Day Camps

Thanks for a great summer, YMCA Day Campers!

After an amazing 9 week summer, YMCA Day Camp 2016 has come to a close and we are already busy planning for Summer 2017. Stay tuned for updates on new programs and camp locations. Early Bird registration will open January 30th 2017!


Camping is for everyone, and the Y offers a variety of programs to ensure we meet the needs and interests of your camper. Programs range from creative arts and cooking, film making to science programs, swimming lessons, outdoor adventure and more!

Summer Day Camp offers new experiences, skill building, a sense of community and lasting friendships — in conservation and urban settings while allowing campers to return home each evening. Busing and extended hours is available across the city to support your families busy schedule!

Choose from YMCA Day Camp programs:

  • Early Bird Registration will open January 30th, 2017
  • Early Bird Registration will end, March 31st 2017
  • April 3rd 2017 full-fee registration continues until spaces are full!
  • Weekly sessions available from Tuesday, July 4, 2017 to Friday, September 1, 2017.
  • Select YMCA Day Camp Locations will be offering a bagged lunch option. Visit The Lunch Lady for more details.
  • New for Summer 2017 at select YMCA Summer Club Locations: Fuel the fun with delicious LunchBoxes! Active Summer Club kids can dig into nutritious lunches made by Real Food for Real Kids. Visit Real Food for Real Kids to place your order now.
  • See Day Camp eguide and discover the variety of day camps available
  • See Summer Club eguide and discover the variety of summer clubs available
  • How to Register

Day Camps at a Glance:

  • Stay tuned for Summer 2017 dates
  • The program day runs from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm each day with extended after care available to 5:30. Lunch and snacks are provided. Day camp does not run on Holiday Mondays.
  • How to Register
  • Children will enjoy a variety of fun, interactive and co-operative activities each day. Activities will vary based on locations and the interests of the children, and may include sports, arts and crafts, drama and outdoor activities.
  • How to Register
  • Available to families with children or youth who require additional support while in camp programming. We do our best to ensure that every child is placed in a camp that best supports their needs. Some sites are not fully accessible.
  • Spaces are first come first serve and our Integration Coordinator works closely with your family to review your child’s needs.
  • The YMCA may decline applications based on the level of training and/or expertise required to support the camper safely. The camper must not pose health risks to themselves or others, the camp setting must be suitable for the campers needs, and support staff and campers must not be put at risk due to undisclosed behaviors.
  • Families will be required to pay the fee of the program they wish for their camper to participate, in addition to the Integration Support Fee priced at $305 per week
  • To register, please complete the on line Inquiry Form (available January 30th 2017)
  • Children will enjoy a variety of fun, interactive and co-operative activities each day. Activities will vary based on locations and the interests of the children, and may include sports, arts and crafts, drama and outdoor activities.
  • See the School Break Programs page for more details.
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