Why Camp?: Staff Edition

College students today struggle with making sure they have used every opportunity during college to ensure that they are the most prepared they can be to enter “the real world.” During my time at Wheaton College, I felt pressure to get internships and create networks in order to secure my future. Instead, I chose to […]

Meet a Camp Family!

Our camp families come from many places! Here, Jodi Weest writes about her lifelong (and intergenerational!) experiences with camp.   The best word I can use to describe my relationship with camp is life-changing. I started going to Camp Cedarbrook (then Cherith) when I was 9 years old. I actually heard about camp at a […]

My Life is a Songfest

“MY LIFE IS A SONGFEST!” is a phrase that originated with the staff ten years ago. At camp, someone would mention how much they love eating donuts, and instantly everyone would break out into song. My life is a songfest. As a camper, I remember thinking that songfests were better than television. It was a great […]