Monthly Archives: November 2011

Be a part of the the challenge!

HERE’S THE STORY: 2012 will mark an important event in the history of camping! In 2012, one of the leading camps in the nonprofit world, Surprise Lake Camp, will celebrate its 110th Anniversary. Surprise Lake is the oldest Jewish camp in the country that still serves its original clientele on its original site. It has […]

Did you know about all the great things

Did you know about all the great things we do?

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A Piece Of Cake

By Rabbi David Wolpe A boy asked his mother for another piece of cake. “No,” she answered. “You already had three pieces.” The boy asked again, “Please, Mom, just one more piece — I promise, just one more.” Again his mother said no. The boy did not give up: “C’mon, just one more piece of […]

Clock Coincidences by Jim E.

Coincidences occur by chance far more often than we think plausible. It is very common for we mortals to overestimate the randomness of random, if you see what I mean. When people are asked to write a stream of random numbers they generally write down fewer repeating numbers (e.g. a six immediately followed by another […]

Little Rabbit Foo Foo

LITTLE RABBIT FOO-FOO All: Little Rabbit Foo-Foo, hopping through the forest, scoopin’ up the field mice and boppin’ them on the head. Down came the good Fairy, and she said: “Little Rabbit Foo-Foo, I don’t want to see you, scoopin’ up the field mice and boppin’ them on  the head.” Leader: Little Rabbit Foo-Foo, she […]

Camp Grenada

Hello Mudda, hello Fadda, Here I am at Camp Granada. Camp is very entertaining, And they say we’ll have some fun if it stops raining. I went hiking with Joe Spivy; He developed poison ivy. You remember Lenard Skinner; He got ptomaine poisoning last night after dinner. All the counselors hate the waiters, And the […]