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Camp Kesem Mizzou, Messy Olympics Day!

The last full day of camp was filled with tons of great activities. We got to Arts and Crafts first thing in the morning to decorate our picture frames and work on our group banner. Then it was off to drama to practice for the talent show. The kids are really getting the hang of […]

Day 4 of Camp Kesem 2015!

A little rain didn’t stop our campers from having a great day! We started the morning at the high ropes course and had a chance to zip line before the storm rolled in. We made it to Arts and Crafts just in time before the rain hit and painted pictures of Karl with water balloons! […]

Day 2 of Camp Kesem 2015!

Day two was full of exciting activities! The campers began the day bright and early with some exciting games such as Word sneak, Sausage and Frogger in Drama. They also got to know some cool new camp songs before heading off to a new activity this year… paddle boating! The kids LOVED this new addition […]

Day 1 of Camp Kesem 2015!

Day one of camp was a huge success! We started off the day around 2 p.m. with all of our campers arriving and our counselors eagerly waiting to be reunited with their campers. Upon arrival, each camper was assigned to an age/color group and received a bandana to match the rest of their group. We […]

Day 2

Day 2 was one for the books!  The campers woke up excited for another long day full of.  After breakfast – everyone was excited about the bacon – we headed to our first round of rotations.  Activities today included planning for our Friday talent show, rock climbing, high and low ropes, zip-lining, kickball, mini golf, […]

Day 1

Camp is finally in full swing!  We’ve been excited for this week since the day after camp last year.  Our campers arrived yesterday and we were thrilled to see a lot of returning and new faces.  After a fun day of getting settled in and meeting our units yesterday, we woke up this morning ready […]

Camp Kesem Mizzou 2013 – Day 2

DAY 2 OF CAMP KESEM!   This morning we all woke up for breakfast ready to get our jam-packed day of activities started! Some of the awesome activities included Tie-dying Camp Kesem shirts at Art & Crafts, mini golf at Sports, skit practice at Drama, and the high and low ropes courses at Adventure! After […]

Camp Kesem Mizzou 2013 – Day 1!

ITS FINALLY HERE! First Day of Camp Kesem Mizzou 2013! After a long summer of anxious waiting, one of the best weeks of the year is finally underway! Our awesome campers arrived yesterday and immediately jumped back into the Kesem swing of things. After hugging their parents goodbye for the week, the campers started doing […]

New Counselors!

 We are SO excited to welcome our new counselors to the Camp Kesem Mizzou family!  “Corky” Hometown: Year: Junior Major: HDFS- Child Life Major “I am so beyond excited and thankful to have the opportunity to be a Camp Kesem counselor this summer. This past year working with the coordinating team has been one of the […]

A Fantastic February!

Here’s what has been happening at Camp Kesem Mizzou! Greek Week Beneficiary Selection! We are SO excited to announce that Camp Kesem Mizzou was officially announced as one of the beneficiaries for Mizzou’s 2013 Greek Week! Greek Week occurs every year in April and features a blood drive, canned food drive, sports competition between Fraternity […]