On Oldham Pond

  • A Letter to Our Staff

    When you write letters home from camp, you  fill the margins with memories and highlights from your days spent with new friends, trying different activities and attempting to put words to your time at camp. We write letters to parents, and siblings, and aunts, and uncles, and our beloved grandparents who check the mailbox each […]

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  • Lost & Found & Grateful

    In a typical summer, when I think of Lost & Found, I think of heaps of soggy, sun-faded towels that have seen better days, bathing suit bottoms, broken crocs, and the largest variety of water bottles you could ever imagine. I think about the favorite raincoat that gets traded in for an eventful rainy day […]

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  • Haksheevu, haksheevu nah!

    Haksheevu, haksheevu nah! In case you haven’t met us, we’re the Alumnae Fundraising Committee (you know- the ones tagging you on social media, e-mailing you and inviting you to fun events we are dreaming up). Today we are thrilled to guest-blog and let you know the background on what we have been up to this summer!  […]

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  • With All Of You

    Summers at camp have always been marked by certain milestones and moments. Over the last 20 summers, while the routine has changed, the year year has always been met with a certain pattern. As a camper, each Spring, I would feel the fresh air and know that at any moment, we’d be pulling down the […]

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  • The Story of Camp

    I often find myself explaining my love of camp – the place(s) I’ve spent the last 22 summers of my life and the career I’ve chosen for myself – and finding that words can only partly convey it. Trying to describe the magic of late night bunk talks, or the taste of the first grilled […]

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