CALENDAR OF EVENTS - 2018

  • June 17 - 23: SIBLINGS - well children with a chronically ill sibling
  • June 24 - 30: NEURO - epilepsy & neurological disorders
  • July 1 - 7: CANCER - leukemia & other cancers, JRA  
  • July 8 - 14: SPINA BIFIDA - spinal cord disorders & injuries
  • July 15 - 21: KIDS - well children with a chronically ill parent
  • July 22 - 28: HEMOPHILIA - blood disorders, von Willbrand's & Turner’s
  • July 29 - Aug 4: Sickle Cell - Administered by Piedmont Health Services; information call 336.274.1507
  • Aug 10 - 12: Eighth Annual ALUMNI WEEKEND: An invitation-only event for former campers with limited mobility (Spina Bifida and MD/MS, for example) and those with developmental delays

ARCHIVE - 2017

  • March 4: Elks Gala
  • April 8: Camp Clean-Up Day
  • April 22: 15th Annual Chili Championship
  • April 29: Color Me Carefree 5k Color Run & One-Mile Walk
  • TBD Mandatory Summer Staff Orientation 
  • June 18 - 24: SIBLINGS - well children with a chronically ill sibling
  • June 25 - July 1: NEURO - epilepsy & neurological disorders
  • July 2 - July 8: CANCER - leukemia & other cancers, JRA  
  • July 9 - 15: SPINA BIFIDA - spinal cord disorders & injuries
  • July 16 - 22: KIDS - well children with a chronically ill parent
  • July 23 - 29: HEMOPHILIA - blood disorders, von Willbrand's & Turner’s
  • July 30 - Aug 4: SICKLE CELL
  • Aug 11 - 13: Seventh Annual Alumni Weekend
  • Oct 21: Horrorfest Halloween - Camp Carefree Fundraiser! Elks Lodge 449 in Winston-Salem

ARCHIVE - 2016

  • Jan 23: Carefree Fun Run
  • Feb 6: Elks Mardi Gras Gala
  • April 9: Camp Clean-Up Day!
  • April 9: "Color Me Carefree" color run in Eden
  • April 16: Annual Chili Cook-off, hosted by Piedmont Pepper Pod of N.C.
  • June 17 & 18 MANDATORY SUMMER STAFF ORIENTATION
  • June 19 - 25: SIBLINGS
  • June 26 - July 2: NEURO 
  • July 3 - July 9: CANCER   
  • July 10 - 16: SPINA BIFIDA
  • July 17 - 23: KIDS 
  • July 24 - 30: HEMOPHILIA 
  • July 31 - Aug 6: SICKLE CELL 
  • Aug 12 - 14: Sixth Annual Alumni Weekend
  • Dec. 3: Stokesdale Tree Lighting, 6 pm
  • Dec 10: Stokesdale Christmas Parade 

ARCHIVE - 2015

  • Feb 7 @ 7pm: N.C. Elks Annual Gala - Mardi Gras theme! 
  • April 11: Color Me Carefree 5K Charity run in Eden
  • April 18: Annual Chili Cookoff, hosted by Piedmont Pepper Pod of N.C.
  • June 19, 4pm - June 20, 12pm: MANDATORY SUMMER STAFF ORIENTATION
  • June 21 - 27: SIBLINGS
  • June 28 – July 4: NEURO 
  • July 5 - 11: CANCER 
  • July 12 - 18: SPINA BIFIDA
  • July 19 - 25: KIDS
  • July 26 – Aug 1: HEMOPHILIA 
  • Aug 2 - 7: SICKLE CELL -  information call 336.274.1507
  • Aug 14 -16: Fifth Annual ALUMNI WEEKEND
  • Aug 15: High Point Elks Summer Fundraiser
  • Oct. 3: Madison Heritage Festival

ARCHIVE - 2014

  • March 1: N.C. Elks' Prom-Theme Dance Gala Benefiting Camp Carefree
  • April 26: Piedmont Pepper Pod's Annual Chili Cookoff 
  • June 14: "Friends Helping Friends" Golf Tournament at Winding Creek Golf Course
  • June 14: SUMMER STAFF ORIENTATION
  • June 15 - 21: SIBLINGS
  • June 22 - 28: NEURO 
  • June 29 - July 5: CANCER                     
  • July 6 - 12: SPINA BIFIDA
  • July 13 - 19: KIDS
  • July 20 - 26: HEMOPHILIA
  • July 27 - Aug 1: SICKLE CELL -  information call 336.274.1507
  • Aug 2: Annual N.C. Elks Motorcycle Charity Ride for Camp! 
  • Sept 5 - 7: Brain Injury Association - information call 919.833.9634
  • Sept. 12 - 14: Fourth Annual ALUMNI WEEKEND

ARCHIVE - 2013

  • June 14: SUMMER STAFF ORIENTATION
  • June 16 - 22: SIBLINGS
  • June 23 - 29:NEURO
  • June 30-July 6: CANCER                    
  • July 7 - 13: SPINA BIFIDA
  • July 14 - 20: KIDS
  • July 21 - 27: HEMOPHILIA
  • July 28 - Aug 2: SICKLE CELL
  • Aug 4 -  9: MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY
  • Aug 17:  N.C. Elks 2013 Annual Motorcycle Ride
  • Aug 16-18:  Third Annual ALUMNI WEEKEND

ARCHIVE - 2012

  • March 16:  51st Annual Reidsville Kiwanis Club Pancake Supper
  • March 17:  Benefit Concert at New Garden Friends School
  • March 31: NC Elks Spring Gala for Camp Carefree
  • April 21:  8th Annual CampCarefree Chili Cookoff
  • June 14:  SUMMER STAFF ORIENTATION
  • June 17 - 23:  SIBLINGS
  • June 24 - 30: NEURO
  • July 1 - 7: CANCER                 
  • July 8 - 14: SPINA BIFIDA
  • July 15 - 21: KIDS
  • July 22 - 28: HEMOPHILIA + von Willbrand's & Turner syndrome
  • July 29 - Aug 3: SICKLE CELL
  • Aug 4: 8th Annual Motorcycle Ride & Raffle sponsored by Greensboro Elks & NC State Elks Association
  • Aug 4 - 10:  MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY  
  • Aug 18 - 21:  Wyndham Championship at Sedgefield Country Club
  • Sept 7-9:  Second Annual Alumni Weekend
  • Nov 23:  Eden Christmas Parade
  • Dec 15: Madison Christmas Parade
  • Dec 22: Staff Christmas Party, 6pm at the Barn

ARCHIVE - 2011

  • April 16:  7th Annual Camp Carefree Chili Cookoff
  • June 19 - 25:  SIBLINGS
  • June 26 - July 2:  NUERO
  • July 3 - 9: CANCER
  • July 9: Summerfield BBQ Charity Rib Roast
  • July 10 - 16: SPINA BIFIDA 
  • July 17 - 23: KIDS 
  • July 24 - 30: HEMOPHILIA 
  • July 31 - Aug 5: SICKLE CELL
  • Aug 7 - 12: MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY
  • Aug 27: N.C. Elks Motorcycle Ride
  • Sept 9-11: Alumni Weekend for former campers