BEST.SUMMER.EVER!

Y SUMMER DAY CAMP


Spend the BEST SUMMER EVER with the Y!

Remember the fun of summer when you were a kid? Exploring the outdoors, spending time with friends, playing games and splashing in the pool? At the Naples YMCA day camp, we create an exciting, safe environment for kids to have an unforgettable summer of fun. And while they’re taking part in unique experiences and adventures, they’re also building self-esteem, developing interpersonal skills and making lasting friendships and memories.

Check out our 2018 Camp Guide to start planning the BEST SUMMER EVER!

 

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WEEKLY CAMP THEMES

2018 SUMMER DAY CAMP THEMES

Our 2018 weekly themes are here! The weekly themes create an atmosphere of fun and learning, while being centered on the Y's core values. Session themes are designed to add a little individuality and excitement to each session. The themes guide the weekly activities like arts & crafts, games, contests and team building.Coming Soon!

THEME DATES DESCRIPTION

Week One:
Camp Kick-Off

June 4 - June 8 Welcome to the first week of Summer Camp 2018! This week we will be getting familiar with the YMCA campus and starting the foundation of life-long memories and friendships.

Week Two:
We Love the 90’s

June 11 - June 15 “In West Philadelphia, born n’ raised . . .” well perhaps you weren’t, but wished you attended Bayside High; either way we’re bringing back some of the most iconic memories of the 90’s.

Week Three:
All Aboard!

June 18 - June 22 Join us as we board and set sail on our watery adventures. This week we will dive deep below the ocean and explore this wonderful environment. And for added fun our campers will participate in water activities sure to get them soaked!

Week Four:
Time Travelers

June 25 - June 29 Come with us as we travel back in time and into the future and learn about the great changes and advancements in our history. From walking with dinosaurs, to exploring unchartered territory, to launching into new dimensions we will explore where we’ve been and where we are going, and some unique characters along the way.

Week Five:
All American Week

July2 - July 6 This week we salute the flag and pay tribute to our military and first responders, and recognize our nation’s history in honor of Old Glory. REMINDER: NO CAMP JULY 4th

Week Six:
Mystery Week

July 9 - July 13 A great mystery of “Who Done it?” Campers will be given clues throughout the week and embroiled in a web of secrecy with twists and turns along the way in hopes of discovering the answer to the question: “Who did it?”

Week Seven:
Survivor Challenge

July 16 - July 20 Roll up your sleeves and get ready for friendly competition, physical challenges, brain-teasers, and team success as we embark on a week-long contest. Will you be ready for . . . Survivor Challenge?

Week Eight:
Under the Big Top

July 23 - July 27 Come one, Come all! Welcome to the YMCA Big Top! We invite you to join us as we have a wonderful time at the circus, with carnival games, talent show, and crazy antics.

Week Nine:
Myths and Legends

July 30 - Aug 3 From the beginning of human history there have been many stories of glory, adventure, heroism, and mystery –from the times of the Greek Gods to the Knights King Arthur’s Court. Come with us on a journey through history as we delve into Myths and Legends.

Week Ten:
Blast Off!

Aug 6 - Aug 10 5, 4, 3, 2, 1 . . . Blast off! With us as we count down the last days of summer and send our campers off into promising and endless voyages. This week we’ll explore space and remind campers that the sky is the limit and to shoot for the stars!
 

CAMP PRICING & REGISTRATION

2018 SUMMER DAY CAMP PRICING

Prices are per week of camp, Monday through Friday.

YMCA MEMBER: $100 Weekly

YMCA GUESTS: $125 Weekly

There is a one time $100 registration fee for camp registrations.

ONLINE REGISTRATION

Online Registration is available for Summer Day Camp as well as Sports Camps. Beginning March 3rd, you can register online by using the links below.

 

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There is a one time $100 registration fee for camp registrations.

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION

To register in-person, please download, complete and return the registration form to the Main Desk beginning March 3rd. Please complete a registration form for each child you are enrolling.

Download: 2018 Summer Camp Registration Forms

There is a one time $100 registration fee for camp registrations.

YMCA SPORTS CAMPS

SPORTS & SUMMER CAMP BUNDLE

Enroll your child in one of our sports camps and our summer camp for one low price! Most of the day will be spent in your camper’s sports focus. For the rest of the day, all campers will experience a daily dose of fun, enriching traditional camp activities such as arts and crafts, swimming, sports, and more! The sports bundle option will be available during the summer weeks we offer sports camps. Sports Camps run Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm

  • Volleyball & Summer Camp Session 1 (Ages 9 -14): June 18 through June 22
  • Basketball & Summer Camp Session 1 (Ages 8 -14): June 25 through June 29
  • Volleyball & Summer Camp Session 2 (Ages 9 -14): July 9 through July 13
  • Basketball & Summer Camp Session 2 (Ages 8 -14): July 16 through July 20

BUNDLE PRICING: $150 for Members | $200 for YMCA Guests

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION ONLY: To register YMCA Sports Camps, stop by the Main Desk. Please complete a registration form for each child you are enrolling.


