Registration Starts: Returning Campers & their siblings: Jan. 8; all campers: Jan. 15
Online Registration at www.ryeycamp.org
The Rye Y staff is busy preparing for a fun and active summer! Campers will gain new abilities, challenge themselves with the unexplored and learn to work with others as a team. Rye YMCA camps are led by a team of fulltime professional directors. The passionate and dedicated summer staff is selected for their strong character, maturity, enthusiasm and commitment to Y values and serve as “Professional Role Models” for campers.
Below are the camp options the Y offers:
Kinder Camp, ages 3-6: Located at the Rye YMCA, Kinder Camp designed to provide each camper with a unique opportunity for growth in a warm, supportive environment. Campers will participate in swimming instruction, arts & crafts, music, sports and much, much more! Campers enjoy the air conditioned Rye Y facility and an outdoor playground area. Half day and Full day options available.
Discovery Camp, Ages 4-13: The Rye Y’s traditional day camp program, located at the Osborn School, features a packed session of daily swim lessons and instructional sports to science, arts, music and much more keep campers engaged and excited every day. Age-appropriate programs allow campers to grow, building upon their progression in each new skill and activity. Full day camp.
Sports Camps, Ages 5-11: Sports camps, located at the Osborn School, are for sports enthusiasts who want to develop both their individual and team skills. The YMCA Youth Super Sports Model is used to help campers learn through the “games approach” method. 4 one-week sports camps are offered: Basketball, Soccer, Baseball & Sports Unlimited. Half and full day options available.
LEGO Camp, Ages 5-11: This hands on camp is for LEGO novices and enthusiasts. Design and build motorized machines, catapults, pyramids, demolition derby cars, and other constructions. Explore concepts in physics and engineering while playing with your favorite creations. Half Day.
Fine Arts Camp, Ages 8-12: Campers develop and expand upon their own creative talents in the arts media including sculpture, composition and design, painting, plaster and mixed media. Full Day.
Gymnastics Camp, Ages 6-14: Beginner to advanced gymnasts are welcome! Drills, games, and teamwork are utilized to build gymnastics skills. The USA Gymnastics Program and the Rye YMCA’s own progressive program are followed. Campers will participate in the Olympic events and tumble trak, mini trampoline, rope climb and much more. Coaches are USA Gymnastics Safety Certified. Full or Half Day.
Teen Adventures, Grades 6-9: The Teen Adventure Camp is designed for campers who like to be on the go! Campers will be off-site just about every day enjoying a variety of great summer destinations. Water parks, campouts, amusement parks, baseball games, NYC attractions, science centers and a ton swimming are just a few of the summer’s highlights. Full Day.
Teen Fitness Camp, ages 12-15: Participants will work indoors and out with Certified Personal Trainers and Sports Nutrition Specialists to achieve individual goals. Activities include swimming, sports, games, strength training, spinning, pilates, agility training and much more. Meets 3 days a week, 9:30am-1:30 pm
For more information about Rye Y Camp, view the camp guide and camp website at www.ryeycamp.org