Explore the history of Kamp Kontent by checking out the newspaper articles below (look for the highlighted sections). If you or someone you know attended Kamp Kontent we would love to hear from you. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Send photos too!
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Democrate and Chronicle
Sunday, July 11th 1926
“In response to daily inquiries received at the Baptist Temple office regarding the summer camp established by the church, announcement is made that Kamp Kontent is open to persons of all denominations. Persons without church affiliations are welcome to this attractive vacation spot overlooking Conesus Lake.”
Avon NY Herald News
Thursday, July 11th 1952
“Kamp Kontent, which is owned and operated by the Baptist Temple of Rochester, provides camping periods for all age groups of the church young people and their friends.”
Geneseo NY Livingston Republican
Thursday, December 25th 1969
“Appeal by Francis G. Lill, appellant, from a decision of the Town Planning Board, and application for permission to grant a variance of lot sizes on the Lake Front and to make camp sites of the remaining property at 383 West Lake Road, known as Kamp Kontent, on property located at 383 West Lake Rd., bounded on the East by Lake, South by Strang, West by Batzing,and North by Maxwell, in the Town of Geneseo, Livingston County, New York.”