2021 Camp Blog

July 12 2021 – Day One

Photo courtesy of our camp friend Hannah Berry Photography

Oreos for breakfast (competition)

“I say Saint – you say Vlads” pep rally

Clay pinch pots

Team building activities

Swimming, swimming in the swimming pool 🏊

Invisible “vatra” (fireside) with songs and stories with our friend and incredible local Ukrainian musician Jordan Welbourne.

The more we get together the happier we will be!

July 13 2021 – Day Two

Prayer Bead making in the Hutsul style church

Tie Dye shirts with a logo celebrating Ukraine’s Independence.

Science Experiment – extracting DNA with local Ukrainian scientist Olena and Maksym

Capture the Flag (paint version) with Ukrainian Catholic Seminarians Jonathan and Matthew

Swimming in Saskatchewan’s Largest outdoor swimming pool

The best food in town!
Chicken Wraps, Ham and Scallop Potatoes plus blue and yellow jello!!

The Macarena, watermelon, stickers and friendS

July 14 2021 – Day Three

Doll making with Ukrainian community leader and our friend Nataliia Garmasar!

Archery with sharp shooter extraordinaires Adam Nahachesky (AKA Dub) and Luke Megyesi (AKA Lev)

Hula Hoop Games with Ananas

A splashing good time in the pool (camp is hot hot hot!)

Visit from Saskatoon Juggling Club – performers and juggling workshop

A bit of rain but not too much

The most highly anticipated epic soccer match to ever happen.

Also a visit from our lovely Eparchial Youth Minister Viktoriia Marko!

Grilled cheese, chicken noodle soup, burgers, potatoes and veggies! Cupcake cones and a million snacks and drinks thanks to all our amazing community supporters

What a great day!!

July 15 2021 – Day Four

DINOSAUR GAME!!!

Sorry no photos! Everyone was too into the game (it was great)

Visit from some very friendly BEES and the people who study them

Water fun

A 40 soaker donation from the Eparchial Youth Minister (game on)

Planted trees around the playground

Our kitchen is the BEST – back by popular demand was taco in a bag and also lasagna with garlic toast! All the food is our favorite food.

July 16 – Day Five

Bird Nest Box Building

Revealing of our TieDye shirts

Celebration of Divine Liturgy with Father Gregory

Pool

Epic water activities including slip and slides

Food was so good – pizza buns and cookies donated by Fudruckers, perogies for dinner donated by the St George’s Ukrainian Catholic Womens League.