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 Camp Merrie-Wood, Manchester CT

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If you hear singing and see huge smiles then you know you’ve arrived at Merrie-Wood! Here girls become part of the Merrie-Wood family. Sharing the fun, adventure, and the best of what traditional camping has to offer. Girls will long remember these carefree summer days spent with friends making crafts, cooking over a fire, and stomping through the brook.

Camp hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Breakfast bunch may be available at 7:00 a.m. for an additional $50 per week. After-camp care may also be available until 5:30 p.m. for an additional $40 per week.

Bus service is provided within or near East Hartford, Ellington, Enfield, Glastonbury, Hartford, Manchester, South Windsor, Tolland, West Hartford, Wethersfield, Windsor, Windsor Locks, and Vernon. Please check back for final bus schedules in 2016.

All girls are welcome - Girl Scouts and non-Girl Scouts.

(800) 922-2770


Merrie-Wood Typical Day
 Camp hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Leadership Opportunities for Older Girls:

LEAD (Leadership, Education, Adventure, and Development) - For girls entering grades 9-12 who are ready to take on the leadership role of helping younger girls enjoy all the great experiences at day camp. Participants will receive Program Aide Core Training and LEAD Training to ensure the knowledge, tools, and skills necessary to succeed as a LEAD. LEADs assist Unit Leaders and Program Staff by helping involve campers in program. Find out more about the leadership programs at our camps

Employment Opportunities

Volunteer and Employment Opportunities - We are looking for your special skills, spirit, and appreciation of children. Camp programs include swimming, hiking, campers, nature, sports, games, horseback riding, dramatics, singing, boating, cookouts, canoeing, and living in the outdoors. Enjoy the fun and rewards of meeting and working with other adults and children in the outdoors. Adults will receive training in outdoor skills, teamwork, health, and safety standards. To find out more and to download an application, visit the summer camp employment page. For information on volunteering and an application, click here.

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