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Shady Woods – Last Day of Camp

This morning we sang our camp song at flagpole. Then we went on to combine groups with Maple Ridge for some awesome activities. We had color wars where the kids ran around and we threw colored powder on them. After that we had slip and slide followed by lower divide where we played gaga ball… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch – Last Day of Camp

This morning, Pine Notch began their day with golf cart rides and cotton candy. Then we went to color war where we played a game of dodgeball while the counselors sprayed the kids with tons of colored powder. Then the kids slid fast down the slip and slide to wash off the colors from the… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow- Last Day of Camp

This morning we had golf cart rides and ate cotton candy!  Today the kids made more friends and memorable moments at Pilgrim Day Camp! The special day today was color war day and we all got covered in colored powder! It was also the last day of camp this summer so we celebrated all the fun… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll- Last Day of Camp

Since it was the last day of camp we did things a little differently today. We had mini circuits of activities and traveled with different groups for the activities. These circuits include color wars, lower divide, golf cart rides, and eating cotton candy. We also performed our camp song in front of all of the… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill- Last Day of Camp

This morning we performed our song for the other groups at camp and got to listen to their songs which was so much fun! Then we had free swim and golf cart rides later in the day and cotton candy as one of our snacks! We also had watermelon for our other snack. Our favorite… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 8 Day 4

One fun thing we did this morning was the tire swings and peanut butter pit during project adventure. The peanut butter pit is a challenge where the whole group must swing from one platform to another using a rope. Then they sing the camp song and swing back.  At arts and crafts we made felt… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 8 Day 4

This morning, Pine Notch began their day at athletics with Cait. The kids broke up into groups and they got to rotate between archery, yoshi, and partner dodgeball.  At adventure craft, the kids got to make their last s’more of the summer around the campfire. The special day today was earth day so we cleaned up… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 8 Day 4

This morning we started off the day with arts and sports! With Cailee at the arts part we made some awesome dream catcher with different colored strings, beads, feathers, tape, and pipe cleaners! However if campers chose not to do that, there was plenty of string to make some awesome friendship bracelets as well. After… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 8 Day 4

Lady week of camp is flying by! Today was earth day here and we all pitched in trying to recycle and clean up our sites before the last day! I music this morning we colored some puppets and made some awesome candles. Snack today looked like a pile of mud with dirt but how can… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 8 Day 4

This morning at arts and sports we practiced our camp song and played Gaga ball at the pit.  During arts and sports we also got to make posters for our group song tomorrow! Today’s special day was earth day so we spent time cleaning up trash around camp to leave it the way we found it! Our… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 8 Day 4

This morning we had arts and crafts. The kids made super cool crafts and then we had swim followed by adventure craft.  Today the kids made wind chimes at arts and crafts. They also made gimp key chains that they love. At adventure craft we made dough boys over the fire. The special day today was… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 8 Day 4

This morning we took a ride on the tractor and did some archery after. We also played some sand volleyball.  We didn’t have any arts and crafts today so the kids didn’t make any crafts. We instead we played games all morning and practiced our song for tomorrow! The special day today was earth day so… Continue Reading →

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Senior and Rocky Ridge Week 8 Day 4

On this fine Thursday morning, the group of Rocky Division all made dough boys. Before the dough-boys were made the combined group played big games of predator and pray. After swim the kids had arts and crafts. Luckily, even though the summer is winding down, the kids were able to make plaques which has been a… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 8 Day 4

This morning our group had an amazing time at 1620. We played a bunch of games like air hockey, table tennis, and video games.  Our group made our camp song while at music. The song is amazing and we can’t wait for you all to see it on the website! Today was earth day, we cleaned… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 8 Day 3

We had a lot of fun here at camp today. We started the day at lower divide. We broke into groups and got to pick which we played in. Some played hockey- passing the puck and scoring goals. Another group played soccer- kicking the ball and getting goals. One group sat in a circle and… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 8 Day 3

This morning at Project Adventure some kids got a chance to go on the zip line! They had tons of fun and loved it. The kids had their last Adventure Craft period and celebrated with s’mores! They said it was the best s’mores they’ve had all summer. Today was PDC Day! We played name that tune and… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 8 Day 3

This morning Maple Ridge headed to lower arts and crafts to start off the day! We made some awesome and unique crafts that consisted of sand art, paper fans, wallets, bags, and pouches. The campers used the pouches and bags to hold their bracelets and small objects while they went into the pool. The sand… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 8 Day 3

This morning, Pine Notch began their day with Project Adventure. While one group played GaGa ball and nine square down at lower divide, the other group got to fly down the zip line up in the woods.Today during arts and crafts with Marie, the kids got the opportunity to make sand art pictures, door knob… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 8 Day 3

One fun thing we did this morning was work on the song. We are performing Friday and are getting better every day. At arts and sports, the kids made dream catchers. Using pipe cleaners, string, and feathers everyone designed their own dream catcher. The special day today was PDC Day. We just had a classic PDC Day… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 8 Day 3

This morning we at athletics we played partner dodgeball, yoshi, and archery!  At arts and crafts we had so many choices from felt art, to purse decorating, magnet dry erase boards, and door hangers. Today’s special day was changed to blue and white day to celebrate PDC! Our favorite moment of the day was making s’mores in… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 8 Day 3

This morning we had athletics and we played doctor dodgeball and war.  Today the kids made gimp keychains/bracelets and candles. The special day today was PDC Day. The kids wore blue and white and we played games all day. My favorite moment of the day was watching the kids ride the boats in the pool during swim. Tomorrow… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 8 Day 3

This morning we had 1620 first where we raced each other in four wheelers, balled out with Brooke, and were defeated by Alan in ping pong numerous times.  The kids made wooden plaques that they designed with wood burners as well as paint. Today was blue and white day where we endured a whole host of… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 8 Day 3

This morning we played gaga ball and 9 square at arts and sports. The kids also chose to make dream catchers at arts and sports. Today the kids made candles and gimp in arts and crafts. They also put their hand prints on a big Banner Hollow sign and took home other crafts that were… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 8 Day 3

This morning we won the daily flagpole singing competition. We had a great time at athletics, playing a big game of yoshi ball, and dodgeball. Some of the kids even got to take their talents to the archery range! At arts and crafts we made signs and friendship bracelets. At the end of the period we… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 8 Day 2

Today was a favorite at Pilgrim…..Pirate Day!!! Everyone looked great. There were lots of surprises all day long. Block Hill started the day with Ga-Ga Ball. Then we headed off for a scavenger hunt! We ran all over the camp to solve the mystery and find treasure! A treasure chest full of candy was the… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 8 Day 2

“Arrgh” it was pirate day today! Pirates were running all around the camp today! While we were on the tractor one of the pirates left us clues to find a hidden treasure in lower camp. Pilgrim house, Plymouth and block hill worked together and found a treasure chest full of sweets. For snack we enjoyed… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 8 Day 2

At Adventure Craft this morning we went on a hike to find an old car that we had just learned about through a story. Then we went looking for the blueberry patch and found some good tasting blueberries. Today was Pirate Day! We went on a scavenger hunt throughout the whole camp. Our group split into… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 8 Day 2

This morning Maple Ridge headed to the 1620 house for many games and fun activities! Many campers took turns riding on the four wheelers and the bikes. Others played inside with video games, ping pong, air hockey, and basketball.  The campers had a unique experience and made many memories at Adventure Craft. First the heard… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 8 Day 2

This morning, Pine Notch got to go to 1620 house (one of their favorite activities). Inside the house, they got to play all kinds of games likes ping pong, air hockey, and video games while outside the kids got to ride bikes and play basketball.  At arts and crafts, the kids spent their last time… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 8 Day 2

One fun thing we did this morning was the wall at project adventure. Everyone in the group helped to lift people over a wall. It helped the kids practice teamwork and strategy.  Today at arts and crafts we made kinect sand. The kids who wanted could play with sand that John had made. Everyone else… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 8 Day 2

This morning we had a snack of gold fish as part of the pirate day theme!  At arts and crafts we made our own eye patches or pirate jewelry. At music we read the Dr. Seuss book about oobleck and then got to make our own and play with it! Because the special day was pirate… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 8 Day 2

We had a very crafty morning this morning. First we had arts or sports with a break of swim in between and then arts and crafts.  The kids made a bunch of different things today. At arts or sports they made nature dream catchers and played with clay. At arts and crafts they made bead… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 8 Day 2

This morning we won the flagpole challenge for the second time this week! We believe this is a result of a strong group morale and passionate coaching from our counselors! We also believe that the parents deserve some recognition for sending their campers to camp bright eyed and bushy tailed!   After swim we had arts… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 8 Day 2

This morning we went on a scavenger hunt around parts of camp looking for clues that lead to a treasure bag full of candy!  Today the kids made eye patches, necklaces and bracelets in arts and crafts to celebrate pirate day!   The special day today was pirates day and campers and counselors dressed as pirates… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 8 Day 2

