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Welcome to the Summer Camp Parents Page

We are happy to offer a page for Camp Parents to find information regarding their child’s camp.  We have separated this page into the different camp sections based on what you registered your child for.  We will have forms, Parent Manual, Field Trip Calendar, Newsletters, Schedules and more.  Check back periodically as we will update regularly.

 Field Trip Calendar

Below is the link to the 2017 Camp Field Trip Calendar for School Age Camp, Morning Navigators and Afternoon Navigators.  Summer Fun Club will be going to the Beach, but those dates have not been confirmed.

Please note:

Items in Red are our Special Theme Week Events. More information will be provided for each event.

Field Trip Calendar 2017

*Updated on June 21st*

*Schedule subject to change

Some Field Trips Need Waivers:  Here are either the links to their online waivers, or links to downloadable PDFs.  Downloadable waivers should be turned in to your child’s counselor prior to the trip.

Friday, June 23rd- Explorers- SkyZone- Online Waiver
Wednesday, July 26th- Adventure- Adventure Park downloadable waiver
Wednesday, August 2nd- Pioneers- Brownstone downloadable waiver

Click here to download the 2017 Camp Parent Manual

Click here to view our Camp Open House Presentation.

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PRE-SCHOOL CAMP
Holly Hoppers and Summer Fun Club

 We have some fun and exciting things planned this summer.

Theme Weeks Announced

Week 1:  Getting to Know You
Week 2: Camping
Week 3: Patriotic Fun
Week 4: Celebrating Holidays
Week 5: Under the Sea
Week 6: Nature Fun
Week 7: Animals
Week 8: Summer Fun Children Books

We also have some great visitors coming to our camp.

Session 1:  Infinite Root Band
Session 2: Bossy Frog
Session 3: Acting Out with Miss Karen
Session 4: Animal Embassy

**Summer Fun Club All Day will have a special field trip on July 25th to the Stamford Palace Theater to see “The Amazing Max”  More info will be sent home with the counselors.

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SCHOOL AGE CAMP
Super Camp, Explorers, Adventure Camp, Pioneers and CITs

WEEK 1 SCHEDULES
 Click here to view all schedules

SESSION 1, WEEK 2 SCHEDULES
Click here to view all schedules

 

SESSION 1 NEWSLETTER

Field Trip Calendar 2017

Theme Weeks Announced

Week 1:  Game Show Mania
Week 2: Club Hollywood
Week 3: Back to the Future
Week 4: COLOR WARS **
Week 5: Video Games Come Alive
Week 6: H20 Explosion
Week 7:  The Y’s Got Talent
Week 8: Spirit Week

More info to follow on activities for each of these Theme Weeks.

HOW CAN I GET ALL IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE SCHOOL AGE CAMP?

EMAILS

*You will receive a Session Newsletter Thursday before each session begins.  This Newsletter will also be posted on this site.

*You will receive the Weekly Schedules on Thursday prior to each week.  The schedules will also be posted on this site.

REMIND.COM

*This free app can be used with any device. Click here for directions on how to get notifications from Camp.  You will also have the capability of sending messages to the Camp Director.

LUGGAGE TAGS

* NEW THIS YEAR!  You will notice that your child will have a Luggage Tag attached to his/her backpack approx. 2 days prior to each field trip.  This tag will have bus departure and return times, what they may need to bring or wear, whether a waiver is needed and more.  When your child arrives the day of the trip, the counselors will remove the tag and reuse it for the next trip.

THIS CAMP PARENTS ONLY PAGE

All information will be posted on this page.  Please check it periodically.

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GYMNASTICS CAMP

Gymnastics Camp is held at the Darien YMCA Gymnastics Center.

Drop off in the Gym Center begins at 9:00 AM.

If you need early drop off, you may drop off at 8:30 AM in the Gym Center.  Cost is $5 per day.

Girls will be placed into groups based on their abilities, not their ages.  They will each have a rotating schedule, that will include all the different areas of the gym, arts & crafts, snack and lunch.

If your daughter is attending Afternoon Navigators at 1:00, they will be picked up by the Navigators staff at 1:00 and brought to the Community Room.

GYMNASTICS CAMP PARENT MANUAL

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MORNING AND AFTERNOON NAVIGATORS

Morning Navigators

Our NEW Morning Navigators program will run from 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM at Ox Ridge Elementary School.

Mondays & Wednesdays- sports and arts & crafts at Ox Ridge
Tuesday & Thursdays- swimming and boating at the Darien YMCA
Fridays- 1st Friday local field trips, 2nd Friday Y-Town at Ox Ridge

Afternoon Navigators

Afternoon Navigators runs from 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM at the Darien YMCA

Monday & Wednesdays- sport & arts at crafts at the YMCA
Tuesday & Thursdays- swimming at boating at the YMCA
Fridays- 1st Friday local field trip, 2nd Friday Y-Town at Ox Ridge (will be bussed to and from YMCA)

 

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EXTENDED CARE

Extended Care is offered in the morning and afternoon.

Gymnastics Camp- 8:30 – 9:00 AM at the Darien YMCA
Pre-School Camp- 8:00 – 8:30 AM and 3:30  – 6:00 PM at the Darien YMCA
School Age Camp- 8:00 – 8:30 AM at Ox Ridge and 3:30 – 6:00 PM at the Darien YMCA (bussed from Ox Ridge)
Morning Navigators- 8:00 – 8:30 AM at Ox Ridge
Afternoon Navigators- 3:30 – 6:00 PM at the Darien YMCA

Fees:  $5 per day for AM Care, $20 per day for PM Care and $22 per day for AM & PM Care.

EXTENDED CARE & LUNCH BUNCH REGISTRATION BEGINS MONDAY, JUNE 5TH.

Click here for directions to registering for Extended Care and Lunch Bunch online.

Click here for Extended Care Registration Form (can be completed if registering and paying at the front desk)

Click here for Lunch Bunch Registration Form (can be completed if registering and paying at the front desk)

Forms for all camp:

Camp Emergency Form

Camp Medical Form

Authorization of Medication Form (f your child needs medication at camp)