Week 1

SUMMER CAMPS - WEEK 1: 6/24 - 6/28



Busy Bees (PRESCHOOL)

BH | WK: A-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 3-5 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $320 | REG: $340

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Make new friends, enjoy swimming twice a week, arts and crafts, STEM, story time, sports, group games, local field trips, special events and more! Must be 3 years old by June 1, 2019 and fully toilet trained. Counselor to camper ratio is 1:6.

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*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


CAMP CANNUNDUS (Traditional)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 5-13 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $310 | REG: $330

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

Making friends, learning new skills, understanding more about the natural world and each other is what Camp Cannundus is all about. Hosted at the Watchung Reservation, each day offers many enjoyable activities to choose from including arts and crafts, nature, games and swimming at the Summit YMCA. Cannundus campers participate in theme days every Tuesday and go on trips every Thursday.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Camp Lagoon - Highland (Traditional)

BH | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 5-8 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $365 | REG: $385

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Camp Lagoon and Camp Highland have merged together (campers will still be grouped by age). In addition to games, arts and crafts and field trips to local attractions, campers will swim everyday (except on scheduled trip days) and participate in swimming lessons once a week. Field trips may include state parks, sporting events, movies, mini-golf and more. Trip schedules will be released March 2019.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Camp-A-Palooza (TRADITIONAL)

SU | WK: A,1,3,5,7,9,B | 9AM-4PM | Ages 5-8 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $295 | REG: $315

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Does your camper prefer the great indoors? Come celebrate summer with a full day of specialty camp options available at the Summit YMCA. Campers will build, create arts and crafts, explore S.T.E.A.M. experiments, play games as well as take local walking trips to the playground and downtown Summit.


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Crazy Chemworks - Mad Science (SPECIALTY)

SU | WK: 1 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 6-10
EBP (ENDS 2/28): $295 | REG: $315

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Campers will have a blast shaking up a flask of fun in the lab and becoming a junior chemist! Learn to recognize chemical reactions by mixing up reactive ingredients for sensational results. Check out the colors of chemistry with the power of pH paper. Probe the properties of light and discover the unusual applications of glow-in-the-dark technology. Take home projects include a reaction tube kit, atomic coins, slippery slime, Professor Beakerdude and more!


Food Magicians (SPECIALTY)

bh | WK: 1 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 5-8
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $210 | REG: $230

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

This week will turn your camper into a food magician! Using edible science, we will explore delicious chemical reactions. Campers will measure and mix and watch their food grow and shrink and take on new shapes. Playing with your food has never been so much fun!

*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Jr Engineering LEVEL 2 - Bricks 4 Kidz (SPECIALTY)

BH | WK: 1 | 9AM-12PM | AGES 8-12
EBP (ENDS 2/28): $330 | REG: $350

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Students are captivated in this super fun and hands-on class as we explore various STEM projects, create exciting gadgets, learn the basics of electricity, build a circuit, construct an electromagnet, discover marvelous machines and how they make work and life more efficient! The knowledge and learning experience from this class not only helps students build a strong foundation in STEM, but also strengthens their critical thinking and problem-solving skills.


LEADER IN TRAINING (TEEN)

WR | WK: 1-8 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 14-16
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $195 | REG: $215

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

Our Leader in Training (LIT) program is a great opportunity for campers to improve leadership skills, learn how to work with children of all ages and have fun at the same time. LIT’s will receive weekly leadership lectures, staff training and performance evaluations. LIT’s will accompany and assist Camp Cannundus on weekly trips. All LIT’s gain the potential to apply for and earn a future position at the SAY summer camps.


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Remote Control LEGO® Mania - Bricks 4 Kidz (SPECIALTY)

SU | WK: 1 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 6-10 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $295 | REG: $315

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Making it move is the name of the game here! Kids love seeing their using LEGO® remote controls creations in motion. Each day, campers will create dynamic vehicles, inventions, machines & more. Campers gain understanding of basic working principles for many ingenious devices that are part of our daily lives and earn how to magnify, diminish and redirect force to move objects at different speeds and in different directions. 


Specialty Sidekick (SPECIALTY)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 12PM-4PM | Ages 5-14 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $170 | REG: $190

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

The perfect afternoon compliment to any morning specialty camp! Sidekick campers join Camp Cannundus at the Watchung Reservation for a half day of activities outdoors. Making friends, learning new skills and enjoying the outdoors is what Camp Cannundus is all about. Each day offers activities to choose from including arts and crafts, nature, games and swimming twice a week at the Summit YMCA.  

Please note: Specialty Sidekick is available as an add-on only to campers enrolled in our half day morning specialty camps. Transportation for Specialty Sidekick is included between campsites.

*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


Sports Camp (TRADITIONAL)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 6-10
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $310 | REG: $330

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

Designed for the sports enthusiast and using the Y Super Sports Model, campers will develop fundamental athletic skills and techniques for a variety of sporting activities, while learning the value of teamwork, sportsmanship and fair play. Camp is held outdoors at the Watchung Reservation and each day includes drills, skill development, learning the rules, game time & open play. Sports camp partakes in field trips to local sporting events and we occasionally may have a visit from the Jr. NBA.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


TEEN TREK (TEEN)

WR | WK: 1-9 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 11-14 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $405 | REG: $425

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

Teen Trek is one of our most popular camps, where teens enjoy daily excursions to New York, New Jersey & Pennsylvania for adventure, cultural awareness, the deconstruction of comfort zones, new friends and lots of fun! Last year's trips included Seven Presidents Beach, Six Flags, Camel Beach Water Park, High Point State Park, Round Valley, Dorney Park, Bushkill Falls, Laser One, Delaware River and Dave & Busters, to name a few. Trip schedules will be available March 2019.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*This camp is eligible for the Camp More Save More Program - ENJOY MORE CAMP FOR LESS! 


The Summit Area YMCA offers over 50+ unique camp options to ensure your child has every opportunity to enjoy the best possible summer camp experience ever!  

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Contacts

  • Kelly McHugh

    • Program Director, Child Care & Camp
      • Berkeley Heights YMCA
    • (908) 464-8301 Ext. 2027
  • Deb Graisser

    • Business Manager, Childcare & Camp
      • Association Services
    • (908) 738-2165