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What Did We Get Up To In Session 2?

Session 2 kicked off with an awesome Opening Campfire, with all of camp being entertained by our staff doing some funny skits and songs, and even the rain couldn't stop us as we finished off the campfire with a great rendition of 'Purple Soup'. The next day was Monday Funday, and everyone…

It's the End of the Summer!

The last week of the summer began with a spectacular Opening Campfire, with all the counselors putting on some hilarious skits and performing great ‘repeat after me’ songs for the whole of camp. The next day was Monday Funday and every camper spent the day getting to know their Village, making new friends…

Session 4 Comes To An End

It’s been another incredible two weeks at camp, with sunshine, new friends and plenty of fun. The session started with a great Monday Funday, with all the Villages introducing the new campers to camp life, singing camp songs and learning all about each other. The first week of the session was hot and…

Session 3 Round-Up

Session 3 kicked off with an awesome Monday Funday, with every camper staying in their Village groups, playing games, touring camp and making new friends. Then the activities started and the week was spent learning new skills in classes such as Ultimate Frisbee, Climbing, Sailing, Swimming, Painting, Rockband and Culinary. The Performing Arts campers also began to prepare for their production of…

Session 2 Comes To An End

We can’t quite believe the session has come to an end already! And what a session it’s been. Last week began with an awesome Monday Funday, with all the campers getting to know each other and playing some great games with the rest of their Villages. This was followed by an awesome fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July, with all the campers and staff oohing and ahhing as the sky…

Session 1 Round Up

Camp Sloane is already back in full swing just one week in! Daytime activities like Rock Band, Water Skiing, Soccer, Culinary, Climbing, Tennis, Horseback Riding, Sailing and many more, which are powered of course on the basis of profuse enthusiasm from all of the campers and staff! Evening activities…

The End Of Another Amazing Summer

Session 5 kicked off with a fantastic opening campfire, with all the staff performing some entertaining skits and songs to get everyone excited for the very last week of the summer. The next day saw us all get out our craziest, most brightly colored clothes because it was Monday Funday! Everyone…

Session 4 Comes To An End

Wow, time really does fly when you're having fun! We can't believe it's the end of Session 4 already! The session began two whole weeks ago with an amazing Monday Funday, full of section time, camp tours and plenty of games, before we all got together for the Opening Campfire. Then…

Time Flies When You're At Camp!

It's hard to believe that Session 3 is over already! It seems like it was just yesterday that all the campers were arriving for the start of the session. And what a fabulous session it's been! We started with our Opening Campfire and then the next day was Monday Funday, with all the campers exploring camp and playing games with the other kids and counselors in their sections. Activities…

Oh What A Wonderful Session!

Today marks the end of Session 2 at camp and we can't believe how quickly it has flown by. The session started with the fun and games of Monday Funday, as everyone got to know each other, and then it was time for the first week of activities. There was Soccer and Swimming, Horse Riding and Climbing, Rowing and Waterskiing, and much, much more! We even had an incredible Square Dance too! Then…