Week 5

SUMMER CAMPS - WEEK 5: 7/22 - 7/26



ADVENTURERS (TRADITIONAL)

TLC | JUL & AUG | 7AM-6PM | Ages 4-7

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Children experience the summer in a fun, supportive environment with experienced nurturing teachers and a full time nurse on duty. Each week the adventures will investigate a new theme in a fun, exciting way that combines activities, special on-site events and field trips. Daily activities include arts and crafts, playground time and water play, swimming at the Summit YMCA, special programs, dance, sports clinics, gardening, hiking, reading and writing, STEAM activities and games.

TLC Camps are full day, month-long camps. Price includes healthy meals (breakfast, lunch, snacks) and any field trips or enrichment programs.


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.

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


*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! 


CULINARY ADVENTURES (SPECIALTY)

SU | WK: 5 | 9AM-12PM | AGES 8-12
EBP (ENDS 2/28): $280 | REG: $300

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Have fun exploring the food scene in the downtown Summit area in this week! Not only will campers get to eat at a variety of amazing local restaurants but they’ll get a complete behind-the-scenes tour and learn kitchen secrets from some of our area’s greatest chefs.

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


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! 


Ninja Warriors (SPECIALTY)

BH | WK: 5 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 6-10 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $210 | REG: $230

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Ninja Warrior camp combines inspiration from the popular TV show American Ninja Warrior along with gym class games. Campers will face challenging obstacles and learn how to blow by them with ease! Ninja Warrior Camp is perfect for children who are looking to have fun, stay active and improve their agility and speed! Ninja Warrior Camp is held indoors at Berkeley Heights YMCA and outdoors at the Watchung Reservation.

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


Red Hot Robots - Mad Science (SPECIALTY)

SU | WK: 5 | 9AM-12PM | Ages 8-12 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $330 | REG: $350

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Join Mad Science and our Radical Robots for a scientific journey through circuitry and sensors. Explore several different types of robots, like ones that follow lines and sounds, robotic arms like the ones you see in the big factories on TV and more. Play robot tag via remote control and build your very own robot to take home!


Slime Art (SPECIALTY)

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

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE

Does your child love the ooey gooey things? Would you prefer they didn’t create them at home? Send them our way to Slime Art Camp! We will create a variety of slime based doughs and mixtures every day in this week long exploration of sticky icky things!

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

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! 


TRAVELERS (Traditional)

WR | WK: 2-8 | 9AM-4PM | Ages 9-10 
*EBP (ENDS 2/28): $350 | REG: $370

REGISTER EXTENDED CARE TRANSPORTATION

Travelers camp is the perfect combination of traditional camp activities, pool days at the BHCP and three days of fun and adventurous trips. Sign up for a week or join us for the whole summer! Every week is different and full of fun! Last summer's trips include Dave & Buster's, Keansburg Amusement Park, Wild West City, Silver Ball Museum & Arcade, Tomahawk Lake, iPlay America, Funplex & Splash Zone, Dorneypark, NYC Freedom Tower, Lake Hopatcong, Castaway Cove Mini Golf, Round Valley, Bounce Factory & Laser Tag and more!

DAILY SCHEDULES TRIPS & THEMES


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


YOUNG EXPLORERS (PRESCHOOL)

TLC | JUL & AUG | 7AM-6PM | Ages 3-4

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The Young Explorers is a first summer experience for preschool children to participate in an encouraging and supportive environment with nurturing teachers and a full time nurse on duty. Each week the explorers will investigate a new theme in a fun, exciting way that combines special activities, on-site events, programs and the occasional field trip. The children will frequent the Summit YMCA for swimming, enjoy daily playground time and water-play.

TLC Camps are full day, month-long camps. Price includes healthy meals (breakfast, lunch, snacks) and any field trips or enrichment programs.

Registration for TLC Summer Camps are only accepted in person at The Learning Circle YMCA.


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, School Age & Camp
      • Summit YMCA
      • The Learning Circle YMCA
    • (908) 273-7040 ext. 5217
  • Deb Graisser

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