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Catherine Elbaum

Head Counselor

After spending her whole life at Greystone, Catherine is excited to be joining the camp year-round team! A camper for 12 summers and a counselor for 4, Catherine will be working on counselor hiring, camper engagement, and many other details that combine to make Greystone better every year. Catherine graduated from Wofford College and now lives in Raleigh with her husband, Peter, and dog, Ben.

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Looking for Recipes? Bookmark Our Cooking Page!

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Whether it’s whipping up a new dish in Cooking class or enjoying an old favorite around the table in the Dining Hall, food is a huge part of camp! Not...

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The Greystone 2022 Staff Application is LIVE (and a new video!)

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We just couldn’t wait any longer: the 2022 Staff Application is LIVE and open for YOU to apply for the best job ever! Camp could not run without our t...

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What Does Our Head Staff Do Right After Camp?

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Summer 2021 came to a close a few weeks ago, and we’re still basking in the glory of what God did over the last few months… and just how fun it was! B...

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Four Unexpected Joys of Summer 2021

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It’s no secret that summer 2021 had to look a little different. In order to open our gates, we had to make adjustments to the way we gathered and went...

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The Playlists You Loved from This Summer

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We’ve said it before and it still rings true - music is a big deal at camp! It serves as the backdrop for sweet camp memories all summer long, and is ...

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A Plane Letter to Our 2021 Parents

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Dear 2021 Parents, Can you believe we did it? And yes, we say WE very intentionally. You have always been a big part of our summers, but this year it ...

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Which Session Is Right for You in 2022?

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We’re smack in the middle of our Early Bird enrollment period for 2021 campers, and we have already seen SO many of you save your spot for next year! ...

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Summer 2021 Videos: Week By Week

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We try to capture the magic of camp all summer long through photos and blog posts, but there’s so many moments you just have to see to believe. And th...

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Early Bird Enrollments Are Open!

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Here in Tuxedo we’re still feeling the glow of the incredible summer that just passed, but it’s time to turn our attention to next year, because Early...

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New Camp Recipe: Sandi's Pasta

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Every year the Kitchen serves up a menu of your camp favorites, but they also try to add in a new recipe here and there to keep things interesting. An...

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Make This the Best Camp Road-Trip Ever

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Opening Day is almost here - do you feel the butterflies yet?! Our whole community has been waiting almost two years to come back to the bubble (or jo...

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Take a Walk Down the New River Trail with Us!

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We’ve made a lot of fun improvements around here this year, but the one our team may be most excited about? The new River Trail! This property has alw...

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Behind the Scenes: Preparing for a Summer

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We have loved pulling back the curtain and taking you Behind the Scenes this year! We hope you’ve learned a little more about how camp works, whether ...

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Meet Our 2021 Senior Seniors!

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Our Senior Seniors are what make Main Camp so magical! No one dances harder, sings louder, or loves camp more than these 35 girls, and they set the to...

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Get to Know Her: Julie

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This spring we’ve been introducing you to a few of the familiar faces around the bubble, and hasn’t it been fun? We’ve talked to Peggy, David, Sara, a...

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Introducing Our Summer 2021 Theme Verse

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You may not know this, but every year we pick a theme verse to guide our summer - it is one of our favorite traditions! We choose this verse carefully...

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Summer Song Requests: Let Us Know What You Want to Hear!

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by Catherine

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Music is a BIG deal at camp, and sets the tone for so many of our favorite events and memories. Whether it’s playing as you’re having a cabin dance pa...

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