Creative Arts

Welcome to Creative Arts!

There’s a creative adventure awaiting you at Camp — yes, it’s your turn for 8 days in the serene and rejuvenating environment on Long Lake. Come participate in a spectrum of classes and activities, working, growing, laughing, and making friends with spiritually-minded, supportive teachers and students. Whether you think of yourself as “creative” or not, you are welcome in these classes. They’re geared toward exploring or advancing in something new or familiar — all taught by highly qualified instructors who are also Christian Scientists. Come to Creative Arts. It’s 8 days that will enrich your life!

If a class that you would like to take is full, send an email to Deb Hensley to be added to the waitlist.

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Meet the Director

Deb Hensley

The magic of Creative Arts Camp landed on my shoulder when Danis called several years ago to ask me about teaching vocal improvisation. "Wow," I said, "what a lovely opportunity. Sure--I’d love to."

After arriving at Camp that first summer, however, I quickly realized this was not just another teaching opportunity, but a truly unique place. Folks were not only flexing new, creative muscles but living Christian Science in the process. Indeed, because the practice of Christian Science is the heart and soul of Creative Arts at Camp, I knew it was something I wanted to be part of.

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I can't tell you how much that week meant to me. I know you've heard it from everyone by now, but truly, it was grand. The elevated atmosphere — always natural...the camaraderie...the meals on the deck (and the weather!)...AND — the writing! I made a major breakthrough during my time there, and I'm convinced it was because I gave it all over to Mind — how could I not, what with every morning beginning with testimonies of gratitude, sending us off to our respective venues with nourished hearts?

Artist In Residence

Had a beautiful, growing, loving time. Great art making, conversations, music…all a joy — very grateful! Teachers — the best, patient, knowledgeable, talented, inspiring. I learned lots, had fun!!


Very knowledgeable teachers who have lots of experience in their mediums, and were very encouraging, helpful, and willing to share.


It’s a remarkable experience, a great value, and a wonderful group of people in a gorgeous setting. How terrific to give the arts center stage for a week!


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