YMCA Traditional Day Camp

Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camps offer enriching weekly camp theme activities where friends are made through group games, sports & fitness, hands-on science activities, arts & crafts, music and swimming!

The Y's Summer Day Camp is one of the oldest and most trusted camping programs in the country. Our day camps provide fun, child-centered activities and opportunities for learning through discovery, and challenge children to grow in imagination, creativity, self-directed initiative and leadership.

Register at your preferred location via the links below!

 
Summer Day Camp

 


 

Camp Dates, Time & Cost
 

Start Date*

Monday, May 28, 2019
*Camp will begin on June 3 at the Westside Community Center.

Time

6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.

  • Summer Day Camp Hours: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Before Camp: 6:30 – 9 a.m.
  • After Camp: 4 – 6 p.m.
  • Sports Camp Add-Ons: 9 - 11:30 a.m.

 Cost

Three-day option available at Tri-Lakes & Westside - choose your days! $120/week for members, $150/week for nonmembers

Registration Fee
$30 per child

Weekly Day Camp Fee
Members $200
Nonmembers $230

What to Bring to Summer Day Camp

Ages

5 - 12

Locations

Briargate YMCADowntown YMCAGarden Ranch YMCASoutheast YMCATri-Lakes YMCA/Bear Creek Elementary School and Westside Community Center

$20 non-refundable deposits and registration fees due at time of registration. Remaining weekly balances will be set to draft two weeks prior to each weekly session.

Price includes Before & After Care, field trips, and all activities! Financial Assistance Available • CCCAP Accepted

 


 

Weekly Camp Themes
 

Catch that Camp Spirit!

Summer adventures are better with friends! Join us as we kick off summer with a week filled with camp songs, games and fun!

Superhero Training Camp 

Hop in the Batmobile, grab your tights, and web swing on down to camp. Come (Captain) Marvel at the games!

Passport to FUN

Tell me where in the world is... YMCA Day Camp? Use your passport to fun, pack your bag, and get ready to fly through international adventures.

Rockin’ the Red Carpet

Have you ever dreamed of being a star? Lights, camera, action! Find your moment in the spotlight this week at day camp!

Nature Unleashed

Over the mountains, and through the woods, to camp this week! Grab your pack, sunscreen, and comfortable shoes. We’re going on an adventure!

Party in the USA

This week we will celebrate the good ole red, white, and blue! And we’ll celebrate YOU too!

Surf Safari

Let's go surfin' now, everybody's learnin' how! We're goin' on a safari to the islands this year, so if you're comin' grab your gear! This week’s an island adventure!

A Bug's Life

Come explore the great outdoors with us! We’ll be tangled in a web of adventures all week long!

Battle of the Colors

Red vs. Blue, Yellow vs. Green, Purple vs. Violet. Bring your competitive side, cause it’s gonna be a wild ride at our 3rd Annual Battle of the Colors!

Invention Convention

Imaginations gain fuel and creativity soars this week at YMCA day camp! We have the blue print to success!

Game On!

Rock, Paper, Scissors, Camp! Take a chance, roll the dice, and get ready to have a ball. You think you can rock it? Then Game On!

Holiday Hoopla

Christmas in July, Thanksgiving on a beach, and so much more holiday hoopla at the Y this week. Trick or treat by the pool, catch some rays and some Easter eggs - every day is a holiday at camp.

 


 

Weekly Camp Schedules
 

Briargate

May 28 - May 31

Catch that Camp Spirit

No camp on Monday, May 27, 2019
 

June 3 - June 7

Superhero Training Camp

June 10 - June 14

Passport to FUN

June 17 - 21

Rockin' the Red Carpet

June 24 - 28

Nature Unleashed

July 1 - July 3

Party in the USA

No camp July 4 or 5, 2019
  

July 8 - July 12

Surf Safari

July 15 - July 19

A Bug's Life

July 22 - July 26

Battle of the Colors

July 29 - August 2

Invention Convention

August 5 - August 9

Game On!

