YMCA Camp Coffman Summer Day Camp
YMCA Summer Day Camp is for children ages 6-12. Camp is offered through the Clarion County & Oil City YMCAs.
At Summer Day Camp your child will make friends, ride horses, explore nature, and create lifelong memories all under the guidance of awesome camp counselors who will care about them and believe in their potential.
- Summer Day Camp is held weekly throughout the summer 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
- Extended care is available beginning at 6:00 a..and ending at 6:00 p.m. and is included in the Day Camp Weekly Fee
- Bus transportation is provided from the Clarion County YMCA and the Oil City YMCA.
The YMCA is the nation’s leading not-for-profit Child Care Provider. We know kids!
Financial Aid and CCIS are available. Please apply in advance. Registration for each week is due by the THURSDAY before.
(Registration Forms must be turned in before paying online.)
2020 SUMMER DAY CAMP RATES
$30 one time registration fee (once per family)
5 days a week $121
3 days a week $95
5 days a week $148
3 days a week $120
Extended care is included in the day camp fee.
*Second and third child discount – $10 per week.
Not a Y Member?
Ask about our affordable Youth Membership Rates. Your child may qualify for financial assistance for a YMCA Youth Membership and for YMCA Summer Day Camp. CCIS payments are accepted. Applications for financial assistance are available at the YMCA Member Service Desk. For more information, please call the Day Camp Director at 814-670-0594.
*YMCA Camp Coffman currently plans on running our Summer Day Camp in 2020 as planned. Safety is our number one priority, and we’ll continue monitoring CDC, American Camp Association, Y-USA, and other sources to ensure our policies and procedures are aligned to keep campers are safe as possible.
- Counselors and children will be screened for illness daily as they arrive. Temperatures over 100 degrees will result in the child/counselor being sent home.
- Additional counselors and YMCA staff will be on hand to keep group sizes smaller.
- Increased sanitation and cleaning will take place at our facilities.
- Increased healthy hygiene practices, like extra hand washing, will be added to the daily routine.
- Adults will wear face masks and gloves when preparing food and face masks when transporting children.
- Children are permitted to wear face masks if they choose to do so, however, they will not be required and cannot be worn during physical activity.
Early Bird Camp Week: May 26-29
School is out and it’s time to kick off summer a little early. This four day week will be our camp kick-off week. If horses, zip lining, hiking, fishing and boating are your thing, there will be plenty of it. And don’t forget arts and crafts. Camp is in full swing a week early this year.
2020 Summer Day Camp Theme Weeks
Week 1 – June 1-5 ALOHA SUMMER
Let’s kick off our first week of camp with learning about the Hawaiian culture. We will learn the native dance and make Hawaiian themed crafts. It’s sure to be a great summer with a Hawaiian kick-off party!
FIELD TRIP: YMCA Swimming Pool
Week 2 – June 8-12 – TREASURE HUNTERS
Become a detective and unveil the mystery of our day camp. Put on your pirate captain hat and follow your map to find a treasure. Enjoy a scavenger hunt and figure out the hidden codes to unlock the riddles.
FIELD TRIP: Urban Air ($25)
Week 3 – June 15-19 – SPORTS OF ALL SORTS
This sports themed week is all about finding which sport you were born to love. We will get active and play field games that will energize your body, mind and spirit. There will be games, challenges, and we’ll engage in an exciting Nerf war!
FIELD TRIP: Olympic Fun Center ($20)
Week 4 – June 22-26 – SUPER SLIMEY
Unleash your imagination in a world of slime! Enjoy experiments and activities with everyone’s favorite super gooey substance – SLIME!
FIELD TRIP: Clarion Planetarium and Clarion County YMCA
Week 5 – June 29 – July 3 (Closed July 4) HOLIDAY HOOPLA
Experience all of the holidays in one week. It will feel like a party each day. Trick or Treat by dressing in your favorite costume. We will celebrate Christmas in July. Make a Valentine to spread some love. Go on an adventurous Easter Egg Hunt. This exciting week will end with a big red, white and blue bash.
FIELD TRIP: Titusville Roller Rink
Week 6 – July 6-10 – COLOR EXPLOSION
Join us for an exciting week of color and creativity. Campers will compete in fun and wacky challenges. Campers will watch colors explode as they create tie dye shirts. Join us this week to add amazing color across camp.
FIELD TRIP: Zone 28 ($20)
Week 7 – July 13 – 17 Campers vs. Counselor
This week the campers will face off against the counselors. It will be a fun and exciting week of games like Minute to win-it, tug of war, kick ball, and more. The score will be kept all week and we will reveal the winner at the end of the week.
FIELD TRIP: Conservation District Two Mile Run County Park
Week 8 – July 20 – 28 – INTERNATIONAL EXPLORER
Have you ever been to another country? Do you wonder what it is like in other places around the world? This week we will “travel” all around the world learning about other cultures through games, art and foods. Let’s see what this week has to offer.
FIELD TRIP: Erie Zoo
Week 9 – July 27 – 31 – AQUAPALOOZA
Ready…Set…Let’s get wet! Join in on a water balloon toss, water relay games, or fun in the sprinklers. Get creative with water color painting. We can’t wait for the “anything floats” day when we experiment with what floats or sinks. Don’t float away before joining our Aquapalooza.
FIELD TRIP: Clarion Outdoor Swimming Pool
Week 10 – August 3 – 7 – FULL STEAM AHEAD
Explore your architectural and engineering potential along with some creativity when you participate in a variety of STEAM activities. We have the blueprint for your summer camp success. You’ll enjoy activities such as paper airplane construction, bridge building, structure design, and so much more.
FIELD TRIP: Carnegie Science Center ($15)
Week 11 – August 10 – 14 – BLAST FROM THE PAST
Soar through the ages with music, dance and activities. Dress in your favorite 70s peace and love outfits, rock out in the 80s, and let’s go grunge in the 90s.
FIELD TRIP: Morrison Park & Bowling 1 – 3 pm
Week 12 – August 17 – 21 – Spirit Week “The Y’s Got Talent”
Let your inner performer shine at Camp Coffman. Find your moment in the spotlight and shine bright. We will have a lip sync challenge, and a dance-off, plus improve skits and a talent show.
FIELD TRIP: Wagon Trails
WEEKLY CAMP ACTIVITIES INCLUDE: horseback riding, field trips, guest speakers, sports, archery, air gun, fishing, canoeing, paddle boating, arts and crafts, hiking, games and adventures.
INFORMATION FOR PARENTS:
- Day Camp hours are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm with extended care available beginning at 6:00 am and ending at 6:00 pm.
- Extended Care is included in the Day Camp Weekly Fee.
- Campers receive a healthy lunch and snack each day.
- Children may attend one or more weeks.
- There may be an extra charge for field trips
Not a Y member? Ask about our affordable Youth Membership Rates.
Your child may qualify for financial assistance for a YMCA Youth Membership and for YMCA Summer Day Camp. Applications for financial assistance are available at the YMCA Member Service Desk. For more information, please call the Day Camp Director at 814-670-0594.
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