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2019 Summer Camp Program TORIGIAN FAMILY YMCA 259 Lynnfield Street, Peabody, MA ymcametronorth.org
WELCOME TO CAMP! Camp Eastman at the Torigian Family YMCA is a seasonal day camp program for girls and boys ages four to fifteen. At Camp Eastman, children will make new friends, discover new passions, explore creativity and develop skills through a wide range of fun and enriching activities. Camp Eastman is so much more than a typical day camp. It is a place for values, learning, skill building, self-confidence and fulfilling dreams. Our program encourages independence and teamwork, leading to happy, healthy, confident kids. Join us, adventure awaits!
Camp Eastman Highlights: • Acres of woodlands with nature trails for hiking. • Designated adventure areas with low ropes challenges, indoor rock climbing, and archery. • Indoor and outdoor pools. Plus, an outdoor splash park! • Plenty of outdoor play space, including a playfield, basketball and volleyball courts. • Air-conditioned indoor facilities including a full court gymnasium, fitness studios and several additional classrooms for dance and arts. • Lecture series including presentations on Bullying Prevention, Nutrition and Sports Safety. • Weekly camp email with important information and announcements for parents & campers. • Dedicated staff team with years of camp experience and extensive training. • Adventure days for campers 7 and older. In-camp adventures for children ages 4-6.
A Typical Day: Each day the camp begins with a morning assembly- a spirited meeting to get campers excited for the day! Here, we sing songs and make special announcements. Campers move on to many activities, both indoor and outdoor; from swimming, gym games, arts & crafts, nature & adventure and more. Campers will have the option to attend regular Adventure Days, an exciting day trip away from camp. *Detailed Adventure Day destinations and theme week information are posted prior to the summer session.
Open Houses & Tours: Open House and Carnival: February 2 5:00pm - 7:00pm Interactive Camp Day: March 23 12:00pm - 2:00pm Healthy Kids Day: April 27 12:00pm - 2:00pm
NEW for Summer 2019- Mini Eastman: Campers ages 4-6 will engage in age appropriate activities throughout the camp day that include daily learning and focus on gross motor skills. This age group will enjoy an in-camp adventure day each week.
NEW for 2019 - Specialty Camp: Specialty Campers will follow Camp Eastman morning schedule, and in the afternoon will focus solely on their specialty, either sports or adventure, for the week. Adventure Camp: July 1st-3rd, Ages 9-12 Experience nature in a whole new way! Learn new skills on how to take and survive a nature adventure! From building shelters, rock wall climbing, setting up a campsite to hiking and navigation! Sports Camp: August 5th-9th, Ages 9-12 Camp Eastman would like to select first overall pick... you! Join our brand new Sports Camp which will include introduction to a new sport each day of the week from proper weight/cardio training, learning skills for each sport and engaging in a full game at the end of each day! You will play basketball, soccer, hockey, football, and track and field!
Camp Dates & Hours: Camp Eastman runs for eleven, one week sessions from June17-August 30. We are open five days a week from 8:30am through 4:00pm with opportunities for extended care. *Camp is closed on Thursday, July 4th. Camp: Early Care: Extended Care:
8:30am-4:00pm 7:00am-8:30am* 4:00pm-6:00pm*
*Early and extended camp care are offered for $30 per session, per week.
Camp Eastman Rates: Ages Mini Eastman 4-6 years 7-13 years Teen Initiative 1st year Teen Initiative 2nd year Specialty Camp: Adventure Specialty Camp: Sports
Required Paperwork: A 2019 camp registration form, most recent physical & immunization record, recent photo, and auto-draft form are mandatory for every camper before attendance.
Financial Aid: Financial aid is available through the YMCAâ€™s ACCESS program. All financial aid applications are due by May 31 and assessed on a first come, first serve basis. More information including application forms and payment plans are available at the YMCA Welcome Center.
Torigian Family YMCA Mission: The Torigian Family YMCA builds strong kids, strong families and strong communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
Camp Eastman Vision: Camp Eastman intentionally fosters achievement, relationships and belonging through fun, safe and enriching experiences at day camp. We help children build skills, develop strong friendships and feel like they are part of something great.
Camp Eastman Goals: • Deliver a summer full of rewarding experiences to campers of all ages. • Ignite a passion for physical activity and appreciation for the great outdoors. • Encourage campers to try new experiences. • Give campers the opportunity to belong in a safe and supportive environment. • Inspire socially responsible campers ready to give back to the community. Camp Eastman complies with all regulations of the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and is licensed by the Peabody Board of Health. For more information please contact: Mike Parrott, Camp Eastman Director firstname.lastname@example.org DJ Fimiani, Camp Eastman Director of Programs email@example.com