This morning our group had a great time at project adventure! We used the zip line and watched our brave campers wiz past us as we cheered them on.  The kids did not have any arts or crafts today, but we had a great time going on a nature hike during adventure craft! We even… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 8 Day 1

Welcome to week 8 at PDC! Last week of camp. 😕 At Athletics today we played hula-hoop basketball, archery & obstacle course. At snack we had Cheez-it’s and lemonade. Lots of playground & sandbox time. After lunch we took the tractor into the woods for Adventure Craft and made s’mores & John told us a spooky… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 8 Day 1

This morning Pine Notch went on a hike with nature John in search of gold and blueberries. Today, at arts and crafts, the kids got to make fidget spinners, bead bracelets, and candles. The special day today was welcome back to PDC day for the final week so the kids met new friends and enjoyed their last… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 8 Day 1

This morning Maple Ridge started off the morning with arts and crafts! In the spirit of the dress up dat tomorrow, many of the campers chose to make some super cool and colorful pirate ships. They also had the option to make beaded bracelets and necklaces or gimp. At arts and sports, the campers made some… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 8 Day 1

One fun thing we did this morning was play sabaki ball. Sabaki ball is a game like handball except instead of goals you have to knock a tennis ball off of a cone. Today at arts and crafts kids made friendship bracelets and gold bead necklaces. You could also paint and make gimp. The special day today… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 8 Day 1

We started the day with a tractor ride. The best way to start the week. We painted beautiful pictures in arts & crafts. We used watercolors. We had swim lessons in the morning and then had free swim in the afternoon. We collected leaves and did rubbings using crayons. They came out great. Tomorrow is pirate… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 8 Day 1

What a great start to session 4 week 8 it’s our Final week of camp 2017. We started the day with some beautiful water color paintings. We then went back to our tent and enjoyed cheezits and lemonade! Making this week best of PDC we played a little basketball and an obstacle course in athletics…. Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 8 Day 1

This morning at music we practiced our group song! We also got to make puppets, oragami, or sing karaoke! At arts and crafts we got to paint posters with different pictures on them or play with scratch art. Today’s special day was the last first Monday of camp 🙁 Our favorite moment of the day was going to… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 8 Day 1

At Music this morning we played twister, made some puppets, made awesome origami, and played with puzzle pieces! We also practiced our group song which is coming along nicely. Today was Welcome to Camp for any new campers that came this week. We played a few name games at lunch and Name That Tune. My favorite moment… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 8 Day 1

This morning we had athletics. At athletics we played nucumb and we did archery!  Today the kids made nature “wind chimes” out of woods, sticks and leaves. Welcome to the last week of camp! We played a lot of fun games.My favorite moment of the day was when we played gagaball at arts or sports. Tomorrow is… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 8 Day 1

This morning our group had a blast getting to know our new campers. The kids made awesome memories competing in gaga ball, 9 square, and other fun camp games! Today was welcome to PDC day! Our favorite moment of the day was helping Cailee make signs for Arts and Sports next year. All the kids collaborated together to… Continue Reading →

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Banner Week 8 Day 1

This morning we practiced the beginning of our song in music. We will be performing this song on Friday, the last day of camp! Today the kids made pirate ships for pirate day tomorrow! The special day today was first day of the last week of camp! Our favorite moment of the day was having 1620 house for… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 8 Day 1

This week Senior Division and Rocky Ridge are combining groups. We started the day off by winning the daily flagpole challenge, and screaming our new group name the loudest! The kids made a ton of friends both older and younger! This will help out when it comes time for getting recommendations from counselors when we’re CIT’s! Today… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 8 Day 1

This week Senior Division and Rocky Ridge are combining groups. We started the day off by winning the daily flagpole challenge, and screaming our new group name the loudest! The kids made a ton of friends both older and younger! This will help out when it comes time for getting recommendations from counselors when we’re CIT’s!Today… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 7 Day 5

We had a blast at Arts or Sports! All the kids played GaGa Ball and they enjoyed playing with the counselors. We also played matball at athletic.  Today was Cookout! We had hotdogs, hamburgers, chips, salad and awesome lemonade! The kids also got some ice cream sundaes at the end of the day. My favorite part… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 7 Day 5

This morning at Athletics we had a intense game of gator ball during which star pitcher Chaz under performed his team due to his coffee being spilled prior to the opening pitch, thrown by our special guest Stephen.  Today at Adventure Craft we made a mess of the area with our egg toss, one handed… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 7 Day 5

This morning Pine Notch began their day at arts or sports with Cailee. They chose to either play one of their favorite games, GaGa ball, or make wooden boxes with Cailee that they could color and bring home.  Today, at arts and crafts, the kids got to make fidget spinners using what they found in… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 7 Day 5

One fun thing we did this morning was play games at adventure craft. We played a game where you ate 3 saltines and then tried to whistle. In order to win you had to beat a partner. The other game was the egg toss.  At PA, the kids had to make their way across two… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 7 Day 5

One thing we did this morning was play kickball at athletics with Chaz. We also played archery and newcomb. The kids also did the zipline at Project Adventure.  The kids made great memories today as we get ready for the last week of camp! Today was cookout. We had burgers, hotdogs, salad, and chips at our… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 7 Day 5

This morning our campers learned a valuable lesson of cleaning up after ones self and taking pride in something that is theirs. Over the summer our camp site has gotten a little dirty so before we played games we took 20 minutes and cleaned our site.  Today we had cookout so the kids all worked… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 7 Day 5

This morning, we had our last swim lessons of the week. The water was nice and it was already hot out, so it was very refreshing.  The kids made PDC bracelets this morning, as well as candle pots. The candles were colorful and very cool, and a light was put into each to make them… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 7 Day 5

This morning we took a tractor ride around camp and finished off first period switching between archery and volleyball .   Today the kids finished up previous projects in arts and sports! The special day today was cookout and we ate salad, hamburgers and hot dogs for lunch! Our favorite moment of the day was having ice cream… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 7 Day 5

This morning after snack we practiced our group song we have to perform on the last and then we took a tractor ride!At arts and crafts we decorated butterfly sun catchers. Today’s special day was cookout so we had burgers and hot-dogs for lunch!! Our favorite moment of the day was ice cream sundaes and an extra… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 7 Day 4

Super fun twin day our counselors were the “pilgrim 6tuplets” and a couple campers joined the fun wearing pink shirts to match!  This morning in activities with Michelle we made “wax” handprints!! Will be coming home with them tomorrow. We also made ribbon sticks and straw harmonicas!! Let the music and dancing begin. It was… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 7 Day 4

This morning we had adventure craft and we cooked breakfast and ate it around the campfire while playing games in our campsite.  Today the kids made wind chimes out of sticks we found in the woods. They also colored/painted their pottery. Today was twin day/dress like a counselor day. The kids dressed up with their friends… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 7 Day 4

This morning, at athletics with Cait, the kids played scoop lacrosse, soccer, dodgeball and archery. And we ended the period with a group version of rock paper scissor tag.  Today at adventure craft, the kids got to make breakfast with Nature John. On the menu there was sausage, eggs, and hash browns. The special day today… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 7 Day 4

This morning at Athletics, Chazz had us divide between Newcomb and Flag Football. Nick was wearing a Brady jersey so he was quarterback, sadly he played a more like Brady in college than the current GOAT. At Adventure Craft we played Predator and Prey at our site while My. Haycock cooked us up some eggs, potatoes,… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 7 Day 4

One fun thing we did this morning was the triangle traverse. While everyone is spotting one camper tries to balance on a wire. They use a rope to make their way around the triangle shaped wire. At arts and sports we made friendship bracelets, wood boxes, and stick wind chimes. After we finished the crafts we… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 7 Day 4

This morning we colored masks. We then wore them on the playground. We were lions, tigers, cats and giraffes. It was so much sliding, swinging and climbing as animals. Today was twin/dress like a counseled day. Our counselor s all dressed alike. They wore bubbles around their necks and made bubbles for us to chase all… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 7 Day 4

Today was twin day or dress like a counselor. We had lots of campers looking alike.  We had Ga- Ga Ball competitions at Athletics. It was fun with lots of winners. We had playground and sandbox time while eating popsicles. It was double swim again today. We all played with pool noodles. Some campers went down the… Continue Reading →

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Senior Week 7 Day 4

This morning we had a period with Tom. Together with him we did some of the lower elements that we have not yet gotten a chance to do at PA. One of the elements we attempted was the wild woozy. The objective of that element is to work together with your partner to make it… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 7 Day 4

This morning after our special snack of cookies we went to arts and sports where we played Gaga ball or made wooden bins! At arts and crafts we decorated awesome door hangers! Today’s special day was twin day and it was so much fun seeing everyone dress up as twins or a counselor! Our favorite moment of the… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 7 Day 4

