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October 15, 2019

Annual Luncheon & Silent Auction: We Want You At Our Table!

Can you believe this is the 15th year for our Annual Luncheon? This year’s theme is: Changing Lives. 2019 Annual Luncheon 15th Annual Camp Wyandot Luncheon Saturday, November 2, 2019 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 pm You are invited to attend our annual Camp Wyandot Inc. Luncheon to enjoy a nice […]
October 15, 2019

Job Posting: Program/Officer Manager

Program/Office Manager Camp Wyandot, Inc., a non-profit youth organization is seeking a program/office Manager. This is a part-time position offering 20-25 hours per week. The office in the Grandview area of Columbus but may require visits to camps and special event sites. Office hours are 9-3 Monday – Thursday and […]
October 3, 2019

Sad News: Passing of Millie Eckhart

We mourn the passing of Millie Eckhart on September 24, 2019.  While a student at North High School, Millie was a member of the legendary DeLoHa Horizon Club, made up of girls from several Camp Fire groups city wide. Our sources say DeLoHa stood for ten (Deca), Loyal and Happy, […]
September 28, 2019

Oct. Alumni Gathering: Group campfire!

Our September Alumni Gathering (the first ever!) was a great success! We had 10 grownups and some youngins, and a few of us even made a craft out of pine needles! Thanks so much to Marie Trudeau for being the first brave soul to host one of these new gatherings. […]
September 27, 2019

Blues Band Concert could net Camp $2,000! Invite your friends!

Camp has been chosen as one of four Columbus charities to compete for a donation at the Big Rockin Blues Band Concert! Enjoy a beautiful concert outdoors at the Kessler Barn on the southeast side of Columbus, featuring our own Jenny Morgan! It will be a fun time either way, […]
September 26, 2019

Halloween in the Hills!

Camp can be spooky under a full moon anytime of the year, but take full advantage by joining us in October for Halloween in the Hills Saturday October 19, 2019! Halloween in the Hills features holiday favorites like costume contests, games & crafts, trick-or-treating down Cabin Row and a “not […]
September 3, 2019

New: In-town Alumni Gatherings.

Make new friends, but keep the old. We are introducing monthly alumni gatherings to keep the ties strong and to accommodate our alumni who cannot attend the annual November Luncheon or Alumni Weekend and miss their connections with club members and cabin mates from years past. Whether you were a […]
September 3, 2019
Venetian Sing ceremony at Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend: Success!

We had a great time at Alumni Weekend this past August 2019. Among the highlights were: Relaxed conversations while swimming and splashing during the pool’s last hurrah for the year Memories shared and friendships renewed in the Dining Hall Card games and camp songs heard from cabins in the evening […]
September 3, 2019

These are exciting times. Think about joining the inner circle.

Each year, Camp Wyandot, Inc. interviews and accepts a few new board members who are interested in leadership, youth programming, finance, fundraising, organizational development, and/or other professional areas. We also have a number of committees that require a minimal time commitment, such as a monthly conference call. If you are […]
August 23, 2019

Work Weekend Registration Open

July 11, 2019

The Camp Wyandot Board Thanks Outgoing Members for Service

Longtime board members Sue Lavitchka and Jessica Pierfelice both completed their terms of service to the Camp Wyandot Board of Directors as scheduled this year.The board would like to thank Sue and Jessica both for their dedicated service. Both of them were volunteer board members during the demanding years as […]
July 11, 2019

Update from Summer Camp

Wednesday, June 26, 2019It is a beautiful Wednesday night at Camp Wyandot and very quiet in camp. There is a nest of baby birds singing on my porch and about one hundred and thirty fire campers and staff are out in the woods on an overnight. They are cooking everything […]