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

Camping World
(630) 759-6655
620 Woodcreek Drive
Bolingbrook, IL
 
Naperville Tennis & Swim Club
(630) 355-5600
1011 East Benton Avenue
Naperville, IL
 
Oak Brook Racquet & Fitness Club
(630) 654-2442
650 Westmont Drive
Westmont, IL
 
Players Club House
(630) 734-3000
39 South Washington Street Frnt
Hinsdale, IL
 
Shady Oaks Cerebral Palsy Camp
(708)301-0816, (208)730-4127
16300 Parker Road
Lockport, IL
 
Special Camps for Special Citizens
(630) 620-8154
1427 Centre Circle Drive
Downers Grove, IL
 
Vonoven Scout Reservation
(630) 983-1508
South West
Naperville, IL
 
Hinsdale Racquet Club
(630) 325-6066
5730 South Grant Street
Hinsdale, IL
 
Childtime Learning Centers
(630) 834-5625
127 East Saint Charles Road
Villa Park, IL
 
Deer Creek Recreation Club
(815) 436-8220
Ward Road
Plainfield, 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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