These rules are for the safety of the youth participants and to ensure the integrity of camps and other youth events.
Tobacco (smoking or smokeless), alcohol, illicit/illegal drugs, fireworks, and weapons are not permitted at events.
Clothing with inappropriate language, graphics, or themes are not allowed. Youth and staff wearing such items will be asked to change clothes.
Outside visitors are not allowed except by approval of the event director.
Events are designed for full participation by all youth. Youth participants are expected to remain on the campgrounds once they arrive. If any participants have obligations that will take them away from the event, permission of the event director and a written note from the parents/legal guardians are necessary.
Youth are prohibited from bringing radios, tape players, boom boxes, CD Players, MP3 players, movie or video players, electronic game devices, computers (laptops, handheld, pocket). These items detract from community building and should not be brought to events.
Food, beverages, and candy are not allowed in the cabins/housing.
Youth are expected to stay in their cabins/housing after “lights out” unless permission has been granted by a staff person. Youth violating the policy will be subject to disciplinary action, which could include being sent home. The event director will notify parents if extreme action is necessary
Male/Female youth are not to go into each others housing except at times designated by the camp schedule.
All cell phones and car keys are collected by the event director.
Directors have the right to ask any person to leave the campgrounds/event at any time.