So you're back in the U.S. for the summer, either temporarily or permanently. What to do with the kids? There are seemingly a million options for children in, around and beyond the DC area.
- splash parks
- neighborhood and public pools
- there are tons of parks, but check out Clemyjontri Park
Check the following sites to get started, but ask for personal recommendations from online forums (like Livelines yahoo group)
- County Parks and Recreation website
- Camps in the DC Area
Sleep Away Camps
Sleep away camps are a right of passage for many American youth and be a wonderful way to get back in touch with American culture and the stresses of packing out or unpacking. Like day camps, there are an endless number of sleepaway camps; here are some resources but reach out and ask for recommendations. There are sport-specific camps, traditional camps, camps on lakes, in the mountains, in the woods, by the shore....