Dear Ruskoka Work Weekend Volunteers, Brrrrrr! Our final work weekend reminded us that winter is just around the corner. Despite the snowfall this past Saturday, three brave volunteers went for a swim, and several long walks in the winter wonderland. And we were happy to be visited by Andrei Pregl from Wisconsin! Everyone worked to […]
Dear Ruskoka Camp Volunteers, We had a fantastic turnout for the final work weekend of 2012! Thank you to Nika, Natasha, Oles, Alik, Misha, Dmitriy, Svetlana, Luba, Andrei, Victor, Sasha, Galina, Ksenia, Nikita, Liana, Daniel, Polina, Katya, Alesha, Alex, and Victor.
Dear Ruskoka Volunteers, Wow! 28 mighty volunteers came to Ruskoka last weekend, worked all weekend and enjoyed the last of the fall colours.
Dear Ruskoka Volunteers, A large and enthusiastic group of 23 volunteers enjoyed the fall colours and completed a mountain of work. We removed the swimming raft and anchor, painted the front pantry wall, painted the outside of the garage shed and trim, cleaned out the camp kitchen and fridge, finish organizing the camp library, cleaned and […]
Dear Ruskoka Camp Counselors and Volunteers, On behalf of Ruskoka Camp, the campers and their parents, I would like to extend my heartfelt gratitude to each and every one of you for making this year’s camp sessions the best summer camp ever!
Dear Ruskoka Campers, Counselors, Parents, Volunteers and Supporters, EXCITING NEWS! Ruskoka Camp will be one of the charities to participate in the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday Oct 14, 2012. Come and join your friends, fellow campers, parents, volunteers and counselors as we walk 5km to raise funds for our Ruskoka Camp. It will […]
Dear Ruskoka Camp Volunteers and Counselors, Wow! A large group of volunteers (24 actually) accomplished a lot, including counselors participating in two talks on camp leadership. And, we all celebrated namesdays for the Natalia’s, and a birthday! Everyone enjoyed the great company, delicious meals and fresh air that have become synonymous with Ruskoka! Thank you to […]
Dear Ruskoka Camp Volunteers and Counselors, Thank you to the 14 energetic and dedicated leaders that attended the seventh Ruskoka Camp Leadership Workshop (Vika, Sasha, Lukas, Vlad, Roman, Max S, Ksenia, Anya, Liza, Oles, Max T, Misha, Serg, and Tanya). For three days, directors, counselors and future leaders learned about themselves, their responsibilities and their campers. Sessions started […]
Dear Ruskoka Camp Volunteers and Counselors, Join us for the combined Leadership Workshop and our final Work Weekend before camp starts. For this work weekend, lots of new projects, and some of the left-over tasks: cut grass everywhere, connect up new water system and well pump and test, fill in the ditches, clear coat the remainder […]
Dear Ruskoka Camp Volunteers and Counselors, Another phenomenal work weekend! Lots of projects completed, a couple mosquitoes fed, and everyone enjoyed the great company, delicious meals and fresh air that have become synonymous with Ruskoka! Thank you to Misha, Max, Dennis, Natasha, Oleg, Dasha, Marina, Alyosha, Dmitry, Natasha, Vika, Alexei, Pavel, Liza, Serguei, Sasha, Oleg, Natasha […]