Day Camp

Camp Kelley 2019

Employment Information

If you are interested in working Camp Kelley 2019, we will hold a group interview on Wednesday, February 13th from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. Please bring 3 references, your resume, and a copy of your grades (if you are in middle school or high school) with you to the interview.

Paid Staff: Ages 16+

Leaders in Training: Ages 14 & 15

We had so much fun during Camp Kelley 2018! Below are dates for 2019 registration and 2018 paper work for reference. 


Registration Dates:
  • Financial Assistance Lottery: March 4 - March 22, 2019
  • Open Registration: April 8, 2019

Below you will find more detailed information about Camp Kelley, registration, camp schedules and the summer feeding menu. These items are from 2018 and can be used as a reference for Camp Kelley 2019.

Camp Kelley 2018 Information:
Registration information for Camp Kelley 2019:

Open Camp Registration:

  • Registration for Camp Kelley begins Monday, April 8, 2019
  • Please note: There is a $25 non-refundable registration fee per child at the time of registration. The registration fee will be waived for Athens YMCA family membership holders.
  • Please register online at or at the business office Monday-Friday from 9 am - 6 pm.
  • Registration must be completed with the registration fee and at least one week selected.

Camp Kelley Financial Aid:

  • Financial aid will be granted based on a lottery system.
  • Anyone interested in applying for financial aid for summer camp must submit ONE family ticket per family between March 4 and March 22
  • Any family is welcome to apply for financial aid. Spaces are limited; however, the Y is in a position to help many families.


Sports Camps:

The Athens YMCA is excited to offer specialty sports camps during the summer. Sports camps run Monday through Friday, 9 am to 12 pm. All sports camps are $50 for members, $70 for non-members. Participants who will be going into Camp Kelley after Sports Camps will be given the three-day camp rate of $70. Registration for Sports Camps begins April 8th through your online portal.

Summer 2019 Sports Camps:

  • Soccer: June 17 - 21
  • Football: June 24 - 28
  • Basketball: TBD
  • Volleyball: TBD

Financial Assistance Lottery and our Healthy Snack initiative made possible by many generous donors, the Kroger Foundation, the Jackson EMC Foundation and Publix Super Markets Charities.