Meanderings: Enter Our Costume Contest

If your past couple of weeks have been anything like ours, I bet all of this snow has been making you look forward to summer.  We can’t wait to put on our Hero costumes, step outside into the world of Sidleterra, and forget all about shoveling our...

Meanderings: Join our Innovation Lab

We have exciting news:  Very soon, Guard Up will be providing a space for our instructors to tryout new ideas, playtest different games, and discover new ways to entertain and educate.  We will be calling this space our “Innovation...

Meanderings: Meet Our Consultants

Our Guardian Adventures and educational Summer Camps explore various cultures of the world.  This year, through the summer of 2017, we will be presenting the oral history of a small number of Native American tribes. We are very pleased to have professional...

Search for a New Leader

There comes a time in every company’s existence when the founder realizes that it’s time to ease out of the leadership position and make room for someone who can guide the company to the next level.  Knowing that this time is approaching for my company, I wanted...

Urgent: Camper Parents Please Read

A week ago, we were contacted by the second largest media content distributor in the world, Upworthy, asking us if they could distribute our video about how we worked with Claudia Fox Tree to portray the Arawak Native American oral history in our Day of the Dead...

Meanderings: Here’s What You Can Do

“Where were you when I was a kid?”  This is probably the most common phrase we hear from parents as they walk through our Castle gates for the first time. We’ve even been thinking about getting an engraved plaque with that phrase on it, to mount...

Meanderings: On Being a Hero in Real Life

Being a Hero for a summer changes people. We know from experience, and we know from the scientific study we took part in a few years ago, that “acting” as your Hero self helps you become that Hero in all aspects of your life. For this reason, lesson...

Camp Newsletter List

At Guardian Castle, we don’t just go out of our way to make your Hero happy- we want to make sure you’re happy too. That’s why we love hearing your feedback, and we take it to heart.  We know that there are those of you who live out of-state (or...

Meanderings: Your Hero’s Story

As we move further into January, we at Guardian Castle start thinking more and more about the 2017 Camp Season. January is a big month for us, as campers and their families realize that it’s already the New Year, and decide that our camp is where they want to...

Meanderings: Resolve to Unplug

And we’re back! Guardian Castle re-opens today, and we are excited to see you all back in classes. We hope you had a wonderful and relaxing Holiday week, and wish you a successful start to the New Year. Every January, the fresh start of the New Year brings...