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Your In-Depth Guide to Dominating Drop Off at Overnight Youth Camp

by Jesse GarnerPosted May 12, 2020

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Updates for Summer 2020 We are evaluating and updating our opening day drop off procedures weekly to protect the health of campers, staff, and parents and to stay in line with the latest CDC and governmental guidelines. We’ll summarize our updates here and expand on them in the post as we have them. Prefer to […]

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What Every Parent Needs to Know About Care Packages and Camper Mail

by Jesse GarnerPosted May 12, 2020

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Updates for Summer 2020 Due to increased disinfecting practices, we cannot sort and deliver camper mail this year. This post has been updated with additional information, but here are the highlights: All camper mail must be packed into the camper’s trunk before arrival, including packages Digital mail through the CampLife app is still available on […]

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Let’s Get You To Camp – Overnight Youth Camp Edition

by Jesse GarnerPosted May 12, 2020

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Updates for Summer 2020 We are evaluating our procedures to protect the health of campers, staff, and parents and to stay in line with the latest CDC and governmental guidelines. We’ll summarize our updates here and expand on them in the post as we have them. Because of increased disinfecting practices, we will not be […]

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Your In-Depth Guide to Medication at Overnight Youth Camp

by Pine CovePosted May 8, 2018

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Updates for Summer 2020 We’ve reviewed this post in light of other camp adjustments we’ve made for summer 2020 and all this content is still accurate. Safety at Pine Cove is a big deal. Especially medical safety. We put a lot of time and energy into training our camp staff and medical staff to provide […]

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The In-Depth Guide to Cabin Mate Requests at Overnight Youth Camp

by Jesse GarnerPosted Apr 17, 2018

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Updates for Summer 2020 We’ve reviewed this content in light of other camp adjustments we’ve made for summer 2020 and all this content is still accurate. Everything is the same for the cabin mate process, but please note that if you switch weeks, your cabin mate group does not come with you. After switching weeks […]

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The In-Depth Guide to Friend Groups at Day Camp

by Jesse GarnerPosted Apr 17, 2018

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Updates for Summer 2020 We’ve reviewed this content in light of other camp adjustments we’ve made for summer 2020 and all this content is still accurate. Everything is the same for the cabin mate process, but please note that if you switch weeks, your friend group does not come with you. After switching weeks you […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Camp Store at Youth Camp

by Jesse GarnerPosted Apr 11, 2018

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Updates for Summer 2020 We are evaluating our procedures to protect the health of campers, staff, and parents and to stay in line with the latest CDC and governmental guidelines. We’ll summarize our updates here and expand on them in the post as we have them. No updates yet. Check back later! The camp store […]

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The Skinny on Overnight Youth Camp Theme Nights

by Jesse GarnerPosted Apr 11, 2018

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Updates for Summer 2020 We are continually evaluating our games and programs to protect the health of campers, staff, and parents and to stay in line with the latest CDC and governmental guidelines. Theme nights programs and games will look as different as needed to fit the latest guidelines, but will still be seriously fun […]

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Pine Cove’s In-Depth Guide to Packing For Overnight Youth Camp

by Jesse GarnerPosted Mar 29, 2018

Dad in packed car excited to drop off his girl at camp

Alright, parents. We know that packing can be difficult. Should you send your camper with the blue tennis shoes or the red ones? What should you avoid packing? Are eight shirts enough? Too much? These are just a few of the questions that are likely running through your mind. That’s why we’ve made you a […]

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