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3 things to consider when planning next summer's camp season
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3 things to consider when planning next summer's camp season

25 August 2021 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

Written by Alisha Badwal Experiencing camp is an excellent way for campers to build...read more
3 absolute favourite camper activities
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3 absolute favourite camper activities

12 August 2021 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

Written by Alisha Badwal There’s no doubt this past year and a half has been unlike any other....read more
Self-described city people experience a day of family firsts on Toronto Island
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Self-described city people experience a day of family firsts on Toronto Island

20 July 2020 - by Leigh Coffey

Every summer for the past 30+ years, hundreds of sun-screened campers would board the ferry with...read more
How to make scratch-off magic paper
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How to make scratch-off magic paper

25 May 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

After weeks inside, lots of disappointing news, and an uncertain future ahead, we could all use a...read more
An easy activity to help you protect your mental health and find your zen
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An easy activity to help you protect your mental health and find your zen

22 May 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

Every one of us has a responsibility to protect ourselves and our communities by practicing...read more
Planting the seeds for community: YMCA farmer Mel explains why local produce needs our support
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Planting the seeds for community: YMCA farmer Mel explains why local produce needs our support

22 April 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

May 11 is a big day for farmer Mélisanne. That’s the day she and her team plant the seeds for the...read more
How to collage using your old magazines, recyclables, or even junk mail
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How to collage using your old magazines, recyclables, or even junk mail

09 April 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

Collaging is all the rage right now, but our YMCA Camps team members are the OG masters 😉Campers...read more
4 games you can play with nothing but a pencil and paper
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4 games you can play with nothing but a pencil and paper

09 April 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

We know lots of you parents out there are feeling a little trapped these days, stuck inside with...read more
A fun game to pass the time — and work your memory muscles!
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A fun game to pass the time — and work your memory muscles!

08 April 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

Back in our day, there weren’t smartphones or tablets to entertain us day in and day out; we made...read more
How to make blow art cartoons with your kids
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How to make blow art cartoons with your kids

08 April 2020 - by YMCA of Greater Toronto

Just one of the super-fun programs your kids can look forward to at Y Day Camps is creative...read more

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