Lakeside Summer Program

2016 Summer Fun at YW CAmp Lakeside

YWCA Jamestown summer camp program, begins June 27, 2016 and will run until September 2, 201.  Located on Terrace Avenue in Lakewood, YW CAmp Lakeside runs from 7:30 am to 4:00 pm Monday thru Friday with afternoon wrap care available until 5:00 pm. Camp is open to boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 12 or 5 yr olds that have completed kindergarten. For more information on registration and rates for YW CAmp Lakeside, call 488-2237.

2016 Schedule
(subject to change)

Week 1:  June 27th-July 1st. We are YWCA: Team Building/Camper Orientation Week
          Introduce campers and counselors, set rules and expectations, work on team building exercises
               (relay races and water balloon toss)
          Tentative Field Trip: Picnic at a Park
Week 2:  July 4th-July 8th (Closed on the 4th). It's a Jungle Out There
          Water Safety and Instruction
               (swimming, kayaking and canoeing)
          Tentative Field Trip: Holiday Valley Sky High Aerial Adventure Park
Week 3:  July 11th-July 15th. Taste the Rainbow
          Colors are the focus with art themed activities
               (Paint Fight using paint; powder-cornstarch that is colored using environmentally friendly and washable dyes)
          Tentative Field Trip: to be announced
Week 4: July 18th-July 22nd. Dance through the Decades
          Decade themed days where campers will learn about each decade and enjoy different music
               (dressing up is encouraged and prizes will be awarded for best costume each day)
          Tentative Field Trip: Roller Rink
Week 5:  July 25th-July 29th. Explore and Experiment Week
          Explore and experiment with the outdoors and science
               (paper mache volcanos, and making slime)
         Tentative Field Trip: A Science Museum or The Audubon
Week 6:  August 1st-August 5th. Show us What You've Got
         This week is all about performance and talents
               (Camper Talent Show)
         Tentative Field Trip: Lucy Desi Museum
Week 7:  August 8th-August 12th. This is our Town
          Learning about our community and it's history
               (sharing community experiences and our favorite things to do in town)
          Tentative Field Trip: Fenton History Museum
Week 8:  August 15th-August 19th. Olympics
          This week is all about sports and the Olympics
               (learning all about the Olympics and trying new sports)
          Tentative Field Trip: Sky Zone
Week 9:  August 22nd-August 26th. Survivor
          A week full of challenges
               (Teams will compete for the #1 spot)
          Tentative Field Trip: Panama Rocks
Week 10:  August 29th-September 2nd. Aloha Camp
          Hawaiian themed week
               (end of summer family bbq)
          Tentative Field Trip: to be announced

Children ages 6 through 12 are welcome to register or 5  year olds that have completed a full year of Kindergarten.

We look forward to an amazing summer with you and your child. Please do not hesitate to contact us for registration information or with further questions. Phone number (716) 488-223.



Boys & Girls Ages 6-12


Wrap Care

YWCA is open


YWCA Jamestown
401 N Main St [map]
Jamestown , NY 14701-5007
Phone: 716-488-2237
Fax: 716-484-1752

Office Hours:
M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm