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

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.

Registration for summer 2017 now open!
If you have any questions please email businessoffice@ppymca.org or call 719.329.7292.

We are excited to announce that parents now have an easier online registration process with CampMinder, a new software that will streamline the registration process. With CampMinder, the whole registration process can now be completed within the YMCA website, entirely online. You can upload all required documents directly to the site instead of emailing or sending them by mail. 

Register now

 

Ages: 5-12 years old
Hours: 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Summer Day Camp Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Before Camp: 6:30 – 8:30 a.m.
After Camp: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Camp Add-Ons: 9:00 – 11:30 a.m. Monday-Friday

Cost:

Y Members $185 per week
Non-member $207 per week

Price includes Before & After Care.
Financial Assistance Available • CCCAP Accepted

Save 25% on Summer Day Camp with the Family Program Package

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Summer Day Camp Brochure

Summer Day Camp Parent Handbook

Summer Day Camp Schedule

For more information please email businessoffice@ppymca.org or call 719.329.7292.

May 30 - June 2

Briargate*

Aloha Summer

Downtown

Aloha Summer

Garden Ranch

Aloha Summer


June 5-9

Briargate*

Around the World in 5 Days

Downtown

Mad Science

Garden Ranch

Kids vs. Nature


June 12-16

Briargate*

Once Upon A Time

Soccer

Downtown

Kids vs. Nature

Volleyball

Garden Ranch

Move It!

Lacrosse


June 19-23

Briargate*

Travel Through Time

Basketball

Downtown

Creative Campers

Soccer

Garden Ranch

Once Upon A Time

Volleyball


June 26-30

Briargate*

Move It!

Volleyball

Downtown

Surf & Turf

Basketball

Garden Ranch

Travel Through Time

Flag Football


July 3-7**

Briargate*

Stars & Stripes

Downtown

Stars & Stripes

Garden Ranch

Stars & Stripes


July 10-14

Briargate*

Surf & Turf

Flag Football

Downtown

Sports of All Sorts

Lacrosse

Garden Ranch

Around the World in 5 Days

Basketball


July 17-21

Briargate*

Kids vs. Nature

Lacrosse

Downtown

Move It!

Flag Football

Garden Ranch

Mad Science

Soccer


July 24-28

Briargate*

Creative Campers

Downtown

Travel Through Time

Garden Ranch

Sports of All Sorts


July 31 - August 4

Briargate*

Sports of All Sorts

Downtown

Once Upon A Time

Garden Ranch

Surf & Turf


August 7-11

Briargate*

Mad Science

Downtown

Around the World in 5 Days

Garden Ranch

Creative Campers


August 14-18

Briargate*

Bummer! End of Summer

Downtown

n/a

Garden Ranch

Bummer! End of Summer

*Sports camps at Briargate and Tri-Lakes (Monument) are full day - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

**Summer Day Camp will not be provided Tuesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.



May 30 - June 2

Southeast

Aloha Summer

Monument^*

Aloha Summer

Meridian Ranch

n/a


June 5-9

Southeast

Once Upon A Time

Monument^*

Travel Through Time

Meridian Ranch

Around the World in 5 Days


June 12-16

Southeast

Travel Through Time

Basketball

Monument^*

Creative Campers

Flag Football

Meridian Ranch

Once Upon A Time


June 19-23

Southeast

Move It!

Flag Football

Monument^*

Kids vs. Nature

Lacrosse

Meridian Ranch

Travel Through Time


June 26-30

Southeast

Creative Campers

Soccer

Monument^*

Sports of All Sorts

Soccer

Meridian Ranch

Move It!


July 3-7**

Southeast

Stars & Stripes

Monument^*

Stars & Stripes

Meridian Ranch

Stars & Stripes


July 10-14

Southeast

Mad Science

Volleyball

Monument^*

Move It!

Basketball

Meridian Ranch

Surf & Turf


July 17-21

Southeast

Sports of All Sorts

Basketball

Monument^*

Surf & Turf

Volleyball

Meridian Ranch

Kids vs. Nature


July 24-28

Southeast

Surf & Turf

Monument^*

Once Upon A Time

Meridian Ranch

Creative Campers


July 31 - August 4

Southeast

Around the World in 5 Days

Monument^*

Mad Science

Meridian Ranch

Sports of All Sorts


August 7-11

Southeast

Kids vs. Nature

Monument^*

Around the World in 5 Days

Meridian Ranch

Mad Science


August 14-18

Southeast

n/a

Monument^*

Bummer! End of Summer

Meridian Ranch

n/a

^Weeks of May 30 - July 31: Bear Creek Elementary, weeks of August 7 and 14: Tri-Lakes Y

*Sports camps at Briargate and Tri-Lakes (Monument) are full day - 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

**Summer Day Camp will not be provided Tuesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Themes

ALOHA SUMMER  Say goodbye to the school year and aloha to the best summer ever! Get ready to hula your way through this week of fun! Activities will include sand art, beach ball, kickball and more!

