IROQUOIS SPRINGS BLOG

Traditions at Camp

May 26, 2017

A summer camp experience is grounded in traditions.  Customs that are practiced through the years and passed down from generation to generation.  Camp traditions strengthen our relationship to one another and create a sense of belonging and...

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Keeping in Touch

May 17, 2017

The weather is finally warming up and camp will soon be here.  Everyone is eagerly anticipating the start of summer 2017!  Campers are excited for adventure, fun, and friends, and parents are looking forward to seeing their child develop greater...

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Role Models in a Modern Society

May 10, 2017

A generation ago, kids looked up to professional athletes and entertainers as role models.  They saw their lives as something to aspire to; people who defied the odds and made their dreams come true.  Even those who didn’t have the requisite...

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Getting Ready for Camp

May 3, 2017

It’s hard to believe that May is here and camp is just over 50 days away.  The office will be moving up to camp in a couple of weeks and the final preparations are being made for another memorable summer at Iroquois Springs.  It’s an exciting time of...

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New Camper Orientation

April 26, 2017

It’s hard to believe that it’s “that time of year” again.  The time to pack up the Iroquois Springs winter office and head up to Rock Hill for another incredible summer.  Everyone at camp is thrilled to be preparing for summer 2017! One of our...

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A Tech-Free Summer

April 19, 2017

Raising children in today’s technology saturated world can be challenging. Kids today spend an enormous amount of time on digital devices, playing games, watching videos, texting, or chatting on social media sites.  Research shows that the...

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Fitness at Camp

April 12, 2017

Physical activity is an important part of living a healthy life. Exercise keeps you at a healthy weight, helps you live longer, and may lower your risk for illness.  It also relieves stress, improves memory, helps you sleep better and boosts overall...

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Packing for Summer 2017

April 5, 2017

The start of Spring is a welcoming time.  We look forward to longer days, warmer weather, and of course the countdown to summer camp! Camp may be a few months away, but Spring is the time when packing lists start to surface, camp appointments are...

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Working at Camp

March 29, 2017

It’s been said that working as a camp counselor is the hardest job you will ever love.   Truer words could not be spoken. Camp counselors and activity specialists work tirelessly to create a summer experience that campers will remember for a...

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Trying New Things

March 22, 2017

When it comes to trying new things, where do you see yourself?  Do you get excited about the opportunity to experience something new, or does the mere thought of stepping outside your comfort zone make you feel uneasy and keep you on the sidelines? ...

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