• Road to the Final Four…..Questions

       This is your ticket to join the fun   We have been sharing the upsets and underdogs of the 2014 March Madness.  This is similar to the intensity and intrigue of our annual tradition to retell the history of the exodus from Egypt during the Passover Seder.  Let’s have some fun fulfilling the commandment of […]

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  • What is #GivingTuesday?

    Hanukkah and #GivingTuesday On the 1st day of Hanukkah was family, turkey and latkes; on the 2rd day was black Friday crowds; and today, the 5th day is cyber Monday for internet shopping. Hope everyone continues to get bargains galore. Tomorrow is a very special day! The 6th day of Hanukkah is #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday  is a […]

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  • Happy Thanksgivvukah

    What does 6 Points Sports Academy and Thanksgivvukah have in common? Thanksgivvukah and 6 Points Sports Academy illustrates the harmony of being Reform Jews in America today.

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  • Firefly Legacies, Session 3

    Three short summers ago, I walked into 6 Points as a scared, nervous boy. I was completely lost and didn’t know what to do with myself. I was very close to leaving with my parents, but luckily, I stayed.

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  • Jewish Women – Athletes, Coaches and Role Models

    In addition to being outstanding role models for the campers, these coaches are role models for the counselors.

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  • Firefly Legacies

    In soccer, we are taught that the ball is a paintbrush and we are the painters. I have applied this to life because life’s am empty canvas and it’s our job to complete a masterpiece.

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  • D’var Torah – Va’etchanan

    This evening, I would like to introduce you to Bertoldo de Giovanni, the most important sculptor you never heard of. Bertoldo was Michelangelo’s teacher.

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  • Recharging, Unplugged

    It was an intense day of Maccabiah (color war) challenges, each team fighting and playing hard for a win. Part of what makes this possible, this complete devotion to a competition that engages our entire camp, is the concept of unplugging.

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  • The 6 Points 10 Commandments

    Tina and Lauren summoned all the campers, staff and leadership team and said to them, “Hear, Oh 6 Points, the midot, the values, that we proclaim to you this session; study them and follow them faithfully!”

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  • Tikkun Olam 5K

    In what we hope will become a tradition here at 6 Points, a 5K is the perfect blend of athleticism and social action, or tikkun olam. As a trial run, camp has offered to make a donation to Make-A-Wish in honor of our amazing athletes.

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