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COUNTDOWN TO SUMMER 2018

Campers of the Week

It's that time of the week again — time to hear from a few more of our campers about their favorite things about camp!

Name: Abby

Village: Pios

1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: This is my first year

2. What is your favorite activity?: I think Archery because I used to come here for Family camp and now I get to do it again.

3. Why do you keep coming back to Sloane?: I had a lot of fun at Family camp and a lot of good memories

4. How has camp changed you?: When I come to camp I feel at home because [...] I can be myself at camp.

5. What's your favorite camp food?: Tacos! I love tacos so much.

6. What is your best camp memory?: When I was younger I got an arrow in the yellow on the target and yesterday I got a bullseye. I was so pleased!

7. What 3 things would you never come to camp without?: Teddy bear, Pillow, postcards.

8. What do you love most about Camp Sloane?: My friends that I've made here.

9. What advice would you give to someone coming to camp for the first time?: To not be scared to meet new people. You can just be yourself.

10. How would you describe Sloane in one word? And why?: Fun! Because there are so many different great things to do.

 

Name: Maeve

Village: LEAD II

1. How many years have you been coming to camp?: 6 years

2. What is your favorite activity?: Horseback Riding

3. Why do you keep coming back to Sloane?: To get away from all the drama and my phone. And to be in nature and appreciate what's in front of me.

4. How has camp changed you?: It has made me a better leader.

5. What's your favorite camp food?: Pasta night!

6. What is your best camp memory?: It was my very first year at camp and I was on my overnight. I was at Boating and was one of the first people up. I got out of my tent and sat on the bench and watched the most beautiful sunrise. There was the perfect chilly weather with a slight breeze with lots of geese in the sky, it was so perfect!

7. What 3 things would you never come to camp without?: Waterbottle, sunscreen, crazy creek.

8. What do you love most about Camp Sloane?: All the people here, the best people come to Camp Sloane.

9. What advice would you give to someone coming to camp for the first time?: Be open to talking to anyone, you never know who will become your best friend here.

10. How would you describe Sloane in one word? And why?: Amazing. Every year I come here I make so many new friends and memories that I'll cherish forever. Camp Sloane will always have a special place in my heart.