jinka 2012

Tacking the Sail

July 23, 2012
Week three is underway and I have decided to tack the sail and head a different direction by giving the campers a challenge, to write their own blog.  I have designated days to different campers that are willing to give this a try.  They will pick a project or experience from the day […]

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So Call Me Maybe

July 12, 2012
This group of sailors is not only creative artistically, but musically talented, too.  We spent the morning practicing and shooting our very own Camp Counselor, Brigid, giving the campers directions for the shoot!music video to Carly Rae Jepsen’s hit song, “Call Me Maybe.” We connected with each other, created different scenes and […]

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Let’s Go Fly a Kite

July 11, 2012
Day three of camp began with spirits soaring high, as well as kites.  We ventured to Poricy Park in Middletown, N.J., for an educational and fun lesson in kite making.  Poricy Park Conservancy is a non-profit organization, whose mission is to be “dedicated to the preservation of its natural resources and historic site […]

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Setting Sail with Camp Jinka

The four week journey has begun. We left the dock yesterday morning with 22 eager sailors. Our day was full of laughter, creativity and the beginning of new friendships. This year's Camp Jinka theme is centered around boats, giving the campers, ranging from 4 to 16, the opportunity to navigate through the storm. 
Judy Zocchi founded […]

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