Women of Rising Sun Brunch 2019
Nov
16
11:00 AM11:00

Women of Rising Sun Brunch 2019

LAJF is excited to gather the ladies of Camp Rising Sun together to discuss everything Camp. We look forward to discussing the 90th Anniversary of Camp Rising Sun, women's leadership in our careers and at LAJF, and will hear from a keynote speaker. All female, nonbinary, and transgender alums, parents, and friends of CRS are welcome to join. Come to enjoy fellow Rising Sun alums, join the conversation, and have a mimosa.

There is a suggested donation of $25 to help cover the cost of meals, however, no one will be turned away for inability to pay.

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Volunteer Weekend 2020
May
16
to May 17

Volunteer Weekend 2020

Take part in the CRS 2020 season by helping to set tents up and to get things ready for campers' arrival.  Volunteer Weekend is an opportunity to relive your time at camp by working on projects that help ensure camp is as great for this year’s campers as it was for you.

 

 

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Alumni Reunion
Jul
24
to Jul 26

Alumni Reunion

  • Camp Rising Sun Clinton and Red Hook (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

SAVE the DATES: July 24 - July 26 for our annual Alumni Rising Sun Reunion!

We are excited to celebrate Camp Rising Sun's 90th Anniversary during this year's Alumni Reunion. We hope you will join us!

ARE YOU CELEBRATING A REUNION THIS SUMMER?

Alumni from the following reunion years are celebrating special anniversaries this year and can register at a 50% discount!

CRS 1970: Celebrating 50 years

CRS 1980: Celebrating 40 years

CRS 1990: Celebrating 30 years

CRS 1995: Celebrating 25 years

CRS 2000: Celebrating 20 years

CRS 2005: Celebrating 15 years

CRS 2010: Celebrating 10 years

CRS 2015: Celebrating 5 years

Reach out to Mads Nissen to get in touch with friends from your camp year, and get involved in organizing your reunion!


More details will be available soon.

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CRS Stendis Reunion
Sep
20
to Sep 22

CRS Stendis Reunion

It's been 10 years since the last CRS Season at Stendis and we would like to welcome all CRS alumni, friends and loved ones for a weekend full of reconnecting with camp friends, reminiscing old memories, sharing stories around the campfire, while enjoying the tranquility of the Danish countryside.

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Volunteer Weekend 2019
May
18
to May 19

Volunteer Weekend 2019

Take part in the CRS 2018 season helping to set tents up and to get things ready for campers' arrival.  Volunteer Weekend is an opportunity to relive your time at camp by working on projects that help ensure camp is as great for this year’s campers as it was for you.

 

 

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California Brunch Celebration!
Apr
20
11:00 AM11:00

California Brunch Celebration!

We are excited to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of Clinton and CRS girls' programming with you on April 20th. Join us in celebrating this milestone for Camp Rising Sun. There will be brunch, drinks, and a keynote speaker.

All female, nonbinary, and transgender alums and friends of CRS are welcome. There is no fee for this event. We invite you to show your support for our 2019 campers by donating: www.lajf.org/why-give

Sarah Uttermann-Merritt is hosting. Contact: sarah.uttermann.merritt@gmail.com for more info.

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April New York Reunion
Apr
13
6:00 PM18:00

April New York Reunion

  • New York Society for Ethical Culture (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Louis August Jonas Foundation invites all alumni and friends for a reunion in New York City on Saturday, April 13th. Come reconnect with your Camp friends, and network with alumni of all ages.

Alumni celebrating reunion years, and students, are eligible to attend for free. The registration page will have more information. 

The New York Alumni Association will arrange an After Party following the event. After-Party location to be determined.

To pre-purchase drink-tickets for the event click HERE

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Spring Board Meeting
Apr
13
10:00 AM10:00

Spring Board Meeting

2019 Spring Board Meeting – New York City

Will you be in the Big Apple on April 13th Join us for the Spring board meeting and stay afterward for the New York Reunion event. Please note, this is the annual New York reunion, which has previously been held in January. More details available soon. Save the Date. Location to be determined.

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Maple Syrup Day
Mar
16
11:00 AM11:00

Maple Syrup Day

Maple Syrup Day 2019 – Camp Rising Sun

Our annual Maple Syrup Day has been moved to March 16!* Join the CRS community to experience every step of making syrup from tapping the trees to bottling. This is a great activity for the whole family and has become a CRS tradition.

*Date has been changed due to weather conditions.


