Richmond Hill has changed the names of two of its summer camps for 9-14 year olds to something more gender-neutral. This after parents noticed that the girls-only camp activities included manicures, pedicures and cooking, while only boys could sign up for lacrosse, swimming and skateboarding. “Girlz Rock Camp” is now “Kidz Rock”, and “Boyz Rule” will now be called “Extreme Sports” and both camps will be open to girls and boys.
Here is the city’s new, altered pamphlet for all the camps,
and here’s a screen shot of the previous schedule:
— ArielTroster (@ArielTroster) March 30, 2016