YMCA Camp Lakewood

YMCA Camp Lakewood

YMCA Camp Lakewood's summer overnight camp for boys and girls ages 6-17, only 90 minutes south of St. Louis, provides a well-rounded experience for campers by getting them outdoors having fun, making friends and conquering new skills. A 360-acre lake, 5,200 wooded acres, caves and creeks create many opportunities for adventure, exploration and experiential learning.

YMCA Camp Lakewood offers four-day, one-week and two-week camp programs, and also ranch, leadership and wilderness programs, with optional electives, including high adventure, advanced arts & crafts, paintball, SNAG golf, horsemanship and more. While campers love sports, horseback riding, arts & crafts, water activities, caving, climbing, ziplining, camp games and more, great kids are grown into well-rounded individuals by teaching respect, responsibility, belonging and accomplishment.

Camp Weeks:
June 4 - 8
June 11 - 15
June 18 - 22
June 25 - 29
July 2 - 6
July 9 - 13
July 16 - 20
July 23 - 27
July 30 - August 3
August 6 - 10
Open House at YMCA Camp Lakewood

Camp Lakewood Open House are designed to give you and your children and teens the opportunity to meet the camp directors, ask questions and see the beautiful property. You'll get a tour of the camp, be able to speak with camp staff and be reassured that your camper will have the experience of a lifetime at YMCA Camp Lakewood.

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Open Gym at Miss Kelly's Gym
Monday, November 5, 2018
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Kids can work on existing gym skills, learn new skills or just play around during Open Gym at Miss Kelly's Gym. 

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Monday, October 22, 2018

Sensory Story Time is geared to families with children ages 3-9 who are on the autism spectrum or who have multi-sensory needs. Children of all abilities are welcome.

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Explore the St. Louis Zoo after dark during special Boo at the Zoo Nights. This non-scary celebration is designed just for kids and families, and costumes are encouraged.

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Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Kids can meet some owls while learning about the importance of these mysterious birds of the night. This free workshop is for ages 8-12 and is presented by the World Bird Sanctuary.

 

 

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