This morning the kids had an awesome time at music. They used clay, drawing, and acting to get other campers to guess what was assigned to act out. The kids really enjoyed it.  Today the kids made some of their camp song that they are gonna sing in front of the whole camp on the… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 7 Day 4

This morning we took a tractor ride up to the woods and went for a little hike! We didn’t have any arts and crafts today so we just made more friends and memories at Pilgrim Day Camp! The special day today was twin day or dress like a counselor day. It was cool seeing the different twin… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 7 Day 4

This morning, we went to Arts and Crafts and painted mini pictures on canvas. We also played with golden slime, and it was nice to stay cool in the woods. We made breakfast today, so the campers and counselors enjoyed sausages, eggs, and hash browns. John also made sure to tell us a new story, and… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 7 Day 3

What an adventure we had today!! We went to the woods and went on a gold hunt. All of us looked for “white” gold and were allowed to choose our favorite nugget and take it home. To end the day we all got to help with tye dye. Lots of great colors on shirts, socks, and… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 7 Day 3

This morning we had a blast playing lacrosse and learning how to be a true “lax bro” from Nick and Chazz. We were dangling, sniping, and celebrating all up and down the field by the end of the period. Today at Arts and Crafts John had us decorate cardboard cylinders and then tie a ball attached… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 7 Day 3

We stared the day playing in the sandbox. We made castles and dug deep holes. We made candles in the afternoon. Another colorful project for tie dye day. Today was tie dye day. Our counselor helped us tie up shirts and we got to choose 3 colors to dip them in. They came out great. Can’t wait… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 7 Day 3

This morning Pine Notch began their day at Project Adventure with Tim. While a group of kids tye dyed, the other group got to swing high in the trees with the trapeze and the three line bridge. At arts and crafts, the kids got to color key chains and make tiled coasters. The special day today was… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 7 Day 3

This morning we had music! We played cranium that the kids loved.  Today the kids made coasters with wood and colored tiles. They also colored in velvet drawings. Today was tye-dye day! We tye-dyed tshirts and they came out awesome!  My favorite moment of the day was when the kids got to go on the 2-ilne… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 7 Day 3

Today was Tie Dye Day! We spent most of Project Adventure making our shirts look awesome. We also played the Name Game and Magic Watch! Some kids got a chance try out the trapeze which got pretty interesting. This morning at Adventure Craft the kids got to make breakfast! They helped the counselors make eggs, hash… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 7 Day 3

One fun thing we did this morning was make breakfast. Instead of tractor we went up into the woods and made breakfast. Some of the group did the peanut butter pit and the tire swings while the rest helped cook. We made sausages eggs and hash browns. The kids also made tie die for the special… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 7 Day 3

Tie-Dye day was fun! Everyone made beautiful creations. At Arts & Crafts we made bird feeders and decorated a tree near our tent. We can’t wait to see what kind of birds it attracts. Snack was Froot Loops cereal & lemonade. Duck, duck, goose and tag after lunch. At Athletics we played Doctor Dodge Ball… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 7

This morning we had 1620 first period. The kids all were able to pick their activities such as basketball, video games, ping pong, etc. Today was tie die day. During art and crafts all the kids who brought t-shirts were able to decorate them with all different colors of dye. Our favorite moment of the day was… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 7 Day 3

One thing we did this morning was have athletics with Cait. We played a big game of doctor dodgeball and also played handball. We also played a camp classic called scam ball and the kids really enjoyed that.  Today the kids made slime at arts and crafts and also made their tie dye shirts. They… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 7 Day 3

This morning we played three way volleyball at athletics and archery! Because our special was tye dye day, we got to tye dye our white shirts from home! Our favorite moment of the day was when we made breakfast in the woods at adventure craft. Tomorrow’s special day is twin day so you and a friend can dress… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 7 Day 3

This morning we played gaga ball, ladder golf and 9 square in arts and sports. Today the kids made wind chimes and played with silly putty in arts and crafts! The special day today was tie dye day and we tie dyed our shirts in the beginning of the day. Our favorite moment of the day was having… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 7 Day 3

This morning we got to go play some 9 square and gaga ball during athletics with Chaz. Luckily, both were in the shade and we were able to keep cool during this hot day! The kids built forts at the campsite today, and we are doing our best to make ours bigger than badger knolls, although… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 7 Day 2

Today was Hawaiian Day at PDC! Everyone was very festive! In music we read the book Rainbow Fish and then made our own Rainbow Fish. For snack we had beach dessert with pudding and cookie crumbs.  The sun finally came out at lunch time, just in time for free swim. Sam took us on a tractor ride… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 7 Day 2

We started our day with a tractor ride. Our yummy snack was a pudding Beach covered in Oreo lava rocks! We got to listen to the book Rainbow Fish and decorated a rush of our own.  We hula hula danced to arts and crafts and made lei necklaces.Tomorrow will be tye dye day bring in… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 7 Day 2

This morning we went on an adventure to the abandoned site where Nick and the other counselors told us stories of the old days of PDC. The second leg of the adventure lead us further into the woods to the blueberry patches where we gathered the succulent snacks. Today at Arts or Sports we started planning… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 7 Day 2

One fun thing we did this morning was the flying squirrel and tire swings at project adventure. The flying squirrel is a tree activity where 7 kids and 2 counselors pull a camper up into the trees super fast. In order to complete the tire swings you must navigate across 4 tires without touching the… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 7 Day 2

This morning, Pine Notch began the day with arts and crafts and 1620. At arts and crafts the kids made slime, candles, or painted stained glass window hangers. At 1620 the kids enjoyed playing on the bikes, playing a fun game of wiffle ball with Joey, or staying warm inside with video games and air… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 7 Day 2

This morning, we painted the rocks we collected yesterday afternoon! We painted them all kinds of colors like a rainbow. later we had athletics where we played with Hippity Hops, the parachute, and scoop lacrosse.  We made the rocks we picked into beautiful colorful stones! Today was Hawaiian Day and our counselors had really fun and… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 7 Day 2

This morning after we played on the playground we read the rainbow fish at music. At arts and crafts we made our own Hawaiian leis! To celebrate Hawaiian day more we also made and decorated paper fish! Our favorite moment of the day was athletics where we got to play archery soccer and a game of scram ball! Tomorrow’s… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 7 Day 2

This morning we learned some history about PDC at Adventure Craft. The kids looked for gold up in the woods and they got to keep their favorite piece of gold. Some kids made friendship bracelets during enrichment! They all said the bracelets were for their parents. Today was Hawaiian Day! We sang the camp song while doing… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 7 Day 2

This morning we played some handball, archery and a big game of rock, paper, scissors tag in athletics. Today the kids made cool designs for fish that they made on paper plates. The special day today was Hawaiian day and everyone dressed in their best Hawaiian gear! Our favorite moment of the day was cooking breakfast during adventure… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 7 Day 2

This morning, we went to Arts and Sports and got to play a camp favorite Gaga ball! In addition, the kids got to go finish their clay pots and began the painting process, and they look very cool. The kids made and got to play with slime at Arts and Crafts, making all sorts of unique… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 7 Day 2

This morning our group had Athletics with Chaz first period. One of the campers brought a nice frisbee so we all played ultimate frisbee together. For the remainder of the period, the kids were able to do archery. Today the kids all worked together and used the supplies given and cooked themselves breakfast. The kids arrived… Continue Reading →

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Badger Week 7 Day 2

This morning we had Project Adventure with Tim and we did the flying squirrel as well as the triangle traverse. This is when they have to hold onto a rope and try and balance and walk on a wire and make a triangle. Today the kids made breakfast at Adventure Craft. They made eggs, hash browns,… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 7 Day 1

This morning we had arts and crafts and to follow was arts or sports.  At arts and crafts the kids painted wooden plaques and made gimp. At arts or sports we made clay pottery and played gaga ball. Today was welcome to session 4! We played name games and did other fun activities. My favorite moment of… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 7 Day 1

This morning we had athletics with Chazz where we played Ultimate Frizbee/Gator Ball before splitting up into an Archery and Partner Dodgeball rotation. At 1620 this morning we made a lot of new friends because we have a lot of new faces in our group. We learned each others names, where we’re all from, our favorite… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 7 Day 1

This morning, Pine Notch began their day by going up to Project Adventure with Tim. While a group of kids swung high in the trees in the flying squirrel, the other group worked together to get each other around the triangle traverse. At arts and crafts with John, the kids made a version of a ball… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 7 Day 1

One fun thing we did this morning was gator ball and ultimate frisbee at athletics with Chaz. Gator is a mix between handball and soccer. We combined that with ultimate frisbee so everyone could be involved. At arts and crafts we painted rocks and made gimp bracelets. John sets up multiple activities when we go up… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 7 Day 1

This morning we started our day with swim lessons and had cheeze-its for our snack after. At arts and crafts we got to paint different wooden animals! Today’s special day was the first day of session 4, we got to meet all of our new Birch Hill friends! Our favorite moment of the day was popsicles in the… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 6 Day 5

