manitouvrvideo
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A camper returning home from camp at Camp Manitou in Ontario is in for a big surprise when he gets home from camp in a video demonstrating one way summer camps can tap into the coming virtual reality revolution. Here's the set-up for the video from the camp's blog: "Anyone...

matisyahuatcamp
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When you attend a Jewish camp, getting a chance to see Matisyahu up close and personal isn't an impossibility since he's been known to give intimate concerts at summer camps in the past. But that doesn't make it any less cool for the campers - like the ones at Camp...

campcrystalflakestshirt
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This t-shirt takes the mash-up concept to a new level by mixing the fictional summer camp setting of Camp Crystal Lake in the Friday the 13th movies with a favorite kids cereal. As if the thought of a supernatural killer wearing a hockey mask and stalking you while away at...

campsimchapokemongo
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By now the Pokemon Go phenomenon is old news, just as those who have been away at technology-free summer camps all summer are getting caught up, but the folks at Camp Simcha recently posted a video of their campers enjoying an analog version of the popular cell phone game. Like so much...

gagacenter
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The popular story you've probably heard about favorite summer camp activity Ga-Ga Ball is that it was invented in Israel and brought over to the U.S. by some Israeli nationals who introduced it to their campers at various Jewish camps around the country. It turns out that story - particularly...

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Star gymnast Aly Raisman predicted she would one day be competing in the Olympics way back when she was a kid at summer camp in New Hampshire. This piece of information comes courtesy of one of her former bunkmates, Business Insider senior editor Emily Cohn, who tweeted a photo of...

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The Equestria Girls are heading to Camp Everfree in a feature-length movie coming to Netflix on October 1. My Little Pony: Equestria Girls - Legend of Everfree is the fourth installment in the Equestria Girls animated film series, which is itself a spin-off of the My Little Pony: Friendship is...

lumberjanes
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The upcoming movie adaptation of the popular comic series Lumberjanes has a director. Emily Carmichael (The Adventures of Ledo and Ix) has been named by 20th Century Fox to direct the film, which has already had a draft of the script written by Will Widger. The project is reportedly listed...

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The Girl Scouts are celebrating National S'mores Day today in grand fashion with the announcement of new s'mores cookies for the 2017 cookie season, which will commemorate a century of cookie sales. From the Girl Scouts website: We're excited to announce that today, National S’mores Day, we’re celebrating 100 years...

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Bobby Moynihan's character in the upcoming comedy Brother Nature is described as "a full-time camp counselor with a heart of gold and a wild sense of fun." The Saturday Night Live regular plays Todd, the obnoxious brother of a woman played by Gillian Jacobs (Community) whose politician boyfriend Roger (Taran...

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Buying a gift for the President of the United States can't be easy, but Vice President Joe Biden went the summer camp route when looking for a gift for Barack Obama's 55th birthday. He gave (and possibly even made?) a friendship bracelet with their names on it and shared it with...

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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon cut the ribbon on the state's newest park on Saturday on land that includes the former Camp Zoe property. Echo Bluff Park as its known occupies 476 acres and will offer overnight accomodations in a new 20-room lodge in addition to traditional camping facilities. The park...