August Spotlight

Featuring Sisters Erika (Randel) Jones Camper Years/Staff Years: Camper 1983-1989, Western Trip II 1990 Staff 1992-1993 (Brighton), 1994 (Ortonville) City: Berkley, MI Occupation: Major Gifts Officer for non-profit Judson Center (Royal Oak). Favorite Camp Activity: Fox Fire – Smoklerville Favorite
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August Mazel Tov

Mazel Tov to Jackie Schwartz who married Joey Yashinsky in May.    Mazel Tov to Hallie (Rosenbaum) and Bryan Steckler on the birth of their daughter, Drew Parker Steckler on July 2, 2014.   

Our Village, L’Dor V’Dor

It is a great privilege and honor to be the newly installed President of Tamarack Camps.  I serve in this role with a deep appreciation and respect for our agency’s 113 year history.  Over these 113 years, our agency—Our Village—has
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May: What Tamarack Meant to Us

Harry Leipsitz City: Chicago, IL Occupation: Attorney Favorite camp activity: Ga ga ga, high hopes & anything waterfront. Favorite camp song: Shavuah Tov Song (Havdalah) Favorite staff person: Joe Krepsy Favorite village: S..S.P…S.P.E.C…S.P.E.C.I.A.L.T.Y… Favorite camp tradition: “Exodus Games, Swamp Walk
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May Announcements

  Mazel tov to Maggie and Andrew Ceifetz (Camper 1988-1994, Staff 1997-2001) on the birth of their son, Harry Jacob Ceifitz, a New Year’s baby, born 1-1-14. Mazel tov to Sara (Levin, YAAB Member, Fishman Supervisor 2004, Sheruth Supervisor 2005)
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Featured Alumni: Leor Shtull-Leber

Infusing “Warm and Fuzzies” Into My Everyday Life “I was a Tamaracker for twenty-two years. I’m twenty-three. My mom (perhaps you know her as “Shabbat Shalom, Dina!”) supervised Jewish Programming for over 10 years and as a result, I transitioned from
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A Familiar Face

  Nurse Kathi Moss and Roberta Blumberg, Tamarack’s Director of Health and Safety, are longtime friends. By Laura Adler Published in the Detroit Jewish News, 3/20/14 There is nobody like mom when you are sick.  You look for a familiar
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