Themes & Events

2017 Themes

Each week is themed at Camp Garrett with culminating, camp-wide activities on Wacky Wednesdays. This year, we’re looking forward to another 10 weeks of fun and engaging events. Make sure you dress to impress every Wednesday so we can all celebrate the themes together!



How to Celebrate

Dates to Remember

Week 1

6/19 – 6/23

Solstice Celebration Help us welcome the summer with some sun salutations, drum circles, and maybe even a bonfire. 6/19 – First Day of Camp!

6/21 – Wacky Wednesday

Week 2

6/26 – 6/30

Wonderful Wilderness Take a walk on the wild side with some forest exploration, animal studies, and nature games. 6/28 –  Wacky Wednesday
Week 3

7/3 – 7/7

Water Wars Get ready to get wet! We’re ready to take on the heat at Camp Garrett. 7/4 – Camp is Closed

7/5 –  Wacky Wednesday

Week 4

7/10 – 7/14

Community Week See our local heroes at work! Take a look in a police car and learn what it takes to be a first responder. 7/12 – Wacky Wednesday
Week 5

7/17/ – 7/21

Midsummer Dream Enter a world of Shakespearean-inspired fantasy as Camp Garrett brings our forests to life! 7/19 – Wacky Wednesday
Week 6

7/24 – 7/28

Crazy Chemistry Reactions, explosions, experiments, oh my! 7/26 – Wacky Wednesday
 Week 7

7/31 – 8/4

Spirit Week Campers, don your colors! It’s time to get ready for our annual Field Day. 8/2 – Field Day
Week 8

8/7 – 8/11


Out of This World It’s Talent Show week! This year’s theme is sure to be a blast! 8/9 – Talent Show

8/11 – Last Day for the Yeadon Bus

Week 9

8/14 – 8/18

Winter Wonderland Heat? What heat? What better way to end the summer than with a totally chill week? 8/16 – Wacky Wednesday
Week 10

8/21 – 8/25

Taking Flight Learn about the wonder of flight as we get ready to “take off” from another amazing summer. 8/23 – Wacky Wednesday

8/25 – Last Day of Camp

Camp Garrett reserves the right to alter the schedule and themes as necessary.