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Help Your Child Transition From Summer Camp To School

Help Your Child Transition From Summer Camp To School

Friday, September 2 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

As a parent bringing your child home from summer camp, you might be tempted to metaphorically dust your hands and…

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6 Reasons To Enroll Your Child in 2023 Summer Camp Now

6 Reasons To Enroll Your Child in 2023 Summer Camp Now

Thursday, August 11 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

Your child has just returned from summer camp, and they’ve had a blast. In fact, they won’t stop telling you…

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Why Jewish Summer Camps Are Important for Kids and Teens

Why Jewish Summer Camps Are Important for Kids and Teens

Friday, June 10 | by Sheryl, Camp Director
Category: Why Camp?

Every summer, parents send their children off to summer camp, and for good reason. Camp helps kids and teens make…

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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?

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