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Camper to Counselor

February 7, 2018

Summers at Iroquois Springs are the wonderful coming together of exceptional staff, amazing campers, exciting programming and state of the art facilities.  The perfect recipe for a camp family to grow, achieve, have fun, and build memories and...

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Empathy

January 31, 2018

Feeling accepted and understood helps children learn how to accept and understand others, become invested in their lives, and practice empathy.  Empathy is the ability to put yourself in someone else’s shoes, understand what they may be...

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Technology

January 24, 2018

Iroquois Springs recently sent an email to all camp families regarding the Electronics Policy.  In this season of giving, it was a helpful reminder about which devices are allowed in our “unplugged” camp environment, only allowing devices...

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S.P.A.R.K

January 17, 2018

Traditions are a very special part of the camp experience.  They are the glue that hold generations of campers together.  Traditions like Color War, Rope Burn, and Order of Blue and Gold are the events and celebrations that campers look forward to...

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Outdoor Adventure

January 10, 2018

We are off to a wintery start here in the Northeast, but the cold temperatures and snowy roads only makes dreaming about warm summer days at camp that much more inviting. Thoughts of camp fires, swimming in the lake, and spending time with amazing...

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Life Lessons That Inspire Us

January 4, 2018

“You got this” … “Dream hard, work harder” … “Collect moments, not things”.  Quotes of inspiration are everywhere.  Plaques, posters, frames, cards, and clothing display messages of kindness, patience, bravery, confident...

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Setting Goals for 2018

December 30, 2017

It’s unbelievable how quickly the year went by.  2017 was filled with both exciting and difficult moments in the world, but was undoubtedly an exceptional summer at Iroquois Springs.  The entire camp community enjoyed a summer filled with...

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Eating Together

December 13, 2017

Sitting down to a “family meal” is such a rarity these days.  Busy schedules of long work hours, after school activities, and homework, can make it quite challenging to get everyone together for a meal.  It’s not uncommon for family members...

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Holidays 2017

December 6, 2017

It’s hard to believe that it’s already December. The Thanksgiving turkey has been eaten and now it’s time to gear up for a month filled with holiday celebrations and the ringing in of a new year.  December can be a hectic month, with tons of...

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Community

December 1, 2017

Everyone benefits from belonging to a community.  Communities help us feel connected, safe and important.  As human beings, we have a natural desire to belong and be an integral part of something greater than ourselves.    Communities of...

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