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3 Feb

Silver Recreation Adventurers

February 3rd, 2021 by

Silver Recreation Adventurers – Join a small group of active senior citizens as Camp Ondessonk staff guide you into the forest for a 2 or 4-night mini-adventure in the Shawnee…

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19 Nov

Diversity Continuing Education Program

November 19th, 2020 by

On November 9, 2020, Camp Ondessonk staff members participated in a Diversity Continuing Education Program provided by Southern Illinois University Carbondale.  Jaidelynn Rogers, MA,  Counseling Psychology Graduate Student and Diversity…

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5 Nov

Challenge Gift

November 5th, 2020 by

Camp Ondessonk has the opportunity to receive an extra $3,500 gift, and you can help!  You might have read in the 2020 Fall E-Newsletter that we set a goal to…

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2 Sep

Giving Back

September 2nd, 2020 by

The 1970s – such an iconic decade!  It was especially true for Ursula Piotrowski Sedlak, because when she was in the third grade, her world changed as she was introduced…

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1 Sep

Silver Recreation Adventurers

September 1st, 2020 by

Join a small group of older adults and Camp Ondessonk staff as we journey into the forest for a week of mini-adventures in the Shawnee National Forest. Through the Silver Recreation…

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26 Jul

Ondessonk Adventure is Out There!

July 26th, 2019 by

Each session, several teen camps fall under the umbrella of an Ondessonk adventure. These adventure programs are divided into three different categories, on-camp adventures, on and off-camp adventure, and trip…

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Girls Week

July 26th, 2019 by

By: Jordyn Priebe Girls Week is a very special week here at Camp Ondessonk because all of the units are filled entirely with girls. While learning is what matters most,…

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6 May

Getting your child ready for Camp

May 6th, 2019 by

    With Summer Camp right around the corner here are some tips to help your family prepare in getting your child ready for Camp.   Packing for Camp Learn More…

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11 Apr

The Masquerade Ball

April 11th, 2019 by

By Jamie Fields, Director of Development Camp Ondessonk celebrated its 2019 Masquerade Ball Gala on Saturday, March 2, 2019, at the Four Points by Sheraton in Fairview Heights, Illinois. This…

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9 Apr

Ondessonk’s Mission Lasts All Year

April 9th, 2019 by

By Greg Santen, Program Services Director Keeping with our mission to provide outdoor as well as spiritual adventures for kids of all ages, Camp Ondessonk is a great destination for…

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26 Oct

Update Camp Ondessonk Hosting Haunted Hayride and Trick or Treat Event October 27 & 28

October 26th, 2017 by

Update-Due to the weather forecast for Friday, October 27th, the Haunted Forest Hayride and Trick or Treat event will be cancelled Friday evening. However, the event on Saturday, October 28th…

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16 Oct

Outdoor Education at Camp Ondessonk

October 16th, 2017 by

Camp Ondessonk has been a world-class summer camp since 1959 and many people take advantage of the year-round opportunities at Camp during our family weekends and special events, but perhaps…

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