Welcome to Camp Cassey!

Bear-Glasgow Family YMCA
351 George Williams Way
Newark, DE 19702
(302) 836-9622 Main
(302) 250-2170 Camp Cell Phone

Get ready for an awesome summer adventure at Camp Cassey!  Create lifelong memories, learn new skills and spend summer just being a kid! Have fun in day camp with awesome weekly themes and out of this world field trips. Get active in our sports camps with choices like Basketball, Flag Football, Tennis and Dodgeball. Stir the imagination in our specialty camps like Creation Station, Water Park Party, Dream Vacation and more. Be sure to download a copy of our Summer Camp guide for a full list of offerings.


ACA

All camps run at the Bear-Glasgow Family YMCA are proud to be accredited by the American Camp Association. Developed exclusively for the camp industry, this nationally recognized program focuses on program quality, health and safety issues, and requires us to review every facet of our operation. Camp Cassey has voluntarily submitted to this independent appraisal done by camp experts and has earned this mark of distinction.


CAMPS

Traditional Day Camp

With themes like Crazy Hats, Pick an Era and Super Heroes, every camp week is fun-filled and action packed. Campers (K-8th grade) will experience a variety of activities including arts and crafts, environmental education, literacy education, team building activities, field trips, character development, outdoor games, swimming and more!

Specialty Camp

Something for everyone! Specialty camps are for campers 2nd-5th grade and include a variety of themes from animals to Minecraft. Meet new friends with the same interests while learning new skills and having fun.

Youth Sports Camp

Want to try a new sport? Sports camp teaches children the basic skills needed to succeed in each area of the sport they choose. Campers will learn the fundamentals of the game along with various positions, rules and regulations.

Leader In Training

Our BRAND NEW Leader in Training (LIT) program designed just for teens completing 9th & 10th grade. LIT participants will learn teamwork oriented leadership through working together on a variety of workshops, and volunteer projects while gaining hands on leadership experience. We understand summer cannot be all work and no play so our LIT teens will still go on weekly field trips.

Click here for more detail about session dates, field trips and pricing.


Camp Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Extended care is available at no additional charge for all camps during the following hours:
Monday – Friday: 7  – 9 a.m. and 4  – 6 p.m.


2017 Camp Session Dates

Week 1 – June 12-16
Week 2 – June 19-23
Week 3 – June 26-30
Week 4 – July 3-7 (No camp on July 4)
Week 5 – July 10-14
Week 6 – July 17-21
Week 7 – July 24-28
Week 8 – July 31 – Aug 4
Week 9 – Aug 7-11
Week 10 – Aug 14-18
Week 11 – Aug 21-25


Bear Day Camp Prices

CAMPFULL MEMBERPROGRAM MEMBER
Traditional Camp (Kindergarten - 8th Grade)$205$260
Sports Camp (2nd - 7th grades)$205$260
Specialty Camp ( 2nd - 7th grades)$255$325

Purchase of Care

Camp Cassey Site ID: 1890785100

Our Mission


The YMCA is an association of people of all ages, ethnic groups and religious affiliations that strives to cultivate the human potential, self-esteem, and dignity of all people. Our organization exists to develop and practice the Christian principles of love, caring, inclusiveness, justice and peace…and to enrich the emotional, physical and social life of all individuals, families and our community.