SUMMER CAMP 2021

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The Hagerstown Y is happy to announce that Summer Camp is back! Registration begins Saturday, March 13th. Our schedule will include traditional day camps along with sports and specialty camp offerings. The schedule includes 11 weeks of the Summer Camp and is open to children 4-14 years of age*.

GettyImages-143560397Camps are licensed through MSDE and Purchase of Care Vouchers are accepted. We will be following strict guidelines related to social distancing and sanitation. All CDC and local Health Department guidelines will be in place for the health and safety of all children and staff. These include but are not limited the following:

  • Daily temperature and health checks
  • Social distancing and limited group size
  • Implementation of prevention and mitigation strategies for infection control
  • Two face coverings per child must be sent daily
  • No sick child or staff will be permitted daily access
  • No outside visitors including parents/guardians permitted during the program day

 

Traditional Camps

Little Explorers (Ages 4-5*)

Your child will have a blast with our Camp Little Explorers! With a fun summer atmosphere, this camp includes swimming, arts and crafts, games, outdoor fun, educational activities, and field trips. Breakfast, lunch, and field trip fees will be included in your weekly fee. Weeks 1-11. Must be potty trained. *Child must turn 5 by October 1st. Any exceptions must be discussed with the director prior to registration. $150.00 for members and $170.00 for non-members

Youth Adventures (Ages 6-13)

This new and improved camp is modeled after our beloved Camp Holiday! Your child will have a blast all summer long! Campers will be grouped in three groups, Voyagers (Ages 6-8), Pathfinders (Ages 9-11), and Trailblazers (Ages 12 & 13), so we can best tailor age-appropriate activities. Campers will experience sports, arts and crafts, swimming, field trips, and more! Breakfast, lunch, and field trip fees will be included in your weekly fee. Weeks 1-11. $150.00 for members and $170.00 for non-members

Hub Club (Ages 6-12)

Through supervised activities, children can have fun, make new friends, and learn new skills. This camp offers weekly theme-based activities and campers participate in a wide variety of traditional camp activities including arts and crafts, swimming, and more. Weeks 1-11. $120.00 for members and $140.00 non-members

CIT Program (Ages 14-15)

You can have fun while working with children! The Counselor-in-Training (CIT) Program is designed to give teens the opportunity to gain leadership and job skills. The focus of the program is hands-on learning, promoting teamwork, and providing a positive attitude. CITs will be working with the Little Explorers, Voyagers, and Pathfinder camps. Weeks 1-11. $85.00 for members and $105.00 for non-members

 

Specialty Camps (Ages 6-13)

Let’s Build

From tree trunk to treasure! This camp is designed for campers who want to try their hand at woodworking to build different projects. Each camper will be working on their individual projects.  Week 1. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Eco Adventures

Register your child for our fun Eco-Adventures Camp. Your child will be immersed in the world of environmental learning. They will be taught by participating in the exciting STEM experiments that await them. The experiments will teach them about topics such as, Nature, overall wellness, and health. Our camp is perfect for your naturally, inquisitive child, whose knowledge has only just begun to sprout. Week 2. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Art-Rageous

Campers will explore different art mediums like paint, pastels, collages, and more to create their own masterpieces! Campers will explore the arts around Washington County and take a walk through the Hagerstown Cultural Trail and Art Museum. Weeks 3 and 8. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Obstacle Masters

This camp offers the opportunity for campers to use their athleticism and brains to create their own obstacle courses and trick shot courses by using any materials they can find! This camp will help campers improve their teambuilding, problem solving, and physical health. Week 5. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Animal Adventures

Campers will have a cat-rrific time! They will learn about animal safety and responsibility, visit the Berkley Humane Society, learn about and meet animals from a local rescue.  Week 6. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Rock the Runway

This camp is designed for campers who would like to explore the world of fashion. Campers will have the opportunity to create and design their own unique outfits and participate in an end of the week fashion show, which will be recorded for parents. Week 7. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Outdoor Explorers

Come explore the great outdoors with us! This camp includes hiking, canoeing, sports, and other fun outdoor activities. This camp will be hosted at Camp West Mar. Week 10. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

 

Sports Camps (Ages 6-13)

Tumbling

Tumbling camp is a great way for boys and girls to develop gymnastics skills like cartwheels, round-off, and back and forth handsprings. If you are thinking of becoming a cheerleader, gymnast, dancer, or just want to learn tumbling, then this camp is for you! Week 1. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Basketball

This camp will provide youth players with a solid foundation of basketball skills and knowledge. The main focus is to have fun playing basketball. Players develop their individual skills, while learning team concepts in a positive, game oriented environment. Campers will be split up into two age groups: 6-9 and 10-13. Weeks 2 and 9. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Cheerleading

Cheer camp is one of the most exciting and intensive elements of cheerleading, especially for first year cheerleaders. From spirit building activities to physical training, camp is a memorable experience for cheerleaders. We will learn dances, cheers, and how to properly execute movements so that young cheerleaders can take these skills and move on to better things. Week 3. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Soccer

Looking to improve your foot skills, agility, and positioning? This is the camp for you! Soccer fundamentals will be emphasized with individual player development all within a team setting. Weeks 4 and 7. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Volleyball

Bump, set, serve! Whether you want to work on your game or are just beginning, this camp offers it all! Focus on fundamentals and player development with opportunities to work within a team. Week 5. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Flag Football

No tackling, no bruises, but great football fun! Campers will learn how to play the game without any hard contact, and learn running plays, pass patterns, defending receivers, throwing the football, and much more! Teams will be formed each day to put practicing into live game action with set plays. Week 6. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Golf

Campers will have the opportunity to learn basic golf skills. We will meet at the Y and take a bus to The Greens at Hamilton Run Golf Club to learn putting, driving, rules, etiquette, and safety. Come experience a real golfing atmosphere! Campers must wear proper golf attire. Weeks 4 and 8. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

Sports Spectacular

Calling all athletes! This camp will offer a wide variety of sports for campers to play throughout the week. This camp is perfect for campers who like to play any and all sports! Week 10. $167.00 for members and $187.00 for non-members

 

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To access required forms visit our Forms page. If you currently using childcare subsidy with another provider, you will need to complete a change of provider form.

*children must be fully potty trained including no pull-ups

 

 

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Week 1 June 14 June 18
Week 2 June 21 June 25
Week 3 June 28 July 2
Week 4 July 5 July 9
Week 5 July 12 July 16
Week 6 July 19 July 23
Week 7 July 26 July 30
Week 8 Aug 9 Aug 6
Week 9 Aug 10 Aug 13
Week 10 Aug 16 Aug 20
Week 11 Aug 23 Aug 27