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Summer Camps Texarkana AR

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

Cavalier Mobile Home Park
(903) 838-6703
5601 S Lake Dr
Texarkana, TX
 
Timberline Farm
(870) 898-8048
824 Highway 71 S
Ashdown, AR
 
Lutheran Camp
(501) 727-5656
Petit Jean Mountain
Morrilton, AR
 
Marion Golf Athletic Club
(870) 739-6305
303 Club Circle
Marion, AR
 
Hurricane Golf & Country Club
(501) 847-2609
4300 Hurricane Drive
Bryant, AR
 
Bright Rv Park
(903) 792-5521
Interstate 30 W
Texarkana, TX
 
Yarborough Landing Village Inn
(870) 898-2346
106 Pump Station Rd
Ashdown, AR
 
White River Campgrounds
(870) 453-2299
Highway 62b
Cotter, AR
 
Albert Pike Cabins & Rv Park
(870) 356-3964
Hc 65 Box 95
Caddo Gap, AR
 
Sherwood Forest Campground
(870) 449-3452
216 Marion County 5042
Yellville, AR
 

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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