Welcome to Camp Quoowant!

Brandywine YMCA
Hanby Outdoor Center
35 Chestnut St.,
Wilmington, Delaware 19810
(302) 475-0700

Get ready for an awesome summer adventure at Camp Quoowant! 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 specialty and sports camps with choices like Tennis, Baseball, Dodgeball, Dance, Arts and Crafts and more! Be sure to download a copy of our Summer Camp guide for a full list of offerings.


All camps run at the Brandywine 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 Quoowant has voluntarily submitted to this independent appraisal done by camp experts and has earned this mark of distinction.


Traditional Day Camp

With themes like Rodeo, Fiesta Fun and Color Wars, every camp week is fun-filled and action-packed. Campers of all ages (K-11th grade) will experience a variety of activities including art, nature, sports, team-building, field trips (3rd-11th grade only) and swimming.

Preschool Camp

The fun starts early for our littlest campers. Camp Koda provides preschool children with the opportunity to learn, laugh and leap for joy. Campers participate in arts and crafts, swimming, games, stories, music, and fun activities that are age-appropriate and centered on a theme. Most sessions are held at the Brandywine YMCA, Monday – Friday from 9 a.m.-12 noon.

Specialty Camp

Something for everyone! These camps include everything from dance to art and cooking. Meet new friends with the same interests while learning new skills and having fun.

Youth Sports Camp

Want to try a new sport? Our summer sports offerings include full and half-day programs for campers entering 1st through 7th grade. Try something new or increase your skills in a low key environment with an emphasis on teamwork and sportsmanship.

Teen Camp

Teen specialty camps are designed to help teens develop leadership skills while having fun. New friends are made through group work, team building, and personal growth activities.

Camp Hours

Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Extended care is available for all camps during the following hours:
Monday – Friday: 7 – 9 a.m. and 4 – 6 p.m.

2020 Camp Session Dates

Week 1:  June 15 – 19

Week 2:  June 22 – 26

Week 3:  June 29 – July 3

Week 4:  July 6 – 10

Week 5:  July 13 – 17

Week 6:  July 20 – 24

Week 7:  July 27 – 31

Week 8:  Aug 3 – 7

Week 9:  Aug. 10 – 14

Week 10:  Aug. 17 – 21

Week 11: Aug. 24 – 28

Day Camp Prices

Camp Quoowant prices vary by program. Please download a copy of the Summer Camp guide, or visit the registration link for current offerings and fees.

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.