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Summer Camps Meridian MS

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 Meridian and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Benchmark Coach & Rv Park
(601) 483-7999
6420 Dale Drive
Meridian, MS
 
Nanabe Creek Campgrounds
(601) 485-4711
Rr 10 Box 70,1933 Russell Mt. Gilead Rd.
Meridian, MS
 
Country Camping
(601) 722-4838
2399 Highway 49
Collins, MS
 
Crow's Neck
(662) 438-6495
76 County Road 115
Tishomingo, MS
 
Baywood Campground Inc
(228) 896-4840
1100 Cowan Rd
Gulfport, MS
 
Campground Travel Trailer Park
(601) 485-4549
2905 Highway 45 N
Meridian, MS
 
Murphree's Waterfront Camping
(662) 585-3058
1 Walker Levee Rd
Fulton, MS
 
Plantation Park
(601) 442-5222
1 Frederick Rd
Natchez, MS
 
Parker Lake Rv Park
(601) 945-2770
188 Parker Lake Drive
Perkinston, MS
 
Swindle's Dairy Rv Park
(662) 387-4465
Rt. 3 Box 269
Eupora, MS
 

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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