July 30, 2012

Make plans to attend Alumni Weekend and visit former camp directors!

Camp Fire alumni of all ages, please plan to attend the Alumni Weekend at Camp Wyandot August 17-19.  This weekend is open to everyone so bring your family and friends. On Saturday at lunch our former camp directors will join us. All camp directors are invited! Attending so far are […]
July 27, 2012

Improvements at Camp Wyandot

Along with the septic system upgrade, we have been making other improvements to camp with the help of various donations.  Before the start of camp, we replaced 4 cabin roofs with generous donations from JR Baker and Sons Roofing, Palmer Donovan, Jenne Roberts of the Huntington Bank who secure a […]
July 26, 2012

Host an Alumni Party!

Alumni of Tri-Village Camp Fire met recently at a party hosted by Stephanie Hummel Marks and Nikki Spretnak.  They sang songs, with gusto, shared photos, including those of Camp Fire floats in Upper Arlington parades, and told stories.  Not all memories were from the Columbus area.  Roanne Flom made her […]
June 24, 2012

Don’t forget to register for Camp!

We still have some space available for sessions 2-4 at Camp Wyandot and sessions 4-8 at Camp Otonwe for this summer.  If you were thinking about registering, now is the time to do it before we will fill up!  Please visit this link to register. Interested in who will be […]
June 23, 2012

Big article in Columbus Dispatch!

In case you missed it, our beautiful Camp Wyandot was featured in the Columbus Dispatch this month. Our registrations are going well this year and we feel we are making great strides forward. Often, in order to achieve news coverage and raise awareness about our existence, we have to bare […]
June 21, 2012

Volunteers Needed to Serve on Committees

Are you interested in the future of Camp Fire USA Central Ohio?  Do you have some great ideas for the organization and want to help see them implemented?  Then consider joining a committee!  We are currently forming two new committees and we are seeking volunteers to join them. Camp Wyandot […]
June 20, 2012

A Big Thank You to our Work Weekend Volunteers!

We rely on volunteers to help us get camp ready for each summer.  This year was no different and we hosted two work weekends at Camp Wyandot; one in April and one in June.  We are so grateful for those who volunteered and worked so hard to spruce up camp. […]
June 19, 2012

Columbus Youth Foundation Grant Received to Partner with Gladden Community House

We received a generous $10,000 grant from the Columbus Youth Foundation (administered by the Columbus Foundation) to assist with sending kids from the Franklinton Gladden Community House to both Camp Wyandot and Camp Otonwe. Gladden Community House is a non-profit settlement house located in the neighborhood of Franklinton in Columbus, […]
May 24, 2012

Thank you Kiwanis Club of Downtown Columbus!

The Kiwanis Club of Downtown Columbus has voted to donate $1,000 to replace the hot water tank in the Dining Hall at camp! The funding includes installation. The old hot water tank has not been compatible with the new dishwasher, and we are pleased that we can upgrade! Thank you […]
May 18, 2012

Fair Entries

It is time to enter your Franklin Co. and Ohio State Fair entries. The deadline for the Franklin County Fair is June 2. Deadline for the Ohio State Fair is June 20th. This process is easy and only takes minutes to do. Anything can be entered that fits one of […]
May 17, 2012

Camp Is Filling Up FAST!!!

Registrations for both Camp Wyandot and Camp Otonwe at Highbanks are in full swing and they have been coming in, in record numbers!!!! If you have not yet registered make sure you do so soon. Wyandot’s Session 1 is full and all other sessions of Camp Wyandot and Camp Otonwe are filling up quickly!!!! […]