Camps in the Seattle Area

Resources for Finding Camps

Want to learn more about how to find great camps for your children? Our editors have put together several articles to help.

Choosing a Summer Camp for Your Preschooler

Eliza Clark - Parenting Choices » Summertime Schedules

There is something a bit mind-boggling about the idea of "summer camp" for our wee preschoolers.  The parental mind leaps ahead to sleep-away camp and care packages and hoping for a phone call, but we're really not ready to think about our kids growin...
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Putting Together a Child's Summer Reading List

Eliza Clark - The Delights of Reading » Learning to Read

If you're looking for a summer reading list, you don't have to look far.  Libraries have them, teachers have them, Oprah's got hers, the Times Book Review has theirs, and type it into your search engine and you'll find dozens more in a flash. This tim...
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Why Summer Matters

Eliza Clark - Parenting Choices » Summertime Schedules

Preschools everywhere are counting down the days toward summer vacation. Hardworking teachers will get a well-deserved break, and administrators can start planning in earnest for next year. But what about the preschoolers? Are they counting down the days ...
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Ten Things to Plan for Your Preschooler's Summer

Eliza Clark - Escapes, Real and Imagined » The Taste of Summer

There are summer plans that involve logistics, calendars, and childcare arrangements. And then there are the summer plans that we've been waiting for all year long, the special summer fun we want to make sure our preschoolers don't miss.Here's our list...
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