Camps

Unexpected Benefits of Summer Camp

Everything I ever needed to know to succeed in life, I learned at summer camp.

YMCA Summer Camps Are Safe, Fun and Loaded With Experiences

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Is Overnight Camp Right For Your Child?

Summer rite of passage or a scary proposition? For many parents, including this local mom, it's a toss up. Read on for the pros, cons and many perspectives.

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 Virtual Camp Fair Week, too.

Your Overnight Camp Survival Kit

Here are some extras to consider for first-time overnight campers.

How to Bring the Fun of Day Camp Home

Plus, find great ways to extend the fun after overnight camp ends!

Questions to Ask Before Sending Kids to Camp

It's time to start thinking about summer camps.

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.

Winter and Holiday Break Day Camps for Kids in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor

Need to keep your children entertained during the upcoming holiday break? Check out these great holiday break day camps for kids.

Fun Summer Learning at YMCA Summer Day Camps

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Summer Camps for Kids

There’s no shortage of superb summer camps here in southeast Michigan. Get camping tips and details on local overnight, day camps and school break camps.
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