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The Turnip!

Published: July 23, 2019

For our evening program, our villagers put on skits for a grand спектакль (show). Each group was assigned a genre and put on skits which all used variations of the same script based on the Russian folktale “The Turnip”.

Scientific Discovery!

Published: July 22, 2019

It’s Sunday here at Lesnoe Ozero! The day started off with a bit of extra time for villagers to sleep in before зарядка (warm-ups).

Camp-wide Games!

Published: July 21, 2019

It’s Saturday, and here at Lesnoe Ozero, that means it’s the final day of classes for the week!


Published: July 20, 2019

Villagers were divided into groups and prepared dances from one of the following genres: traditional Russian dance, waltz, Uzbek traditional dance, or Latin American dance. In cabin councils, many of the students mentioned that this was one of the most fun days they’d had yet at Lesnoe Ozero (although we know there will be plenty more that are just as fun)!

Scavenger Hunt!

Published: July 19, 2019

Today, villagers got to know the campgrounds, and each other, a bit better!

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