2017 Specialty Camps

Outdoor Instructional Soccer Camp

Children Grades 3rd to 5th

Through a variety of instructional drills, your child will have the opportunity to learn and develop their talent as a soccer player. They will not only be able to learn the game of soccer, they will also get to play games with their peers and form relationships with other players.

  • Players are grouped by age and/or gender and/or skill level. Levels range from beginner to advance.
  • Coaching is geared towards improving individual technique/skills as well as a sense of a team within a group.
  • Focus on fundamentals of the game in addition to physical fitness components such as: agility, coordination, speed, power, balance, and endurance.

Boys and Girls grades 3rd to 5th
(Fees are per two week session)

Members: $130 – 9am to 1pm
(Extended Care $130 – 1pm to 6pm)

Non-Members: $160 – 9am to 1pm
(Extended Care $160 – 1pm to 6pm)

Camper: $80 (Children who attend Garfield YMCA Summer Day Camp)
Session #1 - July 10th to July 21st
Session #2 - July 24th to August 4th 

Location: Garfield High School, 500 Palisades Avenue, Garfield, NJ 07026

Schedule: Monday thru Friday

9 am to 9:30 am – Arrival / Warm-up

9:30 am to 11 am – Skills and Drills

11 am to 11:30 am – Break

11:30 am to 1 pm – Skills and Drills

Download the registration packet here


Pee wee basketball CAMP

Come and learn the sport of basketball where sportsmanship, skills and fundamentals will be taught.  Program includes basketball skills & drills, practice session and games. Fun for all!

For: Children AGES 4 to 5
Date: Tuesdays, July 11th  to August 15th  (6 sessions)
Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm 
Place: 33 Outwater Lane, GYM

Registration:
Member: $45.00 
Non-member: $65.00
Y Summer Camper: $35.00 


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PEE WEE SOCCER CAMP

Children will learn basic soccer skills and play soccer games. Parents and older siblings – please sign up to be a Volunteer Assistant Coach!

For: Children AGES 4 to 5
Date: Thursdays, July 6th  to August 10th  (6 sessions)
Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Place: 33 Outwater Lane, GYM

Registration:
Members: $45.00
Non-members: $65.00
Y Summer Camper: $35.00


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Spectacular SCIENCE CAMP

Campers will enter the science world with awesome hands-on activities. Campers will explore different S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math) concepts throughout the week and will be able to participate in a mini-Science Fair on Friday.  Some activities include: Animal Wildlife, Edible Science, & Lego-Robotics. Two week session.

For: Children entering GRADES 1 to 5
Dates: July 17th to  July 28th (Mon to Fri)
Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm.
Place: 500 Palisades Avenue, Trailer #1

Registration:
Member: $130.00
Non-member: $180.00
Y Summer Camper: $65.00


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ART CAMP

Children will learn art skills and techniques while creating projects – drawing, watercolor, painting, origami, clay, mosaic, papier-mâché, and other crafts. Art work will be displayed at the YMCA. Two week session.

For: Children entering GRADES 1 to 5
Date: July 3rd to July 14th (Mon to Fri) – No Class 7/4
Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm
Place: 500 Palisades Avenue, Trailer #1

Registration:
Member: $125.00
Non-member: $175.00
Y Summer Camper: $60.00