Tag: camp letters

Emotional Intelligence

April 6, 2016

We live in a fast paced, often emotionally stressful time, where it’s not always easy to manage our feelings or tune in to the feelings of others.  There are days we yell at the kids because we’ve had a tough time at work, or judge another person...

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Bullying Prevention

October 28, 2015

October is National Bullying Prevention Month. This campaign, founded in 2006 by the non-profit organization PACER (Parent Advocacy Coalition for Educational Rights), was created to educate and raise awareness of bullying prevention. What...

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Lessons in Childhood Accountability

April 8, 2015

As parents, we often hear the same familiar responses from children – “it wasn’t me,” “it wasn’t my fault” or “I didn’t do it.” Those of us with more than one child can add “he/she did it” and “he/she started it” when it...

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The Transition from School to Camp – Just 2 Weeks to Go!

June 15, 2013

“Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end” as sang by the group Semisonic in their song, Closing Time.  This song comes to mind as we approach the end of the school year and get ready for the summer months.  June is...

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New Family Orientation

May 14, 2013

We have officially moved up to camp and are busy getting ready for another amazing summer at Camp Iroquois Springs.    It’s hard to believe that camp is only six weeks away.  We can’t wait to welcome home our returning campers and counselors,...

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Gearing up for Camp – 2013

April 19, 2013

Camp season is almost here and we are getting ready for another wonderful and memorable summer at Camp Iroquois Springs.  Our campers are starting to gather their camp clothes and supplies and are feeling just as excited as we are for the summer to...

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Window into the World of Camp

January 15, 2013

A parent’s concern over their child’s overnight camp experience has always been a part of the camp journey.  All parents want their children to be well taken care of, make friends, learn new skills and have the best summer possible.  Even when...

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