Deans Resources

Welcome Deans! Below, please find resources to help you plan your conference.

For more information, or if you are not seeing a resource you need, contact Jennifer Kronholm Clark, Program Director, at


2019 Dean and Counselor Handbook


Peace Works Curriculum Files

Scheduling Resources

Resources for Deans

Resources for Counselors

Summer Paperwork

Event Flyers


Peace Works Curriculum Files

Day 2: Ubuntu (This is the required theme!)

Read Me First

All Ages Peace Works

Younger - Children

Younger - Youth

Older - Children

Older - Youth



Arts and Crafts

Group Building and Challenge Activities

Science and Nature

Story Resources

Table Talk

Worship and Devotions

The curriculum videos are available on a private YouTube Playlist.

Scheduling Resources

What It All Means

Interest Groups and Special Activities, and Night Activities

Tips, Tips, and Trades

Resources for Deans

Let Us All Play Together: How to foster inclusion and acceptance in your conference

Environmental Justice Program Notes

Songs for the Holy Other -- LGBTQ+ Inclusive Hymns

Resources for Counselors

Counselor Guide to Silver Lake Forms

Safe Camp Requirements

The Growing Camper

10 Strategies for Managing Camper Behavior

Managing Challenging Behavior

The First 48 Hours

There Is a Reason!

Top 10 Tips for Working With Today's Campers

How Do You Handle Conflict?

Summer Paperwork

Bus Trip Order Form

Daily Schedule

Bunk List

Dean and Counselor List

Dean's Request for Reimbursement

Dean's Guide to Silver Lake Forms

Summer Conference Plan

Event Flyers

2019 Maple Sugaring

2019 Counselor Retreat

2019 Spring Action

2019 Silver Lake Poster

2019 Golf Tournament



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