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Camp Journal 2015: Week Seven

If you’ve already read this week’s Camp Journal: CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS Campers gathered quietly by the light of a campfire Sunday evening to reflect on their summer, and the mood was bittersweet. In late June the days felt endless—now they are all too short. Circled around the fire, campers agreed that Treetops is like nowhere else in […]

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Camp Journal 2015: Week Six

If you’ve already read this week’s Camp Journal: CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS During week six Camp is a bit quieter than usual, as many of our campers are in the backcountry. Indeed, every tent, stove, canoe and paddle is being put to good use, as are the skills the children have honed during the earlier […]

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Camp Journal 2015: Week Five

If you’ve already read this week’s Camp Journal: CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS Midsummer arrived at Treetops this week with a spell of brilliant sunshine and bluebird skies, and the timing couldn’t have been better. On Sunday afternoon, senior camp held their annual water carnival, complete with our homemade “slip ‘n slide” down the lake hill, […]

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Camp Journal 2015: Week Three

If you’ve already read this week’s Camp Journal: CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOS   The magic of a Treetops summer could be seen at the lake early Tuesday morning, when Junior Camp had their first-of-the-summer polar bear swim. Campers were diving off the raft and jumping off the high dive before breakfast, the water and air […]

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events For information about any event or to register, please contact Kimberly Corwin Gray via email at kcorwingray@ncstreetops.org or by phone at: 518-837-5407 Events in Oregon, Washington State, and California: March 4, 5, 8, and 10 Ski Event in Alta, Utah April 15-19 Recent Events Check out Recent Events to see what’s been happening. Contact Want to […]

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Elizabeth Harlan hosts a gathering

On Saturday, July 26, a small group of Camp and School alums and friends gathered at the home of Elizabeth Harlan (CTT 55-58, CTT Parent 83-89, and Former Trustee). Before sitting down for lobster dinner and enjoying the sunset, Hock welcomed everyone, then gave a brief update on the current state of affairs of Camp […]

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San Francisco Gathering

On Friday, November 8, a small group of Camp and School alums and friends gathered at the Paragon to meet with staffers Kimberly Corwin Gray and Michael Gillis, who were in town for a professional development opportunity. Board Chair Dennis Aftergut welcomed everyone and led the group in introductions, then gave a brief update on […]

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Washington, DC Theatre

Approximately 25 NCS and CTT alums, friends, and former staff gathered at the beautiful Woolly Mammoth Theatre in Washington, DC, on Sunday November 10. On tap was an evening of intense, thought-provoking drama sandwiched around more light hearted conversation and catching up. Hosted by Woolly Mammoth Managing Director Jeffrey Herrmann (CTT staff 91-94, 97, pictured […]

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NYC Environmental Panel

The environmental panel event in Manhattan October 1 was an incredible success. The moderator and panelists lived up to their billing and provided us with a fascinating, inside take on pressing issues of climate change. Attendance was great, and the reception after was an upbeat affair, with much excitement and lively conversation. In a blog […]

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Friends’ Weekend 2013

If numbers mean anything, Friends’ Weekend has become a favorite annual event. This year’s record turn out of alums, friends, and family members topped 275. Friends of all ages enjoyed the usual offerings of barn chores, garden harvest, horseback riding, waterfront fun, and various crafts. Hikers ventured to Macomb and South Dix, Rocky Peak Ridge, […]

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