Camp Families E-mail


Camper Forms, Summer News & Photos 

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Guides & Information for Families

2014 Parent Guide (online version) - updated 5/5/14
2014 Parent Guide (pdf version) - updated 5/5/14
2014 New Camper Guide A full copy of this book is sent to all new campers in the spring.

Email, Photos, News & More

Packing Lists

Chi Camp - What to Pack for Camp
PNW Equipment & Packing List 

Bus & Travel Information

Bus Sites & Travel
Luggage Information

Bus information will be mailed to your home 3-4 weeks before camp begins.


Especially for Try Chi

Try Chi FAQ
Try Chi Packing List 

Other Online Resources for Parents


American Camp Association Online Resource for Parents

The Campfire Blog: Foundation for Jewish Camp

Summer Camp Handbook 



Creating Advantage in College. Psychology Today, December 2, 2011

Homesickness – Expert Advice for Parents.

It’s Official: Jewish Camp Strengthens Jewish Identity. JTA, March 1, 2011.

Should I Be Sending My Children to Camp? Huffington Post, June 25, 2012.

Summer Camps Make Kids Resilient. Psychology Today, February 5, 2012.

Summer Camp: The Social Supplement for Modern Society., February 24, 2014.

The Social and Emotional Long-Term Benefits of Summer Camp. DNAInfo New York. April 8, 2014.