2014

C2 Friday

Today was our last full day at camp and we certainly made it a good one! To everyone’s surprise, instead of our usual reveille this morning, Christmas carols played! We had a surprise “Christmas Day” here at camp and it was a ton of fun. We enjoyed sleeping in for

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C2 Thursday

Another busy day here at camp! The sun was shining all morning, so Armenian and Arts and Crafts were held outside today. The CITs were hard at work making decorations for our dance tomorrow and had a lot of fun making some awesome murals! We also had a visit from

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C2 Wednesday

What a Wednesday! We started off with two campers, Ariana and Molly, sharing a story during chapel that taught us not to judge at first sight. The rest of the day was very busy, with round two of boot camp exercises during sports and a lot of fun in the

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C2 Tuesday

Today was Tiki Tuesday! We had great weather this morning so everyone loved seeing the pool decorated like a tropical island complete with a juice bar, balloons, island music, and other Hawaiian themed surprises. Maria Derderian, the Director of Youth Ministries at St. James Armenian Church in Watertown, MA delivered

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C2 Monday

We had a busy but exciting Monday as we kicked off our second week of classes and resumed our daily schedule! The juniors and teens switched their morning and afternoon routines, and the teens attended classes in the morning and had sports/swim in the afternoon. We had beautiful weather for

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C2 Sunday

We had a wonderful mid-session Sunday here at St. Vartan Camp. We celebrated Badarak, and had many campers and staff serve on the altar while everyone else sang the choir part together. We ate a hearty brunch and got ready for another day of Olympic competition in our red and

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C1 Saturday

After such an exciting week, today we had a chance to break from our usual class schedule and spend a lot of time all together. Everyone was happy for an extra thirty minutes of sleep before chapel and our first closing program. We recapped all of the fun we’ve had

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C1 Friday

Another great day here at camp! We had perfect pool weather, with temperatures in the high seventies and sunny skies all day. Being out on the soccer field for sports was a treat because our Athletics Director, Greg Dorian, introduced a new sport (his own personal creation!) “Capture the Flag

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C1 Thursday

Looking around campus today, we could see someone dancing at all times! All day, campers and staff made final preparations for their costumes, props, and choreography for the spectacular Air Band show we had tonight. Campers had been asked to prepare a list of songs that would be mixed together

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C1 Wednesday

Today was full of surprises! Though we expected rain in the morning, the sky was blue and the sun was out almost all day! At breakfast, it was announced that today would be Wacky Wednesday! Everyone was encouraged to come to lunch wearing the wackiest outfit possible. Campers, counselors, and

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