Sophia Karistinos will return to Summer Place for her ninth summer to direct the Li’l Place program. She is a kindergarten teacher in Naugatuck Public Schools and has years of experience working with young children, as evidenced by her gentle and compassionate teaching style. Counselors also experienced in working with young children bring their additional skills and creativity to the program. Li’l Place even hosts a health-care team, complete with an on-site registered nurse and an on-call physician. The entire Summer Place staff is committed to ensuring that every child has a fun, challenging, and safe camp experience.