Weekly Themes | YMCA Summer Day Camp

Summer Camp at the Y

Are you ready for an amazing summer of camp? In Activity Central for children ages 5–9 and Tween Camp for children ages 10–12, weekly themes help set the tone for all sorts of fun activities where kids explore, discover and grow. Here's what we've got planned for this year.

Animal Kingdom Adventure


Campers will dive into the world of animals, wildlife conservation, and the outdoors, fostering a love for the animal kingdom and creating lasting memories.

Wild, Wild West Adventure


Campers will embrace the Old West spirit, exploring the history and excitement of the American frontier in a safe and fun environment for young cowboys and cowgirls.

Castaways Adventure


Campers will embark on an exciting journey of shipwrecked life, discovering the secrets of an uninhabited island. Join us for a week filled with adventure and exploration of your inner castaway spirit. Ahoy, mateys!

Barnyard Bash


Campers will connect with nature, animals, and the joys of farm life. Join us for a week of learning, exploration, and memories that celebrate the rural way of life. Yeehaw!

Mission: Possible


Campers will become spies, tackling daring missions, solving puzzles, and honing teamwork. Spy training, covert missions, and escape room challenges await, putting their creativity and problem-solving skills to the test. 

Around the World in 5 Days


Campers will be globe-trotters, exploring the beauty and wonder of different countries without leaving camp. Join us for a week filled with cultural diversity, camaraderie, and the magic of the world's wonders. Bon voyage!

Shark Week Adventure


Campers will explore the incredible world of sharks, their habitats, and the importance of marine conservation. So, grab your snorkel and dive into a week filled with shark discoveries, camaraderie, and a deep appreciation for the wonders of the sea. Let's make a splash!

Y Games


Campers become world-class athletes, embracing the Olympic spirit of unity and excellence. Join us for a week of Olympic dreams and the joy of healthy competition. Let the games begin!

Lights, Camera, Action


Campers will dive into the world of performing arts, expressing themselves through acting, singing, and dancing. Grab your costume and take your place in the spotlight – it's time to shine like the superstar you are!

Catch the Magic


Campers enter a world of imagination where creativity comes to life. Join us for a week filled with fairy tales, fantasy, and the enchanting magic of make-believe!

Summer Rewind Nostalgia


Campers will rediscover the magic of summers past with classic activities and cherished traditions. Join us for a week filled with classic fun and the nostalgia of summers gone by. Let's relive those cherished moments!