Day Camp at Harlem YMCA

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We offer a variety day camp programs for youth. Programs are offered at the Harlem Y, located at 180 West 135th Street.

All campers must pre-register to attend camp by completing camp forms and paying a deposit for each week of camp.

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  • Kinder Camp: (Ages 3-4)  Campers will participate in camp songs, arts & crafts, music, sports, instructional swimming, academic fundamentals, storytelling, and more. Participants will learn and explore through various means of socialization and integration.
  • Adventure Camp: (Ages 5-12)   In this camp, participants will be engaged in instructional swimming, arts & crafts, academic enrichment, field trips, character development, sports and health & wellness, and much more.

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Players will perfect their dribbling, passing, shooting, defense, and offense skills according to their level of expertise.  Academics, team work, and life skills will be incorporated throughout the sessions in order to enhance each camper as a whole.
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TEEN CAMP (Ages 13-16)
This camp focuses on character development and bringing out the potential in our future leaders. Teens will develop their communication skills, leadership, and public speaking skills through various exercises and experiences. Teens will also particpate in traditional camp fun with instructional swimming, sports, health and wellness, and team building.
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SWIM CAMP (Ages 8-12)
From guppies to piranhas and dolphins to sharks…there is always a place for your child in Swim Camp! Swim Camp focuses on our campers’ individual development as swimmers.  Instruction is formatted in a dynamic way to help swimmers of diverse levels and ages achieve their swimming potential by teaching them mental, physical, and technical skills as well as water safety.
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For more information about camp, contact Caroline Sanchez, Youth and Family Director at or 212.912.2167.