day camp


: a camp where children spend the day and then return home at the end of the day

Examples of day camp in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The day camp was born from her wish to have a place where kids could play freely. Ale Russian, Peoplemag, 10 Oct. 2023 The day camp is $215.25 per week or $60 for a single day and $30 for a half day. Abigail Gruskin, Baltimore Sun, 19 Aug. 2023 That love affair continued to 1959 when water skiers, games and a diving competition filled the lineup for the city’s first air and water show, which was a celebration for kids in the Chicago Park District’s day camp program. Kori Rumore, Chicago Tribune, 16 Aug. 2023 Students attended a two day camp designed to introduce them to the after-school mock trial extracurricular activity, and to the US legal system, Monday July 17, 2023 at Exploration Commons at 50 East. Thomas Goodwin Smith, Baltimore Sun, 19 July 2023 Walsh has given $30,000 to Camp Harbor View, a free day camp for children living in Boston, along with $25,000 each to the Boston Athletic Academy and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Dorchester. Matt Stout,, 25 Aug. 2023 The result is the Sandbox Kids day camp in one of Odesa’s most cherished green spaces. Howard Lafranchi, The Christian Science Monitor, 21 July 2023 More:Here are fun things to do with your kids this summer in the Milwaukee area Racine Zoo day camps The Racine Zoo has a preschool day camp for 3- and 4-year-olds as well as camps for every grade level through 7th grade. Amy Schwabe, Journal Sentinel, 25 May 2023 The city of Long Beach has agreed to pay $300,000 to the guardian of a child who was allegedly burned by a Cup Noodles soup at a city-run day camp in 2021. Christian Martinez, Los Angeles Times, 13 July 2023 See More

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“Day camp.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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