Teens and Leadership Camps

Young people build self-confidence and leadership skills through new adventures and experiences.

Leaders-In-Training Camp

Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

Member Participants: $315/two weeks
Non-Member Program Participants: $340/two weeks

Two-Week Sessions: June 10, July 8 and August 12

Rise to the challenge in Leaders-in-Training Camp and discover your leadership qualities. You will learn and develop the necessary camp skills needed to lead camper activities, as well as group responsibility through activity planning. You will have opportunities to shadow counselors and assist staff in camp activities. There will be plenty of time to hang out with friends – new and old. Come experience camp from a whole new perspective!

Teen Safety & Rescue Camp (NEW!)

Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

Member Participants: $240/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $265/week

Weeks of July 22 and July 29

Develop a strong sense of leadership and learn about what you can do in case of an emergency at camp or in your everyday life. During camp, you’ll earn a First Aid and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification, which includes CPR and AED usage.

Teen Arts & Drama Camp

Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

Member Participants: $225/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $250/week

Weeks of June 17 and July 15

Take to the stage to learn and perform, participate in improv, act in theater skits, and create craft projects. You will learn from staff of the Black Dirt Theater, our local theater company.

Teen Challenge Course Camp

For campers entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

Member Participants: $240/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $265/week

Weeks of July 8, July 22 and August 5

Strike out on a bold adventure as you test your strength, strategy, and skill against our high ropes challenge course. Learn about basic climbing, belay techniques, knot tying and climbing safety. Fun team challenge initiatives will aid in a successful climb. Most of the day is spent on the Challenge Course at a variety of Y camps.

Teen Outdoor Adventure Camp (NEW!)

Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

Member Participants: $225/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $250/week

Weeks of June 17, June 24, July 1, July 29, August 5, August 12, August 19 and August 26 (No program July 4-5, fee prorated)

Strike out on a bold adventure as you test your strength, strategy and skill through a week of your favorite outdoor activities. This exciting camp allows you to create and implement a fun outing through the exploration of your favorite outdoor activities. We will enjoy outdoor activities such as archery, slingshot, fishing and more.

Teen Survival Skills Camp

Entering grades 7 – 9 in fall, 2019

Member Participants: $225/week
Non-Member Program Participants: $250/week

Weeks of June 10 and June 24

Develop your camping skills as you work together to set up camp at Spring Lake. Learn a variety of useful camping skills that including: building a fire, shelters building, knot tying, campfire cooking, navigating maps and more! Campers will test their skills during an overnight at camp on Thursday of their camp week.