Childcare & Camp

The YMCA organization is the largest provider of child care in the world. The Wyckoff Y offers care for children from infants through school-age. Our summer camp program emphasizes learning, exploration, fitness, and fun!

Camp Youngsters Grades 1 – 2

Camp Wydaca GRADES 1 – 2:

OFFERED ALL 10 WEEKS
Full Member: $615/Session           Program Member: $685/Session
Just for the younger camper! A camp dedicated to address the interests of our 1st and 2nd graders. Still somewhat new to Elementary School, campers will all participate in specialized, age-appropriate activities that reinforce learning, with an emphasis on FUN!! Fostering a love of reading, mathematics, music, and the development of social skills encompass our curriculum. Supervised by a highly experienced staff, CAMP YOUNGSTERS enjoy sports, art, swim lessons, and free swim as part of their day, as well as their very own local trips.

SPECIALTY CAMPS: All Speciality Camp Pricing – Reflected per Session.

BUGS & SLUGS
SESSION 2 – Week 4 & 5
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Explore new worlds both large and small in our Bugs and Slugs environmental camp! Focus on plants, insects, and animal life. Check out our fun insect facts – learn about different insect parts, which insects can walk on water, how ants communicate, and more!

CHEERLEADING
SESSION 2 – Week 4 & 5
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
You’ll “flip” for our Cheerleading Camp! Experienced high school and college cheerleaders will share their passion and all of the latest moves. Campers get the opportunity to cheer for the basketball players at an end of session show/game!

CULINARY (2-Week Camp)
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3 & SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Practice essential kitchen skills and master the fundamentals of cooking to prepare meals from start to finish along with appetizers and desserts. Learn how to measure, chop, grate, and enjoy the “fruits” of your labor.

DANCE CAMP: JAZZ (2-Week Camp)
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3 & SESSION 4 – Week 8 & 9
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Intro to musical theatre-style jazz; Dancers learn routines set to age-appropriate Broadway music and work on coordination, listening, and retention of choreography and technique.

GYMNASTICS
SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Learn basic tumbling routines, vaulting, beam, and bars while also being encouraged to reach your full potential. Campers participate in an end of session presentation.

NEW! SING & DANCE
SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Work on songs, scenes, and dances from your favorite Broadway musicals. Classic fairytales come alive in a performance for family and friends on August 2.

NEW! WILLY WONKA KIDS (3-Week Camp)
SESSION 1 & 2 – Weeks 2, 3, & 4
Full Member: $1,072.50
Program Member: $1,147.50
Enjoy (3) jam-packed weeks rehearsing for the golden ticket adventure that tells the story of the world-famous candy man and his quest to find an heir. All campers are cast, and will perform the 30-minute show on the evening of July 12. Registration is limited!

WATERCOLOR ART
SESSION 4 – Week 8 & 9
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Campers choose from over dozens of pictures that are ready to ink, color, and paint using a combination of watercolor pencils, pastels, and brush markers. Have fun while learning basic skills to further develop talent and creativity. Take home framed artwork!

NEW! YOUNG SCIENTIST
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Join us for interactive experiments, guided discovery, exploration, and science games each day! Enter our lab and make your own bouncy balls, lava lamps, and slime. Growing gummy bears, constructing catapults, and creating elephant toothpaste will promote mental stimulation and keep their brains sharp.

BASEBALL
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Focus is on the fundamentals of baseball including the basic mechanics of throwing, fielding, catching, and hitting. This camp will be taught by some of the best coaches and players in the area. It will be a challenging, yet rewarding experience.

BASKETBALL
SESSION 2 – Week 4 & 5 & SESSION 4 – Week 8 & 9
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Develop fundamental skills of shooting, ball handling, and being a sound defensive player. Campers participate in an end of session Basketball Game.

FLAG FOOTBALL
SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Learn the game of flag football with an emphasis on sportsmanship. Flag Football offers an exciting opportunity to engage in a non-contact, continuous action game while learning lessons in teamwork.

FLOOR HOCKEY
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3 & SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Get ready to collect your Stanley Cup while learning the fundamentals of floor hockey in our gymnasium! Be fast on your feet and ready to score in this action-packed camp.

GOLF
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3 & SESSION 4 – Week 8 & 9
Full Member: $815        Program Member: $865
Learn the lifelong sport of golf with TGA (Total Golf Adventures) right here at Camp Wydaca! Developed by certified PGA professionals, TGA provides all the equipment and instructors to ensure a great experience for young golfers.

LACROSSE
SESSION 2 – Week 4 & 5: Boys
SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7: Girls
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Build solid foundational skills and proper technique: throwing, catching, cradling, shooting, defense, checks, and positioning. This instructional program will also build game experience.

MARTIAL ARTS
SESSION 1 – Week 2 & 3 & SESSION 3 – Week 6 & 7
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Learn basic kicks, blocks, and punches through games and exercises. Emphasis on learning respect, discipline, and self-confidence.

SOCCER
SESSION 2 – Week 4 & 5: Girls
SESSION 4 – Week 8 & 9: Boys
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Cover all aspects of the game through drills, skills, and game play. Practice passing, dribbling, receiving, shooting, and so much more. This camp will challenge every level of player and bring out their personal best.

SPORTS & GAMES
SESSION 4 – Week 8 & 9
Full Member: $715        Program Member: $765
Participate in a variety of team sports: football, baseball, kickball, basketball, etc., with an emphasis on engaging and exciting game play!

ADD ON TENNIS (GR. 1 – 5)
OFFERED ALL 10 WEEKS
Extended day with a 5:15pm pick up.
Full / Program Member: $125 per Week
Right after Camp, enjoy a 90-minute Tennis Lesson at the Franklin Lakes Racquet Club (round trip transportation provided). Players are grouped according to ability to ensure a high level of achievement.