Camp Anime Sept. 20-22 at the YMCA Camp Woodstock 42 Camp Rd, Woodstock Valley CT

All weekend events

Adventure Quest!-Dining Hall

Do you think you can find the hidden egg? Amanda will hide ONE egg each day. Find the clue in the mess hall for a hint to its whereabouts. Do you feel lucky?! Bring the egg back to Amanda during any meal service and win a prize!

 

Gotta Catch Em All-Dining Hall

We will have 10 Pokemon hidden throughout the camp each day. Take a selfie with all 10 and win a prize. Just see HaruVamp during any meal service to show her what you caught and to claim your prize.

 

 

Friday 4 pm to 4:55 pm

BB Guns-At the BB Gun Range

 

Archery-At the Archery field

 

Meet and Greet-Dining Hall

The CampAnime version of a con’s Opening Ceremony. Meet the staff, get a tour of the camp, and learn how to use a map and best of all, meet other attendees. A nice relaxed way to get the lay of the land for the weekend. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Origami 101-Yurt A

This is a beginner workshop for Origami, the Japanese art of paper-folding, where you can learn how to make simple things out of paper squares, such as a traditional crane, flower, samurai helmet, dragon claws, shurikens, and more. You will also learn how to read the standard Origami direction symbols.  Taught with step-by-step instructions and guidance. Hosted by Adam Wunch.

 

 

Friday 5 pm to 5:55 pm

Archery-At the Archery field (Ends a 5:30)

 

Anime Name That Tune!-Dining Hall

Come join Amanda for a fun game show where a handful of contestants will be competing to be the first to name that anime tune! The winner of all 3 rounds will win a prize! Hosted by Amanda Bart.

 

 

Safe Body Art for Cosplay-Yurt A

So you're going to the con as a Smurf and wow, that's a lot of blue body paint. In this panel we will talk about how to safely apply body art for the con, because dying while dressed as a Smurf is just plain wrong. Hosted by Anne Mac Fadyen.

 

 

Plus Ultra! A My Hero Academia Panel-Roskin

This panel is based off the anime known as “My Hero Academia”, or “Boku No Hero Academia”. In this panel we will give you a brief intro about this incredible anime and show you exactly why your life is missing a bit of Academia. After the intro feel free to join the characters from the show in a bit of Q and A, a bit of trivia, a bit of improv and a whole lot of fun. Hosted by Kayloz Miller.

 

Cosplay Dodgeball-Flag FB Field

Because who hasn’t wanted to whale a ball at Pikachu’s head? Hosted by the Con-Men team.

 

 

Friday 6 pm to 6:45 pm

 Dinner-Dining Hall

 

Friday 7 pm to 7:50 pm

 

Ani-Match Game-Dining Hall

What do you get when you mix a bunch of Anime fans and a classic game show? Ani-Match game. Join us as 2 contestants compete to match answers with our all star panel. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Open Lodge-Roskin

Every year we have a few people ask if there is an open room so that they can run a last minute panel for their new friends that they met this weekend. Throughout the weekend there will be a few Open Lodges set aside. All that we ask is that you put your name/panel name on the signup sheets taped to the door. We just don't want 2 groups trying to use the room at the same time.

 

 

Ouran High School Host Club Q and A-Pop's Lodge

What is a Host Club and why doesn't your school have one? Well.....that's kind of a long story so you really need to stop by to find out. Hosts will be on hand to answer all your questions and maybe even provide a sweet teat or two.  Hosted by TB.

 

 

The Boba Tea Panel- Boathouse

Learn about the history, the culture and the making of Boba (Bubble) tea. This will be a hands on demo with Boba tea to drink at the end.  You may have to work a little but it's worth it. Hosted by Feya.

 

 

 Friday 8 pm to 8:50 pm

Friday the 13th: The Game-Roskin (8 pm to 9:30 pm)

Come on down and play the newest game based on Friday the 13th. The perfect game to play at summer camp, well ok...maybe not but we're going to do it anyway. Hosted by HaruVamp.

 

Let's Create Bad Fan Fiction-Boathouse

Fan Fiction can be really good or really bad. I find the really bad ones incredibly fun to read. So with that in mind we are going to devote an hour of trying to create the worst Fan Fiction imaginable. Everyone will be involved as each player will add a line to the story...when the story is completed we will read it at our Bad fan Fiction Panel (Friday 9 pm). Hosted by Skye.

 

Not Just Pressing a Button, A Crash Course on Digital Art- Pop's

Are you interested in digital art and also frightened at the thought of dropping $3000 on a Wacom Mobilestudio Pro and Clip Studio Paint? So are we! Come listen to Jayy talk about the equipment, software, and startup cost of digital art! We promise it’s cheaper and less confusing than you think. ;)

Hosted by Jayy of Jayy’s Nest.

 

 

  Friday 9 pm to 9:50 pm

Bad Fan Fiction-Boathouse

Join us as we read classic Fan fiction that has gone horribly wrong. There is good Fan Fiction, Fan fiction that is so bad that it's good and then the unsung third category of just gosh darn awful, brain numbing, horridness that will be the basis of this panel. Hosted by Skye.

 

Karaoke-Pop's

Here is your chance to get on stage and belt out a tune for the world to hear. You can sing alone or with a group, so get up there and show us what you've got. Hosted by HaruVamp.

