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Winter break is a wonderful time of year. To best prepare, now is the time to think about what your kids will be doing during their two weeks off from school. Well, the YMCA of Austin has the answer! Registration is now open.
All activities are based on the Y's character development values and the Search Institute's 40 Developmental Assets. You can enjoy peace of mind knowing that your camper is enjoying enrichment activities under the watchful eyes of trained YMCA counselors. Your camper will make new friends, gain confidence, and expand their horizons.
Locations - East Communities YMCA (east), Negley Elem (Kyle), Spicewood Elem (northwest), Cowan Elem (south), ShadowGlen Elem (Manor)
Ages: 5-12 years old
Dates & Times - Weeks/day vary by location (based on school calendars).
Camp is open from 7:30am-6pm daily
Spicewood and ShadowGlen - Dec. 26-29 and Jan. 2-5
East Comm and Cowan - Dec. 20-22 and Dec. 26-29
Negley - Dec. 18-22 and Dec. 26-29
3-day weeks - Y Members: $105 Non-Members $126
4-day weeks - Y Members: $140 Non-Members $168
5-day weeks - Y Members: $175 Non-Members: $210
Daily rates (only available at some locations) - Y Members: $35 Non-Members: $45
Registration: Opens 10/23 and Closes 12/13.
Four Easy Ways to Register
- By Email (via scanned registration forms)
- By Mail (3208 Red River, Suite 100; Austin, TX 78705)
- In Person (3208 Red River, Suite 100; Austin, TX 78705)
Swimming and Field Trip Calendar:
MYEC = Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex
|Negley Elem||Swim at Hays Y 1-3pm||Bob Bullock Museum 10-12pm||Swim at Hays Y 1-3pm|
|East Comm Y||NO CAMP||NO CAMP||Swim at TL Y 1-2pm||Bob Bullock Museum 1-3pm||Swim at TL Y 1-2pm|
|Cowan Elem||NO CAMP||NO CAMP||Swim at Hays Y 12-2pm||Bob Bullock Museum 10-12pm||Swim at Hays Y 12-2pm|
|Negley Elem||NO CAMP||Swim at Hays Y 1-3pm||MYEC 10-12pm||Swim at Hays Y 1-3pm|
|East Comm Y||NO CAMP||Swim at TL Y 1-2pm||MYEC 1-3pm||Swim at TL Y 1-2pm|
|Cowan Elem||NO CAMP||Swim at Hays Y 12-2pm||MYEC 10-12pm||Swim at Hays Y 12-2pm|
|ShadowGlen Elem||NO CAMP||Swim at NA Y 2-3pm||Playland Skate Center 1-3pm||Swim at NA Y 2-3pm|
|Spicewood Elem||NO CAMP||Swim at NA Y 1-3pm||Playland Skate Center 1-3pm||Swim at NA Y 1-3pm|
|ShadowGlen Elem||NO CAMP||Swim at NA Y 2-3pm||Bob Bullock Museum 10-12pm||Swim at NA Y 2-3pm|
|Spicewood Elem||NO CAMP||Swim at NA Y 1-3pm||Bob Bullock Museum 10-12pm||Swim at NA Y 1-3pm|
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received 14 days in advance from effective date. Cancellations will take up to 2-3 business days for processing. A $25.00 cancellation fee will incur if the cancellation request is submitted with less than a 14 day notice. No refunds will be given for cancellations less than 5 days prior to each session. For more information on our cancellation policy, please contact Program Services at 512-236-9622.
To cancel, please email email@example.com.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for CAMPS
Financial Assistance Policy: YMCA of Austin programs and activities are designed to benefit persons of all backgrounds, and fees are based on the cost of providing each program. While participants are expected to pay their fair share, when financial assistance dollars are available, the YMCA will assist any individual or family that wants to participate but cannot afford the fee.
Financial Assistance is awarded on a first come, first served basis. Only completed applications will be accepted and reviewed. Funds are limited, and we recommend applying early.
Financial Assistance Application
Winter Holiday Camp Financial Assistance Form. For details on Holiday Camp financial assistance, contact Joseluis Flores, Family Engagement Coordinator, with questions and to apply.
Shana Chung Program Director 512-236-9622 ext. 333 Negley and Cowan (week 1)
Andrew Lance Program Director 512-236-9622 ext. 364 Spicewood (Jan 2-5)
Antonio Soto Program Director 512-236-9622 ext. 336 East Communities (Dec 26-29) and ShadowGlen (both weeks)
Abraham Vargas Program Director 512-236-9622 ext. 350 East Communities (Dec 20-22), Negley (Dec 26-29), Cowan (Dec 26-29)
Vanessa Wood Program Director 512-236-9622 ext. 324
Andie Connors Program Director 512-236-9622 ext. 361
Marisa Redd Business Director 512-236-9622 ext. 323
Email Program Services YMCA or call 512-236-9622 with questions