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Take a Shower As you might expect, once kids are out from under Mom’s watch, skipping a shower is the norm. After all, who will notice, right? Wrong. Showering is part of a camp’s daily routine, so... more

Apr 1, 2015 12:05 AM Camp Guide


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We've found some fun options. more

Apr 1, 2015 12:05 AM Camp Guide


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Ease the transition from home to camp. more

Mar 1, 2015 12:05 AM Camp Guide


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The summer camp experience makes kids stronger and more independent more

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Is it the norm for a summer camp to have a strict electronics policy? more

Mar 1, 2015 12:05 AM Camp Guide


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Helping your reader learn the importance of making and keeping friends more

Mar 1, 2015 12:05 AM Camp Guide


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Make this the summer your kid learns the basics more

Jun 12, 2014 7:00 AM Health

Friendships bloom at summer camp. more

Mar 4, 2014 11:11 AM Camp Guide

Culinary fun

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Finding a residential camp for your child takes legwork, but your investment in research will mean peace of mind for you — as well as dividends of fun for your child. more

Mar 4, 2014 11:06 AM Camp Guide


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Summer camp is a time-honored tradition, rich with activities, newfound friendships, and a lifetime of memories. Explore a few ways to make your child’s camp experience smooth sailing from start to finish. more

Feb 5, 2014 2:03 PM Camp Guide

Hutchison School's Center for Excellence offers educational enrichment for the community more

Apr 1, 2013 12:05 AM Camp Guide

Give your kids a summer to remember with these local day camp options more

Mar 4, 2013 9:47 AM Camp Guide

While researching summer camps, we found most have strict electronics policies. Is this the norm? A: Walking into a cabin of new kids can be hard enough, but doubly so if the campers all brough... more

Mar 4, 2013 9:39 AM Camp Guide

Happy Hollow Children's Camp, Nashville, Indiana

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These tips will help save your sanity more

Mar 4, 2013 9:31 AM Camp Guide

Considering an overnight camp for the first time? Talk with your child about the adventure ahead. more

Mar 1, 2013 12:05 AM Camp Guide

Whether it's an overnight or day camp, ask questions to get the scoop on how your camp operates. more

May 1, 2012 12:05 AM Camp Guide

Just because your kid takes medication doesn't mean he can't have fun at camp. Just be prepared. more

May 1, 2012 12:05 AM Camp Guide

Camp offers lessons in everything, from making friends and building self-confidence to trying something new more

May 1, 2012 12:05 AM Camp Guide

In writing about preparing kids for residential camp this month, I couldn’t help but reflect on own my experience. I think I did a fair job of preparing my kid for camp. And yet, his experience and... more

Mar 1, 2012 12:05 AM Camp Guide

26 topics and tips to consider before choosing a summer camp more

Feb 28, 2012 11:00 AM Camp Guide

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