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What is OCA Accreditation & Why Does It Matter?

Camp Widjiitiwin is a member of the Ontario Camps Association and has been since 1997. The OCA is the standards organization of Ontario summer camps. The essence of the OCA is to bring camps together to continuously improve camping in Ontario. Use of the OCA logo demonstrates the...

Widji Packing List 2019

What to Bring to Camp Checklist The first day of camp is less than a month away and if you haven’t already made a packing list, we want to remind you about what you should bring to camp.  First a little fun. Check out this list for some crazy stuff kids have brought to...

Questions to Ask Your Child on the Way Home from Widji

After an amazing week at Widjiitiwin, it’s likely that your camper will be bursting to the seams with fun stories, great songs, and wishes to return to camp ASAP.  The drive home from camp can be a perfect time to reconnect with your child after a week apart. If your child...

10 Things To Do When Your Child Is At Widji

So you’re arrived home after the drive home from Camp Widjiitiwin. You left your son or daughter with us for the week. By now they have done their swim test, met their cabin leaders and all the other campers in their cabin, had dinner (Sub Sunday) and are out on the field...

Summer Camp Packing List

What to Bring to Camp Checklist General ( ) Towels (wash/swim) ( ) Toothbrush & Toothpaste ( ) Sun Screen (SPF 50 recommended) ( ) Soap, Shampoo, Conditioner ( ) Comb/Brush ( ) Bible ( ) Pen/Pencil ( ) Notebook ( ) Book or comics to read ( ) Insect Repellent ( ) Flashlight (...

And The Winner Is…

The winner of our 2018 FREE week of camp from our camp fairs and promotions is…  Congratulations Sara Ambrose from Mono, ON!! Watch your email for details on how to get a free week at camp!! Your prize includes a full week of camp, activities, chapel, cabin time, Fruit...

2018 Widji Calendar; What’s Happening

Wonder what’s going on this year at Widji. Well, here are some of the plans we have. January through April – camp fairs and promotions, staff recruiting, interviews and hiring plus program development.  May May 5-7 – summer leadership weekend May 8 – spring crew start May...

Changes Are Coming

It’s said that the only person who likes change is a baby. At Muskoka Bible Centre & Camp Widjiitiwin we believe that, as we set our sights on our 2020 vision, we needed update our organizational structure to be ready for more ministry opportunities. The ne...

2018 Summer Theme: Star Wars

    On the far side of the universe on the third planet from the sun is an event becoming known for training Jedi and battling the empire. This event takes us from the beginning of the Star Wars universe right through the Last Jedi and eagerly awaits the Hans Solo...

Good-bye, July

Guest Blog by Colgate By the time I came to the realization that camp had started, it was already half over. Four weeks of kids have come and gone, the fifth week in full swing. As I sit in my office and write this, I am beginning to understand that the cliche “time flies” holds...