Hinsdale: Camp Ashmere to open for 99th season


Camp Ashmere, a holism and faith-based camp program for children in grades 1 to 12, is opening its gates for campers for its 99th year on the shores of Ashmere Lake.

Five overnight camps are available at $395 per week.

Five weeks of Day Camp are offered for younger campers. The bus will run from North Adams, leaving at 8 a.m., stopping in Adams, Cheshire, Coltsville, Dalton and Hinsdale before arriving at camp at 9 a.m.

Day camp with bus transportation and lunch is $195 a week. There is also a drop-off and pick-up option for more local families, for $150 a week.

The weeks are filled with devotions, games, crafts, swimming, boating, challenge events, sports, campfires, singing, and Bible study.

For information, call Justin Lawrence, camp director, at (413) 655-2650 or visit www.campashmere.org for downloadable forms, payment options and health forms. Camp visits are also available.


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