Here is the letter that was sent to the parents of the campers two weeks prior to the first day of camp
|YSI Leadership Camp Dear Parent,|
This is to let you know that your son [or sons] who applied for the YSI Leadership Camp at Camp Kelly near Tunkhannock, PA is [are] confirmed for camp. We look forward to seeing him [them] at camp 12 days from today. One week before the camp, we will send out a final email with details about the last morning, which will include the option for parents & family to join for Mass on Saturday, June 24, 2023.
Packing List, address, office number at camp & other details: pacamp.ysi.org
Arrival: Campers should arrive at the camp on Sunday, June 18, 2023 between 3:00 and 4:30 pm.
Carpooling: If the ride for your son has not yet been arranged, our staff will help to connect you with other parents who might help to share a ride.
Payments: Please see how much you have paid so far, and please pay any balance due prior to the first day of camp – Sunday, June 18, 2023. You may make your payment at ysi.org/payment. Select the Penn. Leadership Camp activity and enter you son’s name. If you have some difficulties making your payment, please contact us by email or phone to discuss a payment plan or to request a scholarship within the next few days.
Dad’s Night: We will have Dad’s Night on Friday, June 23. Fathers may arrive as early as 4 pm, during camper free time. The schedule is as follows:
5:45 pm – Dinner (Dining Hall)
8:00 pm – Talk for dads (Gabriel House)
8:30 pm – Talent Show (Dining Hall)
We will provide cabins for fathers and their sons (please bring sleeping bags and pillows as well as toiletries and towels) on a first-come first-served basis. For those interested, we will designate an area for camping out with tents. There are also hotels available nearby. Here are some options:
Shadowbrook Resort (201 Resort Lane, Tunkhannock, PA 18657, 800-955-0295)
Hampton Inn (209 E Tioga St, Tunkhannock, PA 18657, 570-996-5866)
Comfort Inn & Suites (5 N Eaton Rd, Tunkhannock, PA 18657, 570-836-4100)
To register for Dad’s Night, please complete this FORM.
Cost per person (dad, son(s) other than camper son) is $15. This payment can be made in the office by cash or check or online at ysi.org/payment.
You may read more about the camp and other programs sponsored by YSI on our web page: YSI.org.
Click here to visit our camp website
|Limited Spots for Archery Each full day of camp, there will be the opportunity for 12 campers to go to T-Town Archery that has been serving our camp for all 25 years. The cost for the 90 minute session (4:00 to 5:30 pm) is $10, payable in cash to T-Town. Campers wanting to go, must sign up the day before the session in the camp office. Don’t miss out!|