source: DioceseFDL As the winter begins to wrap up and we all look forward to the dog days of summer, some decisions need to be made. Some parents are not sure about when it is the right time to send their children to sleep-away camp. I don’t believe that there is an exact age … [Read more...] about 5 Signs Your Child is Ready for Sleep-Away Camp by Jennifer Kelman
For many families in today’s plugged in society, camp is the first real separation they have experienced — and many parents may be worried about homesickness — both for their happy camper and for themselves.Research indicates that it is common for campers and … [Read more...] about Is Your Child Homesick?
We ran across this great information from the American Camp Association (ACA) about packing for camp and thought parents might find it useful for kids who are going to camp the second half of summer. The ACA encourages parents to contact their camp for specific packing lists and … [Read more...] about Packing for Camp