This morning we started our day off with some Olympic Games with the whole camp like an obstacle course, tug of war, and a pie eating contest. In the afternoon we made ice cream sundaes to finish off the day! Because the special day was Olympic day we also had relay races at swim and a game… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 7 Day 1

Welcome to session 4 week 7! Today in arts and crafts we made a bird feeder chain. We placed it by our tent to watch the birds munch away. At athletics we got to practice our archery skills. We enjoyed a little lesson in swim then off to lunch we went. After filling up after… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 7 Day 1

This morning at Music we played Giants, Wizards, and Elves Tag! The kids split into two groups and got to battle it out on the field. We also had a dance party and some kids made their own ribbons to dance with. Today was Welcome to Camp for 4th Session! We played some name games this… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 7 Day 1

This morning we split into groups and played a game called cranium in music where the campers would act, draw or sculpt different things that had to be guessed by other members of the group. Following cranium, we played a couple of exhilarating rounds of freeze dance. Today the kids painted on blocks of wood and… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 7 day 1

This morning, we played an exciting game called gator ball; a mix of soccer and ultimate frisbee! We have a lot of new faces at camp and this was a great way to get to know each other and make some new friends. The kids made clay pots during Arts and Sports today, and they will… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 7 Day 1

This morning we had a blast at PA. The kids accomplished the tire swings, and the triangle dangle. The kids made clay bowls and mugs, and lots of other cool things at arts or sports. Some kids even made hats and shoes out of clay! Today was welcome to PDC day! we had a great time getting… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 6 Day 5

Today was Olympic day! Fun for all here at PDC! Relay races, tug of war, our eating contest and the obstacle course! Nick or Agua wins this summer! Good spirit and colors worn by everyone what great fun! Summer is going by so fast with so much more exciting things fir us to do here… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 6 Day 5

Olympic day was awesome! We all met in the big field first thing this morning for opening ceremonies. Team races, obstacle course & the counselor pie eating contest. We had goldfish, lemonade and cookies & cupcakes for Owen’s birthday. Happy Birthday to Owen & Emma! The Olympic fun continued at the pool! Then it was time… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 6 Day 5

Today was olympic day! we had a blast kicking off the day with our annual circle run, obstacle course, and tug of war! We even had a pie eating contest!! The kids had a great time in the pool doing a beach ball relay, with the drone flying above capturing their every move. We had a great… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 6 Day 5

This morning we had the best time at the Olympic opening ceremonies! The whole camp came down to middle and we ran some relay races and watched the counselor games. The counselors had to run through the obstacle course, have a pie eating contest and a huge tug-o-war competition. Today was Olympics! We played games all… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 6 Day 5

We had such a fun morning. We started off the day with counselor games at the middle parking lot which consisted of tug of war, pie eating and a bouncy house relay race. After that, the campers went through circuits of games. The kids made great memories that will last a lifetime! Today was olympic day. We… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 6 Day 5

This morning, in honor of olympic day, the kids got to participate in all kinds of fun games from relay races to the obstacle course, tug of war, take it back, olympic tag, newcomb, and archery. Also, the kids got to watch their counselors in the pie eating contest, obstacle course race, and the tug… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 6 Day 5

This morning was an extremely fun filled morning!!! We started off with the Olympic Ceremonies for points. Then we went into councilor games! First we started with the blow up obstacle course. That, as always, was a hit and so much fun to watch. Then we had a pie eating contest. We had some awesome… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 6 Day 5

We kicked off this wonderful Olympic day at PDC with the opening ceremonies at the middle parking lot. We then transitioned into many different Olympic Games on the athletic fields like Olympic tag and take it back! We topped off the morning with a refreshing free swim at the pool! The only things made today at… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 6 Day 5

Today was Olympic Day. We started this morning off with opening ceremonies. We played games as a whole camp for points. First we spilt up into the four teams and make a circle. Then Jon Kirby called out group names and everybody from that group ran as fast as they could around the circle. Fastest… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 6 Day 5

This morning was opening ceremonies for the 45th annual PDC Olympics! We started off by getting in circles with all of our fellow citizens and raced around them when our groups were called. We then watched the counselors do a relay through the obstacle course and have a pie eating contest! They made their countries proud… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 6 Day 5

This morning we started our day off with some Olympic Games with the whole camp like an obstacle course, tug of war, and a pie eating contest. In the afternoon we made ice cream sundaes to finish off the day! Because the special day was Olympic day we also had relay races at swim and a game… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 6 Day 4

Teddy Bear Picnic day was awesome! We started the day with some Olympic events. Tug-of-war, relay races & the obstacle course. We had teddy grahams & gummy bears for snack. Emma shared munchkins with everyone to celebrate her birthday! Everyone ate lunch on the grass with our stuffed animals and teddy bears. Lower camp had story time… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 6 Day 4

What a beautiful morning!! In music we played with hula hoops and ribbon sticks and ended with the camp song. For our snack we ate yummy teddy grahams and gummy bears!! What better snack than that for teddy bear day. We put our coloring talent today in arts and crafts! We decorated little pocket purses and… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 6 Day 4

We all started the day meeting each other’s teddy bears. We then had art and then swim. The best part of the morning was going through the inflatable obstacle coarse. We jumped in and ran and climbed through it. It was so fun. Today we made colorful fans, colored ribbons to twirl and decorated flags for… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 6 Day 4

This morning, Pine Notch enjoyed a fun day in the sun with Cait at athletics. In preparation for PDC olympics tomorrow, the kids got to practice going through the blow up obstacle course, played tug of war, and ran relay races to help train for tomorrow. Today the kids got to paint jewelry boxes with Marie… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 6 Day 4

This morning our group started off the day with Arts or Sports. At arts, the campers made some awesome clay pieces! There were bowls, plates, characters, and many other awesome things! Then at sports the campers and staff played some really fun rounds of Gaga ball. This game is a PDC original and is a… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 6 Day 4

This morning we had a great time running and racing through the blow up obstacle course. We had Olympic team relays, camper versus camper, and camper versus counselor. Chazz gave it his all but age proved a huge obstacle as he tore something in his shorter trying to compete.  Today the kids used their perfected… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 6 Day 4

One fun thing we did this morning was play a hula hoop game for Olympic points. Everyone held hands and passed a hula hoop over their bodies. Fastest team won. At arts and sports the kids made pottery. If they already made pottery they painted them or played gaga ball. It was loads of fun. The special… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 6 Day 4

This morning we had a blast at Music! We played Name That Tune for the entire period for Olympic points! There was some tough songs for the kids to know but they surprised me. Today we made some trinket boxes that we got to paint with pretty colors. Only some kids made the trinket boxes because… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 6 Day 4

This morning after our lessons we had arts and sports where half of our friends got to play Gaga ball and the other half got to play with clay. At arts in crafts in the afternoon we made scratch art keychains and Olympic team bracelets! Today’s special day was team challenge day so we started preparing for… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 6 Day 4

This morning we had arts and crafts. The kids made stress balls with orbeez, their new favorite projects. Today was challenge day, we played a ton of fun games, including gaga ball and 9-square. My favorite moment of the day was when we made smores at adventure craft and listened to a scary story told by John. Tomorrow is… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 6 Day 4

This morning we played 9-square with Tom. From then on, we went to swim. Today to replace arts and crafts we continued playing games for olympic points. The special day today was challenge day! We raced on the blow up obstacle course! My favorite moment of the day was when we made smores and frito burritos. Tomorrow is olympic… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 6 Day 4

This morning we started the day off right cheering on our campers and counselors in Olympic challenges! Congrats Pilgrimslavia for the win! The kids made great memories and friendships that last a lifetime! At lunch we had a special treat and we made Frito burritos (Fritos, ground beef, cheese and salsa).Today was team challenge day. We… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 6 Day 4

This morning we held some pretty intense races in the inflatable obstacle course. Instead of making things today, the kids earned points for their Olympic teams. The special day today was team competition day and we played various games in our Olympic teams! Some of these games included archery and relay races! Our favorite moment of the… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 6 Day 3

Maple Ridge had an awesome day today. So awesome that we almost forgot to blog!  The rain at the end of the day didn’t ruin our joy. Today was minute it to win it challenge day and we had so much fun playing silly games.

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Quarry Hill Week 6 Day 3!

