Welcome to Sunshine Camp
Located in an air-conditioned facility, activities include arts & crafts, sports, games, cooking, science projects, themed dress up days, playground time and more. Campers and staff travel by bus to the Main Y Facility for instructional and recreational swimming. Each week features an exciting event or a field trip (no more than 30 minutes away) We are always walking on sunshine at camp!
8:30-9:00am Sign in at the Bauer Branch — Valet drop off runs from 8:30-9:00am in a line at the back parking lot of the Bauer Branch. Please remain in your car on line, ready, and a staff member will escort your child to camp.
9:00am Circle Time
9:30am-12:30 Snack, Fun Activities such as room games, arts & crafts, playground or gym games and Lunch
12:30pm Groups start traveling to Main Y for swimming.
The groups return to the Bauer Branch at different times. All groups return by 3:15pm
4:00-4:30PM Valet pick-up at the Bauer Branch — Form a line at the back parking lot of the Bauer Branch. Please remain in your car on line and have your photo I.D. ready. A staff member will bring your child to you. Please note you are responsible for buckling up your child in the car.
What to Bring
Our swim days are Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday. The children and staff will be bused to the Main Y and swim in the Rooke Pool. Please do not forget to send your child with proper swim attire, a towel, & goggles if needed and a plastic bag for each day.
Please bring an “As Is” lunch to camp. We don’t have access to a fridge or microwave. Please provide 3 snacks: morning snack, lunch snack and afternoon snack. We are a peanut and tree nut free camp.
Also . . . Wear Sneakers, Sunscreen, Wear Camp Shirts on Thursday for Trip Day, Permission Slips, Extra bag of clothes in case of accidents, Extra bottle of water
Themes, Trips & Specials
Week 1: Old Macdonald Had a Farm Week (Each day learn about a different type of farm animal); Trip: 6.28.18- Alstede Farms
Week 2: Lions, Tigers, and Bears Week; Trip: 7.5.18- Turtleback Zoo
Week 3: You’re a Star (Each day learn about different stars and constellations); Trip: 7.13.18- Planetarium
Week 4: Arcade (Video Game) ; Trip: 7.19.18- Fun Time Junctions
Week 5: American Ninja Warrior Week; Trip: 7.27.18- Child’s Play Challenge Course
Week 6: Sunshine Hoedown Week (Learn about the Wild West, gold rush) Hoedown on Friday; Trip: 8.2.18- Wild West City
Week 7: Disney Classics Week (Celebrate Classic Movie) Winnie the Pooh Picnic on Friday; Trip: 8.9.18- Winnie Pooh Movie
Week 8: Decades Week (Each day celebrate a different decade); Trip: 8.16.18- Jersey Lanes
Week 9:Sports Week; Trip: 8.23.18- Basketball Game (At Y)