Author: Tony Vrooman

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Hit the Links with Camp O

Hit the Links with Camp O

There’s still time to participate in Camp Ondessonk’s 28th Annual Golf Scramble hosted by Korte & Luitjohan Contractors, Inc. (K & L).  This year’s Golf Scramble is Saturday, September 30,…
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Travel Back in Time To 1973…

By Pati Egan If we dropped a unit of campers at Camp Ondessonk in 1973, what would their experience be like? First, we would need to get them the right…
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Kids Benefit from Spending Time in Nature- Camp Ondessonk

Kids Benefit from Spending Time in Nature

A recent report released by the Child Mind Institute confirms a long-held belief of many in the Camp Community:  Kids benefit from spending time outdoors. Researchers agree that while the…
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Aquatics Adventure Camp 1992 – Coffee, Donuts, and the Wabash River

Canoeing on the Wabash River was both fun and challenging. The original staff were Suzy (Munn) Mahoney, Jen (Jansen) Brennan, and the late Joe Bushue.

Horse Specialty Camp – 1992! The Pioneers of All Horse Adventure Programs!

Two campers’ perspectives on being on the first Horse Specialty Camp: I asked Colleen Shaughnessy how horses were assigned, “I wasn’t staff but was a camper for the first Horse…
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