Posts made in December, 2015

Meet the Summer Staff 2016 – Part 6

Posted on Dec 22, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1. What’s your name? Stephen Tamke 2. Where are you from? Garden City, NY. 3. What university do you attend? What major? Virginia Theological Seminary. I am a postulant for Holy Orders with the Diocese of Long Island. 4. What’s your favorite country/state? Favorite country is probably the UK and favorite state is New York. 5. What’s your favorite camp activity and why? Probably swimming or archery. I always envisioned myself as Robin Hood as a kid. I don’t know why! 6. What are you most looking forward to next summer and why? I am excited to get to know all my fellow campers...

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Meet the Summer Staff 2016 – Part 5

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1. What’s your name? Anthony Thomas Suggs 2. Where are you from? Raised in Durham, North Carolina but have been living in New York for almost 4 years. 3. What university do you attend? What major? New York University with majors in History and Drama (graduating in May 2016!) 4. What’s your favorite country/state? As for countries, I have so much love for Australia and New Zealand. As for my favorite state: New York is really growing on me, but North Carolina still has my heart. 5. What’s your favorite camp activity and why? Anything on the waterfront. I love everything about it:...

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Meet the Summer Staff 2016 – Part 4

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

What’s your name? Catriona Maxwell Where are you from? Nottinghamshire, East Midlands What university do you attend? What major? University of York – Psychology in Education What’s your favorite country/state? Iceland is my favorite country I’ve visited so far – it was just so different. What’s your favorite camp activity and why? I’m really looking forward to the worship – it’s such a wonderful way to start and end the day and to really connect with God. What are you most looking forward to about next summer and why? It will be amazing...

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Meet the Summer Staff 2016 – Part 3

Posted on Dec 9, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

1.What’s your name? Lucy Richards 2.Where are you from? I am from a small village called Sapcote in Leicestershire, England. 3.What university/school do you attend? What major? I’m a second year undergraduate at the University of York and my major is Psychology in Education. 4.What’s your favorite Country/state? I am really grateful to have been given opportunities to travel around different countries, as immersing yourself in different cultures is such a great experience. I would say my favorite state in the US is San Francisco because I love the hilly landscape and walking across...

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New Fall Camp

Posted on Dec 6, 2015 in Camp Blog, Searchable

This Thanksgiving break, campers traveled out east to Wading River for Camp DeWolfe’s first Fall Camp Reunion! Youth from the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk counties made new memories together in the fall leaves and sunshine on November 28th 2015. Volunteers who were former staff, alumni and board members facilitated camp activities including archery, climbing, ga-ga ball and an arts project making ornament gifts for the Christmas season. The theme this year was “Be Thankful to God” and Christian formation was a time of prayer and activities focused on the...

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