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Barely visible a half mile or more across the water were a few other camps.
Westlake practically camps on it and even Pumpkin Green's has gotten in on the act, Dean said.
At Cedar Creek, during a momentary absence of the Federal commander, his camps were surprised by Early (October 19).
Two of their camps were treacherously attacked.
Behind the walls she'd seen from the opposite side, there were hundreds of the fed's special security forces in semi-permanent camps.Advertisement
Excursions may be made in all directions into the mountains, affording beautiful scenery and interesting views of the mining camps.
Rhine, was strongly held by a series of fortified camps.
It faded away in the great Church, and probably Celsus was describing Montanist circles (though Origen assumed that they were ordinary believers) when he wrote 3 of the many Christians of no repute who at the least provocation, whether within or without their temples, threw themselves about like inspired persons; while others did the same in cities or among armies in order to collect alms, roaming about cities or camps.
Israel was divided into two camps, until, on the death of Tibni and his brother Joram, Omri became sole king (c. 887 B.C.).
The 1232 convicts " on hand" at the close of 1908 were held in 38 camps, 4 being the minimum, and 160 the maximum number, at a camp. In 1908 two central hospitals for the prisoners were maintained by the lessee company.Advertisement
County prison camps are under the supervision of the governor and the supervisors of convicts.
The railway from Chattanooga to Atlanta, destroyed by Johnston as he fell back in May and June, was now repaired and working up to Thomas's camps.
In the First Civil War they were to be found in both camps, and the murderers of Caesar were escorted to the Capitol by gladiators.
From this point his view was, however, restricted to the immediate foreground, and he only saw the camps of Hohenlohe's left wing.
An influential association, called " The Society for Supporting the Bill of Rights," was founded, mainly through the exertions of Horne, in 1769, but the members were soon divided into two opposite camps, and in 1771 Home and Wilkes, their respective leaders, broke out into open warfare, to the damage of their cause.Advertisement
In the single internment camp of Arad there were 3,400 deaths among the victims from Bosnia alone; and Father Nikolic, a Catholic priest from Istria, testified to having himself buried over 2,000 Istrian victims, and Doctor Martinovic to a knowledge of 8,000 fatal cases in the Styrian camps.
He determined to make the area of operations a waste, and instituted the concentration camps, into which he intended to bring the whole of the noncombatant inhabitants of the two republics.
In the meantime, the concentration camps were becoming filled to overflowing, and a steady stream of captures and surrenders were reducing the hostile power of the republics.
Another department taken in hand was that of education; and the success which attended the opening of schools in the refugee camps was most striking.
The burgher and native concentration camps were rapidly broken up; by December 1902 only 7600 out of 70,000 were left in the burgher camps.Advertisement
The name of John Pringle (1707-1782) should also be mentioned as one of the first to study epidemics of fevers occurring in prisons and camps.
On the 29th a column, under Lord Chelmsford, consisting of 3400 Europeans and 2300 natives, marched to the relief of Eshowe, entrenched camps being formed each night.
From the wells of Shakik he crossed the waterless Nafud in four days to Jubba, and after a halt there in the nomad camps, he moved on to Hail, already a thriving town, and the capital of the Shammar state whose limits included all northern Arabia from Kasim to the Syrian border.
Able-bodied blacks were enlisted in the army, and the women, children and old men were settled in large camps on confiscated Southern property, where they were cared for alternately by the war department and by the treasury department until the organization of the Freedmen's Bureau.
Grant meantime had disposed his divisions in camps around the Landing rather with a view to their comfort than in accordance with any tactical scheme.Advertisement
The various Union divisions hurriedly prepared to defend themselves, but they were dispersed in several camps which were out of sight of one another, and thus the Confederate army lapped round the flanks of each local defence as it encountered it.
About Shiloh Church, a strong rearguard under Bragg repulsed the attacks of Grant and Buell for six hours before withdrawing, and all that Grant and Buell achieved was the reoccupation of the abandoned camps.
Reaching its summit they from Gorze towards Vionville, whence he could overlook the whole country to the north and west, had met von Rheinbaben (commanding the 5th cavalry division) and had seen the surprise of the French camps.
Unmindful of the experience of the 16th, he decided to execute an artillery surprise on a grand scale, and sent orders to his corps artillery to come into action on the long spur overlooking the French camps from the westward.
As time wore on the conditions in Metz and the surrounding camps became deplorable.
The emperor, who spent his life moving from one part of his wide dominions to another and in the camps of his armies, watched his heir's education from afar.
It was the site of Roman and British camps, and in the wars of the 17th century was the scene of several important military rendezvous.
The former division of North and South camps and permanent barracks no longer obtains.
On the 2nd-13th of August 1704 Eugene and Marlborough set their forces in motion towards the hostile camps; several streams had to be crossed on the march, and it was seven o'clock (five hours after moving off) when the British of Marlborough's left wing, next the Danube, deployed opposite Blenheim, which Tallard thereupon garrisoned with a large force of his best infantry, aided by a battery of 24-pounder guns.
