The Value Of Summer Camp And How To Afford It.

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A blog geared towards parents with questions and interest about camp in general, with an emphasis on camper readiness.

The Value Of Summer Camp And How To Afford It.
If you’ve ever attended a summer at camp, you probably already know how great an experience it is. A summer
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Getting Children Unplugged and Outdoors this Summer
There are a variety of real, tangible benefits for a child’s well-being when they are outdoors, unplugged and connected to
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Tips for Choosing the Right Summer Camp for Your Child
January is a good time to begin looking for the right camp for your child! Many programs are just opening
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Riding the Bus to Camp
Camp starts as soon as the campers step onto the bus- with lively camp songs, games and skits, campers are
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5 Important Questions to Ask Camp Directors
Summer is still a few months off but the warmer spring days are beginning to beckon us outdoors to enjoy
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5 Great Reasons to Send Your Child to Summer Camp
Camp is a great way for your child to spend their summer!  There are countless benefits to sending your child
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What is so Valuable About Summer Camp?
Summer Camp is a special place for campers and staff to grow, learn, and create lasting friendships during the summer!
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Life Lessons Learned at Roughing It
All of our campers have their own unique experiences every summer that they carry with them throughout their lives.  They
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Ready for Kindergarten? How summer camp can help prepare them!
Every year around this time, parents of young children are faced with the question of, “Is he/she ready for Kindergarten?”.
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Considering Summer Camp? Take a personal camp tour before you decide.
Unless you’ve attended a particular camp yourself, it’s not easy to know what exactly goes on at the camp that
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Making Camp an Investment in Your Child
Todd Kestin recently wrote in the Huffington Post encouraging parents to approach summer camp planning in a new way. He advocated
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Hiking Improves Critical Thinking Skills
 Now that it’s spring and the weather has started getting warmer, it’s time to start spending more time outside!  Hiking
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How to Enjoy the Holidays Like Your Kids Do
Great read for all parents on Huffington Post to try and remember during the Winter Break!
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“ON the LOOSE” – Insights & Values Gained from Adventures in the Outdoors
Two young college students who grew up in Berkeley wrote a small book in 1963 called ON THE LOOSE. It
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Preparing for Camp Tips
Tips for Preparing for Camp
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New Friends, New Places, New Activities
New Friends, New Places, New Activities- How to Help Your Child Adjust to the New Experience of Camp
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Six Great Ways to Get Ready for Camp
The start of the camp seson is just around the corner! This can be an exciting time for kids and
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How to know your child is ready for Horse Camp
Horseback riding is a favorite among all types of campers, but how do you know if your child is ready
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Teaching the Spirit of Giving
With the holiday season upon us it’s an important time to allow kids to take time and reflect on the
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Ways Children Learn Gratitude at Camp
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