Vacation Camp is a chance for students to enjoy a day of summer camp while school is not in session. Rather than sitting home, students can make friends, build social skills, and experience adventures on the climbing tower, at our low ropes course, in the nature lodge and much more!

Online Registration is available for this program.  See dates and rates below.



9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Optional before care 7-9 a.m.
Optional after care, 4-6 p.m.


Parents must arrange drop off & pickup at YMCA Camp Bernie.
Pickups must be on our authorized pickup list. Drop off & pickup is at our Dining Hall.


Participants must bring a lunch & have the option to bring their own snacks.
Trading Post, camp store, will be made available for participants who bring cash to purchase snacks or souvenirs.

Vacation Camp dates will be canceled if less than 5 participants are registered by 1 week prior.

Dates & Rates


Yom Kippur

September 25th

Professional Development

October 8th

NJEA Convention

November 9th & 10th

Winter Break

December 26th-29th


January 15th

President’s Weekend

February 16th & 19th

Spring Break

March 29th & April 1st-5th




Before Care


After Care


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Sample Schedule

Time Activity
7:00-9:15am Drop off & Before Care at Dining Hall
9:15-10:30am Low Ropes Course
10:30am-12:30pm Archery
12:30-1:15pm Lunch
1:15-2:30pm Giant Swing
2:30-4:00pm Candle Making
4:00-6:00pm Pick up & After Care at Dining Hall