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is thrilled to be back for his 4th Nabbysummer. He loves the people and activity of summer.When not at camp, Sam enjoys spending time with hiswife and 2 sons (one a Colgate camper). The rest ofthe year he works as a special education teacher.
This will be
third year as a head counselorat Camp Nabby. He took last summer o but returnedthis year to re-join Nabby’s outstanding sta andwonderful campers. Kyle attended college at SUNYCortland where he majored in physical education duringhis undergraduate studies and health education forhis graduate studies. During his tenure at Cortland, heparticipated on the football team and was named teamcaptain during his senior year. Kyle has been teachingphysical education within the Lakeland Central Schooldistrict for the past three years; including two as WalterPanas’ athletic director. Kyle enjoys long walks onthe beach, playing sports and going to country musicconcerts with his good friend, Matthew Bertino.The boys of
have gotten o to a fantastic startthis summer. The energy levels are high, competition isfair and the camaraderie is outstanding. There is nevera dull moment during camp; the group is constantly onthe move looking for dierent activities to complete.The Tulane boys enjoy everything that Nabby has tooer, from dodgeball to various other cooperativegames. Each member of the group played integralparts to their team’s success during Week One’s relayraces and Week Two’s capture the ag competitions.With each day getting better and better, they’re lookingforward to getting the most out of each day.
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is thrilled to be returning to Nabbythis summer as the head counselor for the
group. Rebecca attended Syracuse University whereshe earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary andSpecial Education. Later, she attended TeachersCollege, Columbia University where she earned aMaster’s Degree in Curriculum and Teaching. Rebeccawas a teacher for twelve years. During this time, shetaught for one year in Hawaii and the rest of the yearsin New York City. When not at Camp Nabby, Rebeccaspends her time with her family and tutors elementaryage students in reading and math. During her freetime, Rebecca attends the many baseball and soccergames her kids participate in. She also enjoys hiking,reading and traveling.Smith is having a terric summer so far. They arehaving a blast exploring all of the areas aroundcamp. They have played baseball, soccer, basketballand more. The girls especially enjoy the ImaginationPlayground and the Challenge Course. Swimming, ofcourse, is a huge highlight of any day. The Smith girlsalso love all of the special events at Nabby like CrazyHat day and Spirit Week.Since camp opened, the
boys have been “in itto win it!” showing o their stu daily on the baseballeld, dodgeball court, and ,one of their favorites, therock wall. As spirit week draws to a close, “Sam.i.amand his Tufts Crew” can hold their heads high knowingthey gave an awesome performance reective ofall their hard work. As the summer goes on we willcontinue to develop their skills and sportsmanship.We are looking forward to the rest of a great summer!
NABBY Riddle of the Week:
A piece of algae in a pond doubles in size every second.It takes one minute to cover the pond. How long does it take to cover half the pond????