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At Camp Cherokee, kids have the opportunity to explore nature, find new talents, gain independence and make lasting friendships and memories. Join the fun!

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Fort Mill YMCA at Baxter Special Programs

The Fort Mill Branch YMCA offers a wide range of specialty programing including workshops & classes, festivals, rentals, Bible studies. For more information on any of our offerings, please inquire at the front desk.

American Red Cross Jr. Lifeguard

American Red Cross Junior Lifeguard Training will guild youth to the American Red Cross lifeguarding course by building a foundation of knowledge, attitudes and skills for future lifeguards. They will learn techniques and build stamina during this program. THEY WILL NOT RECEIVE A CERTIFICATION IN Lifeguarding or CPR/First Aid, AT THE END OF THE COURSE.

This program will be offered on two different weeks this summer. Choose only one week to attend.

Ages:     11-14

Registration Dates:
June Session 1: Register by June 13, 2019
July Session 2: Register by July 11, 2019

Program Dates:
June Session 1: June 17-21, 2019
July Session 2: July 15-19, 2019

9:00 am-3:00 pm

Cost:  $100 Members | $ 125 Non-Members

Enviro Science and Art Camp I & II

Enviro Science and Art Camp I & II

Explore the Earth, its atmosphere, oceans, geology, habitats and ecology. In this camp, participants will learn how to enjoy and protect the Earth’s resources. The children will conduct science experiences and create art from recycled items using unique mediums.

Enviro Science and Art Camp I

Ages: 4-7

Program Dates:
July 15- July 18, 2019

Program Time:
9:00-11:00 am

Cost:  $50 Members | $75 Non-Members

Enviro Science and Art Camp II

Ages: 8-12

Program Dates:
July 15-July 18, 2018

Program Time:
12:00-3:00 pm

Cost:  $50 Members |$75 Non-Members

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Performing Arts Camp

Performing Arts Camp

Take the stage to retell familiar fairytales with the greatest hits from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, & 80’s! Sing, dance and act your way through an exciting week of Performing Arts Camp. Speaking roles are available for all participants, giving everyone an opportunity to be in the spotlight. Performing Arts help students develop imagination, creativity, focus and confidence. Not only will students sing, dance and act but they will learn some history along the way as they perform hits from Elvis, The Beatles, Michael Jackson and many more!

Ages:  7-14

Registration Dates:
January 9-June 17, 2019

Program Dates:
June 17-June 21, 2019
*Performance on Friday, June 21 at 7:00 pm at Tega Cay Baptist Church

Program Days, Times and Locations:
Monday-Wednesday | 1:00-4:00 pm | Baxter YMCA
Thursday | 11:00 am-5:00 pm | Tega Cay Baptist Church

Y Member $125 | Non-member $165

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American Girl History Camp

American Girl History Camp

 American Girl Doll, Kitridge (1930-1950)

What was America like from 1930-1950? Events like the Great Depression and World War II changed the lives of girls in America. Enjoy exploring the lifestyles and events of this important period of history. During class girls will have the opportunity to study history with hands-on projects as they learn the difficulties and triumphs of the era. Girls will enjoy journalism, art,music, home arts, geography, economics and of course history through the stories and characters of Kit and Ruthie.

Ages: 6-12

Baxter YMCA Large Conference Room

Camp Dates:
June 24-Jume 27, 2019

Camp Day and Time:
Monday – Thursday |  9:00 am – 12:00 pm

$50 Y Member | $75 Non Y Members