Summer Daycare Adventure Camps


Thank you for a great Summer!! See you Summer 2018!!

**Currently confirming 2018 camp schedule. Please check back.

Camp Big-E-Nuf - Ages 3-5 (Full and Half-day Camp)
Camp Hop the Gap - Ages 6-11 (Full-day Camp)

Registration for 2018:


Full-day camps are held weekdays from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm and will include field trips and swimming throughout the week. Adventures will be adapted for age groups within the full-day camps. Cost of camp includes a t-shirt, 2 snacks daily, lunch and admission fees for field trips. Before/aftercare is available 6:00 - 9:00 am and/or 4:00 - 5:30 pm at additional cost of $30.00 for the week per child. (Full-day only.)
Half-day camps will be held from 9:00 - noon and will include local adventures and guest speakers. Swimming is not included with the half-day camps. Cost of camp includes a t-shirt and 1 snack daily.

Each week will be a different theme.(See below) and full-day camps will take a weekly field trip.
Camps will be a "No Electronic Zone". Campers are to leave tablets, iPods, and other electronics at home. If a camper has to have a cell phone with them it will have to be stowed away and he or she will be able to use it after camp.
Campers must bring own sunscreen and lip balm sunscreen. Please send a labeled water bottle daily. Sneakers should be worn daily. Flip-flops for swimming only.


**Camps require a $10.00 non-refundable deposit per child to hold spot for each week attending (Attending all 8 weeks = $80.00 per child). Deposit will be applied to camp rate. Remaining balance is due the Thursday prior to camp week. Payment not made by this day will be charged a $20.00 late fee.

2017 "Hop the Gap" Full-day Camp for Children Ages 6-11 years (Must have completed Kindergarten):
Members: $120.00 per week for full-day
Non-members: $150 per week for full-day

2017 Camp "Big-E-Nuf" for children ages 3-5 years. (Not yet entered Kindergarten) Campers must be potty trained.
$120.00 per week for full-day
$60 per week for half-day
$150 per week for full-day
$80.00 per week for half-day

** Additional child attending same week of camp - discount = 10% off camp cost.
** Youth Summer Membership 2017 rate: $60.00 (as of June 1st)


Swim Days:
"Hop the Gap" will swim on Tuesday/Thursday
"Big-E-Nuf" will swim on Wednesday/Friday (Full-day camp)

WEEK 1: June 19th - 23rd
Old Fashioned Camp:

Hop-The-Gap: This week we start off with good ol' fashioned camp activities. The Y Campers will be creating crafts, exploring, singing camp songs, playing, making friends - all in a fun, relaxed environment. We'll visit the Kinzua Bridge/Viaduct on Wednesday and Jakes Rocks Trail and Kinzua Beach on Friday.
Big-E-Nuf: Campers will experience camp songs, dramatic play and a field trip to the Enchanted Playground in Kane, PA on Thursday.

WEEK 2: June 26th - 30th
Time Traveler Camp:

Hop-The-Gap: The Y Campers will learn about different eras in time and how people lived, ate, worked and dressed. Full-day Campers will swim and take a field trip to Reg Lenna and Allen Park Playground in Jamestown, NY on Wednesday and a trip to Drake's Well in Titusville, PA on Friday.
Big-E-Nuf: Field trip will be to Erie Children's Museum in Erie, PA on Tuesday.

WEEK 3: July 3rd - 7th
Fantasy Camp
Hop-The-Gap: Imaginations will run away with the campers as they have the best week ever! Celebrations, dancing, singing and all around FUN! Field trip will be to the Behrend Planetarium and Waldmere Water Park in Erie, PA on Wednesday with the bus leaving promptly at 8:00 am and return by 5:00 pm. On Friday campers will enjoy a trip to SkyZone in Buffalo, NY. All participants going to Skyzone MUST have an electronic waiver signed at least 24 hours prior to visit. Please access waiver via this link: There will be NO camp on Tuesday, July 4th. Cost is prorated.
Big-E-Nuf: Campers field trip will be to the Safety & Educational Village in Ashville, NY on Thursday. No camp on July 4th. Cost is prorated.

WEEK 4: July 10th - 14th
Music & Create:

Hop-The-Gap: Campers will enjoy learning about music genres and famous artists. It may be messy creating art but we will SING the entire time! Field trips will be to the Porch Music Store in Franklin, PA on Wednesday and Sculpture Park in Ellicotville, NY on Friday.
Big-E-Nuf: Field trip TBA

WEEK 5: July 17th - 21st
Nature Camp:

Hop-The-Gap: Campers will be exploring Nature and all the beautiful areas surrounding us. Birds, bees, flowers and trees! There will be a trip to Chapman Dam on Wednesday for a day of hiking, exploring and swimming and a trip to the Barcelona Beach Lighthouse in Westfield, NYon Friday.
Big-E-Nuf: Field trip will be to the Audubon Society in Jamestown, NY on Tuesday as well as a trip to the Titusville Train on Thursday with the bus leaving at 9:00 am and returning at 5:30 pm

WEEK 6: July 24th - 28th:
Air & Space Camp:

Hop-The-Gap: All campers will experience the air and space around us. There will be a trip to the Lucille Wright Air Museum & Bergman Park in Jamestown, NY on Wednesday and on Friday there will be a full day trip to Penn's Caves, Centre Hall, PA with the bus leaving promptly at 8:00 am and returning by 5:00 pm)
Big-E-Nuf: Field trip will be to the Warren Fish Hatchery on Tuesday.

WEEK 7 July 31st - August 4th
Sports Camp:

Hop-The-Gap: Learning a sport is beneficial to a healthy life, so we will learn about many different sports this week while visiting Camp Olmsted in Scandia, PA every day. Bus will leave the Y at 9:00 am and return at 4:00pm. Keep on moving!
Big-E-Nuf: Field trip to Camp Olmstead on Tuesday.

WEEK 8: August 7th - 11th
Into the Wild:

Hop-The-Gap: Outside we will be! Here, there and everywhere! Trails, swimming, exploring places that are old & new! A field trip to Cooks Forest for hiking/Fire Tower on Wednesday and a trip to Living Treasures Animal Park in New Castle, PA on Friday with the bus leaving at 8:00 am and returning by 5:00 pm.
Big-E-Nuf: Field trip to Wild Woods Animal Park in Cherry Grove, Pa on Tuesday.

For additional information about our Summer Day Care Camps, please contact Amy Carlson, Childcare Coordinator at 814-726-0110, ext. 112 or email

The Warren County YMCA is a DPW State licensed facility and is a Keystone Star 3 Facility.