Staff Dates Faqs

Dates & FAQs

2017 Season

June 11th – June 18th, 2017 – Pre-Camp Maintenance Week
This is for new staff, (returners by invitation only) - You will be doing basic maintenance work (think painting and raking), getting to know your fellow staff members and getting familiar with camp.
Note: Transportation will be provided by camp in the early afternoon from Boston Logan Airport only.

June 16th – June 18th, 2017 – Leadership Council Meetings/Group Leader Training

June 18th, 2017 (by 6:00PM) – All Staff to be at camp for Pre-Camp Staff Training
Note: Transportation will be provided by camp in the early afternoon from Boston Logan Airport only.

June 23rd, 2017 – Campers Arrive

August 10th, 2017 – Campers and Staff Depart

August 10th - August 14th, 2017 - Family Camp; (Some activity and support staff will be contracted to assist with this).

Note: Certain Staff may need to be at camp earlier than June 18th for certain classes, courses and tests

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Is there INTERNET at Camp?
Answer: In our Staff Lounge, we have 3 computers with internet access that staff are able to use during their free time; we also have WiFi for people that bring their own computers.

Q: What do I do with my VALUABLES while at Camp?
Answer: We strongly encourage you to store your valuables in the camp safe in the main office. There are also lockers in the staff lounge that can be locked. We encourage you to keep your computer and phone in the locker or locked in your car (if you have one). Under No circumstances, may campers use your phone or computer.

Q: Can I have a CAR at Camp?
Answer: You are encouraged to bring your car to camp.

Q: Do I need LINENS?
Answer: American Staff bring their own linens; we provide linens for our International Staff.

Q: How will I get PAID?
Answer: You are able to make withdrawals from your salary during the summer.

Q: What do I PACK?
Answer: See our link to our recommended Packing List. Note: Specialty Staff are expected to bring clothing and equipment necessary to work at their Activity