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Historica-Dominion Institute Offers Free Program Resources for CampsExplorez la culture et l’histoire du Canada avec les ressources de l’Institut Historica-Dominion

Looking for some free programming resources for your campers? Explore the Canada’s natural and cultural history with free programs for youth offered by The Historica-Dominion Institute. Take your grade 8 campers on an adventure in any of Parks Canada’s national … Continue reading

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10 Things Every Camp Should Do On YouTubeDix conseils pour réussir son vidéo de camp

Marketing your summer is a stressful business these days. As we compete with more and more summer activities it is much harder to set ourselves apart. Families choose camp (and hopefully your camp) by relying on two strong factors to … Continue reading

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The Value of Storytelling & Summer CampLes contes enrichissent l’expérience de camp

It all starts with a story – “Let me tell you about the time…” For me it started when I was a camper. I loved campfires most of all – our camp had a campfire program each night. We only … Continue reading

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Second National Camp T-Shirt Day

We are pleased to announce the second annual Camp T-Shirt Day. Encourage your campers, staff members, and others in your camp community to join the excitment on Wednesday, May 1 as we start the countdown to summer camp. Please download … Continue reading

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The Bondar ChallengeLe Défi Bondar

Dr. Roberta Bondar is a Canadian icon most widely known for her journey aboard Discovery as the world’s first neurologist and Canada’s first woman in space. Her achievements are outstanding in her varied careers as a scientist, medical doctor, astronaut, … Continue reading

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ChariTREE Foundation 2013 Tree Planting ProgramProgramme de plantation d’arbres 2013 de la Fondation ChariTREE

The ChariTREE Foundation tree planting program is open to all Canadian camps in 2013, including those that planted trees in previous years. Ordering By April 1, 2013, please contact your provincial representative (listed below) and place your order including the … Continue reading

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Devices Dilemma

Matthew Smith, Owner/Director of Longacre Leadership Farm in Newport, Pennsylvania, is introducing a new policy this summer – Anything Goes.  Campers may bring and use any device they choose: a smartphone, music player, tablet, e-reader, laptop, whatever – with one … Continue reading

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The Bondar Challenge Goes National!Le Défi Bondar s’étend à l’échelle nationale

In summer 2012, The Roberta Bondar Foundation (RBF) partnered with the CCA in a successful pilot project to launch the Bondar Challenge in Ontario camps. In 2013, all camps across Canada will have the opportunity to participate in the Bondar … Continue reading

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Meet Gwen Dell’Anno, New Executive Director of the Alberta Camping AssociationBienvenue à Gwen Dell’Anno, la nouvelle DG d’Alberta Camping

Gwen was raised on a sheep/cash crop farm near Niagara Falls, Ontario.  As an eight-year-old, she became a camper at her church camp in North-Central Ontario.  The rugged, lonely landscape with its abundant wildlife and natural beauty drew her back … Continue reading

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The Cabin Path

The Cabin Path: Leadership Lessons Learned at Camp inspires camp directors and counsellors to think more consciously about the leadership lessons learned every day on the job at camp. Through stories, analysis and contributions from a variety of camp staff, … Continue reading

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