Peace Camp is taking
one season “off” to regroup for a great Camp in August 2016.
1 Week at the beginning of August 2016
Our staff is evolving for the 2016 Season.
If you are interested in joining
the Peace Camp team as a
Counselor or Junior Counselor (CIT)
for the week,
or as an Activity Volunteer
(half day commitment),
please visit our contact page.
We’d love to hear from you!
||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:
Cost: $180 - includes
snacks, lunch, camp T-shirt and group photo, and all supplies.
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.