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Our Program For over 50 years St. Mary's Camp has been a tradition in excellence  This program offers all campers entering the grades 3rd-12th an opportunity to grow closer in the Orthodox faith by participating in a fun, safe camp atmosphere.  This Pan-Orthodox program offers a unique opportunity to grow our spiritual community in prayer, worship and learning about the Orthodox church .
Special Guests St. Mary's Camp is honored with special guests each year ranging from clergy to monastics to Bishops! His Eminence, Bishop JOB was a frequent visitor of the camp and emphasized the importance for youth ministry and education. Mother Macrina (Holy Dormition Monastery in Rives Junction, MI), Mother Ivonne (Hogar Raphael Ayau Orphanage in Guatemala), and many other local clergy visit, participate, and support our camp program.
Great Staff Our all- orthodox staff is dedicated to not only providing a safe and spiritually educational environment for the campers, but also in having as much fun as possible throughout the week. Counselors, clergy, medical and support staff all come together with their vast levels of life experiences and put together a camper-focused program for your children.
Beautiful Setting Located at Camp Wapogasset in Amery, WI our program offers a variety of fun activities for our participants including horesback riding, ropes courses, sports, arts & crafts,  boating and more.  We have a combination of both cabin and dorms for sleeping and a chapel for worship.  

Camp 2014 Information

Departure Day Saturday June 28th

1:30pm                   Campers arrive for check-in    

2:30 pm                  Prayer service in Church                 

3:00pm                   Depart for Camp   

5:00pm                   Arrive at Camp

    

Camper check-in is at St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church (3450 Irving Ave, Mpls).  Please arrive with plenty of time to check-in, meet your counselors for the week and get your luggage loaded. The South lot will be blocked off for the buses, but the North lot and on-street parking will be available for you. Please review our Packing & Preperation for camp document located on the website ( http://www.stmaryscamp.com/) for attire guidelines, packing list, and a sample schedule to help you prepare for a fun-filled week. Also on the website are our Behavioral Contract (to be reviewed and signed by both parent and camper) and our Medication form (up to date information on any prescriptions), both of which will also be available and are to be turned in at the check-in table. We would like to remind all campers and parents that cell phones, iPods, tablets and laptops are prohibited at camp, so please leave them at home.

FORMS/DOWNLOADS/INFORMATION FOUND HERE 

If your camper is not going to be riding the bus to or from camp and you did not include this information during registration- please contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with the details of when they are arriving/departing and who will be dropping them off/picking them up. If you are driving your camper to camp and arriving the same approximate time as the buses, please look for a member of our staff at the Arts & Crafts building to check-in and find your housing assignment. 

   

Return Day- Friday July 4th:

2:00 pm           Buses will depart Wapo

4:00 pm            Expected arrival atSt. Mary's Greek

    

Directions to Camp Wapo (for drop-off or pick-up of your camper) are also available on the www.stmaryscamp.com website.    

In case of emergency during the week of camp, please contact Fr Paul Paris at 612- 616-5074. 

We would like to remind all of our participating parishes that St. Mary’s Camp strongly discourages visitors.   Please help us insure the safety of our campers by avoiding unscheduled visits.

 

   

We need your support

In an effort to keep camp affordable for all, our task force has been working through the year to fundriase & solicit donations.  Our cost per camper this year is $450.  If you are in a position to help, please use the donate button below or call Doria at 612-825-9595. 

   

You Can Make A Donation!

Donate to the St. Mary's Summer Camp ProgramYou can now make a donation to support the St. Mary's Summer Camp program. Here's what you can do to help:

Using the big red donate button on the right, visit the main St. Mary's Greek Orthodox Church donation system. This system requires separate registration from this website. On Step 2 of the donation process, select "St. Mary's Camp" in the "Category" drop down menu.

Thank you for your generosity.

   

Registration Status

Registration is currently
CLOSED!

Who's Online

We have 22 guests online

Write Your Camper!

Camp Wapogasset
738 Hickory Point Lane
Amery WI, 54001

Please include your camper's first name, last name and "St. Mary's Summer Camp" on the envelope.

Important Dates

Camp 2014
Saturday June 28th- Friday July 4th

Registration Opens: 

Tues. April 8th, 10am- May 29th 4pm

 

Early Bird Registration:  $400

April 18th- April 30th

Regular Registration:  $450

April 31- May 29th

Special Needs Consideration Due Date is Feb 28th

 

Staff Applications

Looking for volunteers interested in being on staff.  Apply Here.  Applications are due Nov 30th.

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