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.

For questions, please contact Melanie Zuniga at 719.329.7286 or email [email protected]!

Registration opens on March 1, 2019!

Summer Day Camp


Summer Day Camp Dates, Time & Cost

Start Date 

Week-long camps from starting on May 28

*Camp will begin on June 3 at the Westside Community Center


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.


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


5 - 12 years old

What to Bring to Summer Day Camp


Registration Fee
Individual $35
Family $50

Weekly Day Camp Fee
Members $200
Nonmembers $230

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

Westside 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.


5 - 12


7 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Westside Summer Day Camp Hours:
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Before Camp:
7 – 9 a.m.

After Camp:
4 – 6 p.m.

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

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.

Family Program Package does not apply.


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).

For more information about Summer Day Camp, please contact Melanie Zuniga at 719.329.7286 or email [email protected]!

Our partnership with Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs

With a focus on youth development, wellness and injury prevention, the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region and Children’s Hospital Colorado partner to strengthen our community and help kids learn, grow and thrive. 

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