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October 27, 2014

Fall Fun Day

Fall Fun Day 2014 at Dragonfly Day Camp was filled with exciting activities and Camp Wyandot traditions for our Explorer Clubs! Among other activities, our Explorers adventurously experimented with a variety of raw and cooked squash. At the end of the day, not even one explorer could disagree that squash […]
September 28, 2014

Work Weekend – Calling For Volunteers!

Join us as we prepare Camp Wyandot for the upcoming wintry season. Bring your family and friends for a nice weekend full of fellowship and hard work in the Hocking Hills (23834 Clear Creek Rd, Rockbridge, OH 43149)! There is no cost to attend but you will be working so […]
September 27, 2014

Fall Fun Day is October 4 – It’s not too late to register!

Saturday, October 4, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Remember the chilly change of weather, bright changing leaves, and tasty warm cider in fall? Well it’s that time of year again! Join us at Dragonfly Day Camp at Highbanks Metro Park, Highbanks Dragonfly (685 W. Powell Rd, Lewis Center, OH 43035) for fun and games […]
September 25, 2014

Spend a Day with Camp Wyandot

You are invited to join us as we host the 10th Annual Camp Wyandot Luncheon! Spend a Day With Camp Wyandot A Day as a Wyandot Camper Started as a Camp Fire program in 1913, our organization has been in existence for over 100 years.  We would like to celebrate […]
September 24, 2014

Halloween in the Hills is October 18-19!

Come and join us for a weekend of activities including games, trick-or-treating and the not-so-scary haunted house at Camp Wyandot. There will be a cabin decorating contest, Halloween costume contest, and parade on cabin row, plus a campfire with s’mores! This event is co-sponsored by Gladden House. Cost is $25 for […]
September 24, 2014

Thank You to Pay it Forward and Waynes Homes!

  Camp Wyandot was pleased to have 20 enthusiastic Pay it Forward OSU volunteers, and 5 energetic Waynes Homes volunteers this September for two separate work day events. Both groups did an amazing job of painting protective sealant onto the cabins at Camp Wyandot, removing old partitions, and assisting with […]
September 23, 2014

In Memory of Don Bender

Don H. Bender, 86, of Westerville, passed away Sunday, September 7, 2014 at the Kobacker House. He was the husband of Norma Lee Taylor Bender, and served Camp Wyandot for many years. Don was involved in Camp Fire as an active Camp Fire dad and Norma’s Camp Fire group. He was a cherished helper […]
August 28, 2014

Staff Changes at Camp Wyandot

A Note from Lindsey Christ, Executive Director: I just want to say thank you for the time I have had with Camp Wyandot, Inc.  I have met some wonderful people and I am amazed at how selfless and giving you all are to this organization.   Having worked in the […]
August 28, 2014

Join Wyandot Explorer Clubs!

Wyandot Explorer Clubs are community based, organized and run by volunteer leaders like you! Clubs meet during the school year and we provide the training, the framework, the materials, and the support for each club. Join an existing club or start your own! Wyandot Explorer Clubs aims to provide a quality youth […]
August 28, 2014

A Memorable Alumni Weekend

Thanks to all who attended Alumni Weekend this year! Singing songs, sharing stories of camp, making crafts, and celebrating friendships founded in Camp Wyandot was great fun. Thanks to Doc (Margie Dooley) for her amazing efforts to organize the event, and for the tree-planting memorial service for Sally McAlister, Linda Flynn, […]
August 28, 2014

Summer Camp 2014 Update

We had a fantastic summer camp season at both our overnight camp in the Hocking Hills and our day camp at Highbanks Metro Park with huge increases in campers due to some hard work, referral by happy campers, and strategic marketing! Let’s start with our Day Camp at Highbanks Metro Park. […]
August 28, 2014

Spend a Day with Camp Wyandot – 10th Annual Luncheon!

You are invited to join us as we host the 10th Annual Camp Wyandot Luncheon! A Day as a Wyandot Camper Started as a Camp Fire program in 1913, our organization has been in existence for over 100 years.  We would like to celebrate the tradition of being a Wyandot […]