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

y explorers PM HALF DAY

Y EXPLORERS PM HALF DAY PROGRAM IS SPECIALLY DESIGNED FOR KIDS ENTERING 1ST-6TH GRADE

Online registration now open! On the registration page, select School Age Programs.

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! 

 

LOCATION

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Located in the YMCA, south entrance)

1608 North Washington Street, Bismarck

 

PROGRAM DURATION

June 3-July 19

Refer to Weekly Y Explorers or Day Camp/Camp Nakota for camp options after July 19

 

TIME

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

 

MONTHLY RATES

Members: $295

Non-Members: $328

$65 non-refundable Registration Fee due at time of registration

August prorated through Friday, July 19, 2019

Cancellations: A 30-day notice is required to withdraw from YDC programming. Families are financially responsible for tuition for the 30 day period.  Program cancellations must be made through the School Age Program Director.

 

Y EXPLORERS WEEKLY THEMES

June 3-7: Shipwrecked

June 10-14: Island Wildlife

June 17-21: Ocean Adventures 

June 24-28: Island Olympics

July 1-5: Surfin Safari (closed July 4th) 

July 8-12: Treasure Island

July 15-19: Hawaiian Hullabaloo

 

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 2019 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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