Camps for Ages 3-5 Years & Rising K
Little Explorers Camp is designed for campers age 3 – Rising Kindergartners. This is a time of exciting discovery. Little Explorers Camp is designed for every activity to expand their imaginations and encourage lifelong, positive values.
Camps for Grades Rising 1st through 5th
Camp Ohana offers a traditional summer day camp experience for rising 1st through 5th graders. Through out the summer, campers will have the opportunity to participate in various activities both in and outdoors. Relationships are a key piece of what makes summer day camp unforgettable. Our campers are placed in small family groups called Huddles led by caring counselors.
Camps for Grades Rising 6th through 9th
Camp Ohana offers a special leadership opportunities for teen rising 6th through 9th grades. The YMCA teen programs offer all the fun in Traditional Camp Ohana partnered with teen centered activities focused on leadership opportunities, service learning, and personal growth.
Leaders In Training – Grades 6th-9th
Our Campers In Leadership Training program is designed around building up our future leaders. Each week, we will focus on a different aspect of leadership development, have the opportunity to shadow Y staff, as well as lead activities with younger campers.
Teen Xtreme description: If your teen likes to be on the move, this camp is perfect! In Teen Extreme, teens (rising 6th through 9th) will enjoy a week of field trips throughout the Gaston/Charlotte region. Each day, teens will leave the Y and take a day-long trip enjoying our area.
All admission fees are included in the cost of the week. Lunch is not provided but teens are welcome to bring some money if we stop for treats.