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News & Announcements Foraging and Flagpoles at RSG

It’s been an incredible summer, and I’m so grateful we’ve gotten to create this community together on our little homestead at RSG.

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News & Announcements First Week Highlights From The Grove

What a week! At our community meeting yesterday, we were reflecting on all of the things we’ve done so far at Red Spruce Grove… it feels like it’s been a month!  Here are some the camper’s highlights of our first week at The Grove:

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News & Announcements Beginning With Equity and Gratitude

Every time we sit down as a community at Red Spruce Grove, I walk away feeling so inspired by the meaningful things that have been shared – even on the second night! Last night, we had our first talking circle, where we wrote a values contract together.

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News & Announcements Janet the Chicken: A RSG Community Creation

Typically, Red Spruce Grove writes a song collectively to perform at Interdependence Day, F&W’s big inter-camp holiday in July. For this Special Edition summer, we still wrote a song!

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Red Spruce Grove Chickens, Blueberries, Guilds & More!

Red Spruce Grover campers are exploring new skills and building community this summer

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Red Spruce Grove The Rhythm Of Life At Red Spruce Grove

The first days at Red Spruce Grove have been filled with creativity and connection to the land. Campers are using hand tools, cooking for themselves, playing instruments and being together far from technology.

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Red Spruce Grove Tracking Spring

Just because many things in our human world have ground to a halt doesn’t mean that the wheel of nature has stopped turning! There is a beautiful world unfolding all around us, especially now with spring just around the corner (or already here, depending on where you live). In this scary and destabilizing time, it’s […]

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Red Spruce Grove Living Gratefully at Red Spruce Grove

It seems like a study comes out every week about the importance of gratitude. Everyone agrees that cultivating a practice of giving thanks improves mental and emotional well-being. But I think there is more to it than that. Sharing gratitude in community, as we do at camp, can be a richer experience than simply writing […]

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Red Spruce Grove What’s Brewing at Red Spruce Grove?

What a summer! Red Spruce Grove is really finding its identity within the F&W community. The campers, counselors, and the land itself are informing how the program grows and evolves. Already, plans are brewing for next year, based on input from all of our community members. First up: Building projects! Consistently, the biggest highlights of […]