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Welcome to Our New Blog!

Hello everyone and welcome to our new Blog Section- The Directors Blog.  We want it to be a way to keep in contact with our families, campers, and alumni.   It will be a place where the directors of Pilgrim Day Camp will post throughout the offseason to discuss all things camping such as: fun updates… Continue Reading →

Hearth House session 4 8/16

We had Athletics before lunch where we played duck duck goose and also got to go down the blow up water slides! This morning we had arts and crafts where we made 3D aquariums! We painted the fishes ourselves! Today was double dare day so we played lots of games and challenged everyone to try… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 4 8/16

This morning we had athletics and we played a new popular game called Hoop Hop Showdown. In this game campers hop from hoop to hoop until they come across a camper from the opposing team and they play a game of rock, paper, scissors. The winner gets to hop on until they reach the other… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 8/16

We started off our morning with some PA. Since we are dwindling down on the days of camp left we decided to do the good old peanut butter pit and tire swings. The kids made slime and candles today. As all other days gimp and fuse beads were out for the campers to use. Today was… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 8/16

Plymouth house made puppets with awesome colors on it at arts and crafts today. We also made magic candles with also a nice variety of colors.The kids made beautiful music together today…we practiced our song several times. It is really all coming together so nicely. We played on the water slide today and enjoyed some popsicles… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 4 8/16

This morning we had athletics and the kids played ga ga ball and used the parachute. They got to run and dance under it!  Today was camp game day, the kids played some fun games in the pool. Our favorite moment of the day was practicing our song, the kids are almost ready to preform it tomorrow!… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 8/16

The first thing we did this morning was make smores and tell stories at adventure craft. John tells the best stories at camp.  At arts and crafts, we made slime and fuse beads. It was the last arts and crafts of the year so we got to make a ton of slime!  The special day today… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 8/16

This morning we had 1620, at 1620 we played basketball, rode bikes and payed video games. Then we had adventure craft where we made s’mores and doughboys. We made s’mores and doughboys at adventure craft! Then John told us a story by the fire. Today was challenge day and we did relay races in the pool! My favorite… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 8/16

The kids this morning got to enjoy a quick tractor ride. They love hanging out with Alan the tractor man.  Today the kids went to arts or sports. Some of the kids got to make some pottery, and geo boards. They were able to paint both pottery and geo boards. Today’s special day was challenge… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 8/16

This morning we had a super fun rotation of 1620 and Gaga. We also did long range bike relays! The kids made some cool slime and rubber friendship bracelets/weaves at Arts and Crafts. Today was Earth Day! We cleaned up our site and enjoyed a yummy dirt desert! Favorite moment of the day goes to all of the… Continue Reading →

Shady Woods Session 4 8/15

This morning at athletics with Cait we played a new game called Hoop Hop! The campers hopped through hula hoops to meet the player on the other side; they did rocks paper scissor shoot and the winner kept hopping to the other side. They loved it and it was super fun, thanks Cait! Today at our… Continue Reading →

hearth house session 4 8/15

This morning we played on the play ground, pet the goats, and even dug a big pit in the sand! At music today we made cool puppets! We colored different animals ourselves! We loved playing with our friends and showing our different colored animals! Today was Earth day! We did lots of cleaning under our… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow session 4 8/15

This morning we had Project Adventure and lower divide. At PA campers did the peanut butter pit which is a team building exercise and everyone did well. At lower divide we played gaga ball and played around on the bikes at the courts.Today the kids made gimp and rainbow loom bracelets.The special day today was… Continue Reading →

Pine notch session 4 8/15

This morning we stayed at middle parking lot for lower arts and crafts and music.At arts and crafts the kids made pots for their plants (grass), that they get to take home today. Then at music we played Pictionary!Today was earth day so we had dirt dessert which was chocolate pudding, oreos and gummy worms…. Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House session 4 8/15

This morning we had music and the kids made puppets and candles! Then with the extra time, the kids had a dance party and got to use the colorful wands. The kids decorated a plastic cup and then they filled it with dirt and added grass seeds! The kids can water them at home and watch… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 8/15

