2012 Camp Memories
First Session Memories 2012
- Campers work to beat Arrowhead Camp records
- Shoutout to Min Young S. for holding the new record for limbo and Grant M. for doing 2012 jumping jacks!
- Camp traveled back to 1972, for a throwback Airbands in celebration of Arrowhead’s 40th anniversary
- Congratulations to team Thor for outshining the other Avengers and rescuing the Hulk from evil Loki
- Arrowhead Idol lays out the red carpet welcoming celebrity guest judges Adele, Bon Iver, Carly Rae Jepsen and Ozzie Ozbourne
- Cameron is named Arrowhead Idol winner for 2012 with his awesome dancing
- Way to go the Bay on winning cabin clean up 2 weeks in a row
- Straight sunshine for the entire session!
- Welcome to our July LIT group who started their summer adventure with an overnight hike in Algonquin Park
- Happy Birthday to Alec M., Ronnie S., Kendra T. and Haley A.
- Kudos to Dave, the new camp chef, for great food. Yum!
- 5 staff members join the 10 year club. 50 years at Arrowhead Camp!
5 Year Medal Recipients
- Amber Aida
- Anthony Aida
- Alec MacPherson
- Megan Briggs
- Allison Grodinsky
- Ian Hickman
- Aidan Casey
- Adam Bond
- Julia Lewis
- Harrison Lewis
- Ines Lewis
- Nick LaValle
- Holden Koivu
- Marco Moro
10 Year Medal Recipients
- Laura Cooley
- Matt Teague
- Leah Hayes
- Andrea McNulty
- Laura Turcotte
2nd Session Memories
- 1st annual Arrowhead Games takes place with a basketball tournament, fishing durby, synchronized swimming competition and the big triathalon!
- Arrowhead hosts the 2012 London Olympics with a battle of the unaccepted sports
- Team Baseball makes the final cut, being the last sport to be part of the 2012 Olympic Games
- 6 canoe trips head out to Algonquin Park, including the LITs on their 2 night adventure
- Arrowhead hosts its 40th Birthday dinner with entertainment guests including a musician, clown and juggler
- Arrowhead theatre presents Peter Pan the play, congratulations to all the actors as well as the stage and lighting crew
- Thomas T., Jordi B., Jason M. and Eamonn C. take home the gold in each of the triathalon races
- The July LITs complete the 4 week program! Awesome job!
- Congratulations to the Birkendale Bears for winning the 2012 Arrowhead Games
- Two prestigious gold awards were given out at this sessions banquet. Alex F. won the Golden Wheel for his great work on mountain biking, and Ines L. won the Golden Paddle for her determination on canoeing.
- Happy birthday to Haley R., Kelti M., Jordan W., Devan V., Beth H., Priya K.
5 Year Club New Members:
- Garrett Wood
- Sean Divine
- Rachel Ruffo
- Madeline Amar
3rd session memories
- Campers show off their amazing talents in Arrowhead’s got Talent
- Arrowhead welcomes celebrities for the Much Music Video Awards. A huge thanks to Beyonce, Jay Z, David and Victoria Beckham for hosting such a fabulous evening
- Arrowhead hosts the 2012 Academy Awards battle for best picture. Congratulations Snow White for taking home the Oscar
- Happy 40th Birthday Arrowhead! Thanks to all the former staff for making an appearance at our birthday party
- One canoe trip heads into Algonquin Park for a 1 night canoe trip
- The annual Campbell Cup takes place this session, congratulations to team Franklin for winning for the 2nd year in a row!
- Arrowhead Theatre presents School Of Rock! Way to go to all the cast and crew for an amazing performance, you rock!
- Welcome to our new group of August LITs who started their 4 week program off with a one night hike in Algonquin Park
- Happy Birthday to Ivy C. Mike H. Rob P. Jess N. Kate W. Matt D. Irene G. Carolyn W.!
5 Year Medal Recipients
- James Hubble
- Daniel Barabas
- Michael Cahill
- Freddie Germaine
- Alex Lemieux
- Matthew Macgregor
- Luke Nailor
- Henry Stevenson
- Julia Sjolin
- Kayla Mather
- Sarah Jamieson
- Lauren Floyd
- Lucy Earle
10 Year Medal Recipients
- Christine Kennedy
2011 Camp Memories
First Session Memories 2011
- Campers tried to break as many Arrowhead Camp records as possible.
- Allan Brimbecom holds the new record for the mud pit sit!
- Pirates invaded Camp for all-day program and Elizabeth Swan is the new captain of the Black Pearl.
