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Fun Stuff

How do you keep a rhinoceros from charging?
Take away his credit cards.

How much do pirates pay for their earrings?
A Buccaneer

25% of your bones are located in your feet.

A hippo can open its mouth wide enough to fit a 4 foot tall child inside! Anyone want to try?

The world's largest S'more weighed 789 lbs!

Camp is a great place to try new activities and hobbies. Afraid of rock walls? Ever jumped off the diving board? Slept outside? According to research, 74% of campers reported that they tried new activities at camp that they were afraid to do at first. And, those activities often leave lasting impressions.

After participating in a camp talent show, as a camp counselor, Denzel Washington decided to focus on acting as a career. Looks like it was a good choice.


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    The Amazing Maize Maze

    It may have been 85 degrees outside, but that didn’t stop us from participating in our favorite fall activity – our annual Camp CARE Connection to the Amazing Maize Maze! More than 100 campers, families and staff joined us to navigate our way through the largest corn maze in the southeast. Full of twists, turns, […]

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    By: Carrie Keuten, Executive Director, Camp CARE October – a new month, a new awareness! cour·age noun \[kur-ij, kuhr-]\: the ability to do something that you know is difficult or dangerous: mental or moral strength to venture, persevere, and withstand danger, fear, or difficulty. We started something new at Camp CARE a couple of years ago, […]

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Charlotte, NC 28235

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