Meet Our Hero Leaders

Read on to learn more about the fun and skilled Hero Leaders who will be looking after your Heroes this year at Overnight and Quest Camp! They are all very excited to work with your Zee Corp Zombie Hunter, Mystical Mage, or Battle-Ready Knight. You might see their...

Meanderings: Try Something New

We all know the feeling of being “stuck in a rut”… It feels like nothing will ever be new and exciting, and we are doomed live the same experiences over and over again. What can you do when the wheel of monotony just keeps turning? The answer is...

Tenets of a Hero: Compassion

This is the third and final Meanderings exploring the 3 Tenets of a Hero, which also happen to be our company‚Äôs values:  Courage, Honor, and Compassion.  As mentioned before, we try to help the Heroes in our educational adventures define each of these three...

Tenets of a Hero: Honor

This is part 2 of a 3 part Meanderings where I am presenting my personal view of the 3 Tenets of a Hero: Courage, Honor, and Compassion.  Last week, I wrote about Courage.  This week I share with you my perspective on Honor.  Please note that in our...

Tenets of a Hero: Courage

Along with our company Mission, our company Values help to direct our decisions around our operations.  Our Values are the same as the 3 Tenets of a Hero:  Courage, Honor, and Compassion.  We teach our heroes that these tenets can help guide them in...

Meanderings: Stories For The Ages

This Meanderings was written by Shawna, our Camp Director   As the Camp Director of Wizards and Warriors, every registration that comes in gets me excited.  I love learning who we are going to interact with, help develop, and teach this summer.  Even...

Meanderings: When They’re Scared

New experiences are scary. We all remember moments when we’ve had to deal with that fear: Applying for college, going into our first job interview, moving into a new home… But there’s a chance your young Hero hasn’t had many new experiences...

Heroes Need Your Help

You remember your Hero’s first day at Guard Up, whether it was at Camp, an Adventure Night, or their first class at Guardian Castle. You might remember their look of joy when they realized that they’ve found a community of kids who are just like them. You...

Meanderings: How to Bring our Camp to You

Ever since the NPR article about our summer camps came out, we have been getting phone call after phone call of families all over the country, asking if we have locations outside of Massachusetts. Unfortunately, we aren’t quite there yet, but we never like...

Meanderings: Apology

Written by Meghan Gardner In my work with Hospice, I have learned that people nearing the end of life talk most about 3 things: Their accomplishments (and if they feel open enough, their mistakes) Their loved ones Their regrets When people who are dying speak of their...