Welcome to Camp Silver Lake!

Silver Lake Elementary School and Park
200 E. Cochran Street
Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 616-9622

Get ready for an awesome summer adventure at Camp Silver Lake!  Create lifelong memories, learn new skills and spend summer just being a kid! Have fun in day camp with awesome weekly adventures 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 Zoo Mania, Water Park Party, Dream Vacation and more. Be sure to download a copy of our Summer Camp guide for a full list of offerings.


Traditional Day Camp

Every camp this week is fun-filled and action packed. Campers (K-7th 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 4th-7th grade and include a variety of themes from animals to cooking. 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 (2nd – 7th grade) 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.

Teen Camp

Teen camp is designed to help teens 8th – 10th grade develop leadership skills while having fun. New friends are made through group work, team building, and personal growth activities in a positive atmosphere.

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

Middletown Day Camp Prices

Traditional Camp (Kindergarten - 7th Grade)$175$225
Sports Camp (2nd - 7th grades)$175$225
Specialty Camp ( 4th - 7th grades)$225$285
Teen Leaders Camp (8th - 10th grades)$205$265

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.