No matter what your child’s interests may be, the Attleboro Norton YMCA Specialty Camps have the perfect option for you. Our specialty camps help kids strengthen their skills, discover new talents, and develop confidence in their own potential!

Like all of our other Camp Finberg programs, all of our Specialty and Sports Camps include swimming, use of the splash pad, and other traditional camp activities.

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Summer 2022

Camp Dates: June 13-September 2
(Kindergarten Camp will run June 6-10)
Flexible registration of 2 to 5 days per week

Camp Hours: 8:30 am-4:30 pm
(Before Care: 7:00-8:30 am / After Care: 4:30-6:00 pm)

Location: Norton Outdoor Center, 295 West Main Street, Norton, MA
Phone (September-May): (508) 222-7422
Phone (June-August): (508) 222-7292

For questions about registration: campadmin@attleboroymca.org / (508) 409-0778
For questions about the program: Jen Maltese, jmaltese@attleboroymca.org


HOW TO REGISTER:

Follow the program-specific online registration links below or return your Camper Enrollment Packet to:

Camp Registrar
Attleboro Norton YMCA Downtown Branch
63 North Main Street
Attleboro, MA, 02703


Specialty Camps Rates:

$275 for Y Members, $300 for Non-Members
Add Before Camp: $10 per week for Y Members, $15 per week for Non-Members
Add After Camp: $20 per week for Y Members, $25 per week for Non-Members


 

Nature Prowlers

Ages:  3-5

Pre-school campers will develop an awareness, appreciation, and concern for our environment and the creatures in it. They will explore the habits and habitats of animals living in our woods, ponds, and meadows. Most importantly, they’ll have fun using their imaginations, and just being kids in a low-stress, outdoor environment. Campers learn about natural science through stories, hikes, games, crafts, and a host of other fun-filled activities. Here, campers renew old friendships and make new pals.

SEP 9-OCT 28
FRI 9:30-10:30 AM
Norton Outdoor Center
295 West Main Street, Norton

Y Members:  $50/Monthly
Non-Members:  $75/Monthly

Register Online

For questions, or additional information, contact Jen Maltese, Norton Outdoor Center Executive Director at jmaltese@attleboroymca.org or call (508) 222-7422.

 


Arts Camps

Dance Camp

Grades 2-7. At Dance Camp, campers explore dance and movement through a variety of genres! From choreographed pieces to dance games, our dance campers will move to the beat all week long and put on an end-of-week performance on our outdoor stage!

June 27-July 1

Theater in the Woods

Grades 2-7. The sunshine is our spotlight as our campers participate in a variety of drama games and activities that make every kid feel like a star. We’ll work together to put on a production at the end of the week!

July 18-22

Art Camp

Grades 2-7. Find your artistic inspiration in the great outdoors! In our Art Camp, we’ll work with multiple mediums, including painting, drawing, and
collage, but we’ll also incorporate the beauty of nature into our work!

August 1-5


Adventure Camps

Outdoor Challengers I

Grades 2-4. Up for a challenge? Learn to navigate trails, conquer new heights, and learn basic wilderness skills. Daily challenges promote teamwork, logical reasoning, and a chance to take on Mother Nature.

July 5-8
August 8-12

Outdoor Challengers II

Grades 5-7. Put your adventurous spirit to the test! Campers will have the opportunity to explore the challenge course to the fullest, navigate 80 acres of surrounding woods, and exercise the elements of wilderness survival. This session culminates with an outdoor camping adventure when the campers put their new skills into action!

July 11-15
August 15-19


Sports Camps

Soccer Camp

Grades 2-7. Emphasize learning and improving a strong foundation of soccer skills for the beginner to advanced player. The junior camp is perfect for campers who want to advance their soccer skills and enjoyment of the game. Our goal is for all campers to have a fun, productive week of soccer that will enhance both their skills and passion for the game.

June 20-24

Flag Football Camp

Grades 2-7. This fun week of camp welcomes players of all skill levels. For players who have never played organized football, this is a perfect opportunity to introduce the game in a controlled and structured environment. While learning basic fundamentals, players will be able to develop their skills and gain confidence. Experienced players can sharpen their fundamentals and learn new techniques through a variety of drills and games.

June 27-July 1
August 1-5

Golf Camp

Grades 2-7. Golf camp offer young athletes an opportunity to experience the wonders of golf in a fun and positive environment. Learn and practice the basics of golf every day, putting, chipping and game fundamentals. We are confident golfers of all ability levels will leave with improved skills, higher self-esteem, new friends and more passion for the sport.

July 5-8

Lacrosse Camp

Grades 2-7. Our recreational Lacrosse Camp invites players of all ages and skill levels to learn the basic skills and rules of lacrosse. Special emphasis is placed on increasing each camper’s understanding of the game in a fun, non-competitive environment.

July 11-15

Basketball Camp

Grades 2-7. The goal of the Basketball Camp is to improve the level of play of each camper and to provide them with a rewarding and fun camp experience while learning the fundamentals of basketball.

July 18-22

Sports Sampler Camp

Grades K-1. This sports camp is a great opportunity for our youngest athletes to participate in a variety of sports, including soccer, flag football, basketball, and more! This camp emphasizes teamwork and how fun it is to play and be active!

July 25-29

Super Sports Camp

Grades 2-7. The goal of our Super Sports camp is to offer every child an opportunity to try out multiple sports each week to see what they enjoy most. Skills and drills will be offered in a fun environment while building skills and learning more about the sport of the day. Kids will participate in Soccer, Lacrosse, Flag Football, Basketball and more.

July 25-29
August 15-19

Backyard Sports Camp

Grades 2-7. A week of all things that kids love most about playing sports in the backyard with friends! Fun, friendship, team work and sports all rolled into one week.

August 8-12

Track & Field Camp

Grades 1-7. This camp was developed to introduce young athletes to this sport rich in tradition and history. Our exercises and drills will prepare athletes for a future in cross-country, track and field events, distance running, while inspiring a love for running and being active. Participants will put it all together for one fun-filled day at the end of the week at the Finberg track and field meet!

August 22-26