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You can register for camp online at www.ymcashr.org/programs/camp or fill out below, detach and mail with deposit(s) to: YMCA Camp Arrowhead, 275 Kenyon Road, Suffolk, VA 23434 or the Suffolk Family YMCA, 2769 Godwin Boulevard, Suffolk, VA 23434 Camper’s Name (First, Last). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Grade as of Fall 2013*. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Camper’s Age on 6/15/13. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Birth Date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gender c M c F Address. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Zip.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . *Child must have completed Kindergarten to participate.

Parent/Guardian Name . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Camper’s Swim Ability YMCA Member?

c Beginner

c Yes

c Intermediate

c Advanced

c No

Please c Do c Do Not administer sunscreen to my child. Please select camp orientation date (one required) c Wednesday June 12, 6–8pm

YMCA Mission: The YMCA mission is to put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Because our mission is to serve all people, funds for financial assistance are available through our Open Doors program which is funded by our We Build People annual support campaign.

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD 2013 RESERVATION FORM

BEST SUMMER EVER

c Saturday June 15, 10am–12pm

Regional Summer Day Camp

Please enroll my child in the following one-week Camp Arrowhead sessions (please check): c Session 2b.................. July 8–12

c Session 3a.................. July 15–19

c Session 3b.................. July 22–26

c Session 4a.................. July 29–August 2

c Session 4b.................. August 5–9

c Session 5a.................. August 12–16

c Session 5b.................. August 19–23

Please enroll my child in the following two-week Camp Arrowhead sessions (please check): c Session 1.................. June 17–28

c Session 4.................. July 29–August 9

c Session 2.................. July 1–12

c Session 5.................. August 12–23

c Session 3.................. July 15–26

c Session 6.................. August 26–30

c Add Swim Lessons for $25 (8 lessons, 30 minutes each)

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD

c Session 2a.................. July 1–5

275 Kenyon Road Suffolk, VA 23434 P 757 923 3303 W YCampArrowhead.org

c Session 1b.................. June 24–28

YMCA Camp Arrowhead is a location of the YMCA of South Hampton Roads.

c Session 1a.................. June 17–21

Please check the transportation option you plan to use: Suffolk Family YMCA c Stop #1 Bus departs 7am/arrives 4:20pm c Stop #2 Bus departs 8am/arrives 5pm Taylor Bend Family YMCA c Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm

Creekside Elementary c Bus departs 7:30am/arrives 4:45pm

PAID

Parent/Guardian Signature. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION U.S. POSTAGE

Nansemond Parkway Elementary c Bus departs 7:45am/arrives 4:30pm

Norfolk, VA PERMIT NO. 330

YMCA Camp Arrowhead c Drop off 6–8:50am & Pick up 4–6pm

James L. Camp, Jr. Family YMCA c Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD www.YCampArrowhead.org


WE CARE ABOUT OUR KIDS The health and safety of our campers and staff are of paramount importance. Our staff receive extensive training in camper safety, First Aid, CPR and emergency procedures. Each year, our staff receive 35 to 40 hours of training that prepares them for the important

job of being your child’s friend and guide. At Camp Arrowhead, we believe the best way to teach morals and build character is by example. We’ll give your kids mentors they can look up to. Camp Arrowhead welcomes many returning staff members each summer.

TRANSPORTATION AND DROP-OFF Transportation is provided from the following locations, at the following times Monday–Friday:

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD In the tradition of Y day camps, YMCA Camp Arrowhead offers youth a safe and exciting outdoor summer adventure. Children will learn life skills, create memories and form friendships through a variety of activities on our brand new site of 55 acres of fields and forests. This first-class facility includes:

• • • • • • • • •

Alpine Tower Amphitheater Archery Range Challenge Course Hiking Trails Outdoor Pool Program Lodge Picnic Shelters Athletic Fields

The Y offers various summer camp opportunities for all ages. Drop-off and pickup is available at five convenient locations (see Transportation and Drop-off section). YMCA Camp Arrowhead is a fully-licensed day camp program. Campers must present the following to attend camp:

• •

proof of physical examination immunization and proof of identity (birth certificate)

Ages: 5–12 Dates: June 17–August 30 Days of the Week: Monday–Friday Times: 6am–6pm One-Week option: $135 Members $185 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

