The Greater Wichita YMCA has the region's largest, most -diverse camp program. We offer 11 weeks (Tuesday, May 26, 2020 through Thursday, August 6, 2020) of nearly-endless adventures and opportunities to try new things, expand awaiting kids ages 4-16 (ages ranges vary by camp type). Our trained staff offers a safe, fun, comfortable environment where kids can be themselves and enjoy learning, playing, exploring, and socializing through a mixture of activities designed to keep campers active and engaged all summer.
Enrollment is now open and welcome registrations through Monday, July 27, 2020 (note that you must register by 10PM the Monday before you plan to attend). You can register for camp on our website (membership is not required, a website account is) or at any of our ten branch locations in Andover, El Dorado, Newton, and Wichita but you must complete Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) forms ONLINE prior to any registration.
2020SUMMER CAMP INFORMATION
Use the following tiles to download background materials or to contact our Camp Accounts team for support.
While our Welcome Desk, Child Care and Camp Branch, and Camp Accounts staff is happy to answer questions, the following are our most common inquiries:
WHEN CAN I REGISTER FOR CAMP?
Camp registration opened on Monday, February 10, 2020. and will continue through Monday, July 27, 2020 (for week eleven) and/or as we run out of available slots. We offer registration on our website and at any branch location. Find all ten area locations here.
DO I HAVE TO BE A MEMBER OF THE Y TO PARTICIPATE IN CAMPS?
No. All of our Summer Camp programs are open to the entire community. Please note that members will save on camp. Children who are part of a FAMILY MEMBERSHIP will save $20/camper/week and income-based financial assistance (IBFA) including reduced- and no-cost camp access is available to those who qualify. Learn more about membership benefits and join here. Find more about and and download an application for IBFAhere.
Our Summer Camps are open to all area children - regardless of Y membership status. That said, we offer savings of $20/camper/week to campers included in a Greater Wichita YMCA FAMILY Membership. To ensure every child can have a summer of adventure and discovery, we do offer reduced- and no-cost access to our camp programs to those who qualify. Use the tiles below to better-understand all the benefits of Y membership (and to join today) and to learn about and apply-for income-based financial assistance (IBFA).
The Greater Wichita YMCA—with dozens of programs and services outside of fitness facilities and sports—served 300,000+ in the Wichita-area last year. Learn how your support, through membership or a gift to the Y's Strong Community Campaign, makes a difference.