Sarah Salles

08/08/2016

JGR Day 19

What a fun filled day! After an early wake up, breakfast, and davening it was time to go to Six Flags Great Escape. We’d been looking forward to today for a long time- and we […]
08/08/2016

JGR Day 18

What an inspirational day! Following our usual morning activities,  younger campers had swimming and sports while the teens worked on our camp newsletter. During swimming our choir left to get ready for the concert and record […]
08/08/2016

JGR day 17

What a great day at JGR.  We had an 18 foot water slide for the whole day!  Today was also our 1st filming day so the drama girls were out filming for most of the […]
08/08/2016

JGR day 16

What a fun day. After our usual morning activities we had swimming and performing arts.  Then was a special activity since it was circle day and lunch. There was grow, arts clubs, and Mincha/ TIT. In […]
08/08/2016

JGR day 15

What an amazing visiting day!  After our usual morning activities we had performing arts and grow workshop, followed by clean up, lunch, and art clubs. During lunch parents started to come for visiting day and got to […]
07/17/2016

Shabbos # 2

What an amazing shabbos. Girls got to have a preshabbos snack and light shabbos candles. Then the camp heard songs and a wonderful story from one of our shabbos guests Saralaya Perl. We then davened […]
07/17/2016

JGR day 13

What an amazing day! Everyone had an early wake up, got there camp shirts ,and went to the gym for davening and a camp picture after breakfast. We boarded buses departed for our trip to […]
07/17/2016

JGR day 12

Today was a cool day here at camp. We had our usual morning activities followed by sports and swimming.  Next we had performing arts and all the girls wrote a story or poem inspired by Shabbos candles.  After […]
07/17/2016

JGR day 11

Today was a day full of spirit and passion. After the usual morning activities, the campers went to the sports center where they participated in relay races to win points for their color war teams. […]
07/17/2016

JGR Day 10

Today was such a fun day. After our usual morning activities including grow, performing arts, and lunch, the whole camp boarded buses for our trip to the mall. We had an amazing time with a mall […]
07/12/2016

JGR day 8

What a fun day!  Following our usual morning activities we had swimming and sports. While JGU’s first online club for the younger girls in Yaldah was going on, the teens and BMC finished up at […]
07/12/2016

Shabbos 1

As Shabbos approached, each girl decorated her own candle stick with beautiful gems. With our decorated candlesticks ready, we all had a pre Shabbos snack of chicken schnitzel and kugel. Yum. As it started to […]
07/12/2016

JGR Day 6

What a twintastic day!  Following our usual morning activities we had a fun twin competition! Each of the girls got to see which pair of twins looked the most alike. All the girls were winners […]
07/10/2016

JGR Day 5

Today we had an amazing time in Troy, NY. Our day started with our usual daily activities. After lunch we boarded buses and went bowling at Uncle Sam’s. Uncle Sam’s staff were so helpful and we […]
07/10/2016

JGR day 4

Day 4 and JGR just keeps getting better and better! First was breakfast and davening. Then campers went to there fabulous arts clubs.  Everyone got to choose between amazing projects like weaving, jewelry making and cake […]
07/10/2016

JGR day 3

Written by Sarah Salles, Counselor-in-Training Our first field trip day!  After a full morning of swimming, sports and performing arts (during which the girls watched old camp videos and played fun games) We split into two groups- […]
07/05/2016

JGR Day 2

What a great day! After a delicious breakfast of Pancakes the camp walked down to the sports center to pray and start our day. The campers then got to go swimming and play sports. Then […]
07/05/2016

JGR day 1

Summary by Sarah Sahles, Staff In Training Sleep away camp can be overwhelming but at JGR everyone was friendly. Before camp,  the staff was working hard to get everything ready. When the campers arrived they […]