Kids might not remember holiday toys, but they'll always remember their camp experiences.
Do’s and don’ts for a successful summer at day or overnight camp
Mix life skill-building with athletic attitude and you’ve got the ingredients for a great sports summer camp experience.
An array of summer academic programs can close learning gaps, keep skills sharp or give kids a taste of college.
At summer camp kids learn values, such as the YMCAs' focus on caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.
Kids with special needs don’t have to miss out on the summer camp experience. Many camps are geared to specific disabilities. Others work hard to accommodate special needs.
Camp directors say there's no magic age, but younger kids often adjust better than teen first-time campers.
At summer camp, kids and cultures from diverse backgrounds learn cooperation and respect.