Police Dogs visit Adventure Camp!

Special needs kids, St Charles Police Dogs, Adventure CampBaki the dog is as tough as they come. His day job entails helping the St. Charles County Police K-9 Unit to sniff out crime. But when he’s off-duty, this German Shepherd is a real sweetheart. So when he got the chance to meet several Variety kids during Adventure Camp on Tuesday, Baki quickly melted from a steel-eyed police dog to an affectionate pup. Almost as... Continue Reading »

Wed, 07/01/2015 - 08:24
The Variety Adventure Camp "I CAN!" Awards for Session 1

During every session of Variety Adventure Camp, our counselors select campers who have embodied Variety's motto of "I CAN!" These six youngsters brought an admirable commitment, enthusiasm and courage to our first week of Adventure Camp. They were hardly the only ones, and we want to congratulate all our campers on an incredible first session of camp for 2015!

Aidan/Andrew - Group 1 There's no way we could choose just one member of this dynamic duo, so they both get the honor! Aidan and Andrew are inquisitive... Continue Reading »

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 08:05
FOX 2 features Variety Adventure Camp on air!

Variety Adventure Camper Mireya interviewed for FOX 2.

FOX 2 reporter Katie Kormann came to Adventure Camp Wednesday and filed an awesome report on all the great things our campers are achieving!

Watch it online to see interviews with counselors Maddy and Luke, camper Mireya and camp director Barb Kramer.

Things we love about the piece:

The variety of activities FOX 2 filmed, from music to swimming to gym time. This story ties Adventure Camp to the support the community gives us every... Continue Reading »
Fri, 06/26/2015 - 16:36
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