An age-by-age guide to summer camp
Wondering whether camp is the right thing for you and your family? Summer camp offers all kinds of fun and character-building experiences for kids of any age. Whether you're looking for a few hours of entertainment or weeks of intentional skill-building for your child, you can find it at camp
Summer brain boosters!
Long breaks from reading, writing and critical thinking can be detrimental for students. That’s why savvy parents ensure that kids keep learning over summer. With the implementation of the Common Core and Science Technology Engineering Math (STEM) Standards, bridging the gap between school years is more important than ever.
Summer camp prepares kids for the real world
Camp is an excellent place for children’s developing brains. The character traits that parents wish for their kids — independence, confidence, friendship-building, resilience, character, grit, etc. — are real outcomes for kids who have quality camp experiences. Find out why!
4 summer camp tips from the local experts!
If you’ve put off choosing a camp or are just beginning to think about it, take heart there are still some wonderful options available. With a little ingenuity, some scouting around and research you’ll be able to provide your child with some good summer camp options.
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Mom, I hate camp... said no kid ever
Keep your kid a happy camper this year with these great tips! A little bit of prep work will go a long way to keep everyone cool, calm, and collected.