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How did Dainava get its name?
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In 1950, the Lithuanian American Roman Catholic Federation (ARKLF) first discussed the idea of a summer campground for Lithuanian youth. In 1954, Dr. Adolfas Damušis was elected president of the Federation, and they began to raise funds in earnest to turn this idea into reality. In 1955, the proposed sale of a 226-acre farm near Manchester, Michigan came to the attention of Lithuanians living in the Detroit area. Through the dedication and generosity of many individuals, that farm was purchased in 1957 and Camp Dainava, as we know it, was born..... [Read More]

Reflections on Heritage Stovkyla
September 21st, 2014UncategorizedCamp Dainava 0 Comments

What is Lithuanian Heritage Stovykla? To me, it’s the one place that feels more like home than anywhere else I have ever lived. It’s an experience that, if you let it, will change you forever. There is comfort in knowing that no matter where life takes you, there will always be a place far away […]

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