Monthly Archives: March 2012

Spring is showing its colors!

These days the flowers are blooming, trees are budding and the sun is shining warmly. The woods has to be the best classroom for any boy! The groups have also seen some black snakes and a few blue racer snakes. … Continue reading

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Experiences in nature

Jon Claude and Family Jon Claude is a flying squirrel. He and his family of five live in a hollow sassafras tree just out of campsite. They don’t really “fly”. They glide by stretching out all four legs and a … Continue reading

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Astronomy Articles from the groups

Jupiter Jupiter’s atmosphere is extremely windy and the currents flow against each other. The winds will usually blow them towards the east but with negative velocities they will blow westward. The average wind speed on Jupiter is 165 ft. per … Continue reading

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Is it Spring??

The woods is a great place to be these days. To bad for all of you who don’t get this privilege seeing all the cool wild flowers and birds. The boys have found and identified about 15 flowers and 5 … Continue reading

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Low Country Boil at camp

Welcome boys to camps first Low Country Boil. It seems to be a camp tradition, and makes for some very good eating. It takes a big cast iron kettle along with corn, sausage, shrimp, potatoes, carrots, onions, lemons and some … Continue reading

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A change is coming

If you are subscribed via RSS feeder, you may want to re-subscribe to continue receiving feeds. I changed the feed burner on my end to a different program. Thanks – Wendell

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Our visit to the Anderson Hancock Planetarium

Last week the entire group of boys at camp and staff went to Marietta College Planetarium to see a presentation about stars and astronomy. In chuckwagon at the present, we are learning about stars, planets, constellations and such like. The … Continue reading

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