alumnae

Loading

Post

Our 2023 Alumnae Sparks is Live!

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

Greystone Alumnae, it’s time to celebrate you! We know you are missing your second-home…dear ‘ole Greystone…and today, we’re excited for your to jump ...

Read More

Post

All about Our 2023 Great Day Alumnae Weekend

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

It’s been a little over a week since we waved goodbye to our alums after our 2023 Great Day Alumnae Weekend, and we’re still basking in the glow of ho...

Read More

Post

Join Us for the 2023 Great Day Alumnae Weekend

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

Hello alums! Spring means that camp is almost here, and while most of you won’t be pulling in the gates on Opening Day, your chance to be at camp is c...

Read More

Post

Haley and Lindsey: Co-Counselors to Lifelong Best Friends

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

We love highlighting our alum’s stories, and that is especially fun when we get to share about the friendships that connect Greystone Girls for decade...

Read More

Post

Help Work Opening or Closing Day!

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

Are you a Greystone alumna or a Greystone parent who would love to be more involved in camp? We have a great opportunity for you! We are looking for s...

Read More

Post

Alumnae Stories: The Greystone Pranks that May (or May Not) Have Happened

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

While so many aspects of Greystone have stayed the same over the years, many alumnae can point to some pretty significant changes at camp. It wasn’t t...

Read More

Post

Camp Weddings through the Years

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

As a girls camp, it’s no surprise that we love a wedding, especially when it’s a camp wedding! While we don’t host weddings very often, we’ve had some...

Read More

Post

Alumnae Stories: Camp Friendships that Last

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

For so many of us, camp is synonymous with friendship. You can’t think about the golden days of Greystone without remembering your bunkmate, Penpal, o...

Read More

Post

Our 2022 Alumnae Sparks is Live!

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

Greystone Alumnae, it’s that time of year again! We know you are missing your second-home…dear ‘ole Greystone…and today, we’re excited to give you a l...

Read More

Post

Alumnae, We Want Your Updates!

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

No matter if you were at Greystone for one year or twenty, if you joined us as a camper, staff member, or as a parent, we consider you a part of our c...

Read More

Post

Austin and Rob: A Greystone and Falling Creek Love Story

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

While the love between friends is the real thing we celebrate this time of year, if you’ve heard our Main Campers request a “proposal story” at any of...

Read More

Post

Then and Now: Photos Through the Years

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

Today we are taking a walk down memory lane, as we look at some of our “oldie but goodie” pictures from the past, and see how camp has changed (or sta...

Read More

Post

Alum Blog: What's It Like to Send Your Daughter to Camp?

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

There are a lot of sweet moments that come from running a 100+ year old camp, but nothing beats seeing multiple generations of Greystone girls come th...

Read More

Post

Behind-the-Scenes of Last Summer's Unexpected Hit Class

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

We offer over 70 (!) different activities for campers to choose from - everything from Waterpark to Archery to Metal Jewelry to High Adventure. In add...

Read More

Post

All the Ways Summer 2021 Brought Us Back to the Basics

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

We’ve talked a lot about the unexpected joys summer 2021 brought. There’s no denying that out of our 103 years, this one was especially sweet, and the...

Read More

Post

All About Our New Honor Council Leadership Program

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

There were so many wonderful things about summer 2021, but one of the sweetest? Launching our new Honor Council leadership program! Traditions run dee...

Read More

Post

Our 2021 Alumnae Sparks is Live!

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

Greystone Alumnae, this one is for you! Staying in touch with YOU, our alumnae group, is very important to us. We always enjoy putting together a fres...

Read More

Post

Head Staff Goal Setting: Wrapping it Up

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

As we are counting down the days to camp, we are here with our final update on our Head Staff goal setting series for the year. In the fall, we each c...

Read More

Post

Join a City Facebook Group - New Groups Added!

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

One of the questions we get the most in the off-season is “how do I find other camp families in my area?” We LOVE hearing this, and we get it! There’s...

Read More

Post

Where Did Your Favorite Camp Song Come From?

by Laura

by Laura

38

Do you ever wonder where we got all of our camp songs? From our campers and counselors, of course! Back in the years when Main Camp was 8 and then 7 w...

Read More

Post

Greystone Girl Spotlight: Addie Boedecker

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

Our camp community reaches far and wide - there are over 30,000 Greystone alumnae, and that number grows every year! With a group that large, we know ...

Read More

Post

The Evolution of Greystone Food

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

Today we’re diving deep into one of our favorite topics and yours: camp food! Even if you were last at camp decades ago, we bet you can remember that ...

Read More

Post

Head Staff Goal Setting: Progress Update

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

It’s finally 2021, and we couldn’t be more excited over here at camp! It is finally the YEAR OF CAMP, and since we missed last summer, the countdown t...

Read More

Post

What's Going on in this Picture? 1920s and 30s Edition

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

When you have 100 years of history (and 100 years of pictures to go with it!), there’s no shortage of fun memories and stories from the years gone by....

Read More

Post

Read Our Digital Alumnae Sparks

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

Staying in touch with our alumnae is important to us, and every year we look forward to putting together a fresh and fun Alumnae Sparks. No matter if ...

Read More

Post

What Does It Mean that We're a Christ-Centered Camp?

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

Around here we say that we are a “Christ-centered” camp, but what does that really mean? Why is it a good thing? How does it affect your day to day ex...

Read More

Post

One Year Later: Our 100th Anniversary Alumnae Reunion

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a whole year (and what a year it’s been!) since our Alumnae Reunion, because the memories are still so fresh. We c...

Read More

Post

My Greystone Story: One Summer On Staff

by Catherine

by Catherine

38

No matter if you spent a week at Greystone or ten years, we’re all united by the sweet memories we share of our time here. It’s what makes you run up ...

Read More

Post

JimDaddy Goal Setting with the Head Staff

by Sarah

by Sarah

38

When JimDaddy started Breakfast Club in the late 1970s, goal setting was a big part of the message that he shared with campers. To really live to your...

Read More

Load more
100th Celebration201520172018201920202021202220232024AlumnaeAskaHeadStafferAugust CampBehindTheScenesBook ClubCamperBlogCarnivalChallenge DayChristmascontestCookingDanaDiningHallSongDMCDogsDownloadsFastSongfoodFourFoldChallengeFridaysFiveGamesGoalsGreystone MadnessHealth and SafetyHonor CodehymnsJune CampJunior Campjunior staffJust for FunLove ChallengeMain CampmusicMy Camp StoryNew Camper Blog SeriesNew Camper Blog Series 2017New Camper Blog Series 2018New Camper Blog Series 2019New Camper Blog Series 2020New Camper Blog Series 2021New Camper Blog Series 2022New Camper Blog Series 2023New CampersparentParent BlogParent HacksPodcastquizquoterecipeResourcesRidingsailingSessionsSlowSongSongSparksStaffStaff Blogstumblerst-shirtchallengeTapsTell The StoryThe Cost of CampvideoWhat Is It Like?WhyGreystoneYour Camp Community