Summer Camp Brochure 2020-page-001



DJ Stouffer, Camp Director 

Rhoni Mills, Camp Director

David Smith, Sport Camps









Click here for Our Best Summer Ever 2020 Summer Camp Brochure. Also, for your convenience, all of our required camp forms are now all in one place. Visit our camp forms page to view and download all required camp registration forms.



Kinder Kamp (Ages 4-5)

Your *four or five-year-old will have a blast at Kinder Kamp! 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.  *Must turn 5 years old by August 1st.  All Campers MUST be potty trained-No Pull ups.

Camp Holiday (Ages 6-10)

While based at the Hagerstown YMCA, campers will travel on field trips three times per week. Some trips include Hershey Park, Six Flags and more! Additional activities include sports, arts and crafts, outdoor adventures, swimming, guest speakers and more. Breakfast lunch and field trip fees is included in your weekly fee.

Youth Adventure (Ages 11-13)

This camp allows campers the opportunity to experience the best of both worlds—enjoying traditional camp activities and venturing off to a thrilling excursions every day. This camp will travel an average of 4 times a week to various locations. Field trips will be included in your weekly cost, although additional fees may be incurred on certain field trips and excursions. Breakfast and lunch would be provided.

  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. Individuals who wish to apply for the Counselor in Training Program may download an application here:  CIT APPLICATION,CIT APPLICATION PG2.

Camp Bear Claw (Ages 6-12)

Come have a blast this summer at Camp Bear Claw, where campers will experience a unique experience of great fun and hands on adventure. Each day will bring enrichment in many different forms. They will learn new skills while keeping their mind fresh with all the great things they learned during the school year. Campers will enjoy adventures in character building, crafts, science, water play and physical activities. Camp Bear Claw operates at Bester Elementary School, Monday through Thursday from 7:30 am to 6:00 pm and at nearby Hager Park on Fridays from 7:30 am to 4pm. A free breakfast and lunch is included. Parents are asked to provide an afternoon snack.

Camp Panther Pride (Ages 6-12)

This camp will operate out of Hancock Middle/Senior High School. We will be providing various activities for the children such as arts and crafts, sports, water play, science, fitness and nutrition. Several local agencies will join us to work with the children and provide hands on activities. Hours of operation are Monday-Thursday 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m, Friday 7:00 am – 4:00 pm. Fridays pick up will be at the Hancock library.

Camp Saber Tooth (Ages 6-12)

Camp Sabre Tooth will operate at Salem Avenue Elementary School and will provide an enriching learning experience for your child. Camp will offer weekly themes and a wide variety of camp activities. A variety of local agencies will also be coming to the site for hands on activities and presentations. Hours are Monday-Thursday 7:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Friday 7:30 a.m-4:00 p.m. Fridays only pick up and drop off will be at the Hagerstown YMCA.

Hub Club (Ages 7-12)

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.




All specialty camps include breakfast and lunch as well as swimming.

Construction Camp (Ages 9-12)

Construction camp is great for kids who like to work with their hands to create something big. Children will be learning carpentry, finishing and other skills when participating in our camp. This camp is run by ABC Cumberland Valley Chapter. Week 1

Culinary  (Ages 9-12)

Register your child for our fun culinary camp! Children will be learning how to make our favorite recipes from our celebrity YMCA Staff.  This culinary camp will encourage your child to expand his/her mind and palate, follow recipes, work as a team and have a fun time cooking.  No prior baking/cooking experience needed. Week 2

Calling All Gamers (Ages 8-12)

This camp offers campers the opportunity to experience a variety of games to omprove social skills, team building and problem solving.  Game consoles will be provided.  Games will be age appropriate.  Week 3

Fashion Camp (Ages 8-12)

Fashion camp is designed for campers who would like to explore the world of fashion. Campers will have the opportunity to create unique outfits and participate in an end of the week fashion show. Price includes field trips to local fashion establishments to help campers create their look and style! Week 4

Art Camp (Ages 9-13)

Children will explore different art mediums like paint, pastels, collages and more. Campers will explore the arts around Washington County and take a walk through the cultural trail. Families are invited to our Art Show on the last day of camp at 4pm. Week 5

Animal Adventures (Ages 7-11)

Children will be having a cat-rrific time! They will learn about animal safety and responsibility, visit the Berkley County Humane Society, learn about and meet animals from a local rescue and visit a local vet. Week 6

Tiger-Rock Martial Arts (7-13)

This camp will offer action-packed tae kwon do training to include learning stances, kicks, punches and self-defenses techniques. Each day we will discuss and in corporate a leadership theme. There will be other activities like dodge ball, running, an agility course and Nerf wars. Week 7 ( 7-9 year olds) Week 8 ( 10+)

Outdoor Adventures (Ages 7-12)

Come explore the great outdoors with us!  This camp includes hiking, canoeing, caving and other fun outdoor activities.This camp will be hosted by Camp West Mar.  Week 9



All sports camps include breakfast and lunch as well as swimming.

Tumbling (Ages 7-12)

Tumbling camp is a great way for boys and girls to develop gymnastic skills like cartwheels, round offs, and back and front hand springs.  If you are thinking of becoming a cheer leader, gymanst, dance or just want to learn tumbling then this camp is for you.  Week 1

Basketball (Ages 6-14)

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 in two age groups: 6-9 and 10-14. Week 2 and Week 9

Cheer leading(Ages 6-14)

Cheer camp is one of the most exciting and intensive elements of cheer leading, especially for first year cheer leaders.  From spirit building activities to physical training.  Camp is a memorable experience for cheer leaders.  We will learn dances, cheers and how to properly execute movements so that young cheer leaders can take these skills and move on to better things.  Children will be separated in to two groups by ages 6-9 and 10-14. Week 3

Soccer (Ages 6-14)

Looking to improve your foot skills, agility and positioning? This is the camp for you! Soccer fundamentals will be emphasized with individualized player development all within a team setting.  Week 4 and 7

Volleyball (Ages 8-13)

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

Flag Football (Ages 7-13)

No tackling…no bruises…but great football fun! Campers will learn how to play the game without any hard contact, running plays, learn pass patterns, defend receivers, throw the football to receivers and much more. Teams will be formed each day to put practicing into live game action with set plays. Week 6

Golf (Ages 7-14)

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! Week 8

PLAYGROUND CAMPS (hours 9:30-2:30)

Sponsored by the City of Hagerstown, these camps are offered free of charge at either Hellene Park or Pangborn Park. Children must between the ages of 6-12 years old.Activities include sports, games, arts and crafts, math and reading enrichment, science and nature. Swimming at Potterfield Pool is provided on select days. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Week 1-8


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Week 7  July 27 Aug 3 Aug 7
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