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Well Done

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On opening day we started our opening assembly with a line of counselors cheering the campers into the Pavilion. The girls could hear the cheers of...

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Banquet

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Banquet… what a wonderful word! It is an evocotive and exotic word to a camper (who often has never attended an actual “banquet”). The word assumes...

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Closing Vespers

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The play was SO CUTE!!! We could not be more proud of the Directors, Cast, and Crew who worked so very hard to bring it all together in the last mi...

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Livestream

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From time to time we give you the option of “attending” a camp event with a cool technology known as livestreaming. Tonight (at 7:30) we will have ...

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Monday... HURRAY

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by Jimboy

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I feel sorry for people that dread the return to work on Monday mornings. At camp, we quite literally jump out of bed with keen anticipation of ano...

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The Prize

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Our final Stumblers of June Camp provides a touchstone for the entire camp. The t-shirt reward for running both Sundays is part of it (this is a re...

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Beauty

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The Breakfast Club joke is always anticipated by the girls. They come up to me throughout the day asking what the next joke will be (they know the ...

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Sleep Late Friday

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Little things delight when at camp… I think it is because life is sweeter when life is simpler. A good example is sleep late Friday, a much beloved...

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Are You Kidding?

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Last night’s EP was Carnival, the very definition of an “outdoor activity”… completely dependant on good weather. Needless to say, we watched the w...

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1/2 Way Home

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We have now been in camp for ten days. In ten days we will be going home. That is the very definition of the half way point of the session, but it ...

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Crazy Fun

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Last night we made a mess and had a ball. We did a “fake” EP announcement at lunch (did a rhyme about having a camp wide “read your book” event… an...

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The Middle Begins

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Happy Monday Every One! This begins our “Middle” week of camp, the best week of camp in my opinion. We describe it to be the “sweet center” of the ...

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Sundays

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The day of rest is here and we are glad! It has been a very active week, our “work” has been fun but we are ready for a change of pace. To have a d...

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"I Love This Camp"

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Last night after EP I was checking in at the Health Hut. We renovated this important area of camp this year and the space looks spectacular (bright...

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The Sounds of Silence

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by Jimboy

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Another perfect weather day… five straight days of low humidity, no clouds, light breeze, perfection. JOY! We continue to delight in each other’s c...

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Resilience

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Some of you “get camp” either because you went to camp or have some personal connection to what camp does. But many of you are just trusting that t...

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First Wednesday

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I woke up early this morning with a thousand little details bubbling around in my mind. Despite all that I KNOW in my heart about not worrying, I c...

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First Day of Classes

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Our Head Staff Team prays about LOTS of little things before the campers arrive. One of the biggest little things that we pray about is the weather...

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Opening Day

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Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!!! At Greystone we say thank you a lot. We always notice the good things that surround us and Opening Day is always...

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The New Website

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by Jimboy

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No other experience compares to a summer at Greystone, yet most people do not understand what we do. Camp is not something that is understood these...

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