“So Many Years, Camp Happens So Fast…”

Just as the Sephardic Adventure Camp song says, another year of S.A.C has sped by and is now coming to a close.  It has a been a year of growth and amazing success at S.A.C thanks to supportive parents, dedicated staff members, and enthusiastic campers.  The energy at camp this year was always uplifting and […]

July 9, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

Directly from the Director

As camp is wrapping up, and kids are making their final camp memories for the summer, we pause to reflect on the many wonderful experiences we had at SAC. From our overnights in Dosewallips, where campers learned survival skills with Quinn Rose, to the highly acclaimed Color War where Gevura and Bitachon went at it, […]

July 8, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

Boreka or Pizmon?

This weekend marked the final Shabbat at Sephardic Adventure Camp L.  While the last hours of Shabbat were definitely bittersweet, campers and staff came together to sing beautiful pizmonim with amazing energy as a segue into our last days of S.A.C. Dr. Larry and Sharon Adatto joined us this weekend for Shabbat.  Dr. Adatto gave […]

July 6, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

Color War Final Presentations

After a day and a half of intense relays, melodic songwriting and singing, painting, thoughtful Torah study, and of course cheering, Color War 2013 at S.A.C has come to a close.  The schedule of today’s games included all camp soccer, water sports, basketball tournaments, an apache race, and final presentations.  The blue team dominated in […]

July 5, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

Stains, Games, and Color Parades

Doors were slamming.  Head counselors were screaming.  One of them even threw a napkin holder.  This kind of outrageous behavior could have only meant one thing… IT’S TIME FOR COLOR WAR AT S.A.C!!! The head staff staged an intense altercation today at lunchtime before CITs Akiva Greenberg and Raphael Alcabes came flying through the doors […]

July 3, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

Let the Sun Shine Down on Shelton

We are continuing to experience fabulous, sunny weather here at S.A.C and our campers are soaking up every ounce of the sun’s brilliance.  Campers splashed in the lake, dove for volleyballs in the sand, and enjoyed sessions outside around camp.  The 3s and 4s left for their overnight today in Olympia with Quinn, Sarah, Josh, […]

July 3, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

Directly from the Director

Directly from the Director: Parents — I can’t believe one week has flown by up here in sunny Shelton, WA. It started out with some serious rain, but even more serious energy at camp. This week has been filled with many memorable experiences- some new to SAC and some old. Campers enjoyed making wind-chimes in […]

July 1, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags:

First Annual Nona and Papu Day

Sephardic Adventure Camp is a truly spectacular organization.  It is proof that a small group of individuals passionate about sponsoring Jewish growth and continuing Sephardic tradition can make tremendous impacts on many generations of campers and families.  Started in 1955 with collaborated efforts from Sephardic Bikur Holim and Ezra Bessaroth, the camp had a mission […]

July 1, 2013 · by  · in SAC Blog · Tags: