A Day At Camp
Each day at camp is packed full of activities! No two days at DLC are the same. However, we follow a general schedule for each day.
8:00 – Wake up, tidy up, easy short morning stretches to start the day on a positive note
8:30 – Breakfast
10:00 – Daily Announcements, Program Session 1
11:00 – Program Session 2
11:30 – Morning Snack
12:00 – Program Session 3 (usually beach time)
1:00 – Lunch
2:00 – Rest Hour, Shower, Craft.
4:00 – Big Camp Event
5:30 – Afternoon Snack
5:45 – Big Camp Event (cont’d)/Activities
7:00 – Dinner
7:40 – Change for Evening Program
8:00 – 9.30 Evening Program
9:30 – Evening Snack
9:30-10:00 Get ready for bed
A typical day at camp consists of:
- 2 sports sessions, choice of 4-6 activities.
- 1 leadership session for campers 13-16 y.o..
- Craft session – every other day.
- 1 art/dance/show all camp event.
- 2 beach times (before and after lunch).
For the evening, there is a planned program every night that alternates between disco, campfires with marshmallow roasting, movie night, night trip, and game nights.
Three nutritional meals plus morning, afternoon and evening snacks are provided daily. Each meal is prepared with fresh, quality ingredients. Municipally approved drinking water is readily available.
For breakfast, we usually serve pancakes/sandwiches/hotdogs/scrambled eggs with bacon/cereal; fruits, dessert (cookies/wafers/muffin), and hot beverages. Oatmeal is offered almost every day as a healthy alternative or an extra snack.
Morning snack may include cookies/fruits.
Lunch includes a bowl of homemade soup, a main course such as mashed potatoes/fries/rice/pasta, and sausages/chicken nuggets/whole meat/hamburgers always served with fresh vegetables or pickles; dessert (cookies/sweets/wafers), and soft drinks.
Afternoon snack might consist of cinnamon rolls/donuts/grain bar/ice cream, and fruits/juice/iced tea.
Dinner serves the main course, such as grilled sandwiches/hotdogs/pilaf/perogies/homemade pizza/tacos served with grilled or fresh vegetables and soft drinks.
Evening snack may include grain/chocolate bar or popcorn/fruits/biscuits/sunflower seeds. Roasted corn/baked potatoes/marshmallows are served for special occasions.
A new yummy menu addition for 2020: homemade bread and bakery!