Month

// May 2017
MAY
31
2017

Moving On Up

What a day, what a day! The counselors came back from their campouts less than well rested after a night of frivolity, and the day started right off with some emergency drills and all-gather practice. The Summer Staff sure wants to start the session as prepared as possible for
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MAY
30
2017

Make Way for First Aid!

I sure am learning a lot at this Orientation session! The counselors spent all day in the Dining Hall learning the ins and outs of everything about camp traditions, protocol, and perks of the job. They had a very informative session on mindfulness and why it matters, and learned
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MAY
29
2017

Even an Old Tajar Can Learn New Tricks

Nothing makes this Tajar happier than seeing camp filled with people at play, and today made me leap with joy. Orientation is in full swing with the summer staff setting up their activities and preparing for the first session of campers. This morning, they were joined by John
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MAY
28
2017

Bring on the Counselors!

Today was an exciting day at camp! The rest of the summer staff arrived in style, beginning with the new staff members who had a busy afternoon filled with camp tours and history lessons. I always look forward to the name games that the new staff members play to introduce
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MAY
27
2017

Blue Skies and a Surprise

Today was a quiet day for camp. With most of the staff on outings, I got to sit on the counselor deck and enjoy the beautiful weather we are having. Swimming staff nearly spotted me while they were practicing their first aid training. The water looked refreshing, but I keep cool
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MAY
25
2017

A Chilly Day for Tajar

Brrr! Even my furry coat can’t keep me from shivering in this cold weather we’re having. At least the sun is shining and the counselors are in high spirits! There’s still much to be done before campers arrive, and the Swimming and Drama Staff are hard at work. Swimming Staff
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MAY
24
2017

Welcome Home, Summer Staff!

Summer is finally here, and so is some of our lovely summer staff! Last Sunday from my tree-top perch I could see the cars driving down the camp road at 14 miles per hour precisely, signaling the arrival of our Boating, Riding and Mountaineering staff. Boating Staff has already
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MAY
11
2017

CMW 2017 Spring Newsletter

The digital edition of the CMW 2017 Spring Newsletter is now available online! Read up on all the news at camp! Included articles in this edition: “Order Your Centennial Book,” with previews of book pages, “Big Changes On the Hill,” an update to the Castle
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