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ARMED SERVICES YMCA OF KILLEEN

SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS 2022

Summer Camps 2022

"Adventure Awaits" at the Armed Services YMCA! At ASYMCA Killeen, we offer a variety of fun, challenging, and enriching programs for your children. We're confident you'll find a program that fits your child’s interests, provides them with a lifetime of memories, and works with your schedule. We offer all-day camp or specialty camps. Each week, the children enrolled in our day camps will have a field trip, swimming day, and theme-based activities from a diverse and enriching curriculum.

A brief overview of our Summer Camp offerings is listed below.

For full details, check out our 2022 Summer Camp Guide. To register, please download the forms at the bottom of this page!

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

  • Limited space available
  • Camp locations: Chisholm Trail ES, Clifton Park ES, Copperas Cove Camp, Killeen ES, Pershing Park ES, Skipcha ES
  • Must register in person at Wellness Center in Harker Heights

POLICY:

  • No transfers will be allowed
  • All staff and participants will have their temperature checked upon arrival, at lunchtime, and mid-afternoon
  • All sites and staff adhere to CDC and TEA guidelines
  • All other Armed Services YMCA rules and regulations will apply as outlined in the Summer Camp Registration Packet

 

 

WHY CHOOSE THE ARMED SERVICES Y FOR YOUR CHILD'S SUMMER?

SAFE

  • Fantastic staff who receive over 40 hours of training in behavioral guidance, strategies to help campers feel comfortable in new environments, how to make friends, and much more!
  • All staff are at least 18 years old
  • All staff are certified in CPR, AED, and First Aid

Note: When there is a mixed age group, the staff-to-child ratio will be adjusted on a pro rata basis, according to age.

AFFORDABLE

  • Free weekly special events, including field trips
  • No extra cost for morning and afternoon snack
  • A variety of camp options
  • Financial assistance available (upon application) thanks to contributions from donors to our Armed Services YMCA Annual Campaign
  • Become an Armed Services YMCA member and save on weekly camp fees

FUN

  • Camper's choice skill activities (educational)
  • Morning and afternoon snack
  • Large group games
  • Team building activities
  • Environmental education
  • Reading and rest time
  • ASYMCA Core Values (Caring, Honesty, Respect & Responsibility)
  • Sports
  • Small group activities
  • Arts and crafts
  • Swimming

2022 SUMMER CAMP PROGRAMS:

 

SUMMER DAY CAMP: 

Ages 5-12 • 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Various Locations)

For generations, ASYMCA Camps have provided children with rewarding experiences and a lifetime of memories. Armed Services YMCA summer camps are more than just something to do. At camp, we are committed to nourishing kids' spirits, minds, and bodies. We create opportunities for kids to build relationships that last a lifetime! It begins with quality leadership that is committed first to the physical and emotional safety of your child, and then is devoted to developing the positive values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility in every child.

4-YEAR-OLD DAY CAMP:

Age 4 • 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM (Program Center)

New this year at Armed Services YMCA Killeen, our 4-Year-Old Camp is an excellent way to provide structure to your little one's life during the summer months! 4-Year-Old Day Camp is foundational in nature, designed to help your child build character, develop critical skills, and socialize with children their age. All Day Camps at the Armed Services YMCA reinforce our core tenets of Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.

SPECIALTY CAMP:

Ages 5-12 • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Wellness Center)

Specialty Camps at the Armed Services YMCA give your child a chance to spend each week doing something different. Each Specialty Camp is an opportunity for your kiddo to explore their creativity and pursue their passions! Check out the camps we're offering this summer:

  • Chef Camp
  • Basketball Camp
  • Soccer Camp
  • Jr Lifeguarding Camp
  • Creative Canvas Camp
  • Volleyball Camp
  • Phins Camp
  • Cake Wars Camp
  • Self Defense Camp
  • Kid Fit Camp
  • Babysitting Camp

For details about these camps, including pricing, please check out our 2022 Summer Camp Guide!

CANCELLATION POLICY:

  • There are no refunds for Summer Day Camp. There are no transfers due to COVID-19.

 

PROGRAM REGISTRATION:

  • Download and complete the forms by clicking the icons below.
  • Bring your paperwork to our designated registration and payment locations:
    • Harker Heights Wellness Center
      110 Mountain Lion Road, Harker Heights, TX 76548
      254.690.9622


CAMP CARTER

Armed Services YMCA Killeen, by the generosity of donors and partners, is able to provide a low-cost, week-long summer camp to dependent children of active-duty military members. This overnight camp is the perfect way for your child to have the ultimate summer camp experience. Campers live with their peers in fully climate-controlled cabins under the watchful eye of a highly-trained counselor. Camp Carter offers a variety of activities including clinic sessions that campers choose for themselves. ASYMCA will provide all overnight campers with a complimentary toiletry bag for the week, and campers will be fed great home-style meals in between all of the awesome activities. 

 

Camp Carter is located in Fort Worth, TX. Transportation will be provided from Armed Services YMCA Killeen to the camp, and back again, free of charge.

For more information about Camp Carter, click here.