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Head Staff Goal Setting: Wrapping it Up

by Sarah

by Sarah

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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...

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Join a City Facebook Group - New Groups Added!

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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...

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Where Did Your Favorite Camp Song Come From?

by Laura

by Laura

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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...

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Greystone Girl Spotlight: Addie Boedecker

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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 ...

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The Evolution of Greystone Food

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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 ...

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Head Staff Goal Setting: Progress Update

by Sarah

by Sarah

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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...

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

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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....

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Read Our Digital Alumnae Sparks

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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 ...

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

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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...

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One Year Later: Our 100th Anniversary Alumnae Reunion

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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...

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My Greystone Story: One Summer On Staff

by Catherine

by Catherine

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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 ...

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JimDaddy Goal Setting with the Head Staff

by Sarah

by Sarah

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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...

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We Need You! Tell us Your Camp Story or Nominate a Greystone Girl

by Catherine

by Catherine

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No matter if you spent time at Greystone as a camper, staff member, or even a camp parent, your life has been touched by its spirit in some way. That ...

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New Resource: City Facebook Groups

by Catherine

by Catherine

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One of the best parts about our Greystone community? It’s so expansive! We are spread out all over the country (and even the world!)- it’s hard to thi...

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100th Alumnae Reunion: The Details

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We’re a few months out, but our 100th Anniversary Alumnae Reunion still feels as magical as the day we all hugged goodbye. Nothing compares to having ...

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Highlights from our 100th Year

by Sarah

by Sarah

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As we are ending 2019, we look back with a bittersweet feeling. We can’t help but anticipate summer 2020 (we truly can’t wait!), but the past year cel...

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Connecting with Your Camp Community: Staying in Touch as an Alum

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We’ve all experienced that moment when you see a Greystone sticker on a car or a t-shirt in an airport and your heart leaps. A connection, a friend! A...

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100th Reunion Recap!

by Sarah

by Sarah

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To sum up the 100th Celebration Alumnae Reunion feels almost impossible. It’s hard even a week later to come up with the words to describe the overall...

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Our Alumnae Reunion Is Almost Here!

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We have been counting down the days, and the weekend is almost here! Leading up to our 100th anniversary, we knew we wanted to offer a chance for our ...

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Countdown to the 100th: the 2000s

by Sarah

by Sarah

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How can we be at this point?! This post is our last Countdown to the 100th post before we jump into our 100th summer! If you haven’t had a chance to e...

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Countdown to the 100th: the 1990s

by Sarah

by Sarah

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Welcome back to another of our Countdown to the 100th blog posts. Today, we are looking at the 1990s - such a great decade in Greystone’s history! The...

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Countdown to the 100th: the 1980s

by Sarah

by Sarah

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It is hard to believe we are nearing the end of our countdown to our 100th summer and have already reached the 1980s! I bet there are many of you out ...

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Great Day Fund Centennial Sponsors

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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Anyone who has ever been a camper or a counselor at Greystone knows that camp is a very special place. A single summer can be the kind of experience t...

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