Van Ness Study Center

5115 Van Ness St., NW                                              (202) 362-0763 
Washington, DC  20016         vannesscenter@comcast.net

Looking for Camp Kitti 2014? 

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REGISTRATION FOR 2014 CLOSES TUESDAY JULY 15, 2014
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Parent's Guide to Camp Kitti 2014 >>

Camp Kittimaquundi
August 3-8, 2014
Counselor Training: August 1-3, 2014

Information for Campers and Parents

This fun-filled summer camp encourages and develops the Christian and human virtues necessary for becoming a positive influence on family, friends and society. 

Sports & Recreation
Camp emphasizes the role of sports in developing the qualities of generosity, discipline and sportsmanship. Some of the sports we offer are swimming, boating, basketball, soccer, relay races, and much more...

Arts and Crafts
Projects are designed to develop skills and increase self confidence, industriousness, patience, and attention to detail. We offer a variety of arts and crafts at camp such as dance, drama, music, sewing, drawing, painting, and culinary arts.

Spiritual Attention
A priest of the Prelature of Opus Dei serves as chaplain. Opus Dei is a personal Prelature of the Catholic Church, which strives to encourage the practice of Christianity among the lay faithful through their ordinary occupations. The daily schedule at camp allows the opportunity for Confession, Holy Mass and the Rosary.

Leadership Talks
Every day a member of the staff gives a brief talk on some practical ways to improve in everyday life, with the goal of making the girls more effective leaders.

8th Grade Camp Captain Application 

 

8th graders need to read and complete the following forms to apply to be a Camp Captain:

Information for Counselors

 

  1. Counselor training is August 1-3, 2014
  2. Counselors must be at least 16 years old by August 3, 2014 (we accept applications for those girls who have finished at least their freshman year of high school, but preference will be given to those age 16+)
  3. There will be no CITs this year at Camp Kitti.
  4. Camp Kitti will be accepting applications for 8th grade 'captains' but there is limited space.   
  5. Those entering 9th grade in the fall of 2014 are encouraged to apply for programs run through Yuma Study Center:  www.yumastudycenter.org
Information for Camper Scholarships

camperships@possumusinternational.org 

Camp Kittimaquundi is part of a consortium of summer camps that can offer campers the availability of camper scholarships through Possumus International. These $200 scholarships are awarded according to merit and need and require an application with an essay. Camp Kitti will post the 2014 application materials here once they are available to us.