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Seventy-five Years and Thriving

Summer 2020 will be Glen Brook’s 75th year of Summer Camp. I am continuously inspired by and grateful to founder, William Harrer and his wife Dorothy Jeffries Harrer for having ...

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by Camp Glen Brook September 15, 2019

What Makes Glen Brook Special?

Why do we love summer at Camp Glen Brook? Mark Stehlik, our Summer Camp Director, reflects on what makes Glen Brook such a special place throughout the year—especially in ...

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by Jake Lewis June 07, 2019

On Food and Education

Robyn Morin has been our new Culinary Director here at Camp Glen Brook since January 2019. I sat down with him for a chat about food, ...

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by Shai Rosenfeld May 22, 2019

Life-changing and Lasting Experiences

The more I learn about the complex issues troubling our world, the more convicted I am that the work happening here at Glen Brook is of significant importance. I have ...

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by Shelley Goguen Hulbert May 16, 2019

Robyn’s Recipes: Chocolate Chip Cookie Brownies

Now you can replicate a bit of the Glen Brook magic right in your own kitchen with Robyn’s Recipes.

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by Jake Lewis April 16, 2019

A Glen Brook Guide to Homesickness

Our fabulous camp Nurse and Assistant Summer Camp Director, Katy Gibney—known as Nurse Katy, even in the off-season!—shares her experience with a common camp ...

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by Jake Lewis April 09, 2019

Brooklyn Waldorf School 4th & 5th Grade

We had a combined class trip with the Brooklyn Waldorf School’s 4th and 5th grades this week. We spent a lot of time exploring the still icy forest and ...

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by Camp Glen Brook April 05, 2019

Our First Adult Weekend Workshop

We piloted our first Adult Weekend at Glen Brook in response to requests for a chance to retreat to a beautiful natural place, rest, be creative, ...

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by Shelley Goguen Hulbert April 03, 2019

Spring has Sprung

On March 20th we celebrated International Earth day, on the Spring Equinox. The founder of the day John McConnell, a Colorado man, dedicated it to “Drawing together peoples of all ...

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by Shai Rosenfeld March 22, 2019

Winter Camp Reflections

Continuing the tradition that Daphne Braden began in 2006, we at Glen Brook are fortunate to have several Bates College students here as counselors for our Winter Camp. Bates has the ...

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by Jake Lewis February 21, 2019