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Summer Camps Springfield MO

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

Ozark Highlands Mobile Home Park
(417) 881-0066
3731 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
Traveler's Park Campground
(417) 866-4226
425 S Trailview Rd
Springfield, MO
Cook's Overnight Camping
(417) 833-1252
3900 N Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
Rv Park
(417) 736-3382
I-44 Exit 88
Strafford, MO
Ozark Rv Park
(417) 581-3203
320 N 20th St
Ozark, MO
Timbercrest Mobile Home Park
(417) 881-8004
4219 S Glenstone Ave
Springfield, MO
Homestead Acres
(417) 869-8515
3737 W Chestnut Expy
Springfield, MO
Country Squire Village
(417) 833-0711
3600 W Farm Road 112
Springfield, MO
Campbell City Motel & Rv Park
(417) 581-6108
6348 N 19th St
Ozark, MO
Linden Mobile Court Inc
(816) 436-0860
400 Ne 76th Ter
Kansas City, MO

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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