Career Exploration Camps

UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 Pandemic, all 2020 Camps Suspended

This series of specialty camps, all new for Summer 2020, will highlight exciting potential careers for kids. With strong community partnerships around Saginaw County, the YMCA is able to bring you camps no one else is.

Register Today!

Zookeeper Wildlife Experience

Ages 9-14 years old

If you have a passion for exotic zoo animals, you’ll love our brand new Zookeeper Wildlife Experience camp where students will receive hands-on experience with live wildlife animals, zoo medicine, and animal conservation, then this camp is for you! This camp is in partnership and will be held at the Saginaw Children’s Zoo.

  • Dates:
    • 6/22-6/25
    • 7/13-7/16
    • 8/10-8/13
  • Time: 9 am-12pm or 1pm-4pm
  • Cost:$225.00

YMCA’s Next Top Culinary Master

Ages 6-14 years old

Are you a Foodie? Do you love to eat food from around the world? If you are, then this camp is for you! Our Next Top Culinary Master Camp is an immersive culinary experience and a week of unforgettable cooking, learning, team challenges, and FUN! Campers will sharpen their culinary skills under the instruction of Chef Moose. They will develop healthy lifestyle and personal growth skills alongside training by our staff of culinary professionals!

  • Dates: Monday-Friday,
    • 6/15-6/19
    • 7/6-7/10
    • 8/3-8/7
  • Time: 9am-3pm
  • Cost:$200.00

*In generous partnership with New Heart United Methodist Church

Questions or Concerns?

Please contact our Youth Development Director, Manuel Rivera.