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 - 10:30PM
  • 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.

SAVE $25 ON SUMMER CAMP WITH PROMO CODE CAMP25

Use promo code CAMP25 to save $25 when you register for camp online! Code valid through April 16.

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 24

May 24; 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

May 30-August 14; 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 2; $45 per child after May 2

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $130 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $150 per child

SUMMER CAMP WEEKLY THEMES

May 30-June 1: Summer Slam!: Grab your sunglasses and flip flops and get ready to kick off your summer with a SLAM! Join us as we set the tone for the summer with introductory activities like our favorite outdoor games, crafts, sports and a variety of "get to know you” games. 
June 4-June 8: 
Celebration of Nations: The theme of World Cup and the diversity of countries continues as we learn of the many cultures and traditions from around the world. Different games, crafts and cultural heritages will be explored! 
June 11-June 15: 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 very own councilors. Children should come dressed in their favorite college or pro sports team apparel and be ready for a week of healthy sports activity.
June 18-June 22: 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 25-June 29: 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. 
July 2-July 6: 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 9-July 13: 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 16-July 20: 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 23-July 27: 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 30-August 3: 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 6-August 10: 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 13 & August 14: Continuation of Final Fling

REGISTER NOW

Registration Fees: $25 per child through May 2; $45 per child after May 2

Facility Member Weekly Rate: $130 per child
Program Member Weekly Rate: $150 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 2018 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!



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