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April 30, 2015

Great Start for Camp Season!

As we head into the busiest time of camp registrations, our numbers are very positive! Today, we have 295 campers (including CITs and Camperships) registered for overnight camp, roughly 80 more than this time last year, and 275 campers (including Camperships) registered for day camp, which over 100 more than […]
April 30, 2015

Welcome New Staff Members

Camp Wyandot is fortunate enough to be able to welcome two new key staff members! Please join in welcoming Sara Schaefer Graves (Miss Twirp, to some) who joined us in March, quickly learned the details of her responsibilites, and is doing an excellent job as our Office Manager/Program Coordinator. Ben […]
April 30, 2015

Successful Work Weekend

Although the weekend weather was cold and wet April 24-26, a group of over 45 gathered at Camp Wyandot in the Hocking Hills to complete projects necessary to get camp ready to open for the upcoming season. Much work and several important projects were completed. We thank everyone who volunteered […]
April 30, 2015

Mark Your Calendars!

Be sure to mark your calendars for these upcoming events and deadlines!!!   Spring Skills Weekend May 2-3, 2015 at Camp Wyandot. Registration is closed, but if you would like to come down and volunteer, contact Sara at the office before 2pm on Friday!!! Camp Wyandot Overnight Camp Open House: Open House […]
March 30, 2015

Annual Flower Sale

It’s time once again for our Annual Flower Sale! The sale is going on now through Friday, April 10, 2015. All proceeds will provide financial assistance for children to attend Wyandot Overnight Camp and Day Camp. Please invite your friends, neighbors, and colleagues to participate in this special sale, and go now […]
March 30, 2015

Applications are now being accepted for the BEST SUMMER JOBS EVER!

We are currently accepting applications for both our overnight and day camps! Camp Wyandot Day Camp at Highbanks Metro Park will be running 10 weeks this summer from June 7 to August 14! There is mandatory training for staff which will run from June 1- June 5. If you or […]
March 28, 2015

Spring Work Weekend

The weather is improving and it’s time to start getting ready for the camping season! We will be having our Spring Work Weekend down at Camp Wyandot the weekend of April 24-26, 2015. Come on down and help us with an array of projects to prepare the facilities for another busy […]
March 28, 2015

Camp Registration and Important Dates!

Camp registration for the 2015 season is open and in full swing – as you read this, we have more campers registered for both Day and Overnight Camp than we had registered at the same time last year. Now is the time to register before the session(s) of your choice are […]
March 28, 2015

Spring Skills Weekend 2015

Wyandot Explorers’ annual Spring Skills Weekend at Camp Wyandot is May 2-3 2015. Participants will enjoy a day of nature study and learning outdoor living skills. We will have a Grand Council Fire Saturday night to celebrate accomplishments of the school year. Each group needs to bring a sack lunch or […]
March 28, 2015

Open Houses

Camp season is just around the corner! Bring your friends and join us for our camp Open Houses! Wyandot Day Camp Open House is Saturday, April 18 from 3-5 PM at the Day Camp site in Highbanks Metro Park (685 W Powell Rd, Lewis Center, OH 43035). You’ll have a chance to meet the Camp […]
March 28, 2015

The 2015 Wyandot Explorers Bead Fair

The Wyandot Explorers had a fantastic time at this year’s annual Bead Fair. We had over 20 youth show up with their groups and/or families! It was a fun afternoon! There were 6 activities this year. A station about water tension where the kids were able to see various items (rocks, […]
February 26, 2015

Farewell Jeanene Dixon (Jed)

Jeanene E. Dixon, age 65, passed away at her home on February 16, 2015.  She was preceded in death by her mother Viola Grace Dixon and her father Robert James Dixon. She is survived by her brother James Dixon and Susan Dupler. She retired in 2014 from The Franklin County Department […]