CampMinder
May 15, 2019

Food Allergies at Summer Camp: What to Know and What to Do

At CampMinder, we  take food allergies seriously. We all know someone who is affected, and…
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Camp Programming
May 8, 2019

4 Common Dietary Restrictions: Stay Informed for Arriving Campers

If you’re in charge of planning a summer camp menu, you might be overwhelmed by the thought of how you’ll account for common dietary restrictions while still serving delicious food…
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Camp Marketing
April 16, 2019

How To Use Instagram For Your Summer Camp

Right now, there are about 1.1 billion Instagram users worldwide. In fact, it’s growing faster than giants like Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitter. Instagram’s users come from around the globe, span age…
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Camp Marketing
April 12, 2019

Camp Marketing: How to Make Sure Your Camp Is #1

Marketing: it’s not a word people typically think of when they imagine summer camp. Summer camps, after all, are supposed to be about fun, relationship-building, adventure, learning, and independence. As…
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Camp Inspiration
April 11, 2019

“Why Did I Keep Returning to Camp?” One Counselor’s Story

“Why do you keep going back to camp?” This question was obviously on the minds of various friends and family members, based on how often I was asked. It was…
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Camp Leadership
April 4, 2019

Non-Summer Camp Books Every Camp Director Should Read

When it comes to leadership, there’s no shortcut to success. But reading to get advice…
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Camp Programming
March 27, 2019

10 MORE Creative Ideas for Camp Theme Days

We had so much fun compiling a list of creative camp ideas for storytelling, we thought we’d assemble another one of our top-10 lists:  Theme Days! Because nothing makes memories like…
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Camp Programming
March 11, 2019

Summer Camp Planning Made Easy with a Checklist used by the Pros!

With over 14,000 camps in the United States changing the lives of over 14 million people each year, you’re an essential part of a thriving community, and your summer camp…
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Camp Programming
March 11, 2019

27 Summer Camp Activities to Spice Up the Summer Camp Atmosphere!

How do you keep kids entertained and active all summer long at camp? You need…
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CampMinder
March 7, 2019

CampMinder Camp 9 – Recap

On January 16th, more than 500 camp professionals gathered in Boulder, Colorado for three days…
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Camp Leadership
March 7, 2019

Building A Strong Summer Camp Leadership Team

Successful summer camps share many excellent characteristics. Always high on that list: a stellar camp…
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Camp InspirationCampMinder
February 14, 2019

CampMinder’s Summer Camp Love Stories

It’s February and love is in the air, but with the decidedly challenging weather that comes with the season, love is definitely harder to feel through all those winter layers.…
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