Camp Awakening has a few spots available for teen campers 15 – 18 years. Don’t miss out on a great summer experience! Call the camp office 416-487-8400 today.
Laura Clydesdale‘s recent article published in The Washington Post’s On Parenting section, speaks to the trend of kids being over-scheduled and too intensely focused on classes, extra-curricular activities and internships. Summers should be a time for kids to unplug, foster their creativity (being in nature is great for that!) and find some “quiet mental space” to re-focus. In other words, kids … Continue reading →
While we firmly believe in unplugging at camp [Read our previous post!], we like to stay connected to the camp community when we’re in the city! Unfortunately, we had no access to our email servers from 12:00pm Wednesday, April 27th to 3:00pm Thursday, April 28th. If you tried to email us during that time period, your email was not received and … Continue reading →
The average Canadian child spends 7.5 hours a day in front of a screen! Camp is one of the last places in the world where children can experience life ‘unplugged.’ At Awakening, we want campers to enjoy nature – and new friends – without the distraction of screens and electronic devices. Camp provides an opportunity for campers to leave those … Continue reading →
Founded in 1982, Camp Awakening celebrates thirty-five camping seasons NEXT YEAR. We want as many diverse opinions and suggestions as possible so we can make our 35th Anniversary celebrations in 2017 awesome – and something the camp community wants to be a part of! Please complete our online survey and cast your vote for the event you want to attend or … Continue reading →
The Spring 2016 One Of A Kind Show & Sale is underway at the Enercare Centre at Exhibition Place in Toronto and runs until March 27th. Camp Awakening is thrilled to have been selected as the beneficiary charity: http://oneofakindshow.com/toronto/givelocal.php
Thank you to everyone who voted in the national Goodlife Kids Foundation’s #Win4Kids contest. The results were revealed on Saturday, March 5th and we are thrilled to announce that Camp Awakening was awarded a $5,000 to help our campers lead healthier, more active lives.
Camp Awakening is thrilled to have been selected as the charity beneficiary of the March 23rd to March 27th One Of A Kind Show & Sale at the Enercare Centre at Exhibition Place in Toronto. Twice a year, One of a Kind partners with a charitable organization through their Give Local Program. You can make a direct donation to Camp Awakening online: http://oneofakindshow.com/toronto/givelocal.php or make … Continue reading →
Camp Awakening has been selected as 1 of 10 national finalists in the Goodlife Kids Foundation’s #Win4Kids contest. As part of the contest Goodlife Kids Foundation is giving away a total of $100,000 to programs across Canada that are helping kids get active. “Only 26% of Canadian kids with physical disabilities are physically active.” says Tracy Morley, Executive Director, Camp … Continue reading →