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The La Porte County Family YMCA strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We’re more than just a place to work out. At the Y, we help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all with the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at the heart of everything we do.
With a commitment to nurturing youth development, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive.
"School's Out" Day Camps
No school? No problem? Our Y offers full-day mini-camps for those days when school is out. Children can be dropped off as early as 6 a.m. and picked up as late as 6 p.m. Counselors lead children in scheduled activities throughout the day such as playing games in the gym, arts and crafts, an occasional movie, swimming and much more. Children bring a sack lunch, bathing suit and towel each day. Registration deadline is the Friday prior to the day of the camp. (Registrations after that day will be assessed a $10 late fee) 2013 "School's Out" Camp dates will be posted soon!
November: 27, 29
December: 23, 26, 27, 30
January: 2, 3, 20
"Snow Day" Camps
When La Porte Community Schools are cancelled for the day because of weather-related conditions, the Y offers our full-day mini-camp. Children can be dropped off as early as 6:30 a.m. and picked up as late as 6 p.m. Children should bring a sack lunch, bathing suit and towel. You may also check our Facebook page to confirm camp availability and start time.
Summer Adventure Camp
A YMCA TRADITION! The La Porte County Family YMCA offers a Summer Adventure Camp starting when school is out for the summer. Held at our new Andrew Avenue Outdoor Education and Recreation Facility, camp is where kids make lifelong memories with team building activities, field trips, educational activities, and more! Camp is for children entering Kindergarten through 8th grade. Children can be registered for camp weekly or for the entire summer. Camp. It's for Life!
Camp Dates: Summer 2014
Days of the Week: Monday-Friday