336 - How to Set Up Your Summer for Success: Summer Should Be Fun!

Thursday, September 28
9:45 AM–11:00 AM

Location: Room 219

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Recreation & Sports Programming
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

Summer camp can be a great experience for your campers and yourself, or it can be the longest summer of your life. We will discuss our camp procedures that make our summer camps successful in the region. We will cover hiring, training and organizing your summer of success. We will discuss the tools we've used to make our summers memorable for our entire campers, parents and staff. Let’s make your next summer memorable.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
The Hire: Some people can Talk the talk but can’t walk the walk , Analyze the candidates to allow the correct personalities to create cohesive staff
The Training: Design and select the teachings to prepare your staff to experience the challenges that lies ahead in working in a summer day camp.
The Execution: Create cohesive policies and procedures to prepare the staff to create a summer of magic for your campers.