91 Days till Mindcamp!

Thursday to Sunday August 20-23, 2015
Orillia, ON, Canada


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This Year’s Theme: DREAM.

“All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act on their dreams with open eyes, to make them possible.” — T.E. Lawrence (thanks, Joe Miguez!)

You will have noticed by now that there’s a theme to what’s emerging on the session page: this year’s theme is DREAM. Here are some thoughts to get you going:


  • a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person’s mind during sleep

  • a state of mind in which someone is or seems to be unaware of their immediate surroundings
  • a cherished aspiration, ambition, or ideal
    an unrealistic or self-deluding fantasy

  • a person or thing perceived as wonderful or perfect
  • experience dreams during sleep
  • see, hear, or feel (something) in a dream
  • indulge in daydreams or fantasies, typically about something greatly desired
  • waste one’s time in a lazy, unproductive way
  • contemplate the possibility of doing something that you’re not or that something might be the case that isn’t…until now.

New Sessions

AND we’ve released another 8 sessions: check them out here:

  1. Susan Abbott: Co-creation in Innovation (90 minutes, Strategies)
  2. Janice Francisco: Facilitating Intuition (Half-day, Facilitation)
  3. Michel Neray: From Story to Stage Presence (Half-day, Tools/Techniques)
  4. Laura Switalski, Tim Switalski: Intentional Change (2 hours, Strategies)
  5. Paul Groncki: Jung Dreams (90 minutes, Immersion)
  6. Gina Paigen: The Spaghetti Challenge (2 hours, Immersion)
  7. Allie Middleton, Brad Wong: Wake Up Dreaming (60 minutes, Body/Mind)
  8. Lee Dunne, Jeanne Chatigny: Warrior in the World (Half-day, Immersion)
  9. Ate Stam: Your Dream Job (90 minutes, Insight)

“Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes.” — Carl Jung

Travels of the Mindcamp Backpack

IMG_4851The Mindcamp backpack has been spotted in some pretty amazing places. Mindcamper Natalie Robbins writes:

“The Mindcamp Backpack has been with me all over the world this year: China, Central America, and now Japan. We’ll both see you again in August!”

New Sessions Released!

quizWe’ve released another 8 sessions! Check them out here!

And just to whet your whistle, here’s a quick quiz. First 3 people who EMAIL in (not comment here) complete correct answer sets to contact-at-mindcamp.org win a free drink at Mindcamp!

Match the just-released session with the clue: (Hint: there are 8 clues below, and 8 sessions just released)

  1. For kids age 12-17
  2. This one will make Andy Williams sing in your head
  3. Woof!
  4. One leader just biked 4,000km; the other walked 250km
  5. Sounds like a sneeze
  6. To Infinitude… and beyond!
  7. Despite its title, will not make hair grow on your palm
  8. Couldn’t decide on a clue for this one. Better take the session.