CAMP WIND-IN-THE-PINES DAY

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  • ABOUT CAMP

    Wind-in-the-Pines Day Camp, located on Gallows Pond, is a premier adventure camp for girls. The camp offers a wide variety of activities from drama to arts & crafts, sports and games, swimming, boating and high and low adventure courses. There is a late night programming or a sleepover each week depending on the age of your camper. For additional information email or call 617-350-8335.

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    Hours of operation: 9 AM - 4 PM. Extended care available: 7:30-9 AM ($10) and 4-6 PM ($15).

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  • Typical Day

    Limbo dancing at summer camp

    Each day girls begin with an opening Flag Ceremony and singing. Campers then proceed to enjoy fun activities which include arts & crafts, swimming, fun sports, and working on various activities and projects throughout camp. The girls end their day with the traditional Flag Ceremony.

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  • About the Director

    This is Retha “Rufio” Charette’s fourth year as the director of Wind-in-the-Pines day camp. She has been a member of Girl Scouts for 23 years and came to Wind-in-the-Pines day and resident camps as a camper, a program aide and a counselor-in-training. Some of her favorite childhood memories include WIP and it holds a very special place in her heart. Retha loves spending time at the waterfront swimming and singing camp songs! She is a Cadette/Senior/Ambassador troop volunteer and is an outdoor adventure series facilitator. Retha received a master’s degree in professional writing from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. During the school year, she works all over New England as a teacher for Nature’s Classroom. In her spare time she enjoys rock climbing, theater, traveling, geocaching and being outdoors.

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