The Blog of Camps Kenwood and Evergreen

Join us tomorrow in showing the world your Camps K&E spirit!

Posted by Jason Sebell on Nov 12, 2018 4:46:27 PM

International Wear Your Summer Camp T-Shirt Day is TOMORROW and we in the Camp Office are really excited. Wouldn't it be fun to take part in this in a big way?All around the world, campers, staff, alumni and even parents can participate in this big event to share their K&E spirit! Here's all you need to do:

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Topics: wear your camp shirt, wear your summer camp t-shirt

Parenting Resource: Why we need to be patient with school-age kids

Posted by Jason Sebell on Nov 7, 2018 1:58:00 PM

Our Camp Office team spends a lot of time reading the latest studies and ideas about child and human development. A few days ago, Scott found this interesting article "Why parents need to be patient with their school-age kids" on BostonGlobe.com. It offers an important reminder of the many pressures and conditions we may unconsciously place on our kids while they actually "grow and develop interests at their own pace, and we need to let them be themselves, not mini versions of us."

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Topics: parenting resource, boston globe, being patient

When Tragedy Strikes: Helping Young People Cope

Posted by Scott Brody on Oct 28, 2018 9:23:00 AM

While events of mass violence have occurred with greater frequency in recent years, we know that the terrible attack against congregants at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburg might resonate differently and feel a bit closer to home for some of our campers and their families. 

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Topics: pittsburgh, tree of life, parenting resource

Sign ups for the Senior Camper Winter Weekend begin Tues at 10am!

Posted by Jason Sebell on Oct 15, 2018 3:13:00 PM

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Topics: winter weekend

Our summer camp's fall and winter traditions begin!

Posted by Jason Sebell on Oct 11, 2018 9:12:00 PM

As an overnight camp we have many, many traditions. Some take place during the summer, like our ceremonial campfires, fabulous music festival, and Color War. Others take place during the 10 months out of the year when we are all away from our favorite place. One of those traditions is the annual ""Where Your Camp Shirt", in which we 

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Topics: where your camp shirt

A video cure for those who are feeling camp sick because of the return to school

Posted by Jason Sebell on Sep 4, 2018 4:10:02 PM

Most of our campers returned to school today or last week, and we've been hearing from so many about how much they miss Camp and their Camp friends. With that in mind we wanted to share the photo slideshows from both the Kenwood and Evergreen closing banquets. We invite you to click on them, crank up the volume, and relive some of our favorite moments from this past summer! 

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Videos of our summer 2018 Broadway style theatrical productions!

Posted by Jason Sebell on Aug 16, 2018 7:40:24 PM

Every summer our campers have the opportunity to put on elaborate Broadway-style musical theater productions. They spend weeks working together as a theater company rehearsing their lines, blocking scenes, practicing the choreography, making costumes, painting the sets and scenery, and learning lighting and sound design. This year our two productions were "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Coat" and "13", and we are proud to present to you each show!

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The final days of each camp's Color War

Posted by Jason Sebell on Aug 15, 2018 12:23:32 PM

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Topics: color war, color war final, camp videos

Day #3 of our Summer 2018 Color War!

Posted by Jason Sebell on Aug 13, 2018 9:38:26 AM

Day #3 of our 2018 Color War was incredible! Soccer, hockey, a swim meet, all-camp relays, and rope burnings! Make sure to check it all out in the video.  

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Topics: color war day 3, apache relay, rope burning

Day #2 of our 2018 Color War!

Posted by Jason Sebell on Aug 12, 2018 8:50:37 AM

Day #2 of Color War 2018 is in the books, and what a day it was! We invite you to watch some of the highlights of this fantastic special event!

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Topics: color war day 2, color war, capture the flag

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