October 19, 2018

Monster Photo Gallery

Although Hurricane Michael shortened our week a bit, we still made the most of our time together! During Monster camp we played lots of different games like Six Feathers, Giants-Wizards-Elves, and a new game, which the campers named Witch’s Broom. Along with playing games, we told stories, and made monster costumes and masks. The week culminated in […]

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October 19, 2018

Outdoor Survival Skills Photo Gallery

We had a thrilling and adventurous week out at Umstead State Park. We learned about many different aspects of outdoor survival. We touched on everything from fire-building to shelter-building to learning to prepare a fresh-caught fish. We learned the basics of first-aid and what to do in the event of an outdoor emergency. Of course, […]

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October 12, 2018

Adventure Is Out There Photo Gallery

This week of camp was dedicated to finding adventure, and we did! The beautiful fall weather led us to plenty of animals including a river cooter (turtle), two box turtles, a red spotted newt, a rabid wolf spider carrying her babies (don’t worry, she’s harmless), and plenty of crayfish and clams. We were lucky to […]

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October 12, 2018

Wilderness Survival Skills Photo Gallery

This week we learned all about what you need to stay alive in the wilderness and different survival skills. We gathered dew and dug a solar still for water and built debris huts for warmth and shelter.  We practiced fire building skills and lighting matches and got to try out steel strikers and a bow […]

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