The first thing we did this morning was arts and crafts. Today was a pick a craft day since it is one of the last days to make a craft. Most kids wanted to make gimp, candles, or fuse beads.  Next, at athletics we played gator ball, nuke em, and lacrosse. Gator ball is a mix… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 8/15

This morning we had such a fun time at athletics! We got to play cat and mouse, mini golf, and a very cool new game called hoop hop. Hoop hop was the kids new favorite game where the kids play rock paper while jumping through hoops. The kids helped make their dirt dessert snack. They got… Continue Reading →

Hearth House Session 4 8/14

This morning we started the day by venturing into the woods to make our own s’mores for snack!  Along with the s’mores, this afternoon we made cowboy and cow girl bandana bracelets! Today was Western Day! For western day we went into the woods and cooked smores like real cowboys and cowgirls!  We had lots of fun… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 4 8/14

This morning we had 1620 house and some of the campers came down to the wiffle ball field to play some two hand touch football. Some of the campers had some really good moves and were able to fake out others and score a touchdown!Today the kids made fuse beads and little wristbands and necklaces… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 8/14

We started off our morning with PA, the campers had fun climbing the dangling duo. Some went up faster than others but it is not about speed, it is about working together to get to the top. The kids started to make candles during arts and crafts. If they were not making candled there were still… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 8/14

We started our morning off at lower divide where we rode bikes, played basketball, Gaga ball and 9 square. Then we went to athletics where we played nucum and gold ball. Today the kids didn’t get to make any crafts but we did get to make smores during enrichment! Today was country day. We loved seeing everyone… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 8/14

The first thing we did this morning was go on a hike at adventure craft. We hiked up to the blueberry patches and picked some delicious blueberries. Anyone who didn’t want to go on the hike could stay and collect firewood for the afternoon smores. Next, we went to arts and sports where the kids made… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 8/14

Plymouth house took a tractor ride up to the woods for a special surprise with Hearth and Pilgrim house.  Today was country western day! Loved all the cowboy and cowgirl hats and outfits today…Great job! Listening to Ethan tell me how much he loves country music…Mine too! He also is a big fan of Kenny Chesney!!! Tomorrow is… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 4 8/14

This morning we went in the woods and the kids made smores! We also went on a nature walk.  The kids will have arts and crafts at the end of the day, so when they get home ask them what they made. They might be able to bring them home today or tomorrow. Today was western day,… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 8/14

Today in the woods we took wanted pictures. You can see the photos on the pilgrim day camp gallery! Today some of the kids made popping bracelets. They also made snake plates and got to decorate them how they wanted. Today our special day was country western day! All the kids dressed up in their cutest country… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 8/14

This morning we had a fast paced game of soccer at athletics and switched up halfway through to play dodgeball. The kids made a cool wooden crates and clay at arts or sports. Special day today was cowboy day. We had some great s’mores like the cowboys used to! Favorite moment of the day was when the… Continue Reading →

Maple Ridge Session 4 8/14

Today we enjoyed playing gaga ball and using the swings this morning while finishing up our crafts at arts and sports. We painted our pottery, finished our Popsicle stick creations, and took home most of our creations from the summer. At arts and crafts, the kids created more fuse bead designs, and cup candles. Our special day… Continue Reading →

Shady Woods Session 4 8/13

This morning during Project Adventure the kids had the option of doing the dangling duo. The dangling duo is 5 pieces of wood that resembles a ladder. The camper must work with their partner to make it to the top! This afternoon at arts and crafts, the kids made glitter CDs and fuse beads. The glitter… Continue Reading →

Birch Hill Session 4 8/13

This morning we had music with Michelle and we played Charades with the campers. It was a special game where the kids got to either “act,” “draw,” or “sculpt!” At arts and crafts, the kids had the choice of either making decorative discs, fuse beads, or candles! The special day was the last first day of camp!:( The… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 4 8/13

