Posts made in June, 2014

They’re Here! Our Camp DeWolfe 2014 Staff

Posted on Jun 27, 2014 in Camp Blog, Searchable

It was a great day in Wading River! Our 2014 Summer Camp Staff have arrived from worldwide and local destinations and were ready for training. Their training has involved lots of team building and building their knowledge of Camp DeWolfe while enjoying it’s amazing environment and having lots of  fun as counselors in training.  They are getting ready and looking forward to the campers coming soon! To see their journey to Summer Camp 2014 stay tuned for more exclusive photos. Our Staff has been very busy training in all areas such as  life guarding, project adventure ropes course...

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Meet the Summer Staff- Part 14

Posted on Jun 18, 2014 in Camp Blog, Searchable

What’s your name? Christina Miller How old are you? I am 30 years old. Where are you from? I am from San Diego, California
 where I am the fifth generation in my family. What college are you attending? I graduated from Pepperdine University (BA in English literature and Religion) and Fuller Theological Seminary (Master’s of Divinity). What’s your favorite food? Anything Italian, especially tiramisu! What’s your favorite camp activity? I love all aspects of Christian Formation, from organizing services to having one-on-one conversations with campers to finding moments to pray and...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 13

Posted on Jun 4, 2014 in Camp Blog, Searchable

What’s your name? My name is Shamila Dixon. How old are you? I am 22 years old. Where are you from? I am from Cambria Heights. What college are you attending?  I attend Xavier University of Louisiana. What’s your favorite food? My favorite food is pizza. What’s your favorite camp activity? My favorite camp activity is arts and crafts because I like to create things using my hands. What are you looking forward to about camp?  I am mostly looking forward to meeting new people to work with and being someone the campers look up to. What’s your favorite camp core value?...

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Wading River retreat house was FBI disinformation operation in World War II

Posted on Jun 1, 2014 in Camp Blog, Searchable

As we remember the 70th anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy, check out how Benson House at Camp DeWolfe played an important role on Channel 4: http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/benson-house-long-island-FBI-WWII-intelligence-spying-262026841.html  Click here for a Newsday article: http://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/benson-house-s-wartime-role-as-li-espionage-post-remembered-1.8371525 Click here for pictures from the Ceremony on Saturday 7th June 2014 http://www.fbi.gov/news/stories/2014/june/operation-bodyguard/operation-bodyguard Wading River retreat house was FBI...

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