This morning we had an awesome time at Adventure Craft. We heard a wicked cool story and had some Frito Burritos! We also had some kids up in the trees who did the trapeze! The kids made Frito Burritos which is some hamburger meat, cheese, salsa, and fritos in a bowl which is one of my… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 6 Day 3

Today we did archery for Olympic points during tractor. During lunch we got to make frito burritos since we all miss adventure craft on Friday for Olympic Day activities.  For minute to win it day we played a bunch of games at athletics with Chaz. We played a relay involving a hula hoop and a… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 6 Day 3

What a crazy day today in Pine Notch.  It started off with our counselor Lauren stepping on a bee! She was in pain but we all said…”Always wear your shoes at camp!”  We played some great minute to win it games and we can’t wait for Team Challenge Day tomorrow. We had swim lessons today… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 6 Day 3

It was a hot one today but it was so much fun. We started the day with chariot races with counselors and campers.  It was minute to win it today and we had so much fun being silly and playing quick games for Olympic Points.  This afternoon was great fun too, but then the sky… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 6 Day 3

It was a hot one today! First thing for us was a tractor ride up to the woods. We sat by a campfire and made s’mores. John in adventure craft told us a story and then we played a game called “telephone”.The counselors really know how to have a dance party. We rocked out to… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 6 Day 3

We danced with colorful ribbons. We swirled them all around and danced. We listened to all our favorite songs: Try Everything, Handzclap, How far I’ll Go & The camp song.  We made a song for our group- Plymouth House. We have been singing it and we think it is great. We are still practicing it… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 6 Day 3

Today was so exciting at Pilgrim Day Camp for Block Hill. We had several dance parties. We danced to songs from Moana, Frozen, Trolls, Zootopia & The Peanuts movie to name a few. At Music the fun continued with hula hoops & ribbon wands. The counselors taught the campers new dances like the Cotton Eyed Joe, Electric… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 6 Day 3

This morning we played minute to win it games at athletics. Today we made stress balls out of balloons and orbeez. Today was minute to win it! We played games all day to earn olympic points. My favorite moment of the day was when the kids had a saltine placed on their face and tried to get it… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 6 Day 3

This morning we started the day off at flagpole, watching our counselors drag kids across the field in our annual chariot race. Congrats to Poisonivia for the win! The kids made orbeeze stress balls at arts and crafts. They filled water balloons with soap and orbeeze, and the final product was crazy! Today was minute to win… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 6 Day 3

This morning we had 1620 first thing. The kids were all able to choose their activities such as riding bikes, playing video games etc. Last period we had arts and crafts. With john the kid were all able to make these stress balls that are fun to play with and squeeze. They are made by putting… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 6 Day 3

This morning we played some wiffle ball and gaga ball in arts and sports. Today the kids made candles and stress balls in arts and crafts. Today’s special day was minute to win it day and we played some games in athletics for Olympic points! Our favorite moment of the day was the extra long swim because it… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 6 Day 3

This morning we played some fun minute to win it games at athletics like everyone’s it and dodgeball! At adventure craft we made frito burritos and heard a scary story.Today’s special day was minute to win it so we played fun games at athletics and also watched the counselors compete in some races in the morning… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 6 Day 2

We had a great time today with our ‘Water Fun Day’ events. We played lots of games water and had a great time splashing in the pool. This afternoon we had such an exciting time going down our famous ‘Slip & Slide’ and enjoyed a tractor ride into the woods. We can’t wait to come… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 6 Day 2

This morning during athletics with Chaz we played multiple water games to celebrate Water Fun Day. We started off competing in a relay race and finished with big group games of water balloon toss. After swim lessons we had Arts & Sports with Caliee. The kids had the choice of either making a craft with… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 6 Day 2

This morning we were surprised with an adventure by John Haycock. He lead us deep into the woods past the old Senior Division site and all the way to the power lines! After walking across the new wooden bridge he lead us to an abandoned 1970’s Volkswagen, where he told us its spooky origin story…. Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 6 Day 2

One fun thing we did today was competed in Olympic Games. We played classic games like tug of war. The special day today was Water Fun Day. We played games involving water like water balloon tosses and drip drip drop. Our absolute favorite moment of the day was the slip and slide. It was a great way… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 6 Day 3

This morning we had an amazing time at Project Adventure.  The kids did the trapeze and the three line bridge, and had a blast.  The kids made great memories hiking through the woods and hearing stories during Adventure Craft. Today was also Water Fun Day! We played a plethora of water games, and had an… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 6 Day 2

This morning we had arts or sports with Cailee. Today the kids made clay pots and gimp bracelets. The special day today was Water Fun Day. We played a bunch of water games including a water balloon toss! Overall our favorite moment of the day was when we got to go on the great big… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 6 Day 2

Maple Ridge started off the morning with the 1620 house. We played many games there including basketball, air hockey, ping pong, video games, and shuffle board! Other campers went outside and raced each other on bikes and four wheelers! The campers made many awesome memories this morning at athletics with Chaz and Cait. They had… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 6 Day 2

This morning Pine Notch got to go to 1620 house and enjoy playing outside on the bikes or playing ping pong and video games inside. At Arts & Crafts this morning, the kids got to make balloon stress balls using orbeez and clear balloons and they played with slime. The special day today was ‘Water… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 6 Day 2

This morning we played water games in athletics like drip drip drip and water balloon toss! The kids made scratch art key chains and melted crayons in Arts & Crafts! The special day today was water fun day! We all played water games to stay a little bit cooler on this hot summer day! Our… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 6 Day 2

Today was Water Fun Day! This morning at Athletics we played some water games and the kids got soaked. We also had some Olympic races, some ‘drip, drip, drop!’ and we had to try and catch some water balloons. We had a race where the kids ran with cones filled with water over the heads. We also… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 6 Day 2!

What a beautiful day to be at camp! This morning we made fuse beads at arts and crafts and also got to give a car wash to some of the golf carts as part of water fun day! In the afternoon we had extra long swim and the slip and slide for more fun with water day!… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 6 Day 2!

Today was ‘Water Fun Day’ where everything was based on water. We splashed all day! Our favorite part of the day was going down the water slide! It was so cool and fast. We flew down it. Our counselors went down with us, some even with all their clothes on! We would spin and fly down… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 5 Day 5

Block Hill had a fun Friday! At Athletics, we played all sorts of games. At Arts & Crafts, we made flower thermometers. Ga Ga Ball was once again the favorite. Everyone is getting so good at it. Duck, Duck, Goose is always a requested game. Some campers fed the goats our leftover salad from the cookout. We… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 5 Day 5

Today was a sunny fun day! Made bracelets in arts and crafts. Then played fishy fishy cross my ocean in athletics. The best part of the day was when we were headed to cook out there was engine 1 fire truck checking out Edwards house. We got to touch s truck through it, was awesome. Monday… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 5 Day 5

This morning we played on the playground. We went down the slide, dug in the sand, and swing on the swings. Always a good time at the playground. We also got to make candles. Make sure you look for them in my bag. We dipped balloons in wax and they came out so cool. Put… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 5 Day 5

One fun thing we did today was play gaga ball. We also learned about a new soccer program starting a new week. Monday through Thursday anybody who wants to can play soccer in the morning. They will still have first swim, but will play soccer for first and third period.  Today at adventure craft the… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 5 Day 5

This morning we all took turns riding the cars and bikes at Lower Divide.  Today the kids made whatever they wanted out of clay at Arts or Sports. A great moment today was when John surprised us with a tractor ride before sundaes.  We had so much fun today at cookout.  Extra long free swim was… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 5 Day 5

This morning we played Olympic Team War, where we furiously hunted each other’s teammates down and ripped their flags out of their belts. Due to a cheating accusation, the results will be held off on until a full investigation is conducted by the chairman of athletics. The kids were rewarded for their hard effort during athletics… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 5 Day 5

This morning, the got to enjoy our only day with Cailee at arts or sports. In honor of such a special occasion, Cailee made wooden birdhouses with the kids and also played GaGa ball with them while enjoying the warm weather. At arts and crafts, the kids got to make bird feeders (in conjunction with the… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 5 Day 5

This morning we played GaGa ball with some kids while others made clay crafts at arts or sports! Some kids are just waiting for the clay to dry. We also played some games at Athletics that counted for Olympic points! Today was Cookout! If the kids wanted hot dogs or hamburgers they got them with chips,… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 5 Day 5

This morning we had arts and crafts. At arts and crafts, the kids made gimp keychains and candles.Today was cookout day! We had burgers, hot dogs and sundaes! My favorite moment of the day was when we did mad libs at music! Tomorrow is Saturday! Enjoy the weekend, hope to see you next week!

