SLMC News

Fathers & Kids Retreat – January 12-14, 2018 - November 7th, 2017

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It’s Back……….Family Camp – May 2018! - October 10th, 2017

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You asked and we listened…………Family Camp is coming back! Join us at Silver Lake on the May long weekend (May 18-20) for a great weekend of adventure and family fun. The tentative schedule is available by clicking here -  2018 Family Camp Schedule The weekend is perfect for children experiencing Silver Lake for the first […]

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The Barn, Fund-raising/Barn-raising Project - September 5th, 2017

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  We’re building and need your help! This fall we plan to begin construction on a new building we’re calling “The Barn” near the initiatives  area.  The Barn will replace the existing picnic shelter (no longer usable) and will provide much needed program space for rainy and really hot days in the summer and cool […]

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Outdoor Education for Schools - September 4th, 2017

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Here’s an impressive statistic that speaks for itself. Since launching our Outdoor Education Program in 2014, every single group that has participated in the program has re-booked for multiple years! With 150 acres of mixed forests and fields, 2 large spring fed lakes, over $1 million of new facilities and equipment including new cabins, dining […]

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Why Choose Silver Lake? - March 20th, 2017

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While we do like to be modest, we are confident when we say Silver Lake is one of the best camps in Ontario. Best Staff: All of our staff have graduated from our two year leadership program, CILTs. In addition, many of them grew up attending camp at Silver Lake and know first-hand the positive […]

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New Juniper Cabin is Ready! - March 4th, 2017

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We’re happy to report the construction on the new Juniper cabin is now complete just in time for summer camp. Juniper is a hybrid of our two new cabin designs, with the brightness and airy feel of the treehouse cabins, coupled with the practicality of being low to the ground. Best of all……………..this cabin is […]

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Annual General Meeting: IMPORTANT UPDATE - March 3rd, 2017

IMPORTANT UPDATE: The rain that we endured in Southwestern Ontario has raised water levels to an unsafe level. In consultation with Grand River Conservation Authority and others, we have opted to change the plan for Saturday. Rather then paddling down the Grand River, we’ll walk/hike along the Millrace in St. Jacobs which is part of […]

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Men’s Meat Retreat, Sept 22-24, 2017 - March 1st, 2017

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One of our most popular retreats, participants will enjoy a carnivorously-rich menu that will leaving you begging for vegetables by the end of it. Meals are prepared by Foodie and Wine Master Dave Lobe while Chip Bender gives us something to chew on theologically.  This retreat has been full the past 4 years so be […]

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Spring Work Weekend – Thank you & Pictures - February 8th, 2017

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Thank you to the 45 volunteers who braved very wet weather in an effort to get camp ready for summer campers. Despite the weather we accomplished an incredible amount of work: trenching new hydro lines, painting cabin floors, cutting danger trees, deep cleaning, getting out sailboats and canoes, splitting and distributing firewood, adding gravel and […]

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Women’s Retreat, February 24-26, 2017 - November 7th, 2016

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