South Mountain YMCA

Vacation Camp

Child Care, for children in Kindergarten through 5th grades, is offered for most of the days the South Orange / Maplewood School District is closed during the school year.   The program is held at the South Mountain YMCA, utilizing the Y Gym, Y Field and program center.  Special activities and field trips are planned to create a healthy, safe and engaging day. The program runs from 7:15am until 7pm. 

Advance registration is required.   This program is available to non-members, although members pay a lower rate. Vacation Camp program dates are listed below and are based on the South Orange/Maplewood School District's scheduled closed dates but not emergency closings. For more information, please call (973) 762-4145.

Registration forms are linked below by date.  Please return the completed form and payment to the South Mountain YMCA at 13 Jefferson Avenue, Maplewood, NJ or fax it to: 973.762.2064. 

Space is limited to the first 45 registrations. Register early.


September  2, 3, 25 & 26
November   6, 7
December   24, 26, 29, 30 & 31
January    2 & 19
February   12, 13 & 16
April       3, 20, 21, 22, 23 & 24
June       24, 25 & 26

Hours: 7:15am - 7:00pm

            Fees: Members:    $75 per day per child 
               Non-members:   $90 per day per child

13 Jefferson Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

Early Childhood Learning Center

  • Mon-Fri: 7:00am-7:00pm

Welcome Center
Mon: 8:30am - 7:00pm
Tues-Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm

How to Register Online

SUMMER Basketball
Basketball Class Grid


Camp Registration Form
2014 Summer Camp

Upcoming Events


8/4 Week 6 of Camp
- Registration Req by 7/30
8/11 Registration starts for Fall Programs

8/11 Week 7 of Camp
-Registration Req by 8/6

8/18 Week 8 of Camp
-Registration Req by 8/13

8/25 Week 9 of Camp
-Registration Req by 8/20

9/2 Fall Programs begin


 September Vacation Camp