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Peace Camp leader and children cheering


Youth ages 11 to 14, get ready for a week of summer camp like no other! Take a trip around the world, as we explore peace building in many cultures, and still be home in time for dinner! This will be an exciting week filled with art, music, games and sports, all with a peace and justice focus.

We've played

  • Egg drop
  • Garbage bag slip ’n slide
  • Warm fuzzies
  • Planting radish seeds
  • Comforter knotting for MCC relief kits
  • Peace Camp Olympics
  • Peace Camp Round Up
  • New Land
  • Landfill Harmonic
  • Handprints for peace
  • Giant Dutch Blitz
  • Scavenger hunts
  • Slack lining
  • The World Cities game
  • Peace Camp Jeopardy
  • Peace Camp Art Show
  • 9 Square in the Air
  • Capture the Ball
 
Children showing their art      Children circled around in a huddle     

We've heard stories

  • Theatre of the Beat
  • Social media experts
  • WAYVE representatives
  • ACKWA representatives
  • A brain cancer patient
  • A refugee
  • Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre
  • A police officer
  • Mennonite Central Committee representatives
  • A local farmer
  • An Aboriginal rights activist
  • A person with cerebral palsy
  • Community supported agriculture farmers
 
Campers listening to Michelle Jackett speak in the Grebel Gallery   Mennonite Central Committee representative speaking to children

We've visited

  • Sunnydale Community Centre
  • The Working Centre
  • Hacienda Sarria Market Garden
  • The Ten Thousand Villages warehouse
  • Thrift On Kent
  • The Woodland Cultural Centre
  • The Ignatius Jesuit Centre

Camper packing boxes with pencils        Campers and leaders packing boxes