3 Creative Summertime Activities for Your Child
June 24, 2022

It’s always fun under the sun, but sometimes you need to freshen things up for your child with some creative summertime activities! Trade in the sweat and the physical activity for a day of creative energy. You never know what your child’s imagination will come up with! From arts and crafts to fun games, there […]

5 Ways STEM Programs Are Beneficial to Your Child
June 10, 2022

While it’s great to remain physically active on the field or on the court, partaking in activities that are also intellectually stimulating can have many benefits. At LuHi, not only do we have sports, but we also have a bustling STEM program. In fact, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) activities promote creativity, inventiveness, and ingenuity. […]

Preparing Your Child for Summertime Sports
May 27, 2022

As the summer rolls around, your child may want to get involved in sports. Summertime sports are a great way for your child to remain physically active, as well as learn the skills of collaborating with teammates in real time.  Before you get your child involved in summertime sports, however, it’s important to take the […]

LuHi Map Blog
May 26, 2022

Learn all about what LuHi has to offer here! From the Water Slide to our Performing Arts Center, there’s something for every camper here!

Safety Under the Sun for Your Child
May 13, 2022
With summertime at the helm and the weather getting hotter, your child will definitely want to be hanging outdoors until the sun goes down. While making sure your child is physically active and engaged is certainly important, emphasizing safety under the sun is also very crucial. As kids play under the summer heat, it's imperative [...]
How Camp Fosters Independence in Your Child
April 29, 2022

Sending your child to camp for the first time can be scary for parents — but fret not! Sending your youngsters off will not only be a fun experience for them, but it will also teach them crucial life skills, such as teamwork and critical thinking. Not only that, it will also help in fostering […]

3 Activities to Make Outdoor Playtime Safe and Fun
April 15, 2022

Summer is a great time to be outdoors. Kids of all ages love spending the sunny days playing outside and exploring nature. However, during the spring season, it can be tough to figure out outdoor activities that will keep your child entertained and active. Let’s take a look at some ways to make outdoor playtime […]

4 Ways to Maintain Healthy Habits at Home and at Camp
March 30, 2022

If you can maintain a healthy lifestyle while at home and at camp, your children will have something that is far more valuable than any fancy toy – they’ll have the opportunity to develop good habits early on in their lives. The earlier you can introduce them to healthy habits, the easier it will be […]

How to Be the Best Sports Parent This Spring
March 15, 2022

Is your child getting signed up for a million different sports this spring? Great! But you might be wondering how you’re going to manage such a busy schedule with so many sports practices and games. Parenting is challenging enough… add in a ton of organized activities and it can start to feel overwhelming quickly. Does […]

Finding a Creative Outlet for Your Child
February 4, 2022

Childhood is a formative time for every person. During this time, we learn how to interact with the people and things around us, and we develop skills that we’ll carry with us for the rest of our lives.  Childhood is also the time for children to explore themselves and their place in the world, in […]

3 Ways to Encourage Creative Thinking in Your Child
January 21, 2022

When it’s cold, snowy, or rainy outside, it’s hard to find a child who wouldn’t enjoy drawing or painting, coming up with elaborate stories and plays, or playing dress up? In addition to being plain old fun, these kinds of creative pursuits can have significant and long-term health advantages for your child – regardless of […]

Keeping Your Child Active in Small or Limited Spaces
January 7, 2022

With the cold weather and shorter days typical of the winter season, it can feel so much more appealing to curl up on the couch and watch TV with your loved ones instead of staying active. However, no matter what the weather’s like outside, it’s absolutely essential to the health and well-being of every child, […]

Healthy Recipes to Enjoy This Holiday Season
December 17, 2021

The holiday season is the perfect opportunity to teach young children about healthier food options and the art of cooking. As you prepare for holiday parties and gatherings this year, use healthy recipes to demonstrate to your children that enjoying tasty food doesn’t have to require cups of sugar. On the contrary, festive food options […]

Long Island Activities for the Entire Family to Enjoy this Winter
December 3, 2021

Despite its modest size, Long Island has much to offer in the ways of family fun and activity. With such a dense population, the Island serves as a cultural melting pot, making for the perfect environment to introduce children to the many different ways of experiencing the world.  With bustling communities proud to offer their […]

Gift the Experience: Giving the Gift of Camp this Holiday Season
November 19, 2021

Although the summertime is months behind us, it’s hard not to think about the great memories made by the seemingly endless, carefree summers of our youth. But now, as parents, guardians, and family members, we have the ability to offer the next generation an opportunity to have these same meaningful summertime experiences through the gift […]

A Message from Coach Buck
May 25, 2021

I hope the end of the school year is wrapping up well for you all! Here at LuHi, we are eagerly looking forward to finishing the final weeks of classes strong. It has been a unique year, but one that has gone very well. During the month of May, several of our alumni often stop […]

How to keep it together during quarantine…
March 26, 2020

Throughout these unsettling times, it’s important to remain calm and rational while finding ways to keep our families safe and healthy. We’ve put together some ideas for how to stay sane and motivated during this temporary reality.

R & R: Routines and Relaxation
October 9, 2019

Now that the school year is in full swing and our schedules are packed, it is important that we are taking the time to take care of ourselves.

Pixie Dust for the Soul – My Week in Disney World!
October 9, 2019

Are you planning on taking a trip to Walt Disney World?

Activities to FALL in love with…
October 2, 2019

Don’t get us wrong; we are definitely missing summer! But we can’t help but get excited at the thought of corn mazes, pumpkin picking, apple cider, and trick-or-treating!

Are we ready for camp?
July 6, 2019

When parents or guardians of younger campers call our office, one of the most common questions or concerns we hear is about whether their child is ready for a camp like LuHi.

Our First Blog Post!
June 20, 2019

Welcome to the LuHi Summer Programs Long Island Lifestyle Blog!