Today was a very busy day in the Hird. This morning saw 5 villages returning from overnights. Tacoma, Lenape, and Sunburst stayed close to main camp. Pac and Windsong went on an incredible 2 day hike. While they were recovering from their overnights, Hemlock was playing a game of Cornacopia (similar to tag or dodgeball with noodles and soft dodgeballs).


After returning from their overnight, Lenape began their Shrek theme day!


Lastly, Hemlock and Sacky took part in Al’s famous challenge night. Challenges ranged from the twin competition (trying to find the 2 people in your group who look the most similar, pictured below) to the blind toss (a camper is blindfolded and throws a dodgeball towards a counselor holding a jug of water. If they get hit, they dump the water on another counselors head!). The night was topped off with an ice cream party for both villages.

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Morgan Theze

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Morgan Theze

Born in New York but raised in Ireland, Morgan has spent every summer he can remember flying back to the US to attend summer camps. Over the years that Morgan worked at a well-regarded private camp in Maine, he took on many roles including Cabin Counselor, Head of Rocks and Ropes, Program Director, and Operations Director. Morgan began working at Frost Valley as a program instructor in 2014, leading activities for our schools and weekend programs, before becoming our Director of Camp Henry Hird. Campers at Camp Henry Hird range in age from 13 to 16. Morgan loves working with this age group as he finds that this is the time of their life where they form into unique individuals and discover the values that they will hold with them for the rest of their lives.

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