Camp Mataponi Blog

MATA-MONDAY – Feb 27th, 2017

  EXCITING NEWS… So far, here’s a list of our returning staff for the 2017 summer. Welcome back!! We know there are more staff returning who are not yet listed here, so be sure to check back in the weeks ahead to see who else is joining us for another Mata-mazing summer. Dee Bassett – […]

dateFebruary 27, 2017 author

MATA-MONDAY, Feb 13th 2017

  This week’s blog is in celebration of Justin Philpot’s 30th birthday today!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY POT! Not sure how many of you know this but Philpot works year round with Camp Mataponi. He is in the Florida office during the off season but leaves in early May for Camp to assist with the rental groups. […]

dateFebruary 13, 2017 author

MATA-MONDAY, Feb 6th 2017

  Reunion recap! Last Sunday, we had a record 270 campers and counselors who attended the reunion at Bowlmor in Times Square, campers came from as far away as Texas and Colorado to Massachusetts and Florida. There was probably no other place in the whole world that could say they had this much fun and […]

dateFebruary 06, 2017 author

Love Actually is

The movie “Love Actually” is one of my favorite movies because it illustrates a wonderful point: love actually is. Love exists despite anyone who tries to say otherwise.             There is, in fact, a corner of the earth where love is completely unscathed and is flourishing brighter than any other phenomenon. Love exists at summer […]

dateApril 29, 2013 author

Too busy playing tennis to tweet

Have you checked your Twitter, your Facebook, your email, your text messages, your Instagram yet today? And once you’ve done that, you need to do it at least fifteen more times within the hour. You wouldn’t want to miss a notification.             This is the reality of today’s technological landscape. In 2013, when you can […]

dateMarch 25, 2013 author