Category: Parents

Learning and Growing from our Adaptable Children

Studying and learning about youth development is one of my favorite things as both a summer camp director and a parent. I enjoy reading books on youth development, parenting and speaking with other camp professionals and […]

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Summer camp builds strength.

Summer Camp Gives Us Strength

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic we have heard phrases like “unprecedented times” and “uncharted waters” numerous times.  Past Fernwood Cove blogs have referenced a “new normal” as we settle into life’s changes over the […]

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Camp skills are life skills.

Summer Camp Skills Are Life Skills

Often when campers think about going to camp they think about friends, fun activities, and memorable adventures away from home.  As parents and camp directors, Beigette and Alicia know there’s so much more to the summer […]

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Simple Living is extraordinary at summer camp.

Simple Living is Extraordinary at Summer Camp

At Fernwood Cove we strive to empower our campers, CITs, and staff to become the best versions of themselves.  These goals are driven by the nine founding values of Fernwood Cove.  A couple of years ago […]

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