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What's New at Camp This Summer?

posted July 18th, 2017 by Gina DeHaan

As the temperatures begin to climb and sunny days chase away cool weather, it’s clear that summer is in full swing.

Some of my fondest childhood memories live at the place that encompasses just about everything that makes summer great: summer camp! To this day, I still have my “Bullseye Award” hand-painted wooden plaque that I received for getting the first bullseye of the summer on Camp Roger’s new archery targets. As a young camper, it made my summer.

West Michigan’s creative camp directors and their dedicated staff work hard year-round to keep this summertime staple fresh and exciting for kids.

Here are some cool trends to look for in area camps:

Real Time Over Screen Time

As our society, especially its youth, is becoming increasingly dependent on technology, summer camps are stepping up...

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