Serving Richland, Pasco, Kennewick, and West Richland

YMCA Childcare Tri-Cities, WA
YMCA Childcare Tri-Cities, WA
YMCA Childcare Tri-Cities, WA
YMCA Youth Programs Tri-Cities, WA

Summer Day Camp

Summer Camp Registration for 2017 will begin Monday, April 17th at both of our YMCA office locations.

We will be running 10 weeks of summer camp this year starting on June 19th and ending on August 25th.

Our hours of operation are 6:30am-6:00pm for each location.

Every Camper receives a Y shirt with registration.

Additional Camp shirts available for purchase for $8.


Discovery Camp (ages 5-8)

Get ready to discover the excitement of summer day camp with the YMCA!  We’ll spend each day making crafts, playing games, and having some serious fun in the sun!  The YMCA is the place to be this summer!

$150/week (Y-Members Fee)
$160/week (Community Fee)


  • Vista Elementary 
  • Lincoln Elementary 
  • Washington Elementary

Explorer Camp (ages 9-12)

Are you ready for some summer time fun?  The YMCA is rolling out a bigger and better program than ever before!  Explorer Camp will give each camper the opportunity to spend time with friends, learn new skills and experience the excitement of summer camp, right here in the Tri-Cities!

$150/week (Y-Members Fee)
$160/week (Community Fee)


  • Vista Elementary
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • Washington Elementary

Camp Plus+ (ages 7-12) Extra Field Trips - FULL

Camp Plus+ offers kids the option to participate in extra field trips in addition to regular camp activities. All Camp Plus+ participants MUST be registered for the week of camp in addition to Camp Plus+ trips.

Campers from any program site may participate in Camp Plus+ activities. The YMCA bus will provide transportation.

Camp Plus+ is for ages 7-12 unless otherwise noted. Camp Plus+ costs $18 per child, per day. They must be signed up for that week of camp. Minimum 7/Maximum 20. Waivers required for participation at Columbia Basin Racquet Club, All American Gymnastics and Get Air!.

$18/Per Day

Waivers Required at Following Locations:

  • Get Air
  • All American Gymnastics
  • CBRC Pelican Bay

Date And Location - All Camps Plus field trips are full

Wednesday, July 5th 1-2pmGolf Universe - Mini Golf (All Ages)
Wednesday, July 12th 1-2pmPolka Dot Pottery (All Ages)
Wednesday, July 26th 1-3pmCBRC Pelican Bay Swim
Wednesday, August 2nd 1-2pmAll American Gymnastics
Wednesday, August 16th 1-2pmGet Air!


Summer Camp Dates
Week 1June 19-23
Week 2June 26-30
Week 3July 3-7 *(Closed Tuesday July 4 for Independence Day)
Week 4July 10-14
Week 5July 17-21
Week 6July 24-28
Week 7July 31-August 4th
Week 8August 7-11
Week 9August 14-18
Week 10August 21-25


Registration begins April 17th, 2017. Every camper receives a Y shirt. Additional shirts available for purchase for $8.

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

Financial Assistance/DSHS

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.

DSHS Subsidies: Full time DSHS subsidies are accepted. DSHS approval, completed camp registration packet, including Camp Attendance Agreement are required for registration and participation.

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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    DSHS Instructions

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    Financial Assistance Application

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Event Calendar

Spring Baseball registration will begin Feb 20th


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Richland YMCA

(509) 374-1908
1234 Columbia Park Trail

Office Hours:

Kennewick YMCA

(509) 374-1109
741 S. Dayton Street

Office Hours:
M-F 2:30PM-5:30PM

Pasco YMCA

(509) 545-3416
205 S. Wehe

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