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Badger Knoll Week 5 Day 5

This morning we had an unreal time at athletics. We got into our Olympic teams and played a huge game of war, a game where campers compete to remove flags from other campers, trying to get the most. The kids had a great time at project adventure, where some of our brave campers had a blast… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 5 Day 5

This morning we played Gator ball with Tom. It was beautiful this morning so it was nice to be able to play a big game altogether with the group.Some of the kids helped write our group song. -It is to the tune of “That’s how I like it”, and it’s an amazing jig. Today was cookout!… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 6 Day 1

Today was probably the most beautiful day weather wise at camp.  We started first period with Cait at Athletics.  We did Scramball, Archery, and soccer.  It was so much fun!  The kids earned Olympic points for their teams.  At this point, it feels like we are becoming professional archers.  We had an awesome tractor ride… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 6 Day 1

We had a great first day of the week.  Tess is the Unit Leader this week while Chris is on vacation!  We started out the morning with Counselor popsicle games, it was hilarious watching the counselors try to eat popsicles first thing in the morning for Olympic points! We started Olympic points today with Cait… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 6 Day 1

This morning we played some Olympic Games at Music for some team points! We played Charades and had a dance party! We made crayons art and some clouds at arts and crafts this afternoon.My favorite moment was definitely the extra time spent at the pool today because it was so hot. We played a few water… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 6 Day 1

We started the day with a tractor ride. That is the perfect way to start the week. Sam the driver takes us all over camp, even the woods. We then swam in the pool. Snack today was goldfish. We made rainbows!! They have blue skies, colorful streamers and puffy clouds. They were so pretty and fun… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 6 Day 1

It was a bright sunny morning here today! The first thing we did was head to arts and crafts and made rainbow rain socks. Sure to brighten the day! We welcomed back a few campers that were on vacation and met some new friends! We are all assigned to our Olympic groups so be sure to… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 6 Day 1

This morning Maple Ridge welcomed a couple of new campers to our group! We headed up to Arts and Crafts for some fun with John! Outside many of our campers played Pictionary for Olympic points. Inside we had the rest of the campers making super cool treasure boxes and bead necklaces and bracelets. They also finished… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 6 Day 1

This morning we started mini Olympic Games at music where we split into our teams and played cranium! At arts and crafts we made rainbows with clouds or fuse beads.Today’s special day was Olympic week opening ceremonies so we started to play some games for points throughout the day and the counselors had a popsicle eating… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 5 Day 5

This morning we had a special snack of bagels and cream cheese after our swim lessons. Then we got to play a big game of Gaga ball before arts and crafts! At arts and crafts we got the chance to make Chinese yo yo’s or scratch art! Today’s special day was cookout and also wear the shirt… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 6 Day 1

This morning we learned our Olympic teams for the week and were shocked to find out that the Pilgrimslavia Powerhouse Trifecta (Nick, Tommy, and Alan) has split from their country! Today the kids learned teamwork as they had to overcome The Wall up in the woods without the assistance of their (debatably) stronger counselors. Today was Welcome… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 6 Day 1

This morning, Pine Notch got to go on a hike with Nature John. John took them to an abandoned car over by the PDC blueberry patch and told them all about the infamous Umbrella Lady. Today the kids made rope candle holders at arts and crafts using balloons, glue, and rope. They also played with their… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 6 Day 1

This morning we had Athletics with Chaz. At athletics, we played Nitroball, which is a mix of ping-pong and volleyball. The kids loved it! Today the kids made clay pots with the pottery wheels at arts or sports. Today was also the start of Olympic week! We play games for points and at the end of the… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 6 Day 1

The first thing we had this morning was adventure craft with John. What we did with John was he told us a cool story about the camp and we went on a hike to go to the place he was talking about. Along with Adventure Crafts, we had project adventure with Tim. All of the kids… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 6 Day 1

This morning we had an amazing time at project adventure. The kids had a blast completing the three line bridge, and the trapeze! Lots of brave campers! Today the children made bird houses at arts or sports, as well as clay bowls with our resident pottery director, Cailee Gazard. Today was welcome to camp day! We… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 5 Day 4

One fun thing we did this morning was shoot arrows and play volleyball. During tractor, we made a stop at the archery field. Anybody who wanted could shoot arrows at targets. Everybody else got to play volleyball on the sand.  During second period, at arts and sports, we made pottery with clay. Kids made vases… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 5 Day 4

This morning we had a blast at Music. We played some dance charades, learned a couple new songs and we played freeze dance! Today was Pajama Day! Everyone got some donuts to celebrate. My favorite moment was definitely dance charades this morning because the kids had tons of fun trying to guess some pretty silly dance moves. Tomorrow… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 5 Day 4

Today we danced with hula hoops in our pjs! We created flower thermometers in arts and crafts! To feel more comfy cozy we enjoyed delicious donuts fit snack. As day went on we went to athletics and learned a new game called scramble and fishy fishy cross my ocean! No need to bring lunch tomorrow it’s cookout day!!

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Rocky Ridge Week 5 Day 4

This morning we played a wild game of 4 way gladiator ball and split up into Olympic teams for the week (There will be new teams next Monday).  The kids put the finishing touches on their shirts at Arts and Crafts. We also enjoyed the new and improved Frito Burrito, a.k.a. The Dorito Burrito! Today… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 5 Day 4

This morning we got to play Gaga ball at arts and sports and make creations with clay if we wanted! At arts and crafts we made bracelets, felt art, and flower thermometers!  Today’s special day was pajama day so we all dressed in pjs and had a special snack of donuts to celebrate!  Our favorite moment… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 5 Day 4

This morning we had 1620. The kids had a great time riding bikes, playing video games, and beating their counselors in air hockey and ping pong. Today the kids made Frito Burritos. These are taco meat, salsa, cheese and sour cream mixed in a bag of Fritos. The kids got to cook the meat themselves over… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 5 Day 4

This morning we played at lower divide. We played gaga ball, basketball and played on the power cars! We didn’t have any arts and crafts today so we instead just made more fun filled memories at Pilgrim Day Camp! The special day today was pajama day and everyone wore their pj’s to camp! We also had… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 5 Day 4

This morning we had a period with Tom. As requested the kids played the app heads up again. We split into two teams and worked together to guess the words on the app as the kids acted them out.  After our period with Tom we had arts and crafts. There the kid who made shirts… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 5 Day 4

Played four goal soccer at athletics in order to earn points for our Olympic teams.  We made Frito Burritos at Adventure Craft while we listened to scary stories over the campfire. Today was Pajama Day and campers received doughnuts and wore PJs to camp.  So much fun! Our favorite part of today was singing songs while… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 5 Day 4

This morning we had arts and crafts with John! We made lots of cool things today. Today the kids made awesome candles at arts and crafts. They also made gimp and bracelets. Today was wear your favorite PJs. All the kids wore their PJs and robes. My favorite moment of the day was when we made Doritos… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 5 Day 4

Maple Ridge started off the morning with Arts and Sports! The the arts part we made awesome bird houses. We decorated them with puffy paint, markers, and glitter! Some made them for chipmunks and other made them for the birds but they all came out looking fantastic! At the sports part, they played some competitive… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 5 Day 3

Finally the sun is out we enjoyed s nice swim after our tractor ride. We enjoyed s special s’mores cone in the woods today and then found bugs with the big zappers! We saw some crazy socks today.  We had extra fun in the Gaga pit today. Campers and counselors enjoying the fun. Then along came… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 5 Day 3

This morning a few kids got to try the Flying Squirrel at Project Adventure! They all had tons of fun and thought it was amazing. The kids made S’mores this morning at Adventure Craft. They also got to make some stained glass, balloon candles and bead bracelets. Today was Unit T-Shirt Day! If the kids brought… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 5 Day 3

This morning was loaded with fun. We went to lower divide and drove the cars or played hockey and soccer. We got to choose which we wanted to do. Our snack was Apple Jax. They are yummy even with out milk. We made friends today. We have lots of new campers this week and we got… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 5 Day 3

This morning Maple Ridge started off the day with Arts and Crafts! We made some awesome stained glass decoration that would look awesome hung up in windows! Our campers used bright colors with super cool designs for these works of art! We also made group t-shirts with iron ons with our group name on them…. Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 5 Day 3

This morning, the kids got to go to project adventure where the either got to swing high in the trees with the flying squirrel or they did a skill activity at the tire swings. In preparation for the festivities this Friday, the kids made group t shirts with their group name on it and got to… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 5 Day 3

One fun thing we did this morning was shoot arrows and play volleyball. During tractor, we made a stop at the archery field. Anybody who wanted could shoot arrows at targets. Everybody else got to play volleyball on the sand. During second period, at arts and sports, we made pottery with clay. Kids made vases and… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 5 Day 3

Chaz dusted off a classic game from the Woods era Athletics called “Take It Back” in which four teams are pitted against each other in a race to see who can grab the most valuable items out of a bucket in between their four bases. It was an intense fun fueled period that left us… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 5 Day 3

This morning we started off the day with swim for the first time this week! We were so happy it was finally warm enough to go in!! Later we went to adventure craft where we roasted s’mores and heard a scary story.  During arts and crafts we got to make stained glass and design our… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 5 Day 3

Today was Crazy Sock day at Block! All the wacky socks were so funny! And we danced our socks off at music with Michelle. Hula hoop freeze dance and singing songs was a great start to the day! We made stained glass at Arts & Crafts. Goldfish crackers & lemonade for snack. At Athletics we played parachute… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 5 Day 3

