26 Sep · Tom Horner · No Comments

Do You Speak Overnight Summer Camp?

Your kids are off to California overnight summer camp at Catalina Island Camps. Their world, and their vocabulary is about to change! Forget about LOL and BRB. Camp lingo is all about real life experiences. Learn to speak overnight summer camp! Here’s just a few of the terms you’ll hear your kid talk about after coming …


30 Jun · Tom Horner · No Comments

10 Essential Items for Summer Camp by the Ocean

What do you need to pack for summer camp by the ocean? Here’s our go to list!   Lots and lots of sunscreen. The best type of sunscreen to buy is the type your child will use, and can use independently. Spray on, long lasting sunscreen are a parent/kid favorite. Look for non-sticky, sand and …


22 Dec · wendelrothstrong · No Comments

The Gift of Camp

Still looking for the perfect present for the holiday season? A gift that is an experience which can’t be broken or left on a shelf, but rather has to be lived? Give the ultimate gift, the gift of Summer Camp! Click here for a quick read from the ACA, who also believes in the gift …


21 Oct · wendelrothstrong · 3 Comments

Catalina Island Camps 2015 Summer Camp Dates

Interested in sending your camper to camp this summer? Catalina Island Camps would absolutely love to be apart of your summer plans! Take a peek below at our 2015 Camp Dates to find a session that best fits into your schedule. Click here to enroll online today!


21 Oct · wendelrothstrong · No Comments

Catalina Island Camps Early Fall Registrations Discounts

Enroll for the Summer of 2015 before December 1st, 2014 and qualify for our Early Fall Registration Discounts! If you are new to Catalina Island Camps or have missed this deadline in previous years, now’s your chance to take full advantage of these discounts. Click here to enroll online today!


21 Aug · Tom Horner · No Comments

Parenting Expert Debi Gilboa trains CIC Staff!

(this note was written shortly after staff training when the first campers were at camp) Hi CIC Families! My name is Debi Gilboa, and I met the entire amazing staff of CIC during their Camp Staff Training in June. Tom and Maria invited me to their beautiful island retreat to talk about how kids and …


6 May · wendelrothstrong · 3 Comments

What are your kids doing this Summer?

With summer quickly approaching, what are your kids going to be doing this summer? Many kids across the country have already or will soon be enrolled into a variety of summer camps. Summer camps provide a vast array of benefits for your child that aren’t just limited to the physical activities, but are also able …


24 Apr · wendelrothstrong · No Comments

The Power of Summer Camp

Did you know that camp has more of an impact on children than just as a fun escape for the summer? Here’s a short video on the benefits of sending your child to summer camp from Madeline Levine, Ph.D., who delivered this keynote speech at the 2014 annual Western Association of Independent Camps conference. As …

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