Vacation Camp

Vacation Camp is offered for both school and preschool aged children. 

For more information please contact:

Tara Campistrous, Youth Development Director

Phone: 973-772-7450

Fax: 973-772-2632



School Aged

When school is out bring your child to the Y. The Garfield YMCA Vacation Camp program offers children ages 6 to 12 a day of games, sports, arts, swimming, outdoor and other fun and exciting activities. Dates are based on the Garfield Board of Education school calendar.  *Child must be a Garfield YMCA member.  *Please provide your child with lunch, towel, swim suit and cap. 

TIMES: Program operates from 7:00am to 6pm

COSTS: Listed prices are per day.

Garfield YMCA Afterschool Participants

$25 – Pre Registration 

Non-Garfield YMCA Afterschool Participants

$50 – Pre Registration

Registration Sheets: 




Preschool Aged

The preschool aged program runs on the Garfield BOE school calendar, so all dates will be when school is out- just like the school aged program.

Children who are part of our preschool program will pay the following fees:

Pre-Registered: $25 a day

We accept children who are not part of our program as well. The fees for non-participants are as follows:

Pre-Registered: $50

***Day of registration is not permitted for the preschool program***

Program Runs 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.