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Update for summer camp 2020! We are working on Day Camp programming. See the Frequently Asked Questions below for more info. Having made the decision to cancel our regularly scheduled programming, we are now moving forward with shaping a summer program that is compliant with the restrictions and safety concerns we are all living with. […]
Despite the difficulties surrounding camp programming this season, we are moving forward in hope. When the dike (which protects the camp and all the neighbours) was being built, a lot of earth was needed. Guess who got a huge hole in their property that wanted filling?
Hello CWM friends! Over the last few months we’ve been watching carefully as the Province of Manitoba has moved through the initial stages of pandemic response and now into the phased plan for reopening services in Manitoba. It has become clear that reopening overnight camps will not be part of either phase 1 or 2 […]
This is the first cancellation move we’ve needed to make. Camps with Meaning has a 40+ year history of providing summer camp style programming for adults with disabilities. We currently call them Adults with Disabilities Venture (ADV) camps. We have made the difficult decision to officially cancel the four spring weeks at Camps Assiniboia and […]
Hello families! We are continuing to move forward to summer and the possibility of summer camp. Unfortunately we don’t know exactly what camp will look like yet, but the leadership team has a lot of great ideas, and staff and campers are still applying! Our pandemic oversight committee has helped us make some decisions for […]
Recognizing the uncertainties we are all facing, Camps with Meaning is extending the early bird deadline with its $20 discount until April 24, 2020. We also want to assure all of our families that in the event of any camp cancellations due to the pandemic, we will be issuing full refunds minus a $25 administration […]
Our 19th annual bird watching retreat will take place June 5-7, 2019 at Camp Koinonia. Our director for this retreat will be Dieter Schӧnwetter. Online registration will be available in March. 2020 Birding Retreat Brochure.pdf Which includes info, paper registration, and student bird watching sponsorship application.
Camp Assiniboia. Saturday February 15, 2020 It’s a day for families that is filled with activities, like sleigh rides, skiing snowshoeing, skating (bring your own), sledding, hugging bunnies, crafts, and maybe even the zipline, as well as some camp singing and a wiener roast for lunch. Activities will start at 10 am, with a break […]
Camp Assiniboia February 17-19, 2020 Goals of the Retreat Our mission for this winter retreat for adults with disabilities is to provide positive stimulation to campers through winter activities, worship sessions and joyful relationships with staff and other campers. Click here to download the brochure with full information.pdf ADV winter registration form 2020
The annual party in the Camp Assiniboia barn. Come out and move to the old-timey music. No dancing skills required. In fact, you don’t have to dance. Just come to hang out. Details are on the poster below, but don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions. We need pie donations! Contact Elizabeth if […]