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NOV
16
2016

Centennial Book Pre-Sales Begin!

As Merrie-Woode’s centennial approaches, we are excited to announce that publication of our Centennial Book is nearing its final stages. Board Member, Dorothy Moss Williams and I have been working with award winning book author and designer, Laurie Shock, over the past two years
NOV
15
2016

CMW 2016 Fall Newsletter

The digital edition of the CMW Fall 2016 Newsletter is now available! Read up on all the news at camp! Included articles in this edition: “Centennial Campaign – Renew For Our Future,” “Merrie-Woode Centennial Book Pre-Sales Begin,” “Centennial
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MAY
10
2016

2016 June Session Play: A Wrinkle in Time

“It was a dark and stormy night.” We are thrilled to announce that this summer’s June Session play will be A Wrinkle in Time. Based on the beloved science fiction children’s novel by Madeleine L’Engle, A Wrinkle in Time tells the story of Meg Murray whose father, a
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MAY
03
2016

Ready Or Not, Here Comes Summer!

Well, it’s official. Summer is here! This past weekend camp was in full swing, buzzing with activity and excitement as we hosted our third annual Mother-Daughter Weekend. It was thrilling to hear cabin doors slamming and laughter up and down the cabin line as the first residents
APR
27
2016

CMW 2016 Spring Newsletter

The digital edition of the CMW Spring 2016 Newsletter is now available! Read up on all the news at camp! Included articles in this edition: “Announcing Merrie-Woode’s Centennial,” “Remembering Fritz Orr, Jr.,” “Pioneering Climbing on Old
APR
20
2016

Meet Our New Outdoor Adventure Coordinator: Kelli Talley!

Meet CMW’s new Outdoor Adventure Coordinator! We are thrilled to have her join the team this year as we prepare for the 2016 summer. Kelli will work alongside JP through Pre-Orientation and will replace him at the end of May. She is looking forward to this weekend’s staff
APR
13
2016

Our Digital Future

Here at camp, poignant photographs tell the story of Camp Merrie-Woode from its earliest days. Dammie Day and some of camp’s first attendees show, through pictures, what life at Merrie-Woode looked like nearly 100 years ago. Often with a camera around her neck, Dammie Day
MAR
22
2016

2016 Main Session Musical: The Little Mermaid!

“A woman doesn’t know how precious her voice is until she’s been silenced.” – The Little Mermaid We are thrilled to announce that this summer’s Main Session musical will be Disney’s The Little Mermaid! Based on the Hans Christian Anderson story and the animated Disney film of the
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DEC
14
2015

CMW Fall 2015 Newsetter

The digital edition of the CMW Fall 2015 Newsletter is now available! Read up on all the news at camp! Included articles in this edition: “In the Beginning: The Merrie-Woode Foundation,” “Hilltop Renovation,” “2016 Mother & Daughter
OCT
19
2015

Merrie-Woode Remembers Mr. Fritz Orr, Jr.

The Merrie-Woode family is saddened by the passing of Fritz Orr, Jr. He died peacefully on October 12, 2015 after a long illness at the age of 81. The Orr family and close friends gathered on Friday, October 16, 2015 for a small graveside service at Westview Cemetery in Atlanta,