Another camp for military dependents is the Operation Purple Camp. The National Military Family Association offers free camps to eligible military dependents throughout the state of North Carolina. 2010 Camps are starting June 06 and will be happening throughout the summer until August 7. Camps will be held in several locations in North Carolina: Columbia, Halifax, Hendersonville, Parkton and Swannanoa. If you are interested in the camp for your child visit the National Military Family Association Website at www.nmfa.org to find the camp dates for your child’s age group.
Boys and Girls Club of America
Another program offered to military families is the Boys and Girls Club of America after school care and summer programs. Free programs and services can be found at the Boys and Girls Club of America website www.bgca.org/partners/military/mission.