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The Passing of Jean Jensen

We fondly remember long time Cheley employee, Jean Jensen, who passed away July 29, 2014 in Salina, KS. She was 65. Jean was hired as a Cheley summer staff member in 1970 while a teacher of typing and bookkeeping in … Continue reading

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New Activities at Cheley

It is the first day of program, we are super excited to have campers out playing in the woods. This is what we work for all year! We are thrilled to announce some new activities being offered to our campers … Continue reading

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Reflections from Volunteer Weekend

Technology has constantly been the main influence when it comes to www.boomtownbingo.com. High speed data services make it possible for people to log on to their favorite gaming sites. As Devon and I make the long drive back across Kansas … Continue reading

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Carrying the Code-Kate Woodward

We love the community that Code of Living creates in the summertime at Cheley. And it is always our hope that our campers and staff carry it with them into their lives back home. We would like to put a … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain National Park Backpacking Permits by Susan Taylor

March 1st marked the start of a very important day in Rocky Mountain National Park – one where loads of people clamber into the backcountry office to reserve the 2014 backpacking permits. That morning it snowed several inches, and while … Continue reading

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Preparing for Camp

Click here for video of Preparing for Camp I love the rare moments of parenthood when I am not preparing for something. Every night when I tuck the girls in, I relish the moment that I am fully present. I … Continue reading

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A Trip to Disney

Earlier this month I traveled to Orlando for the American Camp Association national conference. After three days of inspiring and informational session, a group of 9 camp professionals descended on the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. There was a … Continue reading

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They are Learning

Monday was a dream come true for me.  We went skiing with our girls. That’s right the same ones that were protesting, just three weeks ago. It was awesome to see their quick progress.  Kate was humming Timber by Pitbull … Continue reading

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I Get It – A Trip to Ski School

Okay, I get it, I totally get it.  The closer my children come to camper age, the more I understand a parent’s apprehension of  sending them to an overnight camp. This weekend was Kate (5) and Ellie’s (8) first day … Continue reading

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Camp Update-Save the Date for Volunteer Weekend

As we take time to reflect on our many blessings during this holiday season, we continue to love being in the business that we are in. We are humbled and honored to be the stewards of Cheley Colorado Camps. We … Continue reading

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