Summer Camps | Y Explorers Camp Education Half Day Program: Entering 1st-6th Grade

y explorers Camp EdVENTURE

Y EXPLORERS CAMP EDVENTURE IS A HALF DAY SCHOOL AGE PROGRAM SPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR KIDS ENTERING 1ST-6TH GRADE.

WHAT’S UNIQUE ABOUT A Y SUMMER?

Taking a break from school does not mean kids development is on vacation. Y Explorers offers participants fun and
educational experiences through weekly themes and daily activities that focus on achievement, relationships and
belonging. Come join us for the best summer ever! 

SUMMER 2018 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN ONLINE!

Ready to register?  Click here!

LOCATION

Program meets at the YDC (main YMCA, south entrance). 

Transportation to the Y is the responsibility of the parents/guardian.

 

PROGRAM DURATION

June 4-July 18

Refer to Weekly Y Explorers or Day Camp/Camp Nakota for camp options after July 18

 

TIME

12:30-5:30pm daily, closed July 4

 

MONTHLY RATES

$295 Y Members / $328 Non-Members, July prorated through 7/18/18

$65 Registration Fee due at time of registration

Summer Membership special for Camp Participants opens Monday, March 26th at the Y.  Sign up for a summer membership before you register for camp and save on your summer camp fees!

Youth Summer Membership (ages 0-8): $60 

Student Summer Memberships (ages 10-18): $81

 

Y EXPLORERS WEEKLY THEMES

June 4-8: Y Explorers 

June 11-15: North Dakota 

June 18-22: Wacky Water Week 

June 25-29: Art Inspiration 

July 2-6: The Great Outdoors (closed July 4) 

July 9-13: Sports Galore 

July 16-18: Water-Pooloza 

 

DAILY SCHEDULE

12:30-1:00pm LUNCH: Campers have lunch and participate in songs, large group games (sack lunch will need to be brought from home)

1:00-2:00pm POWER UP: Campers pick activity of their choice, field trips

2:00-3:30pm PLUG IN: small groups work on various activities, skill development, games, STEM activities or field trips

3:30-3:50pm HUDDLE: small groups meet with counselor, discuss theme and core value for the day

3:50-4:00pm CLOSING CEREMONY: camp assembly, reflection activity, announcements for next day

4:00-5:30pm PM EXTENDED DAY

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Mary Bowman, School Age Director

701-751-9773

mary.bowman@bismarckymca.org

 

QUICK LINKS

Summer 2018 Parent Handbook

Required Participant Paperwork - please email completed forms to ycamps@bismarckymca.org AFTER you have registered online.  Submitting completed paperwork prior to registration does NOT secure your child's registration and will not be accepted. Forms must be downloaded to enable electronic signatures.





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