YMCA of Greater Louisville

Southwest Family YMCA

2800 Fordhaven Road, Louisville, KY 40214 502 933 9622
  • Monday — Thursday 5:00AM - 10:30PM
  • 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.

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; 6:00 pm; Southwest Family YMCA

This is a great opportunity to meet the staff, learn what field trips are planned, take care of any last-minute paperwork and get your questions answered.

SUMMER CAMP DATES & HOURS

May 30-August 15; 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 May 4; $45 per child after May 4

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $126 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $146 per child
Download Summer Camp Registration Form (PDF)

SUMMER CAMP WEEKLY THEMES


May 30-June 2: Welcome to Camp!: This week will be all about learning what to expect for the rest of summer. We will be playing fun games to learn more about each other while exploring in sports, board games, and nature.
June 5-June 9: Superhero Week: This week will be uncovering your child’s inner superhero. While learning what makes us powerful and strong, we will be playing games that superheroes play! We will be taking a superhero size field trip this week also!
June 12-June 16: Under the Sea:
This week we will be doing activities that involve researching the creatures under the sea. We will also be taking a field trip to a place where we can get in the water ourselves!
June 19-June 23: Out of this World: This week will be exploring and learning about the things that are out in outer-space! We will be doing activities that match the outer-space theme. We will also be taking a field trip to a place where we can float like astronauts!
June 26-June 30: Zoomania Week:
This week we will learn all about the animals that live in the zoo. We will be exploring everything about the different types of animals. We will be taking a trip to see all the animals in their zoo habitat!
July 3-July 7: Mad Science Week (camp closed July 4th): This week we will be talking about all things science. We will explore and learn all things science. We will take a trip to Louisville’s favorite science center!
July 10-14: Down on the Farm: This week we will learn all the ins and outs of the farm. We will learn about what farmers do on a daily basis and the animals they take care of. We will also take a trip to one of our favorite farms!
July 17-July 21: Let's go to the Beach: This week we will be learning about the creatures and the nature that lives on the beach. We will be creating beach projects and traveling to a mini body of water!
July 24-July 28:Let's get Active: This week we will be learning all new ways to get active! We will be getting active differently every day! We will also get visited by an excellent group of fun work out instructors!
July 31-August 4: Holiday Week: This week we will celebrate five holidays. We will celebrate one holiday for each day. We will also take a trip to a place that likes to decorate for the holidays!
August 7-August 11: Let's go Camping!:
This week we will learn how to go camping. We will get to eat marshmallows, build campfire crafts, and sing campfire songs. We will get to travel to a place that would be fun to camp at!
August 14 & August 15: End of Summer Bash: This week we will wrap up the summer by playing fun and exciting games and having a week-long end of summer bash! We will make sure the last week of summer is the best!

REGISTER NOW

Registration Fees: $25 per child through May 4; $45 per child after May 4

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $126 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $146 per child
Download Summer Camp Registration Form (PDF)

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

This 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

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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!



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