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    Camp Che-Na-Wah Counselor Toast 2016

    On behalf of the counselors, those that used to be campers, and those that love camp, we would like to make a toast to the summer of 2016. (Rachel): I started camp in 2002. I was 6. My bunk likes to say my parents shipped me off, the truth is

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    Camp Baco Counselor Toast 2016

    I started to think about what I would say if given the opportunity to write the counselor toast about a year ago. I don’t think there is anything more intimidating and, for me, more emotionally intense than attempting to summarize my feelings and gratitude I have for camp. After thirteen

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    • 160 days until camp- time to meet more staff!! Meet Amy Weinstock Kitchin, the Program Director/Head Counselor at Camp Che-Na-Wah!! Her favorite camp activities are pioneering, campfires, and being in Lake Balfour. ⛡️πŸ”₯In her free time, you can find her watching dance on the front lawn, or watching campers at ski! πŸ€ΈπŸ»β€β™€οΈπŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸš€Her favorite camp traditions are campfires, Friday night dinner, and when Bunk 22 sings taps after a big event. πŸ’™πŸ’›πŸŽΌThe top three items she would keep in her bedside cubby are a flashlight, stationary, and a fan. πŸ’™πŸ’›Fun fact... Amy was the 2nd skier of the week ever in 1993πŸ†
    • One more winter games post, because we got to see so many camp friends, and there really is no better feeling. Thanks to Tess Friedman for sending us this video!! Song: Living Room by Wylder πŸ’™πŸ’›πŸ€ΈπŸ»β€β™€οΈβ˜€οΈπŸŽ‰ #living10for2 #bacochenawah #bestplaceonearth #12851 #campfriendsarethebestfriends
    • Yesterday was the best!! Thank you to all the donors, volunteers, and participants. Our first Baco/Che-Na-Wah Winter Bazaar would not have been what it was without your enthusiasm and support. We had an amazing time seeing everybody, and raising money for the Baco/Che-Na-Wah Bazaar Foundation. Send us pictures - we'll post more soon! πŸ’™πŸ’›πŸ’™πŸ’› #bacochenawahbazaarwintergames #bazaar #12851 #bestplaceonearth #bacochenawah #living10for2
    • TOMORROW!!!!! πŸ’™πŸ’›πŸ˜¬πŸŽ‰πŸ€ΈπŸ»β€β™€οΈπŸΉπŸ†πŸ’πŸ₯…βš½οΈπŸ’›πŸ’™ We can't wait to see everyone in NYC tomorrow afternoon. Just a few reminders- try to take public transportation, or carpool. If you drive, we recommend looking into parking options outside of Chelsea piers. Once you get there, you will be welcomed by a table of Senior Staff members ready to check you in. πŸ“ You're going to feel like you're walking into camp!! While you're getting checked in, you can also buy tickets. 🎟 We will also be walking around selling tickets. These are what you can use to pay for games, merchandise, and food. The booths will not be taking money- only the tickets 🎟 If you have any questions before, just let us know!!! πŸ’™πŸ’› #living10for2 #bacochenawah #bestplaceonearth #12851 #bazaar #bacochenawahbazaarwintergames
    • 165 days until camp, and it is time to start meeting our staff!!! First up... meet Amy "Grobie" Grobstein Kostick, the Athletic Director/Staff Coordinator/Head Fun at Camp Che-Na-Wah. You can always find her playing her favorite games - kan jam and spike ball - during 6th period on the front lawn. πŸ†πŸ€ΈπŸ»β€β™€οΈπŸΉπŸ“Her favorite camp meal is chocolate chip pancakes for breakfast. πŸ₯žπŸ₯žThe top three items she would keep on her bedside cubby are a headlamp, game boy, and music player. πŸ”¦πŸŽ§πŸŽΌπŸ’™πŸ’›πŸ’™πŸ’› Fun fact... Amy played the drums at her wedding πŸ₯ #meetthestaff #12851 #bestplaceonearth #bacochenawah #living10for2
    • We are just days away from the first Bazaar Winter Games- make sure to charge your phone and download Snapchat beforehand. We might not be on it, but there will definitely be an awesome filter to use at the event thanks to Sydney Friedman!! πŸ’™πŸ’› #bacochenawahbazaarwintergames #bazaar #12851 #bestplaceonearth
    • All signs point to the Winter Bazaar in 6 days!!!! πŸ’™πŸ’› #bestplaceonearth #12851 #bazaar #bacochenawahbazaarwintergames
    • 1 week until the Winter Games!!!! πŸ’›πŸ’™πŸ’›πŸ’™ Terrace treats will be on a Saturday this time thanks to Jane Sindel for some classic Thursday style terrace treats and @livingstonpretz for soft pretzel treats!!! #bacochenawahbazaarwintergames #bazaar #12851 #bestplaceonearth #terracetreats

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