“Yoga is an ancient spiritual, mental & physical practice that originated in India. The impressive results of Yoga know no boundaries, and after centuries of use, it is now practiced all around the globe. Yoga has proven to be one of the most effective practices for peace of mind, as well as for physical efficiency. Be it decremented in strength or lung capacity, increased level of stress or distracted focus, poor sense of well-being or unrest sleep, Yoga covers it all.” Check out some of these sites for various Yoga practices!
We totally understand! This is a difficult time we’re all going through right now, but we are finding lots of wonderful ideas out there! Take a guided walking tour through a national park! How cool is that? Check out Google’s The Hidden Worlds of the National Parks!
You don’t need to go to an arcade or the carnival to have fun. Create your own classics with some simple items found around the house!
Continue reading “DIY Games Getting creative with the classics!“
To our Camp staff and AmeriCorps members, Due to COVID-19, many of you are experiencing a change of plans with schooling, where you are living, and current jobs. With many things unknown we sincerely hope you are taking care of yourselves and taking necessary precautions to #flattenthecurve. We want you all to know that your physical, emotional, and social well-being is of the utmost priority to us! Your camp family is here for you. Continue reading “Staff & AmeriCorps Updates How we are preparing for the future at camp.“
While we may be stuck in the house practicing social distancing, it doesn’t mean we have to be bored with nothing to do! Take this time learn something new like magic tricks! Check out these tricks from The Rick Wilcox Show: Continue reading “Learn Magic Tricks! A great way to pass the time + impress your family and friends.“
Hello, and welcome to the Birchbark Blog! Our communities and the world are quickly changing, and we thought this would be a great way to keep in touch with updates on what is happening at the Camps, and even throughout the agency. We also hope this will be a happy place for you to visit, just like Camp Wawbeek and Respite Camp, full of that “camp spirit,” but in words and photos. Continue reading “Welcome to the Birchbark Blog!“