Day Camps at Sherman Lake YMCA
Welcome to Sherman Lake YMCA Camp!
“My sons both attended the camp with apprehension and anxiety about meeting new friends and being away from home. By the second day, they couldn’t wait to go to camp and were so excited about attending and about their new friends!”
Day Camp Availability : Click a Camp to Learn More!
|CAMP NAME||TYPE||AGES||June 26-30||July 5-7 (Wed-Fri)||July 10-14||July 17-21||July 24-28||July 31-Aug 4||Aug 7-11||Aug 14-18|
|2017 Summer Camps||Session 1||Session 2||Session 3||Session 4||Session 5||Session 6||Session 7||Session 8|
|Classic Day Camp||Traditional Camp Program||6-13||$230||$150||$230||$230||$230||$230||$230||$230
|Kindercamp||Traditional Camp Program||4-5||$110||$93||$110||$110||$110|| $110||$110|
|Horse Whisperer Camp||Horse Program||6-13||$415|| $295||$415||$415|| $415||$415|| $415|| $415
|Into Thin Air Climbing Camp||Climbing & Adventure||10-13||$320 ||$320||-|
|Mach 1||Climbing Camp||11-13||$320
|Gilmore Piano Camp||Arts in Adventure||7-13||$400||-||-||-||-|
|Treasure Island||Water Program||7-10||$320|
|Make a Splash||Water Program||10-13|| $315|| $315|
|Picasso Goes to Camp!||Arts in Adventure||9-13||-||-|| $315||-|
|LARP Quest||Special Interest||10-13||-||-||$325||-||$325||-||$325
|Lights, Camera, Action!||Arts in Adventure||11-13||-||$320||-||-||-|
|Dance Dance Revolution||Arts in Adventure||6-13||$310 |
|Jr. Robotics||Special Interest||6-8||$325|
|Biking Camp||Special Interest||10-13||$240||$325
|Survival Camp||Special Interest||6-13||-||$320||-|
|Dodgeball Camp||Special Interest||10-13||$315|
|Capture Quest||Special Interest||9-13||-||-||$320|
|Fishing Camp||Special Interest||9-13|| $320|
Why Choose Day Camp?
- A great introduction to the camp experience!
- Share the adventure with your child as they return home each evening!
- Achievement through skill building, relationship building and a sense of belonging.
- A sample of many new things for all from arts and crafts to physical activities!
- Time spent outdoors supports children’s overall health.
- Promote Summer Learning Gain.
Traditional Camp Programs: Progressive Activities and Skills
For the camper who wants to try it all, Classic Day Camp offers the widest array of activities and experiences – a little bit of everything! Sherman Lake YMCA offers three age groups: Kindercamp for ages 4-5 (Half days: a first camp experience), Trekkers for ages 6-9, and Adventurers for ages 10-13.
Sherman Lake YMCA offers a wide range of specialty summer camps for all interests and ages! Adventure Camps pair traditional camp with fun activities like horseback riding at Horse Whisperer Camp (ages 6-13), kayaking and canoeing at Make a Splash! (ages 9-13), Treasure Island (ages 7-10), ) and rock climbing at Into Thin Air (ages 8-11) and Mach 1 (ages11-13) Our Arts camps offer the opportunity to draw, paint and more at Picasso Goes to Camp, dance and choreograph at Dance, Dance Revolution (ages 6-13), play piano at Gilmore Piano Camp (ages 7-13), take to the stage with Lights, Camera, Action! Theatre Camp (ages 11-13).
Our Special Interest camps engage campers who love strategy games and role playing: Gamers Alpha LARP (ages 10-13),are interested in technology in our new Jr. Robotics (ages 6-8),Robotics (ages 9-13) camps, enjoy the outdoors and testing their skills in Survival Camp (ages 9-13), Capture Quest (ages 7-11), Biking Camp (ages 10-13), Dodgeball Camp (ages 10-13) and exploration: Fishing Camp (ages 9-13).
At Sherman Lake YMCA Camps, campers experience the power of living through HCRR (Hick-er). The Y’s four core values – Honesty, Caring, Respect, Responsibility – are emphasized in each camp program. Through discovery of the great outdoors, skill development and guidance in the importance of building healthy relationships, campers leave with a renewed sense of achievement, belonging, confidence and courage to try new things. The Sherman Lake YMCA Outdoor Center is an inclusive
organization that welcomes all persons regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion or disability.