As day turns to night
At the end of every day, campers return to their floors to prepare for bed. You might think at this point they’d all be tired and ready to hit the hay, but it’s quite the opposite: Welcome to hall time. During hall time, campers must stay on their floor and wing of Florence Schneider […]
What’s the scoop?
As SCATS campers swarm into the Fresh Food Company after class each day, dozens of meal choices await them. One food, however, seems to be the favorite above all else: soft serve ice cream. After campers finish their lunch and dinner, it is typical to see a group hovering near the ice cream machine. Most […]
Something for everyone
Mother Nature chased our SCATS campers inside for the night on Monday, but she didn’t dampen spirits. Each morning, counselors plan out our optionals, which are evening activities designed to appeal to a variety of interests. (And yes, the counselors do check the weather forecast!) Some optionals have been part of our summer camps for […]
Three cheers for lunch!
Campers received a rousing welcome to The Fresh Food Company at Downing Student Union during Monday’s lunch period. “Fresh” offers a wide range of options that change daily; made-to-order protein bowls were the popular choice today.We’re sure everybody saved the best for last: The dessert bar offers fruit, cookies, brownies and a long-time camp favorite: […]
Rain or shine . . . icebreakers!
Campers quickly settled into the flow of SCATS, and Sunday night we began the annual icebreakers. The counselors had planned a wide array of activities, from Ninja, where campers battled in a game of stealth and reflexes, to Duck Duck Name, where campers were tested to remember the names of their peers. Counselor groups paired […]