Author: Robin Wenczl

Taking Chances

February 8, 2017

When was the last time you took a chance?  When you went for something you really wanted, even though you felt vulnerable and scared, and weren’t sure you could succeed?  For many of us, taking chances is difficult.  It brings up feelings of...

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Practicing Mindfulness

February 1, 2017

The New Year is a time of renewed energy and excitement for taking on personal challenges and accomplishing new goals. Some of us have written down detailed lists of resolutions, while others let the year unfold and take on new ventures as they...

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Role Models That Inspire

January 25, 2017

Kids emulate the words and actions of the important people in their lives. The words of parents, teachers, coaches, counselors, and even celebrities, have tremendous impact on how kids interact in the world. Kids repeat it all… from acts of great...

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Having Patience

December 21, 2016

The holiday season is upon us once again, and the feeling of celebration is already in the air. It’s an exciting time filled with get-togethers, family vacations, anticipation of a New Year, and more than ever a time to practice “patience”....

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Welcoming 2017

December 14, 2016

With just weeks away from the New Year, it’s the perfect time to take inventory of all the events and moments that shaped our lives in 2016. There are favorite memories of the school year, the unforgettable camp season, the accomplishments reached,...

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Traditions

December 7, 2016

The holiday season is here and the festivities have already begun. The Thanksgiving turkey has been served, black Friday shopping has occurred, and we kicked off December with the joy of seeing our camp friends at the IS camp reunion. As we continue to...

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Camp Reunion

November 30, 2016

The 16th Annual Iroquois Springs Camp Reunion! The weather may be getting colder, but thoughts of warm summer days are in the air. The 16th Annual Iroquois Springs Camp Reunion is just weeks away! On Sunday, December 4th our camp family will once again...

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The New Fitness Center

November 16, 2016

One of the best places to keep physically active is at summer camp. Camp gives us endless opportunities to play in the great outdoors, while enjoying a variety of fun and challenging ways to exercise and stay healthy. Physical fitness is at the core of...

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Resilience

November 2, 2016

The school year has officially started for students everywhere.  The carefree days of camp and summer have come to an end, and the time is here to get organized, hit the books and return to afterschool and extracurricular activities.  For many...

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Teamwork

October 26, 2016

Teamwork…the coming together of individuals toward a common interest or goal…it’s everywhere.  Just think about a typical day in your life, and you will discover the many activities and events that involve teamwork.   It’s the...

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