Let the adventure begin!

Whether your child is interested in exploring, creating, competing or learning, Summer Day Camp at the Y offers the perfect solution. We provide a safe experience for kids to learn new skills, build self-confidence, make lasting friendships, and above all, have fun! 

The Y offers 11 weeks of full-day camp, June 1 - August 14, for kids ages 5-13.

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Summer is right around the corner - 10% OFF*
Sign up between March 1-31

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* Savings can be applied to a total of three weeks per child, per summer. Discount will be applied when you register in person at the branch. If registering online, the Camp Registrar will notify you through confirmation email the discount has been applied. Not all camps are eligible for discount. Camp deposit required upon registration. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Does not apply to Camp Lakewood, C.I.T., or Fun Club extended care.

Camps We Offer:

Camp hours: 9 am to 4 pm
(Fun Club 6:30 - 9 am and/or 4 - 6 pm)

School-age campers will be grouped by grade level they will enter in the fall. Campers explore nature, participate in group games, swim and attend field trips. Download a copy of our traditional camp themes and descriptions.

Members $110/week, Non-members $130/week

Weekly Themes:
June 1 - 5; Friends Forever
June 8 - 12; Aqua Adventure
June 15 - 19; Color Me Crazy
June 22 - 26; Sports Buffet
June 29 - July 3; Living in America
July 6 - 10; Ooey Gooey Week
July 13 - 17; Fun & Fitness
July 20 - 24; If You Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the Kitchen
July 27 - 31; Everyboy is a Star!
August 3 - 7; Game On
August 10 -14; Variety Pack

Fun Club, the Y's Before & After Camp Care, is available as an add-on to all camps, at an additional fee. Fun Club allows campers to arrive as early as 6:30 am and/or stay as late as 6 pm.

Fun club prices:
AM $15/week
PM  $15/week
Both AM & PM $20/week

CITs are provided first-hand experience working with campers and the opportunity to cultivate skills and knowledge in the day camp setting. CITs are selected through an application and interview process. Training and a 4-week commitment are required if selected. Space is limited. Applications will
be available in January 2020, and are due April 13, 2020.

Contact Us With Your Camp Questions

Bayer YMCA
5555 Page Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63112

Director of Child Care Services
Sharon R. Holbrooks

Camp Registrar
DeAnna Nash


Registration Forms & Information

Camp Meet 'n Greet

Parents of new and returning campers are highly encouraged to attend our Meet 'n Greet. Important information will be shared to ensure your camper will be prepared and have a positive first experience. Parents will also have the opportunity to meet the camp staff and ask specific questions. We encourage you to bring the family!

May 23, 2020
12 pm

Camp Lakewood – Our Overnight Camp!

Take the adventure to the next level with our Camp Lakewood overnight camp. With a 360-acre lake and more than 5,000 acres of forest-covered hills, caves, creeks and more, there are many opportunities for natural exploration. Whether it's campfires, swimming, archery, climbing tower, zip line, sports, canoeing, cookouts, fishing, and kayaking every camper delights in waking up with a renewed sense of excitement as to what new activities each day at camp will bring. Y members receive discounts.

Begin Your Career in Child Care

If you have talent, knowledge, and passion for working with children - and you want to work in an organization where you will be rewarded with opportunities to serve, it's time to learn more about what the Gateway Region YMCA has to offer.