Hi Everybody! Below you’ll find all of the camp news/media for 2021. This includes our camp newspaper (the Menominee Megaphone), Podcast (the Camp Cast) and Blog (Woody’s Word).
Don’t forget, you can also check out pictures each day on our Waldo Photos Album. Enjoy!
Welcome to the Menominee Megaphone! This is where we will post periodic editions of our camper/counselor run newspaper. We hope you enjoy!
July 26, 2021 – Hi Everybody!! We had a very exciting day at camp yesterday as we inducted 21 new members to our 5-year club. We had a special ceremony for them at night that all the boys got to see and experience. I am solo on the pod today as last night was a very late night, but I wanted to make sure you all heard from us I recorded this episode early the next morning to give you the scoop. Hope you enjoy!
July 24/25, 2021 – That’s right folks, we started our favorite intracamp competition of the year….GREEN AND WHITE!!! Tonight on the pod we have four of our Senior Cabin members – Joey Hoffman, Harrison Hoffman, Ryan Martin and Jacob Schneider – to break down our last couple days at camp including song and cheer night, the Green and White surprise start and the first three Green and White events. Enjoy!
July 23, 2021 – On this quarantine free episode of the podcast we have Cabin 10 members Sammy Sosnow and Alexis D’harcourt. That’s right everybody…we cleared our last round of testing this evening and are now done with the pods! Today is a great day. Enjoy the show.
July 19, 2021 – Great evening everybody! We just finished our first full day of activities for this session! Tonight on the pod we have 2nd year campers, and cabin 9 residents) Russell Rosenthal, Evan Abrams and Evan Lieberman join us to recap an awesome day at camp. Enjoy!
July 18, 2021 – Welcome back to camp! And welcome to camp! Whoever you are and however you found us…welcome! This is the CampCast, our daily (ish) podcast where our owner/director Jason (me) is joined by a couple campers to recap what was surely a fantastic day at Menominee. Hope you enjoy this one with Senior Cabin members Ryan Martin, Cooper Spector and Ethan Mann, and we hope you enjoy all the other episodes this year.
July 13, 2021 – On this episode we do something you are never supposed to do at canteen…we double dip! For the first part of the episode we bring in Cade Heller and Evan Rosenthal to talk about a great couple days at camp. Then, their buddies Jake Auslander and Max Rosen crash the party to give their insights and join us for a bit. If that’s not enough, we did some live interviews during our action packed in-camp Town Day on Sunday July 11th and just had to share them with you. So the second half of the show we play those recordings for everyone. Enjoy!
July 11, 2021 – What a Sunday we had at camp!! We had our first ever in camp Town Day…and it was phenominee! We’ll be back Monday night with some highlights and interviews from Town Day, but tonight we decided to record our Sunday night tradition “Ask the Director”. This is when the Senior Cabin comes down to the office and grills me for a while about ways to make camp better…or things I’m doing wrong! It’s always so much fun. Hope you enjoy more than I do!
July 6, 2021 – Well folks…it finally rained…but it didn’t stop us from having an awesome day at camp! Today I am joined by weather experts Max Rothbart and Alec Schwartz. The boys help me remember all the things we did today including one of our favorite skit nights: Movie Night! Enjoy.
July 4/5, 2021 – On this episode of the pod we have 14-year-old veteran campers Sam Rosen and Matthew Harfield on to talk about our spectacular 4th of July, recap the British and American competition, try a new segment called “rumors at camp” (spoiler alert: it didn’t go well) and get into much, much more. Enjoy!
July 3, 2021 – We have the best news ever: WOODY AND JOSH ARE BACK AT CAMP!!! To celebrate their arrival and talk British and American, we have on first year camper Joe Sampson, Senior Cabin member Nate Beermann and the man himself (well, one of the men) Josh Ingram. Enjoy!
The 100th Episode!! -Happy 100 (ish) episodes of the podcast!!! To celebrate this milestone we have 3 veteran CM counselors, Benjie Soren, Zeke and Jonah Gagerman. We get into the last 2 days at camp, go way off the rails with camp conspiracy theories, talk about what we are looking forward most the rest of the year, pick way too early MVPs for King of the Camp and much, much, much more. Buckle up and enjoy!
June 27/28, 2021 – On this double episode of the podcast we have Bennett Rue, Mason Seiffer and Josh Schreier on to help me recap TWO amazing days at camp. We get into our first Lazy Day Sunday, the first ceremony at The Way, our opening of Sun and Wind and, of course, celebrate our camp wide negative results to our final round of COVID testing for the session! Enjoy.
June 26, 2021 – Waterfront director Jeremy Kohlenbrener and Media Director Ross Festenstein to help me close out week 1 of camp. We give some shout outs, some kudos and recap a really special day at camp that ended with Casino Night! This episode is (kind of) sponsored by the Phoenix Suns…you’ll see when you listen. Enjoy!.
June 22, 2021 – On this episode of the pod, fan favorite Cooper Borstein (Cabin 14) joins me to recap our first full day of camp! We dive into Big Ten instructional activities, King of the Camp start (with Jerseys!), the first night of canteen, our new cabin cleanup scoring system and much more!