Two-Week session: $260 Members $360 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

Counselor In Training (1-week sessions) CIT Camp teaches enthusiastic 13 to 15 year olds leadership skills and the fundamentals of working with children, including CPR and First Aid Training, Basic Child Development, licensed child care protocol, group management and group games for kids, to name a few. Once selected, each CIT spends part of his or her day in the classroom learning new skills and the rest of the day with a camp group working alongside a mentoring counselor. $65 Members $90 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

STAYING ACTIVE YMCA Camp Arrowhead is all about discovery and outdoor fun. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities like archery, or climbing the Alpine Tower, gain independence and make lasting memories through participation in crafts, swimming, sports and more. And of course, it’s fun too. Kids become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical, social and educational activities. Our activities include:

• • • • • • • •

Alpine Tower Archery Horticulture Nature Education Swim Lessons (registration required) Free Swim Music/Drama

• • • • • • •

Arts & Crafts Daily Devotions Family Nights Special Events Sports Character Development Outdoor Exploration

Overnight Campouts

Sample of daily activities:

Bus Stops from the Suffolk Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Stop #1 Bus departs 7am/arrives 4:20pm Stop #2 Bus departs 8am/arrives 5pm Taylor Bend Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm Camp Arrowhead Drop off 6–8:50am & Pick up 4–6pm

OVERNIGHT CAMPOUTS For 8 years old or 3rd graders and older— Experience a true outdoor camping adventure overnight with YMCA Camp Arrowhead. Spend a Friday night among the stars with your friends! Activities include night group games, bonfire, midnight snacks, hike in the dark and campfire skits. Dates: 6/21, 7/5, 7/19, 8/2, 8/16

9am

Opening Council

1pm

Outdoor Exploration

9:30am

Archery

2pm

Swimming

10:30am

Alpine Tower

3pm Sports

11:30am

Lunch

4pm

12pm

Arts & Crafts

Closing Council

Cost: $25 per summer camper per event

James L Camp Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm Creekside Elementary Open 7am, Close 6pm Bus departs 7:30am/arrives 4:45pm Nansemond Parkway Elementary Open 7am, Close 6pm Bus departs 7:45am/arrives 4:30pm


WE CARE ABOUT OUR KIDS The health and safety of our campers and staff are of paramount importance. Our staff receive extensive training in camper safety, First Aid, CPR and emergency procedures. Each year, our staff receive 35 to 40 hours of training that prepares them for the important

job of being your child’s friend and guide. At Camp Arrowhead, we believe the best way to teach morals and build character is by example. We’ll give your kids mentors they can look up to. Camp Arrowhead welcomes many returning staff members each summer.

TRANSPORTATION AND DROP-OFF Transportation is provided from the following locations, at the following times Monday–Friday:

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD In the tradition of Y day camps, YMCA Camp Arrowhead offers youth a safe and exciting outdoor summer adventure. Children will learn life skills, create memories and form friendships through a variety of activities on our brand new site of 55 acres of fields and forests. This first-class facility includes:

• • • • • • • • •

Alpine Tower Amphitheater Archery Range Challenge Course Hiking Trails Outdoor Pool Program Lodge Picnic Shelters Athletic Fields

The Y offers various summer camp opportunities for all ages. Drop-off and pickup is available at five convenient locations (see Transportation and Drop-off section). YMCA Camp Arrowhead is a fully-licensed day camp program. Campers must present the following to attend camp:

• •

proof of physical examination immunization and proof of identity (birth certificate)

Ages: 5–12 Dates: June 17–August 30 Days of the Week: Monday–Friday Times: 6am–6pm One-Week option: $135 Members $185 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

Two-Week session: $260 Members $360 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

Counselor In Training (1-week sessions) CIT Camp teaches enthusiastic 13 to 15 year olds leadership skills and the fundamentals of working with children, including CPR and First Aid Training, Basic Child Development, licensed child care protocol, group management and group games for kids, to name a few. Once selected, each CIT spends part of his or her day in the classroom learning new skills and the rest of the day with a camp group working alongside a mentoring counselor. $65 Members $90 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

