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Take Camp Skills To School
“… a few weeks spent in a well-organized summer camp may be of more value educationally than a whole year
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See What Those rascal River Otters are up to Now
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Spring Update from Aladdin!
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Happy St. Patricks Day from the Herd!
  Neigh everyone! Happy St. Patrick’s Day! This is Aladdin reminding you all to wear green today! Did you know
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From Adventure Dude at Roughing It to International Conflict Manager
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Getting Children Unplugged and Outdoors this Summer
There are a variety of real, tangible benefits for a child’s well-being when they are outdoors, unplugged and connected to
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Why We Love Camp – Hear from our Campers, Staff, and Parents
It’s always heart-warming to hear from campers, staff, and parents about how much they got out of their summer.  We
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Tips for Choosing the Right Summer Camp for Your Child
January is a good time to begin looking for the right camp for your child! Many programs are just opening
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Winter Update from Aladdin
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Riding the Bus to Camp
Camp starts as soon as the campers step onto the bus- with lively camp songs, games and skits, campers are
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5 Important Questions to Ask Camp Directors
Summer is still a few months off but the warmer spring days are beginning to beckon us outdoors to enjoy
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5 Great Reasons to Send Your Child to Summer Camp
Camp is a great way for your child to spend their summer!  There are countless benefits to sending your child
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Roughing It Camp Tours – Spring Dates
Come see camp on January 15, January 27, Febuary 11 or Feb 19! Camp Tours are a perfect way to see
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What is so Valuable About Summer Camp?
Summer Camp is a special place for campers and staff to grow, learn, and create lasting friendships during the summer!
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Only 1 Week Left to Save with Early Registration!
Looking to make this summer your best one yet? Early Camp Registration for summer 2018 is open now, but the
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Top 10 Reasons to Work at Roughing It This Summer
There are many ways that you can occupy your summers, and anyone that has worked at camp can tell you
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Happy Holidays!
Happy holidays! This is one of our favorite times of the year, a time to be grateful for our family
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What is so Valuable About Summer Camp?
Summer Camp is a special place for campers and staff to grow, learn, and create lasting friendships during the summer!
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Happy Holidays from the Roughing It Staff
  Happy Holidays!  Our staff is missing camp this holiday season, and wanted to send many warm wishes to all
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Join us for Roughing It’s Holiday Gathering!
Enjoy some Holiday Cheer and Camp-Style Fun! You’re Invited! Camp families and staff, past, present and future – please join us! Visit with
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National Day of the Horse!
Mark your calendars horse lovers!  December 13 is National Day of the Horse!  In this season of giving, this is
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Share the Spirit of Giving – Local Ways for Kids to Give Back
“Those who are happiest are those who do the most for others.” — Booker T. Washington We love the holidays!
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Why the best holiday gift is Summer Camp!
The holiday season is a special time of year. With the gift giving season at hand, we often find ourselves
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Today Is Giving Tuesday!
Today is giving Tuesday! Looking for a way for you and your family to give back this holiday season? Get
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Working at Camp: More Than Just a Resume Booster
  Get More Than Just A Line On Your Resume            We know that you have
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There’s Still Time to Save! Early Registration Open Now!
Looking to make this summer your best one yet? Early Camp Registration for summer 2018 is now open! We are
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Get Your THANKS On with Fun Activities for Families!
Happy Thanksgiving from our Roughing It family to yours! The Thanksgiving Tree: A Family Activity of Gratitude While practicing and
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Giving Tuesaday is Coming Nov 28!
Today is giving Tuesday! Looking for a way for you and your family to give back this holiday season? Get
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What’s going on at Princess Row-a-Boat’s Tower?
Hello Campers! If you visit the Reservoir this Winter you may see Princess Row-a-Boata’s Tower is under construction. Don’t worry!
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