ACA, Rocky Mountain Fall Conference

Please join us for the Fall Conference for Camp and Youth Development Professionals.  Come enjoy a time of inspiration, education, renewal and  fun at The Nature Place in Florissant, CO.  Experience Rocky Mountain Hospitality at its best!

ACA, Heart of the South Fall Gathering -Tennessee 2016

Please join us for the Heart of the South Fall Gathering. Activities include educational sessions, networking with fellow camp and youth development professionals and tours of Camp Widjiwagan. Tracey Gaslin, executive director of the Association of Camp Nurses and Jeff Merhige, director of Camp Widjiwagan are the featured speakers. Come prepared to learn about topics ranging from the mental, emotional and social health of campers and staff to creative programming ideas. This is a not to miss event!

ACA, Texoma Southwest Camp Conference 2017

Please join us for the Southwest Camp Conference! A variety of educational sessions, networking opportunities, an exhibit hall and more will be featured. Come enjoy a time of inspiration, education and fun at Camp For All in Burton, Texas.

ACA, Southern California/Hawaii Site Managers Seminar October 4-5, 2016

Seminar especially designed for Camp Site Managers. Focusing on camps in the Idyllwild, CA area, we will be visiting Pine Springs Camps, AstroCamp, Camp Ronald McDonald for Goodtimes, and OC Girl Scouts Camp Joe Scherman. Our focus will be discussing emergency preparedness, with a focus on having an active shooter on property and how site managers & staff need to be an integral part of the crisis planning process with this and other emergencies that may occur at camp. More details regarding lodging & schedule will be shared soon. Save the date now - October 4-5, 2016!

ACA, Upstate New York 2016 Fall Camp Conference

The Upstate New York Fall Camp Conference will feature Jim Cain and a full day of educational and networking opportunities. Come connect with other camp professionals, share lessons learned from this summer and kick off planning for the following summer. Sessions will be offered on a wide range of topics including business development, program/process improvement and staff management. Lunch is included.

To register for a pre-conference Standards Course, visit ACA, Upstate New York Events.

ACA, Michigan Fall Gathering 2016

Please join us at Sherman Lake YMCA for a day of education, networking and fun featuring Sarah Kurtz McKinnon. This is a not to miss event!

ACA, Indiana Winter Gathering 2016

Come join us for a one day event that will allow you to learn, grow, network and explore topics that are applicable to everyone in the camping community. The Winter Gathering features a keynote from Susan Yoder, ACA’s Chief Public Policy and Outreach Officer, breakout sessions, roundtable discussions, a tour of Jameson Camp and more!

ACA, Wisconsin Fall Conference 2016

Please join us for the ACA, Wisconsin Fall Conference! Enjoy a time of education, renewal and fun in the beauty of the Wisconsin north woods at Camp Manito-wish YMCA in Boulder Junction. Join us for one or both days and experience Wisconsin hospitality at its best! Dr. Christopher Thurber is the featured speaker and will be presenting a keynote titled “Kids do Dumb Stuff,” as well as the following breakouts; “I Brushed My Teeth and Other Lies Kids Tell,” and “Preserving Professional Staff-Camper Boundaries.”

ACA, Southern California/Hawaii USA Archery Level 1 Training

Prefer that participants have some experience shooting with the bow and arrow. Successful participants will be able to teach basic archery to archery camps, Boy/Cub Scouts, Girls Scouts, 4-H, parks & Recreation centers and events. Participants must pass an exam at the end of the course and be able to demonstrate an ability to teach. Registration fee includes all training supplies and lunch. Cost to attend is $100/member; $150/non-member.

ACA, Northern California Campy Hour Networking Event- Sacramento

Summer is almost here and the pace of work is picking up. Why not take a moment to escape the office and connect with other camp colleagues? You deserve a CAMPY HOUR!