 

Bonfire, Hot Dogs & S’mores-Council Ring

What better way to end the night then to sit back , have a dog, roast a marshmallow or two, chat with new friends and hear a Ghost Story or two at the same time. After Mysterious Massachusetts we will invite guests to come up and tell the scariest story they know.

 

 

 Friday 10 pm to 11:30ish pm

 Friday Night at the Movies-Boathouse

We have a short movie, we have some Popcorn and a few comfy couches. After a long day sometimes you just need to kick back and relax.  We will also have hot dogs and S'mores at the bonfire. Hosted by Sonya Ward.

 

 Neon Nights Dance Party-Pop’s Lodge

Get your glow on and hit the dancefloor at CampAnime's Neon Nights Glow Dance Party. Jam to your favorite grooves and light up the night with tons of glow stuff. It's fun, and most definitely the coolest way to wrap up your first night at Camp. Hosted by Audrey Lee and Dylan Dockins.

 

 Scary Shorts-Council Ring (Bonfire)

Stop on by as we celebrate some of the all-time classic horror short stories and poems. We have a few in mind that we will read during the bonfire but feel free to bring your favorite. It’s an open forum and everyone is invited. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Bonfire, Hot Dogs & S’mores-Council Ring

What better way to end the night then to sit back , have a dog, roast a marshmallow or two, chat with new friends and hear a Ghost Story or two at the same time. After Mysterious Massachusetts we will invite guests to come up and tell the scariest story they know.

 

Friday 11:55 pm to ?- Pop's

RWBY After Dark [18+]

Hunters and Huntresses from all of Remnant, gather forth for the excitement of welcoming Team STRQ for an encore at Camp Anime. We will provide snacks at the panel. If you have ANY perplexing or raunchy shipping questions that are not suitable for young children to hear, we will HAPPILY answer them. Hosted by Mr. Bad Luck himself, Qrow Branwen.

 

 

Saturday 8 am to 8:45 am

Breakfast-Dining Hall

 

Saturday 9 am to 9:50 am

Ceramic Tile Painting-Dining Hall

We will supply the tile and the paint so stop on by and show off your creativity while making a camp memory. Hosted by Emily.

 

 

Shining Sky Rehearsal-Dining Hall

Shining Sky Idol will be performing live on Saturday (4 pm in the Dining Hall) and invite you to come in and watch the rehearsal process. What goes into a performance? How much work is involved and more importantly...is there a Diva in the group? Just kidding, they are all wonderful and invite you to watch, ask questions and more importantly have some fun. Kayloz Miller and Samantha Golden

 

 

Voltron: Ask the Paladins-Roskin

Come join the Paladins as we discuss all things Voltron. Paladins will be on hand to answer all your questions as well as give a brief character description and history of the hit Anime. Hosted by Hosted by Lance and Shiro. TB.

 

Ultimate Werewolf-Yurt A

What once was a peaceful village has suddenly become full of lies and distrust due to the discovery that some of the villagers are... werewolves! Ultimate Werewolf is a party card game with role play aspects. It is based on the game Mafia and shares many features. Come join us for a couple games, or just watch as we try to figure out which of our friends is hiding a secret. Hosted by Nicole Tarantino and Mike.

 

 

 

 Breakfast (If you woke up late)-Dining Hall

It's a con and waking up to eat at 8 am is not everyone’s cup of tea. So if you missed breakfast we will have some oat meal, bread, butter, fruit and a Keurig on hand to help wake you up. It's not as good as the 8 am serving but it's free, all we ask is that you clean up after yourselves.

 

Morning Calisthenics-Flag FB Field

After a hearty breakfast what could be better than an early morning workout. Squats, Jumping Jacks, Push up and I seriously can't believe I'd make you do that. What we're going to do it teach people a few classic outdoor games from around the world. Kubb, Bocce ball, Croquet, Lawn Bowling and more. Hosted by Con Men.

 

 

Shuji Brush Calligraphy-Boathouse (Ends at 10:10)

In this is workshop students will learn the basics of the Japanese Calligraphy. Akiko will be instructing campers on the art of the brush. There will be a $10 fee for this course to cover materials as well as an 8 person limit to this class so please pre-register. Hosted by Akiko.

 

 Saturday 10 am to 10:50 am

Archery (10 am to 11:30 am)-At the Archery field

 

Rock Climbing (10 am to 11:30 am)-At the Rock Wall

 

Make a Paper Lantern-Dining Hall

Join us in the dining hall for a Paper lantern workshop. We will supply the materials and show you how to make the craftiest tin lantern around. Later, at 9 pm at the Baseball Field, you can use that lantern at our second Camp Carnival of Lights. If you can’t make the walk you can still use the lantern for amazing things such a seeing at night. It does get dark here. Hosted by Haru & Sonya Ward.

 

Anime Family Feud-Dining Hall

Two teams compete for the title of Anime Grand Champion. The winner will be adorned with riches and the loser shall be banished from the land forever. Wait that sounds a little intense...let's start over. It's the classic game show with an Anime theme, you may know everything about Naruto but the answers rely on one hundred random people with possibly no Anime knowledge trying to answer them. So, how well do you think you'll do now? Hosted by Con-Men.

