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Happy Pi Day!

We celebrated Pi Day the only way we knew how to in the TOP Camps office yesterday – with s’mores pie! This recipe will be a…

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Camp and Character

“Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education.”  –Martin Luther King, Jr. We can give our children many things, send them to excellent schools,…

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Chess and Life

Chess is like life in that it always gives you another chance. If you lose a chess game, you can always play another. If you…

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Master Chef Poon is Coming to TOP Cooks Camp!

We’re incredibly excited to announce that Chef Joseph Poon will be coming to TOP Cooks Camp this summer!   Known for his exquisite fruit and…

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Top 10 Ways to Stay Healthy at Camp

As the official start of summer approaches, our nurses thought it would be helpful to share a list of recommendations for your campers as they…

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Now Casting: Food Network’s Chopped!

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Love What You Do and Do What You Love

This guest blog post was written by TOP Chess Director, Danny Kopec. Since each TOP Camp has its own unique focus, all of our campers…

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Get to Know: Pine Forest Camp

We want our new families and campers to be as comfortable and as prepared as possible in the days leading up to camp, so we…

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Kopec’s Five Goals of the Chess Opening

The following guest post was written by International Master and TOP Chess Director, Danny Kopec. 1. Develop Pieces (Bishops and Knights): You must get your pieces…

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Unplugged and Happy

Yesterday, there was an article in the New York Times Style Section about the benefits of disconnecting from electronics entitled “Hey Kids, Look At Me…

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