This morning we had athletics. We played a fun game of doctor dodgeball. During athletics we designed white t-shirts that the kids should wear Friday! The kids brought in t-shirts and we ironed our group name on it and decorated them with paint! My favorite moment of the day was when we raced on bikes at 1620. Tomorrow… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 5 Day 3

This morning we went to athletics with Chaz! we played a big game of take it back, where campers split into four groups and race to gather objects from the middle of the field.  At arts and crafts, kids made t-shirts that our unit will wear on Friday for a special camp day! Our favorite moment… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 5 Day 3

This morning we had 1620 first thing. The kids were able to ride bikes, play basketball, video games and many more. When that was over the kids had swim. At that time in the morning it was not too hot out so the kids played games to get warm before they went in the pool. Today… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 5 Day 3

This morning we played gaga ball at arts and sports and had our first day of swim lessons! Today we designed our group t-shirts and made candles from water balloons in arts and crafts! The special day today was group t-shirt day so we made our t-shirts and celebrated being members of Banner Hollow! If you forgot… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Maple Ridge started off the morning at the 1620 house! There were a bunch of campers riding bikes and four wheelers, campers playing video games, playing ping pong, air hockey, basketball, and many other games! We also had music playing and many of the girls were making up dance routines to them and showed our… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Yesterday was a wash out for us. We watched movies, crested crafts and got to have a huge dance party. Another chilly day today but we ventured up into the woods for the morning. We ate delicious s’mores and for those that felt adventurous the counselors helped us climb the Great Wall by pine notch. It… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Today was another cold and chilly day. Instead of swimming we went into the woods, made smores and went exploring. We had Apple Jack’s cereal and lemonade for snack. We colored velvet pictures with markers. Tattoo Tuesday was great. Tattoos and face paint! Kitty cats, puppy dogs, lions, tigers and even clowns will be coming home today. At… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 5 Day 1 and 2

This morning we stayed warm by roasting s’mores in the woods! At arts and crafts we got to pick out different tattoos and we also colored in felt stickers! Because the special day was tattoo Tuesday we also had the chance to get our faces painted at music or have a dance party! Our favorite moment of the… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Yesterday because of the rain we stayed under the tents as much as possible. We went through stations playing gaga ball, pictionary, trivia, and survival scenarios. Today we did the flying squirrel at PA. At arts and crafts the kids got to make headbands, rugs, and friendship bracelets. The special day today was tattoo Tuesday. We all… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 5 Day 1 and 2

This morning we all hiked it up into the woods to get warm around our fire pits at our sites. Around the campfires we whipped a couple doughboys so the newcomers could have a taste of every campers favorite sweet treat. Today was Tattoo Tuesday where we chose some fun tats and even convinced Nick he would… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Yesterday, in an attempt to stay warm, we alternated between watching a movie (Cars and The Secret Life of Pets were a big hit with the kids) and playing an assortment of games and doing several crafts with John at arts and crafts. Today, the kids went to arts and crafts again with john and… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 5 Day 1 and 2

This morning instead of swim, due to the weather, we went up into the woods and made s’mores around the campfire. We also got to do the flying squirrel at Project Adventure today. Today the kids made s’mores and doughboys. We also made a very good fort for our campsite. Everyone was involved in putting it… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Welcome to the second half of the summer! This morning we went up into the woods and made s’more cones, and I have to say everyone really enjoyed the combination of s’mores and ice cream cones. The kids continued to build their fort today, and I feel confident our group will win the campsite competition! Lunch… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Yesterday was the first day of session 3 but we spent most of the day inside because of the rain. This morning we played Yoshi in athletics with Kate! Today the kids made s’more cones up in the woods instead of swimming because of how chilly it was!  The special day today was tattoo Tuesday and… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 5 Day 1 and 2

Yesterday morning we made some popsicle stick crafts, theater masks, bracelets, and necklaces! Even though it was raining we still managed to have tons of fun with games and crafts! This morning it was a little too cold to swim so we made S’mores instead. The kids made S’mores and doughboys this morning 2 of my… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 4 Day 5

Today was Carnival Day at PDC!! Yippee! We had so much fun! We went swimming first and then headed up to 1620 for the carnival. We played all sorts of games. A favorite was the giant blow up target that you kicked or threw balls at. Face painting, golf cart rides, the dunk tank and… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 4 Day 5

Today we got an extra swim long swim in the pool. We played with rings and noodles. Jumping into the pool over and over again it want we live to do the most! Today we made sundaes!! We could have either chocolate or vanilla ice cream and the topping choices were chocolate sauce, crushed oreos and… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 4 Day 5

This morning Pine Notch had a blast at carnival! The campers played all kinds of games and even got the chance to be dunked in the dunk tank, eat cotton candy and cookies, and even play a game of giant darts. The kids got to make cotton candy this morning at carnival and got to make… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 4 Day 5

This morning we had so much fun at the carnival! We got to play games like hacky sack, mini basketball, and a huge game of blow up darts. The campers were also able to go in the dunk tank or dunk one of their counselors! Having the carnival as our special day was so much… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 4 Day 5

We had an exciting start to the day with our 43rd annual PDC carnival! Our counselor ran a plethora of different games and activities for campers to earn and spend tickets on. For the low price of two tickets campers were able to frost and make some creamy cookies or go over and spin up… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 4 Day 5

This morning we started off the morning with the carnival. There were tons of fun games including pitching games, bowling, hockey, frisbee, and ring throw. Then when the campers got enough tickets, they could either put them towards sweet treats like cotton candy and cookies; or they could dunk someone in the dunk tank! Maple… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 4 Day 5

One fun thing we did this morning was carnival. Activities ranged from basketball and hockey to golf cart rides. The kids had a blast playing all the games in order to earn tickets.  At carnival kids could use their tickets to buy cookies and cotton candy. They were able to get their sugar fix for… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 4 Day 5

This morning was the carnival! There was all sorts of games including; corn hole, giant dart board, Ladder ball, Ski ball, Face painting and even a Dunk Tank! Along with all of the games, there were options for food as well. Before the cookout there were cotton candy machines and cookie stations where the kids could… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 4 Day 5

This morning was the carnival! There was all sorts of games including; corn hole, Ladder ball, Ski ball, Face painting and even a Dunk Tank! All of the kids in our group got flowers painted on themselves and took a group photo.  Along with all of the games, there were options for food as well…. Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 4 Day 5

This morning we enjoyed an extra long swim topped off with an exciting visit to the PDC carnival! There, the kids had a blast earning tickets and dunking counselors, and also each other. The kids continued to build their fort during lunch, and during carnival they made sure to buy and eat as much cotton… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 4 Day 5

This morning we had an extra long swim and played a variety of games at carnival! Today the kids earned tickets playing carnival games and used them to make their counselors get dunked in the dunk tank! The special day today was carnival day and we all had fun playing many different games during the carnival. It… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 4 Day 4

Today was Fiesta Day! We had chips and salsa for snack. Then we all took a turn at hitting our piñata. Candy fell everywhere when it finally broke open. It was so hot today and we had an inflatable slip & slide. That helped to cool us all down. It was a blast.  Singing songs on… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 4 Day 4

This morning we started the day exploring nature with our magnifying glasses looking for some cool bugs and plants. We also listened to music and did the limbo for fiesta day. Then for the snack, we had chips and salsa. In arts and crafts, we made Maracas and decorated them ourselves. The best part of the… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 4 Day 4

This morning at athletics with Cait, the kids played double ball baseball, scram ball, and Newcomb. The kids rotated between the three activities while still trying to stay cool! Today the kids got the chance to make doughboys at Adventure Craft today. While one group was completing a partner rope maze, the other was roasting doughboys… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 4 Day 4

This morning we had chips and salsa for our snack to celebrate our special day which was fiesta day! We also had a piñata that the kids hit blind folded which was lots of fun! We had lots of fun celebrating fiesta day. Today the kids finished their arts and crafts project and they got the… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 4 Day 4

This morning Maple started off the morning with arts and sports. They were lucky enough to use some super cool clay wheels and make awesome bowls and cups. Also if tomorrow is your last day make sure you remind us to grab that be fore you go home tomorrow! There were many rounds of competitive… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 4 Day 4

We had a dance party at music! We also used some magnifying glasses to look for fun stuff near the playground. We had a limbo contest which got pretty competitive! Today was Fiesta Day! We had some chips and salsa with lunch today and the kids got to hit a piñata. The best part of the… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 4 Day 4

This morning in Athletics we had a great time in the shade down at lower divide. Chaz led us in a rotation of basketball, wall ball, and rotating with a street hockey game. The shade was cool but our shots were cooler. This morning at Adventure Craft we brought out a PDC classic treat, The Doughboy…. Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 4 Day 4

This morning we had a banging good time at arts & crafts. The kids made candles, friendship bracelets, and even fidget spinners! This afternoon the kids roasted dough to make doughboys over an open fire and sprinkled cinnamon and sugar on them after wandering through a maze made by Jason! Today was fiesta day! The kids were… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 4 Day 4

