Posts made in April, 2013

Rhode Island Episcopal Youth serve on Long Island

Posted on Apr 18, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

A team of 20 youth and their chaperones from St Paul’s Episcopal Church, Wickford, Rhode Island chose to give up their spring break to serve on Long Island this year! Father Patrick Greene brought his team for Sandy Relief this week. The group volunteered their time and talents in the Mastic Beach area, serving with Occupy Sandy group and St Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Mastic Beach. They cleared out houses, removed trash, insulated basements and attics, and gave a smile to those they met along the way! The team stayed at Camp DeWolfe as their home base, enjoying meals in the...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 10

Posted on Apr 14, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

10 things you don’t know about me What’s your name? – Dan Bell What’s your age? – 27 What’s your hometown? – Port Jefferson, NY What college/university do you attend? What major? – Yale Divinity School (Master of Divinity) What’s your favorite food? – Hmmm, a lot of things (especially Italian food) What’s your favorite camp activity and why? – This will be my first time at Camp DeWolfe so I’ll find out this summer. What are you most looking forward to about summer 2013 and why? – I’m really looking forward to getting to know the...

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New Camper UV Shirts

Posted on Apr 12, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Camp DeWolfe has teamed up with grUVwear LLC this summer to provide campers and staff the opportunity to enjoy the outdoor and natural setting! Campers, staff and families can purchase new Camp DeWolfe UV watershirts! This swimwear is to be worn over one-piece bathing suits for females or to be worn in addition to swim shorts for males! They protect from UV rays and are quick-dry!   The Camp DeWolfe UV swim shirt ordering page is now live.  You can go to www.gruvywear.com and enter Camp DeWolfe in the camp search bar or here is your direct link https://dewolfe.gruvywear.com. There is a...

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Meet the Summer Staff – Part 9

Posted on Apr 11, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

10 Things you don’t know about me What’s your name? – Kevin Zorn What’s your age? – 20 What’s your hometown? – Wantagh – Nassau County, Long Island What college/university do you attend? What major?  – SUNY Plattsburgh / Criminal Justice with a minor in religious studies What’s your favorite food? – Subway #eatfresh What’s your favorite camp activity and why? – Archery, that’s naturally because I was the archery instructor ;] Only kidding, I spent the most time doing archery but I really look forward to spending more time boating...

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Staff Experiences at Summer Camp

Posted on Apr 11, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

My time spent during the camp season in 2012 at camp DeWolfe is a time during my life that is recalled with much favor. It was an incredible experience for the children, as I perceived as well as for me, which I can say with certainty. Two aspects of camp that I personally enjoyed very much were that of friendship and religion. Both being aspects which in life I have found to be very comforting when fulfilled and the time I spent at camp allowed me to immerse myself in new friendships along with providing an environment where I could be close to God and further develop my religious views...

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