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. 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-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!


Youth Sports Camp

Want to try a new sport? Sports camp teaches children (2nd – 8th 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.

Leaders In Training (LIT)

Leaders In Training 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.

2018 Camp Session Dates

Week 1:  June 18 – 22
Week 2:  June 25 – 29
Week 3: July 2 – 6  (no camp July 4th)
Week 4: July 9 – 13
Week 5: July 16 – 20
Week 6:  July 23 – 27
Week 7: July 30 – Aug 3
Week 8: Aug 6 – 10
Week 9: Aug 13 – 17
Week 10: Aug 20 – 24

Middletown Day Camp Prices

Traditional Camp (Kindergarten - 8th Grade)$180$235
Sports Camp (2nd - 8th grades)$180$235
Teen Leaders Camp (8th - 10th grades)$100$130

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.