There are a range of community activities to enjoy at Camp Newaygo.
Upcoming events include:
Health & Leadership Lodge Grand Opening Celebration, 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, October 25, with opening program 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The LEED-certified Health & Leadership Lodge is a two-story, 6,085-square-foot facility replacing the 85-year-old nurses’ cabin. The open-to-the-public event is co-hosted by InForm Architecture and RTS Construction Group, the firms responsible for the lodge’s design and construction. Public tours are also available from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, October 27.
Halloweekend, Friday, October 26-Sunday, October 28. Bring out the whole family during Camp Newaygo’s Halloweekend Festival! Get into the spooky spirit with face painting, trolley rides, a Halloween craft, home made donuts, a cider press, Halloween bingo, pumpkin painting, spooky cabin tours, and more! The cost is $7 per person or $25 for a family of four.
Trick or Trot 5k Run/Walk, 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, October 27. Registration begins at 10 a.m., with race starting a 10:30 a.m. with a route through the Chain of Lakes (Emerald, Sylvan and Pickerel). All proceeds benefit camp's healthy living programs. The cost is $24, with registration including Halloweekend festival entry.
Fall Volunteer Day, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Saturday, November 3. Coffee will be available at 8:30 a.m., with lunch by Ridge Specialties Catering. Please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org or 231.651.1184.
Krop for Kids, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, November 3. Support TrueMentors and Camp Newaygo at this all-day scrapbooking event. Cost: $30 for early registration; $35 after October 26. For more information, contact Chelsea Clark at 231.924.0641, ext. 109.
For more community events, visit campnewaygo.org/community-events/.
Camp Newaygo is located at 5333 S. Centerline Road in Newaygo. For more information, visit campnewaygo.org; call 231.652.1184; or email email@example.com.