- Program Dates: June 1 – Aug. 13
- Ages: 5 to 15
YMCA Youth Day Camp offers new experiences and activities for hundreds of young people every summer. The Y’s Youth Day Camp offers a classic summer camp experience filled with a wide array of activities that your child can excel in. Each week is based on a theme, but regardless of the week, children will learn new sports and games, create arts and crafts, develop good sportsmanship, be a part of a team, build new friendships, participate in STEM educational activities, swim, learn to be healthy and much more! Each week, campers will take offsite field trips including the opportunity to relax in the movie theater watching a children’s film, swimming at our local city pools and splash pads, visiting our local parks, and engaging in a fun, local field trip such as bowling, water parks, the aquarium, and much more! All field trips and important information and updates will be communicated through weekly emails. Parents can enjoy peace of mind knowing their children will be active, have fun and want to keep coming back day after day, all summer long! Breakfast, lunch and snacks are provided. To register, click here.
YMCA Camp Kirkwood is a 195-acre camp. We provide both week-long overnight camp and week-long day camp for campers ages 5 to 15. Our camp has an new outdoor pool with splash pad, lake, air conditioned cabins, zipline and plenty of camp activities to provide your camper with a magical week of camp. The overnight camp is for ages 7 to 15 and runs each week Sunday-Friday.
The Adventure Camp is for ages 10 to 15, runs Sunday through Friday, and consists of tent camping in the Rustic Area. The Mini Camp is a two-night, three-day camp for ages 5 to 9. The Day Camp is for ages 6 to 15 and runs Monday through Friday. Day Camp provides breakfast, lunch, snack and provides bus transportation from Wilmington, Hampstead and Rocky Point. Activities include swimming, zipline, power pole, V-swing, archery, BB guns, slingshots, hatchet throwing, canoeing, kayaking, paddle boards, team building, high ropes course, low ropes course, A&C, hiking, mountain biking, capture the flag, gaga, group games, battle ball, dance party, campfires, cooking and more camp fun! To register, click here.
Join the YMCA Soccer & Flag Football Staff this summer and have fun perfecting your game. Learn new skills and have fun as The Y Coaching Staff focuses on developing skills while learning the importance of teamwork and good sportsmanship. Daily drills and weekly competitions to ensure skill development, team building exercises and games to promote the development of the whole athlete. Activities include soccer, flag football, basketball, kickball and swimming. Campers can switch between Soccer and Flag Football each day. Program dates are: June 7-11, June 14-18, June 21-25, June 28-July 2, July 5-9, July 12-16, July 19-23, July 26-30, Aug. 2-6, Aug. 9-13. Half-day camp: 9 a.m. to noon, $80. Full-day camp: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., $180. To register, click here.