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Summer Camps Midlothian VA

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

Cozy Acres Family Campground
(804) 598-2470
2177 Ridge Rd
Powhatan, VA
 
Kosmo Village
(804) 798-6689
11197 Washington Hwy
Glen Allen, VA
 
Cozy Cove Campground
(804) 265-9000
713 Sutherland Rd
Church Road, VA
 
Fort Chiswell Rv Campground
(276) 637-6868
Rr 2 Box 426a
Max Meadows, VA
 
Watermelon Park
(540) 955-4803
Rr 2
Berryville, VA
 
Roadrunner Campground
(804) 796-5160
13900 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Chester, VA
 
Westview On The James
(804) 457-4210
1231 W View Rd
Goochland, VA
 
Anvil Campgrounds
(757) 565-2300
5243 Mooretown Rd
Williamsburg, VA
 
Spring Gardens
(804) 732-8908
2178 County Dr
Petersburg, VA
 
Crabtree Falls Campground
(434) 377-2066
11039 Crabtree Falls Hwy
Tyro, VA
 

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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