Summer Kids Camp 2020
Camp registration is open now!
June 1st- September 4th
- Daily Monday-Friday
- Times: 7:45 am – 5:15 pm
- Cost: $36/day
- Ages: 5-12 years
Families will complete the 2020 Summer Kids Camp Questionnaire when registering online.
About Summer Kids Camp
Summer Kids Camp is all about discovery. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities, gain independence, and make lasting friendships and memories. And, of course, it’s fun too.
Locations and Drop-off/Pick-up Information
What to Bring to Camp Each Day
- Reusable water bottle
- Non-sharable sunscreen/bug spray (to leave at camp)
- Shoes for walking
- Rain gear/change of clothes
- Swimsuits (although the pool is closed, sprinklers & water games are still open!)
Campers will be able to use the YMCA gymnasium facility, school and community center grounds, Grand Marais harbor, as well as other community areas.
- Nature play (fort building, scavenger hunts, hikes, nature games, gardening, bug catching, etc)
- Large motor play in the gym
- Free play on the playgrounds
- Outdoor cooking
- Arts and Crafts
- Water fun (sprinkler, stream exploration, squirt toys, and open swim in the pool once re-opened)
- Board games and card games
- Sports (kickball, gaga, dodgeball, soccer, archery, etc)
Please register by the Thursday before the week of camp to avoid being charged a late fee of $5. If you need to cancel a day, contact the YMCA by the Thursday before the week of your registration. For cancellations made after Thursday of the week before, the daily fees will not be refunded. To cancel, please contact the YMCA.
Scholarships are available for campers! Download the application here. Complete the form and submit with supporting documents to the YMCA in person or by email to email@example.com.
Personal Pricing Plan application can be downloaded using the link above Frequently Asked Questions. Submit a completed application to the Member Service Desk inside the Y or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Any required documents must be submitted to the Y with the application before the application will be complete and considered.
We want to insure that assistance goes to those most in need. By providing us with appropriate information on your family’s income and size, we can award aid in a fair and consistent manner.
Your information is considered confidential & will be seen only by the membership director and membership staff.
Scholarships are available for memberships, summer day camp, the after-school program, and certain program classes (swimming lessons, gymnastics, etc.).
All of the scholarships provided come from donations made by Y members, generous community members, & gifts from area business & organizations. We work hard all year long to fund raise for this campaign to help make the services of the Y affordable for everyone.
Summer Kids Camp Program Evaluations
Evaluations are a valuable tool used to measure participant satisfaction, personal impact, and our ability to meet program objectives. Results of these evaluations help us make important decisions. We thank you for your time and participation. Give us your feedback and get a chance for $25.00 in Y bucks!