Author: Mark Newfield

The Captain’s Post

March 2, 2016

A “Secret” Tour of Iroquois Springs… This is the first in an occasional series of short blog entries looking at various places around camp that have an interesting history, or have stories behind them that are not well known, or have the...

read more

Making the Effort

February 17, 2016

A summer camp experience holds so many powerful and important moments of great accomplishment. Camp teaches kids independence, self-confidence, team work, empathy, and the true meaning of friendship. Camp life is packed with activities and...

read more


November 22, 2015

We hope everyone had a safe and fun Halloween. The weather was perfect and having a Saturday to trick-or-treat made a lot of kids very happy. Hopefully by now, the bowls of candy have been put on the shelf, and we can start preparing for the upcoming...

read more

Getting To Know Lori Bright

May 18, 2015

POSITION: COOKING INSTRUCTOR   Lori is returning for her 6th summer as the Cooking Instructor at Iroquois Springs with her daughters Emily (Lower Senior Girls) and Sara (Inter Girls). They are all very excited to receive their 5-year honor this...

read more

Getting To Know Gary Ross

May 11, 2015

POSITION: ACTIVITIES DIRECTOR / STAFFING COORDINATOR As the Activities Director, Gary oversees and supervises a number of program areas at Iroquois Springs. He works directly with the program department to create special events and extra...

read more