Summer Day Camps


Camp Big-E-Nuf - Ages 3-5 (Full and/or Half-day Camp)
Camp Hop the Gap - Ages 6-11 (Full-day Camp)

Registration for 2018:

Tuesday, May 1st:
For children currently enrolled in our childcare program
Tuesday, May 8th:
Open enrollment

Hop the Gap/Big-E-Nuf - Full-day camps are held weekdays from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm and will include field trips and swimming throughout the week. Adventures will be adapted for age groups within the full-day camps. Cost of camp includes a t-shirt, entrance to areas on feild trips and supplies for themed weeks. Children need to bring a lunch, nut-free snacks and a refillable water bottle each day. Before/aftercare is available 6:00 - 9:00 am and/or 4:00 - 5:30 pm at additional cost of $30.00 for the week per child. (Full-day only.)

Big-E-Nuf - Half-day camps will be held from 9:00 - 12:00 noon and will include local adventures and guest speakers. Swimming is not included with the half-day camps. Cost of camp includes a t-shirt. Children are encouraged to bring a nut-free snack daily.

Each week will be a different theme.(See below) and full-day camps will take a weekly field trip.
Camps will be a "No Electronic Zone". Campers are to leave tablets, iPods, and other electronics at home. If a camper has to have a cell phone with them it will have to be stowed away and he or she will be able to use it after camp.
Campers must bring own sunscreen and lip balm sunscreen. Please send a labeled water bottle daily. Sneakers should be worn daily. Flip-flops for swimming only.


All registrations for Summer Day Camps are handled through the Child Care office beginning May 1st. To register, contact Amy Carlson, Childcare Coordinator, at 814-726-0110, ext. 112 or email After registration, camp packet is to be picked up June 1st and returned no later than June 8th.

**Camps require a $10.00 deposit per child to hold spot for each week attending (Attending all 9 weeks = $90.00 per child). Deposit will be applied to camp rate and is non-refundable/non-transferable. Remaining balance is due the Thursday prior to camp week. Payment not made by this day will be charged a $20.00 late fee. Payments may be placed in the locked box on the wall to the right of the Front Desk labeled "Day Camp".
No Friday or Monday morning sign-ups will be permitted for that camp week.

Please note: If you receive subsidized child care monies from our local CCIS agency, you will be required to pay the difference in what the CCIS provides and what the YMCA charges in addition to your weekly co-pay.

(Anyone wishing to attend both a Day Camp and a Sports Camp scheduled for the same week will need to pay for both camps. Transportation to and from these camps is the parent's sole responsibility. )

2018 "Hop the Gap" Full-day Camp for Children Ages 6-11 years (Must have completed Kindergarten):

Members: $120.00 per week for full-day
Non-members: $150 per week for full-day

2018 Camp "Big-E-Nuf" Full-day and/or Half-day Camp for children ages 3-5/6 years. (Not yet entered Kindergarten)

$120.00 per week for full-day
$60 per week for half-day
$150 per week for full-day
$80.00 per week for half-day

** Additional child attending same week of camp - discount = 10% off camp cost.
** Youth Summer Membership 2018 rate: $79.00 (as of May 1st)
**Campers must be potty trained


Swim Days:
"Hop the Gap" will swim on Tuesday/Thursday afternoons (weather permitting) at the Warren City Pool
"Big-E-Nuf" (Full-day only) will swim on Wednesday/Friday afternoons at the Warren City Pool

Field Trips: (Full-day)
Field trips will be scheduled for 1 day every camp week.

WEEK 1: June 11th - 15th
Old Fashioned Camp:

Campers will spend this week creating craft, explorings, singing, playing and making friends...all in a FUN way!

WEEK 2: June 18th - 22nd
Explorers Camp:

Exploration begins with questions, so let the asking begin and we will search for some answers! Let your imagination take over!

WEEK 3: June 25th - 29th **Big-E-Nuf is filled for this week.
Creative Camp:
Let's create using music, theatre, dance and art! The end results will be AMAZING!

WEEK 4: July 2nd - 6th (No camp Wednesday, July 4th. Cost will be pro-rated as a 4-day week.)
Fun with Number:

There are only 4 days for this week, so let's make the best of it with some fun NUMBER activities, challenges and creations.

WEEK 5: July 9th - 13th **Big-E-Nuf is filled for this week. **Hop the Gap is filled for this week.
Nature Camp:

We will focus on the Natural things around us this week. Birds, trees, rain, sun, plants and OUTSIDE fun and games for everyone!

WEEK 6: July 16th - 20th: **Big-E-Nuf is filled for this week.
Way Back When Camp:
Campers will explore the past. What were vehicles like many years ago? How did we survive without internet?

WEEK 7 July 23rd - 27th **Big-E-Nuf is filled for this week. **Hop the Gap is filled for this week.
Let's Get Physical Camp:
Outdoor sports will be the focus during this week with plenty of fun, games and art that involves MOVEMENT!

WEEK 8: July 30th - August 3rd
County Fun Camp:

There are many things to enjoy in Warren County and this is the week that campers will enjoy fun creations, trails and activities in our area.

Week 9: August 6th - 10th **Big-E-Nuf is filled for this week. **Hop the Gap is filled for this week.
Harvest Camp:

This week there are garden treasures that will be ready to be picked. Fruits, vegetables, flowers and grains will be the featured items of most activities!:

For additional information about our Summer Adventure Camps or childcare programs, please contact Amy Carlson, Childcare Coordinator at 814-726-0110, ext. 112 or email

The Warren County YMCA is a DPW State licensed facility and is a Keystone Star 3 Facility.