BASKETBALL CAMP (Ages 8 -14)

YMCA Summer Basketball Camps are youth basketball camps for boys and girls ages 8 to 14. This camp is ideal for any youth basketball player looking to improve their basketball skills, or a player who wants to learn the fundamentals of basketball.

Session 1: June 25 through June 29

Session 2: July 16 through July 20

PRICING: $100 for YMCA Members | $125 for YMCA Guests

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION ONLY: To register YMCA Sports Camps, stop by the Main Desk. Please complete a registration form for each child you are enrolling.


VOLLEYBALL CAMP (Ages 9 -14)

YMCA Volleyball Camp is a youth volleyball camp for boys and girls ages 9 to 14. Our volleyball camp will emphasize basic to advanced skills instruction and practice in the areas of serving, blocking, spiking and setting.

Session 1: June 18 through June 22

Session 2: July 9 through July 13

PRICING: $100 for YMCA Members | $125 for YMCA Guests

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION ONLY: To register YMCA Sports Camps, stop by the Main Desk. Please complete a registration form for each child you are enrolling.


TENNIS SPECIALTY CAMP

In the Y's Tennis Camp, children can excel from the very first ball they hit up through tournament play. Come enjoy a full week experience taking our afterschool training to a half day camp format. Tennis, fitness, fundamentals, strategy, mental focus and fun!

9:00 am - 12:00 pm, Monday through Friday (drop off after 8:30 am and pick up by 12:30). CAMPERS SHOULD BRING WATER, SUNSCREEN, SNACK AND A HAT!

PRICING: $160 Weekly for YMCA Members | $180 Weekly for YMCA Guests

DAILY PRICING: $40 (calling ahead is preferred)

IN-PERSON REGISTRATION ONLY: To register YMCA Tennis Camps, stop by the Tennis Center. Please complete a registration form for each child you are enrolling.

For more information pleae contact Sebastian Suarez at 505-629-9580

COUNSELOR IN TRAINING (CIT)

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

CIT Camp is designed specifically for those teens looking to develop leadership skills, prepare for lifelong success and become a Y Camp Counselor! The camp is for teens ages 14-17.

Participation in the CIT program is by application only. Selected applicants will be invited to an interview and reference check procedures. Apply today!

The program is broken down into two 5 week sessions. CIT's may select more both sessions, but are required to do at least 5 consecutive weeks Monday through Friday. Sessions are limited to 20 spots each.

SESSION 1 (June 4 - July 6): $250

SESSION 1 (July 9 - August 10): $250

AGES: 14-17

TIME: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

REGISTRATION: We are accepting applications through May 14th. Selections will be made shortly after.

Download Registration Form

PARENT INFORMATION

WELCOME TO SUMMER CAMP AT THE Y

This summer, the YMCA is offering youth an enriching camp experience to help get more out of summer break; more friendships, more accomplishments, and more confidence.

DOWNLOAD PARENT HANDBOOK


CAMP HOURS, DROP-OFF & PICK-UP

Summer Camp runs Monday through Friday, from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. Before and after camp care is included in your camp fee.

Camp Drop-off: Drop-off is between 7:00 am - 9:00 am, drop off at the designated areas (view map). After 9:00 am, drop off at the YMCA Welcome Center/front desk.

Camp Pick-up: Pick-up is between the 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm, pick up your child at the designated areas (view map).


*There will be no pick up between 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm while we are transitioning your children to their pick up locations for closing ceremonies.

SUMMER CAMP ROTATIONS

What is a typical camp day? A typical camp day includes a welcoming ceremony, 5 activity periods, lunch, and a closing ceremony. Click below to see our Camp Rotation Schedule.

DOWNLOAD ROATION SCHEDULE

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

The Y believes everyone deserves the opportunity to be healthy, confident, connected and secure. To ensure this, we provide financial aid to families in need on a case-by-case basis. Stop by the Member Services desk or email us at scholarships@greaternaplesymca.org for more information on financial assistance or to apply. For Childcare, ages Birth-12, proof of Early Learning Coalition Approval/Denial must be included.

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SEND A CHILD TO CAMP

HELP A CHILD ENJOY THE BEST SUMMER EVER!

Help make a child’s summer come to life by sending them to Y Summer Day Camp. You don’t have to know a child to be their hero. Donate today to help a camper experience a world of adventure and a lifetime of memories, at Y Summer Day Camp.

 


QUESTIONS?

For more information on YMCA Day Camp, Counselor-in-Training or Sports Camps, please contact:

Richard Tamer, Director of Youth Development & Sports

O. 239.963.3775   |   C. 239.571.9022

Email Richard