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Camp-Themed Books and Movies to Tide You Over Until Summer

by Sarah

by Sarah

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While it is FINALLY the year of camp, we still have a few months to go. Doesn’t the countdown seem like an eternity in January? While you may have to ...

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Get to Know Her: Peggy

by Catherine

by Catherine

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Ask anyone what makes camp so special and one of the first answers you’ll hear? The people! The magic of Greystone is in the community that gathers to...

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Make this Your Year of 4-Fold Growth

by Catherine

by Catherine

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Around here, we love the new year (and not just because it means that camp is on the way!). A new year is a fresh start, a hopeful beginning, a chance...

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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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Make Your NYE the BEST with These Camp Ideas

by Sarah

by Sarah

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Wanting to make your New Year’s Eve celebration the VERY BEST EVER?! Look no further, as we’ve got you covered. Camp is one big celebration all summer...

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5 Reasons 2021 Is the Year to Work at Greystone

by Catherine

by Catherine

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2020 is finally coming to a close, and it’s safe to say it might not have been your favorite. But we know one way to guarantee you start 2021 on the r...

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Merry Christmas from Greystone!

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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Merry Christmas! I am sure many of you awoke early this morning to see what Santa put under the tree. I am sure you have enjoyed your Christmas tradit...

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Light Your Greystone Candle This Christmas

by Sarah

by Sarah

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One of our favorite (and most meaningful) camp traditions is our Vespers service. This “ceremony of light” is our way of helping the campers to unders...

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Camp Out Under Your Christmas Tree!

by Sarah

by Sarah

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If there was one holiday tradition I would encourage you to try this year, it would be to camp out in front of your Christmas tree on Christmas Adam (...

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Table Topics for the Christmas Table

by Sarah

by Sarah

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Time at home with family provides some wonderful opportunities to enjoy a long meal around the table. Today, we’re helping you spice up your holiday t...

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Watch Elf With Us!

by Sarah

by Sarah

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Join us in the Greystone movie theater! Tonight, we have a treat for you! What’s better than Jimboy dressed up as Buddy the Elf? Watching the movie El...

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Christmas in Ireland with Deirdre

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We know you’re missing her as much as we are, so we caught up with your favorite Irish Greystone staffer, and asked her all the questions you’ve been ...

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Make a Ham and Apples Holiday Breakfast Feast

by Sarah

by Sarah

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As you’re planning your Christmas breakfast menu, camp is the perfect place to look from some delicious recipe options. We enjoy warm, home-cooked bre...

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The Ultimate Crowd-Sourced Camp Christmas Playlist

by Catherine

by Catherine

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At camp we know two things for sure: 1. There is power in a great playlist and 2. our camp community has the best taste in music! So this Christmas we...

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Join Our First-Ever Greystone Ornament Exchange!

by Catherine

by Catherine

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‘Tis the season for gifting (and decking the halls!) and it’s been too long since you’ve met a new camp friend, so why don’t we fix that, shall we? In...

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How to Spread Socially Distant Holiday Cheer

by Catherine

by Catherine

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The Christmas season is finally here, but if you’re anything like us, you’ve had some moments this year that have been less than cheery. It’s a cliche...

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Advent Reading Plan: Greystone Edition

by Sarah

by Sarah

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We LOVE the Christmas season at Greystone, and we are excited to share with you our Advent Christmas reading plan for this year. While the decorating ...

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The Greystone Girl's Gift Guide

by Catherine

by Catherine

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Christmas will be here before we know it, which means it’s time to start making a list for all the Greystone Girls in your life! Here at camp, we love...

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Thanksgiving Thoughts with Jimboy

by Jimboy

by Jimboy

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Tomorrow we will gather for Thanksgiving, a favorite holiday for most of us and one that is worthy in every way. It is appropriate for us to acknowled...

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Podcasts and Audiobooks for your Holiday Road Trip

by Sarah

by Sarah

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While this holiday season is surely going to look different, I bet many of you will be hitting the road at some point to do a little traveling. And wh...

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Camp Recipes and Traditions for Your Thanksgiving Table

by Catherine

by Catherine

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We just wrapped up our first ever Parent Book Club, and one of the highlights? Getting specific about how you can bring the joy and lessons of camp ho...

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The Greystone Store Is Open for Holiday Shopping!

by Catherine

by Catherine

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Believe it or not, the holidays are almost upon us which means it’s time to start making that gift list (and checking it twice!). The Greystone Store ...

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Behind the Scenes: Closing Vespers

by Sarah

by Sarah

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This year, we’ve been giving you a peek into some of the “Behind the Scenes” happenings at camp. From hiring our staff to adding a new class to planni...

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Dog Jokes from Jimboy for the Animal Lover in Your Life

by Catherine

by Catherine

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If there’s two things Jimboy loves, it’s dogs and corny jokes, and at camp he gets to show off both! We start every day off with Breakfast Club, where...

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What We're Into: Fall Faves

by Sarah

by Sarah

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We are entering a glorious season up at camp (Fall!!!), so what better time for our Head Staff crew to share some of our current favorites? Enjoy!

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What I Gained by Working at Camp

by Catherine

by Catherine

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A few weeks ago we talked about how being a camper prepares you for college, and today we’re jumping a few years ahead to how working on staff prepare...

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Meet the Winners of Our Photo and Video Contest

by Catherine

by Catherine

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Way back in July (remember July?), we launched our big 2020 Camp Photo and Video Contest, and it is finally time to announce our winners! We sorted th...

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Camp Recipe: Shepherd's Pie

by Catherine

by Catherine

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Shepherd’s Pie has been a camp classic for decades. It’s warm and comforting, and if you thought you liked it in the heat of summer, just wait until y...

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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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