New York Family Camp Fairs

10 Questions to Ask A Camp Director

By Jess Michaels

With summer camp fairs upon us, here’s a priorities list for your camp search

10Questions Editor's note: Click HERE to learn about our Camp Fairs this weekend, March 8-9! For families interested in either day camps or sleepaway camps, the Camp Fairs are free, child-friendly, and offer  an opportunity to meet 40 camp directors at one convenient event. And here's what to ask a Camp Director! When researching a summer camp for your child, there are certain pieces [more]

Giveaway: Win A Week-long Family Vacation At Mount Snow

By New York Family

RSVP and attend one our Camp Fairs to be entered for this awesome prize!

mount snow1 Family fun at Vermont's Mount Snow Looking for a fun  getaway for the whole family? To celebrate our upcoming Camp Fair events, we're giving away a week-long family vacation at the Mount Snow Family Camp at the Mount Snow Resort in West Dover, VT! Yes,  the famed Mount Snow  is offering Camp Fair-goers a free week of family [more]

Sponsored Scoop: Every Child Gets Only One Summer Of 2014

By New York Family

Turn to Hampton Country Day Camp and Southampton Racquet Club & Camp to make your child’s summer extra special

sponsored scoop To make your child's summer of 2014 extra special--each child only gets one summer of 2014, after all--check out fabulous and fun offerings from Hampton Country Day Camp and Southampton Racquet Club & Camp! CLICK HERE for more info! [more]

Ultimate Mom Giveaway: Two Passes To Campowerment’s Poconos Three-Day Retreat

By New York Family

RSVP and attend one our Camp Fairs to be entered for this awesome prize!

ed341b_02d10401893643559edbb5fa11573600.png_srz_315_350_75_22_0.50_1.20_0 It’s no secret that many moms lead lives that are as stressful and overwhelming, as they are varied and interesting. Enter Campowerment—a three day weekend escape and empowerment, which incorporates the spirit and routines of sleepaway camp—the fun and the joy, the friendship and the bonding—to encourage women, many of who are moms, to rest and relax and re-connect (with themselves and [more]

Summer Camp Savings

By Mary Squillace

Tips For Making Your Child’s Camp Experience More Affordable

Camp can be the experience of a lifetime, but in the here-and-now, budgeting for your child’s summer adventure may seem daunting. Fees range from $75 to more than $650 per week for accredited day and resident camps, according to the American Camp Association, with day camps being a little less expensive (weekly fees are about $182 on average) and resident [more]

Room To Grow

By Ethan Schafer

Summer Camp Offers Lessons And Opportunities For Children Of Every Age Group

When I was 15, I was in my sixth summer at a traditional camp for boys in New Hampshire. One night after dinner, my counselor from the year before (a six-foot, five-inch English rugby player) asked me if I wanted to throw a baseball around. We spent an hour or two playing catch and talking about whatever came up. I [more]