August 2, 2019

Pioneer Living Photo Gallery

Our campers this week embarked on an exciting, old-timey adventure. We spent our time learning about things the pioneer might have done, including animal tracking, fire-building, butter-making, cooking in a dutch oven, and more! Of course, no week at Schoolhouse would be complete without a few critters (snakes! snails! slugs! oh my!), plenty of games, […]

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July 26, 2019

Growth Rings Photo Gallery

Our Growth Rings campers had an exciting and action-packed week as they honed their skills in fire building, plant identification and use, whittling, and snake identification and interaction. Campers worked hard and many earned growth rings to recognize their hard work. When we weren’t working on growth rings, we played games, built forts, sang songs, […]

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July 26, 2019

Heron Photo Gallery

What would Heron week be without a game of Heron Egg! Our campers loved the game, and many other activities as well. We spent some time bird watching and enjoyed the summer heat by the creek. The counselors shared stories about the Heron Family and demonstrated what kind of sounds the Heron makes. Take a […]

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July 19, 2019

Roly Poly Photo Gallery

Our Roly Poly campers enjoyed their week in the great outdoors! We played a bug version of  Werewolf (a classic Schoolhouse game) and and listened to some new stories this week. In the creek, we explored every crevice and looked under every rock to find all kinds of insects and critters. Everyone found something they […]

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July 19, 2019

Myths, Legends, and Tall Tales Photo Gallery

During this week, we immersed ourselves in the exciting and ancient art of storytelling by sharing old tales and spinning new ones. We also explored storytelling through games like Windigo. This group also enjoyed building and created some excellent forts together. Of course, no week at Schoolhouse would be complete without some time splashing in […]

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July 12, 2019

Teen Adventure Photo Gallery

Our first even Teen Adventure Camp was a huge success! The campers enjoyed wilderness exploration with a small crew and WONDERful staff. They gained expertise in fire-making, played a few games, and found a big turtle. We hope our teens had a blast, and we hope to see them return again as campers, CIT’s, or […]

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