- Our first two night canoe trip went out into Algonquin Park.
- LIT’s visited Kinark Outdoor Centre for a great teambuilding experience.
- Autobots defeated the Decepticons during Transformers Day.
- Eclipse and Sierra win cabin clean-up!
- Lauren Chisholm and Jessica MacKay win the pairs race in the regatta and Holden Koivu wins the singles
- Katie Grabauskas is the winner of Arrowhead Idol 2011! Thanks to all of the cast and crew for a great show!
- Happy Birthday to Michael Sucharda, Alec MacPherson, Nicole Yoannou, Kendall Koivu and Adrian Widner
Second Session Memories 2011
- Hogwarts came to Camp and Malfoy defeated ‘he who shall not be named’.
- The 80’s make a comeback with a special performance by Madonna!
- The Walmartin family ring went missing but a special thanks to Team Scooby Doo for finding it!
- A record number of 4 canoe trips went into Algonquin Park with 3 of them being 2 night trips. Way to go guys!
- LIT’s tackled a two night canoe trip through record breaking heat.
- An alien invasion occurred! Luckily our campers were able to contain the breakout.
- Eclipse and Sierra win cabin clean-up!
- Oasis wins the Amazing Race in a nail-biting, fire building finish.
- Congratulations to the July LIT’s for doing a great job this month and completing the program!
- Happy Birthday to Devan Vasile, Bethany Holeschek, Priya Khanmaini, Pepe Coronas, Jordan White and Gonzalo Amezola!
Third Session Memories 2011
- Swamp wins Monopoly, the Arrowhead Camp version by building cabins on their properties!
- Much Music visits Camp and hosts the video awards.
- Woody and Buzz Lightyear win the Cartoon Wars!
- Arrowhead welcomed a new group of LIT’s who in their first two weeks tackled not only a hike but a 3-night Algonquin canoe trip. Awesome job guys!
- Our 6th annual Campbell Cup took place with Team Franklin taking the prize!
- The ‘Zion Train’ captured the spirit award in the Campbell Cup
- The Bay wins cabin clean-up BOTH weeks! Way to go!
- Our theatre department debuted the musical ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’ filled with great songs, creative costumes and a fantastic set.
- Happy Birthday to Liam Kerr, Matt Dempsey, Callum MacDonald, Thomas Whittaker, Carolyn Wilson, Sam Buckley, James Andrew and Kate Wilson!
Gold Award Winners 2011
· Golden Paddle: Elizabeth Cole
· Golden Racket: Andrew Korsky
Congratulations to the following:
· 5 Year Medal Recipients
Olivia Birnie, Nicole Guignard, Carolyn Munro, Adrian Widner, Josh Whibbs, Craig Maslan, Priya Khanmaini, Cole Moro, Adrienne Briggs, Taylor Bradshaw, Marty Wood, Robbie Prittie, Maddie Thiffault, Matthew Thurton, Julia Kerr, Elizabeth Rasiuk, Charlie Buckley, Adam Urban, Jared Rusheleau, James Andrew, Garrett Campbell, Matthew Cullen, Callum MacDonald, Andrew Annis, Sam Buckley, Adele Perron, Claire Kilpatrick, Blair Savage
· 10 Year Medal Recipients
Ben Hayes, Daniel Turcotte, Patrick Clark and Kate Wilson
· 15 Year Medal Recipients
Staff Recognition 2011
· 3rd Year Staff
Michael Burdt, Nicole Dimond, Liza Marner, Laura Cooley, Ben Hayes, Alex McNulty, Kira Mason and Adrienne Briggs
· 4th Year Staff
Doug Bishop, Daniel Turcotte, Alix Tabet, Danielle Rusheleau, Kelsey Vasile and Meg LaPlante
· 5th Year Staff
Nick Robitaille, Erin Aubrey and Bethany Holeschek
· 8th Year Staff
Pat Birnie and Becca Birnie
· 22nd Year Staff
· 25th Year Staff
Camp Memories 2010
First Session Memories 2010
- A "Monster Mash" dance
- Eating the witches brew from the cauldron
- The hottest week in camp history
- Eating dinner in the woods
- A raccoon visits Sierra and Fantasia on their campout
- Frankenstein is the victorious monster
- The camp welcomes the world record tuna
- The tuna is stolen by Katharine Cooke
- Spain wins the world cup and our Spanish campers celebrate!
- Building birdhouses with Dave and Alex
- LIT’s enjoy a hike through Algonquin Park
- Fantasia and the Den win cabin clean-up!