Algonquin-Iroquois Canada, thanks to the Geological Survey and the Department of Education in Ontario, has revealed old Indian camps, mounds and earthworks along the northern drainage of Lakes Erie and Ontario, and pottery in a curved line from Montreal to Lake of the Woods.
The landgrave of Hesse brought the two Reformers together in vain at Marburg in October 1529, and the whole Protestant movement broke into two camps, with the result that the attempt made at Schmalkalden in 1530 to form a comprehensive league of defence against all foes of the Reformation was frustrated.
Washington prepared to withstand the British behind fortifications on Harlem Heights, but discovering that Howe was attempting to outflank him by landing troops in the rear he retreated to the mainland, leaving only a garrison at Fort Washington, and established a line of fortified camps on the hills overlooking the Bronx river as far as White Plains.
He pours scorn upon the exorcists - who were clearly in league with the demons themselves - and upon the excesses of the itinerant and undisciplined "prophets" who roam through cities and camps and commit to everlasting fire cities and lands and their inhabitants.
The railways and constabulary of the two colonies were (1903) placed under an inter-colonial council; active measures were taken for the repatriation of the prisoners of war and the residents in the concentration camps, and in every direction vigorous and successful efforts were made to repair the ravages of the war.
Since there was no longer a Parliament, or any personal immunity, the military authorities established unlimited police rule, which seemed to be obsessed with terror of its own citizens; anyone who seemed to them suspect was subjected to internment in concentration camps.
The practical spirit is shown in the formation of gilds, camps and institutes.
Two old camps on the Welsh border are now called Caer Caradoc, but the names seem to be the invention of antiquaries and not genuinely ancient memorials of the Celtic hero.
This system, which dates from Richelieu and culminated in the reign of Louis XIV., was based on the secular rivalry of the houses of Bourbon and Habsburg, and presently divided all Europe into two hostile camps.
Johnston and Beauregard completely surprised the camps of Grant's divisions.
Still, Lee was losing men, few it is true, but most precious, since it was impossible to replace them, while the North poured unlimited numbers into the Federal camps.
It was chiefly the mineral wealth of the Cordilleran region, first developed on the far Pacific slope, and later in many parts of the inner mountain ranges, that urged pioneers across the dry plains into the apparently inhospitable mountain region; there the adventurous new-corners rapidly worked out one mining district after another, exhausting and abandoning the smaller camps to early decay and rushing in feverish excitement to new-found river fields, but establishing important centres of varied industries in the more important mining districts.
All of these rivers are waterways of some importance in their lower course, and are navigated by powerful stern-wheel boats supplying the posts and mining camps of the interior with their requirements.
Bacon with an excess of fat is not wanted, except in the lumber camps; consequently the farmers of Canada have cultivated a class of swine for bacon having plenty of lean and firm flesh.
Large quantities of condensed milk, put up in hermetically sealed tins, are sold fcr use in mining camps and on board steamships.
Passing Mahanaim ("camps"), where he saw the camps of God, Jacob sent to Esau with friendly overtures.
In September 1908, after an investigation which showed that many wardens had been in the pay of convict lessees and that terrible cruelty had been practised in convict camps, an extra session of the legislature practically put an end to the convict lease or contract system; the act then passed provided that after the 31st of March 1909, the date of expiration of leases in force, no convicts may be leased for more than twelve months and none may be leased at all unless there are enough convicts to supply all demands for convict labour on roads made by counties, each county to receive its pro rata share on a population basis, and to satisfy all demands made by municipalities which thus secure labour for $100 per annum (per man) paid into the state treasury, and all demands made by the state prison farm and factory established by this law.
One, known in medieval times as Dere Street and misnamed Watling Street by modern antiquaries, ran from Corbridge on the Tyne past Otterburn, crossed Cheviot near Makendon Camps, and passed by an important fort at Newstead near Melrose, and another at Inveresk (outside of Edinburgh), to the eastern end of the wall.
A road over the Ute Pass to South Park and Leadville was built, and at one time about 12,000 horses and mules were employed in freighting to the Leadville camps.
Before the arrival of the staff and contingent from England (December 1895) the native forces were employed in improving the road from Cape Coast to Prahsu (70 m.), and in establishing road stations to serve as standing camps for the troops.
Meanwhile slaves of loyal masters were constantly escaping to military camps.
These are totally different questions from those of police regulations in armies or camps."
The troops at Suakin, on arrival, were much harassed by small night attacks, which ceased as soon as the scattered camps were drawn together.
Roman roads extended, with camps, as far as the Moray Firth.
They did pass the Act of the Classes, disabling all " Engagers " from all manner of offices, military and civil, and dividing the distracted country into two hostile camps.
This leasing-out system has been carried further in some of the southern states, and has produced the convict camps, which have been much criticized and condemned from the harshness of the discipline enforced, the many abuses that exist and the meagre results other than monetary that have been obtained.