 

Con Survival Staying Healthy & Happy at a Con-Roskin

Con Survival Guide: How to Stay Healthy and Happy at a Con While cons may be super fun, they can also be super stressful at times. This includes the period before and after the con as well, and while no one has perfected con-crunching or how to avoid post-con depression, my friends and I have learned some tricks over the years to make your con experience as a whole a little more enjoyable. So come pull up a chair as we all swap tips and stories, whether this is your 1st or 15th con I promise you'll learn something new (or at least have a good time and maybe have a snack or two). Hosted by Nicole Tarantino.

 

RWBY Q&A-Yurt A

After a long day of fighting Grimm all day, the members of Team STRQ finally get a chance to sit down and answer any nail-biting questions that you might have. We are sure to have a time of fun and merriment. We will feature improv, trivia, and much more. Hosted by Qrow Branwen.

 

H20 Baseball-Flag FB Field

Imagine baseball, but with water balloons. Hit the balloon and run to the base. The pitcher can then take another balloon to throw to the 1st baseman. If he catches it before you get there, you are out. If you beat it or the balloon breaks then you are safe. I’m not going to lie: you will get wet! But you’ll also have some fun. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Saturday 10:40 am to 11:50 am

Sumi-e Brush Painting lesson-Boathouse

In this is workshop students will learn the basics of Sumi-e Brushstroke. Akiko will be instructing campers on the art of Sumi-e with the goal of helping each student paint a finished work that they can bring home. This will be a hands on course with ink and brushes provided. There will be a $10 fee for this course to cover materials as well as an 8 person limit to this class so please pre-register.  Please arrive 15 minutes prior to class. Hosted by Akiko.

 

 

Saturday 11 am to 11:50 am

Archery (ends at 11:30 am)-At the Archery field

 

Rock Climbing (ends at 11:30 am)-At the Rock Wall

 

Cosplay Idol-Dining Hall

Back by popular demand! Do you like to sing? Do you like to cosplay? Well this is the panel for you! Compete with your fellow campers in a star-studded singing competition! You don’t have to dress up, but extra points will be awarded for being in costume and performing in-character. There will be prizes of Pocky and Ramune for the winners! Think you’ve got what it takes? Then dress up and come on down! Hosted by Taylor Beamenderfer.

 

 Can you speak Japanese?-Roskin

This is a game to see if the contestants can speak Japanese words. There will be a smart device that listens to the contestant's voice, and if the contestant pronounces the word properly, they get points. The contestant with the most points at the end wins a mystery prize. Hosted by Tasya Ward.

 

Origami 201-Yurt A

This is an intermediate workshop for Origami, the Japanese art of paper-folding, where you can learn how to make simple things out of paper squares, such as a traditional crane, flower, samurai helmet, dragon claws, shurikens, and more. You will also learn how to read the standard Origami direction symbols.  Taught with step-by-step instructions and guidance. Hosted by Adam Wunch.

 

Pac Man Live- Flag FB Field

Every year we break out the hopper balls and recreate a classic video game with them. This year's theme is Pac Man.  A maze, some hopper balls and someone dressed up as Pac Man...what could go wrong? Hosted by Con Men.

 

Saturday 12 pm to 12:45 pm

Lunch-Dining Hall

 

Art Fight-Dining Hall (sign up in Dealer’s Room)

Competitors and suggestions are picked from the lunchroom to battle in a random, timed art challenge! Matt Ryan of Free Lunch Studios hosts the event and supplies the easels, pads and crayons...CampAnime supplies the prizes. A CampAnime lunchtime tradition! Sit close to beg for originals! Hosted by Matt Ryan.

 

Saturday 1 pm to 1:50 pm

Tie Dye with Tasya-Dining Hall

Buy a Camp Anime T-shirt, and Tie dye it with Tasya before heading off to your next panel. We will do some unique or old fashioned tie dye tricks to make your plain white T-shirt uniquely colorful, and ketchup free. Also, come and tie dye your plain white pillow case. We can tie dye anything your heart desires, except for your best friend. XoXo - Tasya

 

 

Just Monika (and Yuri) Q&A-Dining Hall

 Hi, Monika here! Through a glitch in the program I made it through the hole in the wall and into your world, where I found this convention and a place to set up an event. I'm so excited to see all of your faces, and I can't wait to hear what you have to say; I already know you're all such wonderful people! Oh, and I managed to bring Yuri out of the game with me to see you, too! She isn't really in her right mind, but I'm sure she's just as excited to see you as I am! But of course, you promise to ask the most questions to me, right? Hosted by Joy Rollins.

 

 

Pay The Writer, How To Make (More) $ as a Fandom Artist-Roskin

While many fandom artists dream of making money with their craft, it takes business sense to do it well. Chris and Anne both have one foot in fandom, and the other in business. They're here to cross the streams and teach fandom artists business principles to help them make (more) money with their art! Hosted by Chris and Anne.

 

Choose your Adventure: Live-Yurt A

Calling all writers, actors, comedians, singers and dancers. Welcome to our fourth annual variety show, where we supply the space and direction and you supply the talent. You'll have 2 hours to write, star in and direct a camp masterpiece (I'm using that word loosely). It doesn't have to be perfect, it's just an opportunity for you to go out there and strut your stuff in a friendly environment while having a bit of fun. If you don't want to get on stage we always need help on the technical side of things, so come on down and have some fun. Hosted by the great and powerful Rebecca Meakin.

