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 12 weeks of full-day camp, May 26 - August 14, for kids ages 5-15.
 

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Camps We Offer:

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.

Members $35/week, Non-members $50/week

Camp hours: 9 am to 4:30 pm
(Fun Club 6:30 - 9 am and/or 4:30 - 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 $135/week, Non-members $175/week

Weekly Themes:

  • May 26 - 29: Spirit Week
  • June 1 - 5: Space Jam
  • June 8 - 12: Y-Circus
  • June 15 - 19: STEAM
  • June 22 - 26: Time Warp
  • June 29 - July 3: Red, Y & Blue
  • July 6 - 10: Backyard Bash
  • July 13 - 17: A Year of Holidays
  • July 20 - 24: Splashtacular
  • July 27 - 31: Adventureland
  • August 3 - 7: World Explorers
  • August 10 - 14: Go for the Gold

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

Camps are designed around interests such as swimming, science, sports, cooking, arts and more! Group sizes may be smaller, and activities may be located indoors or outdoors depending on the special interest. Campers will participate in their special interest activities until noon, and then in traditional camp activities from noon to 4 pm.
Download a copy of our Special Interest camp themes and descriptions.

Members beginning at $165/week, Non-members beginning at $205/week

Camp Options:

  • June 1 - 5: D.I... Y! (ages 6 - 12)
     
  • June 8 - 12: Block Party (ages 6-12)
     
  • June 15 - 19: Drama/Fashionists (ages 6 - 12)
                       All Things Baking (ages 8-12)
     
  • June 22 - 26: Mess Lab (ages 6 - 12)
                      Waterpark Mania (ages 8-12)
     
  • June 29 - July 3: Gaming (ages 6 - 12)
     
  • July 6 - 10: Move It. Shake It. (ages 6 - 12)
                    Cooking (ages 8-12)
     
  • July 13 - 17: Cheer (ages 6 - 12)
                     Waterpark Mania (ages 8-12)
     
  • July 20 - 24: Tour de Lou (ages 8 - 12)
     
  • July 27 - 31: Adventurers Jr. Edition (ages 6 - 12)
     
  • August 3 - 7: Icing on the Cake (ages 6 - 12)
                       Waterpark Mania (ages 8-12)

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

A fun-filled week of gymnastics, swimming, and arts and crafts. With individualized instruction on each apparatus and skill-level placement, your gymnasts are sure to have a great week!

Members $150/week, Non-members $190/week

Offered weekly from May 26 - August 14

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

Camp will spend their day immersed in a specific sport learning fundamental skills and then applying those skills in a game setting. Focus is on introducing and/or improving skills for each sport with an emphasis on individual skill development, teamwork, and building self-confidence in an environment that encourages having fun and making friends. Campers will participate in their special interest activities until noon, and then in traditional camp activities from noon to 4 pm.
Download a copy of our sports camp themes and descriptions.

Members beginning at $150/week, Non-members beginning at $190/week

Camp Options:

  • June 1 - 5: Sports Galore
  • June 8 - 12: Yard Games
  • June 15 - 19: Soccer
  • June 22 - 26: Basketball
  • June 29 - July 3: Flag Football/Rugby
  • July 6 - 10: Golf
  • July 13 - 17: Floor Hockey
  • July 20 - 24: Baseball
  • July 27 - 31: Alternative Sports
  • August 3 - 7: Outdoor Sports

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

We will focus on one stroke each day to develop a well-rounded and proficient swimmer. Water stamina and endurance will be developed through drills and stroke introduction, while campers practice a variety of games and water sports. Counselors will introduce basic springboard diving, skills leading to Water Polo and Synchronized Swimming. An out-of-the-water break will be taken each day. Camp theme: H20 GO!

Members beginning at $150/week, Non-members beginning at $190/week

Offered weekly from May 26 - August 14

Camp hours: 9 am - 4:30 pm
(Fun Club 6:30 - 9 am and/or 4:30 - 6 pm)
Download a copy of our teen camp themes and descriptions.

Tween/Teen Camps (ages 12-15)

  • June 22 - 26: 5 @ Six Flags
  • July 6 - 10: Cooking
  • July 13 - 17: Waterpark Extreme
  • July 20 - 24: Tour de Lou Sr. Edition
  • July 27-31: Adventurers Sr. Edition

Members beginning at $240/week, Non-members beginning at $280/week

Counselor in Training (ages 14-17)

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 are due April 10, 2020. ( Applications that are incomplete or sent after this date will not be accepted.)

Download the CIT Application

 

Contact Us With Your Camp Questions

Location:
Mid-County Family YMCA
1900 Urban Drive
Brentwood, MO 63144
314-962-9450

Childcare Director
Jacob Nelson

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!

Thursday, May 21
6-7 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.