Leanne has WORMS!

Posted on: November 27th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

This year we processed ALL of our compost using our worm bins.  Using 2 8ft by 4ft bins the worms processed 40-50 Litres of kitchen scraps per day!  Way to go Red Wigglers! This is all thanks to Bentley from Redwormcomposting.ca in Elmira who generously donated us the worms 3 years ago and continually provides […]

Silver Lake Lip Dub 2.0

Posted on: August 25th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Since we had so much fun with our Lip Dub last year, we decided to do it all over again!  This amazing video features all the campers and staff from Camp 6 2012.  Thanks for all your hard work everyone, we couldn’t have done it without ya!

Teen Camp Photography Session Photos

Posted on: August 10th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Check out all the awesome pictures the campers in the photography session took this week!  Photo credit goes to: Tian, Marta, Anthony, Kate, Julia, Claire, and Emma!

Camp 2 Photos

Posted on: July 13th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Take a look at some of the great photos from Camp 2!

Hanging Out with Nick!

Posted on: July 8th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

On Wednesday, Camp 1 campers had a unique opportunity to spend time with NHL hockey player Nick Spaling who attends Community Mennonite Church in Drayton.  Nick spent time with each cabin as they went about their regular camp schedule; crafts, Quest, nature, swimming etc. Nick’s visit was part of a larger initiative by Mennonite Church […]

Mini Camp & Camp 1 Photos

Posted on: June 22nd, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Have you seen the photos from Mini Camp and Camp 1 yet?!

SLMC staffer recognized

Posted on: June 12th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Congratulations to SLMC staff member Joel Becker who was recently recognized in The KW Record as one of the top students in Waterloo Region. Way to go Joel!

Notre Dame School – Owen Sound

Posted on: June 11th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Thursday June 7, 2012 was a beautiful day at Silver Lake, made even better by  the students, teachers and parents from Notre Dame School, Owen Sound.  Here are some pictures from the day!

Junior Youth Retreat – Saturday

Posted on: June 2nd, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

Well, despite the weather the campers opted to spend plenty of time outside in activities ranging from kayaking and canoeing to crafts and gaga ball. We also took time inside for a high energy worship service in the afternoon and then back outside for a camp-wide came called “Menno Run” (simulating Early Mennonites escaping persecution […]

Staff Lounge Dedicated in Memory of Laura Rourke

Posted on: May 12th, 2012 by Silver Lake Mennonite Camp

On Saturday May 5, 2012 the new staff lounge was dedicated in memory of Laura Rourke. Laura was involved with SLMC in a variety of ways over the coarse of her life; camper, CILT, staff, board member, volunteer and donor. Most people will remember Laura as camp cook, physically and spiritually nourishing the campers, staff […]