YMCA Camp Brandywine
Get ready for fun, discovery and adventure.
2023 Camp: June 12 through August 25.
Lasting Memories, New Experiences, Best Friends, YMCA Camp!
From sports and swimming to arts and teen leadership, your child will discover a summer of exploration and fun at YMCA Camp Brandywine, located at the Brandywine YMCA in Coatesville, PA. You'll find camps designed to engage all ages from your curious little one to your independent teen.
Fun activities at Camp Brandywine include daily swimming, gaga pit, pedal carts, slingshots, inflatables and arts and crafts. Campers can enjoy nature trails, sports fields and playgrounds as well.
Make Summer Camp Registration Easy
Let Camp Finder help you explore the wide variety of camps at YMCA Camp Brandywine.
All campers participate in weekly activities including daily swimming time, arts and crafts, field games and sports, nature or environmental education, character development and team building, community service and more.
2023 Brandywine YMCA Camp Planner (PDF)
For more information, please contact our camp director,.
Kindergarten - 6th Grade
YMCA Day Campers enjoy a wide variety of activities including arts & crafts, field games, sports, theme activities and daily free swim.
Weekly Camp Themes
Our campers will experience tons of fun during this summer's theme weeks. Themes include things such as Color Wars, Road Trippin', Pirates' Week and so much more. We can't wait to share photos with you this summer!
Need to drop off prior to 8:45 AM? Register for AM Spark time and add care from 7 AM - 9 AM to your camp day.
PM Spark time (4 - 6 PM) is free with your camp registration!
Learn More about the Summer Camp Process
All your YMCA summer camp questions answered.
Learn more about what to bring to summer camp, what pick-up and drop-off procedures are like and more.
Change or update your registration by completing our registration change form.
Complete the sibling discount form if you have two or more children enrolling in the same week(s) of camp.
More About Summer Camps at the Brandywine YMCA
Ways to Save on Summer Camp
There are a number of ways that you can save on your YMCA camp enrollment.
- Use the sibling discount
- Become a YMCA member
- Enjoy PM spark time
- Use a Dependent Care FSA account
- Apply for income-based membership or financial assistance
- Register early
Frequently Asked Questions about Summer Camp
Have questions about our Health and Safety policy or summer camp registration? Visit our Frequently Asked Questions about summer camp to learn more.
What kind of activities do kids do at summer camp?
The camp programs include but are not limited to: gym and field games, sports, drama, swimming, arts & crafts, cooking, music, outdoor living, science and nature, STEM, academic enrichment activities.
Learn more about daily camp activities.
Camp Curriculum and YMCA Core Values
What makes YMCA camps better than others in our community? Other than the fact that the YMCA of Greater Brandywine camps are for everyone, each camp finds ways to incorporate the Y’s core values of caring (red), honesty (blue), respect (yellow) and responsibility (green) into each day.
Weekly Summer Camp Themes
Are you ready for an amazing camp experience?
Weekly themes help keep camp exciting and fun. Each week throughout the summer, campers will enjoy special activities and adventures correlating to the theme.