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Nurse Appreciation Week

Happy Nurse Appreciation Week to all of our nurses and health staff! With summer approaching, we look forward to welcoming an all-star team of 18 nurses to join the Lake Owego, Timber Tops and Pine Forest family. Please join us … Continue reading

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Different Look, Same Feel

Since the summer of 1961, Lake Owego Camp has continued to grow and become the camp it is today. Before we start the summer of 2016, here is a quick look back at some of the physical changes that the … Continue reading

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Earth Day, Every Day

Every day is Earth Day at camp. It starts when you wake up in the morning. You breathe in the fresh mountain air, smell the pines, hear the birds outside your cabin window. You open the screen door and feel … Continue reading

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Camp and College Preparedness

As high school seniors are making their final college decisions, we’re reminded of how grateful we are for camp; there’s just nothing like camp in preparing kids for college! After all, embarking on a new adventure by yourself, without the comfort of … Continue reading

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MVP: Post Valuable Position

You have likely heard that the key to a successful future in the workplace is a solid internship related to your field of expertise. While this may be true for some, a job as camp counselor also gives you the … Continue reading

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Happy Pi Day from LOC!

We celebrated Pi Day the only way we knew how to in the camp office yesterday – with s’mores pie! This recipe will be a crowd-pleaser for any occasion. We suggest you try it on Thursday in honor of our … Continue reading

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Teamwork

One of the best and most important lessons of camp is learning how to be a part of a team. Whether an inter-camp game, Frontier Week, or the camp play, team environments are all around us and become a major … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Micah Levey

Tell us about yourself! I’m Micah and for the past two years, I was a bunk counselor and specialized in Frisbee and basketball. I was a camper for 7 years, a counselor for 2, and 2016 will be my 10th … Continue reading

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What Makes LOC Unique

Since 1961, Lake Owego Camp has developed into one, if not, the most special place for many campers. In thinking about why, there a few reasons that have allowed Owego to become the place that it is. Every summer, since … Continue reading

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Camp and Character

“Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.” –Martin Luther King, Jr. We can give our children many things, send them to excellent schools, take them on trips around the world, buy them books to read. But, as parents, … Continue reading

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