School Age Camp

Our School Age Camp is a traditional day camp that provides campers with the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities that help build confidence and friendships. Our campers are encouraged to try new things while they grow and learn about themselves and others all under the care of our wonderful, trained camp staff.

Our School Age Camp is held off site. Camp for the 2023 Season will be held at Middlesex Middle School, located at 204 Hollow Tree Ridge Rd, Darien, CT 06820.  Drop off and pick up is TBD. Information regarding the Middlesex location will be provided prior to camp starting.

Our School Age Camp groups are co-ed and arranged by grade that the camper is just completing.  Camp runs from 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM.  Extended Care is available from 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM.


Activities: Camp offers a variety of activities that give campers the opportunity to experience new things each day. Schedules vary weekly and will be posted on our Parent Only Page each week.
• Archery
• Swimming Lessons
• Sailing, Canoeing
• Paddle Boards (Adventure & Pioneers)
• Arts & Crafts
• STEM- Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math
• Sports & Games
• Field Trips- a field trip calendar will be provided prior to camp
• Playground Time
• GaGa
• Electives- During elective periods, campers can choose one of many activities to participate in

2023 SCHOOL AGE THEME WEEKS

Our Themes will be announced as we get closer to Summer.


2023 SCHOOL AGE PARENT VIRTUAL PRESENTATION VIDEO

Click here to view our video


2023 CAMP SESSION DATES

One Week Sessions

Week 1: June 19 – June 23
Week 2: June 67 – June 30
Week 3: July 3 – July 7 (closed 4th of July)
Week 4: July 10– July 14
Week 5: July 17 - July 21
Week 6: July 24 - July 28
Week 7: July 31 - August 4
Week 8: August 7 - August 11
Week 9: August 14 - August 18 *

*Week 9 is a modified week held at the YMCA.  Space is limited and groupings will be different than weeks 1 - 8.


2023 CAMP FEES

CAMP NAMEWEEKS 1, 2, 4 - 8
Per Week
WEEK 3
*Closed 4th of July
ALL 8 WEEKS
SUPER CAMP
Completed Kindergarten & 1st Grade
member
non-member
$384
$441
$307
$353
$2,845
$3,268
EXPLORER CAMP
Completed 2nd & 3rd Grade
member
non-member
$394
$476
$315
$381
$2,919
$3,527
ADVENTURE
Completed 4th & 5th Grade
member
non-member
$405
$465
$332
$400
$3,001
$3,446
PIONEERS TEEN CAMP
Completed 6th & 7th Grade
member
non-member
$415
$501
$332
$402
$3,075
$3,712
WEEK 9
member
non-member
$384
$465

PM EXTENDED CARE

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM- campers will be bused from Middlesex Middle School to the Darien YMCA for Extended Care.

Fee: $105 per week.  ($84 for week 3) No Drop Ins are available.  You must register ahead of time.

Registration begins on Monday, June 5, 2023.

 

 
 
 

REGISTRATION DATES

Dates and TimeEligibility
January 17th at 10:00 am Members who are Darien Residents and or returning 2022 campers.
January 19th at 10:00 amMembers who are not Darien residents.
January 24th at 10:00 am Registration for non-members.
June 5 at 10:00 amRegistration for Lunch Bunch (Holly Hoppers only) and Extended Care.