Camp Classroom Educators Wanted!

Camp Classroom Educators Wanted!

WE’RE HIRING! Do you know someone (maybe yourself) who is looking for a creative and fun job? Look no further, we are hiring for Camp Classroom Educators. The Oceanwood Camp Classroom Educator will be responsible for providing educational support to...
Oceanwood Camp Themes

Oceanwood Camp Themes

Camp Themes have always been something we do at Oceanwood. In fact, along with creating weekly themes, we create a theme for the entire summer. This year it was 2020. Now that camp is back open (hip hip hooray), we are excited to share what our six weeks of summer...
Equestrian Programs Update

Equestrian Programs Update

It is with sadness in our hearts that we share the news with you that we have had to make the difficult decision to close the Oceanwood Horsemanship Program. With the impacts of COVID-19 and uncertainty of our fall and winter programming due to continued activity...
Our Mission

Our Mission

A message from Executive Director, Kasandra Kane: There is an overarching umbrella of sadness enveloping the world right now. It’s a challenge to smile and focus on happiness and fun, and it even feels trite to do so. These times are particularly challenging for...
A Walk Down Memory Lane

A Walk Down Memory Lane

Whether you went to day camp, overnight camp, or a specialty camp, we can all agree that memories you share and friendships you make there are sure to last a lifetime. In honor of this, and in the light of our summer camp season fast approaching, we wanted to know...
5 Signs Your Child is Ready for Summer Camp

5 Signs Your Child is Ready for Summer Camp

It is a hard time in every parent’s life when you realize that your child is ready for some independence from you and ready for the next step in their life. It is hard letting them out of your sight, especially if they are your first child! Summer camp can be one of...
4 Reasons To Love Summer Camp

4 Reasons To Love Summer Camp

As we get closer to warm weather and welcoming our campers, we can’t help but jump for joy. There are endless things to LOVE about summer camp. Not only does it provide a safe space for kids to learn, grow and experience nature, but it fosters amazing...
Staff Spotlight: Níamh McCarthy

Staff Spotlight: Níamh McCarthy

This month we’re highlighting one of our 2020 staff members, Níamh McCarthy.  Níamh is one of our international staff members from Camp America who is returning to Oceanwood for the second season. We got a chance to catch-up with her about her experience at...
Renovations

Renovations

We’re making some amazing updates to Oceanwood this Winter. Get ready for new beds and flooring in most of our dorms. Follow us on Instagram to see all the updates! We are excited for you to see the improvements in our dorms, including new flooring, new mattresses,...
Location

Location

Only 25 minutes from Portland, Maine, and 90 minutes north of Boston, Oceanwood is adjacent to the majestic Atlantic Ocean, you will arrive at the warm and welcoming entrance of Oceanwood. Luckily we are also close to the highway, which is super convenient no matter...