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Summer Camps Buffalo Grove IL

Summer camps are programs for children and teenagers during the summer holidays. Summer camps involve canoeing, hiking, campfires and more. See below for summer camps in Buffalo Grove and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Randy Hundley`s Baseball Camps
(847) 991-9595
130 South Northwest Highway
Palatine, IL
Discovery Day Camp
(847) 367-2267
241 USHighway 45
Indian Creek, IL
Kelly`s Day Camps
(847) 634-9393
770 East USHighway 45
Vernon Hills, IL
Jay`s Camp
(847) 438-2267
23160 North Old McHenry Road
Lake Zurich, IL
Onwentsia Club - Club Shop
(847) 234-8225
300 North Green Bay Road
Lake Forest, IL
Decoma Day Camp
(847) 945-4455
1304 Rosewood Avenue
Deerfield, IL
Fred`s Camp
(847) 392-3733
900 West Rand Road Apt B306
Arlington Heights, IL
JFH Educational Academy
(847) 541-5577
1001 Oak Avenue
Prospect Heights, IL
Banner Day Camp Inc
(847) 295-4900
1225 Riverwoods Road
Lake Forest, IL
B`Nai Br`rith Beber Camp
(847) 498-1441
666 Dundee Road Suite 308
Northbrook, IL

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

John Thompson

Kids should be reminded to follow pool rules to avoid swimming injuries at campSummer camp can be a rewarding and fun experience for kids of all ages. Whether they attend day camps or overnight camps, experts say fathers should take action to ensure their kids stay safe and healthy while attending.

"Parents should ask camp organizers basic questions about what plans they have in place to keep kids safe, handle medical emergencies, and deal with routine health needs," said Dr. Patricia Hametz, of NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Other parenting advice tips to keep young campers injury-free include:

1. Stay hydrated. Remind your child to drink often, even when they don't feel thirsty while spending time outdoors or in the heat. Pack a refillable water bottle to make staying hydrated easier.
2. Practice sun safety. Kids should be dressed in light-colored, lightweight clothing and should use a sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or more every day.
3. Be safe in and around water. Remind your kids to follow all camp rules in and around pools, lakes and other bodies of water. Children should never be around water without a certified life guard on duty.
4. Protect against bugs. Using an insect repellent with no more than 30 percent DEET and avoiding scented soaps, lotions and hairsprays will help your kids keep the bugs at bay.

Dads should also make sure that the camp has all of their kids' emergency contact ...

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