 

Japanese Tea Ceremony Seating 1-Boathouse

We will have a presentation of what is commonly known as Japanese Tea Ceremony, or Chado. The host Anthony Crasso is a student of the Urasenke tradition of Chanoyu. He has been studying since the summer of 2014, including time in Kyoto, Japan but mostly with his teachers in Boston who has been studying for over 40 years.  Please come join us for a Japanese sweet and a bowl of matcha while learning about the Japanese aesthetic, history and culture through the way of tea. There will be 4 sessions, one each hour, for this event and seating is limited so please sign up ahead of time at the admissions desk. Hosted by Anthony Crasso.

 

Nerf Battle Royal – Flag Football Field (2 hour event)

An all-out Nerf Battle Royal. Many people will enter the field but only the select few will leave unscathed. We will have Nerf guns and dart available but feel free to bring your own guns, the better the gun the longer you'll last. Hosted by Con men.

 

Saturday 2 pm to 2:50 pm

Boating (2 pm to 4 pm) - At the Lake

 

 Cosplay Contest-Dining Hall

Dress to impress for our annual cosplay contest. Points are given for originality, overall look, ability to stay in character, and overall attitude. There will be smaller prizes for the best male and female costume as well as an overall grand prize. Please note that cosplayers spend a lot of time and effort on their costumes. ALL of them deserve respect and recognition throughout the con. Please remember: You can enter all 3 days, but only win once.  Judged by our Con Prince and Princess and hosted by Matt and a Mystery Guest in the Dining Hall.

 

Pokemon Go Community Day Chikorita- Meet at Dining Hall

Community Day is here and better yet it's on the same weekend as CampAnime, so what better way to celebrate then with a Shiny Chikorita competition. Join the search to see who can get the most Shiny Chikoritas as well as sub games of who can find the smallest or largest. We will meet in the Dining Hall at 2 pm, go over a few simple rules and head out at 2:25 pm. be sure to check in at Dinner Service as a winner will be awarded a prize for each of the categories. Hosted by Adam Wunch.

 

 

 

Gender Pronouns and Why They Matter-Roskin

Gender pronouns are important as they help define ones identity. This round-table discussion will explore the relationship of respect and the pronoun as well as the relevance of pronouns in today's society.  Hosted by Basil.

 

 Choose your Adventure: Live-Yurt

Missed part one? No problem you can jump into this panel at any time. Calling all writers, actors, comedians, singers and dancers. Welcome to our fourth annual variety show, where we supply the space and direction and you supply the talent. You'll have 2 hours to write, star in and direct a camp masterpiece (I'm using that word loosely). It doesn't have to be perfect, it's just an opportunity for you to go out there and strut your stuff in a friendly environment while having a bit of fun. If you don't want to get on stage we always need help on the technical side of things, so come on down and have some fun. Hosted by the great and powerful Rebecca Meakin.

 

Japanese Tea Ceremony Seating 2-Boathouse

We will have a presentation of what is commonly known as Japanese Tea Ceremony, or Chado. The host Anthony Crasso is a student of the Urasenke tradition of Chanoyu. He has been studying since the summer of 2014, including time in Kyoto, Japan but mostly with his teachers in Boston who has been studying for over 40 years.  Please come join us for a Japanese sweet and a bowl of matcha while learning about the Japanese aesthetic, history and culture through the way of tea. There will be 4 sessions, one each hour, for this event and seating is limited so please sign up ahead of time at the admissions desk. Hosted by Anthony Crasso.

 

 

Nerf Battle Royal – Flag Football Field (A 2 hour event)

An all-out Nerf Battle Royal. Many people will enter the field but only the select few will leave unscathed. We will have Nerf guns and dart available but feel free to bring your own guns, the better the gun the longer you'll last. Hosted by Con men.

 

Saturday 3 pm to 3:50 pm

 BB Guns (3:30 pm to 5 pm) -At the BB Gun Range

 

Boating (2 pm to 4 pm) - At the Lake

 

Cosplay Dating Game-Dining Hall

Come find your one true love at the cosplay dating game. Ask questions three mystery contestants and find out who you are meant for. You may have just been looking in the wrong anime. If you are ready to find someone for you, come to the cosplay dating game. Hosted by Con Men.

 

 

Autism: My Con Journey- Roskin

As someone who is autistic, knowing that there are people in my life who try to understand Autism makes me feel a bit more safe and secure. Have you ever met someone who has autism but weren’t sure how to interact with them? How to react when they have a reaction to something? In this panel, I will discuss what to expect when you meet that cool Anime fan who happens to be Autistic.  Keep in mind that everyone's experience with Autism is different. This is my story which I share in hopes to bring awareness to con goes and hopefully make someone else's story a bit easier. Hosted by Karianna Jacobia.

 

Make a Rave Hoop-Yurt A

Have you ever wanted to start hooping, but never had the money to buy your own rave hoop? This is your chance to make one for free. We supply the material, you supply the creativity. Join Haruvamp on a step-by-step course and keep your hoop! ATTENTION! Feel free to bring special tape, ribbon or other decoration for your hoop, if you don’t want to use basic colors!

