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The one that didn’t get away

Catch of the day! Ever been fishing before? Kids will learn on rustic rods made at this very camp! They will learn to dig for worms, bait the hook, cast it out and reel it in- and release!
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Archery

Katniss and Legolas trained here... No, really. Our campers have the opportunity to learn how to properly shoot a bow and arrow from a trained teacher Kids learn how to string a bow and aim for a target. Bulls-eye!
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Ugunskurs

Campfires, sing-alongs, performances- oh my! Do you know what an Ugunskurs is? Neither did I when I first joined the Team Saulaine. An Ugunskurs is a Latvian term for a campfire with benefits. What do I mean by benefits? The kids get to perform skits they have worked on, songs they've made up and jokes…
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Art Show

Ceramics, screen-printing, stamp-making, tie-dying... There are always many art projects going on in Saulaine. From traditional Latvian Handicrafts like spinning, weaving and braiding to new skills like candle-dipping, pencil-making and line-drawing. All this is shown in our closing Art Show every year. Parents, make sure you find out the date for this and find out how…
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