Through the generous help and support of JNP and the United Way, the Jamestown Family YMCA will hold eight weeks of summer camp programming at the former JNP summer camp location at the Immanuel Lutheran Church and the Eastside YMCA for children ages 5 and up starting July 1 and ending Aug. 23.
YCamp JNP summer program for children ages 5 to 7 will be held Monday through Friday at the Immanuel Lutheran Church from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will include activities such as swimming, arts and crafts, field trips, literature, gardening, music, science and more.
YCamp Eastside is designed for kids ages 8 to 10 and will be held Monday through Friday at the Eastside YMCA from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and will include age appropriate activities including sports, music, arts, science, field trips, technology, swimming and other programs.
A group of Eastside YMCA campers enjoy the Jamestown YMCA lower pool as part of their summer day camp programming. Registration is now underway for summer day and resident camps through the YMCA.
Although program fees apply, scholarships are available for qualifying individuals. Parents are encouraged to stop by the Eastside YMCA to complete a registration and scholarship application.
Middle School Academy Summer Camp is designed for incoming fifth- to eighth-graders and will be offered Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Activities will include swimming, academic enrichment, science, field trips, videography, arts and crafts, group games and more.
The Middle School Academy is directed by John Barber, YMCA teen director. Funding for this program is provided by Jamestown Public Schools and is free of charge for all participants. Pre-enrollment forms are required and are available at the Eastside YMCA.
For more information, contact the Eastside YMCA at 484-3729.