Artist’s Corner – Haiku with Dan Berggren

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Artisans | No Comments

  There is the laughter The singing and fellowship But solitude, too

SagaGrands – Intergenerational Bonding at Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Jun 26, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
SagaGrands – Intergenerational Bonding at Great Camp Sagamore

This post comes from Loretta Villani, a repeat SagaGrands guest. The original article appeared in a newsletter for her retiree group, Manhasset Public Schools.  To see availability for this and other Intergenerational Camps, visit our website.  As a young child I always dreaded the back to school assignment to write a composition entitled “What I did during […]

Burdette Parks and Photography at Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Feb 10, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
Burdette Parks and Photography at Great Camp Sagamore

Burdette Parks, instructor of our very popular Road Scholar photography courses, discussing what makes Great Camp Sagamore a wonderful venue for the art. All photos below taken at Great Camp Sagamore and generously provided by Parks. Something that may be overlooked but I think is a very important aspect of Sagamore’s appeal is its very […]

Grands Camp Musicians on a Musical Life

Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in Programs | No Comments
Grands Camp Musicians on a Musical Life

Whether you enjoy learning to play the ukulele, a campfire sing-a-long, the barn dance, or the simple pleasure of enjoying a concert together, a week at Great Camp Sagamore has a way of reviving the musician inside you. Greg McCrea and Amy Christian (playing fiddle above) are two of the wonderful musicians of our summer […]

Sagamore Christmas Carol – Up to the Great Camp Sagamore

Posted by on Dec 17, 2013 in Spotlight | One Comment
Sagamore Christmas Carol – Up to the Great Camp Sagamore

by Claire, sung to the tune of “Up on the Housetop” Cover photo credit to Chef John Pitoniak Think of the place that we all know, Covered now with deep white snow Quiet and peaceful in the cold Rich with the memories of old Oh, oh oh, who wouldn’t go? Oh, oh oh, who wouldn’t […]

Artist’s Corner with Dan Berggren – A New Day

Posted by on Oct 28, 2013 in Nature | No Comments

Sharing your passion And making discoveries A new day awaits A special thank you to Dan Berggren for all of his wonderful contributions to our blog this season

Sagamore Spirit – Haiku with Dan Berggren

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Artisans | No Comments

Sagamore spirit Even absent fall color Rises like the mist Dan Berggren Fall 2013

Artist’s Corner with Dan Berggren – While Sagamore Sleeps

Posted by on Sep 18, 2013 in Nature | One Comment

The natural world Hard at work, spinning, weaving While Sagamore sleeps  

Artist’s Corner with Dan Berggren – Morning Mist

Posted by on Sep 2, 2013 in Nature | One Comment

Silence, morning mist There’s a seat waiting for you Great Camp Sagamore

Artist’s Corner with Dan B – Of all

Posted by on Aug 13, 2013 in History | No Comments

Of all the buildings At Great Camp Sagamore, here’s Where the work gets done