Past Events

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Finding Nemo

Saturday, August 30th, 2014 
Fun Zone open from 5-7:30pm
Movie starting around 7:30pm

Bring family and friends, a blanket and low-back chairs to Camp CaHiTo for a night of fun activities and an outdoor movie presentation.

There will be activities running in the Fun Zone; including art projects, temporary tattoo station, and archery. Wristbands for the Fun Zone can be purchased for $7 at the event.

Food and beverage sales will be available into the first half hour of the film presentation, including fresh movie style popcorn, hot dogs, nachos, drinks, candy and more.


CaHiTo Spooktacular

Saturday, October 5th, 2013 from 3:30pm-8:00pm

This Halloween Seasons come to our CaHiTo Spooktacular with the whole family! We will have a CaHiTo Pumpkin Patch and decorating, a child friendly Haunted Trail, carnival games for ghoulish goodies, costume contest, family movies, spooky crafts, face painting, food, music, a bonfire and so much more. Entrance into the CaHiTo Spooktacular is $3 for kids and $5 for adults, with pumpkins available for purchase. Our child friendly Haunted Trail will be $5 a person, other activities and food will be sold at a nominal fee. The CaHiTo Spooktacular is located at Camp CaHiTo – Camp Fire SD, 3101 Balboa Drive, San Diego, CA 92103. For more information visitwww.cahitospooktacular.org. For a printable flier click here.


 

Encinitas Elks Charity BBQ benefiting Camp Fire SD

Saturday, July 13th from 12pm-6pm
Sunday, July 14th from 10am-5pm

@ the Encinitas Elks Lodge 1393 Windsor Drive Cardiff, CA 92007

*Games*Dunk Tank*Food*Music*More*
Buy your tickets at the door for the All You Can Eat Dinner or Breakfast.
Italian Dinner $12.00 Sat. July, 13th 5pm-8pm or Breakfast Buffet $10.00 Sun. July, 14th 9am-12pm. For more information please call 619-291-8985.

Download our Flyer and SAVE! Click here

All proceeds will help rebuild the Camp Fire Camp CaHiTo Snack Shack


 

Family Meet & Greet Picnic

Saturday, May 25th 11am-2pm

New and Returning Camper Families pack a picnic and enjoy a day at Camp Fire Camp CaHiTo, come see what makes us so great on Saturday, May 25th between 11:00am to 2:00pm. Koa, Birdman, Fox, and Meadow will be at the Facility for On-site registration, tours, and to answer all questions you might have. There will also be a special arts & crafts project for your campers to enjoy. Food will be available for purchase at a nominal fee at the Snack Shack. For more info call 619-291-8985 or emailkchamberlain@campfiresdi.org


March 27th, 2013 starting at 5:30pm

Camp Fire Annual Meeting and Dinner

2013 Annual Meeting and Dinner Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 5:30 pm – No Host Bar/Socializing 6:00 pm – Dinner Buffet $30.00 per adult $15.00 per child Acapulco – Mexican Restaurant and Cantina El Pueblo Room, Level 3 2467 Juan St, San Diego, CA 92110 Parking on Level 4 & 5. Kindly RSVP by March 15th, 2013 visit Brown Paper Tickets at http://bpt.me/336021.


 

February 14th, 2013

Valentine’s Day Parent’s Night Out!

Go enjoy your night of fun, and the kids will enjoy theirs! The $40.00 per child fee includes. Dinner, Crafts, Games, Movie, Dessert and FUN! The hours for our event are 6:00pm to 9:30pm. Sign up today click here


 

CaHiTo Spooktacular

Saturday, October 20th, 2012 from 4:00pm-8:00pm

This Halloween Seasons come to our CaHiTo Spooktacular with the whole family! We will have a CaHiTo Pumpkin Patch, a child friendly Haunted Trail, carnival games for ghoulish goodies, pumpkin Carving Stations with purchase of a CaTiTo Pumpkin, face painting, food, music, a bonfire and so much more. Entrance into the CaHiTo Spooktacular is $1 for kids and $2 for adults, with pumpkins available for purchase. Our child friendly Haunted Trail will be $5 a person, other activites and food will be sold at a nominal fee. The CaHiTo Spooktacular is located at Camp CaHiTo – Camp Fire SDI, 3101 Balboa Drive, San Diego, CA 92103. For more information visitwww.cahitospooktacular.org. For a printable flier click here.