This morning we had a period with Tom Woods. As the sun was blazing on us on the field, we decided to take our fun elsewhere and finish off the remainder of the period in the 1620 house. Once arriving there the kids played all sorts of games including ping pong, shuffle board, riding bikes… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 4 Day 4

This morning we played hockey, gaga ball and knock out at lower divide! Today the kids didn’t make anything but they practiced some archery and went for a tractor ride around camp.Today was fiesta day and we broke open a piñata during lunch! Our favorite moment of the day was collecting all the candy from the piñata! Tomorrow… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 4 Day 4

After winning the daily camp song competition (screaming our group name the loudest), our group had a great time at 1620. The kids had a blast playing air hockey and table tennis and got a sneak peek at Carnival day using the giant blow up velcro dart board. The kids spent time at arts and… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 4 Day 3

This morning we had a blast at Project Adventure and Adventure Craft. At PA we had some kids do the zip line for the first time! And at Adventure Craft we tried to figure out a wicked tough maze.  The kids made dough boys! Dough boys are one of my favorite snacks and the campers… Continue Reading →

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Pilgrim House Week 4 Day 3

We love Wednesday mornings because we get to go into the woods first thing! We went to adventure craft up in the woods where we roasted dough boys for snack. It was followed by a fun tractor ride with archery before swim! Today was wacky Wednesday with lots of campers and counselors dressed in fun colorful clothes!!!… Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 4 Day 3

This morning we played drip drip drop at athletics. The kids made dough boys at adventure craft. Dough boys are when you wrap dough around a stick and roast it in the campfire till it becomes bread. Then you add butter and toppings like brown sugar. They were DELICIOUS!  Today was wacky Wednesday and lots of… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 4 Day 3

Plymouth House went to lower divide this morning. We rode cars, played hockey, and played with chalk. Perfect way to start the day. During swim, we made splashes in the pool. It was so hot today we had an extra long free swim. Today was wacky Wednesday. Some of us wore our clothes backward and others… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 4 Day 3

One fun thing we did this morning was play gaga ball. We played regular games, as well as, a few revenge games. Today at arts and sports the kids made clay sculptures. Some of the most popular sculptures are dogs and cats. The special day today was wacky Wednesday. The overall style and behavior of the day… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 4 Day 3

This morning we went to project adventure and lower divide so the kids helped each other climb over the wall and they played GaGa ball and nine square. Today the kids decorated sunglasses and made coffee filter butterflies at arts and crafts.  The special day today was Wacky Wednesday so the kids all wore wacky clothing… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 4 Day 3

This morning we started off the day with music! At music with did some fun activities including mad libs. There were some extremely silly parts of speech used to create some super funny stories! We then went on to act out the stories and the morning just got better and better. At arts and crafts we… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 4 Day 3

This morning we had an athletics circuit in the shady lower divide area today. The kids rushed and raced around the basketball court with Chazz in a basketball game, then made a couple friends and enemies in 9 Square, and then went googoo for gaga ball. Today the kids made candles and cool rope crafts with… Continue Reading →

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Block Hill Week 4 Day 3

Today at music we played Limbo and we read the book Swirl by Swirl and then went on a nature walk to discover swirls with magnifying glasses. Some campers even found a frog. At Arts & Crafts we made Wacky glasses. Everyone looked funny today in their Wacky Wednesday gear. Going on the giant Slip & Slide… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 4 Day 3

This morning the group had 1620 so all of the kids were able to play games, ride bikes and hang out on this hot day. This morning we did not have arts and crafts so all that was made were good times, laughs and happy memories.  Today was Wacky Wednesday, the kids dressed up as wacky as… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 4 Day 3

We played a really fun frisbee game at athletics. The kids really enjoyed working on their forts at the site during lunch. Today was pretty wacky. I loved seeing the kids dress up in wacky clothes! My favorite moment of the day was when the kids all had fun at the slip and slide. Tomorrow is fiesta… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 4 Day 3

This morning we had a great time working on our fort for the annual PDC campsite competition! After we had an unreal time launching water balloons using the balloon slingshot, and playing drip drip drop. The kids made pet rocks and candles at arts and crafts. The special day today was wacky Wednesday! lots of wacky clothes… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 4 Day 3

This morning we played some gaga ball and ladder golf. Today the kids made pottery in arts and sports. We got super dirty making those clay pots but it was worth it. Today was Wacky Wednesday so everyone dressed a funny way at camp! Our favorite moment of the day was slip and slide and double free swim!… Continue Reading →

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Quarry Hill Week 4 Day 2

Today started off different than the rest, we made Tie Dye shirts in the woods this morning! My favorite moment was at adventure craft because everyone had a blast up in the woods. Swim lessons were awesome today because it was so hot, the water was so cool. Tomorrow is Wacky Wednesday! I can’t wait to… Continue Reading →

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Plymouth House Week 4 Day 2

Today was a hot one.  We swam like little fish. Our lesson are making us better swimmers! We made tie-dye shirts. They are so colorful. Our favorite moment today was all getting lunch together under the tent. Tomorrow is wacky Wednesday! There also might be a slip and slide surprise!

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Pilgrim House Week 4 Day 2

We started off our day with tractor ride and fruit loop snack! Today we painted the model magic sculptures that we previous made! Of course, we also made super vibrant tie-dye Shirts that came out beautiful!!! Best part of the day was seeing the result of our cool tie-dye work! Don’t forget tomorrow is Wacky Wednesday…. Continue Reading →

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Birch Hill Week 4 Day 2

This morning at music we learned new songs and played Giants Wizards and Elves! Today the kids made their tie dye during arts and crafts.  Today’s special day was the dye day! Our favorite moment of the day was popsicles after athletics! Can’t wait for tomorrow, sounds like there will be a Slip and Slide!!!… Continue Reading →

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Maple Ridge Week 4 Day 2

This morning Maple Ridge started off the day with tie dying! We used pink, blue, green, and orange and the tie dye shirts came out awesome. We also had campers playing on the bikes, shooting basketballs, playing air hockey and ping pong, and gaga ball! The campers made some awesome crafts at Adventure Craft. We had… Continue Reading →

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Pine Notch Week 4 Day 2

One thing we did this morning was we went to arts and crafts and made glass window butterflies. We also were allowed to make candles and friendship bracelets during that period.  Today was tie dye day and all the kids tie dyed their own shirts at the 1620 house. My favorite moment of the day was tie… Continue Reading →

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Rocky Ridge Week 4 Day 2

This morning at Arts or Sports we crafted pots out of clay while rotating through the Gaga Ball pit. At Adventure Craft with Jason we used leather burners and stencils to create leather key fobs, salamanders, and other crafts! Today was Tye Dye day which we did while rotating campers through the leather crafts activity. We had a… Continue Reading →

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White Pines Week 4 Day 2

One thing we did this morning was the dangling duo at Project Adventure. It’s a high element where two kids have to help each other climb to the top of the dangling duo.  When they get to the top they are belayed down. If they didn’t want to do the dangling duo they made forts and… Continue Reading →

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Banner Hollow Week 4 Day 2

This morning we played soccer handball in athletics with Cait. Today the kids made gimp and candles in arts & crafts. The special day today was Tie Dye day and we tie dyed shirts and socks! Our favorite moment of the day was seeing the different patterns of the tie dye shirts!

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Block Hill Week 4 Day 2

We had a great time doing Tie-Dye this morning. We can’t wait to see how they turn out. We went to the 1620 House today and played games, rode bikes and played video games. The best part of the day was playing in the pool.  We also rode the tractor which was always fun.  Tomorrow is… Continue Reading →

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Shady Woods Week 4 Day 2

Today we had Arts & Crafts with John.  We made candles and also Tie -dye. We did something new today, we made some really cool clay pots with Cailee at Arts and Sports! My favorite moment of the day was watching all the kids have fun in the pool. It was super hot humid today so… Continue Reading →

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Senior Division Week 4 Day 2

This morning we had athletics with Chaz. We started off with a mix of soccer and hand ball and finished with a big game of war. Before lunch we had Arts and Sports. Most of the kids decided to play Gaga but a few of the kids wanted to stay back and do pottery. Today was Tie… Continue Reading →

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Badger Knoll Week 4 Day 2

This morning we did the dangling duo at project adventure, and went on a bug scavenger hunt at adventure craft.  We made leather art for the first time.  It was awesome!! We used leather burners and leather steps.  Today was tie dye day! We made tie dye t shirts and head bands. Our favorite moment of… Continue Reading →

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Last Day of Camp Tomorrow :(

Today was a super fun day because we got our slip and slide a day early! It was also Earth Day in the lower groups. Kids learned about keeping the Earth clean and respecting the environment. Tomorrow is the saddest day of the year….the last day of camp. It is also one of the most… Continue Reading →

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