STAYING ACTIVE YMCA Camp Arrowhead is all about discovery and outdoor fun. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities like archery, or climbing the Alpine Tower, gain independence and make lasting memories through participation in crafts, swimming, sports and more. And of course, it’s fun too. Kids become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical, social and educational activities. Our activities include:

• • • • • • • •

Alpine Tower Archery Horticulture Nature Education Swim Lessons (registration required) Free Swim Music/Drama

• • • • • • •

Arts & Crafts Daily Devotions Family Nights Special Events Sports Character Development Outdoor Exploration

Overnight Campouts

Sample of daily activities:

Bus Stops from the Suffolk Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Stop #1 Bus departs 7am/arrives 4:20pm Stop #2 Bus departs 8am/arrives 5pm Taylor Bend Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm Camp Arrowhead Drop off 6–8:50am & Pick up 4–6pm

OVERNIGHT CAMPOUTS For 8 years old or 3rd graders and older— Experience a true outdoor camping adventure overnight with YMCA Camp Arrowhead. Spend a Friday night among the stars with your friends! Activities include night group games, bonfire, midnight snacks, hike in the dark and campfire skits. Dates: 6/21, 7/5, 7/19, 8/2, 8/16

9am

Opening Council

1pm

Outdoor Exploration

9:30am

Archery

2pm

Swimming

10:30am

Alpine Tower

3pm Sports

11:30am

Lunch

4pm

12pm

Arts & Crafts

Closing Council

Cost: $25 per summer camper per event

James L Camp Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm Creekside Elementary Open 7am, Close 6pm Bus departs 7:30am/arrives 4:45pm Nansemond Parkway Elementary Open 7am, Close 6pm Bus departs 7:45am/arrives 4:30pm


WE CARE ABOUT OUR KIDS The health and safety of our campers and staff are of paramount importance. Our staff receive extensive training in camper safety, First Aid, CPR and emergency procedures. Each year, our staff receive 35 to 40 hours of training that prepares them for the important

job of being your child’s friend and guide. At Camp Arrowhead, we believe the best way to teach morals and build character is by example. We’ll give your kids mentors they can look up to. Camp Arrowhead welcomes many returning staff members each summer.

TRANSPORTATION AND DROP-OFF Transportation is provided from the following locations, at the following times Monday–Friday:

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD In the tradition of Y day camps, YMCA Camp Arrowhead offers youth a safe and exciting outdoor summer adventure. Children will learn life skills, create memories and form friendships through a variety of activities on our brand new site of 55 acres of fields and forests. This first-class facility includes:

• • • • • • • • •

Alpine Tower Amphitheater Archery Range Challenge Course Hiking Trails Outdoor Pool Program Lodge Picnic Shelters Athletic Fields

The Y offers various summer camp opportunities for all ages. Drop-off and pickup is available at five convenient locations (see Transportation and Drop-off section). YMCA Camp Arrowhead is a fully-licensed day camp program. Campers must present the following to attend camp:

• •

proof of physical examination immunization and proof of identity (birth certificate)

Ages: 5–12 Dates: June 17–August 30 Days of the Week: Monday–Friday Times: 6am–6pm One-Week option: $135 Members $185 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

Two-Week session: $260 Members $360 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

Counselor In Training (1-week sessions) CIT Camp teaches enthusiastic 13 to 15 year olds leadership skills and the fundamentals of working with children, including CPR and First Aid Training, Basic Child Development, licensed child care protocol, group management and group games for kids, to name a few. Once selected, each CIT spends part of his or her day in the classroom learning new skills and the rest of the day with a camp group working alongside a mentoring counselor. $65 Members $90 Prospective Members All camp fees include healthy lunch and snack.