In a moment the allies were divided into two camps; a battle ensued, in which Ilarith was defeated and killed.
The number of the uncivilized Indians, whose camps or villages are situated in open glades among the forests of the plateau region, is usually estimated at 30,000; but this would seem to be an exaggeration.
To him was largely due the establishment of a summer camp at Plattsburg for training civilian officers, which was taken as a model for other camps of the kind after America's entrance into the World War.
Some of them are employed on a state farm at Lassiter, Goochland county, on which there is a tuberculosis hospital, and some of them on the public roads; in 1909 there were 350 men at the state farm, 14 road camps with about 630 men, and 1273 men and 96 women in the penitentiary at Richmond.
But, though the people have thus been divided between two different religious camps, sectarian animosity has upon the whole kept within reasonable limits.
From this time on the history of the state was long largely that of her great mining camps.
During that year he visited the prison camps in Germany and tried, with very poor success, to undermine the loyalty of Irish soldiers who were prisoners of war, making them alluring promises if they would join an Irish brigade to fight for Ireland against Great Britain.
The whole legend of Peter is an excellent instance of the legendary amplification of the first crusade - an amplification which, beginning during the crusade itself, in the idolizations " of the different camps (idola castrorum, if one may pervert Bacon), soon developed into a regular saga.
She rode between the hostile camps, and succeeded in arranging an honourable peace between her husband and her son.
A committee of safety was organized by the citizens and by the city authorities acting in conjunction with General Funston, and measures were adopted for the prevention of famine and disease, permanent camps being established for those who had been rendered homeless and not provided for by removal to other cities.
It is served by the Union Pacific, the Colorado & Southern, and the Colorado & North-western railways; the last connects with the neighbouring mining camps, and affords fine views of mountain scenery.
The troops nearest the enemy, however, which have to be maintained in a state of constant readiness for battle, cannot as a rule afford the time either for dispersing into quarters or for rallying on an alarm, and in western Europe at any rate they are required to bivouac. In India, the term "cantonment" means more generally a military station or standing camp. The troops live, not in private houses, but in barracks, huts, forts or occasionally camps.
In the year of its publication Foxe removed to Frankfort, where he found the English colony of Protestant refugees divided into two camps.
This is due to the cool and refreshing summer climate; the picturesque coast and its many islands, which are favourite grounds for camps and summer cottages; the mountains, and the beautiful lakes and rivers, many of which afford opportunities for good fishing and canoeing.
About 1870, camps, summer cottages, summer hotels and boarding houses began to multiply throughout the state.
During those years fortified camps were established by the Belgians on the Sankuru, the Lomami, and the Arumiwi, and the Arabs were quick to see that each year's delay increased the strength of the forces against which they would have to contend.
Northern Abyssinia was now divided into two camps, the one, Amhara and Ras Ali, under Protestant British, and the other, Tigre and Ubie, under Roman Catholic French, influence.
Always on the march, in camps, or on the field of battle during more than fifty years, and under the reigns of three emperors, he had scarcely passed two years together without fighting.
To the last he loved to draw his illustrations of sacred things from camps and fortresses, from guns, drums, trumpets, flags of truce, and regiments arrayed each under its own banner.
It is to-day a "Monumento Nacional" of Spain, and has yielded I remarkable discoveries to the skilful excavations of Dr Schulten (1905-1910), who has traced the Celtiberian town, the lines of Scipio and several other Roman camps dating from the Numantine Wars.
Ere long they grew so bold that they would stay ashore for months, braving the forces of a whole kingdom, and sheltering themselves in great palisaded camps on peninsulas or islands when the enemy pressed, them too hard.
Warned by the failures of the English against Danish entrenched camps, he introduced the long-neglected art of fortification, and built many burhs stockaded fortresses on mounds by the waterside wherein dwelt permanent garrisons of military settlers.
The camps of the Danes were stormed, their fleet was destroyed in the river Lea in 895, and at last the remnant broke up and dispersed, some to seek easier plunder in France, others to settle down among their kinsmen in Northumbria or East Anglia.
When Philip of Valois refused battle in the open, and confined his operations to defending fortified towns, or stockading himself in entranched camps, the allies drifted off, leaving the king with his English troops in force too small to accomplish anything.
The country, after the long political truce which had been maintained by Lord Palmerston, was again ranged in two hostile camps, animated by opposing views.
All England was at once arrayed into two camps.
He had read much of tactics and strategy, joined the American army at the outbreak of the War of Independence, and fought at Bunker Hill, planned the defences of the camps of the army before Boston, and brought from Lake George and border forts much-needed artillery.
The gipsies occasionally settle down, forming separate camps or villages, but in most cases they prefer a wandering life.
Bush-Brown to General Anthony Wayne, and a number of granite markers which indicate the situation of the camps of the different brigades.
It was no longer patriotism but religion that distinguished the two camps.
A third party was once more formed, composed of moderates from the two camps, and it was recruited quite as much by jealousy of the Guises and by ambition as by horror at the massacres.
