Welcome to the Parkway Community YMCA Camp Guide!

Email: PARKWAYCAMPS@YMCABOSTON.ORG
Billing: PARKWAYBILLING@YMCABOSTON.ORG

Please find more information including descriptions, dates and rates for the Parkway camps below! For information about Registration, Enrollment Forms, Financial Assistance and frequently asked questions, visit our Day Camps page.
 
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Parkway Community YMCA Day Camp
Location: 1972 Centre Street, West Roxbury, MA and Summer Learning Academy (BPS site TBD)
Camp Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm

Campers will have an amazing summer experience participating in activities such as swimming, arts and crafts, field trips, organized games and various structured activities. The learning that our campers partake in is a mix of fun, educational, hands-on and interactive. Campers 4-6 years old will have special visitors on site throughout the summer, while campers 7-13 years old, will be going on field trips.

Financial Assistance

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2024 Camp Session Dates

Session 1 June 24-June 28
Session 2 July 1-July 5 (Closed July 4th)
Sessions 3-7 July 8-August 9 (Summer Learning Academy)
Session 8 August 12-August 16
Session 9 August 19-August 23
Session 10** August 26-August 30

**Camp hours on August 29 and August 30 will be from 8AM-2:30PM.

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Weekly Rate

Ages Family Membership Community
4 $387.00 $460.00
5-6 $377.00 $450.00
7-13 $367.00 $439.00
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National Park Service Partnership – Parkway YMCA Day Camp
 
In partnership with the National Parks Service and Boston Harbor NOW, campers between the ages of 8-12 years old who are registered at this camp during the weeks of July 15-August 12, will have the opportunity to explore the local National Parks in Boston. Parks visited may include Spectacle Island, Georges Island, Peddocks Island, Charlestown Navy Yard and Black Heritage Trail.
PARKWAY SWIM, SPORT & EXPLORE DAY CAMP
Ages: 3-12
Camp Hours: 7:30am-6:00pm, 7:30am-2:30pm (HALF DAY)

Contact: Alana, AKeaney@ymcaboston.org

Everyday is a new adventure this summer! Daily activities include swim, arts and crafts, instructional sports and games, exploration and adventure! When in the pool, children will learn and practice safety in and around the water, play games, as well as receive a structured swim lesson every day.
 
Financial Assistance
 
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2024 Camp Session Dates

Session 1 June 17-June 21
Session 2 June 24-June 28
Session 3 July 1-July 5 (Closed July 4th)
Session 4 July 8-July 12
Session 5 July 15-July 19
Session 6 July 22-July 26
Session 7 July 29-August 2
Session 8 August 5-August 9
Session 9 August 12-August 16
Session 10 August 19-August 23
Session 11 August 26-August 30
Session 12 September 2-September 6 (Closed September 2nd)
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Weekly Rate

Days Family Membership Non-Member
Full Day $284.00 $371.00
Full Day (3 Days Only) $206.00 $292.00
Half Day $185.00 $265.00
Adventure Camp at Norwest
Location: 1 Norwest Dr, Norwood, MA
Camp Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm
 
The YMCA is excited to announce a new camp opening at Norwest Woods in Norwood! There campers will participate in a variety of activities including STEM, Art, Sports, and Swim.
 
Financial Assistance
 
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2024 Camp Session Dates

Sessions 7 August 5-August 9
Session 8 August 12-August 16
Session 9 August 19-August 23
Session 10 August 26-August 30

 

Weekly Rate

Ages Family Membership Community
5-6 $377.00 $450.00
7-13 $367.00 $439.00
Transportation per week (optional) $45 $45
WASHINGTON BEECH SUMMER LEARNING ACADEMY
Location: 4560 Washington Street, Roslindale, MA 02131
Camp Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm
 
Discover a summer of learning and fun at the YMCA of Greater Boston! Partnering with the Boston Public Schools and BostonBeyond.org, our Summer Learning Academies combat summer learning loss with engaging literacy, math, and STEAM activities. From July 10 to August 11 (Sessions 3-7), your child will be led by trained teachers in a blend of hands-on learning and traditional day camp fun – all at no extra cost! We encourage families to sign up for all five weeks to maximize the benefits. Secure your spot for a comprehensive, inclusive, and unforgettable summer experience!
 
