Camps

The Science Behind the Magic of Camp

The Science Behind the Magic of Camp

By Jen de Ridder, Resident Camp Director at YMCA Camp Hanes It’s hard to put your finger on it. There is something that happens when you turn that corner onto the campus at YMCA Camp Hanes and you start to feel it. There is something magical about this place set below...
Play, Sleep, Repeat: YMCA Summer Day Camp

Play, Sleep, Repeat: YMCA Summer Day Camp

By Chelsea Joslyn, Communications Director of YMCA of Northwest NC 5 Reasons to Go to Summer Camp School is almost out and did you know that more than 10 million kids around the world are headed to summer camps? Summer is meant to be filled with learning enrichment,...