As a soldier Tarnowski invented a new system of tactics which greatly increased the mobility and the security of the armed camps within which the Poles had so often to encounter the Tatars.
In the vicinity are the villages of Joinville and Montpensier, which owe their origin to military camps established by Marshal Valee in 1838; and on the road to Medea are the tombs of the marabout Mahommed-el-Kebir, who died in 1580, and his two sons.
The Philistines had come up to make war against Saul and, as the rival camps lay opposite each other, this warrior came forth day by day to challenge to single combat.
The picturesque old town stands on a hill overlooking the Gloucestershire borders, the White Horse Vale and Lambourn Down in Berkshire, and the great chalk uplands of Marlborough; while the camps of Blunsdon, Ringsbury, Barbury and Badbury are all visible.
Communications between Danzig and the sea were cut off by the erection of the first of Gustavus's famous entrenched camps at Dirschau.
Aid workers accuse the government of mistreating refugees as part of an effort to get them to resettle in camps in Albania.
This sparked furious protests, with both camps becoming extremely agitated to say the least.
Most of the small lodges and camps have their own airstrips.
His commitment to both camps, however, makes the question of his ultimate allegiance a difficult one.
But while warring camps bicker and brief, this is not the message the voters are hearing.
It's not clear how many other villages in Kosovo have become makeshift holding camps.
A few from the refugee camps in France have made perilous trips to gain entry to the United Kingdom.
We were told of the way corpses in concentration camps were layered up with logs, then the whole lot set alight.
In World War II, crystal sets were used by prisoners of war in prison camps to listen to news from home.
I have two camps of jokes, they're either too childish or shouldn't really go on a website of family content.
The black smoke that billows from the engine is a graphic match to the incinerator chimneys at the camps.
From the working camps, parties went out to perform various chores, either locally or in small up-river camps.
I know it's a shame most of your family couldn't make it as they didn't survive the concentration camps.
Back to top concentration camps I never saw a concentration camp.
Approximately 50,000 civilians will end up in the german concentration camps, and an additional 150,000 are transported into forced labor camps in Germany.
Do not allow workers in these camps to possess unlicensed firearms.
Additionally, there are many instances in existing UNHCR camps where protection has been blatantly flouted.
Falcon Camps will support you in communicating the gospel to young people.
What Hitler did in his concentration camps was equaled if not exceeded in foulness by the soviet gulags, forced starvation and pogroms.
David Randall and Abigail Dixon have been involved with the camps for over ten years, first as campers and then as teen-age helpers.
Mesolithic hunter-gatherers may have traveled to the Dales from coastal camps.
As of early 2003, 135,000 internally displaced persons live in tented camps, makeshift huts, uncompleted buildings and railroad wagons.
One wonders how his somewhat hyperbolic analogy went down in the refugee camps.
Many of them were sentenced to forced labor camps.
Upmarket safaris offer overnight stays in luxurious game lodges and luxury tented camps.
Players will be attending the camps at 11am on Wednesday, with Brizzley Bear, the club mascot, attending on Thursday morning.
No structural features were found within either of the camps except a single posthole near the south entrance.
After he traveled to Malta in 1943, he painted the liberated Belsen concentration camp and Japanese prisoner of war camps in Singapore.
The opening of the concentration camps at the end of the war provoked a widespread revulsion in the world and within Germany itself.
For camps a warm, light-weight sleeping bag and a good rucksack are important.
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The peacekeeping troops of the African Union had promised to protect these camps last autumn.
No, I'd be quite content to see the wretches herded into re-education camps.
The,large majority of the population is Roman Catholic. The earliest development of towns and villages took place along the river Maas and its tributaries, and the fortified Roman camps which were the origin of many such afterwards developed in the hands of feudal lords.
We have no account of the size or position of this camp, but a consideration of the site, and a comparison with other Roman camps in various parts of Europe, make it probable that it occupied an area of about so acres, extending over what is now known as the Armenian quarter of the town, and that it was bounded on the north by the old or first wall, on the west also by the old wall, on the south by a line of defence somewhat in the same position as the present south wall where it passes the Zion Gate, and on the east by an entrenchment running north and south parallel to the existing thoroughfare known as David Street.
Wounds caused by projectiles, sabres, &c., are the special subject of naval and military surgery; while under the head of military hygiene we may include the general subject of ambulances, the sanitary arrangements of camps, and the various forms of epidemic camp sickness.
Instead of the close protection from the outer air, the respirators, and the fancy diets of our fathers, the modern poitrinaire camps out in the open air in all weathers, is fed with solid food, and in his exercise and otherwise is ruled with minute particularity according to the indications of the clinical thermometer and other symptoms. The almost reckless reliance on climate, which, at Davos for instance, marked the transition from the older to the modern methods, has of late been sobered, and supplemented by more systematic attention to all that concerns the mode of life of the invalid.
Owing to its endurance of thirst the long desert journeys which separate the populous centres are made practicable, and in the spring months, when green forage is plentiful in the desert, the Bedouins pitch their camps for long periods far from any water, and not only men but horses subsist on camel's milk.
