YMCA Day Camps on Long Island, NY can offer almost all of the benefits of traditional camp, new experiences, skill building, a sense of community and lasting friendships in rural and urban settings while allowing campers to return home each afternoon.
Going to a summer camp is not only a memory that your child will cherish forever, but it also has the potential to change their life. As our children today are surrounded by modern technology, spending time in the great outdoors can be an eye-opening and rewarding experience. Summer camp allows your child the opportunity to learn new skills, form wonderful relationships with their peers and learn more about themselves.
LONG ISLAND CITY MIDDIE CAMP Ages 12-14
This camp program is for students currently enrolled in middle school to build skills, confidence and positive relationships with their peers. Campers will engage in fun activities that keep them thinking and motivated during the summer months. They will participate in community projects and educational trips.
LONG ISLAND CITY TEEN CAMP Ages 14-16
Teen Camp is for 14-16 year olds currently enrolled in high schools. Teen Camp motivates teens through hands on programming that fosters development of educational and career goals. Along with sports, arts and cultural programs teens will have the opportunity to participate in college and career readiness programs. Field trips will allow teens to explore some of New York City’s key landmarks and cultural institutions.