The Shenkman Arts Centre’s popular Claymation summer camp will inspire and engage your aspiring animator.
In his book, Simplicity Parenting, Kim John Payne asks the question, “Are we building our families on the four pillars of too much: too much stuff, too many choices, too much information and too fast.” He argues that these trends […]
A great deal of media attention these days is focused on children’s health and their level of fitness. The official prognosis by medical experts is poor, and the gravity of the situation has prompted legislative action on the part of […]
Campers reveal, in their own words, what made their experience so fantastic and memorable. I love camp because it’s a welcoming, calming experience and so fun! – Makela For my first time at camp this was an amazing experience. – […]
How will your children spend their summer? Life skills, friendships and fun are just a few of the benefits of a camp experience, writes Catherine Ross. As a camp director, I had many conversations at camp fairs with parents, who […]
The summer camp experience and training provided enables campers to gain crucial skills that will extend into the work world. Camp is a great place to learn (among many other things) how to swim, sail, paddle, kayak, water ski or […]
Worried your child will suffer a serious hankering for home during her first camp experience this summer? While homesickness isn’t unusual, a proactive approach now can minimize the blues later. Work up to it. When her children were younger, Stephanie […]