Thanksgiving is a time to say "Thank You" to all of our members, volunteers and visitors who have given time, money and general support to ACA throughout this past year. Your support helps us continue to enrich the quality of the camp experience for individuals in Minnesota, South Dakota and North Dakota!
Professional Development Opportunities
ACA Northland's Winter Professional Development Event
Featuring Steve Maguire
Tuesday January 14, 2014 9:30 AM-3:00 PM
Camp Ihduhapi Loretto, MN
Go Turnstone! Join professional speaker and summer camp staff trainer Steve Maguire for this highly interactive, informative and fun day that will help you make your summer camp better for the summer of 2014 and beyond. Steve's practical and "Keep it simple" style will help you improve your summer camp immediately. A few of the topics that will be covered will be… How to improve your staff meetings and meetings format, Staff evaluation and feedback, how to teach your staff about their brain types and learning styles, How to promote positive communication (both verbal and non-verbal) among your staff, positive interactions with customer service and parents… plus many, many more! You will get multiple "use now takeaways" from this day!
Registration is now open. CLICK HERE to be taken to the registration page
Another season of Northland's Breakfast Club is underway. CLICK HERE to learn more and see the schedule.
ACA Northland’s volunteers are an essential component of the programs and services delivered throughout our area. Through volunteering, there’s no more rewarding way to get involved in your local camp community, meet new people and partner with ACA.
Northland Volunteer Opportunities
We have an array of volunteer opportunities, long and short-term for you to choose from or we can design something new that utilizes your interests and skills!
To learn more about our current volunteer opportunities visit our NEW webpage http://www.acacamps.org/northland/volunteers
Interested in volunteering? Complete our Volunteer Interest Form
We had a great turn out at our standards training held earlier this month. A special thank you to instructors Bill Jones, Liz Mayer and Marie Schmid for assisting with it.
Announcing ACA Standards Update Courses - Sign Up Now!
Are you due an accreditation visit in 2014? If yes, and you haven't already attended a course updating to the newest Standards that went into effect for the visit year of 2012, please be certain to sign up for the remaining Standards Update courses being offered by Northland. Visit www.acacamps.org/northland/events to learn more and sign up.