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Follow our Camp Wyandot news blog to stay learn about all the happenings in the Camp Wyandot community.

March 15, 2012

Spring Skills Weekend – May 5 & 6

Mark your calendar! The annual Spring Skills Weekend at Camp Wyandot is May 5-6 2012. Participants — mostly Camp Fire club members and their leaders and families — will enjoy a day of nature study and outdoor living skills. We will do lots of hiking and canoeing. We will also […]
February 16, 2012

Register for Camp Wyandot or Camp Otonwe

 For summer fun and friendships in the great outdoors consider Camp Fire camps. Register early and save money at both camps! CampWyandot, in beautiful Hocking Hills, has reunited children and nature for over 80 years. Campers enjoy a variety of outdoor activities while learning teamwork fostered by small group living.  Activities include […]
February 13, 2012

Camp Director Position Available at Camp Wyandot for 2012 season!

We are currently hiring for the Camp Director at our overnight camp this summer down at Camp Wyandot.  If you are interested (or know someone who would be), please see the job description on the website and send a cover letter and resume electronically to Lindsey Christ, Executive Director, lindsey@centralohiocampfire.org.
February 12, 2012

Thank You to Our Wonderful Volunteers!

As many of you know Camp Fire USA Central Ohio Council has the best Alumni around!  You have helped us time and time again, sometimes not even expecting a thank you in return.  Here is a huge THANK YOU to all of you that have volunteered, especially in the last year when […]
February 11, 2012

Easy ways for Alumni and Camp Families to help out!

Alumni Activities to benefit Central Ohio programs like Camp Wyandot and Camp Otonwe Extreme Couponing (shared by Sue Lavitchka): Briefly this is how extreme couponing works.  The goal is to get as many items as possible for free by using manufacture and store coupons.  The people who do this actually […]
January 23, 2012

Annual Meeting and Yearly Membership

Lindsey Christ is our new Executive Director and she wants to hear what you think about the future of our Council! Join us at the annual meeting (information listed below) to meet her and share your thoughts. Come and give Lindsey your best idea for Camp Fire.  Everyone will have […]
January 23, 2012

Help Us Promote Our Summer Camps

Our beautiful new yard signs are available at the office. We need your help to promote both Camp Wyandot and Camp Otonwe. By posting one of these signs in your yard, we can raise awareness about our great summer camps!   The signs will be available to pick up at […]
January 23, 2012

Supplies Needed for Camp and Before and After School Sites

The following supplies are needed for Before and After School: Construction Paper (all Colors) /Paper Mechanical Pencils /Erasers Dry Erase markers /Markers /Sidewalk Chalk Stickers /Coloring Books Sport Balls (football, soccer, kick balls, Rhino Skin Coated, Soft balls) hula hoops /Frisbees /jump ropes Foam Blocks /Building toys Modeling Clay & […]
January 11, 2012

In Memory of Gwendolyn Campbell Trudeau M.D.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a long time member and friend of Camp Fire USA, Gwendolyn Campbell Trudeau M.D. Gwen Trudeau was a camper, CIT, and counselor at Camp Wyandot.  She was a parent of Camp Fire kids and a Camp Wyandot volunteer with […]
December 1, 2011

New Executive Director wants to hear from you!

Lindsey Christ is our new Executive Director and she wants to hear what you think about the future of our Council! Join us at the annual meeting (information listed below) to meet her and share your thoughts. Come and give Lindsey you best idea for Camp Fire.  Everyone will have […]
November 30, 2011

Results from The Big Give

Thanks to all of you who donated during the Columbus Foundation Big Give.  Camp Fire received $14,137.  This includes donations and a 13% match from the Columbus Foundation.  The 3% credit card fee we were expecting  was  reimbursed by a grant from the Columbus Foundation.  We will not received a […]
November 27, 2011

Camp Fire Kids Before and After School Program

Camp Fire Kids is our before and afterschool program for kids in grades K-5.  We are located in two charter schools in the west side of Columbus.  We have 27 kids that we serve at the Imagine School at Harrisburg Pike and we have 42 kids we serve at the Imagine […]