Sussex County YMCA

Sussex Y Specialty Camp

Sussex Y Specialty Camps are enrichment camps designed to prepare children for the 21st Century by giving each child the knowledge, confidence, and self-esteem to be successful life-long learners.


TOP CHEF (Week 4) at Hardyston Middle School
Who will be our next top chef? Top Chef camp is a great way to have fun while building your culinary skills. Prepare dishes from global cultures while improving your culinary techniques including sautéing, whisking, flavor blending, and presentation. It’s an unforgettable week full of cooking, learning, team challenges and FUN!

NEW BEGINNING SEWING (Week 5) at Hardyston Middle School
Spark your creativity while having fun and creating projects that you made with your own hands!  Campers will learn sewing machine operation and safety, basic sewing skills, and project design process from concept to completion.  Starter projects include a small goodie bag, fashion accessories, and a fun pillow of choice.  The focus is on learning a new skill and the individual growth of each camper.

NEW INTERNATIONAL CUISINE (Week 6) at Hardyston Middle School
Each day campers will focus on a different country.  They will learn cuisine facts associated with that country and then create international food.

NEW SNACK ATTACK (Week 7) at Hardyston Middle School
Snack Attack week will focus on teaching campers how to create healthy snack options into their daily diet.