Registration for March Break Camp (March 13 - 17) will open in winter 2017. Please keep watch for more information.
Every March Break your Y offers a fun week filled with crafts, outdoor play, games and active play time in the gym. Your kids will enjoy a variety of fun, interactive and co-operative activities each day. Activities vary based on the interests of the children, and may include sports, arts and crafts, drama and outdoor activities.
Ages: 4 – 12 years Camp Hours: 7:30 am – 5:00 pm (programmed time begins at 9am) *No late pick up available*
Sample Schedule from 2016:
Monday - Super Hero Theme
Tuesday – Swim To Survive & Head to Galaxy Cinemas this afternoon to see a movie (Zootopia if available)
Wednesday – Swim to Survive (details below) & Under The Sea Theme *SUBWAY DAY !
*Subway Day: $4 for a 6” sub *pay @ registration (6” turkey, ham or veggie sub on whole wheat bun – limited toppings). Order form must be completed at the time of registration. No late orders can be accepted.
Thursday – Swim To Survive (details below) & Happy Birthday Theme
Friday – Tobogganing and Outdoor Fun at Harrison Park (bring a sled); bus leaves the Y at 9:15am & LEGO Theme
Children ages 6+ must be able to pass the swim test in order to swim during the camp day.
Children under 6 years of age will not be swimming and alternate programming is planned for them during swim time.
Campers ages 6 and up have the opportunity to participate in the Lifesaving Society’s Swim to Survive program! Swim to Survive teaches essentials needed to survive an unexpected fall into deep water - an important first step to being safe around water. Skills include: roll into deep water, tread water for 1 minute, swim 50m. These lessons will be held on Monday, Wednesday AND Thursday during the camp day.
Registration is required: contact YMCA Membership Services at 519.376.0484 or visit the Membership Desk at the YMCA Health, Fitness & Aquatics facility, 700 10th St. E.