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August 30, 2013

The Big Give

The Big Give is the best time to give to Camp Wyandot! Make your gift during The Big Give and The Columbus Foundation will match a portion of your gift. The money raised from the Big Give will be used for improvements at Camp Wyandot.  Improvements include things such as […]
August 30, 2013

Camp Wyandot Membership Meeting-All are invited

All are invited to join in a discussion about what’s happening currently with Camp Wyandot and future plans for the organization.   We will give an update about finances and programming and are looking for input as we move forward. Thursday, September 12, 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. Grandview Heights Public […]
August 30, 2013

Fall Fun Day

Saturday, September 14, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Join us at Dragonfly Day Camp at Highbanks Metro Park, Highbanks Dragonfly (685 W. Powell Rd, Lewis Center, OH 43035) for fun and games in the great outdoors! Learn outdoor skills. Create crafts. Sing songs and share stories around the campfire with smores and […]
August 30, 2013

Nominating Committee is looking for potential Board Members!

Our nominating committee is responsible for finding candidates for the Board of Directors to be voted on by the membership at the annual meeting in January.   The current commmittee is as follows: Richard Grawemeyer-Chair Jessica Pierfelice Alice Hohl Joe Spinelli Jeff Redfield   We are looking for the following […]
July 26, 2013

Alumni Weekend is Almost Here!

Register today for Alumni Weekend at Camp Wyandot!  Join the fun of spending a weekend at Wyandot away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Remember the sound of the bullfrog or the smell of wood smoke? Please contact your friends who have enjoyed Wyandot and invite them to […]
July 26, 2013

Shop for a Cause with $5.00 shopping passes

Macy’s will partner with Camp Wyandot, Inc. to invite customers to participate in Macy’s eighth annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity shopping event on August 24, 2013. Customers can purchase shopping passes from Camp Wyandot now.  Macy’s “Shop For A Cause” is a unique one-day-only shopping event created to […]
July 26, 2013

Mark Your Calendars: Upcoming dates

Don’t miss out on our upcoming events!  Mark your calendars and bring your friends, all events are open to the public. Camp Otonwe Day Camp:  There are still three weeks left of day camp if you need something for your children to do before returning to school! Alumni Weekend: August […]
July 26, 2013

Silent Auction Items Needed

Seeking interesting, artistic & fun items for this year’s Silent Auction at the Annual Luncheon (November 9, 2013 at Vila Milano). We need your ideas, creativity & commitment to make our selection diverse & profitable. Please contact Teresa Geron at: with questions & contributions.
July 26, 2013

Alumni Newsletter

If you are on our mailing list, you would have received our summer edition of the Alumni News.  If you did not, you can read it here… Stories in the Newsletter: Why we left Camp Fire Clubs and Camps Still Going Strong Annual Luncheon Come See Us in Action Camp […]
July 26, 2013

Remembering Former Club Leaders

  It saddens us to announce the death of one of our great Camp Fire leaders.  Mrs. Johnnie Ackerman died June 16, 2013 at the age of 94.  She was a beloved Camp Fire leader and will not be forgotten.  Camp Fire Girls from her group who attended the funeral were […]
July 9, 2013

Newspaper Articles of Interest

Appearing in the Columbus Dispatch on Tuesday July 9, 2013, this is an article about our separation from National.  Click here to read more… Another Camp Fire council is forced to close.  As of July 31, 2013, the Camp Fire Greater Dayton Area Council will close it’s doors due to […]
July 3, 2013

New Name Change for Central Ohio Camp Fire

As you may have seen in previous emails, as of June 30, 2013, our organization has changed our name to Camp Wyandot Inc. and we no longer have an affiliation with Camp Fire. This was a decision that was not made lightly and has been many months in the making.  Our membership […]