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🌎 WORLD GAMES 2020 IS COMING!

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by Alec Amato

Every summer we count down the days until it’s time for our World Games program that ends off each summer. The energy of two teams competing for glory through 3 days of spirit and sportsmanship is unparalleled. From Track & Field and the Marathon, to Cabaret and the cultural Dinners, this colour war is like […]

📢Cabin Activities Are Here!

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We hope everyone enjoyed their Thursday morning sleep in – make sure to grab your laundry bag before starting your super-duper clean up. We are thrilled to announce that our first set of Cabin Activities have been released! In honour of our classic Thursday afternoon programs, we wanted to bring some Cabin Activities to you. […]

👏TONIGHT AT 7:30 PM EST: Virtual Talent Show!

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Tonight is our first ever Virtual Talent Show! Join us in just 3 hours for the Youtube premiere at 7:30 PM EST! It’s going to be a night full of special surprise performances that you will not want to miss. While we wish we were watching the talent show in the Theatre up at camp, you […]

COMING SOON: Virtual Talent Show and more!

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MANITOU VIRTUAL TALENT SHOW! We are excited to announce that our first ever Camp Manitou Virtual Talent Show will be broadcast on YouTube this Wednesday, July 29th at 7:30 PM EST! Join us for what will be a night of talent and some special surprise performances that you will not want to miss. While we […]

EP WEEK IS COMING…

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EP WEEK IS HERE! Get ready for…EP Week! This week each night at 7:30 pm EST, we’re bringing your favourite unit evening program to you virtually! We can’t wait to hang out in our 2020 units and have some fun! CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP! After signing up, you’ll receive an e-mail with the ZOOM […]

✊ THE TIME IS NOW: Fireside Recap

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by Alec Amato

Thank you to everyone who joined us last night for what will be remembered as one of our most impactful Manitou Firesides. We came together as a camp and learned not only about racism, but also anti racism. We educated ourselves on how to be better allies to the Black community and we now know […]

✊THIS THURSDAY: How to Speak Up and Make Real Change

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JULY 16: HOW TO SPEAK UP AND MAKE REAL CHANGE Please join us this Thursday at 7:00 PM EST on YouTube LIVE for our 2nd Summer Fireside Speaker Series. This important evening will inspire our entire Manitou community to speak up and make real change. Please feel free to tell family and friends to save […]

Virtual Talent Show Auditions and More!

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MANITOU VIRTUAL TALENT SHOW! Calling all campers, staff, families and alumni! We are excited to announce our first ever Camp Manitou Virtual Talent Show that will be broadcast on YouTube! We want to see all of your wacky dance moves, hear your beautiful voices and so much more! All acts welcome from magic tricks to […]

🔑🔒🍫 IT’S FINALLY HERE: Manitou’s Virtual Escape Room!

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We are excited to announce that Halle, Jonah and our programming team have been hard at work designing Manitou’s FIRST EVER Virtual Escape room and now it’s finally here for you to experience! Try your hand in raiding the tuck shop with this escape room! Get on Zoom with your cabin, gather your family around […]

Spotlights and Sneak Peeks!

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SOMETHING IS COMING… Our newest virtual program is coming sooner than you think. Follow @campmanitouescapes on Instagram and stay tuned for exciting details coming soon… Can you guess what we have in the works??? STAFF SPOTLIGHT: GEORGE THOMSON Our Eco-Adventure staff from across the pond, George Thomson recently wrote an article for Everyday Getaway about his […]