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CedarS News

4th Session Council Fire

Session 4 2009

Last night the boys invited the girls to the Council Fire, where the theme was “traditional.” The boys led the girls into the Council Fire where they sat down to enjoy the night’s festivities. To begin the meeting they needed a princess to rule over them, so all the senior girl counselors participated in different […]

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Nature Poetry

Session 4 2009

One of the activities that CedarS offers to campers is Nature. The campers are shown different kinds of animals, plants, and habitats. They are able to learn about the world around them, and see all the different wonders nature bestows upon us.  Nature hikes, led by one of the loving nature specialists, are one of […]

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Tie-Dying!

Session 4 2009

Monday and Tuesday of the second week of the session are spent going out on trips and tie-dying. On Mondays the girls do trips and the boys do tie-dying, and on Tuesday it’s reversed. Campers are able to go to crafts and pick out a shirt of their choice to tie-dye. The welcoming parent crafts […]

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Metaphysical Practitioner Talk July 31

Session 4 2009

Since the fifth section of this week’s bible lesson relates to Christian Science nursing, this morning’s Prac Talk was turned over to the resident Cedars Christian Science nurse for fourth session, Penny Swank. To hear the inspirational insight that she shared about the fifth section you can listen to the actual Prac Talk on the […]

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CIP Does the “Giant’s Ladder”

Session 4 2009

CIP participates in the “Fantastic Four” on the first Monday and Tuesday that they’re at camp. The Fantastic Four is four different activities that challenge the campers to use Christian Science and learn about teamwork. Usually the activities are things like the high ropes course and the low ropes course. One group was up at […]

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Greetings New Campers!

Session 4 2009

Sunday July 26- Excitement and anticipation filled the air as the counselors awaited their new campers for fourth session. Third session had just ended, and now it was time to start another wonderful two weeks! Many campers arrived on the CedarS Express, which is a great way for them to get to camp. If you […]

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Council Fire

Session 3 2009

Thursday July 23- Tonight was an exciting night at Cedars Camps! The boys invited the girls to the council fire where the theme was “Camelot.” All the girls dressed up as characters from Camelot and came prepared for a night of fun. First they needed princess to watch over the council fire, so they had […]

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Girls’ Trips

Session 3 2009

Monday July 20- Today the girls went out on four different trips: the Float Trip, the Caving Trip, the Pack Trip, and the Fishing Trip. Trips are a great way for campers to be able to go outside of their comfort zone, and become closer to God by facing new challenges. Campers are also able […]

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CIP Does “The Wall”

Session 3 2009

Sunday July 19- Today the CIP campers all ventured up to “the Wall”, which is tall wall made out of wood. The goal of this activity is to get every camper over the wall. The first person to go up is helped by everyone else down at the bottom of the wall. Then whoever is […]

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CIT Meeting

Session 3 2009

Today the CITs all met with Warren Huff, the camp director, in his office to talk about the Five Fundamentals of Cedars Camps. CIT stands for counselors in training. These young people are doing this special program to learn how to be a great counselor for the campers at Cedars. They get to act as counselors, […]

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