North Star Camp for Boys

Monday, December 5, 2011

On the Importance of Camp...

You don't have to search high and low to find the importance of the camp experience. Especially when the media is doing a great job of putting it right in front of us! Here are three great reads about different aspects of the camp experience:

On the importance of close friendships:
NBC's Today: Why boys need to have - and keep - a BFF:

On the value of unplugging:
Mitch Albom of the Detroit Free PressYouth are spending so much time online, for what?...

On the benefits seen later in life:
My Psychology Today: Creating Advantage in College: Summer camp gives children meaningful advantages in college...

What makes the camp experience so important to you? Happy reading!