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Home in Hundred 2019 – Countdown to Camp!

On Friday, March 15th, 2019, the countdown to camp officially reached 100 days! To celebrate, we asked our campers to send us pictures of themselves wearing their favorite camp gear to school. Everyone who submitted a picture was entered into a prize drawing to win a limited edition camp sweatshirt. We received so many awesome…

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4th Annual Raffle 4 SCOPE: Tuition Reimbursed for Winning Ticket

We are so excited to be part of the 4th Annual Raffle 4 SCOPE. The raffle is a chance for YOU to win back 1 full camp tuition to camp THIS summer! We can do even more to positively impact the lives of the children SCOPE helps to serve with your help. All proceeds from…

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Chipinaw – One of the Best Summer Camps in USA 2019

We are thrilled to be included in Newsweek’s list of The Best Summer Camps in the USA for 2019! Along with Silver Lake, Chipinaw was highlighted as a top camp along with details about the importance of accreditation from the American Camp Association. Why is accreditation important? “ACA accreditation provides parents and the public with evidence that camps…

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Home in Hundred 2018

On Thursday March 15th, the countdown to camp officially reached 100 days. To celebrate, we launched a photo competition that saw many of our campers send us pictures of themselves wearing their favorite camp gear to school. Everyone who submitted a picture was entered into a prize drawing to win a limited edition camp sweatshirt….

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Unplug from Technology at Summer Camp

Unplug this summer and put those electronics down! Camp might just be the last frontier for children to unplug and learn the lost art of speaking face to face. The use of technology in our everyday lives is important, but it is also important to take a break from it. This summer we will be…

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Home in a Hundred 2017

On Friday March 17th, the countdown to camp officially reached 100 days. To celebrate, we launched a photo competition that saw many of our campers send us pictures of themselves wearing their favorite camp gear to school. Everyone who submitted a picture was entered into a prize drawing to win a limited edition camp sweatshirt….

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Camper Highlight: Kids That Do Good by Max and Jake K.

  There are many traits that our amazing campers have, but being kind to one another is one of the most important. Did you see our Chipinaw campers, Max and Jake Klein on the Today Show on Monday, November 29th? The twins starred in the #ShareKindness program, a regular feature on the Today Show. This…

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Halloween Costume Contest WINNERS!

Happy Halloween! Congratulations to Jordyn who has won our Halloween Drawing Competition in the Chipinaw Upper Camp category with her “cHIPPIE the Bear” costume design and Sidnie who has won in the Chipinaw Lower Camp category with her “Chippie the Bear as The HULK” costume design.  We will be presenting Jordyn & Sidnie with the Limited…

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Halloween Costume Contest: Design Chippie’s Costume

Chippie the Bear needs your help! He just can’t decide what costume to wear this year for Halloween. Enter our Halloween Drawing Competition and you will be entered into our prize draw to win a LIMITED EDITION clipboard and stationery set. Download a Chippie the Bear template and instructions and design, draw, and color in the…

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Phone-Sick At Camp: The Benefits of Screen Free Time

Attending summer camp for many children is a major step toward independence while still having fun and making life long friends. Spending time in a phone-free camp encourages kids to make decisions on their own without parent advice. However, breaking away from phones and the constant contact is just as hard for parents as is…

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