Posts tagged with “Why Summer Camp”

River Adventure: Through the Eyes of a Camper (VIDEO)

River Adventurer Andi Breckles, whom you may remember from her interview with us here, has shared her amazing video of her trip this past summer. We welcome our campers to send us their videos from the summer.  We would love to share some of them with the rest of our community.

Camp Promotes Positive Change & Scientific Research Can Prove It

Research Alert!  The Immersive Experience of Summer Camp has Scientifically Proven Results! We are happy to report that scientific research recently published supports what many parents and camp staff members have known intuitively for years.  Camp helps kids and youth to grow in obvious ways – now measurable – not just intuitively known by those…

Why Camp is Good for Mom and Dad, Too.

There are many reasons why summer camp is good for kids, but did you know it can help Mom and Dad, too?  Today Wanapitei co-director, JJ, talks about how camp helped ease her parental anxieties. I have been a summer camp director for a lot longer than I have been a parent – 20 years…