 

Family Meet & Greet Picnic

Saturday, May 19th 11:00am – 2:00pm

New and Returning Camper Families pack a picnic and enjoy a day at Camp CaHiTo, come see what makes us so great on Saturday, May 19th between 11:00am to 2:00pm. Jewels and Staff will be at the facility for On-site registration, tours, and to answer all questions you might have. There will also be a special arts & crafts project for your campers to enjoy.


 

PLANT for CaHiTo

TBD in May 2012

Come out and help Camp CaHiTo grow from 10am to 1pm. We will be planting and decorating in the newly built learning sensory garden, and fixing up some of the trails and Challenge Course. Camp CaHiTo will be providing lunch, snacks and drinks for all those who come out and help.

What to bring:

        • Yourself and a friend
        • Wear some clothes you can get a little dirty
        • Closed toe shoes
        • Some gardening gloves, if you have them
        • Sunscreen
        • Hat
        • Water bottle

Please invite your friends and family and RSVP to Jewels at info@campfiresdi.org.

Camp Fire is happily accepting any gardening donation’s including; tools, seeds, plants, bulbs, fertilizer, top soil, etc. Camp Fire is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


 

Absolutely Incredible Kids Day: Camp Fire USA’s annual, award-winning, national call to action

March 17, 2012

What’s so absolutely incredible?

Kids. They’re absolutely incredible. And each year on the third Thursday in March (March 17, 2012), Camp Fire USA wants parents and adults everywhere to let kids know just how amazing and valuable they are.

Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® is a national letter-writing campaign where kids receive letters of support, love and encouragement from parents and adults. It only takes a few minutes to jot a note that will be remembered and appreciated for a lifetime. The positive impact of these letters on kids is what Absolutely Incredible Kid Day® is all about.


 

Ignite Gala: Fire Ball…Fiesta at the SD Women’s Club

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Join us for a fun, festive evening of entertainment including delicious and unique food, beverages, silent auction, raffle, music and dancing. The Fire Ball Gala benefits Camp Cahito and other Camp Fire SDI programs. Pre-reserved tickets are $55 per individual, tables will be $500 for 10 individuals, or purchase at the door for $65 per individual. To RSVP contact Vicki Vaughn 619-992-7849


 

Little Stars at CaHiTo

Sunday, February 12th from 10:00am to 12:00pm

Come join us for a morning of fun at CaHiTo, for families with children 3-5 years old ONLY please. Families will create their own Valentine themed nature craft. Afterwards the children will play cooperative games and take flight on our Nitro Swing while parents can sip coffee and learn about our club programming and outdoor education opportunities. Finally, we will wrap up the day with picnic lunches(please pack your own) and of course a day at camp wouldn’t be complete without S’mores(provided by us). Call to 619-291-8985 or email Pinecone at ldrew@campfiresdi.org, space is limited RSVP today. The cost is $5 per child or adult, at least one adult and child per family.


 

PLANT for CaHiTo

Sunday, May 22nd, 2011

Come out and help Camp CaHiTo grow this Sunday, May 22nd from 10am to 1pm. We will be planting and decorating in the newly built learning sensory garden, and fixing up some of the trails and Challenge Course. Camp CaHiTo will be providing lunch, snacks and drinks for all those who come out and help.

What to bring:

        • Yourself and a friend
        • Wear some clothes you can get a little dirty
        • Closed toe shoes
        • Some gardening gloves, if you have them
        • Sunscreen
        • Hat
        • Water bottle

Please invite your friends and family and RSVP to Jewels at info@campfiresdi.org.

Camp Fire is happily accepting any gardening donation’s including; tools, seeds, plants, bulbs, fertilizer, top soil, etc. Camp Fire USA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


 

Parent Meet & Greet

Come by our Camp CaHiTo location in Balboa Park tomorrow Tuesday, May 24th between 12:00pm to 7:30pm and become familiar with our facility. Jewels, Camp Director and Pinecone, Assistant Camp Director will be on-hand to answer any questions you might have, help with On-Site On-line Registration, and take you on tours of our facility.

If you have any questions please email Jewels at jpetty@campfiresdi.orgor call 619-291-8985


 

Archery 101

Tuesday, May 31st

2 Sessions to choose from, each session runs for 1.5hr long. Learn Archery skills in a small setting, or refresh before Summer begins. During Archery 101 archers will learn how to hold a bow properly, notch an arrow, how to shoot, aim and more; sessions will be adjusted to your archers skill level. Available for children 5 years and up.

