Posts Tagged "Camp Big Canoe"

In fierce defence of camp…

Long time camper and former staff member Constance Dupuis recently had to come to terms with what camp is. Here's her story. #whatsyourstory #campbigcanoe #KeepingtheSpiritAlive In conversation with a close friend recently, she told me she had never been sent to over-night camp because her parents believed that sending kids to camp is what parents who don’t love their children… read more →

Keeping the Spirit Alive! A Parent’s Story!

So far we've heard from two former campers and staff members who've shared their stories on their lasting memories and legacies of Camp Big Canoe. Not only have they been great reads, but they have inspired others to share - and not just other campers and staff members, but parent's too! Today's #whatsyourstory blog entry comes courtesy of the mother… read more →

Getting Ready for Camp

With only one Saturday to go until we kick off the camping season with Session One, we thought it wise to share some ideas about how to get ready for an experience of a lifetime! Camp is a big adjustment from daily life we experience in our schools and homes - for both parents and children. If your child is leaving… read more →

2013’s Dynamic Duo

Last week we caught up with Bill, this week meet 2013's Dynamic Duo. Continuing Camp Big Canoe's long history of fantastically talented Assistant Directors, we are proud to introduce you to Beth Armstrong and David Bell, 2013's Assistant Directors and Dynamic Duo - also known as Bill's Left AND Right hands. From Shakespeare to dealing with horses, these two can… read more →

What’s Bill to do?

We feel truly blessed to have the opportunity to grow and learn with Bill Stevens, our passionate and purposeful Camp Director. Since 1998, Bill has provided the leadership to our staff and community helping us to develop what we believe to be THE finest residential camp program in Ontario and the country. Bill's passion and tireless efforts to mold and… read more →

The Spirit Grows and Changes

It is always exciting to be involved with Camp. Whether it is singing songs old and new, building new friendships, seeing old friends, or working at something, anything, to make Camp Big Canoe a place for as many people as possible to enjoy. For us, just being involved is a life-changing and life-affirming experience. This excitement over the last 12… read more →