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July 31, 2018

Bunk Note Blues

We sent out our first round of bunknotes recently and I spent a good part of my day today answering messages from concerned parents who had received less than positive ones.  Interestingly, I also today received the following email from a first month parent which I’ve gotten permission to share here. While we appreciate being […]

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July 28, 2018

Friends and Fun in the Silver Sun

Campers and staff alike were excited to jump into the first day of regular programming! The day started off with 2 hilarious skits at breakfast: one with staff dressed as Mr. and Mrs. Clean to announce the cabin clean-up competition (weekly winners of which earn an ice cream sundae party in the staff kitchen), and […]

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July 27, 2018

Terrific Tour Day

The weather cooperated for most of the day and our August campers had a blast touring camp and meeting all the amazing instructors. Swim tests and lice checks were completed, cabin pictures were snapped, and every cabin paid a visit to Versailles to talk about emotional safety at camp. Returning campers jumped right back into […]

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July 26, 2018

Splendid Spaghetti Start and Changeover Explained

What a whirlwind day at Planet Arowhon! We didn’t get phased by bus or luggage truck delays or a bit of thunder – we adapted, and made it to dinner with smiles on our faces. Watching the counsellors greet the kids was like seeing a well-oiled machine – clearly after all their practice first session […]

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July 25, 2018

JULY 26 – BUS LISTS

Here are the July 26 Bus Lists!

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July 23, 2018

July 24 – Bus Lists

Here are the July 24 Bus Lists!

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A Very Rustic Riverdale

Energy was buzzing today through the silver sunshine as the Senior Girls worked hard all day transforming the Main Lodge into a retro diner that Pop Tate would have been proud of, complete with milkshakes on every table and individually-labelled Jughead crowns for every camper. The food, however, was a few steps up from burgers […]

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July 22, 2018

Superstars on Stage

As the month draws to a close we’re winding up, not down, here at camp. Awards are being achieved in incredible volume, speaking to the dedication and drive of our campers. There’s nothing quite like seeing (and hearing) the pure, unbridled pride our campers express when they see their friends meet their goals – more […]

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July 20, 2018

We’re Back!

It’s been a few days since our last post, and it seems you parents are starting to get ansty for an update from camp, so here it is! First off, we apologize for our radio silence the past few days… our priority at camp is always taking care of the kids who are here, so […]

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July 16, 2018

Alien Invasion and More!

A lot happened here at Planet Arowhon today! After a sweltering morning of serious humidity, the skies opened up at Rest Hour and treated us to a refreshing downpour that had everyone dancing outside with joy. The storm passed quickly and we were back out at activities for the afternoon. At dinner however, the Head […]

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