Camp Ta-Kum-Ta

Summer Program

 

Camp Ta-Kum-Ta’s Summer Program

Register your camper TODAY for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta’s summer program (July 27- August 2, 2014) by clicking HERE.

Our signature summer program is a week-long session where kids partake in traditional camp activities such as swimming, athletics, ropes course and arts & crafts.   Camp Ta-Kum-Ta offers once-in-a-lifetime opportunities such as rock climbing expeditions, hot-air balloon rides, formal dances as well as cruises on beautiful Lake Champlain. 

2014 Dates
July 27-August 2, 2014
 
Population Served
Children ages 7-17 who have or have had cancer and live in the State of Vermont or are treated in the State of Vermont.
 
Program Length
One week (Sunday- Saturday)
 

2013 Summer Program Day by Day at T-K-T

The children arrived via school buses for Summer Camp 2013 on Sunday, July 28th for a week of fun and excitement. 

Click HERE to see some highlights of Day 1!

And HERE is some Day 2 action aboard the LCT Ferry "Champlain". 

Day three brought the kids to the Water Carnival at Sandbar State Park, followed by a wonderful meal courtesy of a group of volunteers from Sodexo at UVM with an assist from our own Kitchen Staff.  HERE we see the nightly flag lowering with the Middle Girls Cabin inspiring the crowd.

"Swing on a Star" was the theme for this year's TKT Prom.  For some of our children, this may be "their" prom.  We try to make it special by dressing up the "Activities Barn" in style, and making it a truly memorable event.  Click HERE to see what we mean!

News & Events

  • 07 30 14

    Burlington Ri Ra Charity Golf Classic

    12 noon registration
    1:00pm Shotgun Start

    At Rocky Ridge Golf Club

    The format is a four-person modified scramble, and awards will be given for the low gross team, longest drive, closest to the pin, Hole in One, and more. The golf classic is open to individuals and teams all are welcome!

  • 07 30 14

    Camp Ta-Kum-Ta's Summer Program

    Our signature summer program is a week-long session where kids partake in traditional camp activities and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities!

     

  • 07 31 14

    Shawn Fleury Raises Money for TKT at Thunder Road

     

    Hallstrom Motorsports, a late model racing team which fields the #1 Toyota Camry with driver Shawn Fleury are planning a season long charity fundraising campaign to support Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.

    The Kids Are #1 Fund is a fund set up by Hallstrom Motorsports to raise money for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta, a year-round camp for children who have or have had cancer here in Vermont and up-state New York.

    “Our goal is to raise $5,000 for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  We are privileged to do what we do weekly at Thunder Road International Speedway, Barre, Vermont, and we want to share that experience with the Ta-Kum-Ta kids,” said Lisa Hallstrom. 

    The team is holding a raffle now to benefit Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  The raffle is being drawn Sunday, August 17, 2014.  The prizes are a Ruger American 30-06 Rifle with Redfield 3-9 scope, two tickets to the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway September 21, 2014, two Boston Red Sox tickets, a Keurig Machine, two tickets to the Jay Peak water park, a gift pack from the Morse Farm Sugarhouse, a gallon of maple syrup and $250 cash. 

    You can also learn more by visiting Hallstrom-Motorsports.com.

    If you would like more information, contact Lisa Hallstrom at Hallstrom Motorsports, 802-485-4240 or e-mail contact@hallstrom-motorsports.com.  

  • 07 31 14

    Camp Ta-Kum-Ta's Summer Program

    Our signature summer program is a week-long session where kids partake in traditional camp activities and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities!

     

  • 08 01 14

    Camp Ta-Kum-Ta's Summer Program

    Our signature summer program is a week-long session where kids partake in traditional camp activities and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities!

     

  • 08 02 14

    Camp Ta-Kum-Ta's Summer Program

    Our signature summer program is a week-long session where kids partake in traditional camp activities and once-in-a-lifetime opportunities!

     

  • 08 07 14

    Shawn Fleury Raises Money for TKT at Thunder Road

     

    Hallstrom Motorsports, a late model racing team which fields the #1 Toyota Camry with driver Shawn Fleury are planning a season long charity fundraising campaign to support Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.

    The Kids Are #1 Fund is a fund set up by Hallstrom Motorsports to raise money for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta, a year-round camp for children who have or have had cancer here in Vermont and up-state New York.

    “Our goal is to raise $5,000 for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  We are privileged to do what we do weekly at Thunder Road International Speedway, Barre, Vermont, and we want to share that experience with the Ta-Kum-Ta kids,” said Lisa Hallstrom. 

    The team is holding a raffle now to benefit Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  The raffle is being drawn Sunday, August 17, 2014.  The prizes are a Ruger American 30-06 Rifle with Redfield 3-9 scope, two tickets to the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway September 21, 2014, two Boston Red Sox tickets, a Keurig Machine, two tickets to the Jay Peak water park, a gift pack from the Morse Farm Sugarhouse, a gallon of maple syrup and $250 cash. 

    You can also learn more by visiting Hallstrom-Motorsports.com.

    If you would like more information, contact Lisa Hallstrom at Hallstrom Motorsports, 802-485-4240 or e-mail contact@hallstrom-motorsports.com.  

  • 08 09 14

    Camp Ta-Kum-Ta's 6th Annual Lobster Bake

    Maine Lobster Bake, Music and Dancing!

    Takes place at Camp Ta-Kum-Ta

    Tickets: $125/person or $1,000 for table of Eight

    Fresh Maine Lobster, Steamers, Steak, VT Native Corn, Salads & Dessert, Beer and Wine included. 

