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Preparing for College Life with Sleepaway Camp

Preparing for College Life with Sleepaway Camp

Tuesday, April 5 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

Most parents think of sleepaway camp as an opportunity for their children to get fresh air, get exercise, get new…

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7 Ways Sleepaway Camp Builds Independence and Resilience in Kids

7 Ways Sleepaway Camp Builds Independence and Resilience in Kids

Tuesday, February 22 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

Every parent wants to raise resilient children. The good news is that kid’s brains are naturally better-equipped for learning adaptive…

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The Benefits of Sleepaway Camp During the Pandemic

The Benefits of Sleepaway Camp During the Pandemic

Tuesday, February 22 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

The pandemic has curtailed many of the interpersonal activities: in-person school, going to movie theaters, large events, holiday gatherings, and…

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What Happened When My Daughter Went to Sleepaway Camp for the 1st Time

What Happened When My Daughter Went to Sleepaway Camp for the 1st Time

Wednesday, March 17 | by SLC
Category: Why Camp?

This post by SLC alumna Nancy Johnson Horn, was originally posted on The Mama Maven blog. In 2019 I sent…

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Camp and Belonging

Camp and Belonging

Wednesday, March 17 | by Dylan
Category: Why Camp?

By Jerry Meyer and Bradley Solmsen This piece was recently featured on eJewish Philanthropy’s website. As leaders of a Jewish…

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Giving Back to Camp

Giving Back to Camp

Monday, June 22 | by SLC
Category: Camp Families, Why Camp?

SLC has been a pivotal part of my life and that of my family, for decades. My parents met at…

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Missing Camp

Missing Camp

Sunday, May 17 | by Neil, Mainside Division Head
Category: Why Camp?

Click here to see what’s going on at SLC!

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Why Summer Camp?

Why Summer Camp?

Thursday, February 6 | by Dylan
Category: Why Camp?

The reasons to send your child to Camp…whats your reason?

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Disconnecting to Reconnect

Disconnecting to Reconnect

Thursday, March 21 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

Many families ask us the question: how do we know when our child is ready for camp?

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Is Your Child Ready for Overnight Camp? Are You?

Is Your Child Ready for Overnight Camp? Are You?

Monday, February 4 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

Many families ask us the question: how do we know when our child is ready for camp?

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