Author: Becca Goldman

  • A Work of Art

    Four walls, wooden rafters, a big porch on the outside and hundreds of campers in and out throughout the periods of the day – our Arts & Crafts building is one of our most well lived-in, and well-loved, spaces at camp. It’s a place that tells a story of creativity and discovery, covered in a […]

    Read More
  • The Time of Our Lives

    In just a little over 48 hours we’ve unpacked, settled in, gone kayaking for the first time, gotten our mixed table assignments, had our first ravioli lunch, tried out for JAF, covered this place in feathers and glitter, jumped on the water trampoline, gone swimming, written a letter home, made a friendship bracelet, gotten hugs […]

    Read More
  • The Camp Trunk: 10 Tips to Pack Like a Pro

    The Camp Trunk: 10 Tips to Pack Like a Pro Label everything…and then label it again: Camp very quickly feels like home to our campers, which means one thing…our campers leave everything everywhere (sound familiar?). If there is a label or name written somewhere on it, that lost item is 99% more likely to find […]

    Read More
  • Is That My Campers Elbow?

    Is That My Camper’s Elbow? I clearly remember the “aha” moment of realizing how important it was for parents to “see” their child during their time at camp. It was my fourth summer on staff at Pembroke, and I was at home on my day off. I hadn’t yet had the chance to see all […]

    Read More