This morning we had adventure craft where we listened to a story and then searched for some special rocks around the upper campsites. Campers were then rewarded with marshmallows for all of their hard work. Today the kids made lanterns and CD disco balls in Arts and Crafts. The special day today was the first day of… Continue Reading →

Hearth House Session 4 8/13

This morning we started the week with a tractor ride! After that, we had cheese and crackers for snack and then went to swim lessons!  Today in arts and crafts we made different things out of wax sticks! In the afternoon we also decorated little bucket hats! This afternoon we went up to the woods to shelter… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 8/13

We started our morning off with athletics, we played a big game of soccer. The rain hit us a bit at the beginning but ended up clearing up. The kids made some cool lantern things at arts and crafts. This gave us a chance to get out of the rain. Special day today was First day of… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 8/13

Luckily, the rain held off and we were able to keep a normal schedule today. First we had 1620. Most kids stayed outside to ride bikes or play basketball. The rest of the group played ping pong, shuffleboard, air hockey, and video games inside. Next we had athletics. For athletics, we played soccer and dodgeball. Two… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 8/13

This morning we had arts and crafts where we had a lot of crafts to do. Then we had 1620 where we played basketball, video games, ping pong and air hockey.  Today the kids made fuse beads, beaded bracelets and spinner CDs. Spinner CDs are painted with glue and glitter on them to hang up. Today is… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 8/13

This morning we had so much fun at music. The kids made candles, orbi stress balls, and hand decorated wands. Today at arts and crafts the kids made stained tile glass. The kids got to choice from a variety of animals and decorate it the way they wanted to. Our favorite moment of the day was playing… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 8/13

Plymouth house enjoyed a tractor ride up and around the camp..this kept us dry. We also participated in athletics and learned how to throw a frisbee. In arts and crafts we made sun ornaments with beautiful colored paints. It might take until tomorrow to dry due to the lack of sun today. Welcome new campers and welcome… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 4 8/13

This morning we had athletics and the kids played mini golf, hula hoop dodge ball and soccer!  Our favorite moment of the day was swimming in the rain, some of the children liked it since the water was warmer! Tomorrow is country western day, dress up if you can! Brave camper shoutout goes to everyone for singing the… Continue Reading →

Maple Ridge Session 4 8/13

Today was the first day back to camp from the weekend so everyone met new faces and old. The campers played soccer and dodgeball at athletics this morning. The campers made pottery on pottery wheels and will finish painting them tomorrow. The favorite moment of the day was when the campers played an epic game of tag… Continue Reading →

Hearth House Session 4 Day 4

Today was crazy hair and sock day and made hearth house friends had wild hair styles and funky socks!This morning we had arts and crafts, snack, swim, and then athletics with Cait where we went down the water slides at Edwards including the cool new one! In arts and crafts we colored black and white fuzzy… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 4 Day 4

This morning we had athletics where we played some kickball and soccer. Luckily we had swim right after so we were able to cool down fast!  Today some campers made wind chimes during enrichment up at arts and crafts. The kids got to paint their designs too so they look great! The special day today was crazy… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 Day 4

We started out day off with some PA. We had 5 kids go up in the flying squirrel and then we sent our Counselor Julia up. The kids had lots of fun being shot up into the tree!  During arts and crafts the kids made bouncy balls with Daphne. Although it was a tough recipe the… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 Day 4

This morning we had 1620. We rode bikes, played video games and played basketball. Then we had adventure craft with John.  At adventure craft we made doughboys!! Everyone’s favorite snack that consists of crescent dough, cooked over the fire with butter and sugar. Today was crazy hair and sock day. We loved seeing everyone’s wacky hair and… Continue Reading →

Birch Hill Session 4 Day 4

This morning we went on the tractor. Our favorite songs to sing on the tractor today were the “Princess Pat” and “Great Big Moose.”  After tractor the kids had athletics, and in the afternoon we made wood chimes as an enrichment option. Today’s special day was crazy socks and hair day! The kids did a great job… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 Day 4

