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Living Naturally: Adult Session in August 2009

Living Naturally: Adult Session in August 2009

Adult Session this year will be August 21-25, a week after the end of 4th session. The theme will be “Living Naturally”, exploring the ways that we can incorporate nature into our daily lives. We’ll be covering topics like: ? Gardening with native plants, natural pest controls, and composting ? Foraging for plant foods, including […]

2009 Summer Sessions Filling Up

At the time the Afterglow goes to print, First Session is almost full with about 10 spaces left for both boys and girls. Second, Third and Fourth sessions are full for girls with waiting lists. Second is also full for boys with a waiting list. There are still a few spaces left for boys in […]

Nature Camp Needs Pickup Truck

Nature Camp’s truck is in need of replacement before the snow flies this winter (yes, it snows quite a bit in the valley between Mine and McClung).  We’re hoping someone out there has a used truck they would like to donate to Camp.  It needs to be a full-size pickup with a full-size bed and […]

Our Deep and Abiding Connection to the World Around Us

From Afterglow #73 Sept 08: Those of us who have spent more than a few sessions at Nature Camp might all too easily have come to take the serene beauty and sublime simplicity of the chapel for granted, to consider it just another spot in Camp, where we gather on Sunday morning and evenings and […]

Field Trips, Classes, Dancin’ in the Street

From Afterglow #73 Sept 08: A total of 328 campers attended Nature Camp this summer, the highest enrollment in nine years and an increase of 31 from 2007. More than two-thirds of the campers returned from last year. This summer also marked the first year on record (since 1972) in which attendance in each session […]

Open Camp Day August 2, 2008 2-5 PM

Are you a camper thinking about coming to Nature Camp next summer? Do you want to know more about Nature Camp? Bring your parent(s) and join us for an afternoon at Camp. Prospective campers will have the opportunity to tour the facilities, attend a class, go on a hike, meet the staff, etc. OPEN CAMP […]

Summer Sessions Filling Up

Summer Sessions Filling Up

By the time the Afterglow goes out, First Session will almost certainly be full and may have a waiting list for the first time since Jim Jordan was director. It’s hard to predict how many spaces might still be available in Second or Third Sessions. But since enrollment in Fourth continues to lag far behind […]


Spring Service Weekend 2017

The past Spring Service Weekend, which took place the third weekend of May (as it does each year), resulted in the completion of many smaller projects as well as progress on those continuing from weekends prior. Service weekend is an opportunity for those who believe in Camp’s mission to gather there, enjoy the company of […]