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Why I want to come back to camp.

While fun, games, friends, good programming, and time well spent are all elements of camp that I love, there is something far greater.  It’s something you can’t really understand unless you’ve been there, it’s something you can’t really explain to an outsider, and it’s something you can’t really miss once you’re there.  Simply put, God is there.  God is at …

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The Benefits of Camp

1. Improved confidence and social skills 2. Leadership 3. Fight nature deficit disorder 4. The value of play 5. Summer education Learning is more than textbooks and tests. Fun meets education in the classrooms of camp. “It’s not only cognitive learning, it’s emotional learning,” says Tom Potter, associate professor at Lakehead University in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Potter has been involved …

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