You've no doubt seen them at one point or another: A large, extended family, all in matching T-shirts, takes over a hotel, resort or theme park for what looks like a fabulous — and expensive — reunion.
But big families can reconnect without spending a month's salary to do it. Each spring and fall, Maryland summer camps transform into family reunion venues, offering a variety of indoor and outdoor activities at affordable prices.
I learned this lesson years ago when my large extended family, looking to plan a weekend of bonding, fun and togetherness, took up what can only be described as our greatest collective talent — an email argument.
For many summers, my Aunt...