Summer camp
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Hadas Kuznits
May 22, 2020 - 6:10 pm
The Wolf administration released summer camp and recreation guidelines on Friday, but some camp directors are still scrambling to figure out whether or not they'll be able to open this summer. Read more here.
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Empty camp picnic tables
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Hadas Kuznits
May 17, 2020 - 5:41 pm
With no decision yet in Pennsylvania or New Jersey as to whether summer camps will be able to open, some camps are feeling a lot of pressure. Now with the season just around the corner, many haven't yet decided what to do. Read more here.
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A detial view of a Boy Scout uniform on February 4, 2013 in Irving, Texas.
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Mark Abrams
May 07, 2020 - 4:00 am
There will be no in-person summer experiences for thousands of Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts because COVID-19 has forced cancellation of camp operations. Read more here.
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Kids that have been diagnosed with or are at risk for chronic kidney disease participated in a special week-long summer cooking camp.
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Hadas Kuznits
August 09, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kids with chronic kidney disease learned how to make delicious foods that they could actually eat as part of a week-long specialized cooking camp that focused on mastering the renal diet. The camp was created through a collaboration between Children’s Hospital of...
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Kids participating in a science camp at the Franklin Institute celebrated the launch of Apollo 11 by making model rockets and then testing them out.
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John McDevitt
July 16, 2019 - 7:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kids participating in a science camp at the Franklin Institute celebrated the launch of Apollo 11 by making model rockets and then testing them out. Day campers designed bottle rockets with the help of Boeing engineers. Then, Franklin institute staff members filled...
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Lynne Adkins
June 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia-area vocational-technical school is offering kids a summer camp that give them more profitable skills than archery. Middle school students can get a hands-on account of what it's like to make a cake, fix a car, design a garden or give a facial at...
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Billy Porter attends The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the "Camp: Notes on Fashion" exhibition on Monday, May 6, 2019, in New York.
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May 06, 2019 - 9:39 pm
By Leanne Italie NEW YORK (AP) — Cardi B swept by in a stunning red quilted dress accentuated with a matching sequin headpiece, feathers and a train that took up much of the pink carpet, Jared Leto was accompanied by his own (fake) head and Katy Perry came as a candled chandelier at the crazy,...
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The Costume Institute's spring 2019 exhibition "Camp: Notes on Fashion."
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May 06, 2019 - 11:55 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Louis XIV and Oscar Wilde, meet Bjork and Lady Gaga. What quality do they share, across the centuries? An innate sense of camp — the aesthetic that's being celebrated in the new fashion mega-exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, "Camp: Notes on Fashion."...
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Camp Philly campers return from a week in the Poconos.
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Hadas Kuznits
August 25, 2018 - 1:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some kids involved in Philadelphia's Parks and Recreation summer camp got the rare opportunity to spend a week at an overnight camp in the Poconos. For many kids, their tech-free week at Camp Philly in the Poconos was their first experience being truly independent...
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