Financial Assistance
 
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2024 Camp Session Dates

Session 1 June 27-June 28
Session 2 July 1-July 5 (Closed July 4th)
Sessions 3-7 July 8-August 9 (Summer Learning Academy Ages 5-8 Only)
Session 8 August 12-August 16
Session 9 August 19-August 23
Session 10** August 26-August 30

**Camp hours on August 29 and August 30 will be from 8AM-2:30PM.

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Weekly Rate

Ages Family Membership Community
5-6 $265.00 $315.00
7-12 $265.00 $315.00
DEDHAM ADVENTURE AT URSULINE
Ursuline Academy, Dedham, MA
Camp Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm
 
DAY CAMP (7-13)
The adventure is yours to choose at Ursuline Camp. Choose from our 8 different tracks!

TRACK 1: CREATIVE ARTS
Experience hands-on use of photography and software tools. Includes arts-themed field trips!

TRACK 2: PERFORMING ARTS
Develop, practice, and perform an original theatrical work, culminating in a camp-wide performance. All talents welcomed!

TRACK 3: LITTLE CHEFS
Learn your way around the kitchen, recipes, ingredients, tools and tastes. Campers will enjoy our child-friendly choices and try some new foods too.

TRACK 4: SPORTS & HEALTHY LIVING
Develop skills in teamwork and various sports including tennis, soccer, football and more!

TRACK 5: EINSTEINS & ENGINEERS
Enjoy STEM related theme weeks. Build rockets during “Outer Space” week or discover what’s right in your own backyard during “Plants and Nature” week. Includes science themed field trips!

TRACK 6: VOYAGERS TRACK
Participate in 4 field trips a week across the Greater Boston area and New Hampshire.

TRACK 7: ADVENTURER TRACK
Can’t decide which track to choose? Sign up for a week of Adventurers camp where you’ll get to try blocks of variety of tracks.
 
SCAMPER CAMP (4-6)
 
TRACK 8: SCAMPER TRACK
For children under 7 looking for a great summer adventure. Try out each of the tracks we have to offer.
 
Financial Assistance
 
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2024 Camp Session Dates

Session 1 June 24-June 28
Session 2 July 1-July 5 (Closed July 4th)
Session 3 July 8-July 12
Session 4 July 15-July 19
Session 5 July 22-July 26
Session 6 July 29-August 2
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Weekly Rate

Ages Family Membership Community
4-6 $377.00 $450.00
7-13 $367.00 $439.00
Transportation (optional) $45.00 $45.00
ROCKY WOODS DAY CAMP
Location: 14 Hartford Street, Medfield, MA
Camp Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm
 
This camp is located at the beautiful Trustees Rocky Woods Reservation. Campers will engage in exciting outdoors education activities learning about geology, animals, plant science and wilderness survival skills!
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Financial Assistance
 
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2024 Camp Session Dates

Session 3 July 8-July 12
Session 4 July 15-July 19
Session 5 July 22-July 26
Session 6 July 29-August 2
Session 7 August 5-August 9
campers

Weekly Rate

Ages Family Membership Community
5-6 $455.00 $505.00
7-13 $445.00 $495.00
Transportation per week $45.00 $45.00

Summer Learning Academies at the YMCA of Greater Boston (Only at Parkway Community YMCA)

Discover a summer of learning and fun at the YMCA of Greater Boston! Partnering with the Boston Public Schools and BostonBeyond.org, our Summer Learning Academies combat summer learning loss with engaging literacy, math, and STEAM activities. From July 8 to August 9 (Sessions 3-7), your child will be led by trained teachers in a blend of hands-on learning and traditional day camp fun – all at no extra cost! We encourage families to sign up for all five weeks to maximize the benefits. Secure your spot for a comprehensive, inclusive, and unforgettable summer experience!

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ACA ACCREDITED: The Parkway Community YMCA is proud to be American Camp Association Accredited, providing a safe, nurturing environment for all campers. Our programs educate and support the whole child and meet the 300 Standards of Health, Safety and Program Quality.

This camp must comply with regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and be licensed by the Local Board of Health. The YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and service provider.