Specialty Camps

Registration Now Underway

For the second year in a row, the Morris YMCA is teaming up with the Grundy Area Vocational Center (GAVC) to offer a variety of specialty camps this summer. Taught by GAVC instructors, these exciting camps will be held on the GAVC campus located adjacent to Morris High School.

Grades: 5-9

Location:
Grundy Area Vocational Center
1002 Union St, Morris, IL 60450

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Agriculture Camp
June 4-8 • 9 a.m.-Noon

Campers will learn about farming and raising animals through this fun and interactive camp. Festivities will include a number of hands-on activities, including a petting zoo and other group and team building activities.

Camp Rates

  • Facility Member: $70 per person
  • Community Member: $95 per person

Online Registration


Auto & Building Skills Camp
June 11-15 • 9 a.m.-Noon

In this four-day camp, campers will learn about automotive repair and the building and construction trades. Campers will also hone their woodworking skills by building their own
take-home project.

Camp Rates

  • Facility Member: $70 per person
  • Community Member: $95 per person

Online Registration


Computer Maintenance & Graphic Skills Camp
June 4-8 • 9 a.m.-Noon

Your camper will learn how to do some amazing things with technology in this week-long camp. Campers will learn how to build a computer, install an operating system, and learn the basics of computer networking. By week’s end, they will also learn about photo and video editing, and design and print their very own custom t-shirt. All campers will receive a flash drive with their completed work to take home at the completion of camp.

Camp Rates

  • Facility Member: $70 per person
  • Community Member: $95 per person

Online Registration


Kids in the Kitchen Camp (Grades 5-6)
June 4-8 • 9-10:30 a.m.

Campers will learn about kitchen safety and sanitation while preparing delicious treats, including whole grain granola and a fresh fruit kabob, among others.

Camp Rates

  • Facility Member: $45 per person
  • Community Member: $70 per person

Online Registration


Teens in the Kitchen Camp (Grades 7-9)
June 4-8 • 10:30 a.m.-Noon

Campers will learn about kitchen safety and sanitation while preparing delicious treats, including whole grain sandwich wraps with fresh veggies. Campers will also learn basic frosting techniques while baking a tasty cupcake dessert.

Camp Rates

  • Facility Member: $45 per person
  • Community Member: $70 per person

Online Registration

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