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High Point Enterprise (Newspaper) - May 23, 1974, High Point, North Carolina 8b High Point Enterprise thursday May 23, 1974 specially Camps replace old fashioned sessions by Nancy Hyden Woodward new York was whatever became of the old fashioned Camp with its Bounty of canoes swimming awards evening bonfires and sing a Longs packaged under an Indian sounding name it s being replaced to a great extent by the specially Camp. Today a child a or Parent a is picking a Camp that features or concentrates on a Given sport or Art. Some Camps even Lack a Campus. Their session May be spent hiking through the wilderness cruising on a French Barge or simply travelling. The word a a campy May Well be a Misnomer in today s age of specialization. Summer adventure in Chamonix May sound like an idyllic season climbing the Alps actually it is a Tennis Camp in France one of the three american operated ones in Europe and the Only one that still believes in a structured supervised Camp life a albeit the Campus is the Village itself. Founded last year by former Wimbledon Champion Gardnar Mulloy and new York businessman de Singer the Camp requires five hours on court a Day plus an hour each Day of French conversation lessons. Some residents even ask the campers in for a meal. Those who like to ski can do so beyond their hours on court. And though they must account for their time completely the children have Freedom of the Village. It is a cultural experience not offered at Many Camps. Interestingly enough Chamonix is also the site of the Only adult Tennis clinic so far in Europe an outgrowth of the Camp. Cost for eight weeks at Chamonix is $1,875, including air fare expensive no not when you realize that the teen Ager a boys and girls 13-17 a gets a lot More than just Tennis and optional sports. Nearby every weekend is spent on Day and overnight trips to Geneva Interlaken Venice and elsewhere either to sightseer or participate in local tournaments. And the last four Days Are spent in Paris. Address 16 e. 52nd st., new York n y. A 52-acre Park in Frances historic Loire Valley houses chateau de Cha Mousseau an imposing summer Home for the International dance Academy. Ida is for the serious student Only be she very beginner or advanced a girls Only 12-20. Classes Are held every morning for beginners intermediate and advanced each with its own workshops in the afternoon. But there is plenty of time for sports French lessons and historical lectures capped by on site excursions. And there Are evenings at other Chateaux for a variety of a son at Lumiere shows and trips to Paris to the comedies Francaise the Paris opera for Ballet and a nighttime tour of the City. Everything artistic a from acting Clown and mime to fencing playwriting and Ventriloque a is offered at the beginner showcase arts Center in Lake Sunapee . With three theatres on Campus a thoroughly professional staff and numerous guest artists to round out the program the a a campers a a boys and girls 10-18 a live a a summer Stock atmosphere. And when they tire of performing the usual sports Are at hand plus scuba diving in pure water. The eight week session costs $1,195 August Only is $650 no two Days Are alike at successful f failure Rotterdam Netherlands was a three years ago Sophie Naarden organized the Happy failures club to help people a learn modesty humility and How to come to terms with now mrs. Naarden has Only one problem a the club has so Many members and is doing so Well financially that i have been voted Success of the year. Some members wanted me to resign because of my Success Here but they changed their minds when i convinced them that i m merely a failure at being a the oceanographic summer Institute along the Florida keys. A campers Day May extend Over a 48-hour period As a group project studies the tide and current taking measurements preparing graphs later to be compared with published government data. Three general areas Are covered during the summer biology and physical and geological oceanography. There Are lectures but most of the teen agers Are in and out of the water All Day sailing fishing snorkelling taking underwater photos studying the Coral reefs. Campsite is Marathon fla., and it costs $1,390 for the full eight weeks or $745 for four weeks. Winter address 1045 old Marlboro rd., Concord mass. 01742. For the 16-to 20-year-Olds prepared to rough it six or eight weeks International experience offers a Tough pre columbian archaeological expedition to South America designed by the museum of anthropology in Mexico City. The backpacking safari Waves its Way through the dense Jungles of the Yucatan and British Honduras to study the ancient mayan treasures the pyramids and temples at Tikal. Then on to Ecuador and two weeks in a Remote Indian Village before tracking through Peru. A few Days Grace at the end for skiing in the chilean Andes or surfing along the Pacific Shore. Cost $1,690 for six weeks $1,890 for eight including air fare from Point of departure. Address 41 Barbara ct., Greenlawn by. 11740. Campers who prefer to spend some of their time off the ground have it made at Camp Solo in Bangor a. Their base Camp is the Hudson College but they spend their Days at Bangor International Airport learning the rudiments of flying at the ground school before taking off in the dual control american Yankee trainers. Costs ranges from $885 for four weeks in the Junior group to $1,750 for eight weeks at the intermediate level. Limited to boys 11-17. Wanter address care of flight ways aviation systems Philadelphia International Airport Philadelphia a. Only 35 girls can spend their summer at the Meadowbrook Riding farm in East Stroudsburg a. Each is assigned her own horse and spends up to four hours a Day Riding it. There Are lectures on horsemanship Trail rides picnics and occasional entry into local horse shows. Plenty of fresh farm produce a Home grown no less a provides daily feasts at the Manor House which also serves As the a bunk a far cry from be old tents and Mosquito Ridden Cabins All Riding instructions Are included in the costs which Range from $700 for four weeks to $1,575 for nine. Arnold palmers Golf Academy in Stratton vt., will satisfy the future masters entrant even the beginner. The first semester is already closed but the second and third Are still open a july 14-aug. 3 and aug. 4-aug. 24 a $745 per semester. One thing is for certain. Camp has come a Long Way in recent years. I i i Uve Low Here your invited to. Use the new Gia custom Mark v Gemo Lite Gem scope when t choosing that Quality engagement Diamond at Lester s we have Complete Home furnishings in lighting fixtures decorative mirrors Medicine cabinets. Stop by our showroom and choose from our Large selection on display. Timmy sales inc. Jamestown . Located behind Duke Power amp mels open Mon a Fri. 8-5 a sat. 8 30 i Phons 454.3442 or 454-3712 Iii Gia Gem Olite Gem Scopo diamonds Motif a gift of to Patch work College Village shopping Center thurs. Fri. Amp sat. 10 . To 9 . A free class gifts amp merchandise cards Complete line of arts amp crafts supplies a Wood a macrame a kits a tin a candies a Art supplies Lester s jewellers 131 s. Moin dial 885-2251 free 2-hour parking downtown Register now for summer classes decoupage a macrame Tole and decorative painting a a a Jan v18 t i i l5-2.t tips. 883-0415 formerly de Lynns Job. A. A a Sph Letoi jpr5" j a i h k v i in May has been designated As older american month in Honor and appreciation of the senior citizens in the High Point area Westchester if full is observing in cooperation with the Council on aging and kiwanis club monday May 27th As older american Day to . Til 6 . A in a a a Bingo at o to Phi vol pm % Vav s it a \ a o %. V5 i v a Ai Stokes. With 28 having direct entrances into the climate controlled mall. We offer Complete one Stop shopping in 28 different stores without going outside. Traffic signal enjoy easy Entrance and exit on to Westchester drive. Cli i at combo lilo never a sudden Shower rainstorm Snow ice or wind too cold inside the mall. It s always comfortable the year round. Trained qualified courteous sales personnel to serve you. 2.000 free parking spaces All close to a mall Entrance. Park As Long As you like. No limit. No Stamps. Never a parking ticket. 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