Session A

B1 – Thursday

It was another rainy day here at SVC, but it didn’t stop the campers from having tons of fun! The campers received a visit from His Eminence Archbishop Khajag Barsamian, Primate of the Eastern Diocese, and were able to receive words words of wisdom from him about why camp is

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B1 – Tuesday

It was another beautiful day at St. Vartan Camp! Today was Tiki Tuesday and the campers were eager to enjoy a fun day at the pool after classes and sports to celebrate. In religion, Dn. Levon Asdourian, St. Nersess Seminary graduate, and Fr. Hovsep Karapetyan, pastor of St. Mary in

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B1 – Monday

It was a beautiful Monday morning, and we were excited to start our first full day of camp! After hearing our lovely message of the day in chapel, the campers gathered around the flagpoles and recited the Pledge of Allegiance and sang Mer Hayrenik. The juniors started their first full

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A2 – Friday

For our second to last breakfast at SVC Session A 2017, we enjoyed Chef Paul’s famous bakery treats such as blueberry scones and honeybuns. Our fantastic sports directors, Ashot and Jacob, organized a final, fun game of dodgeball for juniors and teens alike. The last influential class of religion was

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A2 – Thursday

The crisp smell of bacon and farm fresh eggs welcomed the campers to the start of a bright new day at Saint Vartan Camp. The campers kicked off their day with a competitive game of Hand-ball and re-energized from the hot sun with a dip in the cool pool. Religion was filled

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A2 – Wednesday

We started our day with some tasty Belgian waffle sticks complete with Reddi whipped cream and glazed ham; it was a delight for all. Wednesday means bootcamp, so our Athletics directors challenged our campers to push as hard as they could and everyone had a blast. Cooling down in the

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A2 – Tuesday

Happy 4th of July! Camp today was all about America and the campers could not have had more fun! This morning, the juniors played soccer while the teens attended their three classes. In Arts & Crafts, the campers finished their stained glass paintings. In Religion, the campers talked with Fr. Mesrob

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A2 – Monday

Week two is off to a great start with a switch in schedule for a refreshing change. Teens now have classes in the morning, and juniors have their classes in the afternoon. To start off their day, juniors participated in a game of line basketball, a Monday tradition at SVC. Campers began

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A2 – Sunday

Starting the first day for A2 campers with Badarak was spiritually uplifting as we received nourishment, within our soul and body, from God. After Badarak, our brunch was delightful and filling, a necessity for the rigor of the Olympics ahead. The campers split again into teams of red and blue

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A1 – Saturday

The final day for Session A1 campers came to a bittersweet ending as we awoke from our long sleep. Campers enjoyed fluffy pancakes for breakfast, necessary for the full day ahead. The A1 campers said their goodbyes with many heartfelt hugs and waves full of promises to see each other

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