Archive for July, 2021

Camp Journal 2021: Week Five

For most of us, the past year-and-a-half has been challenging in myriad and ever-changing ways. There has been a need to be infinitely adaptable to uncertain situations and endlessly resilient in the face of collective grief. This impacts each of us, children and adults, differently, and can lead to feelings of powerlessness and insecurity. With […]

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Camp Journal 2021: Week Four

We are thrilled that so many of you could join your children last weekend for our virtual Visitors Weekend. Of course, it was no substitute for having you here on campus, trailing behind your child as they show off the projects they’ve completed in the shops, joining them as they point out their favorite horse […]

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Camp Journal 2021: Week Three

Campers continue to play, learn, and work together as our community takes shape. The transition to Camp life took a little longer for some this summer, but we’re settling in more and more each day. As campers become comfortable with the rhythm of our days, they can each begin to carve out their own niche […]

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Camp Journal 2021: Week Two

In our second week of Camp, adults and children alike are settling into the routines of Treetops. As they get more comfortable with each other, with this landscape, and with our daily rhythms, they are developing connections with everything around them. With the inevitable initial pangs of homesickness mostly behind us, campers are digging into […]

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Camp Journal 2021: Week One

Dear Families: Camp has begun! After last summer’s hiatus, it is with so much happiness and gratitude that we welcome families back to Treetops. Campers arrived to a little bit of rain, which then opened up to bright blue skies and sunny days. Our garden is brimming with vibrant lettuces and delicious herbs, and the […]

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