Tag: camp activities

Color War vs. Snowball Fight

February 27, 2014

Summer camp has an undeniable impact on those who are fortunate enough to experience it.  There is always great anticipation leading up to the first day of camp; a palpable excitement for an experience that goes by much faster than any camper or staff...

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I am a Difference Maker!

February 19, 2014

Spending the summers at overnight camp is the opportunity of a lifetime.  Camp is where amazing friendships develop, personal challenges are met and wonderful memories are made.  The fun and adventure of being a camper is...

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Camp Raises Strong Girls

February 12, 2014

The positive changes that take place in a girl’s life at summer camp are remarkable.  The days spent at camp, away from home and family, create an independence and confidence that builds a strong foundation of “Girl Power”. A summer camp...

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Unplugging & Downtime

February 5, 2014

Long holiday weekends, early dismissals and snow days…kids love them.  It’s time off to enjoy with friends and family, take a break from school and maybe even get outside to play in the snow.  And if you are a typical family, more time for kids to...

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5 Life Lessons Learned From Sleep-Away Camp

January 22, 2014

For sleep-away campers, the end of June brought endless smiles. School closed for two whole months and our second family greeted us with open arms. Mornings were spent with sleepy-eyed bunk mates and nights came alive with laughter. Days were filled...

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Getting Prepared For Camp!

January 8, 2014

The temperatures may have plummeted, but it’s never out of season to have summer camp on our minds.  In six short months, campers will be starting (or returning to) their camp life, and the adventure  of a lifetime.  Returning campers cannot...

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Happy New Year 2014

December 20, 2013

The New Year is quickly approaching, and for many of us it brings the excitement of a fresh start.  A time to think about what we want in 2014, and the goals that will get us there. If you have yet to come up with a New Year’s resolution, here is a great...

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Perseverance and Success

November 23, 2013

There is a famous expression: When the going gets tough, the tough get going!  In other words, when the situation becomes difficult, the strong will work harder to meet the challenge. The trait that allows someone to continue trying to do something...

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Camp and Creativity

October 21, 2013

Creativity is the most unrestricted form of self-expression.  The ability to create something from personal feelings and experiences can reflect and nurture children’s emotional health.   Creative experiences can help children express...

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