Legacy Campout



Sponsored by Mercersburg Summer Programs as part of


Saturday, June 11 (5 p.m.) to Sunday, June 12, 2022 (9 a.m.) 

All children and grandchildren of alumni are invited to experience a night at Mercersburg sponsored by Mercersburg Summer Programs. The Legacy Campout will feature dinner, games, music, s'mores, and a campfire. The campout will be held on back campus, and tents and sleeping bags will be provided. Pick-up will take place in Ford Hall during breakfast the next morning. Legacy Campout is offered free of charge to children ages 8-12, regardless of whether their parent or grandparent is participating in Reunion Weekend 2022. All alumni are encouraged to have their children or grandchildren participate in this special legacy event!

You can register for the Legacy Campout as a part of the reunion registration form found on the
Reunion Weekend webpage.


Schedule of Events

Saturday, June 11

5 p.m. (FIRM)

Participant Drop Off, Simon Student Center

5:30 p.m.

Name Games / Icebreakers, Tippetts Beach

6 p.m. 

Dinner (catered by Mama’s), Tippetts Beach/Common Room

6:45 p.m. 

Tie-Dye Camp Shirts, Tippetts Beach

7:30 p.m.

Gym Time - M&M / Endzone, Plantz Courts/Wrestling Room

Open Gym

8:15 p.m.

Turtle Races / Water Wars,  Lloyd Aquatic Center

9:30 p.m. 

Flashlight Tag, Soccer Fields

10 p.m.

Campfire and Smores, Gazebo

10:30 p.m. 

Lights Out, Gazebo

Sunday, June 12

7:30–8 a.m. 

Wake Up and Pack Up, Gazebo

8 a.m. 


9 a.m. (FIRM)

Breakfast, Ford Hall


Pickup, Ford Hall

Packing List

  • Swimsuit
  • Flashlight
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Change of Clothes
  • Pillow
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste


Mercersburg Academy Summer Programs is all about fun!

Mercersburg Summer Programs are co-ed, with both day and overnight options for kids and teens ages 8-17.
More than 1,000 kids gather here between June and August to enjoy our programs. No matter what your interests are, there is a Mercersburg Summer Program for you!