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Watch Camper Ride the Camp Howard Giant Swing


When I heard about a giant swing I wondered what it was.  My imagination did not image what it really was until I saw the designs.   224 more words

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Christ Child BXB Courts at Camp Howard

The Christ Child Society of Portland made money available for Camp Howard to build basketball courts in 2010 with a little left over to go toward the cover which was installed in 2015.   100 more words

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Camp Howard TV Advertisement

Check out our 2017 TV advertisement here:

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Building Bird Houses at Camp Howard

Six campers signed up for bird house building at Camp Howard last summer.  It reminded me of my high school days in FFA (Future Farmers of America) when as a frosh one of the contests was to build a bird house.   173 more words

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Have You Experienced the "Bus Stop"?

Over the past 20 years, some of my favorite memories revolve around the bus stop. There are many facets to the bus stop! Families arrive at The Madeleine School in Portland to check luggage, paperwork, meds and most important…the camper! 519 more words

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Camp Howard "Gimpl" Dining Hall Slated for Replacement

The Camp Howard Dining Hall was built in 1953 after the Horton Family made a land donation to St. Vincent de Paul for the purpose of a Catholic youth camp. 419 more words

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Composting - Can You Do This AND Keep out the Bears?

When the Outdoor School challenged the camps to compost everything from the dining hall at the camps they use several years ago, Camp Howard answered the challenge. 238 more words

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