2021 Camps Magazine - Page 12

rishonim ( firsts ) LEARN AND EXPLORE
ALEPH ( ONE ) PLAY
bet ( two ) AWARENESS OF SELF
Hilbert Post-Camp ( limited enrollment !)

rishonim ( firsts ) LEARN AND EXPLORE

Campers entering Kindergarten Monday - Friday
In order to enroll in Rishonim this summer , campers must be enrolled in kindergarten for the fall of 2021 . Children enrolled in Pre-K are not eligible to attend Camp Hilbert . In order to be successful at our program at Camp Hilbert , children in Rishonim must possess these skills :
• ability to independently dress
• must be toilet-trained
• ability to follow multi-step directions in a group setting
• ability to self-advocate and communicate his / her needs
• must possess the stamina for the long active day at Camp
For first-time campers , Rishonim explores all that Camp Hilbert has to offer . It includes :
• two late nights ( programming until 7PM )
• weekly activities
• Nofesh ( rest period ) each day after lunch
Cost per two-week session : $ 730M /$ 845NM ( Early Bird discount - $ 50 off each two-week session )
If you are interested in sending your rising kindergartner to Camp Hilbert this summer , there will be a parent information session on February 4 at 7PM that will be held virtually via Zoom .

ALEPH ( ONE ) PLAY

Campers entering grades 1-4 Monday - Friday
Our Aleph program is designed to nurture creativity and build skills , while allowing campers to explore , have fun and be part of our camp community .
Noar ( Youth )
Based on sessions enrolled , campers entering grades 1-2 will have the opportunity to participate in :
• two late nights
• weekly activities
• camper ’ s choice activities
Ruach ( Spirit )
Based on sessions enrolled , campers entering grades 3-4 will participate in :
• two one-night overnights at camp *
• weekly activities with the addition of archery
• camper ’ s choice activities
Cost per two-week session : $ 730M /$ 845NM ( Early Bird discount - $ 50 off each two-week session )
* Due to safety protocols surrounding COVID-19 and our desire to create a safe and healthy camp environment , we will not be offering weekly registration this summer . Campers may only register for 2-week sessions .
* Due to safety protocols surrounding COVID-19 , we are unsure about the possibility of overnights at this time . If we are able to move forward safely , they will be added to the schedule .

bet ( two ) AWARENESS OF SELF

Campers entering grades 5-8 Monday - Friday
Our Bet program is designed to give older campers a unique experience built toward the needs of pre-teen and teen participants . Campers will gain confidence by developing skills , gaining exposure to new experiences , and building friendships .
Habonim ( Builders )
Based on sessions enrolled , campers in grades 5-6 will participate in :
• all weekly and camper ' s choice activities
• one out-of-town trip , followed by an overnight at camp *
• one-night Maccabiah ( Color War ) overnight *
• local field trips
Gesher ( Bridge )
Based on sessions enrolled , campers in grades 7-8 will participate in :
• weekly and camper ' s choice activities
• local field trips *
• out-of-town trip with overnight *
• one-night overnight at camp *
• one-night Maccabiah ( Color War ) overnight *
• experiential learning through higher level specialized activities
• service learning and contribution in service projects
• leadership training and teambuilding
Cost per two-week session : $ 730M /$ 845NM ( Early Bird discount - $ 50 off each two-week session )
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Hilbert Post-Camp ( limited enrollment !)

Campers entering grades K-8 Week 9 : August 16-20
Because 8 weeks just isn t enough , campers join us for an extra week to celebrate the end of the summer at Camp Hilbert . Athletics , arts and crafts , camping , team-building and more will be on the menu . Post-camp has different programming than Camp Hilbert and will have more free-play time as well . Post-camp campers also get to experience some surprise special activities throughout the week .
Cost : $ 340M /$ 395NM