Category: Summer 2016 Blog

hours of experience as a teen leader creates extraordinary leaders

Hours of Experience Gained As A Teen Leader

Since 2007 Fernwood Cove has offered a leadership development program for teenage girls who are too old to be campers.  Initially developed as a three-summer program, the program has evolved throughout its short life into a […]

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Bunk aunts are dedicated to their campers and the camp community.

Bunk Aunts Provide Love and Support

Everyone has, or at least knows the cliché of having, a fun and crazy Aunt. An Aunt cannot be there for every intimate moment as compared to a mom. Yet she is someone her family can […]

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Independence

Building Independence Through Gymnastics

Fernwood Cove is dedicated to the development of independence and intrinsic motivation.  Fernwood Cove counselors empower campers to create personal goals in each of their activities. Campers are empowered to work to achieve their goals throughout […]

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campfire, spirit of campfire

Spirit of Campfire

Once a week, campers, CITs, and counselors gather around the campfire to reflect on, and appreciate, the week that has passed. It is an opportunity for all to share their continued mutual love and pride for […]

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