FAQs

What is Hammo?

The annual New England Synod youth gathering

When is the Hammo event?

This year Hammo is Sept 7th-9th

Where am I staying?

Since Hammo will be held at Camp Calumet again this year, the areas that groups will be staying will be different. There will be two choices: traditional tent camping or beds (cabins or tent platforms). Boys and girls will be housed in separate lodging. All lodging for the Hammo event will be secured through Hammo registration; if you have any questions email the planning team at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please do not contact Camp Calumet directly for any Hammo-related questions

Do I need to bring food?

You get to decide! There are meal options. Participation will be BY YOUTH GROUP, not by individual. Here are the options:

- No meals (bring your own)

- Saturday AND Sunday breakfast: $9/person

- Saturday lunch AND dinner: $14/person

- All four meals (Saturday 3 meals, Sunday breakfast): $23/person

 What if it rains?

We will not melt

How much is this event?

Pricing for Hammo 2018 will be updated soon!

Are there any rules I should know about?

Yes! In the Getting Ready section of the website there are Important Downloads. We recommend that you print a copy of the rules and go over them with your group when you arrive

What if I have other questions?

PLEASE read the Getting Ready section of this website. It details everything you will need to prepare for this event. If you still have questions after reading, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.