By Dori Singer
After months counting down the days, hours, minutes, and even seconds, Opening Day for 1st Session finally arrived! As the buses pulled in, the sound of cheers filled the air as staff members christian louboutin mens shoes welcomed the 125 new and returning campers to Camp Stein. Once everyone had arrived at camp, we broke off into our cabins and had picnic lunches together so we could get to know the people we are living with this summer. The afternoon was spent getting settled in christian louboutin wedding shoes our cabins, cooling off in the pool, and getting acquainted to camp. We had a delicious dinner followed by a beautiful first t’filah of the summer lead by our Song Leader and Judaics Director (or Taylor squared as they have come to be called by the campers!)
We had the Opening Ceremonies for our first evening program lead by our Cornerstone Fellows. Each cabin created and presented a cabin chant and flag that they will use for the rest of the session. We ended the program click here by lighting the Camp Stein Olympic Torch and we said the shehecheyanu to celebrate the end of our first day together. We also started a brand new Camp Stein tradition of a nightly ritual of singing the hashkiveinu before going back to our cabins to go to bed.
After a long and eventful first day, everyone went back to their cabins to get a good night’s sleep so they could be well rested for http://www.cuteislam.co.uk/christian-louboutin-shoes-women-christian-louboutin-bridal-c-1_3.html the next day! Everything is off to an awesome start and we cannot wait to see what else the summer will bring!