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Disney Day at Camp Jeanne d’Arc

Today’s Wacky Wednesday theme was… DISNEY DAY! From morning to night, we were serenaded with classic Disney songs in place of our regular bugles – it totally livened up the day. It was a great day for regular activities all day with beautiful weather. Campers sailed, canoed, played sports, ... [read more]

Dining Al Fresco

This morning started out amazing. The first milestones (running club) of second half went out at 6:45 a.m., thirteen girls participated! Then we had golden brown pancakes for breakfast (sooo good!!). It was hot and sunny today, so after clean-up the girls enjoyed morning activities such as swim, art, ... [read more]

Les/Jolis Waterfront

Today was great at Camp Jeanne d’Arc! We woke up to a yummy breakfast of sunny side up eggs and toast. The morning was beautiful and sunny. After cleanup the girls went to 3 activities such as archery, photography, soccer, water ski, ride and more! In photography, we learned ... [read more]

Another Spectacular Sunday at Camp!

Today was a beautiful sunny day here at JDA. The girls woke up from late sleep and were able to enjoy their delicious cinnamon bread breakfast outside on the lawn in the warm sunshine. After spending some time writing home to families and friends, we then decided to take ... [read more]

Cookie Friday

At the Abbott home, every Friday is Cookie Friday! Anybody with school aged children knows that school is tough stuff! It’s early mornings, late nights, school projects, friend drama and so much more. I wanted to give my kids something to look forward to at the end of a ... [read more]

Here We All Sing…

Aurelie Raingeard de la Bletiere, Paris, France, Camp Years 1994-1996 “I got married and am the proud mum of 2 daughters that are 5.5 and 4.5 years old. I went back to school this year to do an MBA. I plan on sending my daughters to camp when they grow ... [read more]

Do Me a Favor, Come Back!

With an enthusiastic cheer, we welcome back the following Camp Jeanne d’Arcers as staff 2017: Mary LaDuke Position: Head Cook Camp History: Head Cook 2016 From: Dannemora, NY Wayne Frederick Position: Maintenance Director Camp History: Maintenance Director since 2005 From: AuSable Forks, NY Olivia Murray Position: Head Counselor and ... [read more]

Many Thanks To You!

3 Cheers for our Camp Jeanne d’Arc alumni who generously gave of their resources to support camp: Thank you to JDA Alumni, Maria Tartaglia Pearl, and her family for hosting a small but lively open house in the Boston, MA area in January. She, Phil and the girls (Suzanne ... [read more]

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