Adventure Overnight Camps

January 2nd, 2019

Wind Dance Adventure Camps

Explore Nature, Farm & Wilderness!

2019 Overnight Camps

Berkeley Springs, WV

 Eighteen Years!

              Teen Camp            June 20-29      

                    ages 15 to young adult   12 campers  extended to 10 days! 

             Youth Camp           July  7-13            

                     ages 8-14       15  campers       7 days

             Farm Stewards       July 28-Aug 3    

                      ages 10-High School   12  campers    7 days

                 Explore, create, learn, discover, serve the earth, and have fun!

Wilderness Skills                                   Conservation Service

  Nature Play & Studies                            Cooking and Baking

     Farm Hands                                             Earth Games & Activities

       Traditional Music and Dance                  Archery, Art, and Yoga 

         Journaling  & Camp Fires                            Afternoon Siesta

                                     ….and when day is done sleep in tents

Camps are small with a delightful ratio of campers to guides!

Youth Camp–  A lively naturalist camp. Campers are engaged with conservation efforts, farm experiences, natural history and herbal studies, archery, yoga, fun meal preps, nature art and journaling. Each afternoon campers spend quiet time with the earth during siesta, and evenings are filled with traditional dance and singing, stories, and campfires. 

Teen CampBase camp will be at Wind Dance with three day outings to hike West Virginia mountains, paddle the waters, participate in a conservation service project, and assist with fun making meals and morning farm routines.  Each afternoon campers spend quiet time with the earth during siesta, and evenings are filled with traditional dance and singing, stories, and campfires.    

Farm Stewards – Experience farm life and sustainable farm methods, assist fun cooks,  food preservation activities, enjoy outdoor adventures, participate in a  conservation service project, a construction service project.  Each afternoon campers spend quiet time with the earth during siesta, and evenings are filled with traditional dance and singing, stories, and campfires. 

All campers participate in conservation service projects, which can earn campers service hours.

To learn more about us visit our kickstarter site and view the video: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/834270100/big-doings-for-a-small-planet

and visit our Facebook page for albums of last years camps:  https://www.facebook.com/winddancefarm

Camp Flyer & Mail in registration form is here:

Overnight Camp Flyer 2019

Overnight Camp Registration 2019

The link for on line registration will be available by the end of January!

For more information or questions contact Leslie & John at 304 258 4672  wind.dance@frontier.com

In addition to John Devine and Leslie Devine Milbourne, there are two full time guides, as well as local guests teaching specialty crafts and skills. 

Wind Dance Farm is nine miles from the Town of Bath, Berkeley Springs.  Berkeley Springs is a historic area  – known for its warm mineral springs, State Parks, massage therapists, small town ambience, and surrounding mountains offering a variety of outdoor activities.  It is a vacation get-a-way for many people.  Consider exploring the area when your child is at camp!

Leslie and John have worked together at camps for over 25 years. In addition to the camps, they manage Wind Dance Farm CSA (Community Supported Agriculture), and oversee homeschool & school programs during the school year. John is a traditional musician playing guitar and singing. Leslie is an environmental educator, M.Ed. They live in a log cabin tucked in the hills. Wind Dance Farm is located approximately a 2 hour drive from the Washington DC/Baltimore area and 4 hours from the Philadelphia area.

Camp Fees

Youth and Farm Steward Camps are 7 days:   

                $650, plus a registration fee $25 & administration fee $25.

                   Total camp fee is $700.

Teen Camp is 10 days: 

                 $850, plus a registration fee $25 & administration fee $25.

                   Total camp fee is $900.

The non-refundable registration fee of $25.00 is due upon registration.

Camp & Administration fees are due two weeks before camp.

Donations!  We work at keeping camp fees at a minimum, as well as provide high quality programs, activities, food and staff, producing and purchase a lot of organic food. Donations, which are tax exempt, will be used to support earth and farm educational programs.  Contributions can be made during registration or at camp. Thank you!

 

 

 

 

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