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Summer Camps Forrest City AR

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 Forrest City and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

P & L Trailer Court
(870) 581-2744
411 N Main St
Palestine, AR
Lakeside KOA
(870) 657-2422
Interstate 40 & Stat
Heth, AR
BOGG Springs Baptist Camp
(870) 385-2443
784 Highway 84
Wickes, AR
Pullman Campers Inc
(479) 785-2621
3740 Midland Boulevard
Fort Smith, AR
Tom Sawyer's Mississippi River
(870) 735-9770
1286 South 8th Street
West Memphis, AR
Lakeside Koa Kampgrounds
(870) 657-2422
Ih 40 & State Highway 149
Heth, AR
Miner`s Camping & Rock Shop
(870) 285-2722
2235 Highway 301 South
Murfreesboro, AR
Hidden Valley Campground
(870) 793-6564
100 Hidden Valley Dr
Batesville, AR
Dirst Canoe Log Cabins
(870) 449-6636
538 Highway 268 East
Yellville, AR
Lakeside Koa Kampgrounds
(870) 657-2422
Ih 40 & State Highway 149
Heth, AR

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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