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Uchi Night

Published: December 13, 1901

Tonight everyone spent time with their "uchi" - uchi means home, and it's what we call our cabins here at Mori no Ike.  First everyone got into groups by their uchi and made a chant for their own uchi, then all of the uchis got together to share their cheers.  After that we all toasted some marshmallows, and then every uchi went to go play games and bond.  It was a

Uchi Night

Published: December 13, 1901

Tonight everyone spent time with their uchis - "uchi" means home, and it's what we call our cabins.  First all the uchis made their own chants and performed their "uchi cheers" for everyone, then we toasted marshmallows!  Each uchi spent the rest of the evening together doing  variety of things, playing games or other activities and bonding.  It was a good, relaxing night and everyone recharged a bit from the business of the past few days. The week is going by so fast!  Let's all do...

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