YMCA CAMP BURGESS & HAYWARD

Year-Round Programs

Missing camp? Looking to reunite with your friends from the summer? We offer a variety of programs that extend the magic of camp to continue throughout the year. Our year-round programs take place at Camp Burgess in our winterized facilities or at various off-site locations.

 

FALL SERVICE WEEKENDBH 5K

October 28 – 30, 2016 — $100  

Join us for a weekend of fun and community service!

On Saturday, the Fall Service Weekend participants join our Scenic Fall 5k Trail Run-Walk as campers and their families run or walk around Spectacle Pond – winding through the properties of both Burgess and Hayward. Along with helping prepare for the 5K and guiding runners/walkers along the route, service opportunities include turning in garden beds for the winter, raking, and trail maintenance.Service Weekend participants reside in the heated Camp Burgess cabins and eat in the Camp Burgess dining hall. This program is open to ages 9-16. Round-trip transportation from the Emilson YMCA in Hanover is available for an additional fee.

Online registration is OPEN!

 

SKI & SNOWBOARD ADVENTURE

February 19 – 24, 2017 — $785   

The best way to spend February vacation is on the White Mountains with friends! We visit three mountains, while still finding time to snow tube, ice skate, enjoy town time, and other exciting activities! We reside & cook delicious meals in the White Mountains Hostel, a renovated New England farmhouse located in Conway, NH. Drop-off & pick-up is from the Emilson YMCA in Hanover. This program is open to ages 12-17. Rentals and lessons are available for an additional fee.

Ski and Snowboard Tentative Itinerary & Packing List

APRIL VACATION CAMP

April 17 – 21, 2017 — $495

Join us at Camp Burgess and Hayward during your school break for a week of fun, laughter and friendship! Participate in traditional camp activities, such as the climbing tower, waterfront fun, sports, arts and crafts, media, evening all-camps, and a whole lot of camp spirit. We will also embark on off-site trips to some fantastic Cape Cod locations!

  • April Vacation Camp is for ages 9-16.
  • Participants reside in the heated Camp Burgess cabins and eat in the Camp Burgess dining hall.
  • Campers are supervised by our experienced and dynamic staff.
  • On-site activities are extremely varied, and off-site activities are educational and fun!
  • Round-trip transportation is available from the Emilson YMCA in Hanover.
  • Payment plans and financial assistance are available.

 

                                      SPRING SERVICE WEEKEND

May 12-13, 2017 — $100 This weekend is an excellent blend of amusement and community-building. On Saturday, May 13, the service weekend attendees join other friends and families of camp for our annual Volunteer Day! Service opportunities throughout the weekend are varied and may include planting, raking, weeding, clearing and restoring forest trails, mulching, sign-making, painting, and tidying the cabins for the summer. Along with the sprucing up of camp, we have a space that always needs some tender loving care–our farm, where there are many ways to contribute to the development of this gorgeous plot of land. When we’re not occupied with beautifying camp, we’ll be able to toast a marshmallow or two and enjoy a night at camp!  We have a fun-filled schedule of activities led by our experienced and dynamic staff. Spring Service Weekend volunteers reside in the heated Camp Burgess cabins and eat in the Camp Burgess dining hall. Round-trip transportation from the Emilson YMCA in Hanover is available. This program is open to ages 9-17.

Spring Service Weekend Tentative Itinerary

 

TO LEARN MORE

2017 Dates & Rates
2017 Program Forms
Register

For more information about our year-round programs, please contact Gabi Tetelman at 508-428-2571 ext. 107 or gtetelman@ssymca.org.