Have photos or other memorabilia you can share?

Here are some of the items we need to complete the 50th Anniversary History of Tilikum picture book.

Each year Tilikum had a theme or themes for Day Camps and Adventure Camps. These showed up on jackets, t-shirts and posters/banners. If you have photos or even samples of these items Tilikum could scan/photograph them and return them safely to you. Listed below are needed items.

1976 Theme Pioneers
1977 Theme TomSawyer
1978 Theme OnTheFarm
1979 Theme JohnnyAppleseed
1980 Theme LittleHouse

1982 Theme OnTheFarm
1983 Theme OnTheTrail

1988 Theme JohnnyAppleseed
1989 Theme InTheGoodOldSummer-Time

2000 Theme DC-Who’sTheKINGOfTheJungle?
2001 Theme HAC-NowIsTheTime

2003 Theme HAC-StraightToTheGoal

Each year Tilikum took group photos of Summer Staff. Below are the years we are having trouble finding.

1972 – 2 Staff and 341 Campers
Gary Fawver (Program Director), Kraig Saks

1973
4 Staff and 370 Campers
Gary Fawver (Program Director), Jeff Low, Elaine Rittenhouse, Becky (Bonney) Fodge

1974 – “Family”, 5 Staff and 550 Campers
Gary Fawver (Program Director), Dan Smith, Elaine Rittenhouse, Thea Bales, Gwen (Puckett) Tuning

1975 – “Trees”, 6 Staff and 550 Campers
Gary Fawver (Program Director), Lori Renner, Joy (Treharn) Thomas, Jon and Cathy Koch, Jamie Snodgrass

1977 – “Tom Sawyer”, 7 Staff and 600 Campers
Gary Fawver (Program Director), Mark Thompson, Neil Robbins, Sandi (Brown) Olmstead, Michele (Underwood) Smith, Linda Byrd, Susan (Allen) Ankeny

1979 – “Johnny Appleseed”, 8 Staff and 758 Campers
Susan (Allen) Ankeny (On-Site Director), Paula (Ankeny) Hampton, Curt Ankeny, Rob King, Vicki Morgan, Mike Althouse, Jeanne (Clark) Korver, Jeff Bineham

1980 – “Little House”, 10 Staff and 947 Campers
Susan (Allen) Ankeny (On-Site Director), Curt Ankeny, Mike Althouse, Jeanne (Clark) Korver, Becca (Benham) Currans, Shelly Loewen, Bonnie (Johnson) Hampton, Connie (Pittman) Carlson, Denise (Beed) Brooks, Randy Darby

1982 – “On the Farm”, 10 Staff and 950 Campers
Karen Curtis (On-Site Director), Miriam (Clark) Staples, Jerry Murphy, Rick Korver, Mark Ocker, Doug Morse, Jan (Rickey) Lacey, Tami Bell, Curt Ankeny, Julie (Swehla) O’Herin

1991 – We have a low-grade photo and could use a better one.

1992 – We have a low-grade photo and could use a better one.

1993 – We have a low-grade photo and could use a better one.

1996 – We have a low-grade photo and could use a better one.

1999
Day Camp – “Discovering Wonderwood”, 19 Staff and 2,163 Campers
Cory Morgan (DC On-Site Director), Galena Bowie (DC On-Site Director), Eileen McCreith (Summer Camp Office Manager), Sarah Bisenius, Heather (Bowdoin) Capell, Kara Collatt, Michael Greller, Annie Haglund, April Himes, Seth Himes, Heidi Johnson, Jeremy Kramer, Jacob Kuntz, Dara (Larcey) Kramer, Joy McNeal, Kari O’Kelley, Bill Page, Sarri (Tate) Gibson, Joe Thouvenel
HAC – “Reachin’ Out”, 5 Staff and 366 Campers
Zach Capell (HAC On-Site Director), Scott Cornwall, Angela Dierickx, Jamie Johnson, Debbie Ross

