Summer 2021 Program Update

March 5, 2021 - After careful consideration we will still be offering our Orcas Island Day Camps this summer as scheduled, but at this time, we will not be offering swim lessons. Subject to change.

Read more about program updates, including how we plan to keep campers and staff safe. If you have any questions, please contact us at campinfo@seattleymca.org or register below. We look forward to a fun, safe summer!

Summer Day Camp

At Camp Orkila, day campers participate in theme-based weeks full of activity and camp fun! Each session lasts one week, and runs Monday through Friday with days beginning at 8:45am and ending at 4:45pm. Campers are divided into two age groups:  Little Si (1st-3rd graders) and Big Si (4th-6th graders). Lunch is provided.

2021 Sessions & Themes:
Week 1: Outer Space & Rocket Ships ....... 6/28-7/2
Week 2: Medieval Times ......................... 7/5-7/9
Week 3: Under the Sea ........................... 7/12-7/16
Week 4: Orkila Olympics* ....................... 7/19-7/23
Week 5: Animal Planet ........................... 7/26-7/30
Week 6: Travel Around the World ............ 8/2-8/6
Week 7: Hunting for Buried Treasure ....... 8/9-8/13
Week 8: Walking with Dinosaurs* ............ 8/16-8/21
Week 9: Orkila All-Stars ......................... 8/23-8/27

*Note: Weeks 4 & 8 offer an optional overnight camp-out on Friday for campers in grades 4th-6th; subject to change.

If you have any questions about the program, please contact us at campinfo@seattleymca.org or 206-382-5009.

Summer Swim Lessons

*Note: As of March 2021, this program is not running this summer. Subject to change.

Swim lessons are offered in two week sessions. There will be 30 minute lessons 4 days each week: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, for a total of 8 sessions. Kids may take swim lessons as a part of their day camp experience, or as stand-alone lessons. If day campers need to miss a swim lesson due to a field trip, there are make-up sessions available. Swim Lessons are at 12:30pm.

Skills are tested the first day and students are placed in the appropriate level. There are 3 levels of swim lessons offered: Level 1 - Beginner, Level 2 - Middle, and Level 3 - Intermediate.

 

 

Language Classes

WANT TO LEARN or PRACTICE SPANISH? Learn the basics of the Spanish language or improve your current knowledge, and gain a better understanding of Latin American culture.

¿QUIERE APRENDER o PRACTICAR INGLÉS? Aprenda los conceptos básicos del idioma ingles o mejore lo que ya ha aprendido, y obtenga una mejor comprensión de la cultura americana.