Camp Archbald will be turning 100 in 2020! Supporters of Camp Archbald will be hosting a 100th reunion at camp next summer and other awesome events. If you want to reach us, please contact the committee chairs at centuryteamforsoca@gmail.com

Upcoming events! All events will be held at Camp Archbald unless otherwise noted.

All year long: Patch in a box – available at camp and libraries. Complete 10 tasks about Camp Archbald and return the request to centuryteamforsoca@gmail.com for your special edition 100th anniversary patch!

February all month: Fall in love with the 100th anniversary – a digital highlight of buildings and places around camp that made you fall in love with Camp Archbald.

March  8 – 14: A digital review of 100 years of camp history in conjunction with Girl Scout week. Have old candid camp photos or unit pictures? Send them to centuryteamforsoca@gmail.com

April 26: Cast Iron Cook Off – Open to current Girl Scouts, this event will have girls face off in a cooking challenge using only cast iron cookware. Girls are given a secret ingredient and have to complete the dish using the ingredient. Registration coming soon.

May 2: Tents up – Grab your troop, your friends, and anyone who can help for tents up! Volunteers need lots of help to get camp ready for the summer season. Any help big or small makes a difference. Last day to register: April 24 – sign up here

July 17-19: Camp Archbald Reunion – Open to any former campers, counselors, staff members of Camp Archbald. More details to come, save the date!

August 9: Kayak race – Grab your favorite water vessel and race around Ely Lake!

August 30:
 Educational lecture series – Did you know the amount of educational offerings camp has to offer? Join us for this digital lecture series about the environment. Want to lead a session or have photo/video experience? We need your help! Contact Emily at centuryteamforsoca@gmail.com

September 12: A Century of Celebration – A big day for Camp Archbald! Join us as we celebrate the 100th anniversary of Camp Archbald. Some activities include tours of camp, troop/family photos, arts and crafts, service projects and more. Mark your calendars, this day will be a doozy!

October 24: Tents down – Last day to register October 16, 2020 – sign up here
Hosted by GSHPA. Please join us for fall clean up and taking the tents down at Camp Archbald. Lunch will be provided. We also invite guests to stay Friday and/or Saturday night to enjoy camp! Volunteer lead needed for this event! Interested? E-mail centuryteamforsoca@gmail.com

November 1: Outdoor Adventure Day for girls – climbing tower, swimming, boating camping activities.

November 15: Celebrate Women Veterans and what they can teach you about their service in the military.

December 1: Giving Tuesday/Letter drive – one final ask for donations on behalf of Camp Archbald’s 100th birthday