YMCA of Greater Louisville

Southwest Family YMCA

2800 Fordhaven Road, Louisville, KY 40214 502 933 9622 Se habla español: 502 813 7950
  • Monday — Thursday 5:00AM - 10:00PM
  • Friday 5:00AM - 9:00PM
  • Saturday — Sunday 7:00AM - 7:00PM

SUMMER DAY CAMP

AGES 6-14

The Southwest Y is excited to offer a summer of fun, friends and adventure! Campers get to spend lots of time enjoying the great outdoors, wonderful weekly themes, activities, field trips and swimming.

SAVE $25 ON SUMMER CAMP WITH PROMO CODE  SUMMER

Use promo code SUMMER to save $25 when you register for camp online! Code valid through March 31, 2019.

WAYS TO SAVE ON SUMMER CAMP

  • Y members save up to $100 a month per child! Join the Y to save and enjoy tons of family fitness and fun this summer!
  • Find out more about reduced rates through our financial assistance program.

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CAMP KICKOFF/PARENT ORIENTATION: MAY 16

May 16; 6 pm-8 pm; Southwest Family YMCA

Parents and children will meet at the Southwest YMCA Pavilion and have a fun night of inflatables and games, while parents receive all camp information and t shirts for the summer. Parents will also get to meet the camp staff that will be with the children and ask any questions they may have. 

SUMMER CAMP DATES & HOURS

June 3-August 13; 7:00 am-6:00 pm

SUMMER CAMP RATES

Did you know a Y membership can save you $10-$25 per child per week on day camp fees? Learn more about membership today!

Registration Fees: $25 per child through April 30; $45 per child beginning May 1

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $135 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $160 per child

SUMMER CAMP WEEKLY THEMES

June 3-7: Sports Spectacular
Campers will spend the week playing some of their favorite sports, and will even have a chance to play in never before seen games created by their counselors. Children can come dressed in their favorite college or pro sports team apparel one day and be ready for a week of healthy sports activity.
June 10-14: Backyard Bonanza: A week of all your favorite outdoor games! Tug-o-war, foursquare, hopscotch, corn hole and more. Campers will participate in nature related crafts and a recycling project to benefit the community.
June 17-21: ZooTopia!: We spend the week learning and playing like our favorite animals of the world! Dress up as your favorite animals as we create our own Southwest ZooTopia! Campers will explore nature and end the week with some animal face painting. 
June 24-28: When I Grow Up:
 What do you want to be when you grow up? A doctor? A cow wrestler? A professional baseball player? Like the saying goes, dress for the job you want!
July 1-5: Party in the USA (camp closed July 4th): Spend the week with us celebrating our great country! Campers will dress up in red, white, and blue and will participate in numerous USA themed games and events. All of your 4th of July favorites will be there, popsicles for everyone!
July 8-12: Splishin' and Splashin': Plan on getting wet every day this week! As the temperature rises, we look to the water to cool us down and give us some good times! Campers will see slip and slides, water balloons, and lots of other water related fun, so bring a towel!
July 15-19: Southwest's Got Talent!: We will spend the week exploring all of our camper’s wonderful talents and special abilities! Children will participate in talent shows, dance offs and more as we learn about how unique and talented each and every one of them are!
July 22-26: Super Duper Superheroes: Campers will get to dress as all of their favorite superheroes and even get to create their own. Activities will include art related activities, cartoons, and will focus on how we can all be superheroes by making the world a better place!
July 29-August 2: Color Wars: Camper’s groups will be assigned a color they will wear for the week as they participate in week long challenges and contests to see what color can win the ultimate prize! Children will play popular games like relay races, capture the flag, and sports tournaments to determine a champion!
August 5-9: Final Fling:
Campers will spend the last days of summer break engaged in all of their favorite summer-long activities, as we work to mentally prepare them to go back to school ready to succeed! This week we will have an end of summer bash, make summer memory crafts, and say goodbye to their favorite councilors. 
August 12-13: Continuation of Final Fling

REGISTER NOW

Registration Fees: $25 per child through April 30; $45 per child beginning May 1

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $135 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $160 per child

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We believe all children should have the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive. Financial assistance makes summer day camp available to those kids in need. Download our application or call 502.933.9622 for more information.

SUMMER CAMP PARENT INFORMATION VIDEO



SUMMER CAMP PARENT HANDBOOK

The 2019 Parent Handbook will be coming soon. The parent handbook is designed to give a comprehensive understanding of the mission of the Y, policies and procedures associated with Summer Camp, and much more. 

YMCA CAMP PIOMINGO OVERNIGHT CAMP

YMCA Camp Piomingo has been providing community, friendship and fun for over 75 years! You'll build relationships and self-confidence while forming other skills too, from horseback riding, rock climbing and swimming to art and drama. We have so many things for you to explore. Learn more by visiting Camp Piomingo's website.

MEMBERSHIP MEANS MORE AT THE Y

You have chosen a fun and unique experience for your child during the summer; why not treat your family to a Y membership? A membership can save you $10-$25 per week on day camp fees, in addition to reduced rates on before-and-after-school child care, youth sports, swim lessons and more! Spend more quality family time being active together at the Y!

WORK AT CAMP

Do you want to work in an environment were you are cared for and respected for being you? Would you like to be a role model and change lives? How about becoming the hero that campers will remember for a lifetime?

What are you waiting for...apply to be a camp counselor today!



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