16
JAN
2017

GG Summer Camp is BACK!

Ellen and I are SO excited to announce the return of Summer Camp at The Groovy Garfoose!  After taking last Summer off, we are thrilled to share that we are offering not one but TWO camps in TWO different counties to better serve our growing client base in Lake County and Summit...
28
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 4

Today we discovered the places we could go in #MUSICALS. We created homemade shakers in #ART and mastered tempo changes in #MUSIC. And campers took home a photo collage to remind them to #GYR2B all throughout the year! Can’t believe tomorrow is our last day of camp! Tune in...
27
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 3

Lights, Camera, Action! The gals are all smiles with their crowns they made in #ART. The #SHARKS and #JETS get ready to street battle during #DANCE Campers learn musicals about family in #MUSIC, #DANCE and #THEATER. And we take time to reflect on our favorite parts of camp so far...
26
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 2

Day 2 was full of musical fun! We made rhythm sticks to use with “Seasons of Love” and “Addams Family” We incorporated drums into the “Hand Jive” And talked about our special someone’s after singing and playing “Goodnight My...
25
JUN
2013

#GYR2B Day 1

Give Your Regards to Broadway Camp – Day 1 and ACTION! Heading to camp with a car full of drums and… the #GYR2B camp mascot, Xylo! Camp counselor photo! #tradition Camp wouldn’t be camp without our campers!  Campers were divided into three groups today and came...
19
JUN
2013

GYR2B Camp is ALMOST here!

Amanda, Kellie and I have been hard at work preparing for the Give Your Regards To Broadway camp!  Here are a few snapshots of our preparations as staff, 10 volunteers and 18 campers anticipate the start of camp next week! The wardrobe is in! The art room is ready to go!...
03
FEB
2013

Become a GG Summer Camp Sponsor!

With preparations underway for the “Give Your Regards to Broadway” Summer camp for special needs teens and adults, we are thrilled to offer local and online organizations and businesses an avenue to get involved. :) We believe that banning together as a community on...
01
FEB
2013

Won’t you “Give Your Regards To Broadway”?

Today it’s snowy and a balmy 26 degrees in Ohio; the perfect day to talk about the GG Summer camp! Yes, my collaborators, Amanda and Kellie and I, have been planning and scheming another GROOOVY camp for teens and adults with special needs and we are so happy to announce...
30
JUN
2012

Under the Sea Camp – Day 4

Today we created water scenes on homemade tambourines, sang songs about the water and learned to dance the Carolina shag and hula hoop! *All pictures and videos posted with permission.
29
JUN
2012

Under the Sea Camp – Day 3

Aloha! Today we sang songs from Hawaii and the Caribbean, learned to Hula and Cubaton, made leis and decorated shell castanets. Campers take turns strumming the q-chord to “Blue Hawaii” Beautiful shells that were donated for us to make beach-y castanets! The finished...
27
JUN
2012

Under the Sea Camp – Day 1

Camp has officially started and our first day was a huge success!  Take a peak:  ;-) We started the day with a group picture in our awesome t-shirts! Next, we learned our theme song, “Under the Ocean” complete with fishy visuals! In dance, campers made waves...