A Screen-Free Camp

  Let me take you back to 1997 (over twenty years ago, gasp!). A new internet chat platform called “AOL Instant Messenger” was just released. And I, like the early adopter that I still am today, was quick to sign on. I will not reveal my screen name because it was simply too embarrassing! Now […]

LEADing the Way

In this blog post, staff member Jamie “Ro” Van Buiten and camper Lydia Ware talk about their experiences with LEAD (Leadership Education and Development), a two-week program for Explorer campers who have finished 10th grade and want to learn about leadership skills. Ro writes that during LEAD, “the girls are challenged in their beliefs about […]

Week 6 Update!

It’s the last week of camp, but we’re still having lots of fun! Check it out below! Sunday evening games after Vespers give campers a chance to get to know each other.   We’re building skills through our various activities… …having fun at the waterfront…   …and, of course, cookouts on Tuesdays!

Special Update: CILT graduation!

Last Friday evening, we welcomed six Camper-in-Leadership Training (CILT) campers onto our staff! CILT is a four-week intensive training program for Explorer (high school) campers. All CILT campers also go through LEAD (Leadership Education and Development), which is a two-week prerequisite program. Congratulations, Loona, Olive, Hera, Nikita, Kevin, and Mordecai! We’re so happy to have […]

Week 3 Update!

Week 3 is going strong! Camp gives girls a place to be silly and to try new things without fear of failure or judgment. And we are definitely silly – check out what we’ve been up to!         Campers have a period of free time each day, where they can spend time […]

Week 2 Update!

Week 2 is almost a wrap! Take a look at all of the fun we’ve been having:                       Fun with Horses is an introductory horsemanship class for Pathfinders (grades 2-4), while Beginner through Advanced Horsemanship lessons are available for Trailblazers, Challengers, and Explorers.     […]