Last Camp Chanco
Town Hall Zoom Event &
Camp sessions filling quickly - register today!
On Wednesday, June 23 at 6:30 pm Chanco is hosting a final Camp Chanco Town Hall event. As COVID safety protocol continues to evolve and as we receive receive frequent questions from parents, Chanco is hosting another Town Hall event to share camp information as well as answer any last questions you may have! Campers wondering about what to expect? Parents have questions? Now is the time to gain more insight into Camp Chanco 2021 and have all your questions answered by our leadership team. We look forward to "seeing you" at 6:30 pm Wednesday, June 23. For the Zoom link for tomorrow's event, please click here.
Camp Sessions Are Filling
Don't Delay - Register Today!
Our camp staff are all hard at work during Staff Week this week team-building, training, and preparing for the opening of Camp Chanco on June 27. Several of our sessions are already full with wait lists, but some spots are still available! So don't wait - register today for the summer memories of a lifetime. Easy online registration is available at Contact or 888-724-2626 with any questions. We can't wait to see you soon on the banks of the James where "friends are friends forever." Chanco is you! 
Camp Staff Needed: Chanco is still seeking a few more male and female camp staff members ages 18 and up. Click here for a flyer with more information or to share with friends. Click here for a camp staff application. Contact or 888-724-2626 with questions or interest.

Camp Chanco Zoom Town Hall: June 23, 2021 at 6:30 pm. Join us for presentations from staff including camp COVID safety protocol and a time for Q and A. Click here for the zoom link going live at 6:30 pm on June 23.

Summer Camp: Chanco will be open this summer. June 27-August 22, 2021 programs running continuously for all ages. Summer Camp 2021 dates and rates chart below. Click here for Camp Chanco 2021 flyer. Register at

Men's Retreat: September 24-26, 2021. Join men of all ages from throughout our diocese for a weekend retreat of reflection, prayer, meaningful discussions, fellowship, and worship together. Registration coming. Questions? Contact the Rev. Charlie Bauer at

Happening #72: October 15-17, 2021. Happening is a youth retreat program for grades 10-12. This weekend contains a mix of large and small group discussions, a variety of fun camp activities, opportunities to build new friendships, fantastic food, and creative music and worship experiences. Registration coming. Questions? Contact Youth Missioner Megan Dern at

Black Tie Dye EventOctober 23, 2021. This event will be a black tie/camp gear tie dye event to celebrate our Capital Campaign success. Also on this date, our bishop, the Rt. Rev. Susan B. Haynes,  will consecrate our new Spirit Center. Save the date! More information to follow. 

November Weekend: November 12-14, 2021. Youth retreat for grades 6-12. Join youth from all over our diocese for a weekend retreat full of fellowship, faith, and fun! A wonderful opportunity to make new friends and re-connect with old ones. Save the date. Registration to come. Questions? Contact Diocesan Youth Missioner Megan Dern at

Winter Camp: January 15-17,2022. Open to all youth ages 7-12. This session is the perfect opportunity to introduce a new friend to Chanco! Questions? Contact us at or 888-7CHANCO (888-724-2626).

Cursillo #168: Co-Ed Weekend: April 28-May 1, 2022. Cursillo is a movement within the Episcopal Church. It is an adult retreat designed to help us grow closer to Jesus Christ. It's also a community where we're encouraged to live joyfully and serve faithfully in grace.  For more information on Cursillo or to apply to be a candidate, please visit the Cursillo website at or contact Rector Travis Kennedy at

Chanco 1980's Alumni Reunion: May 13-15,2022. Were you a camper, EYC'er, or Happener in the 1980's?! If so mark your calendars and save the date! The 1980's alumni are reuniting for giant fun back together again at Chanco. Whether you have been at Chanco in the last month or not since 1980, we know you will immediately feel back home at Chanco with friends who outlast the decades. More information and registration coming soon. For now, save the date! Questions? Contact us at or 888-7CHANCO (888-724-2626).