Monthly Archive: July 2013

Jul 21

Piers, Groins, Jetties, Oh My!

Halbe Brown lifeguarding from the "underwater pier" which at that time had another layer of blocks.

Bill Hettler was in Camp earlier this summer and we got talking about how he stayed late in to the Fall after the summer of 1961 to help build what we call our piers, but what the rest of the world calls groins (although they spell it “groynes”). Bill tells the story in his own …

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Jul 07

Fitch hears the Mountain Sound

Stephen and Josh are two of Ot-Yo-Kwa’s finest, and great musicians to boot. Check out their rendition of this Of Monsters and Men tune, now certain to become a Summer 2013 standard: They were the highlight of last Friday’s closing campfire, and we’re all looking forward to hearing more. Who would have guessed that banjo …

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