Local summer camps for kids

If you have recently moved into one of the houses for sale in Houston, you may be wondering what the kids are going to do during their summer break. This is especially important if both you and your spouse work. Don't worry, though - there are a variety of excellent summer camps in and around Houston, so you can easily find one that best suits your family's needs and child's interests. Whether you're looking for a sports camp, or more of a traditional outdoor setting, there's a perfect camp close to your new home.

Kidventure is a popular summer camp organization in Houston. Providing day and overnight camps since 1994, it has become a tradition in more than a few Lone Star households. Camp locations include Houston, Dallas and Austin, so kids can stay close to home or experience a new city this summer. There are programs available for children aged 3 to 15.

The University of Houston also hosts a variety of summer camps. Simply go to their website and search for how much you are looking to spend, what month you would like the kids to start going and how long you would like them to stay. Choose from many camp specialities like art, science or drama.