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Summer Camps Newnan GA

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

Orchard Hills Golf Club Gsga
(770) 251-5683
600 Highway 16 East
Newnan, GA
 
Lake Jane Mobile Home Court
(770) 834-6951
2810 N Highway 16
Whitesburg, GA
 
Camp Meriwether Girl Scouts Council of NW GA
(770) 927-1020
653 Meadows Boone Road
Luthersville, GA
 
South Newport Village
(912) 884-2310
Us Highway 17 & Ih 95 Exit 12
Riceboro, GA
 
Jacksonville North Koa
(912) 729-3232
1521 Scrubby Bluff Rd
Kingsland, GA
 
Pine Acres Mobile Home Park
(770) 463-4008
118 Bagley Rd
Newnan, GA
 
South Oaks Mh Park
(770) 463-3070
2 Tingle Ln
Palmetto, GA
 
Lake Jane Mobile Home Court
(770) 834-6951
Highway 16
Carrollton, GA
 
Altamaha Fish Camp
(912) 264-2342
1605 Altamaha Park Rd
Brunswick, GA
 
Byrom`s Camper Manufacturing
(229) 263-8050
West Highway 84
Quitman, GA
 

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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