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Pinewood Derby Car Race

The session theme for January was Physics, and at it’s conclusion, Camp hosted a Derby Car Race. Physics Physics – The science of matter and energy and their interaction. Physics was originally called natural philosophy. A wedge shape blade converts … Continue reading

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New Year’s Eve 2012

At Camp boys and staff enjoy fun activities while waiting for midnight to welcome in the new year.   After wheelbarrow relay races in the snow, it was great to relax in Chuckwagon and laugh at Sam’s skits and mimes. … Continue reading

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Christmas at Camp

Many activities happen at Camp during the Christmas session. Boys help to decorate Chuckwagon and everyone practices singing Christmas Carols.       We all help make, bake and decorate dozens of cookies to give away to neighbors, as well … Continue reading

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Turkey-in-the-Hole 2012 (Thanksgiving at Camp)

Lots of spirit (enthusiasm) is put into Camp’s annual Turkey-in-the-Hole. For weeks ahead of the date, the groups and Supervisors prepare by splitting wood, hauling it to the site, and digging the hole. Here’s a camper’s description of the festivities. … Continue reading

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What we have been up to…

The Explorer group is excited about the new chucktent they have built. They built it with a belfry on it! They just have to put a bell in it yet! They also did a short setup hiking trip which is … Continue reading

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July 4th at camp

Since we are at camp during the July 4th holiday, we like to make some good positive memories with the boys. It gives us something to look forward to and remember as we get “old”. In short, we played a … Continue reading

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The Explorers enjoy the West Branch of the Susquehanna

No, I don’t have any pictures, I did not get to go along They did have a good trip. After canoeing the river they went to Bald Eagle Boys Camp and helped around there as well as making use of … Continue reading

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Greg Springer’s visit to camp

The other week we had a visitor in chuckwagon. It was Greg Springer, a geology professor. He shared with us about rocks and some pretty neat things about them. He told us about his love for doing caving and mapping … Continue reading

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Party Night at OWBC

      We just had party night at camp. It caps off the end of a 6 week session. We like to sing and share some things we learned in the past session as a group and build spirit … Continue reading

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