We’re in session! This is a guest post by NBTSC staffer Nathen Lester.
Joshua Tree is my home town, so a session of Not Back to School Camp here is a dream come true. I love our sites in the forests of Oregon and Vermont, but the desert is where my heart is, and now I get to share my rocks and sand, mountains, sunsets, and mild mid-winter temperatures with a new set of NBTSC campers and my dear fellow staffers.
So of course I jumped at the chance to lead today’s field trip to the Joshua Tree National Park. 42 of us went (8 staff and 34 campers) to Indian Cove campground.
Then back to the retreat center for a quick nap. The NBTSC alumni arrive and the NBTSC-JT Art Extravaganza and Concert begin: