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New “Dirty Dancing” Adaptation Showcases Kanuga’s Beauty
On May 24 at 8 p.m. on ABC Television Network, a historic piece of Western North Carolina will appear on TV screens across the nation due in part to Lionsgate Television’s adaptation of the classic film, Dirty Dancing. Kanuga served as the set location for half of the television event. Filmed last spring, Kanuga’s secluded...
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A Toast to Tradition
Sometimes it’s the humble things that become the most endearing. Like Kanuga toast. A humble slice of white flat-top bread—blessed with margarine and baptized under the heat—has become the calling card of the dining hall and the conference center itself. “It’s one of those traditions that when I’m away from Kanuga and traveling for business,...
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New Director of Formation Announcement
Dear Kanuga Community, With joy we announce the appointment of the Reverend Richmond Jones as Director of Formation Programs and Resident Chaplain. Over the last months, I have worked with our Board, several focus groups, and our Senior Leadership Team to consider the direction of our youth and adult programming. We know that we have...
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Camp Kanuga Welcomes Summer with New Offerings
Campers looking forward to Camp Kanuga’s summer sessions may not be able to contain their excitement this year. Due to the generous donor funding and a continual increase in enrollment, the camp is adding five new elements. Fresh Experiences Create Priceless Memories Open to all residential campers, these offerings promise hours of fun. New activities...
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