Discovery
Camp

Imaginations at Work

Explore fun weekly themes like Jungle Safari
and Treasure Island through art, science,
storytelling, and field trips.

Discovery Camp

Discovery Camp

Grades 1 - 3

Create, learn, and play throughout the summer at YMCA Discovery Camp!

Trained 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

Weekly Fee:
$210 - $240 (Wrap Around Camp included in camp fee)

Week of June 28-30 and July 5 - 7:
$130 - $145 (Wrap Around Camp included in camp fee)

 

Dates Theme Description
June 28 - June 30  Ooey GooeyJump into a week filled with hands-on activities.  The messier, the more fun-an ooey gooey adventure for you to explore!
 Field Trip: Imagine Children's Museum

July 5-7

Sports FAN-Tastic

Be a super fan! Spend a week learning about and experiencing some of our local sports teams and playing classic games.
Field Trip: Safeco Field Tour

July 10 - 14 Blast Off With Y CampGot a yearning for lunar learning? Blast off into this activity-filled session learning about the planets, stars and moon as you let your imagination soar. 
 Field Trip: Museum of Flight, Groveland Beach Park
July 17 - 21Getting Places By plane, boat, train or car, learn about the machines that help us get from her to there and everywhere!
 Field Trip: Jr Streamkeepers Academy at Adopt a Stream Foundation, Chism Beach Park
July 24 - 28
Thingamajig

Calling all inventors! Get your brain and imagination working by creating a new invention or a new use for an everyday item.
 Field Trip: MOPOP, Enatai
July 31-August 4Out of the Storybook! Read stories and create plays, skits, art and more to help bring the stories we read to life.
 Field Trip: Forest Park, Mathews Beach
August 7-11 Jungle Safari Monkeys, lions and cheetahs! Come on safari with us and learn about different habitats and experience the vast smorgasbord of plant and animal life in jungles around the world.
 Field Trip: Woodland Park Zoo, Chism Beach Park
August 14-18Treasure Island Yo, ho, ho and a bunch of fun! Our pirates will dig for buried treasure and discover the adventure of life on the high seas.
 Field Trip: Jetty Island, Newcastle Beach Park
August 21-25 Drip, Drip, Splash Get ready to make a splash during this wet and wild week of camp! Campers will enjoy various water activities such as water bucket relays, water balloons, water tag and more.
 Field Trip: Brackett's Landing Low Tide Walk and Hazel Miller Splash Pad, Yost Pool

August 28-Sept. 1

GamesapaloozaGet ready to participate in every type of game imaginable. From TV show-themed contests to games and sports, this week has it all!
 Field Trip: Spin Alley, Chism Beach Park



Discovery Camp

Location AddressDates
Chase Lake Elementary 21603 84th Ave W, EdmondsJune 28-Aug. 11
Seaview Elementary
8426 188th St Sw, Edmonds
Aug. 14-Sept. 1



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. Wrap Around Camp included in camp fee.

Wrap Around Camp Locations AddressDates
Chase Lake Elementary 21603 84th Ave W, EdmondsJune 28-Aug. 11

Seaview Elementary


8426 188th St Sw, Edmonds
Aug. 14-Sept. 1



Hours:
7:00 - 9:00 am 
4:00 - 6:00 pm


Register for Discovery Camp

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