A few of the latter are collected by dealers in the nomad camps and exported chiefly from Kuwet.
On the 31st of July, therefore, at Barere's suggestion, it was decreed that the woods of the Vendee should be burnt, the harvest carried off to safe places in rear of the army, the cattle seized, the women and children concentrated in camps in the interior, and that every male from the age of sixteen in the neighbouring regions should be called upon to take arms. Further, on the 1st of August, the troops that had formed the garrison of Mainz, which were unavailable against foreign enemies by the terms of their capitulation to the Austrians, were ordered to Vendee.
The Bagshot Beds in the west form infertile tracts of sandy soil, covered with heath and pine, where space is available for the great camps and military training-grounds round Aldershot, and for the extensive cemeteries at Woking The London Clay in the east is more fertile and crowded with villages, while the East Anglian portion of the basin consists of the more recent Pliocene sands and gravels, which mix with the boulder clay to form the best wheat-growing soil in the country.
In Russia, Joseph Stalin had thousands of writers, intellectuals, and scientists arrested and put into concentration camps.
Whoever camps for a week in summer by the shore of a pond, needs only bury a pail of water a few feet deep in the shade of his camp to be independent of the luxury of ice.
The household was divided into two alien and hostile camps, who changed their habits for his sake and only met because he was there.
We belong to different camps, but that does not prevent my esteeming her as she deserves.
The Cossacks carried off what they could to their camps, and the householders seized all they could find in other houses and moved it to their own, pretending that it was their property.
Conclusion So far, the relatively new genre of ' reflexive ' accounts has divided the research community into two camps.
Palestinian refugees in these camps were already living in precarious conditions.
Yet I hear all sorts of sarcastic comments from both camps.
Yet the squalid refugee camps are filled with people who are all too aware of the bitter reality.
Majority live temporarily on farm in compound housing, a few live in local squatter camps.
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The survival rate from both camps was three percent.
The second element of the response is the search for more suitable accommodation beyond transit camps.
In fact ' outreach surgical camps ' in these areas undermine the viability of these sustainable services.
For the undernourished young children in the camps, however, dengue often means death.
Thus groups may establish bases and training camps in weak ungovernable areas.
The war has displaced an estimated 1.6 million people in northern Uganda, obliging them to seek refuge in 135 overcrowded and unsanitary camps.
Camps can be overcrowded; unsanitary places where food and clean water is short and there are many problems.
The numbers of Jews slaughtered was verifiable from railroad records showing the payments per person made by the Gestapo for transport to the camps.
No, I 'd be quite content to see the wretches herded into re-education camps.
The abasement of people in concentration camps is great and overly cruel.
Camps, recreation departments and childcare centers are always on the lookout for individuals to fill this need.
Once a year, the organization hosts approximately 75,000 middle and high schoolers throughout the nation, and these camps offer advanced multimedia presentations, comfortable accommodations, and a week away from it all.
Financed primarily by people and organizations that hope to focus on the future of their community's young people, they also receive donations for their nationwide programs such as summer camps and scholarships.
If peer pressure is the problem, there are many boarding schools and wilderness camps that pull your teen away from her current situation at home and school to give her some time to reflect.
These camps have therapeutic programs, which have helped many teens realize they have better choices in life.
Understanding why teens attend troubled teen camps, types available, how to find them and choose the best one can start an amazing turnaround for your troubled teen.
These camps focus on hiking, rock climbing, and other challenges in nature to build the teen's self-esteem and problem-solving skills.
This is just one example of the many types of wilderness camps available.
Some camps take place over a weekend or a few days, while others are a month or longer.
The Internet is a great resource for finding information on camps for troubled teens.
They are not the right option for all families, but if you feel like you're at the end of your rope and don't know what to do, these camps can be a big help.
Boot camps for troubled teens are facilities that use strict military lifestyles as means of disciplining adolescents who are defiant or out of control.
Adolescents who attend boot camps for troubled teens are either sentenced to attend one by a judge in lieu of jail time or are put there by their parents or guardians, who fear their child's behavior may get worse if it is not corrected.
Boot camps for troubled teens use military exercises, rigorous physical training and discipline to break defiant adolescents of their bad behavior.
Teens attending the camps range in age from 12-18, depending on the type of facility.
State-funded boot camps are free for teens who are in the juvenile justice system.
Also, state-funded boot camps are closer to home, which can tempt parents to withdraw their children before they are ready to come home.
Most camps will not allow teens to be on any type of medication upon arrival and they may require a physical examination.
Boot camps or similar programs in other countries have to abide by that domain's rules.
The employers who are looking for summer employees often start hiring for them as early as January (for summer camps) and usually no later than a month before the summer season begins.
Boot camps, military schools and boarding school are all options for discipline problems, but drug treatment programs that are close to home are a better first step.
Common programs include boarding schools, military schools, residential treatment centers, wilderness programs and boot camps.
