Day Camp

Camp Kelley 2018

We had so much fun during Camp Kelley 2018! Please use the following information for reference when thinking about Camp Kelley 2019. 


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