Category Archives: Apr 01

Branching Out

Kanakuk Kamps has remained true to its roots while expanding beyond its base of Ozark operations. CAMP SNAPSHOT Kanakuk Kamps Branson, Mo. www.kanakuk.com Ages: 7-18 Cost: Prices vary by camp It’s tough to say which is busier for Kanakuk Kamps, summers or winters. Summer sees thousands of campers traveling to the shores of Table Rock Lake near Branson, Mo., for Kanakuk’s brand of Christian athletic fun. Road Warriors From October through February Kanakuk directors hit the road for all points … Continue reading

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Behavior Check

The times they are a-changing — Bob Dylan For some campers and staff, respect, responsibility, civility, adherence to appropriate standards of conduct, and the appropriate methods to resolve conflicts may have diminished. This promotes a different type of problematic behavior than what was found in the good old days at camp. Campers and staff may come from toxic home and school environments where constructive discipline and behavior standards have been significantly compromised. These are the realities of the 21st Century. … Continue reading

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