Archive: October 1998

My First College Overnight

  • October 16, 1998
My First College Overnight

Everyone was lined up in front of the Student Union. We were planning out how we could take everyone out to the cabin where we would be spending the night with the limited number of cars. I threw my stuff into a van with our food and other supplies. I then proceeded to jump into a car with my good friend, Gerry. We took off out of the parking lot, just at this time did we realize that first of all, we had no map, no directions, and nobody had any idea how to get there. It reminded me of my legendary Camp Chateaugay, "Day Off #5". Along the way, the group caravan got lost quite a few times. ...

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Day Off #5

  • October 11, 1998
Day Off #5

This is a story about my last day off. As my two friends, Amanda Kendrick and Stephanie Borts call it, "Day Off #5". It happened when we were working at the legendary Camp Chateaugay. They were both kitchen staff; I was a counselor. Not only was it one of the best days off I have ever had, it turned out to be one of the funniest times of my life. I learned a good lesson in adventure on my last day off from my summer job. The entire day off required absolutely no planning whatsoever, and neither I, not the two other girls I was with, had any idea where we were going. Keeping adventure...

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