B.R. RYALL YMCA OF NORTHWESTERN DUPAGE COUNTY

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Summer Camps

Give your child the best summer ever! Few experiences are as special as camp, where kids and teens have fun while building self-confidence, gaining independence and creating their own community. The B.R. Ryall YMCA summer camps provide youth with supervised activities that nurture their spirits, challenge their minds and strengthen their bodies—while teaching values, teamwork, conflict resolution and leadership skills.

Traditional Full-Day Camps (entering grades K-8)

Our traditional full-day camps are age-specific to ensure there are appropriate activities and expectations for your camper. Weekly themes are incorporated into outdoor games, sports, crafts, songs and enrichment activities. Swimming, outings to local parks and a weekly field trip round out each week to provide for an unforgettable experience.

Camp Kinder Ridge (entering grades K-1) – IMPORTANT NOTE: Kinder Ridge is currently full; we are accepting applications for the waitlist.

Camp Wilderness  (entering grades 2-3)
Camp Timber Ridge (entering grades 4-5)
Camp Pryde (entering grades 6-8)

Hours: Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Extended Care: 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Camp Registration Forms
Camper Information Packet
Camp Kinder Ridge, Wilderness and Timber Ridge Registration Form
Camp Pryde Registration Form
Enrichment Program Add-Ons Registration Form

Parent Resources
Field Trip List
Parent Handbook
Pre-Camp Information

Billy O'Donnell Basketball Camps (entering grades 3-6)

This camp will offer youth an opportunity to learn the sport, gain leadership skills and develop important character traits. Founded to honor its namesake—a former Y youth basketball coach, this camp is supported by the generosity of the O’Donnell family.

Week 3: June 17-21
Hours: Monday – Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Extended Care: 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Summer Sports Camps (entering grades 3-6)

These four camps are designed to introduce young athletes to different sports throughout the summer. Your child will have fun, while learning the basics of sports, through skill-based training and games. Campers swim daily, and off-site field trips will also be included.

CAMP BALLERZ
Who rules the courts? There is no holding back in this camp. Your child will show off skills as they take on campers in games that include basketball, football, GaGa ball, soccer, four square and more.
WEEK 4: June 24-28

CAMP XTREME
This camp combines physical activities with fun trips around our community. Campers will test their agility and coordination with Nerf battles, water balloon fights and dodgeball games. They’ll also enjoy exploring skate parks, biking, hiking, checking out ninja courses and more. Campers must bring a helmet on specified days.
WEEK 6: July 8-12

BACKYARD CAMP
Creativity and adventure are the key as campers help create the lesson plans for the week. We will fill the time with minute-to-win-it games, ghosts in the graveyard, capture the flag, kick the can and more.
WEEK 8: July 22-26

TEAM SPORTS CAMP
Team sports are a great way for your child to build confidence and connections with teammates—while learning leadership and communication skills, respect for others, new sports and ways to stay active.
WEEK 10: August 5-9

Camp Fantastik (ages 3-6)

Spanish, arts and crafts, character development and fun are all rolled up into one! Designed to be the perfect introduction to “camp,” your child will have a blast learning and exploring. Sign up early; this camp fills fast!

Boys Only Camp (entering grades 2-4)

This camp is all boy! Your child will have the opportunity to battle in the Beyblades stadium, have fun in a Nerf frenzy war, master slime making and so much more. Each week will offer a new set of adventures.