St Andrew’s Camp and OCEF Meeting Announcement – September 18, 2010

Saint Andrew’s Camp Family and Friends: Please join the Orthodox Charitable and Educational Foundation (OCEF) on Saturday, September 18, 2010 for the Fall meeting to recap the Summer 2010 season and plan for 2011.  An open session for anyone interested in the camp development and plans will be held at 1 PM, with lunch served at 12:15 PM. The meeting will be held in the church hall of Saints Peter and Paul, South River, NJ.  Please check
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Saint Andrew’s Camp “Camp-made” Jam for Sale!

Our camp’s veteran camper and volunteer gourmet cook, Natasha, lead the campers, volunteers, and staff in some fabulous jam making this summer. Saint Andrew’s Camp is pleased to offer 8-ounce jars for sale for $5 each. The sweet and savory jams are made with love and delicious fruits and ingredients.  Some of the berry jams even include some fresh-picked berries from the camp grounds!
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Thank you to our Anonymous Donors!

Over the course of the year and the summer, several anonymous donors stepped up to the plate to provide financial support to Saint Andrew’s Camp, through the purchase of gifts, equipment, games, and everyday necessities that keep the camp running. From a brand new automated hand sanitizer, to fuel to run the tractor, and so much more! For those of you out there, you
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The Blessing of the Lake on Transfiguration

Wow, what a blessed day this seemed to be!  On the last Friday of Teen Week on the Feast of the Transfiguration, Fr James Worthington blessed fruit to commemorate the feast, and also blessed the waters of Lake Oneida.  The view from the dock was serenely beautiful, with light clouds hovering over the water with the sun shining through, the teens made a procession
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More Camp Fun in Photos

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Three Cheers for our Nurse!

Our camp nurse for 2010, Charlotte (who goes by “Shar” ),was a joy to have as part of the community. Shar stayed on campus for the entirety of the summer, sleeping in the girls’ dorm, and participating in a variety of activities in addition to wonderfully fulfilling her nursing duties. This was not Shar’s first year at camp, however. She is returning after an
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Here come the teens!

Teen week was great fun, and came to a close last Saturday, August 7th.  It included outings to a Syracuse Skychiefs minor league baseball game and miniature golf.  Great Vespers and Liturgy were celebrated for the feast of the Transfiguration. The week was led by Fr James Worthington. From these photos, it sure looks like fun was had by all!

Fun Shots: The Faces of Saint Andrew’s Camp 2010

Campers and Visitors: Please share your photos!

Do you have photos from camp, either from the 2010 summer or past summers? Do you wish to share on the blog? If so, please visit the Contact Us page of this blog, and send an email to get in touch about sharing pictures for others to see, save, and share!

Various Chapel Scenes 2010

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