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Canoe rides on July 4

By AinaMoja on June 21, 2014, at 10:41 a.m.
Friday, July 4, 2014 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Brooks Field Day, Route 139, Brooks, Maine For more information: 207-930-8012 or 207-722-3708 Camp Forest in Brooks, will be offering CANOE RIDES at the BROOKS FIELD DAY on JULY 4. Camp Forest is a wilderness Day and Expedition Camp in …
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The Full EAGLE AWARD at CAMP FOREST

EAGLE SKILLS WEEK: Camp Forest

By AinaMoja on June 03, 2014, at 8:33 a.m.
Monday, July 14, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Tuesday, July 15, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Wednesday, July 16, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Thursday, July 17, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Friday, July 18, 2014 12 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: CAMP FOREST, 84 Payson Road, Brooks, Maine For …
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Sleeping in the cozy shelter

BEAVER EXPEDITION: Camp Forest

By AinaMoja on June 03, 2014, at 8:16 a.m.
Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014 12 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 12 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: CAMP FOREST, 84 Payson Road, Brooks, Maine For …
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Water, canoe, children, nature - A winning combination!

CAMP FOREST 2014 KICK OFF!!

By AinaMoja on May 09, 2014, at 2:14 p.m.
Monday, June 23, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Tuesday, June 24, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Wednesday, June 25, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Thursday, June 26, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.Friday, June 27, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: CAmp Forest – Wabanaki Trail – West Branch, …
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CAMP FOREST DAY CAMP

By AinaMoja on May 08, 2014, at 8:37 a.m.
Monday, July 7, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Tuesday, July 8, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Wednesday, July 9, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Thursday, July 10, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Friday, July 11, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: CAMP FOREST, 60 Payson Road, Brooks, Maine For …
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Coal burned spoon in the making.

CAMP FOREST is ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS

By AinaMoja on May 08, 2014, at 8:07 a.m.
Monday, June 30, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Tuesday, July 1, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Wednesday, July 2, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Thursday, July 3, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Friday, July 4, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: CAMP FOREST – FIRST WEEK, 60 Paysoon Road, …

BEAVER EXPEDITION: Camping experience for children

By AinaMoja on Aug. 03, 2013, at 5:16 p.m.
A wonderful first expedition, the Beaver Expedition offers five days of exploring the headwaters of the Passagassawaukeg River in Brooks, Maine. The expedition begins at Camp Forest on Monday morning. After packing all the necessary gear and practicing with it a bit, we hike to Half Moon Pond and set …
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 All good work begins with a foundation. Paul Mero, Josephine Kulea, and Francis Chege begin the work.

Construction of a Girl’s Rescue Center in Kenya by a Maine non profit

By AinaMoja on Oct. 03, 2012, at 12:18 p.m.
GROUND BREAKING IN ARIEMET At long last, the Ariemet Girl’s Rescue Center will be a reality! The NGO, Expanding Opportunities in collaboration with POWER, a local CBO, was awarded a grant from the United Nations Slavery Fund to build STAGE ONE of the rescue center. FGM (female genital mutilation), EFM …

BEAVER EXPEDITION

By AinaMoja on Aug. 11, 2012, at 8:12 p.m.
A wonderful first expedition, the Beaver Expedition offers five days of exploring the headwaters of the Passagassawaukeg River in Brooks, Maine. The expedition begins at Camp Forest on Monday morning. After packing all the necessary gear and practicing with it a bit, we hike to Half Moon Pond and set …
Seiboku being told she can go to school

CONSTRUCTION IN KENYA

By AinaMoja on Aug. 11, 2012, at 7:53 p.m.
Thursday, Jan. 1, 1970 12 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Construction Journey to Kenya, 84 Payson Road, Brooks, Maine For more information: Beverly Gilbert Stone; 207-722-3708; expandingopportunities.org/journey/construction.html Help construct a Girl Rescue Center in Kenya! These girls are often forced into FGM and Marriage as early as 4 to men …

Camp Forest Eagle Week July 23-27

By AinaMoja on July 02, 2012, at 11:29 a.m.
A special week set aside for Camp Forest Campers who have already received their Osprey badge to work toward their Eagle. We will work on advanced skills like advanced knife safety, bow drill fire and waterproof shelters. 9-4 Monday thru Friday $175 some camperships are available. call to inquire.

Camp Forest North Woods Family Expedition August 6-10

By AinaMoja on July 02, 2012, at 11:17 a.m.
Travel to the North Woods of Maine and practice primitive skills in a pristine environment. This expedition will enhance your relationship with your child as you meet challenges together. FIVE DAYS COST: 1 Parent, 1 Child $1,000 2 Parents, 1 Child $1,500 additional children $200 each

Canoe Rides on the Marsh River

By AinaMoja on July 02, 2012, at 10:45 a.m.
Monday, July 2, 2012 2:46 p.m. to 2:46 p.m. Location: Brooks Community Park, Brooks, ME For more information: Beverly J Gilbert Stone; 207-722-3708 Come to the 4th of July Celebration in Brooks! Following the parade, Camp Forest, A local youth primitive skills camp will be offering canoe rides for kids …
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Girl Scout Troop 533 holds Awards Ceremony

Girl Scouts Sponsor a Child in Kenya

By AinaMoja on June 01, 2012, at 7:39 a.m.
Searsmont Troop 533 held their Badge Ceremony on May 22nd at the Searsmont Community Center. The Troop worked hard selling cookies this year. Thank you to all who purchased cookies. With a portion of the profits from their cookie sale, they chose to give a $200 donation to Expanding Opportunities. …
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Exploring the lake, encouraging questions

Nature center awarded grant funding

By AinaMoja on April 27, 2012, at 2:01 p.m.
BROOKS | Camp Forest was awarded $ 1,050 in grant funding from United Mid-Coast Charities. Beverly Stone, director of Expanding Opportunities, accepted the award from Lee Woodward on April 26. The funds will be used to provide full or partial camperships for children to attend Camp Forest this summer. Camp …
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Adam Stone teaches archery at Camp Forest

Camp counselor earns Registered Maine Guide status

By AinaMoja on April 23, 2012, at 11:55 a.m.
BROOKS | Adam Stone of Camp Forest is now a Registered Maine Guide. The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife manages the Registered Maine Guide Program. To become a Maine Guide an individual must pass rigorous written and oral examinations. Stone will conduct family expeditions for Camp Forest, …
Preparing for the parade

PARADE WEEK at CAMP FOREST

By AinaMoja on April 23, 2012, at 10:05 a.m.
Monday through Friday: Wilderness Day Camp. This special week along with a usual camp session, Camp Forest campers design and build a Float for the July 4 parade in Brooks, Old and new campers are invited to ride the float or walk alongside. Camp Forest in Brooks offers a Day …
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Passagassawaukeag River Trip with Camp Forest

By AinaMoja on April 23, 2012, at 9:47 a.m.
Monday – Friday, June 25 – 29 Passagassawaukeag River Trip Camp Forest in Brooks is offering a River Trip expedition for all ages. Begin the week at Camp Forest. Hike to Beaver Camp, practice canoeing skills and view the river from the top of the mountain. Transport and “put in” …
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CAMP FOREST

By AinaMoja on May 26, 2011, at 5:25 p.m.
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