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Spring Break Camp Day #1: Maple Monday

We started off our first day of Spring Break Camp with Maple Monday! As maple tapping season is wrapping up, the timing was perfect to show campers how maple sugaring operations run at Tollgate. March is prime time for sap … Continue reading

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Wild Winter Camp Garden Kitchen Recipes

Flourless Pancakes Total time: 10 minutes Yield: 6-7 small pancakesIngredients:½ cup rolled oats 1 medium peeled banana3 1/2 tbsp milk of choice (we used vanilla rice milk)Pinch of saltPinch of cinnamonChocolate chips Maple syrupDirections: Grease a skillet very well Combine … Continue reading

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Wild Winter Camp Day #5

Our final day of Wild Winter Camp was one of camaraderie and exploration. After one pepper led the group in our 4-H pledge, we engaged in a messy but fun exercise of cutting paper snowflakes with which to decorate the … Continue reading

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Wild Winter Camp Day #4

After starting out Thursday with the 4-H pledge, our week-long wild winter campers couldn’t wait to get back to the forest to continue the design of their group shelter known as the Pepper Lounge. Campers learned that if stranded in … Continue reading

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Wild Winter Camp Day #3

For the third day of wild winter camp, we began by merging our three pepper groups together into one group – the rainbow peppers! We started the day by reciting the 4-H pledge and then traveled to the Activity Center … Continue reading

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