Canoeing and Canoe Trips

Canoeing and Canoe Trips An important contribution to life at Ahmek and Wapomeo came in the form of canoeing instruction. Most of the distinctive style can be traced to Bill Stoqua of the Golden Lake First Nation. Stoqua’s prize pupils at Ahmek were the Hayhurst brothers, Bill, George and Tom; the Perry brothers, Karl and […]

Taking New Risks

Below is a morning meditation that our Wapomeo CIT Director, Becca Last, gave this past August on the importance of taking risks. “Today, I encourage everyone to take one safe risk and go outside of their comfort zone. I am going to share with you a poem that inspired me to take a risk.” To […]

Sharpening Your Axe

Below is a morning meditaion that our Ahmek Director, Greg Albisser, gave this past summer on the importance of taking time to recharge ourselves or “sharpen our axes”. The first part of the meditation is a passge from Stephen Covey’s book “7 Habits of Highly Successful People”, the second half of the meditation was Greg’s […]

The Power of being yourself – Monday Meditation

#MondayMeditation, a beautiful morning med that Sarah Stilling, Kiowa SD, gave this past Summer There is a power in being yourself. Authenticity attracts support, faith and love from others. Its attractiveness comes from the people’s ability to trust and relate to you on a deep level because nothing is hidden. Many of us put on […]

What TSC Campers Can Learn From LeBron James

Last week LeBron James announced that he was returning to Cleveland. After leaving the Cavaliers for four years to play basketball in Miami, James is returning to his hometown where he hopes to have an impact both on and off the court. For today’s morning meditation at Ahmek we read and discussed LeBron’s Essay, I’m […]

Sun Safety at TSC

Greetings from Canoe Lake! The staff at Taylor Statten are busy preparing for the anticipated arrival of the July campers. We can’t wait to get into the full swing of summer and get to know everyone. Before the session starts, we prepare our staff with the appropriate safety procedures and policies to ensure a healthy […]