Ooga booga
Sep
8
7:30 PM19:30

Ooga booga

All we can tell you is Ooga Booga is our secret society and your not a true Hemlocks camper until you have been through our initiation. Children will be the first sacrificed and then we will see how many adults can survive our test. Make sure you ask for some tips that will help you earn extra points... trust us you are going to need them!!

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Halloween
Sep
1
7:00 PM19:00

Halloween

Grab your friends and family, put on a costume and join us for some spooky fun. We will kick things off with some trick or treating. Then head to the camp store for a trailer ride through our hunted forest. Watch out for the crazed clowns... their carnival is filled with evil

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Carnival Fun!!
Aug
11
12:00 PM12:00

Carnival Fun!!

Call to make your reservations now!! This is one of our favorite events of the year. Everyone loves the carnival. Fried dough, cotton candy, and the best prizes of the year!!! Come ride the horses, get your face painted, slide down the water slide, and so much more. This event is so big we have to shut down all the roads in the campground. But the best part is not the food, games, or even the prizes, the best part is watching all the kids running around with huge smiles on their faces. Your not going to want to miss this.

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Christmas in July
Jul
28
7:00 PM19:00

Christmas in July

Christmas is coming early this year, and we thought it would be fun to celebrate together. Santa will stop by with a few treats for our good campers, and after everyone can walk around to enjoy some yummy treats and see all the beautiful decorations!!

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4th of July Celebrations
Jul
7
10:00 AM10:00

4th of July Celebrations

Let’s celebrate our country with all of our family and friends. Make sure you
have a big breakfast because we have a day full of fun events!

    ·    10:00-12:00 We will have a Chinese auction in the big rec hall. Please have any
         items you would like to donate turned in Friday night.  

  ·    11:00 Help your children decorate their bikes with flags and streamers. Use
     your imagination the best decorated bike will win a prize. If you do
     not have a bike you may check in at the camp store and see if there
     is one available for you to borrow, or you can grab a noise maker and
     walk in our bike parade. We will start and end at the store… the
     judging for the best decorated bike will be directly after the
     parade.

  ·    3:00 We will have the water slide set up for all the kids to enjoy. Please be sure to supervise your little ones as they laugh and play. 

  ·    4:00-6:00 You can also put your family and friends in Hemlocks Jail for a small
     fee. We will send our sheriff around to arrest all of the trouble
     makers, then they will have to plead their case before the judge to
     see if they have to be locked up or if they can make bail… but watch
     out because you just might have a warrant out for your arrest too!

  ·    We will end the night on the beach with an AMAZING firework show. Bring a chair or a blanket and some snacks to watch the best displays that are put on all around the lake.

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Copy of Fishing Derby
Jun
16
9:00 AM09:00

Copy of Fishing Derby

Get your fishing poles ready for our annual fishing derby!! We will spend
the morning on the lake catching as many fish as possible (from 10:00 - 12:00) and then enjoy a picnic lunch on the beach. Remember to keep track of the number of
fish each child catches so we can determine our winners! Please register
Friday night or first thing Saturday morning so we can make sure everyone
who wants to fish can get out on a boat. 

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All day Celebrations!
Jul
2
10:00 AM10:00

All day Celebrations!

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The 4th of July is always filled with so many fun events! Let’s
celebrate our country with all of our family and friends. Make sure you
have a big breakfast because we have a day full of fun events!

  ·    10:00 Decorate your boat and cruse around the whole lake during our boat
     parade and if you don’t have a boat don’t worry you can usually join
     someone else or just enjoy the view from the shore line.

  ·    9:00-12:00 We will have a Chinese auction in the big rec hall. Please have any
     items you would like to donate turned in Friday night. 

  ·    11:00 Help your children decorate their bikes Friday night with flags and streamers.
     Use your imagination the best decorated bike will win a prize. The parade will start at   
     11:00 If you do not have a bike you may check in at the camp store and see if there
     is one available for you to borrow, or you can grab a noise maker and
     walk in our bike parade. We will start and end at the store… the
     judging for the best decorated bike will be directly after the
     parade.

  ·    3:00 We are having an ice cream party!! 

  ·    4:00-6:00 You can also put your family and friends in Hemlocks Jail for a small
     fee. We will send our sheriff around to arrest all of the trouble
     makers, then they will have to plead their case before the judge to
     see if they have to be locked up or if they can make bail… but watch
     out because you might just have a warrant out for your arrest too!

  ·    We will end the night with the a DJ on the beach and the traditional firework show. Bring a chair or a blanket and some snacks to watch the amazing displays that are put on all around the lake.

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Fishing Derby
Jun
18
10:00 AM10:00

Fishing Derby

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Join us for our annual fishing derby. Fishing will start at 9:30 meet on the beach to see what boat you can board. Fishing will start at 10:00am everyone is welcome to join in on the fun! Make sure you keep track of everything you catch. We will announce our 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners on the beach after all our fishermen are back on land at 12:00. Pack a picnic to enjoy on the beach while we announce our winners :-)

 

- Please let us know if you have a boat and how many people you will be able to take fishing with you.

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Halloween
Sep
5
7:00 PM19:00

Halloween

Dress up, trick-or-treat, and then join us for a haunted ride through the
spooky forest. Just watch out for the vampires… they will try to suck your
blood. If you make it through the woods you will be greeted in the field by
the good witches with some refreshments to enjoy around the camp file.

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Ooga Booga
Aug
22
7:00 PM19:00

Ooga Booga

Well there is not much I can really tell you about this event… except you
will want to take the short stick. Make sure you listen to your fellow
campers and rack up all the points you can before entering the tent and
whatever you do DON’T FORGET YOUR GIFT!

