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Tims Camps in the Community – Part 1

Tims Camps in the Community – Part 1

Camp and community are inseparable in our minds.  You know from your time with us that a very unique and positive community is formed at camp; even if that community comes in the form of an eCamp experience! While we were not able to host campers at our...

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What’s Ahead?

What’s Ahead?

Our 8 weeks of eCamp are under wraps and we’re settling into our fall schedules, whether it’s a new grade at school (either virtually or at home!), or working.  Here at Tims Camps we’re already directing our attention to what camp will look like next year in 2021,...

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My Camp Story #2

My Camp Story #2

Hi everyone, it’s Sully! You may know me from Tim Horton Memorial Camp, where I have spent the past 3 summers working as a counsellor. I’ve been missing camp a lot lately and am always looking forward to when we can all get back! In the meantime, I thought I’d post...

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eCamp is Underway!

eCamp is Underway!

Well it is FINALLY HERE! After all of our campers were waiting patiently we started eCamp last week! What a week it was, all the Program Managers, Program Coordinators, and eCounsellors are so excited to see you, and finally get eCamp underway! If you are a camper and...

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My Camp Story

My Camp Story

            From the age of 12 to 17, I was a camper at the Tim Hortons Foundation Camps. I started my journey in grade 8, I went to Quyon Quebec to Camp des Voyageurs Tim Horton. I was put into a cabin group with 7...

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Happy Pride!

Happy Pride!

 As we are already into June and Pride month is well underway, we wanted to take this opportunity to talk about why pride is so important! Pride can mean many things to many people and is an important statement of how far the community has come and how far it...

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Fantastic Trips – From the Comfort of your Home!

Fantastic Trips – From the Comfort of your Home!

Have you ever wanted to visit the Louvre in Paris or visit wild animals in the comfort of your own home? Here are some links for some awesome adventures you can take from the comfort of your own home! If you find anymore cool and exciting places to virtually visit...

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Online Navigating – Tips and Tricks

Online Navigating – Tips and Tricks

Although we are all used to navigating the outdoors in a camp environment, this year has given us the unique opportunity to navigate some new territory online! While we are anxiously waiting to see all our campers virtually, we wanted to help you prepare with some...

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Self-care during eCamp

Self-care during eCamp

Hello Folks! As we are getting closer to eCamp (exactly 48 days away!) we just wanted to give you some ideas on how to practice self-care during eCamp so that you can get the most out of the programs we are getting ready for you! Here are some things that you can...

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