May 2005 Camp Director Newsletter
1. News You Can Use
2. Upcoming Events
3. Product Spotlight
4. One Last Thing
News You Can Use
Teens, with their youthful ideals, still connect to
vegetarianism as an alternative. But campers' interest
in vegetarianism could affect the way camps respond
to everybody's summer dietary needs.
Online Summer Camp Technology
No more dreary letters from reluctant camp kids. Daily
password-protected e-mail service between parents and
children is the new internet alternative.
Ivy: A Primer for Prevention
As camp experts, you are very familiar with this ghoulish
greenery and already know the basics about how to deal
with its effects. But when it comes to poison ivy, the
more you know, the better.
Health Care Workshop - 28 May, Ontario, Canada
Presented by the Ontario Camping Association's Healthcare
Committee, this one day workshop offers current health
information, suggestions for management of camp health
programs, and opportunity to network...
Camp Staff Training Events - May 26-28, Cleveland, NY
Interactive training includes sessions on leadership,
risk management, camper development and behavior, staff
training and supervision, nature exploration and program
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One Last Thing
Matters: The Creative Side of the Camp Experience
While much attention has been given to adventure camping
in recent years, many camps have quietly continued the
tradition of encouraging children to explore their creative
sides. And according to the National Center of Education
Statistics, art in summer camps may be the only exposure
many children have to art.
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