(860) 435-2557
CAMP SLOANE YMCA
COUNTDOWN TO SUMMER 2018

Campers of the Week!

Name: Jaques 

Village: Senior Boys

How many years have you been coming to camp?: This year will be my sixth year coming to camp.

What is your favorite activity?: One of my favorite activities at camp is mountain biking.

Why do you keep coming back to camp?: I come back to camp because it is the highlight of my summer. I look forward to it all year. Camp is always fun and I never leave without a few great memories.

How has camp changed you?: Camp has taught me to be a more compassionate, helpful, and overall responsible person. Each time I leave camp I truly believe that I have changed for the better.

What is your favorite camp food?: My favorite meal has to be the barbecue chicken, potatoes, and corn. I like this meal because I always make a sandwich with the buns, chicken, potatoes, and honey mustard. 

What is your best camp memory?: I honestly don't think I can choose just one memory to say was the best but one of my favorite memories was playing human strategy for the first time. 

What 3 things would you never come to camp without?: I think the three most important things to bring to camp are a good pair of shoes, the mindset to try new things, and whatever you need to have a quality night of sleep. 

What do you love most about Camp Sloane?: The people. Wether it be the campers, the counselors, or even the cleaning and cooking staff. Everybody at camp is helpful and kind for your entire experience. The people at camp become your livelong friends and will do anything to make you feel at home. 

What advice would you give someone coming to camp for the first time?: If I were to give advice to a new camper it would be to come ready to try new things, don't worry about not knowing anyone cause by the end everybody will be your friend, and to be flexible and ready for anything.

How would you describe Sloane in one word? Why?: Memorable, because I promise you that anybody that spends even one session at camp will forever remember their amazing time at camp.

 

Name: Freja

Village: Pioneer Girls

How many years have you been coming to camp?: 2 years

What is your favorite activity?: Improv

Why do you keep coming back to camp?: It's fun

How has camp changed you?: More fun

What is your favorite camp food?: Bagel

What is your best camp memory?: Raising the flag

What 3 things would you never come to camp without?: Books, toothbrush, and a sleeping bag

What do you love most about Camp Sloane?: Everything

What advice would you give someone coming to camp for the first time?: Have fun

How would you describe Sloane in one word? Why?: Fun because it is always so exciting.