Going Wild

by Josh Lake It was a ...

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Pokemon Go: Should you play, or Should you go?

While our happy campers were making connections around campfires and lakes and mountains, those hanging at home have been caught up in the Pokeman Go craze. As our campers return home, here are a few tips from our friends at the Baltimore Child Abuse Center on how to manage the privacy settings and the game. The ever changing world of the internet has thrown its latest hurdle to parent...

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Your (Camper-Free) Summer Bucket List

Whether you're half-way through the summer or just sent your camper off for second session, here's your list of must-dos over the next few weeks. (Spoiler alert: This list doesn't include refreshing the camp's photo site!) ...

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Changemaking

by Sharon Waimberg It’s Friday afternoon, post-lunch, at summer camp. We’re just starting “Hyde Park,” our weekly, open space discussion that allows each and every member of the camp community the opportunity to state whatever is on his/her mind. The first camper stands on the speaker’s rock and proclaims, “What happened to Friday morning muffins? I want them back!” ...

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How Camps Can Better Welcome People of All Sexualities & Gender Identities

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Marketing Camp: Time-Saving Tips & Summer Photos

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18 Photos to Take Now to Use During the Year

While you're taking photos at camp this summer, don't forget about capturing some images that you can use the rest of the year.  We were inspired by CampHacker's recent post: "7 Photos Every Summer Camp MUST Shoot This Summer", and had a few to add.  So here's our summer shot wish list: 1. Composition with marketing in mind. Leave blank space for text! (Check out ...

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Make These Photo Tools Your Summer BFFs

Let’s talk social media.  It’s where you connect with your community and share your news, but it’s also where you visually define yourself.  If you had to describe your camp to parents in three words, what would they be?  Would you use those words to describe your social media presence? A good image is magical.  It makes you look good before you even open your mouth.  And amazing gra...

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Jewish Camp in the News (Week of 5/15/2016)

Here’s the news from the past week: Louis Jewish Light: “Mitzvot from the heart: Sydney Kolker” http://www.stljewishlight.com/life_cycle/mitzvot_from_the_heart/article_caa70fb0-1d19-11e6-be76-1bb3b4af1c0a.html Kveller: “This...

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Marketing Camp: May Days, Leads, & Mobile

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