Camp L’man Achai held its first Shabbaton of the year on a recent Shabbos.
The Shabbaton took place at Chabad of Brooklyn Heights, where campers enjoyed a super fun and uplifting shabbos.
Shabbaton highlights included touring New York City and Crown Heights, joining for davening at the Chabad house while adding the CLA energy and songs, the beautiful camp-style meals.
A grand motzei shabbos bowling trip topped off with a pizza and ice cream party.
“The camp Shabbaton gives campers an opportunity to reunite with fellow campers and staff, and keep the excitement for Yiddishkeit that they developed in camp alive,” organizers said.
One of the parents shared that “the camp Shabbaton is Leon’s Jewish fuel, it’s what gives him Jewish pride in public school.”
Another parent said, “Josh came home from the Shabbaton so excited and rejuvenated, it’s amazing.”
Thanks were given to Rabbi Raskin and his wife for hosting the staff and campers at their Chabad house, and for helping with whatever was needed. Also a big thank you to Shmuel Bender, Asher Miller and Mendel Taxapolas for helping make the Shabbaton possible.
The Shabbaton coordinators shared that the next camp Shabbaton will Iyh be held in Crown Heights, if you would like to host campers for shabbos or help with sponsorships please contact us [email protected]