Camper Living

Campers at Camp Biluim enjoy a combination of planned programs, leadership activities, and free time on a daily basis. This allows campers to experience a sense of independence accompanied by a leadership program that is tailored for their age group.


A typical Day at Biluim

8:00 a.m. Wake-up

8:20 a.m. Mifkad/Chadashot

8:45 a.m. Breakfast

10:00 a.m. Chug A

11:15 a.m. Hadracha Session

12:45 p.m. Lunch

1:15 p.m.    Menucha

2:30 p.m.    General Swim

3:45 p.m.    Chug B

5:00 p.m.    Chug C

6:00 p.m.    Dinner

8:45 p.m.    Mifkad

9:00 p.m.    Evening Program

11:30 p.m. In tents

12:15 p.m. Lights Out

Mifkad (flagpole): Twice a day we gather together to raise or lower the flag, sing the Canadian and Israeli national anthems, and the Judean Pledge, and make announcements.

Chadashot/Announcements: News from Israel & around the world. 

Chug A/B: Campers choose two activities to specialize in throughout the course of the summer. These include sports-based activities (such as archery, basketball and water sports) to arts-based activities (such as dance, writing, and drawing), and everything in between (nature, workshop, yoga, etc.).

Menucha: Rest Period

Hadracha: Interactive Curriculum-based Leadership Development – please see our “Hadracha” section for more information on our Hadracha program.

Evening Program: A camp-wide program run at the end of each day. They are extremely varied but are often aimed at allowing campers to express creativity and show leadership while, above all, having a good time.