- Day Camp barbeques end the week with great food
- Happy Birthday to Heidi Kopp and Michael Sucharda
Second Session Memories 2010
What a great way to end off the month of July. Second session has come and gone and we are left with some wonderful memories. Here are a few of the amazing things that happened at camp during our second session.
- Nicole Guignard and Megan Harvey win Arrowhead Idol!
- Congrats to McDonalds for winning the rights to the new space burger
- The birth of Doug’s Ranch (ReGenesis)
- Three awesome canoe trips went through Algonquin Park
- Every cabin goes on a camp-out to our amazing site
- Erin Poter builds the new arm wrestling table: Right here... Right now!
- Jam session in Da Bronx with Dan and Doug
- Meeting new friends from around the world
- Celebrities visit for Arrowhead Idol
- Welcome to all of our new day campers
- The LIT’s canoe through Algonquin Park
- The new outdoor ping pong table
- Sierra dominates the cabin clean-up, winning the cake both times
- Happy Birthday to Pepe Coronas, Jordan White, Nicole Guignard, Gonzalo Amezola, Brianna Petrasso and Robbie Prittie.
Third Session Memories 2010
- Arrowhead Camp travels through time to bring back the best leaders
- King Arthur is determined to be the greatest warrior
- Arrowhead Theatre puts our favourite plays “Back on Broadway”
- Our fabulous hosts Adam Varao and Josh Whibbs lead us through the musicals
- KISS visits Arrowhead but gets their record stolen, thanks to team Rocket Ride for getting it back safely!
- Much Music Video Awards take place at camp and the Cave and Fantasia win for best new record
- Two awesome canoe trips go through Algonquin Park
- Team Scott wins the Campbell Cup!
- ??? is the Gotcha champion!
- Gotham City comes to Arrowhead and Alfred the butler kidnaps Robin
- Happy Birthday to Jordan Peterson, Kate Wilson, James Saunders, Carolyn Wilson, Calum Jopling, Sam Buckley and Sophie Stevenson
Fourth Session Memories 2010
- Mystery Monday brings a convention of the most famous detectives to celebrate the capture of the world’s most wanted criminals
- Mystique the famous rock star gets kidnapped
- Rob Hinchley puts on a nature art workshop creating a mural for the camp
- Rest Hour slip n’ slide competition cools everyone off
- LIT’s tackle Algonquin Park on a two night canoe trip
- World Champion ping-pong player visits camp for the fair
- Laura Turcotte plays camp maid and cleans the cabin for the fort
- Oasis takes the cake winning cabin clean-up!
- Tye-dye Tennis Ball takes over the tennis court Friday night
- Happy Birthday to Seamus McDermott, Liam Hawkins and Alisha Donnelly
Gold Award Winners
- Golden Paddle - Emma Love
- Golden Ski - Will Gosselin
- Golden Arrow - Jordana Bengall
- Golden Dagger Board - Patrick Clark
- Golden Wheel - Erin Poter
- Golden Swimming Award - Evan Schade
Congratulations to the following:
- 5 Year Medal Recipients
Eric Jacobs, Adam Sweanor, Jessica Cahill, Eamonn Corrigan, Justin Arbus, Josh Jacobs, Frederic Lachance, Cameron Hammond, Olivia Saunders, Bailey Croft, Jordana Bengall, Sophie Barnes, Kyra Chisholm, Anna Martin, Charlotte Trimble, Michael Saunders, Katie Hammond, Miles Rodney, Samantha Croft, Catherine Hammond, Claire Christie, Michael Bowen, Emma Trimble, Haley Rusheleau, Thomas Trivett, Nick Amlin, Grant Crewe, Brooke McGee, Julietta Duran-Buchsbaum, Mark Belsky, Michael Allan, Nick Cullen, Amanda Shoalts, Shane Banning, Brendan Chapelle, Cody McConnell, Keah Hancocks
- 10 Year Medal Recipients
Alex McNulty, Stewart Wilson, Nicole Dimond, Mike Aquino, Christine Luszczek, Jamie Dimond
Staff Recognition 2010
- 3rd Year Staff
Katharine Cooke, Doug Bishop, Dan Turcotte, Alix Tabet, Kelsey Vasile, Meg LaPlante, Danielle Rusheleau
- 4th Year Staff
Bethany Holeschek, Erin Aubrey, Nick Robitaille
- 5th Year Staff
Katherine Sklar, Katie Hammond
- 7th Year Staff
Dave Gregotski, Pat Birnie, Becca Birnie
- 21st Year Staff
- 24th Year Staff
All the best in the fall and we hope to see you again next year.
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