Posts made in May, 2013

Memories from Camp DeWolfe

Posted on May 8, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Doris Kurzius, a parishioner from St Mary’s Church in Lake Ronkonkoma recounts her time at Camp DeWolfe in 1955… I had just finished my first year at a State Teacher’s College. This was the year the old cabins were moved from the area across from Benson House to their present location. The weeks before the campers arrived we had to rake and clean up the area where the cabins had been. Hard physical work and I had many blisters. My home church had Communion once a month and camp was my first exposure to High Church. I liked that we had communion every morning although before...

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Camper Videos

Posted on May 2, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Summer 2012 through the eyes of campers… Here is a selection of the camper videos from the spring contest: Emily Hilbert’s Video Jaden Lewis-King’s Video Cara Whitehorne’s Video Part 1 Cara Whitehorne’s Video Part 2 Jones Sisters Video Carlos and Erica Ponce’s Video Part 1 Carlos and Erica Ponce’s Video Part 2 Carlos and Erica Ponce’s Video Part 3 Attention Campers and Camper Families – There is still time to send in your video responding to these questions for a chance to win a free camp session for summer 2013: ‘What was the best...

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Camp DeWolfe partners with Heal the Children Program

Posted on May 2, 2013 in Camp Blog, Searchable

Camp DeWolfe, as part of ACA, New York and New Jersey is now providing Children Affected by Hurricane Sandy Summer Camp Scholarships The American Camp Association, New York and New Jersey, a nonprofit organization dedicated to enhancing the quality of summer camps, is giving hundreds of camp scholarships to children affected by the devastation of Hurricane Sandy through the Heal the Children Program. Camp DeWolfe is one of around ninety day and sleepaway camps donating free summer camp sessions to children whose families have suffered from the massive October storm.  Going to summer camp...

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