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Camp Kesem 2013: Day 4 & 5

What a busy last few days we have had! All of the pictures we can provide to you on our Facebook page after camp will be sure to entertain you all! Day 4: MESSY DAY! Where to begin with this day! Activities included all things messy: paint, food products, dyes, and so much more! Our […]

Camp Kesem 2013: Day 3

Today was yet another day filled with magic for all our campers, counselors, and staff members. Mad Scientist Day started off with science experiments presented by counselor Shazaam!’s twin Evil Shazaam! The early hours of the day were already very warm, so we knew it was going to be a scorcher! Everyone cooled off at […]

Camp Kesem MN 2013: Day 2

Day 2 was our first FULL day at camp this year! What more? It was DISNEY DAY!!! All of our campers and counselors dressed as their favorite Disney/Pixar characters, and it was definitely a sight to see how creative some of the costumes were. The beginning of our day started out with breakfast, as usual, […]

Camp Kesem 2013: Day 1

Well, it’s finally here. Camp Kesem Minnesota 2013. I am so excited to see what almost twelve months of preparation and anticipation will have brought us to, at a new location and almost double the amount of accepted campers! Our first day of camp went even better than expected! It was great to see all […]

Coordinator Spotlight: Shazaam

Congratulations to Shazaam for being elected as our new CoChair!! To congratulate him on his new position we decided to spotlight him in this week’s Coordinator Spotlight. Shazaam joined Camp Kesem last year as a Camp Counselor and enjoyed it so much that he decided to become more involved as a member of the fundraising […]

Coordinator Spotlight: Speckles

This week we are spotlighting our very own, Speckles! Last year, Speckles joined the Camp Kesem family during the second semester of the year as a Fundraising Co-Coordinator. She did an amazing job helping to recruit private donations to make sure Camp Kesem 2012 happened. Learn more about Speckles and her passion for Camp Kesem […]

Coordinator Spotlight: Peanut

Get to know Peanut in this week’s Coordinator Spotlight!   Name: Tess Neddersen Camp Name: Peanut Hometown: Woodbury, MN Year in School: Senior Major(s)/Minor(s): Kinesiology with a minor in Biology How did you hear about Camp Kesem? I heard about Camp Kesem through friends at school What is the meaning behind your camp name? “Peanut” came from my dad’s nick […]

Coordinator Spotlight: Hobbes

Get to know Hobbes this week in our Coordinator Spotlight!   Name: Pat Moffett Camp Name: Hobbes Hometown: Wayzata, MN Year in School: Junior Major(s)/Minor(s): B.S. in Architecture with a Construction Management minor How did you hear about Camp Kesem?  I heard about Kesem through some friends who already were involved last year.  They said […]