Overheard at UnCamp

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 16, 2019

Overheard at UnCamp   The difference between Bais Chana and other places. “Here, if you’re fake it’s annoying. Other places, if you’re real, it’s annoying.”      

Mazal Tov, Pt 2

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 15, 2019

Mazal Tov, Part 2   The Rabbi The Chupah The Guests  

Row Row Row Your Boat

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 15, 2019

Row Row Row Your Boat What a day!!!  UnCamp and Sun & Study teamed up to raft in the down the Delaware River in the stunning Delaware Water Gap.  

Mazal tov!! Pt 1

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 10, 2019

Mazal Tov!!! It’s a wedding. (A mock wedding that is.) First the Prep Food Tables The Kallah Kabbalat Panim Bedeken To be continued  

Bear with us…

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 9, 2019

Bear with us… it was an exciting morning!! Since we’ve been here we discovered that we share the campus with some mama ducks and their ducklings, a few deer, rabbits and an assortment of small creatures. But this morning we found out that we have a new neighbor. Lucky for us he’s an early riser …

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A Horse is a Horse

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 9, 2019

A Horse is a Horse… Who would have thought you could learn so much from riding a horse? Besides it being exciting, of course. Who decides which direction to go in, how fast to go, when to stop for a snack. Who decides who’s boss? Who’s running this show! Hmmm, like I said, lots to …

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UnArt is…

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 9, 2019

whatever you want it to be! We got to meet Aarah our amazing art director. She’s excited because of the awesome art studio and facilities that we have here at Purnell. We’re getting ready to roll up our sleeves—ceramics, acrylics, multi-media and more. Great plans on the drawing board so stay tuned.

Trailblazing UnCampers!

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 8, 2019

Trailblazing UnCampers In true UnCamp tradition we went where we were needed. Each summer UnCamp finds a way to give back to the local community. In the past we have visited senior centers, and day rehab facilities, cleaned up a Jewish cemetery from the 1800s and volunteered in various different ways. This summer the visitor …

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Jewish UnCamp in the News!!

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 5, 2019

Read All About It! UnCamp is in the news. Click here to read  about Jewish HS girls from around the world to gather in Pottersville – Unconventional Summer Program. “Jewish UnCamp is a summer experience like no other,” said Brittany L., a 2017 participant. “Young people are thirsty for meaning and craving to learn about their …

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Welcome to UnCamp 2019

By Sara Leah Krinsky | July 4, 2019

Welcome! Welcome! Welcome! To the best summer on earth. UnCamp at Purnell is up and running and biking and hiking and learning and we’re not about to slow down any time soon. Don’t worry, there’s more to come. This is just a sneak peak.