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Summer 2020 Update

Here's Anthony updating us on what summer 2020 is going to look like in light of COVID-19 and the current health restrictions. Highlights: No overnight camps, but we'll be offering day camps at Salem Acres We're looking to offer Family Camps this summer. Families would be coming and staying in RVs and tents Looking to partner with churches in the Calgary, Lethbridge, and the surrounding areas to offer day camps More videos will be coming out in the future with more information The camp dates are staying the same. Pray for us for wisdom, direction, volunteers, and share the love of Jesus. You can donate and support camp here: Volunteer for Salem Acres or

What to Bring to Day Camp

Day Camp Packing List: Please bring the following items and ensure they are all labeled with the camper's name Daypack for all the following to fit in 1 complete change of clothes that can get wet & dirty during games or crafts Bible Jacket Hat Rain gear Water bottle Swimsuit/towel Sunscreen and insect repellent Proper footwear for hiking and sports Shoes to wear in the river (must be a pair that cannot fall off i.e. runners) Notebook and pen Medications (ex: Epipen, etc. Please see our Medical Page for more info)​​ Optional Items: Life jacket (Salem Acres provides life jackets for all campers who need them) Flashlight & spare batteries Clothing/props for theme events (email will be sent wit

Matched Donation Week

Camp is going to look quite different this year. We're still talking to the board and staff team to see what, if anything, we'll be doing this summer. So stay tuned and continue to pray for us as we plan for 2020. In the mean time we're looking for your help with all the financial loss we're experiencing with retreats and camps being cancelled. Giving Tuesday is coming up this week, but we're not limiting it to Tuesday! From May 3rd to 9th, 2020 we had a generous donor offer to match any donations up to $5,000! Double your impact and help camp out in this difficult season during our matched giving week. Donate by clicking here. DONATE NOW

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