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A place to bloom

At Wittenberg's Sistercamp program eases girls' entry into teen years

At McKenna Meyer's school, you have to be on the volleyball team to be popular. That poses a problem since setting and spiking aren't McKenna's strong points.

"I'm an awful athlete, but when I went to Sistercamp last year, they encouraged us to look for different talents,' said the 12-year-old from Cincinnati. "I played the flute for a long time, but it wasn't something I was looking at seriously. Now it's getting harder and harder to put it down. And I've started writing a book since then. It's a medieval fantasy.'



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