For nearly a century, the YMCA has led the way as the nation's largest and most respected provider of summertime activities for youth. Based on our core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility, YMCA summer day camps allow your child to grow in a fun, nurturing environment. With 17 branch locations throughout the Greater Richmond and Petersburg area as well as YMCA Camp Thunderbird offering summer day camps, specialty camps, sports camps and summer child care, we have a camp for you!

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Camp Thunderbird

Camps Offered Dates
Traditional Day Camp June 15 - August 28
Teen Adventure Camp June 15 - August 14
Everybuddy Camp June 15 - August 14

City of Richmond

East End

Chickahominy Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Camp Chickahominy  June 16 - August 18
Summer Explorers Camp  June 16 - August 18
Counselor in Training  June 16 - August 18
Basketball Camp  June 23 - 27,
July 28 - August 1
Soccer Camp  July 14 - 18
Flag Football Camp  July 7 - 11
Combo Sports Camp  July 21 - 25

Northside

Northside Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates 
Y Adventure Camp  June 16 - August 22
Teen Extreme Camp  June 16 - August 22
Patrick Henry Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Mini Camp Winnipeg June 16 - August 18
Junior Camp Winnipeg June 16 - August 18
Senior Camp Winnipeg June 16 - August 18
Teen Extreme Camp June 16 - August 18
British Soccer Camps July 14 - 18

Southside

Camp Thunderbird
Camps Offered Dates
Traditional Day Camp June 15 - August 28
Teen Adventure Camp June 15 - August 14
Everbuddy Camp June 15 - August 14
Chester Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Camp Red Feather (Half or Full Day) June 16 - August 25
Teen Extreme June 16 - August 18
After Summer School Camp TBA
Preschool Sampler Camp (HALF DAY)

June 16 -20,
June 23-27,
July 7- 11,
July 14 -18,
July 21 - 25,
July 28 - August 1

LEGO® Mania Camp July 14 - 18
Dance Camp! July 28 - August 1
Cooking Creations Camp July 7 - 11,
July 21 -25
Youth Basketball Camp July 7 - 11
Youth Soccer Camp July 28 - August 1
Youth Volleyball Camp July 21 - 25
Youth Field Hockey Camp August 11 - 15
Youth Gymnastics Camp August 4 - 8
Manchester Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Summer Explorers Camp Red Hawk June 16 - August 18
Teen Extreme June 16 - August 18
Midlothian Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Camp Saponi June 16 - August 18
Summer Explorers Camp June 16 - August 18
After Summer School Camp TBA
Teen Extreme Camp June 16 - August 18
Soccer Camp June 23 - 27,
July 14 - 18
Basketball Camp June 16 - 20,
July 7 - 11
Girls Basketball Camp August 11 - 15
Lacrosse Camp June 16 - 20
Pre- School Sports Sampler Camp June 9 - 13,
July 7 -11,
August 4 - 8
Petersburg Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Petersburg Family YMCA Sports, Arts, and Adventure Camp June 16 - August 29
Powhatan Family YMCA
Swift Creek Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Camp Swift Creek June 16 - August 29
Preschool Splash Camp June 9 - 20,
July 7 - 11,
July 21 - 25,
August 4 - 8
Sports Combo Camp June 23 - 27,
July 14 - 18
Pee Wee Sports Camp June 23 - 27,
July 14 - 18,
July 28 - August 1,
August 4 - 8
Chesterfield United Football Club Soccer Camp June 16 - 20,
July 28 - August 1
Gymnastics Camp July 28 - August 1,
August 4 - 8

West End

Goochland Family YMCA
John Rolfe Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Creative Kids Craft Camp  June 23 - 26
"Fun in the Sun" Finger Foods  June 30 - July 3
The Babysitters' Club  July 14 - 17
Building Camp  August 4 - 7
"It's Mad" Science!  August 18 - 21
"Home Economics" Camp  August 25 - 28
Shady Grove Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Kinder Camp June 2 - August 18
The Tiny Camp for Two's June 2 - 6
Sports Camps June 16 - August 18
Summer Explorers June 16 - August 18
Camp Kanawha June 16 - August 25
Camp Mohawk June 16 - August 25
Teen Extreme Camp June 16 - August 25
After School Summer Camp All weeks that Henrico County Public Schools
offer summer school
Tuckahoe Family YMCA
Camps Offered Dates
Camp Tuckahoe: Rising Kindergarten - Rising 6th Grade June 16 - August 22
Camp Adventure: Rising 7th Grade - Rising 9th Grade June 16 - August 28
Chess Camp

June 16 -20

Knitting Camp June 16 - 20
American Girl Doll® Camp June 23 - 27
LEGO® Brick Building

June 23 - 27,
July 7 – 11,
August 18 – 22

LEGO® Robotics June 30 - July 3
Simply Sewing! June 30 - July 3
Presidential Tour 2014 July 7 - 11
Musical Theater Camp July 14 - July 25
Study Skills for Stellar Students! July 28 - August 1
Camp Hogwarts (First Years) July 28 - August 1
Camp Hogwarts (Second Years) August 4 - 8
Camp Hogwarts (Upper Classmen) August 11 - 15
Sports Combo Camp June 23 -27,
July 7 - 11,
July 21 - 25,
August 4 - 8
Football Camp August 11 - 15
Peewee Sports Camp June 23 -27,
July 7 - 11,
July 21 - 25,
August 4 - 8
Richmond Kickers 1st Kick's Soccer Camp June 16 -20,
July 28 - August 1
Richmond Kickers Recreational Soccer Camp June 16 -20,
July 28 - August 1
Tennis Camp July 14 - 18
Girls Field Hockey Camp July 14 - 18
Itty Bitty Camp May 27 - 30,
June 2 -5
Mini Gym & Sports Camp May 27 - 30,
June 2 -5
Mini Camp Explorer June 9 -12,
August 4 -7
Camp Explorer June 23 - 27,
July 14 - 18
Gymnastics Camp July 21 - 24
Gymnastics & More Camp July 21 - 24
Gymnastics, Cheerleading & Dance Camp August 4 - 7
Summit Camp June 16 - 20,
July 7 - 11,
July 14 - 18,
August 4 - 8,
August 11 - 15