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Summer Camps Saint Charles 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 Saint Charles and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Classic Auto Truck and RV
(847) 931-4300
1020 Bluff City Boulevard
Elgin, IL
Champion Frame-Align Inc
(847) 742-9294
864 Bluff City Boulevard
Elgin, IL
Abel RV Center
(847) 931-5100
1180 West Lake Street
Bartlett, IL
Vonoven Scout Reservation
(630) 983-1508
South West
Naperville, IL
Buffalo Rv Park
(847) 658-1188
1 Alan Dr
Algonquin, IL
Campos Skid Inc
(847) 429-9271
1200 Spaulding Road
Elgin, IL
Fox Valley Special Recreational Association
1 North Lincolnway
North Aurora, IL
Chesterbrook Academy
(630) 213-7200
1450 Quincy Bridge Road
Bartlett, IL
Naperville Tennis & Swim Club
(630) 355-5600
1011 East Benton Avenue
Naperville, IL
Special Camps for Special Citizens
(630) 620-8154
1427 Centre Circle Drive
Downers Grove, 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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