Keep your kids active and happy this March Break while helping them grow and learn!

YMCA March Break Day Camps offer kids ages 5-12 fun-filled days of activities like swimming, arts and crafts, sports, and games. Watch their confidence grow as they make new friends, have fun and develop lifelong skills.

Registration for March Break Day Camp opens January 15th, 2019


Program Options

Jr Explorers & Explorers Camps
Ages 5 to 12 years

This camp is for the participant who likes to try it all!  At Explorers Camp, participants have the opportunity to explore the wonderful world of day camp through songs, cooperative games, sports, active games, arts and crafts, outdoor activities and more.  Each day is programmed around a different theme that allows campers to have a unique and exciting camp experience.  Campers 7 years of age and older attending camps located at YMCA Health, Fitness and Aquatics Centres will also enjoy swimming as part of their daily program.  Available in Fort Erie, Grimsby, Port Colborne, Niagara Falls, St. Catharines and Welland.

Jr Sports & Sports Camps
Ages 5 to 12 years

Designed for the physically active camper, this camp is perfect for sports enthusiasts at all levels.  At Sports Camp, participants will enjoy a combination of traditional and non-traditional sport and active games, combining basic instruction with game play.  We focus on fair play, teamwork, fitness and fundamental skills all while having fun at this camp.  A portion of the day will also include traditional camp activities.  This camp is a slam dunk for the sports fan in your life!  Available in St. Catharines only.

Aquatics Camp
Ages 7 to 12 years

This camp is a splash!  Designed to increase skills and develop an appreciation for the water, campers will participate in two swimming periods per day.  One will focis on personalized instruction and goal setting, while the other is recreational in nature.  The remainder of the day will be spent participating in traditional camp activities. If your camper has a love of water, then this is the camp to dive in to!  Available in St. Catharines only.

* Important note – Campers must have successfully completed YMCA Swimmer Level or equivalent to register for this camp.

Mad Science Camp
Ages 7 to 12 year

In partnership with Mad Science Niagara, our favourite high energy, fun loving Mad Scientists are back for another March Break of great experiments!  Explore a different STEM topic each day in a fun and hands on way!. Campers will participate in Mad Science activities for up to three hours per day and spend the remainder of the time participating in traditional camp activities. Campers leave with cool Mad Science take-homes each and every day.  Available in St. Catharines only.

Camp Locations

Walker Family YMCA
25 YMCA Drive
St. Catharines , ON
L2N 7P9
(905) 934-9622
Niagara Centre YMCA
310 Woodlawn Road
Welland, ON
L3C 7L4
(905) 735-9622
Niagara West YMCA
325 Main Street East
Grimsby, ON
L3M 1R1
(905) 309-9622
Fort Erie EJ Freeland YMCA
1555 Garrison Road
Fort Erie, ON
L2A 5M4
(905) 871-9622
Niagara Falls YMCA
MacBain Community Centre
7150 Montrose Road
Niagara Falls, ON
L2H 3N3
(905) 358-9622
Port Colborne YMCA
Vale Health & Wellness Centre
550 Elizabeth Street
Port Colborne, ON
L3K 5W3
(905) 835-3622