December, February, April Vacation Camps
Vacation Camps will be held this year during NH December, February, and April vacation weeks. These programs are full day and may include field trips to fun destinations throughout the Seacoast of New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Vacation Camp is open to students in grades K - 6. Complete one registration form per child and mail form and payment to the address on the form. Contact Nicole with any questions at 603-642-3361 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Trips fill quickly, so be sure to sign up early!
The YMCA will run programming on the following dates during the 2013-2014 school year:
April Vacation: Monday, April 21 -April 25 (Brentwood, East Kingston, Exeter, Fremont, Kensington, Kingston, Hampton, Hampton Falls, North Hampton, Newton, Raymond, Seabrook and Stratham)
Monday, April 21 Boston Museum of Science $45
Join us as we experience the excitement of science and technology at the Boston Museum of Science. We will explore different exhibits including “Modeling the Mesozoic” a look at Dinosaurs, “Energized”, an exhibit on weather, “Cosmic Light”, an Exploration of the Milky Way, and so much more.
Tuesday, April 22 Super Hero Training Camp $45
The Superhero League has noticed the special skills and talents of children in New Hampshire and has decided to offer Superhero Training at our very own Camp Lincoln! Join us for a day filled with marvelous missions, where we will create our own Superhero personas, and capes, cook up some super snacks and develop our super powers on the ropes course, challenge course, and in super relay races! *Please bring an old t-shirt for your child to create their cape.
Wednesday, April 23 Super Hero Training Camp 2 $45
Join us for day two of Superheroes training camp. We will create Superhero masks, and armbands. Together we will practice our aim during archery, and improve our super powers on the challenge course, boost our super energy with super snacks. Help us save Camp Lincoln from the Super Villains who are trying to take over camp.
Thursday, April 24 Seacoast Science Center $45
Join us to explore the world of marine science, from snails to whales. Come get your hands wet holding a sea star, chain catshark and other sea creatures. After a visit at the Science Center we will explore tide pools and old Army fortifications of Odiorne Point.
Friday, April 25 Stone Zoo $45
Lions and tigers and bears OH MY! Let’s take a trip to the Stone Zoo; it is the perfect place to get close to amazing animals and exhilarating exhibits. We will encounter animals from the Canadian North Woods, Sierra Madre Mountain Range, the Barnyard, Himalayan Highlands, and even Mexico. Join us for a fantastic time at the Zoo.
April Vacation Week 2 April 28-May 2
This week of vacation camp offered for Timberlane and Hampstead students will be held at YMCA Camp Lincoln. The camp day will operate 8:30AM - 4:30PM daily. No transportation will be provided. Drop off and pick up is at Camp Lincoln, 67 Ball Rd, Kingston, NH. Be sure to come dressed for the weather, and bring your lunch and water bottle.
Monday, April 28 A Day in the Camp Life $30
A fun sampling of many camp favorites!
Tuesday, April 29 Nature Explorers $30
Spend the day exploring camp's natural habitats and getting in touch with the great outdoors.
Wednesday, April 30 Ultimate Survivor $30
Learn essential survival skills like fortbuilding, fire building and archery.
Thursday, May 1 A Day in the Camp Life $30
A fun sampling of many camp favorites!
Friday, May 2 Face the Challenge $30
Bring on the fun with group and individual challenges all over camp!
Who are the staff during vacation camp?
Our programming is staffed by the same staff who work in our 16 after school programs. They have experience working with children, are trained in CPR and First Aid and receive additional training prior to the start of this program. We maintain a ratio of at least 1 staff member for every 10 children.