My children spent the first four weeks of summer at camp. The facility had a pool with a couple of one-meter diving springboards. They should have had great fun, instead they were cast into a particularly American sort of purgatory. The rules said you were not allowed to dive off the diving board into 12-foot deep pool. Show More Summary
I will remember a few things clearly about the summer of 2015: a buoyant family reunion, my son beaming after his new camp, and the struggles of summer that beset him, struggles not uncommon among autistic people like him. But one memory...Show More Summary
Australia's Test players will be available for the Matador Cup one-day tournament and a red-ball camp will be held in mid-November to help preparations for the first Test of the home summer against New Zealand
At least around some American colleges and summer camps, Peter Blood and Annie Patterson’s Rise Up Singing songbook was ubiquitous and often quite functional. First published in 1988 and a steady seller ever since, its sky-blue cover,...Show More Summary
Tarps can be lighter and even stronger than tents. But, they can also be a pain to setup, expose you to the cold, damp ground and don’t protect you from bugs. With its new ultralight bicycle camping (or anything, really) series, Nemo has fixed all those problems. Here’s how. More »
Flashback to when tie-dye shirts were the hottest trend at Summer camp. We remember stamping everything from t-shirts to trucker caps in the psychedelic pattern. And like most trends from the '90s, tie-dye is back, but this time it's not just reserved for fabrics. Show More Summary
TO SUMMER CAMP! Just in case you were in the mood for seeing a brainless Klansman natter on about what a paradise Auschwitz was, here’s a clip from a BBC 3 documentary (sadly not yet available for viewing outside the UK) called KKK: The Fight for White Supremacy, which we’re hoping will eventually make it to American TV. Show More Summary
Yes, these people still exist. BBC documentary crew who filmed members of the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama were shocked after a member of the racist organization claimed that the Holocaust concentration camps were actually “summer camps” for Jewish people. Show More Summary
With all of the new pieces that the Clippers added over the summer, Chris Paul didn't hesitate to call this season's training camp one, if not the best, he's ever had.
Historians are more or less in agreement that upwards of a million Jews lost their lives in the infamous camp in Poland during the Second World War, but one Ku Klux Klan member in Alabama prefers another narrative, telling BBC journalists that Auschwitz was nothing more than a “summer camp,” complete with swimming and leisure activities.
One 15-year-old I interviewed at a summer camp talked about her reaction when she went out to dinner with her father and he took out his phone to add "facts" to their conversation. "Daddy," she said, "stop Googling. I want to talk to...Show More Summary
A BBC documentary crew who filmed members of the Ku Klux Klan in Alabama were shocked after a member of the racist organization claimed that the Holocaust concentration camps were actually “summer camps” for Jewish people. Following the murders of nine people by a white supremacist at...
Sherry Turkle, in an essay for the NYT adapted from her new book, Reclaiming Conversation: The Power of Talk in a Digital Age: I have seen this resilience during my own research at a device-free summer camp. At a nightly cabin chat,Show More Summary
The Bricks 4 Kidz franchise offers Lego-brick building activities designed by engineers and architects in after-school classes, preschool classes, summer camps and birthday parties.
It’s summer. You want to go camping. You want to go to the beach. Why not do both at once? Get it right and beach camping is the best thing you’ll ever do. More »
On the banks of the Potomac circa 1920. "Summer camps: G. Whiz Canoe Club." National Photo Company Collection glass negative. View full size.
The summer has officially come to an end and the fun filled days of summer camp, rolling down grassy hills, trips to Disneyland and pool parties are over. A photo posted by Elisha Wilson Beach (@mylifeisabeach) on Sep 18, 2015 at 3:01pm...Show More Summary
This summer, much of the chatter coming out of the Cleveland Browns training camp was about the ever-growing chemistry between quarterback Josh McCown and Brian Hartline. They connected on pass after pass, and Hartline could not stop raving about the man presumed to spend all of 2015 under center for Cleveland. " It is a very favorable ball to catch. Show More Summary
20 years ago, Heavyweights graced the big screen and became an instant summer movie classic! And it looks like the years have been kind to Aaron Schwartz, who played Gerry in the camp comedy — because he is totally hot now! The 34-year-old, who also played Karp in The Mighty Ducks, looks so unrecognizable that he actually [...]
In New York, boutique fitness studios like Soul Cycle and Barry's Bootcamp aren't just for staying in shape. For millennial professionals and their colleagues, these trendy workouts are a healthy alternative to the afterwork happy hour or early breakfast meeting. Show More Summary