SUMMER STARS DAY CAMP

July 6th - August 28th, 2020

The RARITAN BAY AREA YMCA provides a safe, affordable, and fun day camp for preschool, elementary school, and middle school youth. The camp experience is one of wonder and exploration. Camp is packed with activities that fill summer days and offer independence and adventure. At camp, kids live and learn the values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Campers and CITs will be provided a healthy lunch and snack daily.

SUMMER STARS DAY CAMP   Ages 3-12

WHEN: Mon-Fri, 8:30am-4:00pm    *8-weeks, July 6th - August 28th

LOCATION: Preschool - The Y's Early Learning Center
                   280 Maple Street, Perth Amboy, NJ

                   School Age - The Y 
                   357 New Brunswick Avenue, Perth Amboy, NJ

FEES**: Registration: $30.00
              Weekly Fee: $150.00/Member
                                 $170.00/Community-member

15% sibling savings & financial assistance available. Sibling savings does not apply to Before & Aftercare. 3rd party subsidy accepted. **The Y believes that cost should never deter someone from attending our programs. For this reason we offer financial assistance to those in need, for more information please contact Jennifer Roche, 732.442.3632 ext. 6513.

Day Camp Contacts
YMCA- Marivel Ramirez: 732.442.3632 ext. 6512


Youth Leaders & Junior Counselor In Training

YOUTH LEADERSHIP PROGRAM       Pre-teens age 13

Youth Leaders In Training is an exclusive program designed to give selected students (13 years of age) an innovative summer program that focuses on leadership training, teamwork, self-government, and volunteer opportunity to help build confidence – and connections. Youth Leaders In Training consists of leadership training and actual work experience with a small group of campers under the supervision of a YMCA staff person. The program will give youth the opportunity to take the roles as leaders while in the Summer Day Camp. Your child will:

  • Meet other youth
  • Build new skills
  • Participate in your community programming
  • Plan for the future 
  • Obtain innovative skills through Public Speaking
JUNIOR COUNSELOR IN TRAINING    Teens ages 14-15

The Junior Counselor in Training Program is designed to give selected students (14-15 years of age, grades 8 thru 10) the opportunity to learn and develop leadership and program skills while in the Summer Day Camp Program. This program is for those students who are interested in learning about leadership and responsibility. The program consists of training and actual work experience with a small group of campers under the supervision of a YMCA staff person. Maturity and a sincere desire to work with children are essential.

All participants have the opportunity to shadow our Day Camp leaders and develop leadership skills. Space is limited.

FEE: Scholarships Available

Youth Leader & Junior CIT Contact
Marivel Ramirez: 732.442.3632 ext. 6512


DOCUMENTS:

 

Summer Camp Application

Assumption of Risk Liability Waiver

Summer Camp Parent Handbook

Summer Camp Weekly Charge Authorization Form

Summer Camp Food Allergy Form

Summer Camp Life Saving Medication Disclosure Memo