The YMCA of Metropolitan Dallas

For Youth Development ®
For Healthy Living
For Social Responsibility


SUMMER Y LIFE 2017: Teens will experience elements of life’s greatest joys, challenges and lessons each week of camp through fun, intentional programming and activities. Look for 2017 dates soon!

2017 Teen Summer Camp

Teens (12 to 15 years old) are invited to participate in a week-long camp. This teen summer camp is geared for middle school up to teens that just completed their 9th grade year. Teens must have completed 6th grade to be in the camp if they are twelve years old.

Through differently weekly themes, teen campers will experience traditional camp activities along with interactive field trips, team-building skills, service projects, and character building all while having fun and meeting new people!

Here are the themes from 2017:

Week 1: June 13-17- Orientation Week

Week 2: June 20-24- Raiders Week: The search for who you are

Week 3: June 27-July 1- Social Responsibility Week: What you care about and how to make a difference

Week 4: July 4-8- Future Week: What lies ahead for college and career

Week 5: July 11-15- Spirit Week: Discovering yourself through the creative arts

Week 6: July 18-22- Life Balance Week: Taking care of yourself for a lifetime

Week 7: July 25-29- Y Cup Week: Overcoming challenges and working together

Week 8: August 1-5- Hometown Heroes Week: Being your own local hero

Week 9: August 8-12- All-i-Days: Celebrating life’s greatest joys

Week 10: August 15-19- Zombie Prep Week: Survival skills for your future