Hello GAC Families!
Here at the office (otherwise known as GAC HQ), we’re busy getting fun mailings out to all of our families – including sibling photos (you should have received via email last month), the latest On Target , and 2019 Pennants. Please keep sending in your awesome camper pennant photos!
On Target Magazine
Have you received your copy of On Target, our magazine for camp families? There are some excellent articles about camp including “What’s the Best Age for Camp.” There is an interview with Tina Payne Bryson about her newest book, The Yes Brain, as well as articles by thought leaders Signe Whitson, LSW, Susan Pinker, Christine Carter, Ph.D., and Dr. Jim Sears. Click here to request your copy now!
Sessions and age groups are filling quickly for next summer!
Check out the 2019 Dates & Rates
All campers enrolled by November 15 for next summer will also receive our special holiday gift: A plush 60″ X 34″ personalized beach towel!
Welcome New Families!
If you would like to join our mailing list and receive information about camp and upcoming events, please click here to complete an online inquiry form, email us, or call our office at 1-800-554-2267.
Parent Resources from Sunshine Parenting
Camp Director Audrey “Sunshine” Monke shares research and tips about summer camp, social skills, and parenting at her Sunshine Parenting website.
Here are a few posts and podcast episodes you might find helpful:
Episode 37: Tips for First-Time Camp Parents
Episode 10: Homesick and Happy with Michael Thompson, Ph.D.
5 Fun Ideas for Letters to Campers
The GAC POG-Cast
Have you listened to the GAC POG-cast? Each episode features an interview with a camper or staff member discussing topics related to our philosophy and core values. Download an episode and listen with your kids on the way to camp to get some “GACspiration.”