The Diocese of Washington summer camp program at Lions Camp Merrick, Nanjemoy, MD exists to promote the spiritual and emotional development of children, youth, and young adults through the fostering of a safe and positive environment for all. It is the goal of this program to encourage the growth of relationships with self, others, and God. More about Camp EDOW.

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2017 Camp EDOW Dates:

Junior Camp (rising 4th-6th graders) July 23 - 28, 2017
Middle Camp (rising 7th-9th graders) July 30 - August 4, 2017
Senior Appalachia Service Project Mission Experience (rising 9th-12th graders) June 18 - 24, 2017

For more information contact: Lynn Chernik, Camp EDOW Administrator (202) 537-6529 or .

Download the 2016 Camp EDOW brochure
Download the 2016 Camp EDOW postcard

Reflections from Camp EDOW 2015

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Photos from Camp EDOW 2015

Camp EDOW 2015

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