Stephanie Raftery, Director
413.584.7086 x130


Ally Kubin, Director
413.584.7086 x106


Shelly Nardi, Director
413.584.7086 x138


Molly Keays, Director
413.584.7086 x105


Thank you for a great camp season!  We look forward to seeing our campers and families in 2021!

Our four YMCA summer day camps provide opportunities for young people to build strong relationships and feel belonging and achievement in unique ways. Camp Koala, Gymnastics Camp and Camp Prospect all take place at the YMCA facility in Northampton. Camp Norwich is situated on beautiful Lake Norwich in nearby Huntington.

NEW this year – online information upload available through CAMP DOCS! Once you have registered at the YMCA, you will be sent a link from CAMP DOCS that will allow you to create an online camper profile, complete authorizations and health forms, and upload physical and immunization records.


Camp Koala Director: Stephanie Raftery
(413) 584-7086, ext. 130

Located at our YMCA facility on Prospect Street, this day camp is for children ages 3-5. Our dynamic theme-based itinerary includes coordinated events and activities sure to stimulate your child’s imagination and creativity!

Whether it’s cooking, arts and crafts, or sports and games, we’ll provide a memorable summer experience for your youngster.

2020 Camp Koala session dates and weekly themes:

Week 1 6/22-6/26 Welcome to the Jungle
Week 2 6/29-7/03 Stars and Stripes
Week 3 7/06-7/10 Outer Space
Week 4 7/13-7/17 Safari
Week 5 7/20-7/24 Olympics
Week 6 7/27-7/31 Mystery
Week 7 8/03-8/07 Super Hero
Week 8 8/10-8/14 Under the Sea
Week 9 8/17-8/21 Magic
Week 10 8/24-8/28 Aloha Summer

Half Day: 8:30 am–1:30 pm
Full Day: 8:30 am–4:30 pm


Gymnastics Camp Director: Ally Kubin
(413) 584-7086, ext. 106

All children can benefit from this amazing and dynamic sport! In order to ensure that camp is both fun and challenging, campers are grouped by age, ability and progress level.  We provide a positive and nurturing environment for all children to flourish.

2020 Gymnastics Camp session dates:

Week 1: June 22 – June 26
Week 2: June 29 – July 3
Week 3: August 3 – August 7
Week 4: August 10 – August 14

Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Morning Care 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM


Camp Prospect Director: Shelly Nardi
(413) 584-7086, ext. 138

Camp Prospect is a recreational camp that focuses on sports introduction and includes activities such as swimming, arts & crafts, physical challenges, and dance & movement. Sports bolster a child’s physical, mental, and social growth when they learn new skills, work as part of a team, and develop self-confidence.

Our role-model counselors will foster a sense of belonging for all campers regardless of age, experience or ability.  Camp Prospect takes place right at our YMCA facility in Northampton, on the corner of Massasoit and Prospect Streets.

2020 Camp Prospect session dates:

Week 1: July 6 – July 10
Week 2: July 13 – July 17
Week 3: July 20 – July 24
Week 4: July 27 – July 31

Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Morning Care 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM


Due to COVID-19 we will not be holding Camp Norwich this year.  See you in 2021!

Camp Norwich Director: Molly Keays
(413) 584-7086, ext. 105

Camp Norwich Assistant Director: Mackenzie Sullivan
(413) 584-7086, ext. 112

This traditional summer day camp experience offers children ages 5-15 many exciting opportunities for growth and discovery on 137 beautiful acres of lake, woods and fields.

Groups of 10-14 same-age campers are paired with two counselors and enjoy activities from the specialty track of their choice, including drama, athletics, archery, fishing, arts and crafts, woodworking and outdoor living skills. Campers learn new skills, build self-confidence, make lasting friendships and gain an appreciation for the outdoors during their special time at Camp Norwich.

Camp Norwich Age Groups:
Explorers: Grades k-2
Adventurers: Grades 3-6
Trailblazers: Grades 7-9
CIT: entering grade 9

2020 Camp Norwich session dates:
Session I-A: 6/22-6/26
Session I-B: 6/29-7/03
Session II: 7/06-7/10 & 7/13-7/17
Session III: 7/20-7/24 & 7/27-7/31
Session IV: 8/03-8/07 & 8/10-8/14
Session V-A:  8/17-8/21
Session V-B: 8/24-8/28

Monday-Friday 9:00 am-4:30 pm
See camp brochure for bus information. You will select your camper’s bus stop, and their specialty track if they are an Adventurer or Trailblazer, in CAMP DOCS.

Camp Norwich
1 Wrightway Rd
Huntington, Massachusetts 01050

Directions from the center of Northampton:

  • Follow Main Street 0.1 miles and turn Left onto Route 66 West.
  • Follow Route 66 West 12.1 miles to Huntington town line.
  • Make your first right after the town line onto Allen Coit Road.
  • At the first fork stay right on Pisgah Road which becomes a dirt road very soon after fork.
  • Follow Pisgah Road about two miles and make a left at the Camp Norwich sign.The camp entrance is 300 feet on right.