Tag: overnight camp

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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Fostering Independence ……It’s a camp thing!

May 6, 2013

It’s May and that means crunch time for getting those camp forms completed and sent in before camp begins.   Parents are busy filling out health papers, consent forms, questionnaires, and helping us get an overall picture of their camper’s...

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How Camp Builds Confidence

April 9, 2013

We have all had moments when we reacted before thinking. Times we let our frustration get the best of us, and lost touch with being understanding and patient with our children. As parents, with hectic schedules and constant multitasking, these...

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Why Camp Makes You Feel Connected To Each Other

April 2, 2013

Feeling connected to the people in our lives brings a feeling of personal well being and happiness.  Social connection is important not only for psychological well-being, but also improves physical health.  But with today’s technology,...

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Your Camp Family Builds Long Term Happiness

March 20, 2013

The New York Times recently published an article by Bruce Feiler (author of The Secrets of Happy Families) titled The Stories that Bind Us. In it, he talks about what holds a family together and helps them work more efficiently.  Mr. Feiler stresses...

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Working at an Overnight Camp

February 11, 2013

The cold weather is upon us here in the Northeast, but before we know it temperatures will rise and signs of Spring will crop up.  In a few short months, college students will be coming home for their summer vacations…3 ½ months off from the...

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Welcome to the Iroquois Springs Movie Theater

January 28, 2013

The overnight camp experience is filled with so many exciting and challenging activities, and Camp Iroquois Springs offers just about everything a camper could want for an incredible summer.  A typical day is packed with activities in outdoor...

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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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