Make memories safely this summer at day camp.
Learn, grow, stretch, and explore this summer at your local YMCA Summer Camp! Our day camp offers a variety of options to keep your young ones engaged during their months off. Traditional camp, sports camp, arts camp... and so much more. A summer of fun awaits at the Y.
Grouped by age and grade, campers learn how to create new friendships and explore the natural world around them. Camp activities like art, music, nature, swimming, and sports are designed to build confidence, new skills, and untapped talent. Themes, special activities, and events make it a different adventure every week.
Have fun this summer at a specialty camp! Focused on a specific theme, sport, art, or topic... specialty camps offer ways for campers to immerse themselves in a hobby or sport they love -- or try something new. Surrounded by other campers with similar hobbies, your camper will make friends, grow, and learn all summer long.
Dragonfly Forest Day Camp is for campers with special needs and abilities. The camp’s goal is to provide a transformative camp experience for all children by providing the structure and support needed to succeed in all facets of life and build self-confidence while instilling pride to give them power and control over their futures.
Reach new heights in the Poconos.
Camp Speers YMCA is a summer camp where kids can unplug and connect to nature, fun, and new friendships. It’s a place where the Y values of respect, responsibility, caring, and honesty are woven into everything we do –the teams who care for your kids, our programs, and camp traditions that grow each year.
Sending your child to overnight camp at Camp Speers YMCA is a gift that will fill them with a lifetime of memories! Our safe, child-centered community helps campers discover who they are and what they can become in traditional or specialty overnight camp. As campers swim, climb, play sports, be creative, learn social skills, and just have fun they develop confidence and independence.
Camp Speers Day Camp has exciting programs are for children Pre-K to tenth grade. Campers select from a variety of age-appropriate activities to create a fun schedule within their camp group like canoeing, rock climbing, mountain biking, hiking, kayaking, sailing, arts & crafts, drama, songs and skits, survival skills, tie-dye, archery, nature art, sports, ga-ga, marksmanship, high ropes, music & more.
The Dragonfly Forest specialty camp is a traditional overnight program for kids with Autism, 22Q, Asthma, Sickle Cell Disease, and Hemophilia. We aim to make camp a reality for as many families as possible. By partnering with parents and experts in the medical field, we can provide accommodations for our campers that allow them to be successful at camp.
What parents have to say...
"You and your team have provided us with such a wonderful Summer experience and we are so gratefull! A lot is asked of you and the team, especially during these times and you have risen to the occasion! My child had the best summer ever, and I knew they were in great hands."
Camp 2020 Parent
"I wanted to thank you and your entire staff for a great summer camp. You guys made a big difference in the lives of so many kids this summer. Providing the opportunity for the kids to get out in between months of on-line learning was invaluable. I know [our child] came home daily with nothing but great things to say. We truly appreciated your efforts and will look forward to camp again next year."
Camp 2020 Parent
"I wanted to follow up with my sincerest thanks to the whole Y Team. I can't begin to tell you how much it means to us to have your support and encouragement in [my child's] development within your camp. You all have gone above and beyond to make [my child] and I feel supported and confident and that is such a gift, so thank you!"