The Gilford Youth Center is excited to announce that we will, once again, be offering a 7-week, full day summer camp for Lakes Region students in grades 5-8.
The program will be held at the Gilford Youth Center. The program will also utilize the Gilford Community Church and the Wixson Community Center, Town fields, the Gilford Library, The Gilford Beach, and other local spots.
Our mission is to offer a safe, structured, and fun atmosphere for every child who comes to camp.
Our daily activities focus on.....
-building self esteem
- team building skills
- active living
-learning new skills
-building new relationships with peers
-Motor and Cognitive learning
- Having Fun!!!!
The 2017 GYC Middle School Summer Camp
The Camp will run for 7 weeks on the dates below. You can register for the entire camp or for certain weeks only. Please know that space is limited this summer. Camp will run 8:30-4:30.
Week 1: 6/26-6/30 Week 5: 7/24-7/28
Week 2: 7/3-7/7 (no camp on 7/4) Week 6:7/31-8/4
Week 3: 7/10-7/14 Week 7: 8/7-8/11
Week 4: 7/17-7/21
Pre-Regristration Tuition Costs
6-7 Weeks: $80.00/week
4-5 Weeks: $85.00/week
2-3 Weeks: $90.00/week
1 Week: $95/week
Financial Assistance is available. Click Here to learn more about our assistance program, and how to apply.
Due to travel capacity, the GYC Summer camp will have limited numbers each week. Spots will be available, and taken on a "first come, first served" basis.
The summer camp will offer weekly field trips to local attractions. This includes trips to Gilford Beach twice a week, and 1 trip to a local attraction. There will also be days when the camp will travel to local hiking trails.
Field Trip Schedule (tentative)
Week 1: White Lake State Park
Week 2: York Beach, Maine
Week 3: Gunstock Mountain
Week 4: NH Fisher Cats
Week 5: Monkey Trunks
Week 6: Hampton Beach, NH
Week 7: Canobie Lake Park
Other Important Information
· Parents are responsible for providing transportation to and from the Gilford Youth Center. Doors will open at 8:30am and pickup will be no later than 4:30.
· Students will be required to provide their 2 snacks, beverages and lunch. This includes beach days and field trips. Sorry, but no refrigeration is available.
· Parents are responsible to inform staff of any special considerations for their child(ren). This will include allergies, physical limitations, etc.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is there financial assistance available?
Yes. Please click the link above to learn more.
Can I register for certain days of the week?
Due to the limited number of spots available, we only allow weekly registrations.
When is payment due?
Your first registered week fee is due by JUNE 1st. Payment for other registered weeks is due by the Friday of the previous week.
Can I cancel a registered week(s), and be refunded?
You are responsible for paying for all the weeks your register for. If you decide not to send your child, you will still be responsible for payment, unless you cancel prior to two weeks before the registered week. In that case, you will be refunded.