At Berkshire Family YMCA - Bennington Rec Camp Green Mountain day camp, your kids will make new friends and have tons of fun as they explore new adventures each day. NOTE: Please review the Camp Green Mountain FAQ or call/email the contacts below prior to registering. $25/week non-refundable deposit due at time of registration to save your spot.

AGES SERVED:

  • Children entering Grades 1-8

CONTACT:

  • For information regarding the Summer Camp program please contact Kayla Becker (kbecker@bfymca.org) and Taylor McGuire (tmcguire@bfymca.org) or call (413) 499-7650 ext. 322
  • For registration, register below or call the Bennington Rec (802)442-1053.

CAMP ACTIVITIES: SWIM, STEAM, & SPORTS!

Camp Green Mountain offers curriculum in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math). Activities include studying fossils, nature, weather, astronomy, dance, music and talent shows! YMCA counselors provide hands-on lessons focusing on science experiments creating volcanoes, galaxies in a bottle, exploring engineering using circuit boards, Legos and tower building with environmental resources. Our Leaders in Training (LIT) campers will lead a Community Outreach Project with the support of the younger camp groups.

In addition:

  • Recreational swim time
  • Field, group games
  • Arts and crafts
  • Sports, Play & Active Recreation for Kids
  • Team building
  • Traditional sports
  • Field trips to Willow Park

Theme Weeks:

EARLY SUMMER PROGRAM June 20-24 at the Bennington Sports Center. Care from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM come for a day of fun activities, gross motor and swim! Please pack a lunch and get ready for a fun week of swimming, gross motor and activities! Walking field trips (weather permitting) to the splash pad and Rec center).

  • The Great Adventure (June 27 - July 1): Bask in the sun and breathe in that fresh air in a nature-themed week!
  • Community Hero (July 5 - 8): Enjoy visits from our local PD and other community helpers! (No camp July 4)
  • Enrichment (July 11 - 15): Spend the week creating and learning about your artistic side!
  • Sports & Play (July 18 - 22): Try out different sports and games each day!
  • STEAM (July 25 - 29): Get your brain working with fun experiments and building activities!
  • Fun & Fitness (August 1 - 5): Try out different forms of exercise! Zumba, obstacle courses, and more!
  • Hometown History (August 8 - 12): Learn about all the different historical components of our community!
  • Color Wars (August 15 - 19): A field day style week with physical, mental, and creative competitions!
  • End of Summer Celebration (Dates TBD): Enjoy the last week of summer with fun games and activities and lots of free play!

FAQ Camp Green Mountain Berkshire Family YMCA Bennington Rec Camp