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Day 3: Great Vespers with Fr. Vasily Lickwar

After an afternoon choir rehearsal with choir director, former counselor, and arts and crafts expert, Bill Kraftician, the campers, staff and visitors winded down the evening with a Great Vespers service on Tuesday in preparation for the following morning’s Divine Liturgy. The children also prepared a list of names of Living and Departed faithful, friends and loved ones, for whom Father Vasily prayed during
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Days 1 and 2: Camp is off to a great start!

Staff is ready to go for 2010!

On the final day before the official 2010 Camping season started, the directors and counselors of Saint Andrew’s camp made their final preparations to get the camp open.  Campers, we are awaiting your arrival! Safe travels; don’t forget your bug spray!  Week one will be underway before we know it. Stay tuned to this blog for the latest! 

What is Saint Andrew’s Camp all about?

Learn about SAC and daily life. Read more on our about page.

One week until camp starts!

The start of the 2010 camping season is next week! Campers will begin to arrive Sunday, July 11th, with registration from 1 PM – 3 PM. Camper and volunteer orientation will be conducted that evening. Please be advised that the third week, Horse Lover’s week (July 25 – 31) is currently full and closed out.  Anyone wishing to register for this week will be
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Change in Teen Week Leader

Our dear camp friend and camp alumnus, Fr Eric Tosi, will be finding himself visiting Spruce Island, Alaska, for the annual Spruce Island pilgrimage. This year’s pilgrimage will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the cannonization of St. Herman of Alaska, which falls in coincidence with Teen Week this year. As Secretary of the OCA, Fr Eric holds great responsibility in fulfilling his ministry on
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What to Pack? Wisdom for your suitcase.

The camping season is just around the corner (the first week of camp starts on July 11!), and it may be time to start considering what you should be bringing along with you in your suitcase. If one was to poll campers, counselors, visiting clergy, and volunteers about what on earth you need to pack, it is likely that there will be a resounding
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Axios! Bishop Michael Consecrated to the Episcopacy

His Grace, Bishop Michael, at the Cathedral of the Holy Virgin Protection, New York, NY where he was installed on Sunday, May 9th, pictured here with the chancellor of the Diocese and Saint Andrew’s Camp Board Member, Fr Joseph Lickwar Saint Andrew’s Camp proclaims Axios! on the occasion of His Grace, Bishop Michael’s, consecration and enthronement as the Bishop of the Diocese of New
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Camping Season 2010: Dates & Themes!

Camp will be welcoming staff for preparation on the week of July 4th, and officially opening the season on Sunday, July 11th. The themes for the weeks are as follows: July 11 – July 17: Ecology and Camping Skills July 17 – July 25: Music Week July 25 – July 31: Horse Lover’s Week August 2 – August 9: Teen Week Campers ages 7
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Letter from Hieromonk Michael to Diocesan Clergy on Camping Program

Hiermonk Michael (Dahulich), the appointed administrator of the Diocese of New York and New Jersey, has written the following letter to clergy reminding them of this year’s camping program and the opportunities for the children and young adults in their parish. Saint Andrew’s camp is grateful for the support shown by Father Michael and looks forward to his weekly visits during this year’s camping
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