 

 

Japanese Tea Ceremony Seating 3-Boathouse

We will have a presentation of what is commonly known as Japanese Tea Ceremony, or Chado. The host Anthony Crasso is a student of the Urasenke tradition of Chanoyu. He has been studying since the summer of 2014, including time in Kyoto, Japan but mostly with his teachers in Boston who has been studying for over 40 years.  Please come join us for a Japanese sweet and a bowl of matcha while learning about the Japanese aesthetic, history and culture through the way of tea. There will be 4 sessions, one each hour, for this event and seating is limited so please sign up ahead of time at the admissions desk. Hosted by Anthony Crasso.

 

 

Water Balloon Fight-Flag FB Field

You really don't need a description for this one do you? Hosted by Con Men.

 

Saturday 4 pm to 4:55 pm

 BB Guns (3:30 pm to 5 pm) - At the BB Gun Range

 

Shining Sky: Introducing.... Aqours!-Dining Hall

Shining Sky Idol Project is a New England Based dance cover group and we are excited to share with you their first concert! As their third live performance ensues, they will be sharing with you multiple dance covers from Love Live Sunshine as Aqours! Don’t know what Love Live is? Well, come to the panel and find out! Make sure you bring your glow sticks! Hosted by Kayloz Miller and Samantha Golden

 

Attack on Titan: Truth or Dare-Roskin

Join Levi, Hanji, Eren and more of the cast of Attack on Titan as we field questions and dares from the audience. Did you ever wonder what Levi really thinks and just who exactly is the most daring of the crew? Well now is the time to find out. We promise a Titan full of laughs and the more audience participation the better. Come join the fun with your hosts Hannah, Jerry, Ashley and a bonus Hannah for good luck.

 

Scream, Shout and Let it all Out...with Pie-Yurt A

Life is stressful, cons are stressful and sometimes you just want to do something silly to get that energy out. We're not offering any advice but if you want to take out your frustrations by throwing pies in people's faces this is the panel for you. Pie will be served, in more ways than one. Hosted by Matthew DeRoma.

 

Japanese Tea Ceremony Seating 4-Boathouse

We will have a presentation of what is commonly known as Japanese Tea Ceremony, or Chado. The host Anthony Crasso is a student of the Urasenke tradition of Chanoyu. He has been studying since the summer of 2014, including time in Kyoto, Japan but mostly with his teachers in Boston who has been studying for over 40 years.  Please come join us for a Japanese sweet and a bowl of matcha while learning about the Japanese aesthetic, history and culture through the way of tea. There will be 4 sessions, one each hour, for this event and seating is limited so please sign up ahead of time at the admissions desk. Hosted by Anthony Crasso.

 

 

Dodgeball-Nerf-Water Balloon Mashup-Flag FB Field

We are going to try to combine Dodgeball, a water balloon fight and a Nerf war. I'm still working on the rules and not quite sure if there will be a definitive winner but I'm pretty sure it will be fun. Hosted by Con Men.

 

 

Saturday 5 pm to 5:45 pm

 Dinner-Dining Hall

 

Saturday 6 pm to 6:50 pm

 

Cosplay Death Match-Dining Hall

Get ready for a fight! Come see your favorite characters from Anime to Gaming to Cartoons and more go head to head in a bracket of fan-favorites, with the winners decided by the audience themselves! Come show your love for your favorite characters - as their lives may depend on it. Hosted by Mike Riso and Nicole Tarantino.  (Sign-ups to participate in Cosplay Death Match will be prior to the event itself, available at the registration desk in the Dining Hall.

 

DRAMAtical Murder Q&A-Roskin

If you've ever seen DRAMAtical Murder, you know how the characters should be, but guess what? You've never seen them this way. Meet the GORGEOUS and naive female Clear. Meet the cold logical and sometimes soft female Noiz. Meet the Sei that actually survived the explosion and is dating the female Clear. Meet the Aoba that fell in love at first sight with female Noiz. Come join us for a Q&A, along with improv! Hosted by Fem!Clear and Fem!Noiz.

 

Open Lodge-Yurt A

Every year we have a few people ask if there is an open room so that they can run a last minute panel for their new friends that they met this weekend. Throughout the weekend there will be a few Open Lodges set aside. All that we ask is that you put your name/panel name on the signup sheets taped to the door. We just don't want 2 groups trying to use the room at the same time.

 

 

Dodgeball-Flag FB Field

Because who hasn’t wanted to whale a ball at Pikachu’s head? Hosted by team Dan.

 

Introduction To Ballroom Dance-Pop's Lodge

Dance instructor Chinue Clifford will be teaching the basics of Ballroom dancing. Drag the husbands on the floor and take off those shoes for a bit of fun. We will have partners available if needed. Hosted by Chinue Clifford.

 

Saturday 7 pm to 7:55 pm

 Bonsai Workshop-Pop's Lodge (7 pm to 8:30 pm)

This 90-minute class has a $20 entry fee to help cover costs. Participants in this workshop will get a Bonsai tree, pot, soil, rocks and instruction on how to care for the Bonsai (a $40 value). Victor will be on hand to walk you through the basics of Bonsai and the requirements to maintain a healthy, happy Bonsai. We ask that you pre-register ahead of time so we have enough Bonsai trees for everybody. We will have extras in case you forget but letting us know ahead of time would be nice. From 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Hosted by Victor Eng.

