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



Please read this very important note from our childcare director regarding half days of school



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: 


June Charter School


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.

April BOE


April Charter School