Weekly themes

Trip/Special Events

Week #1

June 27 - July 1

Party in the USA! Ditch the bookbag and the pencils!  It’s about to happen–summertime fun!  We’ll start things off right with no thinking, just plain ol’ fun, playing summer camp games and activities. We’ll just dip in the pool, play a game of corn hole or two, run around, and just enjoy NOT having to do work.


Special Event: Family BBQ 

Week #2 July 5 - July 8

Mad Science Week Welcome young scientists to a week that will be full of awesome and messy experiments. Let the YMCA become your laboratory, conduct experiments, bust myths and test theories.  


Special Event: GIZMO Show                   

Trip: Connecticut Science Center

Week #3 July 11 - July 15

Superhero Week Calling all superheroes! We need you and your talents to help save the day.  As we join forces, we’ll enhance our super abilities.  We engage in superhero arts & crafts, games and, most important, training.  Be sure to bring your cape as we practice our flying ability too!


Trip: IFLY Westchester

Week #4 July 18 - July 22  

Adventure Week Take a walk on the wild side! Spend the week exploring your natural surroundings, whether it’s a city park, farm or wetland trails. Unleash your imagination with fun crafts projects and wacky outdoor fun and learn more about the wild lands of Westchester and NYC.


Trips: Stamford Museum & Nature Center (Discovery / Adventure)
Boundless Adventures (Explorer/Teen)

Week #5 July 25 - July 29

Splish Splash Week Summer is no better time than to spend time at the pool, play with water balloons and get wet! We’ll  cool off with a variety of water ball games and activities in the pool and on the field.   Make sure you come with your swimsuit!


Trip: Quassy Amusement & Water Park

Week #6 Aug 1 - Aug 5

Building and Engineering Week You’ll get your “Engineer On!” this week.  You’ll work  together with a team of other dedicated engineers to problem solve and use your critical thinking skills to design, construct and create a number of engineering activities and projects using a variety of building sets such as LEGOS, straws, connectors and more!  


Special Event: Westchester Children’s Museum

Trip: Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Week #7 Aug 8 - Aug 12

Lights, Camera & A-C-T-I-O-N! It’s Showtime!!!  We are calling all campers to the stage.   We’ll weave creative camp activities with the performing arts to create an Oscar-winning experience.  So if you like to act, sing, dance, or tell jokes, then this will be your time to shine!  


Special Event: Westchester Circus Arts - Pop Up Circus/Interactive show

Trips: Gazillion Bubble Show (Discovery/Adventure)

Medieval Times (Explorer/Teen)
Week #8 Aug 15 - Aug 19

International Carnival Step right up ladies and gentlemen!  We’ll enjoy the lure of carnival life as we prepare for the big event.  We’ll create interactive games, challenges and fun art designs. Just like in famous carnivals around the world, we’ll party as we come closer to the end of summer.  We’ll have outdoor entertainment, including fun Inflatables, live DJ, dancing, delicious treats & games that will knock you off your feet. 


Special Event: Camp Carnival 

Week #9 Aug 22 - Aug 26  

Aloha Summer Let’s go out in style!! Campers will relive some of their greatest memories of summer. We’ll take the island attitude of taking it easy as we make this the best week of camp. Aloha summer!


Trips: Bowling, Wilson Woods Wave pool