The Bay St. George YMCA is committed to supporting children and families by fostering childrens’ physical, social, intellectual and emotional growth.  This is accomplished through the delivery of quality childcare programs that provide a stimulating learning experience in a safe and secure environment.

Throughout our programs, the Bay St. George YMCA programs teach children about the values of respect, honesty, responsibility, caring and inclusiveness, while building on the critical factors needed by children to thrive and become healthy, caring and resilient adults.

For families who are unable to afford child care, the YMCA offers financial assistance.

The YMCA staff serve as positive role models who ensure a safe environment where each child is respected and nurtured.

Summer Day Camp

Kids Camp

The Bay St. George YMCA is proud to offer a quality Summer Day Camp experience for children aged 5 – 12. (Children must be either beginning school in September 2017 or turning 5 by December 31, 2017) At the YMCA Summer Day Camp we believe in helping children experience personal growth and development in spirit, mind and body.

Camp activities spark both interest and imagination through fun, challenging activities for children that are safe and age appropriate.  Our Summer Day Camp offers exciting experiences and opportunities for individual expression and creativity and a balance of structure and personal choice.  Campers will learn about themselves and their community in an atmosphere of mutual respect and self worth.

Parents and guardians can be sure their children are in safe, capable hands when they are with YMCA staff and volunteers.

Our YMCA values, Respect, Honesty, Responsibility, Caring and Inclusion are the building blocks of all YMCA programs.

Camp Staff & Volunteers

We take great pride in our excellent camp counselors who serve as positive role models while ensuring a safe environment where each child is respected and nurtured.

Camp Counselors are selected for their maturity, experience and skill with children.  Our Counselors have certification in First Aid/CPR and receive training in leadership, safety and emergency procedures.  Volunteers are selected based on their experience and commitment to the YMCA.  All staff and volunteers must provide a Certificate of Conduct.

Registration for Summer Day Camp is ongoing throughout the summer.  Be sure to include your child’s MCP number when completing the registration form.  Fees must be paid  by cash, cheque or credit card for the week PRIOR to your child’s participation.

Please note:

  • FEES HAVE TO BE PREPAID AT THE YMCA in order to attend Summer Day Camp. Bring the confirmation receipt with you to camp when dropping off your child.
  • Once you register your child there are NO REFUNDS or TRANSFERRING of days if they are not in attendance.
  • Registration begins JUNE 1, 2017.

What to Bring:

  • HYPOALLERGENIC sunscreen, hat and bug spray (Must NOT be Aerosol spray)
  • Bagged lunch, water bottle, extra snacks and knapsack (No Peanut products or glass bottles please)
  • Lots of water
  • Indoor footwear and a change of clothing including a hat or baseball cap (Please be prepared for all types of weather)
  • Please DO NOT allow your child to bring electronics, trading cards, toys (ie. Game Boy, etc)  The YMCA is not responsible for lost, stolen or broken items.

Be sure to label all items brought to camp.

For more information on any of our childcare programs, please call the YMCA at 283-9622.

The Bay St. George YMCA is proud to offer a quality after school program called Kids Camp for children aged 5 – 12. At the YMCA Kids Camp we believe in helping children experience personal growth and development in spirit, mind and body.

Camp activities spark both interest and imagination through fun, challenging activities for children that are safe and age appropriate.  Our Kids Camp offers exciting experiences and opportunities for individual expression and creativity and a balance of structure and personal choice.  Campers will learn about themselves and their community in an atmosphere of mutual respect and self worth.

Parents and guardians can be sure their children are in safe, capable hands when they are with YMCA staff and volunteers.

Our YMCA values, Respect, Honesty, Responsibility, Caring and Inclusion are the building blocks of all YMCA programs.

Camp Staff & Volunteers

We take great pride in our excellent camp counselors who serve as positive role models while ensuring a safe environment where each child is respected and nurtured.

Camp Counselors are selected for their maturity, experience and skill with children.  Our Counselors have certification in First Aid/CPR and receive training in leadership, safety and emergency procedures.  Volunteers are selected based on their experience and commitment to the YMCA.  All staff and volunteers must provide a Certificate of Conduct.

Registration for Kids Camp is ongoing throughout the year but you must register your child on a monthly basis.  Be sure to include your child’s MCP number when completing the registration form.  Fees must be paid  by cash, cheque or credit card for the week PRIOR to your child’s participation.

What to Bring:

  • HYPOALLERGENIC sunscreen, hat and bug spray (Must NOT be Aerosol spray)
  • Lots of water
  • Indoor footwear and a change of clothing including a hat or baseball cap (Please be prepared for all types of weather)
  • Please DO NOT allow your child to bring electronics, trading cards, toys (ie. Game Boy, etc)  The YMCA is not responsible for lost, stolen or broken items.

Be sure to label all items brought to camp. 

For more information on any of our childcare programs, please call the YMCA at 283-9622.