MAD SCIENCE  Put on your safety goggles and lab coat as we gear up for “al-kynes” of fun!Experiments and explosions galore await all of our mad scientists this week!

KIDS VS. NATURE  Let’s explore the great outdoors as we learn how to survive in different habitats. It’s time to get dirty, do you have what it takes?

CREATIVE CAMPERS  Let your creativity run wild!Whether it’s painting, drawing, singing, dancing, or acting that you love, this week has it all! “Art” you excited? Because we sure are!

SURF & TURF  It’s time to slip ‘n slide through this week of wacky water fun! Watch out - it’s time to get soaked!

STARS & STRIPES  Red, White, & Blue - We salute YOU! Join us for crafts, good times, and our 4th of July cookout as we honor our country.

SPORTS OF ALL SORTS  Catch, kick, punt and run! It’s going to be sport-a-riffic as we play sports of all sorts! Join in our tournament for a shot at the highly sought-after Y day camp medals!

MOVE IT!  All gamers wanted! Join us for this week of games galore! Challenge your brain and your body in daring feats of all kinds. From human-sized board games to out-of-this-world obstacle courses, you are sure to be amazed!

TRAVEL THROUGH TIME  Strap in, sit down, and hold on as we travel through time. Beware of dinosaurs, knights and pirates on this trip!

ONCE UPON A TIME [WARP]  Take a journey with us into the land of make-believe! We will fight dragons, defend princesses, catch Pokémon and train to be Jedi Knights as we venture into worlds unknown.

AROUND THE WORLD IN 5 DAYS  Pack your bags and grab your passport - it’s time to travel the world! Join us for a taste of different cultures as we explore new lands.

BUMMER END OF SUMMER  Let’s get ready for school as we enjoy our favorites from weeks before. Don’t be blue, for it’s not goodbye, it’s see you next summer!

Summer Day Camp Add-Ons

Family Program Package does not apply.

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.

Y Members & Non-members $50 per week

Half day Sports Camp add-ons are offered at Downtown, Garden Ranch and Southeast; full day Sports Camp add-ons are offered at Briargate and Tri-Lakes during the Summer Day Camp program from June 12—July 21.

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.

Members $25 per week
Non-Members $45 per week

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

Westside_Community_Center_LogoWestside Community Center Summer Day Camp

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.

Ages

5-12

Hours.

7:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Westside Summer Day Camp Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Before Camp: 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
After Camp: 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.

Cost

$178 per week
Financial Assistance Available • CCCAP Accepted

Save 25% on Westside Summer Day Camp with the Family Program Package

Westside Summer Day Camp Weekly Schedule

For more information or to register please email businessoffice@ppymca.org or call 719.329.7292.

June 5—9

Mad Science  Put on your safety goggles and lab coat as we gear up for “al-kynes” of fun! Experiments and explosions galore await all of our mad scientists this week!

June 12—16

Kids vs. Nature  Let’s explore the great outdoors as we learn how to survive in different habitats. It’s time to get dirty, do you have what it takes?

June 19—23

Creative Campers  Let your creativity run wild! Whether it’s painting, drawing, singing, dancing, or acting that you love, this week has it all! “Art” you excited? Because we sure are!

June 26—30

Surf & Turf  It’s time to slip ‘n slide through this week of wacky water fun! Watch out - it’s time to get soaked!

July 3—7

Stars & Stripes  Red, White, & Blue - We salute YOU! Join us for crafts, good times, and our 4th of July cookout as we honor our country.

July 10—14

Sports of All Sorts  Catch, kick, punt and run! It’s going to be sport-a-riffic as we play sports of all sorts! Join in our tournament for a shot at the highly sought-after Y day camp medals!

July 17—21

Move It!  All gamers wanted! Join us for this week of games galore! Challenge your brain and your body in daring feats of all kinds. From human-sized board games to out-of-this-world obstacle courses, you are sure to be amazed!

July 24—28

Travel Through Time  Strap in, sit down, and hold on as we travel through time. Beware of dinosaurs, knights and pirates on this trip!

kids playing ball

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