Day Camp

Camp Kelley 2018

Registration for summer 2018 is currently closed. Please keep an eye on our website and social media for openings.

Week 6 Dress Up for Wednesday, July 11: Games! Your child can dress as a character or game piece from any game (Candyland character, knight from chess, etc.)
Week 6 Dress Up for Friday, July 13: Games for each group!!!!

Cubs (5&6 year olds): Yeti in my Spaghetti

Indians (7&8 year olds): Squawk

Braves (9&10 year olds): Bed Bugs

Warriors (11-13 year olds): Pop! the Pig

Registration Dates:
  • Financial Assistance Lottery: March 5 - March 23, 2018
  • Early Bird (family membership holders): March 26 - April 6, 2018
  • Open Registration: April 9, 2018

Below you will find more detailed information about Camp Kelley, registration, camp schedules and the summer feeding menu.

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

Early Bird Registration:

  • For Athens YMCA Family memberships only (membership must be in good standing for at least 3 months)
  • Athens YMCA family members who register for camp between March 26 and April 6 will recieve early bird registration benefits:
    • Registration fee of $25 per child waived
    • 15% off full week rates. This only applies to the full weeks registered during the early bird registration period. Weeks added after this period will be the full rate.
  • Athens YMCA family members who wish to apply for financial aid should not register during the early bird period. See information below.

Open Camp Registration:

  • Registration for Camp Kelley begins Monday, April 9, 2018
  • 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 submit registration forms to the business office Monday-Friday from 9 am - 6 pm.
  • Registration forms must be submitted 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 5 and March 23
  • Any family is welcome to apply for financial aid. Spaces are limited; however, the Y is in a position to help many families.
  • Family members who wish to apply for financial aid should not register during the Early Bird period.
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 9th through your online portal.

Summer 2018 Sports Camps:

  • Soccer: June 18 - 22. Ages 6 to 13.
  • Football: June 25 - 29. Ages 6 to 13.
  • Basketball: July 9 - 13. Ages 7 to 13.
  • Volleyball: July 16 - 20. Ages 7 to 13.
TaeKwonDo Camp:

TaeKwonDo Summer Camp is put on by Master Jose Castro. TaeKwonDo Camp will be May 29 - June 15. Registration for TDK camp is in-house and forms are available in the front office.


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