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School Programs – Outdoor Education

Serving over 850 students each year, YMCA Camp Timbers School and Outdoor Education programs seek to promote individual participants unique abilities and strengths through a group-work philosophy.  Ranging from 1-day trips to 3-day (2-night) programs, YMCA Camp Timbers provides enriching experiences through our education curriculum, adventure challenge, and team building focused learning opportunities.

Working closely with local teachers, Camp Timbers seeks to have a curriculum that supports Michigan education standards.  To see a list of our classes offered, please take a look at pages 7-10 in our Group Planning Guide.

 1-DAY PROGRAM
9:00am Arrive at YMCA Camp Timbers
9:30am Skill Period 1
10:45am Skill Period 2
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Skill Period 3
2:15pm Skill Period 4
3:30pm Load Buses and Depart from YMCA Camp Timbers
Day One  3-DAY, 2-NIGHT PROGRAM
 10:30am Arrive at YMCA Camp Timbers – Move into Cabins
11:00am Large Group Icebreakers
11:45am Goals and Expectations
12:30pm Lunch
1:30pm Skills Period 1
3:00pm Skills Period 2
4:30pm Open Recreation Time
5:30pm Dinner
7:00pm Evening Activity
8:00pm Snacks and Twilight Activity
Day Two
8:15am Breakfast
9:00am Skill Period 3
10:30am Skill Period 4
12:00pm Lunch
1:00pm Skill Period 5
2:30pm Skill Period 6
4:00pm Open Recreation Time
5:30pm Dinner
7:00pm Evening Activity
8:00pm Snack and Twilight Activity
Day Three
8:00am Breakfast
9:00am Skill Period 7
10:30am Group Photo
11:00am Lunch
12:00pm Load Buses and Depart from YMCA Camp Timbers

Rustic Cabins

Each cabins sleeps up to 14 participants.
Bring your own bedding, pillows and towels.


RESERVATIONS:

Interested in learning more or checking availability, please fill out our Group Inquiry Form.  There is no obligation with filling out the inquiry form.  The form will be used for the purpose of price quotes and to check availability.


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