Camps

We make the summer count. At the 14th Street Y, city kids get a true summer camp experience, recognized as a key to kids’ development.

Children explore new interests, grow their confidence and make friends for life.

Our campers dive into the creative arts, science and technology, sports and games and the great outdoors in a safe, fun and inclusive environment.

Camp Registration is limited!

We are proud to offer a summer of fun and exploration for all ages!

Summer Club
A Camp-like Experience or Children Ages 1 – 3 with Caregiver
Tuesday, June 15 – Thursday, August 5 | 9:30 AM – 11:15 AM
Registration is closed. 
Join 14Y Family Programs at the 14Y facilities to make new friends, sing, dance, and play together at Summer Club! Each day will feature water play outdoors on our spacious rooftop, as well as art and music. Children begin to get used to a “classroom” experience and their caregivers have time to chat and develop community.

Summer Club is full. To see more classes for babies, toddlers, and caregivers, please visit our Family Programs page.

New Town Day Camp
For Children Ages 2 – 5 
June 28 – August 20, 2021 | 2-Day, 3-Day, and 5-Day Options Available
Registration is closed.
Young children get a fun-filled summer camp experience at the 14th Street Y! Campers participate in a variety of activities in our facilities, including our outdoor roof play area.

New Country Day Camp
For Children Grades K – 8
June 28 – August 20, 2021 | Monday – Friday
Register here – Spots are limited!
Campers experience a summer of enrichment and adventure in the serene outdoors on the 75-acre Staten Island Greenbelt. Our new session model is built to create as much safety and consistency as possible for campers and their families.

New Country Pride Camp
For LGBTQ Campers and Allies, Ages 5 – 13
August 13 – August 20
Register here
A specialty program of New Country Day Camp, New Country Pride Camp is an open-tent community of LGBTQ young people, their families and allies, that celebrates and sustains joyful, outdoor summer experiences where all can thrive.

Kimama 14Y Day Camp
For Hebrew-speaking Children Ages 5 – 13
June 28 – August 20, 2021 | Monday – Friday
Register here
This new and unique program is specifically designed for Hebrew speaking children. Shlichim from Israel offer an unforgettable 8-week experience, full of outdoor adventure, Israeli culture, ruach, and more!


We want to hear from you!

As we get ready for camp, we want to hear from our fabulous camp families! If you have questions, concerns, or ideas about how we can make the 14Y Camps experience even better, please share them with us. 

For New Town Day Camp, please contact Julie Rosenberg, Director of New Town Day Camp and Early Childhood Initiatives, at JRosenberg@14streety.org.

For New Country Day Camp, please contact Lili Weiss-Voskidis, the 14Y’s Senior Director of Youth Programs, at LVoskidis@14StreetY.org.

New Town Day Camp

For Children Ages 2 – 5 

Young children get a fun-filled summer camp experience at the 14th Street Y! Campers participate in a variety of activities in our facilities, including our outdoor roof play area.  

Learn More

New Country Day Camp

For Children in Grades K – 8 

Campers experience a summer of enrichment and adventure in the serene outdoors on the 75-acre Staten Island Greenbelt. Our new session model is built to create as much safety and consistency as possible for campers and their families.  

Learn More

Kimama 14Y Day Camp

For Hebrew-speaking Children Ages 5 – 13

This new and unique program is specifically designed for Hebrew speaking children. Shlichim from Israel offer an unforgettable 8-week experience, full of outdoor adventure, Israeli culture, ruach, and more!

Learn More

14Y Summer Club

A Camp-Like Experience for Toddlers Ages 1 –3 and Their Caregivers

14Y Family Programs is excited to announce a new program for toddlers and their caregivers this summer. Come make new friends, sing, dance, and play together at our new Summer Club!

Learn More

New Country Pride Camp

For Children Ages 5 – 13

An open-tent community of LGBTQ young people, their families and allies, that celebrates and sustains joyful, outdoor summer experiences where all can thrive.

Learn More

Blogs About 14Y Camps

Learn more about our camps!

Celebrating International Youth Day with the 14Y

Tiffany Zhu | WED, AUG 11, 2021

International Youth Day is a day to celebrate young people’s voices and actions as well as their unique engagement in social issues. In recent years, youth engagement has increased, especially…

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Introducing 14Y Summer Club: A Camp Experience for Toddlers and Caregivers

Meredith Fein Lichtenberg, Community Catalyst | WED, MAY 12, 2021

The 14th Street Y is gearing up for summer, and we’re excited to bring back our signature camps and add some new summer programming for children! One of our new…

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My Daughters’ Summer in the Cloud

Alan Scher, Associate Executive Director, Program | WED, JUL 29, 2020

I have to admit I was a skeptic at first. Virtual camp–how would it possibly approximate the magic of summer camp? Some of my greatest childhood memories are from a…

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Healing in Nature

Mallory Stehle, Associate Director of New Country Day Camp | WED, APR 15, 2020

I grew up in rural Michigan, in the beautiful hills and farmland and swamps with cattails. My backyard had the best sledding hill you could ever want, endless woods to…

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