Boot camps and wilderness programs help troubled teens in different ways so depending on your teenager's issues, one may be more effective than the other is in changing deviant behavior.
It's important to research boot camps and wilderness programs when deciding what type of troubled teen camp to enroll your teen in during the summer.
Boot camps are military style camps that use rigid authoritative procedures to scare teens straight.
The purpose of boot camps is to show troubled teens that life can be much harder than they realize if they don't change their ways.
A criticism of boot camps is that the effects are temporary.
Wilderness programs are most like traditional style summer camps.
While there is a lot of fun to be had at wilderness camps, there's also a lot of work to be done as well.
Wilderness programs are longer than boot camps and the exact length depends on the program you choose for your teen.
Wilderness camps are not only for the troubled teen, they are for the parents too.
Local day camps involve fun activities to keep you busy during the day, but allow you to head home at night.
Generally, these camps are varied to give teens a great experience.
Along with these, there are numerous other types of camps like fitness or horseback camps that you can attend.
Often, sports camps or academic camps reach out to schools to provide them deep discounts if they send a certain amount of students there each year.
Local institutions like the YMCA or Boys and Girls Club of America often have day camps for teens and younger kids.
With the economy what it is in 2010, many camps are doing what they can to help families have their children and teens attend.
Many camps are offering income sensitive pricing and payment plans for camp costs.
Using a website like Teen Summer Camps, you can not only find the best camp for you, but the affordable ones.
There are many different types of troubled teen programs, ranging from wilderness camps, to rehabilitation programs.
You may also want to ask other parents and your church about local Christian youth camps, which can give your child encouragement to turn his behavior around.
There are many other military schools, boot camps and local treatment centers that have troubled teen programs available.
Through counseling and professional help, camps for troubled teens, and special schools, even the worse problem can be handled.
There are many different types of camps that you can go to, ranging from sport camps to music camps.
There are many different types of spring teen camps that you can attend over your spring break from school.
The kind of camps that you can attend will vary depending on where you live.
Going to spring and summer camps with your friends can be a fun and memorable way to spend your spring break.
Besides therapists, most wilderness camps have adolescent mentors who work to gain the respect and trust of the teenagers.
Many camps have accreditation to provide an education.
If you're skeptical about the effectiveness of wilderness camps for troubled teens, researchers have found that therapy programs like wilderness camps are effective in improving mental health status.
When you find wilderness camps for troubled teens, it's important to research them and ask as many questions as you can about how they intend to help your teen.
These camps are designed for kids who are gifted in acting, music, and the like, and they offer an opportunity to hone performing arts skills while building friendships with similarly talented individuals.
For the most part, performing arts summer camps are just like any other summer camps.
These camps are meant to be learning experiences, as well as fun breaks from routine.
They can be day camps or residential retreats, lasting anywhere from a weekend to several weeks.
You'll find that performing arts summer camps for teens are held all over the United States, Canada, and in the United Kingdom as well.
There are all-around performing arts camps that do a little bit of everything, as well as more specialized camps for just one performing art, such as acting or dancing.
My Summer Camps - This site has around 50 pages of summer camps for kids interested in the performing arts.
KidsCamps.com - This site offers specialized camps in every area of the performing arts.
You can choose from day camps and residential camps, and you can narrow down your results by area of interest, age, and other criteria.
Teen Summer 411 - Search through performing arts camps in New England, the South, Mid-Atlantic states, the Midwest, and the West.
Instead of having general classes in the performing arts, these camps allow teens to plan their own curriculum and be as specific as they want, whether it's taking pottery classes, improv, or costume design.
Our Kids Go to Camp - These camps are meant to enrich teens' lives, no matter their level of talent and experience.
Performing Arts Programs - These camps cultivate talent in the New England area.
Classes are held in sessions throughout the year, as well as in residential day camps in the summer.
In general, summer camps help teens form special memories and relationships that could last them a lifetime.
With the many options out there for performing arts summer camps, teens can hone skills and gain experience in an area of talent while having fun with friends.
Lawyers from the Spears and Federline camps say they all worked together to make the meeting happen and that Brit's dad Jamie was huge part of making the short, three hour visit a reality.
Since then there have been very public exchanges between the two camps, with Sarah Palin wanting nothing more to do with Johnston.
She visits refugee camps around the world and has been named a United Nations Goodwill Ambassador.
Every year, thousands of girls nationwide head to Girl Scout camps to earn badges, spend time with their friends, and learn new skills.
At many camps, the songs are traditionally sung around the campfire (known as campfire songs or cries) as well as throughout the camp.
Community camps are another way to get involved in senior programs.
As most gaming fans undoubtedly realize, there are two major camps of role-playing games.
So, any changes made after training camps and preseason games are only available through downloads.
While you can find campgrounds nearly anywhere without a membership, Coast to Coast and other RV camping plans have some benefits to the family that camps often with their RV.
It's also a good choice for those who own or rent beach houses, hunting camps and other types of outdoorsy getaways or who enjoy tailgating at sporting events.
