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Half Day Programs 

Anyone Ages 12 –18


  • Programs run 10:00am – 1:00pm 

  • $25 for each week-long program.

    • Babysitting $35.00​

  • The YW is a Free Summer Meal site providing free lunch or you can choose to send a bag lunch.


YWCA Babysitting Club

July 10th –July 13th 


-Become a certified

babysitter using a

nationally renowned

curriculum with

official CPR training.  Perfect for anyone who wants to offer babysitting services! *Babysitting Camp Fee is $35 to include American Red Cross CPR Certificate.*


Staying In The Game

Sports Camps

July 17th-July 20th-


-During Sports Week, the YWCA will offer day camps in basketball, soccer, golf and a game day!!  On game day, we will learn mini-games.  Kids will learn rules and good sportsmanship from local coaches and players! 



July 24th-July 27th  


-Exploration and Development Camp

A great way to start the summer- join us for the YWCA Future Leaders Clinic. Team Building Exercises, Guest Speakers, and Self-Discovery projects, all geared to reinforce strong skills for our future leaders. 


Summer Cooking With Shelly

July 31st-Aug 3rd 


-A Big Hit Returns!

Shelly Allen, Owner/

Proprietor of Sweet

Sensations, will take the

students on a journey to

learn how to prepare a

full course meal

complete with dessert

and at the end of the

week, students will

present the meal to a special guest. The students will be educated on Food Safety, Proper Food Preparation, and Basic Culinary Techniques along with creating a delicious meal. Upon completion, they can take these lessons home and be able to create the meal on their own!! 



Aug 7th- Aug 11th, Aug 14th- Aug 17th


-Our Final Camp will be held over the last 2 weeks!  It will be a Makers Camp for young people who are interested in DIY, making, creating, crafting, hacking, tinkering and learning!


You can register online at HERE or in person at the YWCA, 211 Lake St, Elmira, NY.  Questions? A’Don Allen, Director of Youth Services at or call him at 607-733-5575 x227.

Girls Rock!


Girls ONLY
Ages 12 –18

9:30am – 1pm

Monday - Friday

$25 for each participant.






The YW is a Free Summer Meal site providing free lunch or you can choose to send a bag lunch.


July 17th – July 20th : Girls Rock! Where Are You From? Girls will learn about our community and the importance of each person’s contribution to it. Local tours & history, community overview, tours of local colleges.


July 24th-July 27th : Girls Rock! What Can You Be? Girls leadership camp encourages girls to take charge of their own lives and act as agents of positive change in their communities.


Youth Leading the Way



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