Posts tagged with “Events”

Gathering

Today is our second full day of camp.  As I sit and write this it really feels like we’ve all been here  together for longer.  Last evening I checked in with every group of trip leaders and the way they  described their campers to me sounded like they had known them all for days.  Camp…

Wanapitei 101: What is… the Chateau? Banquet Night? Community Weekend? Harvest?

  When an organization has been around for as long as Wanapitei, it can be easy to take for granted that not everyone understands what you are talking about when you throw around phrases like Harvest Night, Chateau, Community Weekend or Banquet Night. These things are so ingrained in our culture that we can sometimes…

Vancouver Reunion Highlights

This past Saturday marked our very first West Coast reunion in Vancouver.  Jackie Hodgins gives us highlights from the event. The first ever Western Wanapitei Reunion was a total success.   A crowd of 25 people attended!  The smiles were wide and the hugs were generous.  Our group ranged from alumni dating back to the 70’s…

Highlights from the Toronto Reception

On Saturday night, we hosted our first reunion of the year in Toronto.  Close to one hundred staff, alumni, campers and their families joined us for a great evening filled with good food, beautiful presentations and lots of fun.  Here are some of the highlights! That first squeal. The first minutes of the reunion are…

Trent Weekend – 41st Annual Trent Temagami Colloquium

This past weekend at Camp Wanapitei was a happening weekend (Thursday – Sunday).  Trent University and their Canadian Studies program came to Wanapitei for their 41st annual academic gathering.  What makes this event so amazing is the dedicated professors who are determined to be out on the land with their students all day Friday and…