*YMCA Camp Coffman will run our Summer Day Camp in 2021 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.
2021 Summer Day Camp Theme Weeks
Week 1 – June 7 – 11 WILD, WILD, WEST
Welcome to the Old West. Start your week with a Gold Rush, protect the bank from bandits, and celebrate your success at the camp square dance. They’ll be roping, dancing, and even a sharpshooter contest.
FIELD TRIP: Farmer’s Inn
Week 2 – June 14 – 18 ALL AROUND THE WORLD
We invite our campers to” visit” the countries and cultures from all around the world. Sports, Songs, Games and Food from around the world will be shared as we learn and grow together.
FIELD TRIP: Bowling at Seneca Lanes
Week 3 – June 21 – 25 WEIRD & WACKY SCIENCE
Unleash your imagination. Welcome to the world of amazing experiments and cool activities that make you say, “WOW”. Explore the fascinating world of science and technology through hands-on experiments.
FIELD TRIP: TBA
Week 4 – June 28 – July 2 FULL STEM 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: Mad Science of Pittsburgh at at the Clarion County YMCA
Week 5 – July 5 – 9 READY SET ACTION
Campers will be the star of the show during this week of creativity and fun. Come and join us for a camp full of karaoke, theater, drama and talent. Activities will include a concert with skits, music, talent shows and performances by our campers.
FIELD TRIP: Day at the Movies
Week 6 – July 12 – 16 THROW BACK TO OLD SCHOOL
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: Titusville Skating Rink
Week 7 – July 19 – 23 SUPER HERO STRONG
In addition to our traditional programming (archery, climbing, swimming, etc.), our campers practice their super skills in preparation to battle the forces of chaos and save our camp.
FIELD TRIP: Altitude Trampoline Park
Week 8 – July 26 – 30 SPY vs. SPY
Secret codes, puzzles and espionage! Covertly come to camp and be prepared to reveal a week of fun! In addition to regular camp activities campers will complete fun missions with their tribe.
FIELD TRIP: Olympic Fun Center
Week 9 – August 2 – 6 ISLAND ADVENTURE
Aloha from Camp Coffman. Join us for a fun week of island games and frozen treats. Actives will include learning about the Hawaiian culture, the native dances and making island themed crafts.
FIELD TRIP: Keystone Safari
Week 10 – August 9 – 13 STORYBOOKS COME TO LIFE
Help your favorite story book characters come to life at camp. Take part in magical actives and help save the day just like your favorite story book friends.
FIELD TRIP: Altitude Trampoline Park
Week 11 – August 16 – 20 COLOR WARS
Meet your team, pick a color, make a flag, and let the games begin. One of our most popular weeks of the summer, Color Wars is an opportunity for children of all ages to compete in classic camp games with a lot of laughs along the way.
FIELD TRIP: Hasson Heights Dek Hockey
Week 12 – August 23 – 27 SUMMER SEND OFF
Help us end the summer with all the camp classes. Capture the flag, field games, and hiking just to name a few. Spend the last few days of summer around a camp fire with camp food and treats.
NO FIELD TRIP
WEEKLY CAMP ACTIVITIES INCLUDE: horseback riding, field trips, guest speakers, sports, archery, air gun, fishing, canoeing, paddle boating, arts and crafts, hiking, trips to YMCA Farm Camp, games and adventures.
YMCA FARM CAMP
Farm Camp is a completely hands-on and interactive farming and agricultural experience brought to you by the Scenic Rivers YMCA. Children who attend YMCA Summer Day Camp in 2021 will get to discover and learn all about livestock, gardening, harvesting, and sustainable living. Farm Camp is just 3 miles from Camp Coffman in Fertigs, PA.
For those who attend YMCA Summer Day Camp, trips to the farm will be a new daily activity to help add to the fun of traditional summer camp activities like hiking, boating, fishing, archery, and horseback riding. Children will learn about real animals and the responsibilities that go into everyday care. Children will get a first-hand look at where our food comes from and will learn about growing fresh fruit and vegetables.
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.