2011
Carol Yard (Program Director)
Day Camp – “Rooted: Growing in God’s Love”, 24 Staff and 1,891 Campers
Nate Forbes (Day Camp Manager), Adam Hunt (Day Camp On-Site Director), Julianne Johnson (Day Camp On-Site Director), Elizabeth Kean (Day Camp On-Site Director), Tim Palmer (Head Lifeguard), Kaitlin Van Loh (Summer Camp Office Manager), Roy Abdun-Nur, Lauren Bugg, Jane Campbell, Tiffany Gilly, Wesley Jones, Brianna Lawrence, Elizabeth Licon, Miranda Lucas, Nick Luchterhand, Renae Marble, Ben Martin. Chris Martin, Austin Salzwedel, Kaitlyn Sanders, Renata Sweeney, Drew Schmidt, Ali Stone, Anna Thomas, Inge van der Salm
TAP – “Revealed”, 8 Staff and 394 Campers
Tim Fodge (TAP On-Site Director), Blaise Reavey (TAP On-Site Director), Megan Borjesson, Brian Garrison, Nick Largusa, Sarah Neighbors, Destiny Schroyer, Nathan Widdicombe
Impact – 4 Staff and 11 Campers
Carol Yard, Brian Garrison, Rachel Morell, Nathan Widdicombe

2012 – “Reflections: See and Reflect the Glory of God”
Tami Ankeny (Interim Program Director)
Day Camp – 24 Staff and 1,790 Campers
Rommie Christiansen (Day Camp On-Site Director), Peter Lugenbill (Day Camp On-Site Director), Anna Thomas (Day Camp On-Site Director), Renae Marble (Summer Camp Office Manager), Inge van der Salm (Head Lifeguard), Jonathan Anderson, Katie Carney, Christine Catton, Megan Clark, Andrew Classen, Emily Crosswhite, Bethany Fleming, Meghan Harris, Jordan Honer, Jessica Ice, Aaron Medina, Christopher Miller, Molly Minson, Daniel Roberts, Micah Schuler, Kristen Sobalvarro, Seth Stanley, Madison Sturdevant, Kaiya Woodside
TAP (High Adventure/QUEST), 6 Staff and 368 Campers
Brian Garrison (TAP On-Site Director), Megan (Wiuff) Stanley (TAP Office Manager/Camp Health Manager), Hannah Dolence, Danny Rodriguez, Aaron Peck, Rachel Sowers

2013 – “The Wild and Wacky Wonderful World of Water”
Mandy Schmidt (Program Director)
Day Camp – 24 Staff and 1,777 Campers
Katie Carney (Summer Camp Office Manager), Christine Catton (Day Camp On-Site Director), Kristen Sobalvarro (Day Camp On-Site Director), Christopher Miller (Day Camp On-Site Director), Aaron Medina (Head Lifeguard), Joseph Bareither, Jenae Bartlow, Micah Bevis, Spencer Boeyink, Andrew Classen, Kelsey Cravens, Emily Crosswhite, Sarah Gillani, Carrie Gradin, Brogan Groth, Bre Hall, Shealtiel Hart, Jordan Honer, Kathleen Paye, Micah Schuler, Emily Scrabeck, Annabrodea Stanclift, Madison Sturdevant
TAP(High Adventure/QUEST), 7 Staff and 451 Campers
Nick Luchterhand (TAP On-Site Director), Samantha Santos (TAP Office/Camp Health Manager), Aaron Peck, Monica Scigliano, Rachel Sowers, Katie Heristag, Tim Wilkins
High School Summer Staff – 8 Staff
Brittney Allen, Kristen Burkholder, Janna Fawver, Kaela Finley, Emily Hodges, Jordan Smith-Martinez, Lauren Ulvang, Naivit Velazquez

2014 – “Breathe Deep, Aim True”
Mandy Schmidt (Program Director)
Day Camp – 24 Staff and 1,696 Campers
Brogan Groth (On-Site Director), Bre Hall (On-Site Director), Kristen Sobalvarro (Day Camp On-Site Director), Aaron Medina (Waterfront On-Site Director), Emily Scrabeck (Summer Camp Office Manager), Emily Barclift, Jenae Bartlow, Alyssa Brooks, Kristin Burkholder, Ella Carver, Jessie Comfort, Josh Dolar, Sarah Gillani, Michael Heilman, Caitlan Honer, Eric Krimetz, Jordyn Peltzner, Gretchen Peterson, Matthew Schenck, Adair Schmidt, Grace Schroeder, Annabrodea Stanclift, Jacob White, Caleb Wright
TAP(High Adventure/QUEST), 7 Staff and 596 Campers
Andrew Classen (TAP On-Site Director), Katie Herigstad (TAP Office/Camp Health Manager), Jamie Lyon, Suvi Mirka, Aaron Peck, Anna Thomas, Tim Wilkins
High School Summer Staff – 8 Staff
Nicole Campbell, Kaream Corbett Furgal, Kaela Finley, Hannah Fisher, Victoria Holtzheimer, Allison Schwarm, Micah Sharp, Jordan Smith-Martinez

