Day Camp · Downtown Oakland YMCA
Downtown Oakland YMCA Day Camps offer children positive developmental experiences and encourages them to forge bonds with each other and with staff while building confidence through skill-building activities suited to their age. Day campers are able to explore creativity, teamwork and leadership in a wide range of physically active programs that influence lifelong healthy living. Today, day camp is more vital than ever, with an increased emphasis on child safety, learning traditions, personal values and social skills.
Summer Camp Registration OPEN NOW!
Summer camp will be from Monday June 11th-Friday August 3rd
Financial Assistance Packet Camp 2018
Dates & Themes
Discovery: Entering kinder-1st grade
7-9am/4-6pm pre&post care; 9am-4pm camp program
Week 1:June 11-15 Sports Extravaganza
We welcome children to swim, play & learn aquatics safety. Campers enjoy 30 -minute swim lesson & 30-minute recreational swim daily. Dates: Week 5 July 9-13; Week 6 July 16-20; Week 7 July 23-27 Cost: Facility Member $285, Program Member $310 Ages: Discovery Entering K-1 Explorer Entering 2-3
STEM LEGO Camp
Power on your engineering skills with Play-Well TEKnologies and ten of thousands of LEGO! Apply real-world concepts in physics, engineering and architecture through design. Dates: Week 3 June 25-29 Cost: Facility Member $285; Program Member $310 Ages: 5-7 years' old; 8-9 years' old
Minecraft LEGO Camp
Bring Minecraft to life using LEGO! Build engineer designed projects through the Minecraft theme! Dates: Week 8 July 30- August 3 Cost: Facility Member $285; Program Member $310 Ages: 5-7 years' old; 8-9 years' old
Spring Camp Registration opens in February! (see below)
Enjoy daily activities, field trips swimming and more! This Spring will have our Splash Camp where campers can enjoy a 30-minute lesson and 30-minutes of recreation swim in our indoor heated pool. Lessons are taught by YMCA swim instructors.
Dates & Time
Traditional Camp Cost
Splash Camp Cost
Discovery: Kinder-1st grade
April 2 - April 6
Facility Member: $280
Open Feb. 1- March 23
Financial Assistance is Available. Download the Financial Assistance Application (printed forms available at the Membership Desk).
Complete our required Health History Form.
- Download the required Health History Form
- Frequently Asked Questions (such as what to wear, what's for lunch, is it too late to register....)
- Financial Assistance Application
- Summer Day Camp Program Refund and Credit Policy
- Youth & Families Program Refund and Credit Policy (including Fall, Winter & Spring Day Camps)
- Program Credit and Refund Request Form
Not Enough Camp?
Check out our YMCA of the East Bay Overnight Camps, which offer summertime and year-long overnight adventures and life-changing experiences. We also make it easy for your child to go to our Overnight Camps located at Camp Loma Mar and Camp Ravencliff by serving as a pick-up/drop-off spot for Overnight Camp chartered transportation. Learn More!