    5:00pm Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction
    6:15pm Lobster Feast
    7:00pm Music and Dancing - Top Hat Entertainment

    You can buy your tickets by contacting Hattie at 802-372-5863 or hattie@takumta.org

     

    Thank you to our sponsors: 
    Snowfarm Vineyards, NBT Bank, Otter Creek & Wolavers, McCracken Tent Rentals, PAR Springer- Miller Systems, SilverCloud Designs, TRU Spirits, Top Hat Entertainment, Donald L. Hamlin Consulting Engineers, Vermont Systems

  • 08 09 14

    Anthony "Chuckie" Rosa Memorial Ride

    Memorial ride through Champlain Islands, leaving Swanton Municipal and returing to Swanton Municipal for a BBQ. Motorcycle slow rate. 50/50 Raffle.  T-shirts on sale - can be purchased through Kory or at the event.

    Location:

    Swanton Municipal, 120 First Street, Swanton, VT, 05488

    Contact Kory Gover for more information:

    Phone: 802-309-0601

    Email: kory_gover@yahoo.com

  • 08 14 14

    Shawn Fleury Raises Money for TKT at Thunder Road

     

    Hallstrom Motorsports, a late model racing team which fields the #1 Toyota Camry with driver Shawn Fleury are planning a season long charity fundraising campaign to support Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.

    The Kids Are #1 Fund is a fund set up by Hallstrom Motorsports to raise money for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta, a year-round camp for children who have or have had cancer here in Vermont and up-state New York.

    “Our goal is to raise $5,000 for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  We are privileged to do what we do weekly at Thunder Road International Speedway, Barre, Vermont, and we want to share that experience with the Ta-Kum-Ta kids,” said Lisa Hallstrom. 

    The team is holding a raffle now to benefit Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  The raffle is being drawn Sunday, August 17, 2014.  The prizes are a Ruger American 30-06 Rifle with Redfield 3-9 scope, two tickets to the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway September 21, 2014, two Boston Red Sox tickets, a Keurig Machine, two tickets to the Jay Peak water park, a gift pack from the Morse Farm Sugarhouse, a gallon of maple syrup and $250 cash. 

    You can also learn more by visiting Hallstrom-Motorsports.com.

    If you would like more information, contact Lisa Hallstrom at Hallstrom Motorsports, 802-485-4240 or e-mail contact@hallstrom-motorsports.com.  

  • 08 15 14

    Kicks for a Cure

    Oakledge Park, Burlington

    10 teams will once again battle it out for the Golden Cleat! Our 5th Annual Kickball tournament will take place on August 15th at Oakledge Park (upper shelter). We will be grilling at 4; games will start at 5:30 pm. BYOB! Get your co-workers together or join up with another business. 

    Creative uniforms are strongly encouraged. Don't have a team but still looking to network? If you’re new to the area and want to meet people, there’s no better way than an old fashioned kick ball game and BBQ. Feel free to come cheer on the teams. A percentage of the proceeds will go to Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.

    Team: $195 (10 – 20 players)

    Includes: BBQ

    https://www.facebook.com/events/250794588438747/

  • 08 21 14

    Shawn Fleury Raises Money for TKT at Thunder Road

     

    Hallstrom Motorsports, a late model racing team which fields the #1 Toyota Camry with driver Shawn Fleury are planning a season long charity fundraising campaign to support Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.

    The Kids Are #1 Fund is a fund set up by Hallstrom Motorsports to raise money for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta, a year-round camp for children who have or have had cancer here in Vermont and up-state New York.

    “Our goal is to raise $5,000 for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  We are privileged to do what we do weekly at Thunder Road International Speedway, Barre, Vermont, and we want to share that experience with the Ta-Kum-Ta kids,” said Lisa Hallstrom. 

    The team is holding a raffle now to benefit Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  The raffle is being drawn Sunday, August 17, 2014.  The prizes are a Ruger American 30-06 Rifle with Redfield 3-9 scope, two tickets to the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway September 21, 2014, two Boston Red Sox tickets, a Keurig Machine, two tickets to the Jay Peak water park, a gift pack from the Morse Farm Sugarhouse, a gallon of maple syrup and $250 cash. 

    You can also learn more by visiting Hallstrom-Motorsports.com.

    If you would like more information, contact Lisa Hallstrom at Hallstrom Motorsports, 802-485-4240 or e-mail contact@hallstrom-motorsports.com.  

  • 08 28 14

    Shawn Fleury Raises Money for TKT at Thunder Road

     

    Hallstrom Motorsports, a late model racing team which fields the #1 Toyota Camry with driver Shawn Fleury are planning a season long charity fundraising campaign to support Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.

    The Kids Are #1 Fund is a fund set up by Hallstrom Motorsports to raise money for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta, a year-round camp for children who have or have had cancer here in Vermont and up-state New York.

    “Our goal is to raise $5,000 for Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  We are privileged to do what we do weekly at Thunder Road International Speedway, Barre, Vermont, and we want to share that experience with the Ta-Kum-Ta kids,” said Lisa Hallstrom. 

    The team is holding a raffle now to benefit Camp Ta-Kum-Ta.  The raffle is being drawn Sunday, August 17, 2014.  The prizes are a Ruger American 30-06 Rifle with Redfield 3-9 scope, two tickets to the Sylvania 300 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway September 21, 2014, two Boston Red Sox tickets, a Keurig Machine, two tickets to the Jay Peak water park, a gift pack from the Morse Farm Sugarhouse, a gallon of maple syrup and $250 cash. 

    You can also learn more by visiting Hallstrom-Motorsports.com.

    If you would like more information, contact Lisa Hallstrom at Hallstrom Motorsports, 802-485-4240 or e-mail contact@hallstrom-motorsports.com.  

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