The conclusion of Yarchei Kallah was marked by a Melava Malka held at Camp Gan Yisroel Parksville NY. Rabbonim, Roshei Yeshiva and Mashpi’im participated together with people from the Catskills and the surrounding area.
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Dozens of rabbinical figures and Talmudic scholars have gathered this weekend for a scholarly conference at Camp Gan Israel, the flagship Chabad-Lubavitch overnight camp in Parksville, N.Y.
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Parents waved as the buses left Crown Heights with their boys to spend the summer at Camp Gan Israel in Parksville, NY.
1st trip: Monday JUNE 24, 2013 (16 of Tammuz)—Monday JULY 22, 2013 (15 of Av)
2nd trip: Monday JULY 22, 2013 (15 of Av)—Monday AUGUST 19, 2013 (13th of Elul)
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Marking Chof Av, Camp Gan Israel of Parksville, NY made the two hour trip from upstate New York back to the city to visit the Rebbes Ohel and 770 to daven Mincha.
See how today’s movers and shakers is Lubavitch looked back in 1994 as you take a trip down memory lane and relive the Summer of 5754 @ Camp Gan Yisroel, NY in this 25 minute video.
Children of Shluchim spending the summer in 16 overnight camps were happy to get care packages of nosh and prizes.
Children of Shluchim spending the summer at overnight camps were thrilled to receive exciting care packages recently, courtesy of MyShliach.
Campers at sixteen overnight camps, including CGI of Parksville, Detroit, Orlando, Pardas Chanah, Camp Emunah, Camp HASC, Camp Simcha, Jewish Girls’ Retreat and Camp Kaylie received packages with nosh and gifts.
The MyShliach organization ensures that the yaldei hashluchim don’t feel forgotten during the summer months, and cares for their well being all year round, through a variety of programs.
Sending camp care packages to yaldei hashluchim is one of MyShliach’s summer projects, complementing its year-round programs which include the Ach/Achos Sheli Chavrusa Program, Yaldei HaShluchim Lending Library, and specialized Chayolei Tzivos Hashem programs.
To learn more or to sponsor, please visit www.myshliach.com.
MyShliach is a project of Merkos Suite 302.
Sunday’s Visiting Day at Camp Gan Israel in Parksville, NY, ended with pouring rain, but parents and their children remained happy and cheerful even as they ran for cover.
Photos: Choni Cohen
Posted by Shmais Thursday, Jul 5 2012 9:25am in Chabad News