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Top Summer Camps for Kids in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Whether it's a day, overnight or specialty camp, Metro Parent's advertising partners have options for every child to experience the best summer ever.
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Making Friends at Camp is More Important Than Ever for Kids

In a world of digital relationships, summer camps provide an increasingly important place for kids to connect face-to-face – plus sharpen some of life's soft skills.

Building Character at YMCA Camp Ohiyesa

Through five core values, YMCA Camp Ohiyesa is helping campers ages 5-16 become the best versions of themselves while making memories that last a lifetime.

Lawrence Technological University Offer Stimulating Academic Camps

High schoolers interested in camps that focus on engineering, technology, design, business, science and more: Look no further than Lawrence Tech.

An Equestrian Experience at Black River Farm and Ranch

Girls ages 5-16 can get a feel for farm living at this overnight camp that specializes in horseback riding.
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Community Service Camps Connect Kids With a Summer of Altruism

Service-oriented summer experiences are becoming increasingly popular. What should parents know about getting their kids started with local community service camps?
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Best Outdoor and Nature Overnight Summer Camps in Michigan

From overnight summer camps in Michigan and outdoor immersion programs for teens to day camps for tykes, discover top options that span the state.
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Help for Homesick Kids

Whether it's a sleepover or first trek to an overnight camp, being away from home can really upset some kids. Here are six tips and tricks to help homesick kids.
Camp Kesem by the University of Michigan

Camp Kesem by the University of Michigan Offers a Unique Community for Kids

Kids who have a parent who has cancer find fun programming and friendship with kids who understand their situation at Camp Kesem by the University of Michigan.
Choose a camp checklist

Choose a Camp Checklist for Parents and Kids

Summer experiences have long-term perks for kids. Use our choose a camp checklist to find a great fit, and check out Metro Parent's Camp Expo and Summer Camp Guide for Kids, too.

A Century of Camping at YMCA Camp Ohiyesa

YMCA Camp Ohiyesa is celebrating its 100th summer of offering traditional camps with an innovative twist to kids in kindergarten through grade 12.

Unplug This Summer at YMCA Camp Copneconic

Kids ages 4-plus enjoy day and overnight options at this camp, which is located in Fenton and offers a traditional camp experience.