Summer Day Camps | West Side YMCA Summer Day Camp

Located in St. Mark’s Church on Dexter Drive, campers at the YMCA West Side After School Program will have full access to a gym, playground, and outdoor green space. Campers must have completed Kindergarten in order to register.

Your camper will enjoy traditional camp adventures and age-appropriate activities led by our qualified staff. You may enjoy gym games, sports, arts and crafts, swimming, out trips, theme days, and more!

Availability

  • Junior Adventure (ages 5 – 7): weekly, starting June 27 and ending September 2
  • Senior Adventure (ages 8 – 12): weekly, starting June 27 and ending September 2

Cost: $156.00 | $125.00 on short weeks due to holidays (Canada Day on July 1, New Brunswick Day on August 1)

Campers will have a fun-filled week full of all their favourite sports — soccer, ball hockey, basketball, dodgeball, and football — as well as other day camp activities to keep them lively and entertained.

Theme(s): high-energy, physical activity, sports, athletics

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #7: August 8 to August 12

Cost: $177.00

Be creative with your space! Enjoy a week of creative abilities and nature mixed together. We will work on canvas creations, artistic experiments, nature collages and more. The outdoors is a blank canvas; let’s make it beautiful!

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #9: August 22 – 26

Cost: $177.00

Attention Trainers, Battle Masters, and Crew Members, it’s time to go head to head! Is there an intruder among us? Can you catch them all? Are you ready to let it rip? From Pokémon to Beyblades, this camp offers games and activities based on all the coolest competitive games kids love.

Theme(s): games, hands-on, video games

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #3: July 11 – July 15

Cost: $177.00

Learn “how to” at camp with a variety of engaging and exciting projects. Campers will do a bit of everything, from crafts, to cooking, to building. This the perfect camp to build independence and enjoy hands-on fun!

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #1: June 27 – June 30 (Short week due to holiday.)

Cost: $142.00

Our region offers many opportunities to get outside and make the most of our summer. Campers will see the sights, hike, swim, kayak, and climb their way through the city. Join us for a week of adventure where we explore, discover, and check activities off our summer bucket list!

Theme(s): adventure, outdoors, exploration

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #6: August 2 to August 5 (Short week due to holiday)

Cost: $142.00

Are you ready to get your hands dirty? This week combines outdoor messy play with creative, ooey gooey masterpieces inside. Roll up your sleeves and join us for a fun-filled week!

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #2: July 4 – July 8

Cost: $177.00

This camp will leave you feeling refreshed after a week of fun art projects, DIY’s, dancing, music and much more! Doing things you love you will build friendships and memories to last a lifetime.

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #5: July 25 – July 29

Cost: $177.00

Cannon Ball Into a  week of Water Fun! Join us for a fun filled week of Swimming, water wars, Silly water games and much more. Make sure to pack your swim wear and extra clothing every day.

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #4: July 18 to July 22

Cost: $177.00

This week is all about imagination. Cardboard boxes will be used to build, create, and inspire campers as they learn to think outside the box and bring their imaginations to life.

Theme(s): creativity, imagination, problem-solving

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #10: August 29 – September 2

Cost: $177.00

Your skills and team spirit will be put to the test! Come one, come all as we battle it out over competitions, challenges and races.

Ages: 5 – 12

Availability

  • Week #8: August 15 to August 19

Cost: $177.00

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Contact Us

50 Dexter Drive
Saint John, NB E2M 4M4

Site Supervisor: Jen Cormier, Manager, After School Programs
+1-506-271-1754| j.cormier@saintjohny.ca