 

Summer Festival

Baseball Field (7:00 to 8:50 pm)

It starts off with a game of Suikawari, after a long hot day at camp who wouldn't want some watermelon and what's better then watermelon? Making a game out of splitting one open. A Japanese picnic game for the whole family kicks off our 1st Summer Festival. Carnival games, silly prizes, a Taiko performance, free food and more. Games will have 2 levels, you can play for free and win comics or pay $2 per ticket to win prizes valued at $7.99 to $44.99.

 

Games may include but are not limited to

 

Blast the Promoter

Water Balloons and my head in a target box. 3 shots to hit me...just remember that I do cabin placements each year and I know who snores.

 

Kong 'China' Wenge's Ping Pong

Step right up ladies and gentlemen for a chance to test you skills and win some prizes at the magnificent, the stupendous, and the outrageous Ping Pong toss game. The rules are simple, just land your Ping Pong ball in one of the fish bowls on the table and you win a prize. Candy, toys and bragging rights go to the winners so come on down and put your skills to the test. Hosted by ベーグル.

 

Death Parade Dart Game

Bust one to win! Bust two in a row for a bigger prize and 3 in a row for the Grand Prize. I'll tell you right now, the Grand Prize isn't that great so don't feel bad if you only hit one :)

 

Konata Izumi’s chocolate cornet game

The classic Cornhole game with chocolate covered goodness as prizes.

 

Cowboy Bebop's Shooting Gallery

Nerf Guns and targets. Knock it down and win. If you miss no worries, you probably didn't want the Pocky anyway.

 

Rintarou Okabe's Ring a Ramune game

The classic Hoop a Bottle game but with Ramune. Get the hoop over the Bottle and you win the bottle of Dr Pepper (not really, we have better prizes). That is, if you can pry it away from Rintarou.

 

Mermaid Saga

Come grab a fishing rod and cast your luck into the mermaid’s lagoon. Each little fish has a very special wish, and that is to give its very own prize to you. So please, don't make them wait for too long! Please note, eating an actual Mermaid will turn you into a lost soul...so don't do it. Hosted by Amanda Bart and Feya Chen.

 

Ein's Ultimate Race

We've all seen Cowboy Bebop. In this game Ed's awesome dog Ein races against clones of himself to save the cast once again.

 

Princess Nine Baseball Challenge

We have some cans, we have some balls and I don't think I really need to explain this one.

 

Sakura's Sand Art

We will supply the materials and you supply the creativity to come up with your own unique sand art display. Best of all, you get to bring it home with you.

 

 Fortune Readings

Willowmoon (aka: The Witch of CampAnime will be offering intuitive readings for everyone at the festival. Choose between Tarot card readings, Crystal Ball Gazing, Astrological Interpretation or palm reading. After all, our witch is none other than the Rainbow Bubble Witch, Bubble Witch

Saga’s favorite aunt.

 

Saturday 8 pm to 8:50 pm

 Bonsai Workshop Cont.-Pop's Lodge (7 pm to 8:30)

This 90 minute class has a $15 entry fee to help cover costs. Participants in this workshop will get a Bonsai tree, pot, soil, rocks and a tool set to maintain the Bonsai (a $40 value). Victor will be on hand to walk you through the basics of Bonsai and the requirements to maintain a healthy, happy Bonsai. We ask that you pre-register ahead of time so we have enough Bonsai trees for everybody. We will have extras in case you forget, but letting us know ahead of time would be nice. From 7:00 pm to 8:30pm. Hosted by Victor Eng.

 

 

Late night Snack-Boathouse

We'll pop a classic movie on the semi-big screen so sit back have a PB&J and Hot Coco and relax. It's not much but it's free for anyone with a late night munchies. We will also have hot dogs and S'mores at the bonfire.

 

Summer festival cont.- Baseball Field (7 pm to 8:50 pm)

Its starts off with a game of Suikawari, after a long hot day at camp who wouldn't want some watermelon and what's better then watermelon? Making a game out of splitting one open. A Japanese picnic game for the whole family kicks off our 1st Summer Festival. Carnival games, silly prizes, a Taiko performance, free food and maybe even a Dragon will be on hand to help celebrate our 1st mini carnival.

 

Saturday 9 pm to 9:50 pm

 

Saturday Night @ the Movies-Boathouse (9 to 10:30)

We have a movie, we have some Popcorn and a few comfy couches. After a long day sometimes you just need to kick back and relax.  We will also have hot dogs and S'mores at the bonfire.

 

Choose Your Adventure: Live-Pop's (9:15 pm start)

Our fourth year doing a musical/comedy stage show. We give the performers 2 hours to write and rehearse whatever comes to mind and then they perform it live. Keep in mind that 2 hours isn't a whole lot of time, so don't expect Shakespeare. You should expect to laugh quite a though :) .Hosted by the one, the only - *drum roll* -  ... Rebecca Meakin!

 

 

 Friday the 13th: The Game-Roskin (9:15 pm to 10:30 pm)

Come on down and play the newest game based on Friday the 13th. The perfect game to play at summer camp, well ok...maybe not but we're going to do it anyway. Hosted by HaruVamp. We are going to meet at the festival at 9 pm and walk to Roskin with the Lantern Festival.

