June 2016 - Banner Day Camp

Monthly Archives:June 2016

Safari Day!

Posted by on June 30, 2016

This Friday we have our first dress up day at camp. Campers should dress up like some variation of Steve Irwin, minus the crocodile. That means safari hats (or any type of sun hat), cargo shorts, maybe even a vest if they’re feeling bold. Campers will play a handful of safari-themed games, and get the […]

Trips, Overnighters and Events

Posted by on June 28, 2016

This week we have some exciting events planned, both at Banner and outside of camp. Today Banner’s 3rd graders went on a trip to Par-King mini golf for some hole in ones. Wednesday the Tweens, CITs, and SITs will take a visit to Dave and Busters for some games and food! Finally, on Wednesday Banner […]

Tween Color Wars

Posted by on June 23, 2016

Today marks the first day of Tween Color Wars, a weekly occurrence at Banner. Tween campers are divided into two teams, blue and red, and the teams compete in a series of activities throughout the day. This week they will be playing “Spot On”, “Steel the Pin”, and “Noodle Relay.” Color Wars is not only a […]

Picture Day & Balloon Lift-Off

Posted by on June 22, 2016

WEEK ONE SPECIAL EVENT Friday is our first special event with Banner’s Picture Day and traditional Balloon Lift-Off! Junior and Senior campers should wear their traditional white Banner t-shirts. Tween campers should wear their gold Tween Banner t-shirts. Campers will be swimming in the afternoon after their pictures and participating in fun camp activities with their groups. […]

Sign Up NOW – Overnighters!

Posted by on June 21, 2016

Dear Parents of Senior and Tween Campers, It’s not too late to sign up of Banner’s exciting overnights! Each overnight 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 a catered dinner and breakfast as well as snacks and […]

First Day of Camp

Posted by on June 17, 2016

Camp starts Monday! We have had a busy week of staff orientation, and the staff has proved to be even more amazing than we could have expected. A few reminders for Monday… Say hello to the bus staff today between 3:30 and 4:30 pm as they drop off bus bags and practice the bus route […]

Staff Reminders

Posted by on June 15, 2016

Hey Staff – Be sure to get on the text reminder by sending a text to 81010 then @banner2016! We wouldn’t want you to miss out on any important announcements. Thanks for a great day 2 of orientation week!

Staff Orientation

Posted by on June 8, 2016

Time to welcome our new staff to camp! Orientation starts next week June 13 to June 17 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. New staff should bring gym shoes, sunscreen, and a swimsuit. You might also want to […]

STAFF MEETINGS

Posted by on June 1, 2016

Camp is just around the corner! This week, we have a handful of meetings that 2016 staff must attend. Please read through the list and mark your calendars—it is important to be here on time and ready to go. Allow time for traffic and parking. Orientation Team Leaders…Monday, June 8 at 3:30 to 4:15 pm […]