Plymouth House went to music and paraded around the middle level with a variety of instruments. Some kids had sticks , drums, triangles etc. Then we played a game of wizards, giants, elves. Plymouth house colored some fashionable hats or small tote bags in arts and crafts today. Today was crazy hat and sock day! The campers… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 Day 4

We got a nice and relaxing tractor ride. We made a pit stop at archery, so that we could practice hitting some targets. We love to hang out with Alan the tractor man. Today at arts and crafts we made bags. The kids were able to customize the bag with their favorite colors! And the bags… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 4 Day 4

In the morning we had athletics and the kids played cat and mouse , mini golf and soccer!  We did not have arts and crafts today so the kids did not make anything but they will tomorrow! Today was crazy hair and sock day, the kids looked great! Our favorite moment of the day was going on the… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 Day 4

The first thing we did this morning was make doughboys at adventure craft. John also told one of his famous scary stories! Who doesn’t love a nice campfire, some food, and a scary story?!? In the afternoon, we made bouncy balls out of slime at arts and crafts. The slime can be made into a ton… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 Day 4

One thing we did this morning was rotate through 1620 and the gaga ball pit to make sure we got equal amounts of sun and shade. Today at arts and crafts the kids made slime and then molded it into bouncy balls! Special day today was crazy hair and sock day. We had some cool innovative styles… Continue Reading →

Maple Ridge Session 4 Day 4

Today we had a blast at arts and crafts and adventure craft. At arts and crafts we made bouncy balls that ended up being slime. It was an experiment we tried mixing cornstarch, water and food dye to make cool bouncy balls. The campers also created more cool designs with fuze beads. Our special day was crazy… Continue Reading →

Shady Woods Session 4 Day 3

This morning at arts and crafts the kids made beautiful tile mosaics and made creative sculptures out of wax sticks. Also, this morning at athletics, the campers earned stickers for getting a hole-in-one on the mini golf course and a bullseye at archery! The kids made s’mores this afternoon at adventure craft. After, John told the… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 Day 3

This morning we had a scavenger hunt around camp and looked for the treasurer that the pirates left us! Today was pirate day and the pirates came while we were at swim and looked at all the clues they left us! They also took our counselor Mikayla and tied her up!! Then the clues led us… Continue Reading →

Birch Hill Session 3 Day 4

This morning durring arts and sports our entire group played a few games of Ga ga, the kids had a lot of fun competing against each other and some of the counselors even joined in . Durring arts and crafts we made golden bracelets. The special day today was pirate day!! Many of the kids came in… Continue Reading →

Quarry Hill Session 4 Day 3

One thing we did this morning was make s’mores at adventure craft. The kids made gold and silver chains out of beads for pirate day. The special day today was pirate day! Our favorite moment of the day was when we worked together to find the buried treasure. The special day tomorrow is crazy hair and sock day.Something funny… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 4 Day 3

This morning we went up in the woods to Project Adventure and used the Triangle Traverse. This is a low element course where the campers try to balance on a wire using a rope and walk down as far as they can.  Today the kids made things out of popsicle sticks in Arts and Crafts…. Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 Day 3

We started off our day with a nice tractor ride through camp. After the tractor ride we had some fun with archery. After we had 16/20, where the kids helped write our song for the last week of camp. While some did that other played on the game consoles or played basketball outside. The special day today… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 4 Day 3

This morning we had music and the kids got to use different instruments such as drums, bells, clappers and triangles and then we had a parade! After that the kids did a scavenger hunt and found treasure (candy) and the “pirates” took all of the kids lunch boxes and the kids had to hunt around… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 Day 3

WE searched for fun treasures today. Many campers found nteresting shaped rocks and sticks. Some campers even brought in their own pirate gold coins to look at. The campers came up with a dance routine to go along with our dance party before we went to out last swim of the day! Today was pirate day! The… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 Day 3

