Hiring opens for Summer Employment

Summer camp is a job with many benefits. You get to work with 45 other like minded people, play with kids all summer, be in nature and live in community. Are you or someone you know interested in working at Westwind this summer? Information can be found here:     

Stewardship Weekend_2015

Thanks to everyone who volunteered this past weekend at Westwind’s 2015 Fall Stewardship Weekend. Great accomplishments, including: tents put away new archery shed deep cleaning games organized Bat Cave cleaned/organized firewood split/stacked trail pruning and other generous donations of time, energy, and talent. And thank you Peter Samson for bringing the Trash Raffle to Stewardship Weekend!…

Westwind Equity Engagement Strategy Retreat

Westwind Board members, staff, and key organizational partners recently finished a three day retreat in Portland focused on strengthening Westwind’s equity, diversity, and inclusion. Thank you Center for Diversity and the Environment for its ongoing work with Westwind!

Registration opens tomorrow-Sunday, November 1 at 8am!

That’s right, it’s wet and chilly outside and we are thinking about next summer. This is no trick, just a treat! Summer Camp registration opens tomorrow morning, Sunday, November 1, 2015 at 8am for ALL sessions! If you haven’t had a chance to look at our website to decide on what session your family or children…

Countdown is on!

Summer may be be months away but registration is just around the corner! Sunday, November 1 at 8am registration for all Westwind Summer Camp Sessions will be open.  Don’t know what sessions you want to register your family or child for? Check out the 2016 Summer Camp Schedule here!

Parents go crabbing in canoes, spot river otter!

Wind Down parents go crabbing in canoes, spot river otter! Alas, no crabs on this trip.

Dobby reunited with Arbor School students

It’s Wind Down, Westwind’s Fall Family Camp. Current Arbor School students (left) reunite with Dobby, who was generously donated to Westwind by Arbor last year.

Campers, staff and board members share ideas on Camp Westwind

Westwind campers, staff and board members gathered at the new Zenger Farm Grange Hall (thank you Zenger!) to share reflections and ideas on Camp Westwind.

Beautiful Fall day at the beach …

Finally, a gray day … And moments before this picture, two gray whales spouted just offshore, migrating south for the winter.

New Trail Markers at Westwind

New trail marker for Alpine, made of western juniper.