Important Dates

Tentative Dates for 2020 North Star Staff

Early Kitchen Staff Arrive
     Per your Contract
Wilderness First Responder Certification
      May 26th – June 2nd (arrive May 25th)
Wilderness Trip Leaders Arrive (unless needing WFR Certification)
      June 2nd
Leadership Team Arrive
Life Guard Training at NSC
     June 9th – 10th (arrive on June 8th)
Program Area Training at NSC (Archery, Climbing, Riflery and more)
    June 11th -12th (arrive on June 10th)
Staff Orientation
     June 13th – June 22nd
Campers Arrive
     June 22nd @ 4:22pm
Change-over Weekend
     July 12th – 14th
Camp Ends
     August 14th

Our main camp sessions end August 14th, however we host groups until early September. Employment opportunities and the opportunity to earn additional compensation extend until September 8th. These groups include:

  • Family Camp: August 15th – 22nd
  • Stillwater, MN Mountain Biking Camp: August 22nd – 24th
  • Four Star Fellowship: August 29th – September 4th

All staff instructing waterfront activities and all trip leaders who are not lifeguard certified for the summer of 2020 are expected to participate in lifeguard training unless other arrangements have been made. All other staff who are interested in being lifeguard certified are invited to be certified as well.

Staff flying to camp will have their airfare booked by North Star or should contact North Star to ensure that their arrival time corresponds with camp’s shuttle from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport to camp