All Camp Shabbat

Tonight, we invited the entire Camp Pinebrook community to celebrate Shabbat with us and what a Shabbat it was! The campers practiced all of their fun camp Shabbat songs like ‘Shababa-Shabbat Shalom,’ ‘Zum Gali,’ and ‘Am I Awake?’ The campers did an absolutely spectacular job performing for their parents on the Bimah, led by a Continue Reading »

And in the end….

Somehow the last day of camp is upon us! What a summer it has been, and we at Camp Pinebrook are so excited about all that has transpired and all that awaits us in the year and years to come. As our community grows, rest assured that the elements that are so crucial to us Continue Reading »

Celebration Time!

As we approach the final days of our first summer at Camp Pinebrook, we as a community are all about celebrations. Wednesday’s talent show was a raging success! Our campers and counselors performed silly skits, sang songs, and danced as our whole community proudly cheered. Campers are putting the finishing touches on art projects and Continue Reading »

Faces of Camp Pinebrook Feature: Introducing the Counselors for the Tel Aviv Tigers and the Jerusalem Jaguars!

ROAR!  Our youngest campers are in the Tel Aviv Tigers and Jerusalem Jaguars, staffed by Chloe, Natalie, and Jenny (TT) and by Hannah and Lucas (JJ).  Here are some fun facts about these caring counselors: All of our counselors are students when Camp Pinebrook is not in session: Chloe is a Political Science major at Continue Reading »

Week Seven Highlight Reel

And just like that, week seven is over!  What a week this multicultural week was, starting with Israel Day and ending with our much anticipated community Shabbat.  Filled with adventures, exploration, athletics, and laughter, here are some highlights: Israel Day!  We went on an archaeological dig, wrote notes for the Kotel, made our own Israeli Continue Reading »

Camp Shabbat with Families

This Friday, we at Camp Pinebrook will be hosting our final summer community Shabbat.  This event, featuring songs, a service, dinner, and s’mores, is free for campers and their families.  Friends are welcome! New families are invited and will receive a $250 credit for 2019 camp tuition. A suggested donation of $10 is requested.   Continue Reading »

Faces at Camp Pinebrook Feature: Makhel and Gilly from the Haifa Hawks!

Athletic, bubbly, and full of both enthusiasm and genuine kindness, Haifa Hawks counselors Makhel and Gilly are our feature faces this week. Here are a few fun facts to learn about our beloved Hawks: Congratulations are in order for these recent high school grads and rising college freshmen! Makhel will begin studying child psychology at Continue Reading »

Week Six Highlight Reel

Week Six has flown by!  With our Camp Pinebrook core value of encouragement and a theme of “heroes,” here are some exciting highlights from our fun-filled week! We met real heroes — members of the New Rochelle Fire Department!  Local firefighters visited and showed off their truck and equipment, and they patiently answered all of Continue Reading »

Camp Pinebrook Core Value: Encouragement

This week at Camp Pinebrook we have been focused on our core value of encouragement. Campers have explored the concept in a variety of ways, from supporting one another in cooking kiwi turtles and painting portraits of heroes in art, to swim and trying new moves in kickboxing and Pillow Polo. We will conclude our Continue Reading »

Faces of Camp Pinebrook Feature: Introducing Jake + Hallie of the Be’er Sheva Bears!

Our oldest campers this summer belong to the Be’er Sheva Bears, and they are led by a dynamic duo, counselors Jake and Hallie.  Your children start every day with a warm hug or enthusiastic high five from Jake and Hallie, and they in turn love spending their days doing everything from swim to distributing fruitcicles Continue Reading »