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Upcoming Online Programming for 2020 Akeela Families:
Friday, May 22 – 7:45pm ET – Akeela VT Campfire
Families, check your email for Zoom links to each event
The First Akeela Virtual Staff Talent Show!
Akeela’s most talented staff members put on quite the show for our campers. We laughed. Our jaws dropped. The power of the vote was in the hands of Akeela campers… here’s how they voted:
Most Creative: Maggie & Tristyn
Funniest: Arlo/Simon (aka “The Twinbles”) & Cambell
Most Energy: Gillian & Juniper
Most Talented: Emilee & Sarah
Most Akeela Spirit: Courtney (aka “Mountain Mama”) & Kellie
Join the Akeela Gratitude Montage!
Akeela Family, let’s do our part to thank the many essential workers who are keeping us healthy and safe! Send us a video or picture of you with a sign thanking the essential workers for their incredible work during these challenging times. Big thanks to Ariana (camper ’10 – ’16) for helping us get the Akeela Gratitude Montage started. Let’s do this together, Akeela! #AkeelaAtHome
Friendship Bracelets with Margo and Julia!
Flourless Fudge Cookies with Eric, Margo, and Julia!
Jungle Book Readings, by Rob GJ from Akeela VT
At Akeela Vermont, we read Chapter 1 of the Jungle Book at each opening campfire. Looking for more Jungle Book in your life? Listen from Rob GJ from Akeela VT do his rendition of the remaining chapters!
Chapter 2, Kaa’s Hunting
Chapter 3, How Fear Came
Chapter 4, The Outcast
Chapter 5, Tiger! Tiger!
Chapter 6, Letting the Jungle In
Chapter 7, The King’s Ankus
Chapter 8, Red Dog
Chapter 9, The Spring Running
Mindfulness with Debbie
Practice some mindful meditation with Debbie!
Cooking Taco Salads with Kevin & Kristin, Beyond Akeela Directors
Follow along at home, and feel free to make any alterations you want to accommodate the tastes of everyone in your home!