2019 Junior Counselor Mom writes about leading the JCs for the summer, her own experiences as well as what she observed in the remarkable group of young women.
Casey attended another camp conference recently and is excited by the wonderful new staff training ideas he was exposed to. Read today’s blog for more…
Our Leaders-In-Training led a Vespers this summer. In it, they shared their own feelings about being an LIT and what it meant to them. They also made up a song that the whole camp loved!
♫ We are the shining, golden LITs of Alleghany — we jump around and have fun while we’re learning! We will be leaders soon, and JCs by next June, but for now we are the golden LITs of Alleghany. ♫ — The LIT Song As you may have seen from our blog posts throughout the […]
I say this every year, but how is it possibly June already? Summer is fast approaching, and there’s so much to look forward to as we begin another season on the banks of the Greenbrier River. And as we get ready for another Opening Day at camp, I’m so excited to announce the 2019 ‘Ghany […]
The best camps have the best staffs and the best staff training. It’s training to develop and maintain a professional approach to the job and training to support later jobs.
This year we’re dedicating two weeks to our job recruitment and camp industry jobs focus for counselors. It’s #ghanyjobsweek and #ghanyjobstwoweeks !
New Leaders-In-Training Head Teresa Padgett went to the national American Camp Association Conference and learned so much that she’s bursting at the seams to tell you about!
The CAAA has a matching funds challenge through 2018. Help bring camp to another girl who otherwise wouldn’t be able to enjoy the wonders of summer camp.
Staffing changes in our important positions can be both sad and exciting – sad because we’re saying goodbye to someone who made a lasting impression on camp, but happy because we have the best wishes for that person in their new chosen direction. And of course we are always excited to welcome new staff members […]