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The good news for parents is that there is a camp for just about every budget. While fees to attend camp vary, they can range from only $75 to more than $650 per week for American Camp Association-accredited resident and day camps. Read more

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Here are five of the things you may not have known about the camp experience. Read more

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There's much more to camp than just a good time. In addition to the fun, parents should be aware of these five reasons their child needs camp. Read more

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Camp has been an American tradition for more than 150 years. Some things at camp—forming friendships, having fun, practicing new skills and making summer learning gains—will never change. But what are the camp trends today? Read more

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Where can families turn to help provide the right environment for character development? Families can go to camp! Use the KC Parent Camp Guide to select the perfect camp for your child! Read more

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Families today have more options than ever before. Although most families are limited by time, what they choose to do with that time is a buffet of movies, museums, picnics, parks, classes, vacations and so much more. With all of these opt... Read more

Vacations

As summer begins, millions of children head to summer camp - eager, excited, and…homesick? Research indicates that homesickness is the norm, and not the exception. It is common for campers to feel a tinge of homesickness at some point durin... Read more

Summer

Bringing down the veil of technology led to more open conversation between friends, better networking and the development of new relationships. Read more

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