Birch Bark News
Jun 16, 2015 |
We have an open position on our awesome Sloane Superhero Staff team this summer — we are looking for a Transport Co-ordinator/Driver!
This position involves coordinating all camper and staff transportation to and from camp property using Camp Sloane YMCA vehicles, and to physically drive campers and staff to and from camp property using Camp Sloane YMCA vehicles. This position shall meet…
Jun 15, 2015 |
We are now a few days into our first week of staff training and everyone's getting excited for the arrival of our first campers in just 13 days!
If you're new to camp, you might be wondering how it all works when you first drop off your child on check in day (which is on the first Sunday of every session between 1pm and 3pm). We've put together an instructional video that runs through…
Jun 12, 2015 |
A while ago we introduced the Girl's Camp Section Heads and now it's time to meet the leaders of Boy's Camp for summer 2015!
Jun 08, 2015 |
Here's the last Superhero introduction of our Activity Heads— these awesome staff members will be running some of the most popular areas on camp this summer!
Role at camp: Boating Director
Jun 02, 2015 |
Our last Open House of the season is happening Sunday, June 7th!
Come along between 12pm and 4pm to meet some of our fantastic staff and get a tour of camp.
No reservations required… just turn up and we will show you around!
Any questions, call…
Jun 01, 2015 |
Please welcome our Junior Counselors to the Camp Sloane staff this year! These wonderful guys and girls have all been campers for many years and have now made their way through the L.E.A.D. Program and onto staff!
Number of years at camp: 10…
May 24, 2015 |
While you may know the name Denzel Washington from award winning movies such as 'Crimson Tide' or 'Malcolm X', many do not know that in 1977, Mr. Washington worked as a Camp Counselor at our very own Camp Sloane YMCA!
"Bit by the acting bug after…
May 22, 2015 |
Did you know that this summer, on July 11, it is going to be ALUMNI DAY?!
That's right, we want to welcome all Camp Sloane Alumni to what is going to be an amazing afternoon at camp — you will be able to have a look around and see how camp…
May 19, 2015 |
Are you a nurse and want to spend the summer in a glorious location in the Berkshires working with a fantastic and experienced team, and gain great pediatric experience?
Well look no further! We have an opening in our nursing team at Camp Sloane YMCA this summer!
We are looking for someone who holds a current Registered Nurse license by the State…
May 17, 2015 |
This week in our 'Sloane Stories' series we hear from Bill, whose family has been a part of Sloane history since the 1930s!
"I went to Sloane in the late '50s through '65 and loved every minute of it. There are so many [stories]! Tri State Hike, earning Shark badge, the movies in the social hall, "Seventh Voyage of Sinbad", developing film in the photo lab (in the social hall), Turtle…