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Carnival
Aug
8
12:00 PM12:00

Carnival

The carnival is one of our biggest events of the year. We set up carnival
games throughout the campground, we will also have horseback riding and face painting for
all of the kids to enjoy. You can even win a real fish!! It is truly a
great day for family fun! You can order fried dough, cotton candy, onion
rings, or other yummy carnival food. Once all the games have been played
and the food has been eaten stop by the prize booth and pick out an awesome
prize to take home! The best part for me is seeing all the kids smiling
faces.

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Christmas in July
Jul
18
2:00 PM14:00

Christmas in July

Christmas is such a great holiday why only have it once a year? We are
having a Christmas party on the beach. Brush up on you sandcastle skills
because we are going to see who can make the best sandcastle. Once our
castles are all built we will get to see Santa and play fun reindeer
games. Don’t forget to walk around the whole campground at night to see all
the beautiful Christmas decorations and to try so yummy food!! – If you are
only staying with us for the weekend feel free to decorate your site the
top three sites will win a prize

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4th of July Fun!!!
Jul
4
9:00 AM09:00

4th of July Fun!!!

The 4th of July is one of my favorite days of the whole year! Let’s
celebrate our country with all of our family and friends. Make sure you
have a big breakfast because we have a day full of fun events!

  ·    10:00 Decorate your boat and cruse around the whole lake during our boat
     parade and if you don’t have a boat don’t worry you can usually join
     someone else or just enjoy the view from the shore line.

  ·    9:00-12:00 We will have a Chinese auction in the big rec hall. Please have any
     items you would like to donate turned in Friday night.  After the
     boat parade is finished make your way up to see what treasures you
     can find.

  ·    11:00 Help your children decorate their bikes with flags and streamers. Use
     your imagination the best decorated bike will win a prize. If you do
     not have a bike you may check in at the camp store and see if there
     is one available for you to borrow, or you can grab a noise maker and
     walk in our bike parade. We will start and end at the store… the
     judging for the best decorated bike will be directly after the
     parade.

  ·    3:00 We are having a beach party!! We will play lots of games and of
     course we will have prizes and candy!! Make sure you are ready to get
     wet… and maybe a little messy

  ·    4:00-6:00 You can also put your family and friends in Hemlocks Jail for a small
     fee. We will send our sheriff around to arrest all of the trouble
     makers, then they will have to plead their case before the judge to
     see if they have to be locked up or if they can make bail… but watch
     out because you might just have a warrant out for your arrest too!

  ·    We will end the night with the a DJ on the beach and the traditional firework show. Bring a chair or a blanket and some snacks to watch the amazing displays that are put on all around the lake.

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Ribs, Chili, and Chowder cook off
Jun
27
5:00 PM17:00

Ribs, Chili, and Chowder cook off

Make you best recipe for ribs, chili, or chowder and join us for a fun
filled evening of eating and dancing on the beach. If you’re not a cook
that’s ok! We need judges too  this event will be $3.00 for adults and free
for children 12 and under. I can’t wait to try all the yummy food!!!

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Life Size Candy Land
Jun
6
3:00 PM15:00

Life Size Candy Land

Candy Land is back!! This was such a hit last year we just had to do it again. We will transform Hemlocks II into the magical world of Candy Land. For some extra fun have your child dress up as their favorite board game character to win a special prize!! This game is for the whole family so no matter what your age come join the fun!! Please remember the road into Hemlocks II will be closed for part of the day. We will see you in Candy Land @ 3:00

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Its a PARTY!!!
May
23
2:00 PM14:00

Its a PARTY!!!

Join us for our first event of the season!! We are having a party but not just any kind of party... we are having an ice cream party!!! I love dessert and lets be honest its the best part of any meal! Brownies, cake, pie, cookies I love it all but nothing says its summer like ice cream! So ice cream it is but this won't just be a normal ice cream party... It's going to be a crazy, awesome, kick off the best season ever ice cream party!!! So make sure you don't miss a second of this party. The festivities will start at 2:00 meet me at the camp store :-)

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Sep
6
7:00 PM19:00

Ooga Booga

All we can tell you is Ooga Booga is our secret society and your not a true Hemlocks camper until you have been through our initiation. Children will be the first sacrificed and then we will see how many adults can survive our test. Make sure you ask for some tips that will help you earn extra points... trust us you are going to need them!!

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Halloween
Aug
30
6:30 PM18:30

Halloween

Grab your friends and family, put on a costume and join us for some spooky fun. We will kick things off with some trick or treating. Then head to the camp store for a trailer ride through our hunted forest. Watch out for the mad doctor he is always looking for new patients.  

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Aug
16
10:00 AM10:00

Paulette's Ceramic Class

Come join us and use your imagination to create a work of art. You get to select a ceramic piece and Paulette will teach you different techniques to paint it. No prior painting skills are needed and all ages are welcome. Ceramic pieces are priced at $5.00 and up

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Kids Carnival
Aug
9
12:00 PM12:00

Kids Carnival

Call to make your reservations now!! This is one of our favorite events of the year. Everyone loves the carnival. Fried dough, cotton candy, and the best prizes of the year!!! Come ride the horses, get your face painted, slide down the water slide, and so much more. This event is so big we have to shut down all the roads in the campground. But the best part is not the food, games, or even the prizes, the best part is watching all the kids running around with huge smiles on their faces. Your not going to want to miss this.

 

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Life Size Candyland
Jul
26
2:00 PM14:00

Life Size Candyland

Game day just got even better!!! Join us for a game of life size candy land. We will play in teams until we can crown the winners. Feel free to dress as your favorite board game character. Oh and did I mention we will have lots of candy!!! Don't worry the fun won't stop there! Plan on getting a bit messy when we play twister - with a bit of an extra twist ;-) Game on!! 

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