Outbreaks among children are frequently reported at boarding schools and summer camps.
Diabetes summer camps, where children can learn about diabetes care in the company of peers and counselors who also live with the disease, may be useful from both a health and a social standpoint.
Some countries have chosen to target rubella vaccination to females only and outbreaks in foreign-born males have occurred on cruise ships and at U.S. summer camps.
There are many camps around the country that teach extreme sports to kids and teenagers.
Other risk factors include poverty, overcrowding (as in military camps), and lack of access to good medical care.
Head lice infestations are extremely common among children in schools, childcare facilities, camps, and playgrounds.
In general body lice infestations occur in crowded, unsanitary facilities, such as prisons and military or refugee camps.
Starmakers hosts a wide variety of camps and workshops, as well as occasional contests.
You may recognize them as a leading dance apparel catalog company, but they also host dance camps around the country and provide instructional dance videos.
Dance teachers at camps may require a video whether or not a formal audition is necessary so that they can adequately separate their classes by level and serve everyone's needs adequately.
From holiday parties that benefit local charities, to night club boot camps that allow you to learn all forms of club social dance, 3rd Street Dance is always bustling with both beginning and intermediate students.
Especially in regions where there are several dance camps from which to choose, the programs help clarify the daily happenings at camp.
For dancers of many types of dance, summer camps are a fun part of the dancing year.
While the school year is a time for young dancers to attend dance classes one to three days per week, summer camps offer the unforgettable experience of dancing each and every day.
In addition, dance camps bring dancers from different dance studios together.
Younger dancers often prefer day camps so that they can go home and tell their parents all about their exciting day, while older dancers often prefer the liberating experience of being away form home for a period of time.
Dance camp programs at the two different types of camp will vary widely because there is additional time in the evenings at residential camps.
The largest dance camps offer such a wide selection of courses that students can sign up for a particular dance camp program within the larger camp.
While the large camps offer a lot of choices to students, young dancers may prefer the more personal atmosphere of a smaller camp.
In any case, he or she should be able to provide you with a list of local camps, as well as perhaps give an opinion of the quality of the camp and the staff.
In addition, you can research dance camps online, but this is easier done in large metropolitan areas than rural ones.
More remote areas will have fewer camps, and not all of them will be present on the Internet.
For very serious teenagers and pre-teens, you might consider looking into dance camps on a national level.
Parents may be concerned about the high costs of summer camps, but most children get much more out of the camp than the money spent on it, making a summer program for dancers an excellent choice despite the costs.
The Universal Dance Association (UDA) runs several overnight summer dance camps for teams interested in improving their skills and learning cutting edge routines to take to their next competition.
Teams of all sizes can participate in the camps, and the intense programming means that all dancers will come home not only with new steps and better technique.
High school and college dance teams are the ones who most often attend UDA dance camps.
Camps are found in most U.S. states, but not all.
Dance camps vary in cost according to their location and their length.
Camps can cost under $200 per student in some regions for the non-residential option (everyone goes home at night), and up to $350 per dancer for residential camps in metropolitan areas.
For serious dance teams, UDA camps are an excellent experience in and of themselves, and your team members will reap the benefits all throughout the competition year with their improved technique and winning routines.
Minnesota Historic Sites Home School Days - offers a variety of activities throughout the year, from dressing up in period costumes to visiting museums and attending summer camps.
Pas De Deux - offers ballet classes and summer day camps for children ages 4 and up.
Summer camps and weekend camps are a great way for your child to meet other children and overcome any fears he may have approaching unfamiliar peers.
Others may work as counselors at wilderness camps.
California isn't just beaches and warm weather - you can find a number of camps in the mountains or desert, so you don't want to commit to a camp in a location that's different than what you hoped for.
Many camps have a religious affiliation that may or may not appeal to you based on your personal beliefs, so you'll want to keep those factors in mind as you look for a position.
Many camps offer a range of recreational pursuits like swimming, hiking, archery and crafts.
Some of these camps have a theme, like a western theme or a sports theme, but they're still geared toward general recreation.
These camps may look for employees with a wide range of skills, or a particular strength in one or two of the designated activity areas.
On the other hand, many camps focus on a specific activity like surfing, basketball, football, computers or music.
Some camps will want to instill faith in the campers, other camps will want to teach children about the great outdoors and still others will want to provide recreational services to individuals with special needs.
Day camps are often affiliated with city park and recreation districts or schools, and may be more likely to post positions locally, rather than on national camp job boards.
Similarly, specialty camps focusing on hiring individuals with a niche skill set may not see the benefit of posting positions on a large forum.
Many private summer camps feature educational programs and academic curricula.
These camps hire teachers to teach a wide variety of subjects, such as math, art, literature, music and dance.
Some camps only hire certified teachers, while others employ subject experts as teachers.
Most summer camps hire nurses to work during the months of June, July and August.
Most summer camp nurse jobs require an RN or LPN degree, but some camps will hire nursing students to help out in the first-aid center.
