Category: Cohen Camps

  • What This Summer Was

    At the start of this summer, I spent some time reflecting and writing about where we were supposed to be. I did my best to express the sadness of a summer we all felt the lose of in different ways, while also aiming to be hopeful about how all of us in the Tevya community […]

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  • What This Summer Is

    I woke up yesterday morning to a notification on my phone: Merrimack Valley Staging. Most summers, this is the company we use to set up the stage lights and sound system in Elbess. I say most summers, because this summer isn’t like most summers, and this notification was another painful reminder of that. Tomorrow is […]

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  • Our Final Shabbat of the Summer

    As we prepare for our final Shabbat of the 2019 season, I am finding it very difficult to write this newsletter, my last one as Director of Camp Tevya. I am currently sitting at my desk listening to our office staff planning for camper pick up day, watching our Bogrim and Bogrot do push ups […]

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  • Color War 2019

    Dear Tevya community: After the week we have had, we are very much looking forward to the peace and relaxation that comes with Shabbat! Last Sunday night our Olim and Olot went to Max’s Country Golf for a night of golfing, bumper boats and fun out of camp.  The Tsofim and Tsofot also had their […]

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  • Transitioning Into Second Session with Courage

    Dear Tevya community: There is a popular saying that a day at camp lasts forever and a week at camp goes by so fast.  On the one hand, so much happens each and every day at camp and at the end of the day it just seems impossible that we can accomplish so much in […]

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