2015 – “Seek. Explore. Adventure Within”
Mandy Schmidt (Program Director)
Day Camp – 23 Staff and 1,688 Campers
Brogan Groth (Day Camp On-Site Director), Bre Hall (Day Camp On-Site Director), Matthew Schenck (Day Camp On-Site Director), Aly Brooks (Summer Camp Office Manager), Rommie Christiansen (Waterfront On-Site Director), Andrew Bergh, Ella Carver, Nicole Fawver, Geneva Garcia, Sarah Gillani, Emily Hall, Andrew Harris, Caitlan Honer, Jerry Hoover, Andrew Kaye, Eric Krimetz, Jamie Lyon, Gracie Morgan, Alyssa Olson, Jordyn Peltzer, Katie Sandy, Delaney Sump, Hannah Vinkemulder
TAP(High Adventure/QUEST), 7 Staff and 519 Campers
Suvi Mirka (TAP On-Site Director), Adair Schmidt (TAP Office/Camp Health Manager), Erik Nordland, Jacob Peck, Joanna Point, Emily Scrabeck, Ben Serrano
High School Summer Staff – 10 Staff
Nicole Campbell, Kaream Corbett Furgal, Gabe Fawver, Hannah Fisher, Emily Hamilton, Devin Lyda, Emilia Maki, Elsie McConaughey, Kjiersten Schmidt, Micah Sharp

2016 – “Take Flight”
Mandy Schmidt (Program Director)
Day Camp – 22 Staff and 1,400 Campers
Nicole Fawver (On-Site Director), Eric Krimetz (On-Site Director), Alyssa Olson (On-Site Director), Aly Brooks (Summer Camp Office Manager), Rachel Brock, Emily Davenport, Devon Donahue, Ruthie Gilmore, Sarah Granberg, Bre Hall, Caitlan Honer, Jerry Hoover, Cameron Kisling, Vernon Lott, Don Negus, Paige Patterson, Reilly Pekkola, Nick Pullen, Micah Sharp, Brittni Swink, Clara Welcome
TAP(High Adventure/QUEST), 7 Staff and 481 Campers
Jacob Peck (TAP On-Site Director), Cassie Hwa (TAP Office/Camp Health Manager), Hunter Anderson, Tiffany Barret, Andrew Harris, Jenna Henninger, Annette Martinez, Emily Scrabeck
S.H.A.D.E.(OAKS Leadership), 10 Staff
Rommie Christiansen (OAKS Leadership On-Site/Waterfront Manager), Biz Harms, Ellie Hartman, Bryce Heimuller, Hannah Lee, Devin Lyda, Emilia Maki, Elsie McConaughey, Anna Millage, Braedon Sunnes, Elizabeth Warren

2018 – “In a State of Wonder”
Mandy Schmidt (Program Director)
Day Camp – 18 Staff and 1,165 Campers
Madeline McGowan (On-Site Director), Jess Minson (On-Site Director), Emily Scrabeck (Summer Camp Office Manager), Kassandra Allison, Alyssa Beeksma, Caleb Corbin, Paul Dunlop, Halah Grobey, Elizabeth Hartman, Bryce Heimueller, Jacob Hooper, Emmalee Johnson, Kristen Lum, Elsie McConaughey, Leah North, Austin Odonnell, Prawnee Phimmachach, Brittany Trowbridge
TAP(High Adventure/QUEST), 6 Staff and 397 Campers
Hunter Anderson (TAP On-Site Director), Brittni Swink (TAP Office Manager/Health Manager), Jeremy Abbey, Hannah Dalskey, Cameron Kisling, Sequoyah Tate
S.H.A.D.E.(OAKS Leadership), 12 Staff
Emma Boyd, Elyse Fawver, Nora Gibbs, Kathleen Haarman, Madeleine Huwe, Stella Johansen, Connor King, Anna Millage, Catherine Myerson, Morgan Stewart, Braedon Sunnes, Elizabeth Warren

