“The game of baseball is made up of many things. If we do all the little things right, then we’ll never have a big thing to worry about.” - Cal Ripken, Sr.
Group of girls making new friends at camp
Badges for Baseball mentor with two campers
Campers discuss what it means to be uncommon
“It is important to bring in role models when kids are learning to make choices. We want to help them find the right choices to be healthy and productive.” - Roy Cooper, Attorney General, North Carolina
“It’s not about building big league ball players. It’s about building big league people.” - Bill Ripken
June 15, 2017 /
Sam Nagurny

It's hard to believe this is being written anywhere but North Bay and without the joyous sounds of campers savoring their vacation from their families, but alas the campers have made their way home, and we are left with one final blog to reminisce on the fun of the last days of camp! Wednesday was our final day at Aberdeen, and it was a fun day indeed! Campers went through their normal warm-ups, but...

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June 14, 2017 /
Sam Nagurny

Our third day was full of more amazing memories being made left and right! 

Campers spent the morning at Aberdeen in a variety of clinics and workshops building on the skills learned on day one. The campers bonded with one another and learning what it truly means to be a member of a team through games against other teams. After a short trip back to the campground, campers were treated to a variey...

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June 13, 2017 /
Sam Nagurny

We are so excited to be kicking off a busy summer here at the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation with our overnight camp! Overnight camps are a great time for growth in children of all ages, and our campers are in for a fantastic week of making friends and learning new skills both on and off of...

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