2019 summer camps to be announced in February.

2018 Camps

All aboard! Full steam ahead for your camper’s summer adventure with the YMCA STEAMRollers, a specialty camp offering enriched learning experiences that focus on the areas of science, technology, engineering, the arts and mathematics. Campers will also have the opportunity to swim during the week. 


Entering 1st-6th Grade


  • Pre-Camp Care: 8:00am-9:00am
  • Camp Activities: 9:00am-4:00pm
  • Post-Camp Care: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Camp is officially 9:00am-4:00pm. However, we offer pre- and post-camp options for families that need additional child care before and/or after camp. Pre- and post-camp is optional, and there is no additional cost.


Manhattan Middle School, 290 Manhattan Dr, Boulder

  • Member: $300
  • Non-member: $350

Mad Scientist

Dive into the wacky world of science. This is a fun way to unlock all of the mysteries and secrets science has to offer.

Session 2: June 4-8

Cartooning and Comic Book Camp

Discover and create amazing things about your favorite characters and invent your own characters through comic book creation and cartooning. See the action come alive! 

Session 3 June 11-15

Build It Camp

Challenge the engineer and architect within! Use different building materials to create masterpieces. Finish the week with a dynamic show displaying all your creations.

Session 4: June 18-22

Messy Art Camp

Come explore the messy side of art! Campers will engage in art activities that include finger painting, clay design, splatter art and much more. Get those smocks ready for the washing machine. 

Session 5: June 25-2

Top Chef Camp

Do you know how to prepare healthy meals and snacks for the family without using a stove? Learn meal planning, nutrition label reading, cooking, and even go home with your very own recipe book.

Session 7: July 9-13

CSY Mystery Camp 

Work as a team to solve a YMCA mystery. Collect evidence and follow clues to figure out the who, what, when, where and why of this hot case!

Session 8: July 16-20

Multi Media Art Camp

Calling all artists! Join us in creating an exhibit of masterpieces. Examples include sketching, painting, sculpting and more. Campers will visit local parks and museums for inspiration.

Session: July 23-27

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