2019 – “Ignite: Let There Be Light”
Rommie Christiansen (Program Director)
Day Camp – 14 Staff and 1,021 Campers
Halah Grobey (Day Camp Onsite), Madeline McGowan (Day Camp Onsite), Kara Maurer (Summer Camp Office Manager), Jessica Abbott, Lindsay Almquist, Abigail Barna, Megan Baumhardt, Elyse Bradford, Elyssa Emerson, Kelton Hedstrom, Megan Meharg, Anna Millage, Braedon Sunnes, Evan Teter
TAP (High Adventure/QUEST), 7 Staff and 377 Campers
Cameron Kisling (TAP Onsite), Paul Dunlap (TAP Office Manager/Health Manager), Allison Kasey, Letticia Clarence, Haley Jones, Jacob Madrigal, Brittany Trowbridge
S.H.A.D.E.(OAKS Leadership), 8 Staff
Stella Johansen, Selah Kent, Elyse Bradford, Connor King, Matthew Vorberg, Massy Kahnamooian, Ally Trowbridge, Grace Anderson

2020 – “Bee Mighty”
Rommie Christiansen (Program Director)
Day Camp – 14 Staff and 395 Campers
Cameron Kisling (Program Assist.), Jessica Abbott (Day Camp On-Site), Kelton Hedstrom (Day Camp On-Site), Lindsay Almquist (Summer Camp Office Manager), Megan Meharg (Waterfront Onsite), Grace Anderson, Megan Donohue, Stella Johansen, Anna Johnson, Christian Jones, Heyley Lamsma, Anna Virginia Millage, Bria Pietzke, Margo Stewart
TAP – High Adventure/Quest, 5 Staff and 138 Campers
Brittany Hedstrom (TAP On-Site), Tessa Nelson (TAP Office Manager/Health Manager), Jennifer Fournier, Elizabeth Harms, Austin Miller, Braedon Sunnes

2021 – “Legendary”
Rommie Christiansen (Program Director)
Day Camp – 14 Staff and ??? Campers
Margo Stewart (Day Camp On-Site), Evan Teter (Day Camp On-Site), Lindsay Almquist (Summer Camp Office Manager), Elizabeth Harms (Waterfront On-Site), Grace Anderson, Everett Dowdy, Emily DuBois, Hayley Lamsma, Catherine Myerson, Addalie Patterson, Julia Peck, Bria Pietzke, Mary Anne Swart, Emma Rodriguez
TAP – High Adventure/QUEST, 5 Staff and ??? Campers
Braedon Sunnes (TAP On-Site), Jennifer Fournier, Tessa Nelson (TAP Office Manager/Health Manager), Julianna Stafford
High School Staff – 11 Staff
Jessica Abbott (HS On-Site and Program Assist.), Luke Brandt, Emily Brusch, Kaden Carlson, Halle Harper, Elizabeth Huiskes, Noah Linhart, Hley McCollum, Rebecca Russell, Sarah Schmidt, Hudson Veatch

Finally, we are lacking in overall photography for

1970s – Could use any (Camp) photos from this decade (please, no disco)

1980s – Could use any (Camp) photos from this decade

1990s – Could use any (Camp) photos from this decade

Here’s how to submit your photos and other materials.

Drop off (we would love to see you) or mail us the original (item) print or even negative would be best because we can get the best scan here. We will carefully scan or photograph your item(s) and safely return them.

Email us the digital file, the most original (un-edited), highest resolution possible. We will color correct on our end.

Mail to:

Camp Tilikum
Dan Prow/Marketing Director
15321 NE North Valley Road
Newberg, OR  97132.

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50 years of service!

Providing a place for you to experience creation, build community, find refuge, encounter God, and see lives transformed.

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See historic photos.

For Tilikum history photos 1912-1990 [CLICK HERE].