Archive for the Kid Blog Category

Silence

SILENCE a poem by MacCready camper Erika   Of the forest is a scene I beg of and embrace very well, That of the absence, filled with something more, with a story I love to tell.   One how the air softens and the thoughts slow to

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Ask the Campers (7-17)

4-Weekers: Name something you’d like to do during your final week, that you have yet to do.

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Camp Fairs and ‘Summer Camp Socials’ [VIDEO]

Camp Fairs and ‘Summer Camp Socials’ [VIDEO]

                  It was a busy weekend in Westchester and NYC for Pok-O-MacCready Camps.  On Saturday and Sunday, there were two camp fairs, each followed up by one of our new “Get2Kno Pok-O: Summer Camp Socials”. Saturday was laser tag, rock climbing and an open arcade in Ardsley, NY and Sunday

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Summer Camp Blog: “Get2Kno” Pok-O MacCready Camps!

        The previous summer camp blog entry was about setting goals and achieving these goals step-by-step. Pok-O-MacCready Summer Camps always has the goal to GROW our current family and SHARE the greatest summer camp in the universe with more communities. It is simple, more kids means more fun

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Summer Camp Blog: Setting Goals & Moving Forward

Summer Camp Blog: Setting Goals & Moving Forward

  “The person who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” -Confucius       The goals we set for ourselves and how we plan to attain them can often feel like trying to move a mountain. Our desires can stand in front of us and seem so close,

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Ski Week Update!

               Only days ago, the bus arrived at the MacCready Farmhouse parking lot. Now, we approach our last day at Whiteface for Ski Week 2016. Saturday will be a cold one, but the buzz of a new year has already promised to warm up the campers. It will be

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Busy Beavers

Busy Beavers

Late fall can sometimes be seen as a dreary time of year in the Adirondacks. It is after the leaves have fallen and before the ice stretches across the ponds with snow blanketing the woods, but at camp we think this time holds its own beauty. This morning at camp

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The Snow is Coming

              As we watched the snow fall here at Pok-O for the first time, we can’t help but think back on all our warm, sunny, beautiful summer camp days! We may have to wait eight months for summer to roll back

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The Annual Sheep Roundup

Today we got a chance to take a break from answering phone calls and emails in the office to relocate our sheep for the winter.  We move our two sheep, André and Lady Baba, from the Homestead down to the Sugar Cube Barn, where we install a

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Photo of The Week

  Ever wonder what camp looks like outside of summer? Today is the first installment of a *new* weekly recurring blog series! We had our first snow fall here in Willsboro last week. That led us to talking about how most campers and camp families do not

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Ask the Campers

Name something you’d like to do before the session ends.

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Ask the Campers

What camp job would you most like to do?

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Ask the Campers

How do you explain camp to friends at home?

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Ask the Campers

What is your favorite food at camp?

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Ask the Campers

Where is your favorite place at camp?

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Pok-O-MacCready Camps
1391 Reber Road, Willsboro, NY 12996

Located in New York’s Adirondack Mountains

800.982.3538 (within the U.S.)
518.963.7656
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