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CAMP GOALS: To educate and excite campers about Danish language and culture.

STAFF:
14 staff members (CPR? First Aid?)

 

List of 2008 Counselors:
Annelise Derek Maren Jannie
Ruth Tina Cassy Kyle
Fritse Stacey Karen Scott
Joyce Nick

LANGUAGE CLASSES:
Teacher Level Assistant Room
Fritse Beginner Stacey Library
Annelise Intermediate Cassy Ballard Living Rm
Jannie Advanced Maren Greenhouse
Supplies needed: Working writing utensils, peechees, scissors, sharpies, blank paper (Joyce will get peechees)

CRAFTS:
Instructors: Joyce, Cassy, Stacey
Types of Crafts: Mousepads? Soldiers, Masks,

FOLK DANCING:
Instructors: Scott, Tina, Derek, Kyle, Nick, Karen
Dances to be used:
Supplies:
1. Tape player
2. Map of areas that each dance is from- if Scott has time
3. Video camera to record dancing instructions- Tina responsible for setting up and recording instruction
4. Video tapes, Scott, let me know what kind…
5. Hand sanitizer- Maren will get

FAMILY GROUPS:
Purpose:
1. To provide campers with a smaller group within the camp.
2. Bonding between campers, senior campers and counselors.
3. Creating skits and participating in competition.
Counselors Home Serving Skit Color Royal Family
Cassy, Stacey & Ruth Greenhouse Thursday Tuesday Yellow Christian X
Tina, Jannie & Maren Ballard Living Room Monday Wednesday Orange Margrethe I
Derek, Kyle & Fritse Wright Library Tuesday Thursday Purple Frederik X
Karen, Scott & Joyce Barn Friday Tuesday Green Gorm
Annelise & Nick Wright Basement Wednesday Wednesday Red Harald Blåtænd
Activities:
1. Plan a skit about your royal family member, significant historical events in that time
2. Family name and cheer.

OUTSIDE ACTIVITIES:
Swimming:
Time of day: 4:00pm Length of swim time: 1 Hour Life Guard: Kyle Nielsen
Supplies: Check with menucha about lifeguarding float tube, first aid kit
Gymnastik:
Time of day: 6:45am Location: Tennis court Leader(s): Stacey & Kaaren
Supplies: Boombox
Sport:
2x per day, 30 minutes each Leader(s): Scott, Tina, Kaaren, Derek, Kyle
Supplies:
Chalk machine and bag of chalk- Maren checking on chalker, Scott bringing chalk
All: Look for stop ball balls, cantaloupe sized, slightly more solid than nerf

BANK:
Location: Greenhouse
Counselors to staff bank: Scott, Annelise,
Supplies:
$50 in ones, $100 in 10s and 5s for returning money at the end of butik,
Need envelopes, notebook with forms, rolls of quarters, passport blanks,

BUTIK:
Rules regarding amount and frequency of purchases:
Location: Greenhouse
Hours to be open: 1:50pm – 2:20pm
Staff: Derek, Ruth – anyone else available after inspection please check in with Ruth and see if she needs help
WE WILL NEED A FEW MORE CHECKERS!!
Supplies? Maren check with Melony regarding stocking… will it be ready for Ruth at June 3 meeting
Postcards of royal family and other things from Dk.. melony?

DINING HALL & EVENING SNACKS:
Rules regarding conduct and manners:
1. No serving or eating until “vaersgo” has been said. *At lunch and dinner only.
2. No hats in dining hall.
3. Eat with knife in right hand and fork in left.
Seating arrangement:
Seating according to table cards at lunch and dinner
Table cards: Joyce, Nick, Annelise
Names of food in Danish:
Will be announced by Jannie before she says “vaersgo.”
Songs at the table:
“Tak for Mad” “Tak for Maden” Who will lead? Tina/Kaaren
Food for evening snacks:
Danish snacks prepared ahead of camp.
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Pebbernodder Choco sandwich Aebleskiver Ice cream Kringle Butter Cookies
Serving evening snacks:
Counselors in charge:
Ruth & Fritse Jannie, Cassy Helpers

DORMITORIES:
Rules for conduct and lights out:
Big group ends 9:30, seniors get rooms to bed by 10, 10 pm lights out.
Guard duty: see duty schedule
Inspection:
Purpose: To encourage keeping the rooms clean.
Who will do the inspections: COUNSELORS.
Themes? Decide at camp
Schedule? See duty schedule
Prizes given out?- Candy, No gymnastik for your room.

EVENING BIG GROUP:
Purpose:
To be together as a camp and teach Danish culture/history
Activities: Skits, Games – Games committee will arrange: Cassy, Tina, Stacey, Kaaren

Schedule:
Sunday Counselor Intro- (Don’t forget to send your pictures to Kaaren), Senior Skit

Monday Games provided by games committee

Tuesday Yellow/ Green

Wednesday Orange/Red

Thursday Purple/Games?

Friday Talent show/Dance/Party

Last Night Party: In honor of the prince… royal birthday, also our camp birthday.
Dance on the tennis court (need to check with Menucha), If not okay, then inside Wright Hall
Camper Letter, wear red and white for the birthday party (Masks… masked ball- make in crafts)
Nick bring outdoor audio equip if possible (if we can be outside)
Greg be prince Frederik with a guard escort?
Head table gets blue sashes for order of elephant…
Everyone who has white lights bring for decorating for last party

EMERGENCY FIRST AID:
We will discuss safety plan at camp. Please send Melony your first aid/CPR card.

AWARDS:
What type: Little royal scrolls
What do we want to attach to the awards? Chocolate Money, Order of the elephant
Who will make the awards? Kaaren
When to be awarded:
Evening big group, Derek, Kaaren, Tina

MUSIC:
When: 15 minutes before dinner
Counselors in charge: Nick, Kaaren, Tina, Maren
Projector: Cassy?

FLAG RAISING AND LOWERING:
Counselor who will be in charge of the flag: Kyle

THEME AND/OR HOLIDAY FOR THE WEEK:

1989 No theme- just camp
1990 Fastelavn
1991 Christmas on 4th of July
1992 Easterand Paaske breakfast
1993 Vikings & Skt. Hans
1994 Danish Royalty & Queen’s Birthday
1995 Geography-Danmark Rundt
1996 Jul and Rebild
1997 H.C. Andersen and Skole in Denmark
1998 Elverhoj
1999 Vikings and feasts
2000 Famous Danes and Queen Margrethe’s Birthday
2001 Danish Festivals
2002 Danish Castles
2003 Folklore
2004 Jul
2005 H.C. Andersen’s 200th Birthday
2006 Vikings
2007 Rejse i Danmark!

2008 Kongehuset

DAILY TIME SCHEDULE:
Adding 15 minutes of music before dinner after freetime

MISCELLANEOUS:
Any Remaining Duties: Arrange at camp
Manual: Who has one?
Sweatshirt Order: Joyce taking care of