Summer Day Camp run 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. for ages 5-12 who have completed Kindergarten.  Register at the branches listed below!

DISCOVERING SKILLS: Develop confidence and experience achievement when they try new skill-building activities, learn what they like and discover their strengths.  
BUILDING FRIENDSHIPS: Campers have the opportunity to form healthy relationships with other children, caring adults, and role models, which helps them feel good about themselves and learn to get along with others.
A PLACE TO BELONG: Connect through significant camp traditions and rituals that create a sense of belonging, so they feel included, accepted, and part of a community.

Campbell County YMCA in Fort Thomas  |  May 29 - August 10
Kenton County YMCA in Independence  |  June 4 - August 10
R.C. Durr YMCA in Burlington  |  May 29 -August 10

Carl H. Lindner YMCA in the West End  |  May 29 - August 27
Melrose YMCA in Walnut Hills  |  May 29 - August 10
Richard E. Lindner YMCA in Norwood  |  May 29 - August 17

Clippard Family YMCA in Colerain Township  |  May 29 - August 17
Gamble-Nippert YMCA in Western Hills  |  May 29 - August 10
Powel Crosley, Jr. YMCA in Finneytown  |  May 29 - August 10

Blue Ash YMCA  |  May 29 - August 17
Clermont County YMCA  |  May 29 - August 17
Y at Duck Creek in Madisonville  |  May 29 - August 17 (ages K-5)
Highland County YMCA in Hillsboro  |  May 21 - August 17
M.E. Lyons YMCA in Anderson Township  |  June 4 - August 24     

Summer Preschool provides full-day and half-day options to experience summer activities in a safe, age-appropriate setting for the youngest preschooler. Many activities and special events are introduced to your child each week. Preschoolers will discover the great outdoors, swim, sing songs, and make special crafts in a caring and nurturing environment. Children, ages 3-5 are welcome (check with the Preschool Director for specific ages, dates, and themes offered).


Blue Ash, Clippard Family, Powel Crosley, Jr., Richard E. Lindner,  R.C. Durr (ages 2-5)  

Focus on specialized attention to specific sports or enrichment activities.  Prices vary by location.

R.C. Durr YMCA 1-4 p.m.  
For ages 6-12 including themes: Flag Football, Gymnastics, Art, Ninja Warrior, Cooking and many more!

Richard E. Lindner YMCA 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Gymnastics Camps for ages 3-5 (June 11-15) and ages  6-12 (June 18-22)

Clippard Family YMCA  9 a.m.-12 p.m.
For ages 5-13 including themes: Flag Football, Soccer, Basketball and Volleyball! 

Powel Crosley, Jr. YMCA 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
For ages 4-15 including themes: Volleyball, Basketball, Soccer, Jurassic Journey, Tennis and Racquetball, Gymnastics and more!

Blue Ash YMCA 9 a.m.-11 a.m.
For ages 5-13 including Basketball and Tennis.



Summer camps aren’t just for kids! The YMCA offers fun and challenging camp activities specifically tailored to pre-teens and teens, ages 13-15. Teens will learn, grow, and thrive under the guidance of caring, well-trained staff members and campers will grow physically, mentally and spiritually.

TEEN LOCATIONS: Blue Ash, Campbell County, Clippard Family, Gamble-Nippert, Kenton County, M.E. Lyons, Powel Crosley, Jr., R.C. Durr

Leaders in Training (LIT), ages 13-15, will work with younger campers with the guidance of a mentor counselor. Leadership development, relationship building, and weekly training sessions are an important part of this program. Application and interview required. Price varies by location. 

LIT LOCATIONS: Blue Ash, Campbell County, Clippard Family, Clermont Family, Gamble-Nippert, Kenton County, M.E. Lyons, Powel Crosley, Jr., R.C. Durr