Summer Day Camp


Summer Day Camp - 2023 

Enrollment is now open!

Our Summer Day Camp will begin Tuesday, May 30th and will conclude August 17, 2023. Our camp hours are Monday thru Friday 7:00 am to 6:00 pm. Parent check in/out entrance is located at the EAST door of the YMCA. Check-in time is 7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. 

Please check-in children during the scheduled check-in time to minimize any disruption with the busing schedule. Buses will depart from the YMCA no later than 8:40 a.m. Children will NOT be allowed alternate drop-off times without prior approval from program Director/Coordinator and given 48 hour prior notice. Parents can email We ask that these protocols are strictly followed due to safety concerns. We want an accurate count of children participating in camp at all times. We ask that these guidelines are followed for the health and safety of our staff.

Children in our summer day camp participate in activities at the Joplin Family Y location and are also transported within the community for other activities. For example: meal sites, local library, public parks, and public pools. Parents are notified within 48 hours of any special events/activities that would require children to be transported more than 15 miles from the Joplin Family Y location.


Enrollment Packets available at the Joplin Family Y  


Program Fees

  • Registration Fee: $50
  • Full Weekly Rate:$150
  • Financial Aid: Income Based

INPORTANT NOTE: State Subsidy Acceptance TBD (to be determined).  We are currently in the process of applying to receive state subsidy for summer camp.  For this reason, only private pay enrollments will be accepted until our contract is finalized/approved with the state.  If you would like to enroll early, you will be considered private pay/full pay and there is no guarantee we will be able to accept state subsidy. 

IMPORTANT NOTE:  In an effort to keep your banking information confidential the “Financial Agreement Form” can be submitted separately from the enrollment packet and only submitted either in person, by fax (417)625-2503 or by uploading the completed and signed copy to the provided link below:

If you have any questions regarding enrollment, please email us at This is a group email that helps us respond to your messages in a timely manner.