This youth camp is named after the late Past Grand Master of the Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Texas, Robert E. Connor Jr., who also served as the Police Chief for the City of Columbus, TX. The camp is held at Cathedral Oaks Retreat Center located 10 miles south of Weimar, Texas.
This annual youth camp was began in July 2000 by Past Grand Master Connor and is for boys between the ages of eight (8) and seventeen (17) and the camp is fully staffed by Prince Hall Masons. Two hallmarks of the camp are mentoring opportunities and leadership development workshops. Since its’ inception, this program has served over 1000 boys who have traveled from various cities across the state to attend this annual youth camp.