IROQUOIS SPRINGS BLOG

Refueling at Camp

May 1, 2019

Camp is an active place where campers are constantly on the move learning new skills, challenging themselves physically, having a lot of fun and definitely working up an appetite.   Time on the lake, on the fields, and walking from activity to...

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Interpersonal Relationships & Communications

April 10, 2019

There is simply no place in the world like summer camp.  A typical day at camp involves endless moments of fun, activities, events, spirit, and most importantly face-to-face interaction and communication.  Campers sit together during...

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Letting Kids Fail

April 3, 2019

The value of an overnight summer camp experience has never been more important or significant than in our current culture.  Developing life skills of independence, leadership, problem solving, teamwork and communication gives kids the...

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Community Service

March 27, 2019

Kids who are given the gift of a summer camp experience develop greater independence, self-confidence, leadership and resilience, all important life skills.   By living, playing, and interacting with their camp family, kids are also...

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Importance of Exercise

February 21, 2019

Exercise and physical activity are a great way to feel happier, boost your health and have a whole lot of fun.  For those of us who enjoy working out, or at least feel obligated to stay physically active, the exercise options are endless.  Working out...

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Valentine’s Day & Friendships

February 14, 2019

Chocolate and candy hearts are everywhere!!!  It’s Valentine’s Day and the perfect time to celebrate some of your most enduring relationships…your friends.  February 14th is traditionally a day to celebrate romantic relationships,...

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Teamwork

February 7, 2019

Teamwork is defined as the “cooperation between a group of people in order to achieve a common goal.”    Research indicates that teamwork promotes an environment that fosters unity, friendship, trust and loyalty. It also indicates that...

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IS Theater Playhouse

January 30, 2019

The summer camp experience is rich in tradition and time-honored events that campers and staff look forward to year after year.  These celebrated events and activities bring the camp community together and create memories that last a lifetime. ...

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Kitchen Stadium

January 23, 2019

Young people’s interest in cooking has soared in recent years.  The extensive line-up of cooking and baking shows has brought to life the fun, art, and creativity of spending time in the kitchen.  Shows that teach basic cooking skills, all the...

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Looking Forward

January 16, 2019

As another year came to a close, we reflect on the special people in our lives, the joys and disappointments we experienced, the many lessons we learned, and what we hope for in the New Year.  It’s a mental inventory of “a year in the life”, and a...

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