AUGUST 20-25, 2017 ~ Sunday afternoon thru Friday breakfast
Chaplains of the Week: Pastor Kari Plymette Rinas, Zion Lutheran Church, Portland, CT and Pastor Joshua Rinas, First Lutheran Church, Southington, CT
Potter in Residence: Judy Gessner, Calumet Alum and former A&C Department Head
Calumet will be opening up the whole camp again, including resident camp cabins & tents for lodging, and departments for activities. Calumet fun for the whole family! Come for a couple days, or as many days as you like..... just come and enjoy the fun!
This year in 2017, WILDLIFE ENCOUNTERS will return for Monday's Kids Fun Time with more exciting and exotic animals! AND...Calumet's very own BUNCH OF GUYS will perform on Tuesday evening with their latest collection of songs and fun! And...... Judy Gessner returns as the Potter in Residence offering pottery each day! Also NEW this year will be Line Dancing on Monday evening in Luther Hall with Dave & Jean Golden!!!!
Activities will be happening all over camp in your favorite places such as the Outdoor Chapel, the Family Camp Big Top and the Miniature Golf Course. Popular Family Camp events including Rah Rah Ray, the Trip of the Week, the Hike of the Week, Bible study, Beading with Bonnie, Kids Fun Time, Zumba for kids, Yoga, Barn Dance with Dudley Laufman, Sailing Regatta, and the Ice Cream Social will be available for lots of family fun! Last summer in 2016 we added the "Movie Night Under the Stars" and Ukulele fun with Piper which were a big hits!
Partnering with Calumet this year will be the Green Mountain Conservation Group. The GMCG will be helping "Calumet Soak Up the Rain!" by digging a trench around Luther Hall on Tuesday at 1pm. Everyone is invited to help dig!!! Then Wednesday morning guests are invted to join GMCG's Education Director Karen who will be testing the water quality of Lake Ossipee at 7:30am out on the pontoon boat.
Look for delicious meals too served at Lakeside Dining Hall and some lunches offered at our Beach Barbecue at our Family Camp Beach picnic area.
Reserve a room in the Conference Center, one of our Village Cabins, perhaps a traditional cabin or tent in Resident Camp, or a site in the Family Camping Ground!
Many Resident Camp Departments will be open thru Thursday! Arts & Crafts projects including tye dying & pottery with Judy Gessner… Boating with kayaks, canoes, sailboats…swimming & beach games… Field Sports on the softball and soccer fields…and more...
For a schedule of events for Family Camp Plus 2017, click HERE.
Contact Alice for Registration Information