August 12 - August 16

NO CAMP

In addition to our weekly camp themes, we have designated days for swimming and field trips!

Swim Days

Ages 5 - 8 Mondays & Wednesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Tuesdays & Thursdays

Field Trip Days

Ages 5 - 8 Tuesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Wednesdays

Please contact Program Director Luke Calhoun at [email protected] for more information!

Downtown

May 28 - May 31

Catch that Camp Spirit

No camp on Monday, May 27, 2019
 

June 3 - June 7

Superhero Training Camp

June 10 - June 14

Passport to FUN

June 17 - 21

Rockin' the Red Carpet

June 24 - 28

Nature Unleashed

July 1 - July 3

Party in the USA

No camp July 4 or 5, 2019
  

July 8 - July 12

Surf Safari

July 15 - July 19

A Bug's Life

July 22 - July 26

Battle of the Colors

July 29 - August 2

Invention Convention

August 5 - August 9

Game On!

August 12 - August 16

Holiday Hoopla

In addition to our weekly camp themes, we have designated days for swimming and field trips!

Swim Days

Ages 5 - 8 Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Mondays & Thursdays

Field Trip Days

Ages 5 - 8 Thursdays
Ages 9 - 12 Tuesdays

Please contact Program Director Sarah Rodriguez at [email protected] for more information!

Garden Ranch

May 28 - May 31

Catch that Camp Spirit

No camp on Monday, May 27, 2019
 

June 3 - June 7

Superhero Training Camp

June 10 - June 14

Passport to FUN

June 17 - 21

Rockin' the Red Carpet

June 24 - 28

Nature Unleashed

July 1 - July 3

Party in the USA

No camp July 4 or 5, 2019
  

July 8 - July 12

Surf Safari

July 15 - July 19

A Bug's Life

July 22 - July 26

Battle of the Colors

July 29 - August 2

Invention Convention

August 5 - August 9

Game On!

August 12 - August 16

Holiday Hoopla

In addition to our weekly camp themes, we have designated days for swimming and field trips!

Swim Days

Ages 5 - 8 Mondays & Thursdays
Ages 9 - 12 Tuesdays & Wednesdays

Field Trip Days

Ages 5 - 8 Wednesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Thursdays

Please contact Program Director Laney Peterson at [email protected] more information!

Southeast

May 28 - May 31

Catch that Camp Spirit

No camp on Monday, May 27, 2019
 

June 3 - June 7

Superhero Training Camp

June 10 - June 14

Passport to FUN

June 17 - 21

Rockin' the Red Carpet

June 24 - 28

Nature Unleashed

July 1 - July 3

Party in the USA

No camp July 4 or 5, 2019
  

July 8 - July 12

Surf Safari

July 15 - July 19

A Bug's Life

July 22 - July 26

Battle of the Colors

July 29 - August 2

Invention Convention

August 5 - August 9

Game On!

August 12 - August 16

NO CAMP

In addition to our weekly camp themes, we have designated days for swimming and field trips!

Swim Days

Ages 5 - 8 Tuesdays & Wednesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Mondays & Thursdays

Field Trip Days

Ages 5 - 8 Thursdays
Ages 9 - 12 Tuesdays

Please contact Program Director Sarah Rodriguez at [email protected] for more information!

Tri-Lakes

Three-day option available - choose your days! Cost: $120/week for members, $150/week for nonmembers  Register for three-day camp now

May 28 - May 31

Catch that Camp Spirit

No camp on Monday, May 27, 2019
 

June 3 - June 7

Superhero Training Camp

June 10 - June 14

Passport to FUN

June 17 - 21

Rockin' the Red Carpet

June 24 - 28

Nature Unleashed

July 1 - July 3

Party in the USA

No camp July 4 or 5, 2019
 

July 8 - July 12

Surf Safari

July 15 - July 19

A Bug's Life

July 22 - July 26

Battle of the Colors

July 29 - August 2

Invention Convention

August 5 - August 9

Game On!

