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In Memory of Linda Evans

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Please note: The following announcement was made at the Camp Bowen Society for the Independence of the Blind and Deafblind’s Annual Meeting of Members, held on Bowen Island, BC on September 17, 2019. Announcing Camp Bowen: Linda Evan’s Memorial Music Camp On August 16, 2019, the Board of Directors of the Camp Bowen Society for […]

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Adult Camp 2016 Sing-Along – The Camp Bowen Song

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This is where the sing-along really got started. Some of the younger campers, led by Peg on guitar, introduced Adult Camp to the Camp Bowen Song, which was traditionally played at child and youth camps. Partway through, Danielle came out and joined us. Here are more verses for the Camp Bowen Song, including a new […]

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Young Adult and Adult Camp Group Photo

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On the morning of Thursday, August 11, everyone gathered on the patio for a group photo. This photo was taken by Lorraine Ashdown from Bowen Island. Pictured in the photo are Alex, Byron, Clement, Danielle, Donna, Jessica, Jocelyn, Matthew, Monica (with guide dog Ash), Nelson, Owen, Peg, Roi, Salvatore, and Vera.

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Blind Boy Rocked by Demise of Bowen Island CNIB Camp

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Source: Times Colonist VANCOUVER — For Matthew Alvernaz, the world is about to become a little smaller. The 13-year-old, blind since birth, has just learned that the CNIB’s summer camp programs for kids at Bowen Island Lodge will be shut down due to funding shortfalls. “It’s hard to explain how I really feel. It’s bad,” […]