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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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7 Things Camp Directors Wish Parents Would Do While Their Child Is At Sleepaway Camp

by Jess Michaels   Sleepaway camp is just a few weeks away, and soon your child will be enjoying a summer full of sports, singing around the campfire, and making new friends. You, on the other hand, are a nervous wreck.  You can’t imagine your child surviving without you. As a parent and summer camp…

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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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I Love My Kid — That’s Why I Send Him Away For the Summer

by REBECCA GRUBER “I could never,” the stranger in line in front of me at Target exclaimed with her hand clenched against her chest. Moments earlier, she overheard me on the phone asking my 10-year-old son how many tubes of sunscreen he went through last Summer and if he needed a new fan this year….

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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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