Kamp Kiwanis
Images from the 2022 Guild Arts Camp

Guild Arts Camp 2023

Over 80 children participated in the 2022 Guild Arts Camp in June. The week was full of special projects and wonderful memories!

Images from the 2022 Guild Arts Camp
Images from the 2022 Guild Arts Camp
Images from the 2022 Guild Arts Camp


Be a Kamp Kiwanis Counselor

Counselor applications are now available - Hurry, positions are limited

Applications are now being accepted for the position of Camp Counselor at the 2023 Kamp Kiwanis between 11 June and 1st July 2023, helping the campers achieve a meaningful recreational/educational experience.

Applications are also being sought for a Camp Head Counsellor. We are looking for the right person to lead the Camp in 2023. College Graduate prefered with an elementary school background.

Click here to download an application form for Camp Counsellor and Camp Head Counsellor
Be a part of this wonderful adventure
Make a difference in your community

Welcome to Kamp Kiwanis!

Started in 1928, Kamp Kiwanis has served thousands of children in Davidson County and given them opportunity to grow physically, mentally and spiritually.

Through support of the Kiwanis Club of Lexington, the Davidson County Fair, Corporate Sponsors and the support of people like YOU, this camp remains a shining light of hope to deserving children in our community.

Kamp Kiwanis is located on a 25 acre tract off of Ridge Road, next to Lake Tom-a-Lex, in Northern Davidson County.

Current Facilities include air-conditioned cabins for campers, Bathhouse, Swimming Pool, Waste Water Management System, Large Dining Hall and Kitchen, Bible Story Cabins, Hiking Trails, Ball field, Archery range and a Canoe Pond.
Welcome to Kamp Kiwanis!

  • Kamp Kiwanis provides a camping experience in a rustic setting for over 180 children in three, one-week sessions each summer.
  • Participating campers are selected by Davidson County Department of Social Services.
  • Campers learn skills of swimming, canoeing, archery, crafts, hygiene and other health matters.
  • Trained high school and college students interact with campers and serve as role models.
  • Members of the Kiwanis Club of Lexington visit daily to share meals, read to campers and provide instruction in crafts and athletics.
  • Local Church Youth Groups also interact with the children during their stay at camp.
  • Operating funds are provided through proceeds from the club’s operation of the annual Davidson County Agricultural Fair. 

Recent Additions

Recent additions to our facilities include “The Lonnie Davis Chapel by the Lake” and the new playground. 

The Lonnie Davis Chapel by the Lake is a beautiful outdoor worship facility for the campers. Donated by Jeanne Davis and Family in memory of Lonnie Davis, this facility can accommodate nearly 100 people. Our new Playground was donated by Kimberly-Clark along with gifts from the families of Jaybird McCrary and George Wynn was recently dedicated to honor the memory of these two great Kiwanians. It is already a big hit with our campers!

Kamp Kiwanis

Kiwanis Club Calendar


Thu Jun 30th, 2022
No Speaker- Lunch @Kiddie Kamp - kiddie Kamp lunch with kids


Thu Jul 7th, 2022
No Meeting- July 4 week - No Meeting- July 4 week
Thu Jul 14th, 2022
Craig Harmon 336-224-2565 (w) office@spnd.biz - TBD
Thu Jul 21st, 2022
Thu Jul 28th, 2022
Chuck Wall336-243-2156 (w) chuckwall@lexcominc.net - TBD


Thu Aug 4th, 2022
Thu Aug 11th, 2022
Matt Copley 336-250-4889 (c) mcopley@cllp.com - TBD
Thu Aug 18th, 2022
Mark Smith 336-249-4941 (w) marksteven@gwsmithlbr.com - TBD
Thu Aug 25th, 2022


Thu Sep 1st, 2022
Thu Sep 8th, 2022
Thu Sep 15th, 2022
Fair Prep- No Meeting - Fair Prep
Thu Sep 22nd, 2022
Fair Week- No Meeting - Fair Week
Thu Sep 29th, 2022
Vinnon Williams 336-249-7154 (w) 336-596-0504 © - Fair Recap meeting


Sat Oct 1st, 2022
New Kiwanis Year Begins - New Kiwanis year Begins
Thu Oct 6th, 2022
Roy McDonald 336-248-5104 (w) rmcdonald@bwspllc.com - TBD
Thu Oct 13th, 2022
Thu Oct 20th, 2022
Thu Oct 27th, 2022


Thu Nov 3rd, 2022
Daniel Beck 919-219-1173 (h) 919-219-1173(c) becknc@triad.rr.com - TBD
Thu Nov 10th, 2022
Thu Nov 17th, 2022
Thu Nov 24th, 2022


Thu Dec 1st, 2022
Gene Klump 336-239-2363 (c) gklump@ptmc.net - TBD
Tue Dec 6th, 2022
American Children's Home Christmas event-Tentative - Tentative- Am Children's Home
Thu Dec 15th, 2022
No Meeting - No Meeting
Thu Dec 22nd, 2022
No Meeting - No Meeting- Christmas Week
Thu Dec 29th, 2022
No Meeting - No Meeting
Kamp Kiwanis

Kiwanis International

Kiwanis is a global organization of volunteers dedicated to improving the world, one child and one community at a time. 

The Carolinas District of Kiwanis International covers both North Carolina and South Carolina with 175 plus clubs and over 6,000 members. 

Our Defining Statement: To assist the clubs to serve one child and one community at a time in the Carolinas District. 

Our Core Purpose and Values: To improve lives through fellowship in service. 

Our Vision: To be the leading civic organization providing service to others.

Our Mission: To offer service and leadership opportunities to those who desire to serve the needs of children, youth and adults in our communities.

The Foundation

The Foundation has been established as a 501C (3) charitable trust. The purpose is to establish an endowment fund, the earnings from which will be used to improve and maintain the property and buildings of Kamp Kiwanis. This ensures campers may continue to enjoy a meaningful camping experience for decades to come.

The Foundation has three ongoing programs which require funding:

  • Capital Expenditures: We continue to emphasize a program which upgrades and improves our existing facilities.
  • Funds can also be designated to permanently endow a scholarship at Davidson County Community College for the use of former campers to further their education.
  • You may also designate your gift to the General Endowment Fund, the earnings from which will be used to fund futureoperations of the camp.

We'd Love to Hear from You

Mailing Address:
Lexington Kiwanis Club
PO Box 1951
Lexington NC 27293

336 249 7531