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NOV
16
2016

Centennial Book Pre-Sales Begin!

As Merrie-Woode’s centennial approaches, we are excited to announce that publication of our Centennial Book is nearing its final stages. Board Member, Dorothy Moss Williams and I have been working with award winning book author and designer, Laurie Shock, over the past two years
NOV
15
2016

CMW 2016 Fall Newsletter

The digital edition of the CMW Fall 2016 Newsletter is now available! Read up on all the news at camp! Included articles in this edition: “Centennial Campaign – Renew For Our Future,” “Merrie-Woode Centennial Book Pre-Sales Begin,” “Centennial
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AUG
07
2016

Follow the Gleam

           I was surprised to find that I had woken up a little later than usual this morning, only to realize that it was Chapel Sunday! I scurried over to the Dining Hall just in time to pick up the scraps of delicious cinnamon rolls and sausages the campers had left behind.
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AUG
06
2016

Curious George

      I was snoozing down at the boat house, when I heard the bell ringing for the 1st activity period.  So, I decided to see what everyone was up to around camp. The canoeing classes got to play in the lake and the counselors tied a canoe to the dock to create a slide. It looked
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JUL
31
2016

Opening Day!

       Today is the day; the very first day of the August Session. I was awakened early this morning by the shrill screams of delight of campers arriving to their assigned cabins. It was a wonderful sight; old friends reconnecting after a year of being apart, saying bittersweet
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JUL
24
2016

Follow the Gleam

     What a wonderful Sunday it’s been! There is no better way to kick start the week than with a Chapel service surrounded by family and friends; and nothing beats having our very own Glee Club serenade us with their weekly song accompanied by the Ballet Dance class! It was
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JUL
23
2016

It’s a Great Day for the Race!

       Wow, what a crazy last Saturday of camp it’s been. Since ten o’clock this morning I could hear the hooting and hollering of campers on the boat docks cheering on their peers as they competed furiously at the Swim and Boat Race; and special shout-out to the swimmers for
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JUL
17
2016

The Wild, Wild West

         It was a good morning to be a Tajar! Our traditional Sunday Sleep In had me well rested for the hustle and bustle of a very bright and sunny Chapel service this morning. I especially enjoyed hearing the lovely Glee Club perform a French song for all of our campers and
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JUL
16
2016

Kid Scripts

    It’s been a rainy summer day here at Camp Merrie-Woode; but just sunny enough this morning so the campers could jump in the lake and pull out their kayaks. When I swung by Jewelry this morning, I saw girls making all kinds of beautiful beaded earrings. In Ceramics, campers
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JUL
10
2016

Sunday Fun day

         What a wonderful Sunday it’s been! There is no better way to kick start the week than with a Chapel service surrounded by family and friends; and nothing beats having our very own Glee Club serenade us with their weekly song accompanied by their own guitar player! It was
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