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WELCOME TO CAMP STAR AT HILLSBOROUGH YMCA

Summer Camps at a Glance

Our Summer Day Camp is an 10-week program that runs from Monday, June 26 through Friday, September 1. Campers may sign up for one or more weeks. Camp Star at Hillsborough YMCA offers so many great camps. To create the best summer ever, plan variety into your child’s camp schedule with both traditional and specialty camp options. Summer is a great time to explore new interests and pursue passions at camp! Click camp name to learn more.

Camp



Counselor in Training (CIT) Grades 8-10 Sessions 1-5  (Sessions are Two Weeks Long)
Kindercamp Kindergarten Weeks 1-0
Traditional Camp Grades 1-7 Weeks 1-10


Specialty Camps

Our themed specialty camps are terrific opportunities for campers to explore their creativity and pursue their passions in science, art, sports, technology, performing arts and more! It is a perfect way to add variety to their summer camp experience as they learn and grow.

Animal/Nature Camps

Kidventure Camp Grades 2-5 Week 5: 7/24 – 7/28
Dino Camp Grades 1-3 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21
Eco-Expedition Grades 4-7 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/4
Future Vets Grades 4-8 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18
Future Vets Jr Grades 1-3 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Green Thumbs Up! Grades 2-5 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp July 4)
Snakes & Scales Grades 1-4 Week 9: 8/21 – 8/25
Sustainability & Farming Camp Grades 2-5 Week 7: 8/7 – 8/11

Fantasy Camps

Culinary Creations Grades 5-8 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Culinary Creations Jr Grades 2-4 Week 7: 8/7 – 8/11
Future Business Leaders Grades 4-7 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp on July 4)
Future Teachers Grades 2-5 Week 1: 6/26 – 6/30
Kings, Knights, & Dragons Grades 1-3 Week 10: 8/29 – 9/1
Hometown Heroes Grades 2-5 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18
Witches & Wizards Camp Grades 1-3 Week 7: 8/7 – 8/11
Princesses, Fairies, & Mermaids Grades 1-3 Week 9: 8/21 – 8/25
Treasure Hunt Grades 1-3 Week 9: 7/24 – 7/28
Where in the World? Grades 4-8 Week 7: 8/7 – 8/11
Wonders of Wizardry Grades 3-7 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21

Fine Arts Camps

Art Camp: Beginner Grades 1-3 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21
Art Camp: Intermediate Grades 2-4 Week 7: 8/7 – 8/11
Art Camp: Advanced Grades 4-7 Week 9: 8/21 – 8/25
Craft Camp Grades 2-5 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Extreme Room Makeover Grades 3-6 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp on July 4)
Fashion & Jewelry Camp Grades 3-8 Weeks 5 & 6: 7/24 – 7/28 & 7/31 – 8/4
Model Making Grades 3-6 Week 10: 8/28 – 9/1
Pure Paint Grades 2-5 Week 1: 6/26 – 6/30 
Sculpting Grades 3-6 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18

Sports Camps

Sports & Games Camp Grades 1-7 Weeks 1-11
JV Basketball Grades 1-3 Week 5: 7/24 – 7/28
JV Basketball Grades 1-3 Week 9: 8/21 – 8/25
Varsity Basketball Grades 4-7 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21
Bowling Grades 1-8 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18
Cheer Camp Grades 2-6 Week 9: 8/21 – 8/25
JV Golf Academy Grades 1-3 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/1
Varsity Golf Academy Grades 4-7 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/1
JV Soccer Grades 1-3 Week 1: 6/26 – 6/30
JV Soccer Grades 1-3 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/4
Varsity Soccer Grades 4-7 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Cheer Dance Grades 2-6 Week 7: 8/7 – 8/11
Going for the Gold Grades 3-6 Week 5: 7/24 – 7/28
Happy, Healthy Living Grades 3-7 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21
JV Softball & Baseball Grades 1-3 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp on July 4)
Varsity Softball & Baseball Grades 4-7 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp on July 4)
Track & Field Games Grades 3-6 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Water Games Junior Grades 1-3 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18
Water Games Grades 4-8 Week 1: 6/26 – 6/30
Water Games Grades 4-8 Week 10: 8/29 – 9/1

S.T.E.M.

Change the World Grades 3-7 Week 10: 8/28 – 9/1
C.S.I. Camp Grades 3-5 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21
Galaxy Explorers Grades 3-6 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Future Engineers Grades 5-7 Week 9: 8/21 – 8/25
Future Engineers Junior Grades 2-4 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18
LEGO Jr Robotics Grades 1-3 Week 4: 7/17 – 7/21
LEGO Robotics Grades 3-5 Week 5: 7/24 –7/28
LEGO Robotics Grades 5-7 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/1
Future Leaders Grades 3-7 Week 8: 8/14 – 8/18
Youngs Einstein's Grades 1-3 Week 1: 6/26 – 6/30
Ooey Gooey Camp Grades 1-4 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp on July 4)

Visual & Performing Arts

Dance: Beginner Grades 1-3 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14
Dance: Intermediate Grades 2-4 Week 5: 7/24 – 7/28
Dance: Advanced Grades 5-8 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/4
Drama Camp Grades 3-7 Weeks 7 & 8: 8/7 – 8/11 & 8/14 – 8/18
Hip Hop & Jazz Grades 3-6 Week 2: 7/3 – 7/7 (no camp on July 4)
Musical Theater Grades 3-7 Week 4: 7/18 – 7/22
Photography Grades 4-7 Week 1: 6/26 – 6/30
Video Production Grades 4-8 Week 6: 7/31 – 8/4
Video Production Junior Grades 2-4 Week 3: 7/10 – 7/14

AMERICAN CAMP ASSOCIATION ACCREDITED

American Camp Association AccreditedWe are accredited by the American Camp Association (ACA) which sets the highest standards or day camps in the nation. This important seal of approval means we comply with up to 300 health, safety and program quality standards set by the ACA. We have gone to great lengths to provide a safe and quality environment.


FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE

For more information about financial aid, please contact Matt Gray at 908 369 0490 x722 or by email.



As part of the online registration process, a $50 deposit is due per child, per camp in order to complete your registration. The deposit is fully refundable prior to May 1, and partially thereafter, should you need to make any changes to your camp selections.