South Mountain YMCA

Vacation Camp: No School, No Worries!

Child Care, for children in Kindergarten through 5th grades, is offered when the South Orange / Maplewood School District is closed during the school year. Grades K-2nd is located at the Program Center. Grades 3rd-5th is at the Civic House. Special activities, theme days, field trips, art, cooking and sports are part of the fun! The program runs from 7am until 7pm. 

Advance registration is required. Vacation Camp program dates are based on the South Orange/Maplewood School District's schedule 

Registration form linked below.  Return the completed forms and payment to the South Mountain YMCA at 13 Jefferson Avenue, Maplewood or fax it to: 973.762.2064. Space is limited to the first 70 registrations. Complete Emergency Contact/Policy Form to register. Required to complete only once.

Contact: or or call our Welcome Center at (973) 762-4145 for further information.

Upcoming Vacation Camp Dates:
November 7, 9, 10
December 27, 28, 29


Snow Camp is available from 9:00am-7:00pm when schools are closed for snow days (except for State of Emergency closures).  This program is for children in grades K-5th.

To secure a spot, pre-registration is required and space is limited to the first 45 children. Available to SACC participants only.

A $80 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration.  This fee will be applied to the first snow day.  Each snow day thereafter, an additional fee of $80 will be charged to your CC. Failure to call your child absent by 8am on any given snow day will result in the $80 fee charge. Call 973.762.4145. Deposits are non-refundable, including years when there are no snow related closed days. The day includes games, sports and more! Please pack your child a bag lunch and a healthy snack.  Complete Emergency Contact/Policy Form to register.  Required to complete only once.