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Thursday, January 29, 2015

How To Be

In the beginning of each summer camp session our campers learn about the Four Core Values (Respect, Responsibility, Honesty and Caring) and our Camp Motto ‘I’m Third’ (God First, Others Second, I’m Third).  
Throughout the week we see campers letting others go before themselves, sharing bug spray, making their bunks and so much more.
At closing campfire the campers are challenged to take what they learned and share it with the world.

First up in the ‘How To Be’ series is (Drum role please)... Caring!


Here are some reminders and tips on how to be caring.
It can be as easy as:
·      Hold the door open for someone
·      A simple smile
·      Be inclusive toward others
·      Asking ‘How are you today?’
·      Share your positivity with everyone you meet
·      Be a great friend

Small acts of kindness and showing somebody that you care can go a long way!

Let us know what you tried and how it worked!  Tell us some of your ideas.  We love hearing from you.


Stay tuned for Respect, Responsibility, Honesty and I’m Third!






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Located on the shores of Big Blue Lake in Montague, MI, Camp Pendalouan is a fully licensed summer camp offering overnight & day camps, as well as outdoor education & conference programs. While at Pendalouan kids and families make friends, experience personal character development and learn new skills – all while creating lifelong memories and having fun in a safe environment with highly qualified and trained staff. You are a part of the Pendalouan family from the moment you step onto camp property. We invite you to learn more about Camp Pendalouan, by checking out our websitethe Camp Blog and our Facebook page.

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