Why We Give…
Why We Waddle
The idea of giving back is central to the “WA WA Way,” our unwritten code of how we treat each other, and our beloved camp, when we are at Camp WA WA Segowea (and hopefully, when we are out in the wider world too!). We all participate in chores every day, and we all extend […]
Firefly Issue #7
Swimming in a pristine lake, reading under the shade of generations-old oak trees, racing through the woods during a game of capture the flag, sleeping in a bunk-bed and drifting off to the croaks of bullfrogs or the far-off hoots of a great horned owl, living and playing with people of all backgrounds: that is […]
9th Annual WA WA Wally Waddle 5k
We are so excited to be able to continue the WA WA Segowea Camp experience for the 90th year here at Smith Park! Last year, we began the journey of not only managing the facilities but also doing the hiring, running the program, and having total responsibility in all camp matters! It was such a […]
WA WA Magic Warms Up Winter!
It may not feel like it right now, but spring is on the way, and with it the 9th Annual WA WA Wally Waddle 5k and kids run. This Mother’s Day tradition will once again take place at Vassar Farms and features 3 races: a 100 yard dash with Wally for kids 6 and younger, […]
Summer 2018 “Make it Ourselves Camp”
January brings many things: hopes and goals for the New Year, a return to school from holiday breaks, and for many of us, the beginning of our countdown to summer camp! This January, we were fortunate to get a special note from a parent whose child attended Camp WA WA for the first time last […]
A Successful Giving Tuesday!
Summer 2018 “Make it Ourselves Camp” will bring out the best in our staff, campers, and facilities! Summer 2018 at Camp WA WA Segowea will feature the theme “Make it Ourselves Camp!” This theme will add additional excitement to our “Classic WA WA” experience and give campers even more of what they love most about “WA WA!” […]
Fall WA WA Family Day is just around the corner!
[Posted by Lisa Perks] Thank you to the many people who made our first Giving Tuesday fundraiser a success! With your help, we were able to surpass our goal and raise $1685 for camper scholarships. Wow! That fundraising total can help several kids spend two weeks at camp. Many of our families need just a bit […]
With Summer quickly fading behind us, Camp WA WA Segowea is looking forward to celebrating the beauty of Fall on Harmon Pond! Alumni and new friends will be making the gorgeous drive to Fall WA WA Family Day on Saturday, October, 7th for a day with activities for everyone in the family! Fall WA WA Family […]
New Beginning, New Sign! There have been many signs that have welcomed campers to our wonderful camp through the years mostly created by volunteers. With this year, 2017 being a new beginning for Smith Park and camp, we thought, “We need a new sign!” So the ideas began flowing, and most of them were based […]