Summer Camp at the West Side YMCA
YMCA CAMP. WHERE KIDS GO TO GROW.
We offer a variety of day camp programs for youth. Programs are offered The West Side YMCA Summer Day Camp operates out of the West Side YMCA and the Grosvenor Neighborhood House YMCA. We also use offsite facilities such as local parks and schools to conduct Day Camp activity.
All campers must pre-register to attend camp by completing camp forms and paying a deposit for each week of camp.
For dates, rates and full descriptions of our camps, please view our Day Camp Guide.
- KINDER CAMP (Ages 3.6-6)
- DAY CAMP (Ages 5.5-11)
- SPORTS CAMP (Ages 7-12)
- TEEN CAMP (Ages 12-14)
- ARTS CAMP (Ages 6-12)
- GROSVENOR HOUSE YMCA KINDER CAMP (Ages 4-5.5)
- GROSVENOR HOUSE YMCA DAY CAMP (Ages 5.5-11.5)
Some Quick Reminders
We invite you to take advantage of our 10% Early Bird Special or 10% Sibling Discounts. Please note that discounts cannot be combined.
We require a $75 deposit per week of camp/$150 per 2-week session. Our camps are structured in 2-week sessions. We encourage you to sign up for two successive weeks whenever possible. If this is not feasible, you are welcome to enroll in any combination of weeks you choose.
The deadline for financial aid is April 1st. We will do our best to accommodate all applications, but cannot guarantee awards for applications received after the April 1st deadline.
For any families interested in adding, dropping, or switching their camp weeks, they will need to fill out an official CHANGE FORM. These forms are available from Camp Directors and the Membership Desk.
There will be no refunds given after Summer Camp begins. If you sign up for certain weeks of camp and your plans change once the summer starts, we will not be able to offer a refund.
We encourage you to purchase a family or youth membership at the Y to enjoy discounted camp rates. In order to receive the discount, you must purchase your Y Membership before or at the time of camp enrollment. Camp fees will not be adjusted retroactively.
If you choose to sign up to have your camp fees auto-drafted from you credit card on June 15th and July 15th, this will be done with the one credit card you keep on file with the YMCA. We are not able to keep multiple credit cards on file.
Please join us for Camp Orientation to learn more about what the summer has in store on either June 3rd or June 18th.