Discovery
Camp

Imaginations at Work

Set your sights discovery through new
adventures every day! One day you’ll be at the
beach, the next unleashing your inner artist.

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

Grades K - 6

Create, learn, and play all summer long at YMCA Discovery Camp!

Y staff create hands-on, structured enrichment activities in art, science, storytelling, and outdoor play. Each week's theme is woven into the day's games, field trips, and fun. Your camper will make new friends and develop skills in a small group setting.

The Y makes summer schedules easier for families with convenient program locations throughout local neighborhoods.

Discovery Camp

June 29 - July 3Weekly Fee:
$225 FM - $265 CM (Wrap Around Camp included in camp fee)

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Dates Theme


June 22 - 26


Aloha, Summer!

Aloha! Join us as we splash into the best summer ever with a Hawaiian twist. From sand art to water limbo and from tasty tropical treats to water relays, kids will have so much fun.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


June 29 - July 3

Summertime Celebration

Get ready for a wild week of celebrations, where every day is a holiday! Campers will play in a winter wonderland, dress up for Halloween, party at a birthday bash, and so much more. Each day will be filled with games, crafts, and surprises.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!

July 6 - 10
Water World

Enjoy your favorite camp activities with a splash! Keep cool while you play games such as water bucket relays, water balloons, water tag, and more.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!

July 13 - 17Camp Challenge

It's camp challenge time! Participate in scavenger hunts, daily group games, team spirit, and a camp field day. Learn about YMCA values and being a leader.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


July 20 - 24


Nature Unleashed

Explore the amazing environment we live in! Learn about hiking, outdoor survival, and much more in this awesome week of adventure.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


July 27 - 31


Slime and Grime

When you combine one part science and two parts imagination with some household knowledge and a little dirt, the outcome is sure to capture your attention and make you say 'WOW!'

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


Aug 3 - 7


International Carnival

Campers will experience different world cultures without leaving the Y! Children will map a course to go around the world in five days while learning about food, traditions, and values.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


Aug 10 - 14


It's a Jungle Out There

Escape to the world of the wild. Explore amazing animals from bugs to bears to reptiles.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


Aug 17 - 21


Imaginarium

Welcome to the magical world of make believe! Campers immerse themselves in a favorite book, movie, or fairytale and participate in activities that will make them feel like princesses, knights, Jedi masters or Hogwarts students. Costumes are not only welcomed, they are encouraged.

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


Aug 24 - 28

Summer STAYcation

Spend the week enjoying favorite camp activities and playing with friends before summer comes to an end!  

 Field Trips: Check back in mid-March for more details!


Discovery Camp

Location Address
Sunrise Elementary
22300 132nd Ave SE, Kent
Fairwood Elementary 16600 148th Ave SE, Renton
YMCA School Age Center at Lea Hill 12832 SE 312th St., Auburn

Hours:
M - F, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Discovery Camp

Wrap Around Camp provides supervised activities and structured programs before and after camp hours. This is included free in your camp fee.

Wrap Around Camp Locations
Address
Sunrise Elementary
22300 132nd Ave SE, Kent
Fairwood Elementary 16600 148th Ave SE, Renton
YMCA School Age Center at Lea Hill12832 SE 312th St, Auburn

Wrap Around Camp Hours:

7:00 - 9:00 am
4:00 - 6:00 pm

Register for Discovery Camp

Register Online:

Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes.

REGISTER FOR THIS CAMP ONLINE

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