!! I was also thrilled with all of the […]