Salem Acres Blog

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August 27, 2019

 Check out the video interview that we did with Ben Wiebe about what he loves about camp.

August 16, 2019

We had a great week of firsts for Kids Camp III. We did an all camp canoe trip down the river concluding the afternoon with pizza for supper on the beach. They went on natures walks, guided by Karl, first time director at Salem, where the campers got the opportunity to...

August 9, 2019

Hello Parents, 

Greetings from the S.U.P.E.R.H.E.R.O. A.G.E.N.C.Y Base Camp! For our superhero theme this week we transformed the camp into a superhero training camp whose purpose was to train newly recruited superheros (your children) and defeat various villains. Each...

August 3, 2019

Kids Camp 2 was a blast ! The theme for the week was Treasure Quest, and each day, the campers completed a challenge to earn their cabin a piece of a treasure map. We started off the week with a carnival, then became pirates, rode through the Wild West, visited the Ama...

July 27, 2019

 Katie is our Nurse/ First Aider this summer. Check out her interview and see what she thinks about her first time at camp.

July 27, 2019

Welcome to Jr Boys Adventure Camp. Where the boys took railway spikes and formed them in a forge into knifes and traversed in the dark trying to reach the goal in mission impossible. The splash of water was heard as campers navigated their canoes down the Red Deer Rive...

July 20, 2019

Jr. Girls Camp was a blast! Our theme for the week was "Met Gala". The girls were given puzzles each day to find their memory verses! Every night the girls attended a Gala with its own unique theme! These themes included a magic garden, 70’s flower-power rally, a spa n...

July 13, 2019

Kids Camp 1 was a wild ride! Our theme for the week was "Treasure Seekers". Cabins were transformed into Spaceships whose faulty mechanics transported campers and staff back and forth in time! Each day campers were maneuvered in and out of fantasy; we visited Pirate-in...

July 13, 2019

 Faith is our Female Staff Coordinator this summer and she sat down for an inverview about what she loves about camp. Check out the video!

July 6, 2019

July is finally here, meaning that camp has officially started! This week we completed our first ever Teen Camp 1 as well as the beginning to the LEAD program. We had a relatively tight-knit group this week with 11 campers, and this meant that we were able to connect r...