Camp Ramah in Wisconsin is 150 acres of magical space, tucked away in the heart of Wisconsin’s Northwoods.
Within this space, campers and staff from throughout the Midwest and Israel unite each summer to form a very special Jewish community… read more
Reflections on Parashat Vayeishev by Kara Rosenwald When getting my son ready for camp last summer, his first experience at Camp Ramah, one of his concerns about bunk life was sleeping in a bunk. How would he fall asleep? Would he be assigned a top or bottom bunk? What noises would be in the tzrif Continue Reading »
Reflections on Parashat Vayishlach by Adina Allen The first day of camp is something that I have eagerly counted down to for the past 13 summers. I always begin packing well in advance and spend the days leading up to camp looking through my camp memory boxes—through the photos, Shabbat-o-grams, and bus notes of summers Continue Reading »
Reflections on Toldot by Linda Hoffenberg Do you have a favorite Jewish ritual? Is it lighting the Hanukkah candles? Decorating the sukkah? Baking hamantashen on Purim? One of my favorites is Havdalah. It’s a time to press the “pause” button and savor Shabbat for just a few more minutes. The short but sweet ceremony engages Continue Reading »
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