A great way to find summer programs for children is by searching on, a website devoted to this type of information. Another good source is's parenting pages. More » Family Parenting

Some summer culinary programs include the International Culinary Center's summer cooking camp for teens in New York City and recreational summer cooking classes from the Institute of Culinary Education, also in New York ... More » Education Colleges & Universities

Your best options for free summer camps for your children are through local churches, charities, organizations and schools in your area, as well as online. More »

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