Circle Pines Center Cooperative Summer Camp | Summer Programs

Circle Pines Center Cooperative Summer Camp


CPC's summer program emphasizes cooperation, community building and peace while taking an ecological approach to rural living. Participants take part in daily work projects and meal chores. Campers work on individual projects in the areas of the arts, nature study, swimming and gardening, as well as in groups for work projects, singing, drama, cooperative games, storytelling, folk dancing and the operation of a cooperative store.

General Info

Name Circle Pines Center Cooperative Summer Camp
Location Delton, MI
Year-round Contacts 269-623-5555
Program Focuses & Features Aquatics, Basketball, Canoeing, Chess, Community Service, Conservation, Cooking, Crafts, Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Ecology, Exploration, Farming, Hiking, Music, Outdoor Education, Peace/Cross-cultural Studies, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, Work, Yoga
Grade Range (rising grades) 2-12
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 7-17
Application Deadline Rolling
Director Tom VanHammen, Director
Residential Fee $600-1200, 1-2 weeks.
Year Established 1938
Dates & Sessions July-Sept; 3 sessions, 1-2 weeks long


Tom VanHammen, Director