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What’s Happening in the Office Right… Now!

We, along with most of our colleagues at other camps, are often asked what exactly it is that we do outside of the summer months. To help answer that question, as well as share some awesome things going on at Wanapitei right now, I give you: this blog post. Hiring for summer is in full…

What’s Happening in Our Office: Summer is HERE!

I feel like the best way to describe the preparation for camp is to compare it to a long distance race.  Fall and winter are an even, steady pace.  We reflect on the summer that has passed, and begin to shape the upcoming year.  Then comes spring – the finish line is approaching, and you…

Summer 2014: Look Who’s Back! (Volume 5)

This summer we have not one… not two… not even three… but FOUR of our amazing staff taking on the role of Trip Director.  We are grateful to each of them for taking a couple of weeks out of their busy schedules to ensure we have all eight weeks of the summer covered. In July,…

Summer 2014 Staff: Look Who’s Back! (Volume Three)

Here are a few more faces you’ll see at camp this summer! Scott McCutcheon and Tori Miller team up again for Bay Trip this summer.  Scott is currently in Halifax studying at Dalhousie University.  Tori is working hard training to be a paramedic at Algonquin College in Ottawa. Also paddling the Bay this summer are…

Summer 2014 Staff: Look Who’s Back! (Volume Two)

As promised, we are happy to be sharing with you a few more familiar faces you’ll be seeing at camp this summer. Tim Moss returns to lead WLIT in July and August.  If you’re in Toronto, be sure to visit one of Tim’s yoga classes at Lotus Yoga Centre. Gill Thompson returns to lead WLIT…

Summer Staff 2014: Look Who’s Back! (Volume One)

Summer 2014 is starting to take shape.  As we move closer to the summer, we’ll keep you posted on which staff are coming back and introduce you to any new faces you’ll see this coming summer.  First up – our VII leaders.  Most of you will not get to see these four until they paddle…

Coming Soon: The Paddler

We’re working hard putting this year’s edition of the Paddler together.  We promise it will be FULL of pictures, interesting articles and great days from our trips this summer.  Here is a little teaser to get you excited!  

What’s Happening In Our Office: Fall Edition

“You’re a Camp Director.  So, what do you do for the rest of the year?” Explaining to people that the job of operating a summer camp takes twelve months of the year when “show time” is nine weeks is sometimes challenging.  But it’s true!  Our planning for the upcoming summer begins before the current summer…