MA – MCA: Massachusetts Camping Association
Spring Workshop and Lunch
Wednesday, April 27, 2016, 9am-2pm
Camp Cedar Hill, 265 Beaver St., Waltham
Free for MCA Member camps; $50 for non-member camps
RSVP to: Joanna Lenahan firstname.lastname@example.org
9am – Welcome/Check in/Coffee Social
9:30am – 2:00 pm
-What’s New with MCA
-MA Legislative Updates
-Updates from MA Dept of Public Health with Dave Williams
-State Issued iCORI Information Session
-Round table discussion groups on current camp related issues – a time for camp professionals to share
-Lunch is provided
New Camp Directors Workshop -- For MA Directors who are fulfilling the requirement per DPH standards for camp directors, this workshop is Part 2 (Part one will be held April 27, 2016 in Waltham. See our Professional Calendar for details.)
Friday, May 13, 2016, 9am-5pm
$50 for ACA or MCA Members; $60 Non-Members
ME – MSC: Maine Summer Camps
Maine Summer Camps Spring Workshops & SYSCO Food Show
Tuesday, April 26, 2016, 11am
Cross Insurance Arena
Workshops on DHHS Drinking Water Program and Solar Energy
There is an open invitation to MSC camps, business members and individual members to attend the MYCA/MSC Annual Meeting on Friday, June 10th at Fernwood Cove in Harrison.
Mark your calendars to send your 1st and 2nd year staff to Camp Wawenock on July 12th at 1:30 p.m. for an informative and engaging mid-season training by Dr. Christopher Thurber! This year, Chris will focus on Truth and Consequences: Shame-Free Behavior Management.
Join us for the 13th Annual Norway Savings Bank/MSC Spelling Bee, Thursday, July 14th.
Nominations are now being accepted for the Halsey Gulick Award & Dedication to Camping Recognition. More information.
Camps throughout the state of Maine will be organizing events and programming centered around a summer-time celebration of Earth Day on either July 15 or 16 (or both!) #MSCEarthDay
The Fall MSC Membership Meeting at Migis Lodge will be on Wednesday September 21, 2016.
NH – NHCDA: New Hampshire Camp Directors Association
NHCDA is currently accepting resumes for a new part time Executive Director. Details can be found on our website, www.nhcda.org. The Fall Conference will be held Tuesday, October 25th. All NH camps are invited to attend and details will be available soon on the website.
VT – VCA: Vermont Camp Association
At the Vermont State Meeting, the hot topic was the proposed changes to the Vermont Department of Health Lodging Rules. We are working together to see if we can have some changes made to better suit camps' unique nature. A second comment period has just been announced, which is sometime in May. We have also set the date and place for our Fall VCA Meeting. Save the date: Friday, September 16 at Songadeewin in Salisbury, Vermont.