Author Archives: ActivityHero

About ActivityHero

I am blogging on all things summer camp.

Summer camp discounts for SF Bay Area

There’s still time to find a great summer camp for your child, before they overdose on TV!  Even better, get $50 or more off any of these camps listed below.  You’ll find summer camps in San Francisco, East Bay, Peninsula, … Continue reading

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Financial Aid for Summer Camp

Summer camps can put a pinch in your budget, but some camps are offering free or reduced fee scholarships for families who need financial assistance. Families can apply for financial assistance by filling out an application form.  Camps will review … Continue reading

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Meet our Parent Hero!

Meet Elaine, a parent and an entrepreneur from Palo Alto. Elaine is very familiar with summer camp planning and starts the process early January each year. She has been researching summer camps even before her kids, now 8 and 5, … Continue reading

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Summer Camps for Girls – Only!

An all-girl summer camp might offer a unique experience for your daughter.  We asked some camps why are all-girls camps so great and different and here’s what Aby Ryan, CEO and Founder of Athena Camps, told us: They teach girls … Continue reading

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Math Camps – San Francisco Bay Area

Math camp can help your child maintain or improve math skills over the summer.  Most students lose about two months of mathematical computation skills over the summer months (Cooper, 1996).  Take a look at these math camps in the SF … Continue reading

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Creative Art Camps – San Francisco

Summer is the perfect time for kids to immerse themselves deeply in art, design and construction. It’s a less structured season and a great opportunity to embrace their creativity. We’ve found an incredible variety camps offering everything from photography, drawing … Continue reading

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SpyCamp – For Girls Only!

SpyCamp is offering a couple of weeks exclusively for girls this year. We got a chance to catch up with founder Sarah Cooper of Adventurous Sports to find out why she created these exclusive weeks and what’s so special! Q: … Continue reading

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