August 12 - August 16

Holiday Hoopla

In addition to our weekly camp themes, we have designated days for swimming and field trips!

Swim Days

Ages 5 - 8 Mondays & Wednesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Tuesdays & Thursdays

Field Trip Days

Ages 5 - 8 Tuesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Wednesdays

Please contact Program Director Luke Calhoun at [email protected] for more information!

Westside Community Center

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YMCA Westside Summer Day Camp offers children a chance to learn, grow and thrive. Join us for all eight weeks or just pick the ones that work for you! No matter what your family’s needs are, the Y will give your kids a great summer experience with a focus on character development and skills building in a safe and fun environment.

Three-day option available - choose your days! Cost: $120/week for members, $150/week for nonmembers

Register for three-day camp now

Ages

5 - 12

Hours

7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Before Camp

7 - 9 a.m.

Westside Summer Day Camp Hours

9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

After Camp

4 - 6 p.m.

 


 

May 28 - May 31

NO CAMP

June 3 - June 7

Superhero Training Camp

June 10 - June 14

Passport to FUN

June 17 - 21

Rockin' the Red Carpet

June 24 - 28

Nature Unleashed

July 1 - July 3

Party in the USA

No camp July 4 or 5, 2019
 

July 8 - July 12

Surf Safari

July 15 - July 19

A Bug's Life

July 22 - July 26

Battle of the Colors

July 29 - August 2

Invention Convention

August 5 - August 9

Game On!

August 12 - August 16

Holiday Hoopla

In addition to our weekly camp themes, we have designated days for swimming and field trips!

Swim Days

Ages 5 - 8 TBD
Ages 9 - 12 TBD

Field Trip Days

Ages 5 - 8 Wednesdays
Ages 9 - 12 Thursdays

Please contact Program Director Laney Peterson at [email protected] more information!

 


 

Summer Day Camp Add-Ons
 

Youth Sports Camp

Enhance your child’s Summer Day Camp experience with Youth Sports Camp add-ons. This is a great opportunity for campers to explore the basics or sharpen their skills in basketball, flag football, soccer, volleyball or lacrosse five days a week.

Half day Sports Camp add-ons are offered at Downtown, Briargate, Garden Ranch, Southeast and Tri-Lakes; full day Sports Camp add-ons are offered at Briargate and Tri-Lakes during the Summer Day Camp program on dates TBD.

Learn more

Youth Sports Summer Camp Add-ons

 
Swim Lessons

Y Swim Lesson curriculum focuses on water safety for the beginning swimmer. As students advance, swimming stages will further develop endurance and stamina while increasing technique. This skill-based approach, which begins with critical water safety skills, develops the swimmer as a whole, building confidence and improving swimming skills.

Lessons will be held Monday - Thursday during the Summer Day Camp program, available dates and times will vary by location.

Half day Sports Camp add-ons are offered at the Briargate, Downtown, Garden Ranch, Southeast and Tri-Lakes YMCAs during the Summer Day Camp program!

LEARN MORE

Family Program Package does not apply.
 

 


 

REFUND POLICIES

 
Summer Day Camp

A cancellation form must be submitted to the Association Child Care Office at least three weeks prior to the first day of the program. Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferable. For those paying in full at the time of registration, your paid in full amount includes the deposit required for that particular camp. When requesting a refund, the deposit is non-refundable.

The YMCA understands that medical, emergency and other unforeseen situations do arise and refunds may be given based on extenuating circumstances. In these cases, please contact the YMCA to discuss your specific situation. Documentation may be required in these situations.

Refunds will not be authorized for requests made after a program has taken place (i.e. refund requests for non-use of a registered program).

Cancellation Form

Please remember the $20 deposits are non-refundable.

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