Stories from Camp

June 17-22 & June 24-29, 2013

We invite you to read stories and view photos from both 2013 Peacebuilders Camp sessions. Follow the links below to navigate our blog posts from 2013 camp.

Session One (ages 13-14)

Preparations | Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6

Anna shows the boys how to play basketball

Day 1

Playing a team-building game

Day 2

Water balloons! Perfect for the end of a hot day!

Day 3

The weather for swimming was PERFECT!

Day 4

All 3 of these Burundi campers were born in refugee camps in Tanzania and wanted their picture taken at the Tanzania house! They taught their fellow campers a lot about Tanzania and even some Kirundi words.

Day 5

The Future Peacemakers of 2013 Peacebuilders Camp!

Day 6

Session Two (ages 11-12)

Preparations | Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4 | Day 5 | Day 6

Team-building games - who can remember and yell out the other camper's name first when the curtain drops?

Day 1

"Green" (pre-roasting) fair-trade coffee beans at Cafe Campesino

Day 2

Campers with counselor Sarah

Day 3

Shelling peas at the Perry Wellness Center to help out their Happy Patch Farm Market

Day 4

Curriculum Director Marilyn with campers Halima and Susannah

Day 5

A "Compliment Cape" train!

Day 6