2022 staff and volunteers – Thank you!!

What a summer! We are nearing the end of our programming and I wanted to take the opportunity to thank all the Cabin Leaders, Health Officers, Weekly Directors and Pastors who helped to make the summer special for all our campers. You are appreciated! A special thank you to our part time staff that helped in various capacities – George Scott as Assistant Groundskeeper and Reshma Zadda, Stacey Martyniuk, Martin (& Gwendolyn) Jolly, Jessica Bulson and Lara (& Ruby) Munger who helped in the kitchen. Linda Jolly and Emma Delikowski have truly gone above and beyond this summer! We had…

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Celebrate, Collaborate, Create! A Pre-Holiday Retreat for Ministers

November 10-12, 2022 (Thursday evening through Saturday morning) Camp Tamarack E879 Golke Road Waupaca WI 54981 All clergy/pastoral leaders are invited to a time of respite and renewal as we prepare for the holidays. We’ll have time to rest, worship together, share our traditions of Advent, Christmas, Watch Night and other celebrations, share resources for sermon and worship planning, and have our own holiday festivities before the busy-ness of the season arrives. Cost: $125 single room at Basile,  $75 per person w/roommate at Basile or $75 person in the John Gray  (covers 2 nights lodging, meals all day Friday and…

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UPDATE to camp schedule

Please note that due to a low camper registration and shortage of volunteers as cabin leaders we will be making the following updates to the camp schedule this season: Primary Camp and Middler Camp will be combining to make one camp. There is no change to Primary campers. For Middler campers, this will mean their camp will now end on Wed and the cost will shift from $265 to $170. This camp will run from July 10-13th. Junior Camp and Jr High Camp will also be combined. This will mean that campers that signed up for Junior camp will have…

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Spring in to Camp will be May 19-21, 2022

Spring is around the corner! You are invited to join us anytime May 19-21 to help prepare the camp space for the summer season. This is the time we open up and clean the cabins, take care of the trails, stock wood, do some mini-forestry, make sure the lodges are in good order and more. There is something for all ages and abilities. Meals and lodging are free! Please let Carolyn know by May 18th if you plan to come up and help: carolyn.dugan@abcofwi.org or call/text 715-281-2269. To learn more about Spring In to Camp and Fall Out of Camp…

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2022 Camp Registration is OPEN

You can find the link here to register for the 2022 summer camping season. We are again asking that if you can pay on-line, please do so the week prior to your camp. We will be able to take payment at the time of check in via cash or check only. Here is the full flyer and more detailed information can be found at our FAQ page and Information Sheet The theme this summer is “Direction” Psalm 43:3 (MSG) Give me your lantern and compass, give me a map, So I can find my way to the sacred mountain, to…

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Camp Dates for Programming 2022

Sr. High (just finished 9-12 grade): June 12-18 Jr. High (just finished 7-8 grade): June 19-25 Junior (just finished 5-6 grade): June 26-July 2 Grandily Camp (for families and anyone over 18 that wants to attend): July 3-6 Kayak/Canoe Camp: July 8-10 Middler (just finished 3-4 grade): July 10-16 Primary (just finished 1-2 grade): July 10-13 Reunion Camp: July 29-31 There will also be a project “week” camp where you can come help us work on a project or two – week and projects are TBD and info will be added as we know more. We are assessing our COVID…

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Ice Fishing at Camp Tamarack – Feb 12th, 2022

You are invited to join us at Camp Tamarack on Saturday, Feb 12th for a day of ice fishing! If you have your own equipment, come on up and set up for a fun day on the ice. If you don’t have equipment and want to try or see what it is all about, come on up and we will get you started. There will be a campfire on the shore to keep warm, plus we will have a lunch available for $5/person. All you need to do is email Carolyn at carolyn.dugan@abcofwi.org to let us know you are coming…

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Registration Open for Winter Youth Retreat!

Winter Youth Retreat is scheduled for Jan 21st – 23rd, 2022. This time is set for those currently in 7th-12th grade- FOR 2022 we are opening the time up to those in college/post high school (4 years) – to come together for worship, Bible study, games and more. Our guests this year are past camper and volunteer Oscar Engh and past camper and staff member Alyssa Krieg. They are both published authors and we will be spending some time with them hearing about their experience as writers and what it means to share their gift. There will be time to…

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Camp for Christmas Fundraiser!

If you are looking for the perfect present for that Camper/Leader/Volunteer/Staff member in your life – do we have something for you 🙂 The link will be open for 3 weeks – closes Nov 27th and we need 46 items purchased in order for this to be successful. You can have items delivered to your home or delivered to the Region Office for pick up at the office or Camp after approximately Dec. 14th. You can take a look at and order your items HERE        

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Fishing Fun day and Tournament

Join Us Sat, Sept 11th for a Fishing Fun Day at Camp! Jeff Kersten and Patrick Lehman will be leading a fishing tournament on Knight and Orlando Lakes. Schedule: Fri: if you are staying overnight, you are welcome to come to camp anytime after 7pm to settle in. Sat: 6:45-7:30 Breakfast 7:30-12:00 On the water 12:00-12:45 Lunch 1:00 – 3:00 Continued fishing and various activities including casting, fly tying and more You DO need a fishing license if 17 or older (will need a guardian if under 18 and staying over night) The competition may include biggest Northern by fish,…

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