The YMCA of Montclair Geyer Family Branch camps offer a safe and creative experience for kids 2-6, while emphasizing socialization, confidence, self-esteem and of course, fun! You’ll find exciting options for the littlest campers; for many, this is their first camp experience.
June Bugs (ages 3-kindergarten; must be 3 years old by June 11) is for those who need to bridge the gap between camp and preschool. Children are grouped according to age and move through the program to various exciting activities and adventures throughout the day. Children must be potty trained.
June Bugs: June 11-June 22, 9:00am–1:00pm
Time for Twos (must be 2 years old by June 1) is for many children their first time away from their caregiver. Children participate in group free play, art, music, story time and gym. Time for Twos: June 25-August 31, 9:30am–12:00pm
Early Adventures (ages 3-kindergarten; must be 3 by start of program) is a great first time camp experience or an opportunity to boost self-reliance and social skills before heading off to school in the fall. Early Adventures campers are grouped by age and participate in a variety of activities throughout the day. Activities and special events are created around the theme of the week and fun is always on the schedule! In addition to gym, swim, dance, art and cooking, campers participate in various activities such as a scavenger hunt, petting zoo, outdoor water play and new for this year – outdoor science and nature adventures. Campers must be fully potty trained.
Early Adventures: June 25-August 31, full day (9:00am-3:30pm) or half day (9am-1pm)
Early Adventures Specialty Camp (ages 3-kindergarten; must be 3 by start of program) Half day campers can also extend the day with Early Adventures Afternoon Specialty Camp. This week long experience is centered around a theme – Fairytale Theater, Gym Ninjas, Kitchen Chemistry and more! Campers must be fully potty trained.
Early Adventures Afternoon Specialty Camp: June 25-August 31 1:30pm–3:30pm
Questions? Stop by or call the Geyer Family Branch Welcome Desk, (973) 783-7640