Jan 25, 2016

It's time for an Electronics Fast

You’ve read it before on our blogs and you’ve heard it from friends across the globe, the benefits of summer camp are endless.

Not only will your kids have fun and make lasting memories, it is proven that spending time in nature is the number one way to negate nature deficit disorder. In today’s world, the need to spend time away from home interacting with peers (without parent interference) and escaping the pressures of city life are becoming increasingly valuable.

Beyond taking time to enjoy the outdoors, taking time to unplug has countless benefits. With the Camp Tamakwa No Screen Policy campers and staff benefit from a much needed electronics fast.

But what is an Electronics Fast? And why do we need it?

Just click here and read this recent article in Psychology Today by Victoria L. Dunckley to learn more.