Camp Wells Ave| West Suburban YMCA

Day Camp At The Y

Camp at Wells Ave Y

Youth Entering Grades K-6, Leaders in Training Grades 7-9

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Campers: 1-week sessions

Weekdays, 9:00am-4:00pm

Each week campers have a blast with full days of traditional camp games, sports, arts and crafts, swim lessons, hiking, free swim, nature walks, exploration, and camp-wide fun! All activities are run by trained counselors who model the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.

In addition to traditional camp games and activities, campers will enjoy basketball, soccer, volleyball, pickleball, flag football, whiffle ball, gaga ball, handball, and dodgeball. Swim will be in the Wells Ave Y’s indoor pool.
Session 1 July 3 - 7
*Tuesday, July 4 we will be closed in observance of Independence Day
Session 2  July 10 - 14
Session 3  July 17 - 21
Session 4  July 24 - 28
Session 5  July 31 - August 4
Session 6 August 7 - 11
Session 7  August 14 - 18
Session 8  August 21 - 25

RATES per session:
West Suburban YMCA Family Member: $349
West Suburban YMCA Youth Member: $407
Community (non-member): $459 

AM Care 7:30am-9:00am): $40
PM Care (4:00pm-6:00pm): $60

Leader-In-Training (LIT): 2-week sessions

Weekdays, 9:00am-4:00pm

Leader-in-Training sessions provide our oldest campers (youth entering grades 7-9) a way to transition from camper to counselor. LITs gain valuable leadership skills and take on more responsibility at camp. LIT sessions are 2 weeks.

LIT Session 1 July 3 - 14
*Tuesday, July 4 we will be closed in observance of Independence Day
LIT Session 2  July 17 - 28
LIT Session 3  July 31 - Aug 11
LIT Session 4  August 14 - 25

RATES per session (2 weeks)
West Suburban YMCA Family Member: $490
West Suburban YMCA Youth Member: $650
Community (non-member): $690

For more information please contact the Y's Camping Services Branch at 617-244-6050 x3008 or

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