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Specialty Kids Camp

If you’re looking to try something new, Specialty Camps are just for you!  Each program offers a unique opportunity for you to stretch your skills and make new friends.


Specialty Camp (ages 8-13)

Extended Care is available for campers participating in Specialty Camp up to age 12. This program gives your family more flexibility and the option for a longer camp experience. This program includes morning and afternoon sessions, providing a variety of both active and inactive stations for campers.

Extended Care will be held at Amon Creek Elementary 6:30am-9:00am and 3:30pm-6:00pm. Participation includes a healthy snack every morning and afternoon. Extended care costs an additional $30 per week.

$170/week (Y-Members Fee)
$180/week (Community Fee)

Location & Time:

ProgramDatesAgesProgram Description
Extreme SportsJune 24-288-13This week will be packed full of opportunities to learn new skills and get you up and moving. Some activities include Gymnastics, Golf, climbing through a Ninja Warrior Course and hiking Badger mountain just to name a few. If you love to be active, try out this week’s Specialty Camp. WAIVERS REQUIRED: Get Air, All-American Gymnastics, iPlay, SED Fitness
Water WorksJuly 15-198-13Cool off this summer with Water Works Specialty Camp! We will be exploring the water around us and learning about the different ways in which we use water from Ice Harbor Dam. Also we will make a trip to Hermiston Aquatic Center & even ice skate. If you want to seek new adventures, this week is for you. WAIVERS REQUIRED: Splash down cove, Columbia Basin Raquet Club, Ice Harbor Dam
S.T.E.M.August 12-168-13Have a blast during STEM week. Exploring fossil bones, LEGO EV3 mindstorms and creating a unique project at Confluent. Just to name a few of the activities we will be doing this week. Join us for STEM week and learn while having fun! WAIVERS REQUIRED: McBones


Registration begins April 15th, 2019.

If you have questions please feel free to contact us by calling 509-374-1908 or by email at childcare@ymcatricities.org

Required Registration Forms:

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    Enrolled in Care for 2018/19 school year

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    Not Enrolled in Care for 2018/19 school year

Additional Forms and Information:

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    Medication Authorization Form

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    Immunization Exemption Form


Please fill out every waiver that is required for each student and turn in with registration or on the first day of Specialty Camp.

Financial Assistance

If you cannot afford the full cost of a program, please ask for a confidential scholarship application. Financial assistance, to the extent possible, is available to those in need.

Financial Assistance Funding made possible by generous donations to the YMCA of the Greater Tri-Cities Annual Campaign and support by the United Way of Benton-Franklin Counties.

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    Financial Assistance Applicaotin

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Richland YMCA

(509) 374-1908
1234 Columbia Park Trail

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M-TH 9AM to 12PM and 1PM to 5PM


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(509) 374-1908 ext 120
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