The Banner Blog

Registration Summer 2018

Posted by on August 18, 2017

Priority Registration is now open to returning camp families for summer 2018. Thank you to so many of our families that have already registered for next summer! We appreciate having your campers come back for another summer. THANK YOU! 2018 SUMMER DATES June 18 – August 10 (8 Week Session) June 18 – July 13 […]

GaGa Tournament

Posted by on July 31, 2017

The GaGa Tournament started today and is an energy filled week of fun and competition for our Kindergarten through Tween campers. The excitement and emotion that comes along with this week creates a deep connection within our camp community as campers cheer each other on and enjoy a significant experience together. While we maintain a […]

Interactive Night & Junior Visitor Day

Posted by on July 19, 2017

During Week 6, campers and their parents and siblings are invited to camp to visit their campers and staff! This is a great time to meet with your child’s counselors and leadership to celebrate the success of your camper’s summer experience. Here’s a quick glance at next week’s Visiting Week. Completed Kindergarten & First Grade: […]

Fourth of July Family Picnic

Posted by on June 30, 2017

Reminder to all current 2017 parents and campers: the Independence Day Family Picnic will be taking place this Tuesday, July 4! Banner will be decked out in red, white, and blue to celebrate the Fourth of July.  We have a variety of fun activities planned – swimming, pony rides, playgrounds, baseball, climbing wall, bungee trampoline, bumper […]

Banner Overnighters

Posted by on June 22, 2017

Dear Parents of Senior and Tween Campers, It’s not too late to sign up of Banner’s exciting overnights! Each overnight is includes an after camp swim, exciting themed evening activities, a camp fire and a morning appearance on the Bannerama stage. Campers will be provided with dinner and breakfast as well as snacks and an […]

Staff Trainings & Orientation

Posted by on June 6, 2017

Time to welcome our 2017 staff to camp! Orientation starts next week on Monday, June 12 to Friday, June 16 starting promptly at 9 am. We will be serving breakfast every day from 8 am-8:45 am. Orientation ends at 4:30 pm every day. All staff should bring gym shoes, sunscreen, and a swimsuit. You might also want […]

New Camper Orientation June 3

Posted by on May 30, 2017

Join us for NEW CAMPER ORIENTATION! Saturday, June 3, 2017 From 10:00 am to 12:30 pm For First Time Banner Campers Meet our Banner Team and Amazing Counselors Rain Date: Sunday, June 4, 2017 Come visit Banner to see camp before you start this summer. This is for FIRST TIME Banner campers and families only. […]

May 6 Open House

Posted by on May 1, 2017

May 6 Open House – Camp is just around the corner…do you have your summer camp plans in place? Stop by for an Open House for New Families Saturday, May 6 from 10:00 am ending at 12:00 pm Meet our Leadership Team Tour our beautiful camp grounds and fantastic facility Enjoy seeing all that Banner has to offer Learn about our programs & activities Stop by […]

SCOPE Midwest Benefit Dinner

Posted by on April 13, 2017

Banner supports SCOPE Midwest in providing camp for children in need through scholarships and fundraising for campers to attend nonprofit, resident camps. We encourage you to get involved in this great cause. Please consider a donation to SCOPE Midwest in Bradley Schwartz Campership Fund. Brad, Stacy’s brother, was very passionate about SCOPE and when he […]

April 8 Open House

Posted by on March 20, 2017

Counting Down the Days to Camp…Tour Banner and Enroll for Summer 2017! Join us for an Open House for New Families Saturday, April 8  from 10:00 am ending at 12:00 pm Meet our Leadership Team Tour our amazing facilities and camp grounds Enjoy seeing all that Banner has to offer Learn about our programs & activities Save $50 off tuition and enroll on site Personal family tours will […]