Some summer camps look specifically for experienced pediatric nurses, while others give recent nursing school graduates the opportunity.
Many camps have at least a few nurses, along with one or more doctors, requiring nurses in these positions to work as a team.
Most camps offer free room and board, including all meals in the dining hall.
Some camps allow nurses to bring their children to camp free, and many camps compensate their nursing staff by covering all travel expenses to and from the camp.
If you find yourself torn between the two camps of information, talk with your doctor to learn about the benefits of unpasteurized milk vs. drinking pasteurized milk.
Many children still learn to swim at summer camps, which is another great venue.
Summer camps have one set of standards, religious organizations may have another, and parents have to decide on a level of appropriateness that is right for their daughters.
He or she is likely familiar with several swim camps that other club members have attended, and probably has some educated opinions as to how effective each camp has been.
There are swim camps designed to help your child excel in each of these events and more, so knowing what you want to focus on pares down the field rather quickly.
Beginner's swimming camps help your child learn basic swimming skills and water safety.
Swim camps that focus on racing work on improving a swimmer's stroke, flexibility, strength and form in order to drastically improve speed through more efficient movements.
Diving camps teach swimmers the fundamental springboard and platform diving skills necessary for achieving those splash-free entries.
Water polo camps teach your child the rules of the sport and how to play to win.
Swim camps are offered for a wide range of skill levels, so it's important that your child attends a camp that will consider his current skills and work toward elevating them to the next level.
To this end, some advanced swim camps actually hold try-outs to determine which swimmers are ready for the course, and which swimmers might benefit more from a basic or intermediate swim camp.
The American Camp Association provides accreditation to camps that meet their standards and guidelines for health and safety.
Visit their website for a list of approved swim camps.
ClubSwim.com, a resource for finding local swim lessons, swim camps, and how-to-swim instructional videos.
Nudist camps are also another clothing optional venue where a monokini won't cause much of a stir.
In addition, there are several youth programs such as summer camps, birthday parties and even programs to earn scout badges.
They took the diamonds from the family and placed the Asscher family and their staff of 500 polishers, in concentration camps.
The members of the Asscher family and the majority of their staff, some 500 polishers, were placed in concentration camps.
Start investigating colleges in your area with strong journalism programs and see if they have any camps or summer workshops that are open to high school students.
It's tempting to self-diagnose when it comes to issues like a gluten allergy or sensitivity, and there are generally two camps of thought regarding the diagnostic process.
Traditional camps haven't changed much since you were a kid, and they are still popular today.
These broad-reaching camps offer a back-to-nature simplicity that most modern teens rarely encounter.
Many traditional camps are competitive and success-driven, while others focus more on the social aspects of back-to-basics living.
Other camps offer a specialized curriculum, focusing on one sport, hobby, skill, or religion.
While specialty camps can be a great choice for some teens, not all respond well to such intense focus on one subject.
Sports camps are usually quite competitive.
That, of course, means that you are likely limited to camps that are offered in your area.
There are some sports camps that are overnight or residential.
Religious camps can be a wonderful opportunity for kids to meet others of a shared faith and to learn more about their religion.
Ideally, religious camps offer a balanced mix of fun and spiritual guidance.
Artistic camps are often intended to help teens hone their existing skills, not to introduce the subject.
Teenagers with special needs, such as hearing impairment, visual impairment, ADHD, or autism are often welcome at "regular" summer camps.
However, mainstream camps are not geared towards special needs kids.
Sometimes kids with disabilities are unable to compete and may feel left out at traditional camps.
Special needs camps are designed specifically for kids with physical, emotional, mental, or learning disabilities.
Most special needs camps combine education and treatment with traditional camp activities.
Camp Staff allows potential camp employees to submit their profiles to multiple camps.
Although the site charges a fee to camps, it is free to applicants.
Some camps are coed with separate sleeping quarters for boys and girls while other camps are completely separate but under the same umbrella organization.
Summer camps for children is such a huge industry, so there is ample to choose from.
The biggest advantage to sending your children to coed overnight summer camps is if you have multiple children they can all go to camp together the same week.
There are a variety of camps to choose from, and the options can be overwhelming!
Coed overnight summer camps can be an exciting experience for your children.
Competition is not generally a bad thing, and many camps tend to regard a little competition as healthy.
Don't expect most boys camps to be an all out competition fest where your child's physical strength will be tested all week.
Consequently, boy camps that focus on academics will also focus on teaching the way that research suggests that boys learn best.
Boys programming tends to emphasize the adventuresome aspect of boys' personalities, and many boys camps offer a variety of adventures, such as kayaking, paint ball, high ropes, rock climbing and spelunking.
That's not to say you can't find these things at girls' camps. . .just that they are quite common at boys' camps particularly where a partnering girls' camp offers "girl only" activities like horsemanship.
One consistent difference between coed and all boys' camps is that boys' camps tend to be smaller in size.
Summer camps are a great way to entertain your children for a few days or even a few weeks.