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With over three decades of experience as camp director, Audrey Monke has devoted her life to helping raise happy, healthy, independent, responsible kids through the power of camping experiences. Her focused research is in social skills, as kids really need good social skills in order to form the positive relationships they need to have a happy, successful life. Audrey shares her wisdom and experience with parents and educators through her podcast, speaking engagements, workshops, and in her new book, Happy Campers: 9 Summer Camp Secrets for Raising Kids Who Become Thriving Adults.

How to Prepare for Overnight Summer Camp: Tips for Camp Parents

Long-time camp directors Sara Kuljis and Audrey Monke share advice and tips for parents sending kids to overnight summer camp! Advice on packing, medications, letters, forms, and prepping your child for success.

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Ep. 96: Unplugged & Happy at Camp
In Episode 96, I'm talking with my friend Brooke Cheley-Klebe of Cheley Colorado Camps. We cover a range of summer[...]

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