Bridging the Gap Between Arabs and Jews, in Ontario Lake Country

Bridging the Gap Between Arabs and Jews, in Ontario Lake Country

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Camp Shomria for Israeli kids and ArabsAs long-awaited peace talks resumed last week in Washington, young Jewish and Arab kids are learning peaceful co-existence in the great Canadian outdoors.

For three summers now, Camp Shomria brings 14- and 15-year-old Israelis from their tension-filled communities for a two-week vacation on the shores of Otty Lake.

The teens, drawn from both Jewish and Muslim cultures, learn what it’s like to live together.

 

READ the story from the Toronto Globe and Mail

INFO: www.campshomria.com

Photo from Camp Shomia

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