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Camp Mechuana

93 Holmes Rd

Winthrop, ME 04364

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We are excited to announce that the Hemophilia Alliance of Maine (HAM) will again be partnering with the New England Hemophilia Association (NEHA), for WINTER CAMP 2018, from February 16 - 19, 2018!

With our partners, WinterKids, Winter Camp takes us back to our Maine camp roots and will be held at Camp Mechuwana in Winthrop, Maine. Winter Camp is a weekend of engaging, intergenerational outdoor programming that includes ICEFISHING and SNOW SHOEING!

A few items of note:

  • Registration will be open until January 11th at 5 PM.
  • This free event has limited spots available and will give priority to new families.
  • Please note that the expectation will be that if you attend, you will be participating in all outdoor activities.
  • Families will be responsible for their children at all times.
  • We will be staying in bunk-style, heated and insulated accommodations and all meals are included.
  • Equipment will be provided, but you are welcome to use your own snowshoes and fishing traps.
  • Please come prepared for cold weather and spending extended time outside. If you do not have cold weather gear, please let us know and we can help.

No medical or infusion support will be available onsite. All medical care must be managed by individuals and their family members.

Any questions? Contact tracey@mainehemophilia.org or call 207-735-6778.

Promises are that the event will be a ton of fun and will create a program that has potential for a lifetime!

WINTER CAMP 2018

Tentative SCHEDULE

Friday

5:00 - 8:00 PM Arrival/Registration/Snack

8:00 - 9:00 PM Volunteer Meeting and Program Run Through (All welcome)

Saturday

7:30 - 9:30 AM Arrival/Registration/Unpack

8:00 - 9:00 AM Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 AM Do your infusions!

10:00 - 11:30 AM Build Ice Fishing Traps!

There will be two groups - New to Shoes and Trekkers

We will have a hot cocoa and snack break while we are out

12:00 - 1:00 PM Lunch and Warm Up!

1:00 - 3:00 PM Ice Fishing

3:00 - 5:00 PM Family Activities

5:30 - 6:30 PM Dinner

6:30 - 7:00 PM Get comfy! Jammies welcome at Campfire!

7:00 - 9:00 PM Indoor campfire and games

Sunday

7:00 - 8:00 AM Gentle Morning Group Yoga and Silent Meditation - All welcome

8:00 - 9:30 AM Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 AM Get ready for snowshoeing! Do your infusions!

10:00 - 11:30 AM Snowshoe hike!

There will be two groups - New to Shoes and Trekkers

We will have a hot cocoa and snack break while we are out

12:30 - 2:00 PM Lunch and Warm Up!

2:00 - 4:30 PM Family Scavenger Hunt

5:00 - 6:30 PM Dinner

Awards and Camp Songs! Say Goodbye to those that need to leave!

6:30 - 7:00 PM Get comfy! Games and Social Time!

7:00 - 9:00 PM Community gathering and craft time!

Monday

7:00 - 8:00 AM Gentle Morning Yoga and Silent Meditation - All welcome

8:00 - 9:30 AM Breakfast and Closing

9:30 - 10:00 AM Pack up!

10:00 - 11:00 AM Volunteer wrap up meeting


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