Ian Hopkins,Matt Horbal,Jim Neubaum's Camp Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan (Images of America) PDF

By Ian Hopkins,Matt Horbal,Jim Neubaum

ISBN-10: 0738598909

ISBN-13: 9780738598901

ISBN-10: 153166685X

ISBN-13: 9781531666859

Camp Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan opened in the summertime of 1929 with a imaginative and prescient of delivering an outside event for teenagers. it truly is owned and operated through the Northeast Illinois Council, Boy Scouts of the USA (BSA), in Highland Park, Illinois, and found in Pearson, Wisconsin. The camp’s identify comes from the local American word which means “spring fed lake” and originated in a competition received by way of a Scout from the North Shore region Council, BSA. hundreds of thousands of teenagers and adults have hiked the paths, boated at the lakes, built their scouting talents, and had numerous adventures on the camp. The tales of ways the camp used to be constructed, equipped, and maintained by means of the North Shore region Council, BSA, in the course of tough occasions, together with struggle and the good melancholy, are shared inside of. Camp Ma-Ka-Ja-Wan nonetheless serves adolescents, adults, and households from greater than forty communities.

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