Monthly Archives: June 2010

What a great 1st Session!!!

By | June 30th, 2010|

Everyone is making friends, enjoying loads of activities, and developing new skills.  More than half of the Boys Camp enjoyed the Polar Bear Swim at 6:30 this morning.  The water was warm, but the air was a little on the brisk side!  We then enjoyed our Monk’s Breakfast with the Benedictine Monks chanting in the background. […]

Fun at Lake Stockwell

By | June 30th, 2010|

Check out the action at Bettes Beach :) Summer is finally here!  I have been looking forward to this week all year! From the looks of it, the campers and staff have been anxiously awaiting Session 1 too.  We've been enjoying the swimming, sun, new experiences, reunions and laughter that make summer camp so special. I can already tell that it's going to be a fantastic and unforgettable summer!

The inherent goodness in young men never ceases to blow me away

By | June 28th, 2010|

It has been a pleasure to watch the Ocky boys during their first 2 days of Camp.  They are truly living the old-fashioned Camp mantra of “the Other Fellow First.”  Since they have arrived yesterday, I have watched our Ocky campers helping each other at activities, cheering each other on in the Bowl, and making sure everyone has a room on the bench at Air RIflery.  […]

Blue Heron in flight

By | June 25th, 2010|

Hello Friends… As I write this the countdown timer to Resident Camp reads 1 day, 14 hours, 22 minutes and 18 seconds…. and 2 days, 8 hours, 22 minutes and 18 seconds to Day Camp […]

Building Character since 1906

By | June 21st, 2010|

Today, my dear readers, is the Summer Solstice. The official first day of Summer. Our General Staff Training week began yesterday, preceded by a week of “AD Staff” Training (AD is short for Administrative). […]

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