This morning we had lower arts and crafts and music. It was nice to stay in the middle parking lot all morning so we didn’t have to walk far in the heat.  Today the kids made bracelets and we did pirate tattoos at lower arts and craft. Today was pirate day so we made pirate bracelets,… Continue Reading →

White House Session 4 Day 3

We started the day with arts and crafts where we made ceramic tiles and wood crafts. Some people used wickie sticks to make creatures while others made house type objects with popsicle sticks and glue.  Next at athletics, we played a huge group game of matball. Everyone was able to get involved and it was… Continue Reading →

Hearth House Session 4 Day 3

This morning we had lots of playground time where we pretended we were on pirate ships!  Today we got cool pirate tattoos! Also since it was pirate day, we did a treasure hunt to find our candy treasure! We also had to find our lunch boxes after the silly pirates hid them! Greyson, Abby H, Gino and… Continue Reading →

Maple Ridge Session 4 Day 3

This morning the kids played video games, air hockey, and shuffle board at 1620.The special day was Pirate Day and the kids dressed up like pirates and found hidden treasure that was candy in the campsite. The best moment of the day was the camper-counselor game of water basketball at the pool. Tomorrow the special day is… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 Day 3

One thing the group did this morning was play a crazy amount of basketball and ping pong at the 1620 house. The kids made globes, masks, fuzebeads, and painted at Art and Crafts. The special day today was Pirate Day. Captain Nick and his swashbuckling sidekicks made an elaborate treasure hunt for the whole group to participate… Continue Reading →

Birch Hill Session 4 Day 2

This morning we went on the slip and slide because of water fun day, the kids loved going down the slide. The best thing that happened today was having double swim in the morning and afternoon, the kids had so much fun swimming. It is pirate day tomorrow Ben was the first kid down the slip and… Continue Reading →

Hearth House Session 4 day 2

This morning we had double swim to start the day. We had lots of time for getting in lessons with Patty! We made water balloons in the afternoon! It was water fun day today to combat the hot sun! We had plenty of swimming, water sliding, and water balloons!! In the afternoon we got to go on the… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 Day 2

This morning was a hot one. As a camp we decided to do the slip and slide and we did double swim in the morning and afternoon. We had lots of fun for water fun day!! The kids made some paper mach designs. If kids wanted we still had fuse beads. Today was water fun day so… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 Day 2

This morning we started off playing games at 1620. We rode bikes, played video games and played basketball. Then we went to slip and slide! The slip and slide was a huge hit for all the campers. After that we had an extra long first free swim instead of lessons. Today was water fun day…. Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 Day 2

This morning the schedule was a little different due to the heat. We had one activity in the morning followed by slip and slide and a long swim. First, we had gaga ball. We were at gaga ball for about 45 minutes before switching over to the slip and slide. After slip and slide we… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 day 2

Plymouth had a relaxing tractor ride followed by an archery lesson. What great aim thesee campers have. The Plymouth house made speed and magic on the slip and slide today. Wow did they have incredible speed but what a way to beat the heat! Better wet then sweat!! Today was wet fun today. We had extra swim… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 day 2

This morning we had free swim because of the heat!Our favorite moment of the day was going down the slip n slide!Tomorrow’s special day is pirate day. Dress up in your beta pirate costume and get ready to find buried treasure.This afternoon the kids enjoyed a tractor ride.

Pilgrim House Session 4 Day 2

This morning we played ga ga ball and hockey! Then we had cheese cubes and saltines for snack!Today was water Tuesday, the kids went under the sprinkler, went on the blown up water slide and the big slip and slide! Our favorite moment of the day was the extra long swims! Perfect for today! Tomorrow… Continue Reading →

Maple Ridge Session 4 Day 2

Today it was very hot out. We had an extra long free swim and spent time in the shade playing gaga ball and nine square. Two of the group’s fan favorites. Today we had a blast at water fun day. We had time on the slip and slide and played many water games which kept the… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 4 Day 1

At music today we got to make up a funny story and act it out in front of the group! Today at arts and crafts the kids made chicken cups! Today wasn’t a special day except for welcoming our new friends! Our favorite moment of the day was going down the waterslide. Tomorrow’s special day is water fun Tuesday!… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 4 Day 1