Cost: Camp Fire Members are FREE & Non-Members are $5

    • Session 1: 3pm-4:30pm
    • Session 2: 5pm-6:30pm

RSVP to attend by emailing Jewels at info@campfiresdi.org


 

2nd Annual Birthday BBQ & Bon Fire

Saturday, July 30th, 2011 from 3:00pm-7:00pm

Come celebrate Camp Fire USA’s Birthday with the whole family at Camp Cahito’s 2nd Annual Birthday BBQ & Bon Fire. There will be games, booths and food available for a nominal fee. Activities include making stick ponies, duck pond draw, cake walks, relay races, western music,, bon fire and smores. Admission is $1 for kids and $2 for adults.


 

Archery 101 Session II

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011 from 4:00pm-5:30pm

Learn Archery skills in a small setting, or refresh your skills; the session runs for 1.5hr. During Archery 101 archers will learn how to hold a bow properly, notch an arrow, how to shoot, aim and more; sessions will be adjusted to your archers skill level. Available for children 5 years and up.

Cost: Camp Fire Members are FREE & Non-Members are $5

RSVP to attend by emailing Jewels at info@campfiresdi.org


 

Fiesta Fundraiser

Saturday, August 13, 2011 from 7pm – 10pm @ El Corazon Senior Center 33302 Senior Center Drive Oceanside Ca 92056

A Community Inspired Fundraising Event, Benefiting the Oceanside Camp Fire Youth Center. Come join us for great summer evening with Food, Dancing, Door Prizes, Silent Auctions and so much more!

Your help and support will permit Camp Fire USA to continue serving Oceanside’s low-income children to increase their options for a bright future and productive adulthood in our society. If you would like to donate, buy tickets or buy tickets for families who can not afford to attend please call us at 760-722-8318 or mail us at Camp Fire USA, Attn: Fiesta Fundraiser, 402 Brooks St, Oceanside CA, 92054 Admission is $25 a person. Click here for flyer.


 

Sunday in the Park

TBD

Mommy, daddy, grandma or grandpa and me, come out with your child and go on a scavenger hunt identifying bugs and animals, create a nature craft, make a plaster casting of an animal foot print, and each child will design their own original t-shirt. This is a unique experience for both the adult and child. With the help of their adult each child will learn to appreciate and understand animal life cycles, ecology, nature, conservation and more! To sign up please contact Camp Fire at info@campfiresdi.org. Admission is $15 for one adult plus one child.


 

Enchanted Forest Festival

Saturday, September 10th, 2011 from 11:00am-3:00pm

Calling all princesses, wizards, elves, unicorns, gnomes, dragons and pirates. Come in costume for crafts, games, music, storytelling and refreshments. Have a magical day in the Enchanted Forest at Camp CaHiTo. Admission is $1 for kids and $2 for adults.


 

Camp Fire SDI Rummage Sale

Saturday, September 17th from 12:00pm-3:00pm & Sunday, September 18th, from 8:00am-3:00pm

WOW! Antiques, collectibles, books, chairs, tables, bedding, paintings, and more available at the Camp Fire SDI Rummage Sale at Camp Cahito. Help support Camp Fire USA San Diego and Imperial Counties Council by coming out on Saturday and Sunday, September 17th and 18th. Have items to donate to Camp Fire for the Rummage Sale? Call 619-291-8985 or email info@campfiresdi.org


 

Camp Fire Club Meet & Greet

Thursday, September 22nd starting at 5:30pm

Pack your own family picnic and come out to Camp CaHiTo and learn more about Camp Fire Clubs. At 6:30pm the children will enjoy a movie and special camp dessert, while the parents will learn how easy it is to form Clubs. For more information call 619-291-8985, emailinfo@campfiresdi.org or visit our Club page click here. To download a flyer please click here.


 

CaHiTo Spooktacular

Saturday, October 22nd 2011 from 4:00pm-7:00pm

This Halloween Seasons come to our Cahito Spooktacular with the whole family! We will have a Cahito Pumpkin Patch, a child friendly Haunted Trail, carnival games for ghoulish goodies, pumpkin Carving Stations with purchase of a Cahito Pumpkin, face painting, food, music, a bonfire and so much more.