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Women of Rising Sun Brunch
Nov
10
11:00 AM11:00

Women of Rising Sun Brunch

LAJF is excited to gather the ladies of Camp Rising Sun together to discuss everything Camp. We look forward to discussing the 30th Anniversary of Clinton campus, women's leadership in our careers and at LAJF, and will hear from a key note speaker. Come to enjoy your fellow Camp Rising Sun alumnae, join the conversation, and have a mimosa.

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2018 Minnesota Camp Rising Sun Reflection Gathering October 21st
Oct
21
4:00 PM16:00

2018 Minnesota Camp Rising Sun Reflection Gathering October 21st

Sunday October 21

4:00 - 7:00 pm CDT

Hosts:  Mandii and Todd Braun, Bloomington, MN.

For registration and more information reach out to Drew Schmitz  612-234-2175  Dan Pierpont 651-472-2421 Steve Domine 651-308-7182

PLEASE RSVP  your attendance to this message (risingsunmn@gmail.com).  

If you can make it we will respond with suggested pot luck items to bring to the event.

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2018 Fall Retreat
Oct
12
to Oct 14

2018 Fall Retreat

  • Camp Rising Sun Clinton (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us for a beautiful autumn weekend with your fellow CRS alumni from October 12 to 14 at Camp for our alumni retreat. The weekend starts on Friday at 6 PM and ends on Sunday at 1 PM. Enjoy escaping the city for the fall weather at Camp among friends helping work on important projects at both campsites. There is a suggested donation of $25 to help cover the cost of meals, however, no one will be turned away for inability to pay.

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California Alumni Association - Camper Send-off
May
26
2:00 PM14:00

California Alumni Association - Camper Send-off

Hello Californian alumni,

This summer we will be sending seven teenagers to Camp Rising Sun from California! You are warmly invited to a send-off party with our 2018 campers and their families.

As our campers are from different parts of California, we will be having two simultaneous events: one in the Bay Area and one in Los Angeles. Both parties will be from 2pm-5pm on Saturday, May 26th. Join us in congratulating our newest campers, sharing your camp stories, and maybe even singing a camp song or two! 

If you're in Northern California: The event will be hosted by Lila Mack ('15) and her family in Palo Alto.

If you're in Southern California: The event will be hosted by alumnus Eric Beckman and his wife Jaynee in Los Angeles.

If you are unable to attend in person but would be interested in joining a videoconference, let us know!

Please contact Sarah Uttermann-Merritt (sarah.uttermann.merritt@gmail.com) for more information.  

 

Connect with the CA alumni association by liking our page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/CRSCAAA

 

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Minnesota Alumni Association - Day of Service
Apr
28
8:00 AM08:00

Minnesota Alumni Association - Day of Service

Please join the Minnesota Alumni for a Day of Service at the Center for Changing Lives (See more below)

We will meet at 2400 Park Avenue South, Minneapolis on Sunday the 28th of April at 8 AM, and volunteer until noon.

If you have questions, feel free to reach out to Steve DomineDrew Smitz or Dan Pierpont.

Read more about what we will be doing:

Messiah Church and Lutheran Social Service of MN at the Center For Changing Lives build ridges that help individuals connect as human beings and create community. The Vision of LSS is that all people have the opportunity to live and work in the community with dignity, safety, and hope. The Center for Changing Lives offers a web of interconnected services for easy access – breaking down barriers between providers and resources and building a pathway to prosperity. The Food Pantry is a large part of that vision and relies on the support of volunteers to help provide a response to the many challenges faced by people
in the Phillips West neighborhood. 

Help is needed from 8:00 AM until noon on Saturday, April 28. Duties include setting out food items, bagging groceries, assisting people from the community who come, preparing & serving food, and helping with clean up (bilingual volunteers would be a great help).

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Maple Syrup Day 2018
Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Maple Syrup Day 2018

Camp is beautiful in the Spring! The trees are blooming, the pond is thawing, and summer is in sight. Join the CRS community to experience every step of making syrup from tapping the trees to bottling. This is a great activity for the whole family for what has become a CRS tradition. 

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NYAA Cocktail Party
Jan
6
3:00 PM15:00

NYAA Cocktail Party

  • We Work Times Square (entrance on 41st Street) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

After the board meeting, come mingle with the board members and local New York alumni over drinks and snacks. Please note that the NYAA reunion, which has been held in January in the past, is now in April.  Use the entrance located on 41st Street.

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