This morning we gathered on the hill as we listened to Nicks rules and expectations for the session and got to know our new group members. Today the kids made firewood in the woods with Jon Haycock. He showed them what kind of wood burns best and how dead a tree should be before cutting it… Continue Reading →

Hearth House Session 4 Day 1

This morning we had a great tractor ride around camp to show some of our new campers around! In arts and crafts we did a project where we made squeekin’ squawking chickens! One of our favorite moments of the day was the water slide we got to use in the afternoon! Tomorrow is water fun day! More time… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 4 Day 1

This morning we had arts and crafts and then 1620. Today the kids made tile mosaics, fuze beads and model magic sculptures.Our favorite moment of the day was getting an extra long swim to beat the heat. Tomorrow is water fun day! We will be using the slip and slide and we will get an extra long… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 4 Day 1

The first thing we did this morning was athletics with John. The heat made it hard to stay in the sun so we moved into a shady area to play gaga ball and 9 square. John even added some new rules as we played to keep it interesting! We also went to 1620 to start off… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 4 Day 1

This morning we had Adventure Craft where we followed the trails way up in the woods and went blueberry picking! There are a lot of blueberries this year so everyone was able to enjoy some! Today the kids made little flags and fuse beads in Arts and Crafts. The special day today was the first day of… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 4 Day 1

This morning we met our new group members and our first activity of the day was athletics. The kids played ga ga ball, used a parachute and did scoop lacrosse. The kids made smores today, they used tin foil and magnify glasses to toast the marshmallow and we had chocolate and grahm crackers for them as… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 4 Day 1

This morning we had athletics and we played some 9 square with John. It was difficult to learn at first but the kids learned to do it. We ended up having a bunch of fun! The kids made some cool sculptures out of clay and were also able to play with gimp and fuse beads. Best moment… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 4 Day 1

Today was meet campers day! Welcome all campers. Some campers have been here before and some are new ! I hope you all had a fun filled day here at camp.Double swim this afternoon to beat the heat!! Plymouth group participated in several athletic games today. The parachute, bowling and scoopers with balls.! Such great… Continue Reading →

Quarry Hill Session 4 Day 1

One thing we did this morning was act out mad libs with Michelle at music. Our favorite moment of the day was meeting all new friends. The special day tomorrow is water fun day, so make sure you put on lots of sunscreen! The brave campers today were Roman, Maya, and Sam who all spent their first day… Continue Reading →

Birch Hill Session 4 Day 1

This morning we had music with Michelle, but to cool off in the heat, we started off with a game of mad libs which the kids then turned into a play. So fun! After music the kids then got to make fun pieces of mosaic tile or play doh at arts and crafts. Today’s special day was… Continue Reading →

Birch Hill Session 3 8/2

This morning we had tractor and archery. Because it was so hot out, we then went into the shade to play nine square and street hockey!  Today the kids made dirt dessert after lunch. It was one of our many treats because Brandon brought in cupcakes for his birthday. Happy Birthday Brandon! Today’s special day was… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 3 8/2

This morning we had athletics so we played a couple of different games like gold ball, doctor dodgeball and scramble. We split the group up into their Olympic teams and all played for points. Today the kids made delicious dough boys in Adventure Craft while listening to scary (but not too scary!) stories. Today’s special day was… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 3 8/2

This morning we had athletics and the children played mini golf and some other games! Today was laua day, the kids got lei’s as they arived and tattoos! We had music playing during the day and a few kids showed us some dance moves! Our favorite moment of the day was double swim! It was a hot… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 3 8/2

Plymouth house played feed the hungry hippo game. All 4 Olympic teams raced eachother to see who ended up with the most food for their hippo.All teams were excited to carry one then two balls at a time. The campers was tested their athletic skills at the obstacle course bouncy house today. They went through tunnels,… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 3 8/2

