Unit Head Update – Maccabiah, Trips, and More!

Unit Head Update – Maccabiah, Trips, and More!

From trips to programs to plays to MACCABIAH, it’s been an incredible week at Eisner! Each week, we share an update with you from our unit heads about what our campers have been doing. We hope you enjoy this week’s slice of life inside the bubble. K’tanim: It...
Yom Olim ’14

Yom Olim ’14

Yesterday, after a year away, Olim ’14 returned to Eisner. From their first steps onto camp they were met by the warm embraces of their friends. After Louis’s welcome, they experienced their first camp Shabbat service in Beit T’filah since last summer. Following...
Walk-a-Thon 2015

Walk-a-Thon 2015

This summer in Limud our Ofarim campers focused on Tikkun Olam, which means “repairing the world.” They learned about various social justice issues and how they can address them, both here at camp and beyond the bubble after the summer.   This session, Ofarimers...
Jewish Life Weekly Update: Israel and Beyond

Jewish Life Weekly Update: Israel and Beyond

Our bodies are in Great Barrington, but our hearts are often pointed towards Israel. This week campers learned about Israel and their connections to the land and the people. K’tanim, our smallest campers, completed a giant map of Israel. They learned about many...
Music Still Has the Power to Move Us

Music Still Has the Power to Move Us

By Rabbi Jeff Brown, Scarsdale Synagogue Temples Tremont and Emanu-El, Scarsdale, NY I’m honored to be back at camp as a member of the Eisner Faculty for my third summer. For me, one of the most significant parts of being at camp is the opportunity to gain important...