YMCA Camps: Kids can stay local or sleep-away at Y-Camps
2010-05-28 · By Editor
A variety of Day Camps will be available this Summer at Fairfield, Lakewood, Los Altos, and Los Cerritos YMCA’s.
Character development, leadership, social development, adventure and fun! Specialty camps, Aquatic camps and Sports camps are planned at select YMCA locations in the Long Beach area with age-appropriate activities for children in grades kindergarten through Eighth.
Trained leaders will lead kids in a series wonderful summer activities including field trips, swimming, amusement parks, beaches, museum visits, roller-skating, and a tremendous amount of fun and laughter. Session dates vary according to YMCA branch. The links below offer additional details about each camp.
Early registration is encouraged because space in the summer day camps is limited.
Specialty Day Camps at Lakewood YMCA
Dance Camp, Sports Camps (hockey, basketball, soccer and more) and Tiny Tumbling Camp – offered at Lakewood YMCA
Swim Camp: Splashers at Los Altos
The Splashers Day Camp targets two ages groupd K-3rd and 4th-6th grade. Splashers offers daily swim lessons and children engage in organized sports, arts and crafts and team building activities daily. Field trips iculde mini trips to local beaches, parks and one major field trip per week.
Sleep-away Summer Camp – Camp Oakes
Sign up for a fun filled week in the mountains at YMCA Camp Oakes at any of our branch locations.
Sleep-away Summer Camp – Camp Fox
Located on beautiful Catalina Island, Camp Fox is perfect for young teens who enjoy water sports. Campers can participate in just about every water sport available, including water skiing, boating, snorleling, scuba diving, sailing, swimming and fishing. You can also enjoy volleyball, basketball and good old “hanging out in the sun”. Sign up through the Los Altos YMCA.
Teens will hike, fish, kayak, and camp in tents at Lake Alpine in the Stanislaus National Forest in addition to whitewater rafting a full day on the South Fork of the American River. An adventure of a lifetime. Offered through the Los Altos YMCA.
Kids Night Out at the Los Altos and Lakewood YMCA’s. Many different themes throughout the year. Dinner and Breakfast are included in the cost of some of the event. Your kids will enjoy such activities as swimming, games, movies, crafts, and all sorts of fun!!
Ballet Day Camp
Explore the world of music and motion through traditional ballet. Ballet brings together fundamental dance instruction with customs, props, and music. Children ages 5-10 are welcome. Available at Los Altos YMCA.
Kids Art Program
Available at Los Altos YMCA.
All staff are trained under ACA guidelines and all camps meet ACA guidelines and are annually inspected.