2014 CAMP ENROLLMENT IS FULL
A Weeklong Summer Day Camp
August 4-8, 2014, 9am to 3pm
"Send a Child to Camp"
We prefer to include all children regardless of economic status. We welcome contributions to assist us with our financial aid program.
If you are able and would like to add to this fund, please visit our contact page.All contributions are greatly appreciated!
||Jane Addams Peace Camp's mission is to foster an understanding of peace and
through art, music, drama, games, stories and discussion.
activities are designed to promote:
Youth Leader Program: Middle school students entering grades 7 and 8 who are interested in learning leadership skills, developing skills in peacemaking and social justice and enjoy working with younger campers. Youth Leaders will have their own group with interesting teen activities as well as opportunities to work with counselors and CITs in providing programming for Peace Campers.
Counselors in Training (CIT): This new program affords
teens entering grades 9 through 12 the opportunity to share preparing
and implementing camp activities with staff counselors. CITs take
leadership roles throughout the camp day in areas such as: free choice
activities, singing and games. They also develop skills and strategies
in Non-Violent Communication and social justice.