Camp Calendar and Theme Weeks - 2017


June 22nd Sample Camp (9am-3pm) - Try Out a Day at Camp

Campers spend a day at camp, make friends, and participate in a variety of activities. This is a great way for your child to experience a typical day at camp. Learn more about Sample Camp »

June 22nd All-Camp Open House (2:45pm-3:15pm) - See camp! Meet our staff!

Campers and their families can tour our camp site at the Lafayette Reservoir and meet our summer staff and counselors!  Learn more and RSVP for Open House »


June 26 - June 30  •  Session I  •  Week 1  •  Friendship Week
Life Skills: trust in others, making new friends, meeting new people, reacquainting with old friends, respect.
Wednesday, June 28: Camp Friendship Day


July 3 - July 7  •  Session I  •  Week 2  •  American Spirit Week
Life Skills: respect, cooperation, meeting new challenges, inclusion, pride in yourself and your country
Tuesday, July 4: 4th of July Family Picnic: 9:00am - 1:00pm. Whole family is invited!


July 10 - July 14  •  Session I  •  Week 3  •  Eco Challenge & Environmental Awareness Week
Life Skills: outdoor survival skills, group challenges (where everyone survives!) respecting the environment, minimum impact, making a contribution, taking action, positive participation
Wednesday, July 12: Group Pictures
Thursday, July 13: 
Earth Day


July 17 - July 21  •  Session I  •  Week 4  •  Camp Spirit & Community Week
Life Skills: team building, communication, making friendship ties and keeping them, saying farewells, closure
Wednesday, July 19: Hawaii Day (Dress Up Day)
Thursday, July 20: 
Parents Closing Circle (1:45 - 3:00)
   Saddle Horse Club Show (3:30 - 5:00)
Friday, July 21: Last Day - Session I: Special closure activities


July 24 - July 28  •  Session II  •  Week 1  •  Buddy/Reach Out Week
Life Skills: patience, tolerance, reaching out to others, acceptance, values of the old West, resourcefulness and sharing
Thursday, July 27: Western Day (Dress Up Day)


July 31 - August 4  •  Session II  •  Week 2  •  Creativity Week
Life Skills: creative problem solving, positive participation, group and individual responsibility
Wednesday, August 2: Group Pictures
Thursday, August 3: 
Back to the Future Day (Dress Up Day)


August 7 - August 11  •  Session II  •  Week 3  •  World Cultures/Cultural Awareness Week
Life Skills: understanding differences & appreciating diversity
Wednesday, August 9: International Day (Dress Up Day)
Thursday, August 10: Parents' Closing Circle 1:45 - 3:00
   Saddle Club Horse Show 3:30 - 5:00


August 14 - August 18  •  Session II  •  Week 4  •  Teamwork/Olympic Week
Life Skills: sportsmanship, positive attitude, forming lasting ties with friends
Wednesday, August 16: Swim Club Olympic Day 3:45 - 5:00
Friday, August 18: 
Last Day of Camp: Special closure activities