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Week 3: Time Warp!

Can you believe that we’re already into the third week of camp? Neither can we! We’ve got a lot of amazing things happening this week. Check it out below! We begin each week with Cedarbrook Ignite! to send off families and introduce the campers to the staff. The CILTs (Campers in Leadership Training) are also […]

Week 1: World Records!

Camp has begun, and we are almost done with the first week! The campers have been hard at work attempting to break world records, such as the highest number of one-fingered push-ups in one minute. They have also been learning new skills at activities… …and having fun on the waterfront during this very hot week! […]

Are you ready?

Camp is almost here! The staff has been getting ready. While most of pre-camp is focused on getting ready – site prep, activity training, and many meetings – part of it is also good old-fashioned fun. Last night, after our commissioning ceremony, we built a bonfire and played a few rounds of volleyball. Adelle led […]

Calling All Alumni!

Are you camp-sick? Do you dream about driving up Davignon Road and spending nights in a cabin or platform tent? Do you break into song at the mention of black socks, or donut shops, or Pizza Hut? Then you – yes, you – should come to this year’s alumni weekend! You’ll experience campfires, songfests, and […]

Skills for Life!

At a recent one-day workshop from the American Camp Association, I was challenged to reflect on how working at camp prepares staff for “real life.” We were presented with the top five soft skills that companies are looking for in 2019: Creativity Persuasion Collaboration Adaptability Time Management Everyone in the room could hardly contain themselves…these […]

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