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    "Camp Bernie is the most amazing place on this planet. You start out as strangers and end as family. Camp is my home."

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      2015 Summer Camp Reunion

      Date: November 27th - 29th

      Now that the summer is over and school is in full swing, what can you do for fun? YMCA Camp Bernie's Summer Camp Reunion!

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      Archery Classes

      Join us Sunday afternoons this Spring and Fall to explore the timeless sport of archery!

      Spring 2016: April 3 through May 8

      Fall 2016: September 25 through October 30

      Sunday afternoons 1:30-2:30pm

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      Give the Gift of Camp

      Camp is the gift of memories, friendship and discovery. As you work through your holiday shopping list this year, consider giving your child the gift of summer camp!

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      Women’s Wellness Weekend

      Date: April 8-10, 2016 

      Mom, you deserve a reward for all the hard work you do! It's time to take a break from your hectic, everyday routine; stop answering to everyone else and do something for YOU!

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      From the Blog

      Battling Nature Deficit Disorder

      YMCA Camp Bernie was one of the first camps in the country to offer Outdoor Education programming to schools. Just this year, Camp Bernie served nearly 8,000 students in Outdoor Education.

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      Bernie-Isms: Do You Know Our Camp Language?

      If you have never been taught the “language of Bernie”, now is your chance! Below is a glossary of terms to educate any Bernie "novices" about our summer camp lingo.

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