What to Bring

Dr. Bill Neches Heart Camp for Kids 2017 will be held the week before Father's Day and end on Saturday, June 17, 2017. Please check back for the beginning date and arrival time!

Directions to Camp Kon-O-Kwee

From Pittsburgh, take Route 19 north (to Zelienople) or Route 79 north to exit 83 (Evans City), make left, then follow 19 north to Zelienople.

Turn West (left) off of Route 19 at the Hotel Kaufmann on Routes 288 and 588.

Follow Route 588 west 5 miles to Camp entrance.

If traveling by Pennsylvania Turnpike, use Exit 28 (Cranberry/Perry Hwy), then proceed north on Route 19 as instructed above.

What to Bring

  • Sleeping bag or bed roll (sheets & blankets)
  • Pillow
  • Towel and washcloth
  • Personal Hygiene items
  • Laundry bag
  • Clothing for 4 days, (be sure to include warm clothing for evenings)
  • Warm pajamas
  • Raincoat or poncho
  • Waterproof boots, socks (required daily), mid-calf
  • Shoes – 2 pair, tennis shoes preferably
  • Swimsuit, beach towel, suntan lotion
  • Hat
  • Flashlight
  • Bug repellant
  • Backpack or small duffel bag


  • Camera/Softball Glove/Activity for quiet time
  • Please be sure your name is on your clothing and equipment
  • Use tags of laundry marker

Dr. Bill Neches Heart Camp for Kids logo

Counselor holding girl's hands

Making special friends

Group of teen girls

Having fun at Heart Camp

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