Articles about summer camp


The 7 Life Skills You Learn at Camp - An Adult's Perspective

Last updated: 10/25/2018

Photo by:  Brodie Vissers I can’t remember at what exact age I went to summer camp, but I do recall collapsing into a torrent of tears on the first night because I was a cossete

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Once a Summer Camp, Now a Family Home

Last updated: 10/05/2018

Once a Summer Camp, Now a Family Home In the Connecticut wilderness, the Portuguese hotel designer Alexandra Champalimaud has created an unexpected respite. Image The view of South

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5 Lessons Future Entrepreneurs Can Learn at Summer Camp

Last updated: 10/05/2018

Friends from outside New England sometimes look shocked when I tell them my three kids are spending the summer at a sleepaway camp in the Maine woods. “You send your kids away fo

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How to Use the Every Kid in a Park Program - My TYO

Last updated: 10/04/2018

The arrival of September means a lot of things: The end of summer, the beginning of fall, a return to classrooms, a cool-down in temperatures (well…depending on where you live)

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Environmental Stewards

Last updated: 10/03/2018

Sessions: All seasons, with overnight camps in the summer Ratio: Ranges from 1 to 5 and 2 to15 Ages: Preschool to eighth grade Costs: Range based on program, scholarships and reduc

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Using NASA Resources at Camps

Last updated: 10/03/2018

The variety of day, afterschool, and summer camp programs reach broad audiences across the US, including rural audiences and underserved youth. Camp programs routinely feature game

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Reliable Power Makes Happy Campers

Last updated: 10/01/2018

Reliable Power Makes Happy Campers By Jeffrey Lee For Anthony Gronski, summer camp is a training ground for life. The executive director at YMCA Camp Woodstock, a summer camp and r

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Research Camp Staff Can Use at Camp, in School, and Beyond

Last updated: 10/01/2018

Working at camp is one of the most memorable experiences a person can have; in fact, you are likely reading this because you have worked at camp in the past and are returning for m

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Advertising for Camping Magazine

Last updated: 10/01/2018

The official publication of the American Camp Association is published bimonthly and provides fresh content that is inspiring and practial to educate and train child and youth deve

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Collaboration Fulfills the Mission: Camp Staff Unite

Last updated: 10/01/2018

Amber, the food service manager, watched anxiously as the small summer campers tried desperately to carry large trays containing plates of food and silverware from serving line to

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