2017 Summer Camp Guide

How to Prepare Your Kids for Overnight Camp - Toronto mom of two, Jennifer, is both nervous and excited about sending her 11-year-old daughter, Emelia, off on her first...
5 Ways Kids Benefit from Summer Camp - With summer vacation starting TODAY(!), many parents are still wondering how to fill their children’s time. Insert summer camp! Summer camp...
5 Ways to Deal with Bug Bites, Naturally - There are 82 species of mosquitoes and more than 1,300 species of wasps in Canada, but all it takes is...
The Right Camp for Your Kids: Find It - Google the phrase “summer camp” and you’ll get almost 30 million hits. So how do you find the right one? Here...
Summer Camp: How to Choose the Right One for Your Kids - Ah, summer camp. It is the best of times for our kids, isn’t it? But how do you even start...
Top Life-Changing Summer Activities for Youth - Do your kids have something to do this summer? Do you play it by ear? Are they already all booked...
3 Ways to Keep Kids Engaged When They’re Not In School - We all know how hard it is to keep kids engaged when they are in school…but what about when they’re on...
camp Important Questions to Ask a Camp Director -   If you’re considering overnight camp for the first time, you probably have a lot of questions and maybe a...
9 Tasty Lunch Recipes for Day Camp - Camp is a great way for kids to make new friends, learn new things and have loads of fun. This...
26 Great Campfire Songs to Sing with Kids - Need some tuneful inspiration for songs to go with those fireside S’mores? We’ve got oldies-but-goodies, silly tongue-twisters, and some wind-down...
Your Guide to Day Camp - Ida Thomas, interim senior vice president of association support and development at YMCA Canada, understands why day camps appeal to...
The Ultimate Guide To Kids’ Camps Canada - Think summer camp is nothing more than marshmallow toasting and gimp-bracelet making? Think again. Today’s summer camps offer a huge...
Your Guide to Overnight Camp - Catherine Ross, an executive member and communications officer for the CCA, owned and directed a girls’ camp for 20 years...
How to Become a Camp Counsellor - By Christina Campbell
Camps For Special Needs Children - By Christina Campbell
Guest Post: How to Be an Earth-Friendly Summer Camper - We’re going camping in a few weeks. When I tell my friends, most of them gasp and recoil in horror....
Selecting the Best Day Camp for Your Child - “Bor-rring!” That’s how seven-year-old Rylie summed up his $75-a-week day camp last year. “It was run at a Toronto community...
The Essential Summer Camp Guide - The smell of marshmallows roasting over a crackling campfire, the delightful feeling of jumping into a cool lake on a...
How to Build a Campfire - Building campfires can be educational, fun and a real treat for kids of all ages. Just be careful…! WHAT YOU’LL...

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