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Walk of Hope

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WOW! Yesterday was jam-packed at Manitou and I can’t wait to tell you all about it! During the day, there was a lot of excitement at activities. Over at Soccer, there was a World Cup Tournament where all age groups were able to participate, and I know it was thrilling, even down to the final […]

Midnight Madness!

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YAHOO! We had such an exciting evening at camp last night, I can’t wait to tell you all about it! All of our campers had Cabin Activities, which is where their counsellors plan fun activities for them, and then they all went off to bed early (or for an ETB as we call them here)! […]

Friday Night Fireside, Community Week, and More!

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WOHA! It’s been another jam-packed few days of fun at camp and I can’t wait until you read about everything going on here! At the activities, we’ve had lots of special days and tournaments going on; there was a three-on-three tournament at Volleyball, OCS (Other Camp Sports) had a football tournament, and Tennis has been […]

A Spoooooky Halloween

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OH ME OH MY! It’s been a busy few days…but they’ve been some of the most memorable too! We’ve been having a great time in the sunny weather at camp, and to take advantage of that, on Monday we had Beach Day down at Swim. Everyone had Hawaiian leis and we had fruit smoothies and […]

Friday Night Fireside and Camp Is

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WOWZA! It’s another great day at camp, and I just have to tell you about our last few days! All day long, campers were at activities having a blast. It was a little chillier than what we’re used to up at Manitou, but that didn’t stop anyone from having a great time. We even had […]

The Start of Second Session!

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YAHOO! I can’t believe it, but it’s officially the start of Second Session of summer 2021! But before I get to the start of our exciting new session, let me recap our last couple of days! On Tuesday all of our First Session campers had to sadly pack-out and get ready to go home. But […]

Theatre, Dance, and…MANITOU GAMES!

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WOWZA! We’re almost at the end of First Session and I just can’t believe it! We’ve all been having a blast up here, so I guess time really does fly! Sunday night we had our Dance Show and then our final Theatre show of the session. The Dance Show was incredible, with campers from every […]

Blankets, Freshkids, and Hercules…Oh My!

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YIPPEE! It’s been an awesome couple of days up at camp! We’ve had beautiful sunny weather, great food, and, of course, lots of fun! On Thursday we had our first ever Freshfest for our Freshkid unit. They all went down to our swim docks to play in the water, get some yummy treats, and listen […]

Camp is Bursting With Creativity!

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WOW! It’s been a busy few days here at camp, and I can’t wait to tell you about all the fun stuff that’s been going on! On Sunday morning, we all awoke to find the Dining Hall had been transformed into Smurf Village! The Freshkids and Sophomores got to enjoy a Smurf themed breakfast put […]

Patience and Perseverance Do Pay Off

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by Jennifer White

Well, after two full weeks of camp we are delighted, even ecstatic, to officially declare that Summer 2021 feels like a normal summer again! It wasn’t easy getting there, and for some kids it will still be a process to get to where they were two summers ago, but it’s now clear that the positivity […]