STAYING ACTIVE YMCA Camp Arrowhead is all about discovery and outdoor fun. Kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, try new activities like archery, or climbing the Alpine Tower, gain independence and make lasting memories through participation in crafts, swimming, sports and more. And of course, it’s fun too. Kids become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical, social and educational activities. Our activities include:

• • • • • • • •

Alpine Tower Archery Horticulture Nature Education Swim Lessons (registration required) Free Swim Music/Drama

• • • • • • •

Arts & Crafts Daily Devotions Family Nights Special Events Sports Character Development Outdoor Exploration

Overnight Campouts

Sample of daily activities:

Bus Stops from the Suffolk Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Stop #1 Bus departs 7am/arrives 4:20pm Stop #2 Bus departs 8am/arrives 5pm Taylor Bend Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm Camp Arrowhead Drop off 6–8:50am & Pick up 4–6pm

OVERNIGHT CAMPOUTS For 8 years old or 3rd graders and older— Experience a true outdoor camping adventure overnight with YMCA Camp Arrowhead. Spend a Friday night among the stars with your friends! Activities include night group games, bonfire, midnight snacks, hike in the dark and campfire skits. Dates: 6/21, 7/5, 7/19, 8/2, 8/16

9am

Opening Council

1pm

Outdoor Exploration

9:30am

Archery

2pm

Swimming

10:30am

Alpine Tower

3pm Sports

11:30am

Lunch

4pm

12pm

Arts & Crafts

Closing Council

Cost: $25 per summer camper per event

James L Camp Family YMCA Open 6am, Close 6pm Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm Creekside Elementary Open 7am, Close 6pm Bus departs 7:30am/arrives 4:45pm Nansemond Parkway Elementary Open 7am, Close 6pm Bus departs 7:45am/arrives 4:30pm


You can register for camp online at www.ymcashr.org/programs/camp or fill out below, detach and mail with deposit(s) to: YMCA Camp Arrowhead, 275 Kenyon Road, Suffolk, VA 23434 or the Suffolk Family YMCA, 2769 Godwin Boulevard, Suffolk, VA 23434 Camper’s Name (First, Last). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Grade as of Fall 2013*. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Camper’s Age on 6/15/13. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Birth Date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Gender c M c F Address. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Zip.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . *Child must have completed Kindergarten to participate.

Parent/Guardian Name . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Phone . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Camper’s Swim Ability YMCA Member?

c Beginner

c Yes

c Intermediate

c Advanced

c No

Please c Do c Do Not administer sunscreen to my child. Please select camp orientation date (one required) c Wednesday June 12, 6–8pm

YMCA Mission: The YMCA mission is to put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Because our mission is to serve all people, funds for financial assistance are available through our Open Doors program which is funded by our We Build People annual support campaign.

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD 2013 RESERVATION FORM

BEST SUMMER EVER

c Saturday June 15, 10am–12pm

Regional Summer Day Camp

Please enroll my child in the following one-week Camp Arrowhead sessions (please check): c Session 2b.................. July 8–12

c Session 3a.................. July 15–19

c Session 3b.................. July 22–26

c Session 4a.................. July 29–August 2

c Session 4b.................. August 5–9

c Session 5a.................. August 12–16

c Session 5b.................. August 19–23

Please enroll my child in the following two-week Camp Arrowhead sessions (please check): c Session 1.................. June 17–28

c Session 4.................. July 29–August 9

c Session 2.................. July 1–12

c Session 5.................. August 12–23

c Session 3.................. July 15–26

c Session 6.................. August 26–30

c Add Swim Lessons for $25 (8 lessons, 30 minutes each)

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD

c Session 2a.................. July 1–5

275 Kenyon Road Suffolk, VA 23434 P 757 923 3303 W YCampArrowhead.org

c Session 1b.................. June 24–28

YMCA Camp Arrowhead is a location of the YMCA of South Hampton Roads.

c Session 1a.................. June 17–21

Please check the transportation option you plan to use: Suffolk Family YMCA c Stop #1 Bus departs 7am/arrives 4:20pm c Stop #2 Bus departs 8am/arrives 5pm Taylor Bend Family YMCA c Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm

Creekside Elementary c Bus departs 7:30am/arrives 4:45pm

PAID

Parent/Guardian Signature. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION U.S. POSTAGE

Nansemond Parkway Elementary c Bus departs 7:45am/arrives 4:30pm

Norfolk, VA PERMIT NO. 330

YMCA Camp Arrowhead c Drop off 6–8:50am & Pick up 4–6pm

James L. Camp, Jr. Family YMCA c Bus departs 8am/arrives 4:45pm

YMCA CAMP ARROWHEAD www.YCampArrowhead.org


2013 YMCA Camp Arrowhead brochure