It’s where many children enjoy a host of first experiences and have a chance to just be kids.
Leader in training Emmaleigh Emler wets a slide while James Lemery, 6, takes a ride at Camp Sonshine. Waiting to ride are Arnav Kunwar and Phoenix Hailemariam. Camp counselor Sara Howard keeps an eye on the action. Howard is wearing antlers as part of a themed week — winter wonderland — at the camp. Bonnie Jo Mount/The Washington Post Buy Photo