 

Lantern Festival- Meet on the Baseball Field

If you made a lantern at our workshop at the Dining Hall or brought one from home, come join us for a late-night walk throughout the camp. Please do not bring real candles or tea lights...we don't want to burn the camp down! LED candles and lanterns are fine.  The walk starts promptly at 9 pm, so get here a few minutes early if you don't want to get lost. We will walk a bit through the camp and end at the Bonfire. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Bonfire, Mysterious stories & S’mores-Council Ring

What better way to end the night then to sit back , have a dog, roast a marshmallow or two, chat with new friends and hear a Ghost Story or two at the same time. After Mysterious Massachusetts we will invite guests to come up and tell the scariest story they know.

 

 Saturday 10 pm to 11:30ish pm

 Saturday Night at the Movies-Boathouse (9 to 10:30)

We have a movie, we have some Popcorn and a few comfy couches. After a long day sometimes you just need to kick back and relax.  We will also have hot dogs and S'mores at the bonfire.

 

 Festival Masquerade Ball -Pop’s Lodge

 Come join us for an evening of classy fun at CampAnime's Festival Masquerade Ball! With music of all genres, decades, and nations, this dance will truly be one to remember. Dance the night away with us, and don't forget to bring a mask or make one at the festival! Hosted by Dylan Dockins.

 

Scary Shorts-Council Ring (Bonfire)

Stop on by as we celebrate some of the all-time classic horror short stories and poems. We have a few in mind that we will read during the bonfire but feel free to bring your favorite. It’s an open forum and everyone is invited.

 

 Bonfire, Hot Dogs & S’mores-Council Ring

What better way to end the night then to sit back , have a dog, roast a marshmallow or two, chat with new friends and hear a Ghost Story or two at the same time. After Mysterious Massachusetts we will invite guests to come up and tell the scariest story they know.

 

 

Saturday 11:55 pm to ?- Pop's

DRAMAtical Murder: Noiz Strikes Back [18+]

So you've heard the Q&A panel for DRAMAtical Murder, now it's time to let loose and hear what Noiz REALLY thinks of everyone. Hear Clear swear and watch Aoba turn red. Also, watch Sei find out that his girlfriend is the adopted child of his twin brother. This panel is not suitable for people 17 and under. Hosted by Fem!Noiz

 

Voltron/Cards Against Humanity Mashup-Pop's [18+]

Come play Cards Against Humanity with the Paladins of Voltron.  This panel is not suitable for people 17 and under. Hosted by TB.

 

Sunday 8 am to 8:45 am

Breakfast-Dining Hall

 

Sunday 9 am to 9:50 am

Cosplay Makeup Tips and Tricks-Dining Hall

Learn the basics of cosplay make-up. As any cosplayer knows, make-up can go a long way into turning you into your character. This panel discusses the simple (and not so simple) ways that you can make your cosplay stand out a bit more than it already does. Hosted by Skye.

 

 

Open Lodge-Roskin

Every year we have a few people ask if there is an open room so that they can run a last minute panel for their new friends that they met this weekend. Throughout the weekend there will be a few Open Lodges set aside. All that we ask is that you put your name/panel name on the signup sheets taped to the door. We just don't want 2 groups trying to use the room at the same time.

 

 

Origami The Master Class-Yurt A

This is an expert workshop for Origami, the Japanese art of paper-folding, where you can learn how to make simple things out of paper squares, such as a traditional crane, flower, samurai helmet, dragon claws, shurikens, and more. You will also learn how to read the standard Origami direction symbols.  Taught with step-by-step instructions and guidance. Hosted by Adam Wunch.

 

 Breakfast (For anyone who woke up late)-Boathouse

It's a con and waking up to eat at 8 am is not everyone’s cup of tea. So if you missed breakfast we will have some oat meal, bread, butter, fruit and a Keurig on hand to help wake you up. It's free, all we ask is that you clean up after yourselves.

 

Water Balloon Dodge Ball-Flag Football Field

Dodge Ball but with water balloons. Wow, that's the shortest description I've ever wrote. Make sure you bring a change of clothes because you're going to get soaked. Hosted by Con-Men.

 

 

 Sunday 10 am to 10:55 am

  Rock Climbing (10 am to 11:30 am)-At the Rock Wall

Boating (10 am to 11:30 am) - At the Lake

 

Hetalia: Know Your Country-Dining Hall

You love Hetalia, I love Hetalia, we all love Hetalia but how much do you actually know about the countries from the series? We are going to test your knowledge in this fun filled, fact based panel that will be one part game show, one part taste tests and 100% fun. Hosted by Cynthia DeRoma.

 

Ball-Jointed Dolls 101 -Roskin

This panel covers the fundamentals of ball-jointed dolls (BJD). I will talk about the history of how the hobby began and how to string up a doll. There will be mini games with prizes as well. Hope to see you there. Hosted by Sonya Ward and Marie Jacobia

 

My Hero Academia-Yurt A

Just what exactly is My Hero Academia? In its simplest form it's the story of ones quest to become a hero in a world of heroes...but nothing is ever simple is it? What does it take to become a hero, what do they do on their down time and just how is life in a Super Powered school. You have the questions and we have the answers in the My Hero Acadamia panel. Hosted by TB.

