VALPARAISO | Valparaiso Family YMCA is taking registration for summer camp. Campers will be encouraged to grow spiritually, mentally and physically in a safe enriching environment. The camp counselors will promote the four YMCA character development values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Camp is structured by a daily schedule which provides focused activities developed from weekly themes. Camp activities will include: cooperative games, team sports, arts & crafts, singing, performance arts, storytelling, cooking, outdoor living skills, environmental education, community service, fitness classes and swimming. Camp activities will be held outdoors on YMCA ground in the pavilion. The YMCA facility includes a playground, youth wellness room, swimming pool and gym. Valparaiso Family YMCA Summer Camp is June 9 through Aug. 15.
Many of the camp programs will be held at the Valparaiso Family YMCA, located at 1201 Cumberland Drive, Valparaiso, IN. The half day preschool camps will be offered at the Y preschool downtown at 105 N. Washington St. For information visit www.valpoymca.org, or call Diane Sonnenberg at (219) 462-4185 ext. 238.