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BlogBostonCamp
August 9, 2015

Boston trip 2015!

by Matt Loper, Kids4Peace Boston Director Another exciting, action-packed day at Kids4Peace! After an early start and a sad goodbye to Camp Merrowvista, our home for the last 8 days, we loaded our bags onto the bus and headed back down to Boston. The amazing singing talent of our kids was showcased…
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BlogBostonCamp
August 9, 2015

Grateful in Boston

We spent the morning reflecting on our time here together through a camp-wide scavenger hunt that reminded us of everything we have done and worked on so far. Hidden on trees and rocks and by buildings and benches, campers found slips of paper with words and themes from our week, such as…
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BlogBostonCamp
August 6, 2015

Soccer, cheer, talent and more in Kids4Peace Boston

by Matt Loper, Kids4Peace Boston Director Soccer before breakfast has become the usual. Everyone has learned where to find the Kosher, Halal, and vegetarian food options. We are all ready for the moment of silence before our meals, and we wait expectantly for the song challenges when camp finishes lunch and dinner. In…
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BlogBostonCamp
August 5, 2015

The Great Hike

by Matt Loper, Kids4Peace Boston Director Yesterday was such a full day that we all had no choice but to fall asleep early and catch up on some much needed ZzzZZzzzz’s.  Our legs were happy for this extra rest since they did the hard work of hiking us all the way to…
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BlogBostonCamp
August 5, 2015

#dayinthelife of a #k4pkid

 Can you believe that just one day at camp can hold all of this: - Sharing our sacred objects and learning from each other why they are important. - Kosher chocolate chip pancakes! - Sitting and listening to one another with care and intention.  Learning how to hear someone else’s pain and to heal together. - Feeling, firsthand, how…
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BlogBostonCamp
August 3, 2015

Helping hands, Warm heart, Vivid seeing, Searching feet

by Matt Loper, Kids4Peace Boston Director It was another incredible day at Kids4Peace Camp – busy and full of meaning and FUN! We woke up happy and full of energy. The boys even got ready fast enough to play soccer before breakfast. It is amazing to see everyone engaging together, taking risks…
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BlogBostonCamp
August 2, 2015

Rock, Paper, Scissors, RAFT!

by Matt Loper, Kids4Peace Boston Director It was a perfect day in New Hampshire!  The sky was blue, a breeze kept the kids cool, and the lake sparkled in the sunshine. You’d never know these kids met each other only 3 days ago. Together, they sang (loudly) and laughed at meals, used photos…
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BlogBostonCamp
July 31, 2015

Woodshop, Archery, and a Blueberry Bush

by Matt Loper, Kids4Peace Boston Director Friday was an amazing day! In the morning we selected activities that we wanted to do. Some of us went to the woodworking shop, others went to archery, and some chose to make challah bread for our celebration of Shabbat (the Jewish Sabbath). Others of us…
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