Family Pages Centre County YMCA calendar for August

Bellefonte Branch

125 W. High St, Bellefonte, 355-5551

Summer camp

Camps run through August. Kids are divided by age into groups: Journey Camp — first grade; Adventure Camp — Grades 2 and 3; Quest Camp — Grades 4, 5 and 6.

Activities include cooperative games, arts and crafts, science experiments, cooking, team-building and swimming. Field trips include destinations such as Indian Caverns, DelGrosso’s Amusement Park, Black Moshannon State Park, Lake Raystown and Bald Eagle State Park. Call 355-5551 for more information.

Moshannon Valley Branch

113 N. 14th St., Philipsburg, 342-0889

Day camps

Camps run through Aug. 21, with a talent show on Aug. 20. Applications are available at the YMCA or online. Field trips destinations include Delgrosso’s, Lakemont Park, Little League World Series site, Black Moshannon State Park, Osceola Mills Pool, Weis Markets, County Market, State College YMCA, Reptiland and Ag Progress Days.

State College Branch

677 W. Whitehall Road, State College, 237-7717

Summer Day Camps

Camp Explorers, ages 5-8, and Camp Trailblazers, ages 9-12, include activities such as swimming, sports, music, clubs, arts and crafts and special guests. Each week features a special theme and field trip.

Tussey Mountain Adventure Day Camp, ages 8-12, includes fishing, hiking, swimming, sports, orienteering, golf, environmental studies and clubs. Each week features field trips.

Leader in Training Program, ages 13 and older, allows campers to assist counselors with day camps, teaching counseling techniques, group dynamics, camp programming and leadership skills.