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Come to the BACDS English Dance Week in Mendocino, California, from June 30 - July 7, 2007

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English Week 2007 Camper Chores Questionnaire

Everyone at camp has a small daily chore to keep the camp running smoothly. Please fill out this online Chore Questionnaire completely and submit it by May 28th; otherwise, by May 28th send in the form that came with your camper letter, or print out this form and mail it, to: Denis Thalson, 1105 Talbot Ave. Albany, CA 94706.

*Go over your choices carefully before you push the Submit button. Once you push the Submit button the form may be cleared, depending on your web browser.*

Questions? Contact Chrissy Howell at 415-883-1929 or

BACDS English Week 2007 Camper Chore Questionnaire



Select your choices for the jobs you are willing and able to do. If you have a strong preference for a certain job, please note it. If you have any limitations that make a certain chore impossible for you, please note it in the Additional Information box below. While we can't promise the chore of your dreams, we will make every effort to accommodate your preferences and limitations.

If we don't hear from you we'll assume you can do any job...

Yes   No    If Needed Will you be in camp early enough to do an early Saturday evening chore?
Yes   No    If Needed Are you an early bird who prefers a morning job?
Yes   No    If Needed Are you a night owl who could work late in the evening?
Yes   No    If Needed Are you able to lift items that are heavy?


Food Service
The Dining Hall Manager will divide meal teams into before, during and after groups (each group working for 20-30 minutes). No camper will have to be "on duty" for an entire meal.
Yes    No     If needed Breakfast
Yes    No     If needed Lunch
Yes    No     If needed Dinner
Yes    No     If needed Evening snacks (late night)
Yes    No     If needed Help with daily tea


Special events

Yes    No    If needed Banquet (lots of work, but only on Friday, includes moving tables and decorating)
Yes    No    If needed Pub Night or Auction (some late night work)
Yes    No    If needed Afternoon parties (Pirate Party, High Tea)



Yes    No    If needed Move tables and benches after breakfast (requires lifting)
Yes    No    If needed Move tables and benches after dinner (requires lifting)
Yes    No    If needed Restock drinking water supplies (requires heavy lifting)
Yes    No    If needed Maintain hand washing stations
Yes    No    If needed Sweep camp house or dance hall decks and steps
Yes    No    If needed Lead warm-ups (early morning)
Yes    No    If needed Provide on-call health advice



If you have been to camp before, what is the "chore of your dreams"? Is there anything else you'd like us to know before we assign your camper job?

Questions? Contact Chrissy at 415-883-1929 or


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What Campers Need to Know Before They Arrive!

We have a full camp, with a waiting list.
To inquire about the waitlist, or to get on the mailing list for next year,
contact our camp manager.

For more information, call camp manager Mary Luckhardt
at (510) 233-5065 or email

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