 

 Gaki No Tsukai Tribute-Flag FB Field

Just watch the YouTube videos then show up to watch us do our best to reenact our favorite episodes. As per your request we are now having audience participation for this event...God help you all. Hosted by John Osborn and Con Men.

 

 

Sunday 11 am to 12 pm

 Rock Climbing (10 am to 11:30 am)-At the Rock Wall

 

Boating (10 am to 11:30 am) - At the Lake

 

Blindfold Candy Taste Test-Dining Hall

Contestants will be blindfolded and given different kinds of Japanese candy; they will then have to describe what it is – specific, not just Mochi, also what type (you CANNOT participate if you have ANY kind of food allergies). Please note that not all the J-snacks will be sweet and some flavors may be unexpected. Hosted by Matthew DeRoma.

 

Gackt 101-Roskin

 Do you know who Gackt is? If not, come on down to the Gackt 101 panel and learn about him, his work, and if there's time, listen to a few of his songs! Hosted by: Kenna Lavallee

 

Paint Like Bob Ross-Yurt A

We supply the paint the canvas and the Bob Ross video. We do not supply individual professional instruction or talent. Bob Ross did it every week... so how hard can it be anyway? Let's find out in this experiment in painting. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Slip Sliding Away-Flag Football Field

What do you get when you put a slip and slide on a big hill? I have no idea but I'm looking to find out. We're making an "Adult" Slip and Slide and need a few human Guinea Pigs to come on down and test it out. So bring your swim-wear and give it a whirl. Hosted by Con Men.

 

 Sunday 12 pm to 12:45 pm

Lunch-Dining Hall

 

 Sunday 1 pm to 2:30 pm

  BB Guns - BB Gun Range

 

Cosplay Fashion Show-Dining Hall

It's not a judged contest, just a chance to walk the runway and strut your stuff and show the world what you did with your cosplay this year. The questions that we will ask you will be mostly about how you made your cosplay and props. We will not be asking you to answer "in character". It's more of a chance to share your knowledge with others and maybe even pick up a tip or two for your next cosplay idea. Points will not be given, but it's still a ton of fun. Hosted by Haruvamp.

 

 

Getting to Know The Tarot-Roskin

 Did you get your cards read with the Mystics at the Fortune Teller booth during the festival?  Want to know a little bit more about how to do basic interpretations for yourself?  Deborah will give you a little how to-know how.  Bring a cup of tea or your favorite beverage.  This will be more group discussion and less lecture.  No one likes a lecture!   A simple handout explaining the basics will be provided. Hosted by Deborah Meyerriecks.

 

Gundam Build- Yurt A

Remember those models that your grandfather used to build? Well these are the same thing, kind of... sort of...well not really. It's Gundam and it's a lot cooler (sorry Grandpa). I'll teach you the basics of a good Gundam build and walk you, step by step as you build your very own. If time permits me will touch on paint basics. There will be a $10 materials cost for this class or you can bring your own model to build at no charge.  Hosted by Dan.

 

Battle Of The Cosplay Stars-Flag FB Field

Teams will compete in our annual family-fun event. Come take part in classic family picnic games with a Japanese-game-show twist:  3-legged race, Pong, Kan Jam, fill the bucket with water, pie-eating contest, and Wiffle Ball pitch. They all sound innocent enough, but if you’ve ever seen a Japanese game show, you may want to think twice about volunteering for this one. Four people per team may participate. Hosted by Con Men.

 

Sunday 2 pm to 2:50 pm

Archery-At the Archery field (2 pm to 3:30 pm)

 

The AMV Show-Dining Hall

A "Clip" panel showcases some great (and maybe not so great) Anime Music Videos. Attendees may bring their own homemade AMV if they wish it to be shown...keep in mind that this is an all ages event.  Hosted by Con-Men.

 

Gundam Build PT 2 - Yurt A

Remember those models that your grandfather used to build? Well these are the same thing, kind of... sort of...well not really. It's Gundam and it's a lot cooler (sorry Grandpa). I'll teach you the basics of a good Gundam build and walk you, step by step as you build your very own. If time permits me will touch on paint basics. There will be a $10 materials cost for the first part of this class or you can bring your own model to build at no charge. This part of the class will focus on the finer points such as paint and distressed models. Hosted by Dan.

 

 

Open Lodge-Roskin

Every year we have a few people ask if there is an open room so that they can run a last minute panel for their new friends that they met this weekend. Throughout the weekend there will be a few Open Lodges set aside. All that we ask is that you put your name/panel name on the signup sheets taped to the door. We just don't want 2 groups trying to use the room at the same time.

 

 

Hetalia World Games-Flag Football Field

Come join us and go for the gold as we play host to the Hetalia World Games. Teams will compete in International classic outdoor games like Kubb, Croquet, Skittle, and Bocce. The winner earns a prize and complete world domination. Hosted by Matt DeRoma.

 

 

Sunday 2:50 pm to 3:15 pm

 

Closing Ceremony Q and A-Dining Hall

What did we get right and what did we do wrong...feel free to let us know in the Q&A. What can we add next year to make your weekend even more enjoyable and what do we already have planned. Hosted by Matthew and Cynthia.