Fishers YMCA Camps

On Site Fishers Camps- Week 2 June 8-12

Welcome

Welcome to the Fishers YMCA Camps! We are all so excited to share our summer fun with your camper(s). We are piloting a new system and are SO excited! This summer we are incorporating STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math), Outdoor Educations, Archery, Arts and Crafts, and Literacy into our Camp experience. Please bare with us as we make this amazing transformation!

Please call the site phone connected with your childs camp if you have any questions!

Every Day

Hello Families!! Every day please pack the following items:

  • 2 Snacks
  • 1 Lunch
  • 1 Refillable Water Bottle
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug Spray
  • Swim Suit (On Swim Days)
  • Towel (On Swim Days)
  • Extra Clothes in a Zip lock Bag (accidents happen, mud happens)
  • Zip lock Bag for wet clothing
  • Please label your campers belongings
  • We encourage proper shoes for camp- close toed shoes such as tennis shoes
  • PLEASE DRESS APPROPRIATELY FOR THE WEATHER! :) It is cold in the morning!

When does my camper swim?

Micro Mudsock Preschool (Ages 3-5) swims at the Splash Pad Tuesday through Friday at 9 AM!

Mini Mudsock (Ages 5-6) swims Tuesday and Thursday 11-11:50

Mega Mudsock (Ages 7-8) swims Monday and Friday 1-1:50

THE Mudsock (ages 9-11) swims Tuesday and Friday 2-2:50

Enrichment swims Monday and Wednesday 12-12:50

Teen Camp swims everyday from 1-2 in the outdoor pool

LIT/ CIT- swims Thursday from 2-3 in the outdoor pool

Drop off and Pick Up

  • Drop off starts at 6:30 AM at the back entrance (old Teen Center)
  • A Picture ID is REQUIRED by ANYONE who is picking up your child
  • Your child may not be picked up by anyone who is not on the pickup list
  • The person who registered the child for camp is the ONLY person who can make pickup changes
  • Your child must be picked up by 6 PM or you will be charged $1 per minute for every child and minute after 6 PM

Cookouts

Each Week Camps will have a Cookout from 12-12:30 at Friendship Circle (2nd entrance to the woods). Please come check in at the parent table prior to entering the woods!


Mini Mudsock Cookout is on Friday

Mega Mudsock Cookout is on Thursday

THE Mudsock Cookout is on Wednesday


If the last name starts with:

A-F Fruit Cups

G-M- Hot Dogs

N-R- Hot Dog Buns

S-W- Chips

X-Z- Plates

Micro Mudsock Preschool Camp Ages 3-5- Director Mallory


This week our theme is Minion Madness! We will have oodles of fun causing Minion mayhem this week! We will be making minions with our feet, minion goggles, and playing Despicable Me games like What time is it Gru?, and Minion Tag! Remember that we swim outside on the Splash Pad Tuesday – Friday as long as it is 60 degrees or warmer outside! I look forward to seeing you next week!

-Mallory (Site Director)
(317) 371-9455


micromudsock@gmail.com

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)- Director Mallory

This week our Mudsock campers will be learning about how the human body works on STEM day one by testing our balance skills in different conditions, and learning how to check our pulse and what kinds of activities make our heart rates increase and decrease. On STEM day 2, we will learn about rain and clouds and we will be making butter! For engineering this week, each camper will be creating his/her own airplane! We are ready to soar into week 2 of camp!

-Mallory (Site Director)
(317)371-9455


mudsockmallory@gmail.com

Arts and Crafts- Director Ashlee

This week in Arts & Crafts we will be making another favorite summer time treat, POPSICLES! Mud sock will also be making a flying paper kite.

317-372-3695

abrown@indymca.org

Literacy- Director Ashlee

Mudsock will be learning and listening about animals this week. They will also be discussing and drawing what animal teeth would look like on us!

317-372-3695

abrown@indymca.org

Outdoor Education- Director Dean

This week is all about Survival in the wilderness! We are going to learn about fire safety as well as how to start a good fire if you are camping in the outdoors. We are also going to learn how to purify our own water using nothing but a disposable water bottle and what we can find out in nature! Come learn how to survive in nature!


Director Dean

317-371-9455

Teen Camp- Director Marsha

Welcome to the 2nd week of Teen Camp! This week's Wednesday field trip is to 100 Acres at Indianapolis Museum of Art. We'll hike the arts trails and enjoy the sculptures and art pieces. Please make sure your camper has their lunch as we will be eating at 100 Acres and a permission slip is signed prior to the trip. On Tuesday and Thursday campers walk to Holland Park to play sports. Traditional camp activities through out the week include cooking, science, archery, arts and crafts, outdoor games and swimming at the outdoor pool everyday.


Director Marsha

317-626-1445

Enrichment- Top Chef - Director Liz

Welcome to Top chef week! This week we will be cooking some kid friendly recipes that you can make as a family! Note: due to preordering supplies the recipes are set of there are good allergies we will try our best to accommodate! Ready, set, cook! If you have any questions/comments/concerns please feel free to chat with me anytime!

317-372-3695

LIT/CIT- Director Liz

Welcome to LIT/CIT camp! This week you will be spending your mornings going through leadership and team building activities that teach the key attributes of a leader. In the afternoons you will be placed in a camp to experience what it is like to be a counselor! My site phone number is 317-372-3695 if you have any questions throughout the week do not hesitate to ask.

Program Director and Camp Coordinators and Site Directors

Brian Shelley- Program Director 317-558-3218

Katie Mitchell- Camp Coordinator 317-697-8572

Courtney Collins- Camp Coordinator 317-371-2352

Micro and Mini Mudsock Director- Mallory 317-371-9455

Mega Mudsock Director- Ashlee 317-372-3695

THE Mudsock Director- Dean 317-371-9455

Teen Director- Marsha 317-626-1445

Enrichment, LIT/CIT Director- Liz 317-372-3695