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Uncle Oscar and Aunt Frances Elwell: A Legacy of Leadership

Uncle Oscar Elwell & Aunt Frances Elwell Co-Directors Of Camp Takodah 1921 1971 Oscar L. Elwell: Born January 10, 1897 Bennington, Vt.-Lived 89 Years; Died February 8, 1986 Cheshire Medical Center in Keene, N.H. Oscar was General Secretary (Exec. Dir.) of The Cheshire County YMCA. Oscars Engaging Personality was the magnet that attracted Dynamic Community […]

Thank You, Golfers!

We’re grateful for all the sponsors and golfers who participated in the 12th Annual Cheshire YMCA Bob Ferranti Memorial Golf Tournament. It was a great round for a great cause! Stay tuned for more photos of the event over the next week!

Opportunities Day – 2015

We are so GRATEFUL for the 100+ volunteers who BOOSTED TAKODAH this past Saturday for Opportunities Day (O-Day). Takodah is now spruced up and ready for the thousands of campers who will visit over the next few months. Volunteers raked leaves, painted, raked leaves, cut/split trees, raked leaves, cleared the tree lines, raked leaves, deep […]

Thank You Fuller School

A HUGE thank you to the teachers and students of Fuller Elementary School for joining us this week for a great 3-day program. The 5th grade students had the opportunity to take part in outdoor education programs that involved team-building, canoeing, ropes course, nature hikes and many reflections on what it takes to work together […]