This morning we had arts or sports where we decorated our wooden boards and played Gaga ball. Then we had adventure craft where we cooked doughboys and listened to one of John’s stories. Today the kids decorated their boards at arts or sports and we made doughboys at adventure craft. Today was Hawaiian day. The kids all… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 3 8/2

At athletics this morning we went to lower divide to stay out of the sun. We played hockey, 9 square, and gaga ball for Olympic point. Sunburnia won a thriller in overtime of the hockey game to win 200 points!!! At adventure craft we made doughboys. By putting dough around a stick and roasting it over… Continue Reading →

Maple Ridge Session 3 8/1

Today we got to play multiple games for olympic points. We played soccer wiffleball, and dodgeball. The kids loved the competition and worked hard to get points for their Olympic teams. Today we had tie-dye day, the kids made very cool tie dye shirts. The counselors all agreed that the shirts were the best that we’ve… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 3 8/1

This morning we had tractor. It was a good break from walking all week. Thanks for the ride Allen! We made some friendship bracelets in arts or sports while half of our group went to play some good old Gaga ball. Favorite moment of the day was when we had tractor. The kids love riding the tractor… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 3 8/1

This morning we had Project Adventure and we split up into Olympic teams. Two teams went up to the woods and competed in some team building games like the human knot. The other two teams went to lower divide and played gaga ball and wiffle ball.  Today the kids made more flags, capes and masks… Continue Reading →

Pine Notch Session 3 8/1

This morning we had lower arts and crafts and then we went to 1620 for tie-dye. Today the kids made sand dollars at arts and crafts, then at 1620 we dyed our shirts. My favorite moment of the day was playing gaga ball at arts or sports with White Pines. Tomorrow is Hawaiian day! Brave camper shoutout goes to… Continue Reading →

White Pines Session 3 8/1

This morning at athletics we played dodgeball, soccer, and wiffleball. We split up into Olympic teams and competed in all three events for Olympic points! I cannot wait until Friday when it is Olympic Day. At arts and sports, the kids finished the wooden crafts they started yesterday. Today they used nails and rubber bands to… Continue Reading →

Pilgrim House Session 3 8/1

This morning we had music and the children got to tie dye! The kids made ice-cream floats out of art supplies during arts and crafts! They look so good, the children will bring them home tomorrow! Our favorite moment of the day was athletics, everyone got to play mini golf! Tomorrow is Hawaiian Day.  Something that was unexpected… Continue Reading →

Plymouth House Session 3 8/1

Plymouth made smores and listened to a story up at adventure crafts! They were all interested and excited listeners ! Plymouth house made smores and cooked them to a golden perfection. They then added crackers and of course chocolate! So good!! Today was tie dye! This group is a professional tie dyer. Some chose to wear their… Continue Reading →

Rocky Ridge Session 3 8/1

This morning we had a great time at the 1620 house. We crushed Nick in Basketball, destroyed Jason in Ping Pong, and rode alongside Kayla on the bicycles. The kids made paper globes and masks at arts and crafts and painted them after they dried. Today was Tye Dye day! Lots of cool clothing made today! Favorite moment… Continue Reading →

Block Hill Session 3 7/31

This morning at arts and crafts the kids made an ice cream sundae magnet. Today at music we got to play in games and got points for our Olympic team! Today’s special day was double dare! We played some fun games at music! The favorite moment of the day was throwing water balloons at the counselors.Tomorrow’s special day… Continue Reading →

Banner Hollow Session 3 7/31

This morning we had 1620 house and we played video games, basketball and air hockey. Some of the campers also played some 1 on 1 basketball against the counselors and put up some serious competition. Today the kids made capes, headbands and wristbands using their Olympic team colors in Arts and Crafts. They also made team… Continue Reading →

Badger Knoll Session 3 7/31

This morning we had projects adventure. We separated into our Olympic teams and went across the dreaded peanut butter pit. While two teams went at it on the pit we had the other two groups climb trees like bears and see how high we could put a piece of tape. The kids made bandanas and capes… Continue Reading →