n. Elective class, group activity.
n. Group, circle (of people).
Campers can choose from a number of chuggim according to their interests, including soccer, poetry, Israeli dance, and drama.
The music chug gives campers the opportunity to learn new Jewish and Israeli songs, a selection of which will be performed at the end of camp talent show.
Languages of Origin
- Modern Hebrew
חוג chug, plural חוגים chugim
- Camp: Jews who attend or work at a Jewish overnight summer camp
- North America
- Yiddish and English: A Century of Yiddish in America, by Sol Steinmetz (Tuscaloosa, 1986).
- Dictionary of Jewish Usage: A Popular Guide to the Use of Jewish Terms, by Sol Steinmetz (Lanham, MD, 2005).
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