Events

Events 2017-06-02T08:56:57+00:00

Sep
28
Fri
Mother/Child Weekend @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon
Sep 28 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 30 @ 12:00 pm

Here is your chance to spend true quality time in a beautiful Pine Barrens setting. Experience an adventurous weekend in the woods with your treasured child (or children) by your side. Weekend activities include hiking, boating, archery, arts & crafts, challenge course and campfires at night. Give your children the gift of time spent with Mom, and make memories that will last a lifetime.

Oct
5
Fri
Women’s Wellness Weekend @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 7 @ 12:00 pm

A retreat designed to help you relax, rejuvenate and restore at our beautiful 800-acre paradise in the Pines. This affordable getaway offers the chance to focus on matters of the mind, body and spirit, without the distraction of home, work and school. Enjoy traditional camp fun like hiking, boating, archery, climbing walls and ropes course along with health and wellness-focused activities such as yoga, fitness, dance and meditation. We’ll provide delicious meals, comfortable housing and enjoyable pastimes. You simply need to register, pack a bag and join us! Ages 18 and up. Check-in for dinner on Friday and check-out after breakfast on Sunday.

 

 

Oct
19
Fri
Wine, Beer & Whiskey Tasting @ The Mansion on Main Street
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Proceeds from this event support YMCA Camp Ockanickon’s Scholarship Fund, which benefits families who cannot send their children to camp because of financial hardship.

6:00pm – 7:00pm VIP Hour

7:00pm – 10:00pm General Tasting and Auction

Enjoy featured wines, beer and whiskey, along with a buffet dinner and auction. And new for 2018 – Casino Tables LIVE JAZZ by Dave Bermingham and Friends

$100/PERSON – VIP HOUR Includes hors-d’oeuvres and $25 worth of casino chips.
$75/PERSON – General Tasting and Auction

No tickets will be sold at the door RSVP by no later than September 28th.

Register here

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Wine, Beer and Whiskey courtesy of Canal’s Wine Unlimited of Medford

Oct
26
Fri
School’s Out At Camp @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon
Oct 26 @ 7:00 am – 6:00 pm

Even when schools are closed for holidays, working parents need not despair! Send the kids to camp for the day, where they will be supervised by professional, cause-driven leaders and enjoy a full day’s worth of activities including arts & crafts, nature walks and seasonal activities like canoeing and archery. Our School’s Out program runs from 7 am to 6 pm and includes breakfast, lunch and a snack. Go to ycamp.org, and download the School’s Out at Camp Registration under “Forms and Documents.” Return the completed form to our Main Office.

Nov
8
Thu
School’s Out At Camp @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon
Nov 8 @ 7:00 am – 6:00 pm

Even when schools are closed for holidays, working parents need not despair! Send the kids to camp for the day, where they will be supervised by professional, cause-driven leaders and enjoy a full day’s worth of activities including arts & crafts, nature walks and seasonal activities like canoeing and archery. Our School’s Out program runs from 7 am to 6 pm and includes breakfast, lunch and a snack. Go to ycamp.org, and download the School’s Out at Camp Registration under “Forms and Documents.” Return the completed form to our Main Office.

Nov
9
Fri
School’s Out At Camp @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon
Nov 9 @ 7:00 am – 6:00 pm

Even when schools are closed for holidays, working parents need not despair! Send the kids to camp for the day, where they will be supervised by professional, cause-driven leaders and enjoy a full day’s worth of activities including arts & crafts, nature walks and seasonal activities like canoeing and archery. Our School’s Out program runs from 7 am to 6 pm and includes breakfast, lunch and a snack. Go to ycamp.org, and download the School’s Out at Camp Registration under “Forms and Documents.” Return the completed form to our Main Office.

Nov
16
Fri
Coach Bingo & Auction for Camp Ockanickon @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Ocky Dining Hall
Nov 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for this popular annual fundraiser. Bring food and adult beverages and make it a friends night out! Ages 18 and up. Ticket price includes 10 games of bingo, soda, water, coffee and tea. Proceeds support camp’s scholarship fund. Extra bingo cards available for $5 per pack of 10. Tickets can be purchased by contacting Suzette Belz.

Nov
18
Sun
Thanksgiving Pie Workshop @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Ocky Dining Hall
Nov 18 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Our camp kitchen staff will teach you and your child how to make a perfect pie crust from scratch and create fresh fruit fillings. Camp will provide all ingredients and each family will leave with two delicious pies. Ages 8 and over. This is a child-friendly event, but parents are welcome to join in the fun! 

When registering online, select “2018 Year-Round Camp and Family Programs”.

 

 

Dec
8
Sat
Breakfast with Santa 8:30 am Seating @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Ocky Dining Hall
Dec 8 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Celebrate the holiday season at YMCA Camp Ockanickon with a hearty breakfast alongside Santa and his elves and take a family photo with Santa on a rustic log bench in front of a roaring fire. Space is limited.

There are 2 Seating’s: 8:30 am and 10:30 am

When registering online, select “2018 Year-Round Camp and Family Programs”.

 

 

 

Breakfast with Santa 10:30 am Seating @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Ocky Dining Hall
Dec 8 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Celebrate the holiday season at YMCA Camp Ockanickon with a hearty breakfast alongside Santa and his elves and take a family photo with Santa on a rustic log bench in front of a roaring fire. Space is limited.

There are 2 Seating’s: 8:30 am and 10:30 am

When registering online, select “2018 Year-Round Camp and Family Programs”.

 

 

 

Dec
9
Sun
Holiday Cookie Workshop @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon, Ocky Dining Hall
Dec 9 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Swapping cookies during the holiday season is an age-old tradition. Join our professional chefs and learn how to make easy and complex cookies that will leave your friends and family asking for more. Camp will provide all ingredients and families will leave with about 3 dozen cookies – just in time for the holiday season! This is a child-friendly event,
but parents are welcome to join in the fun! Ages 8 and over.

When registering online, select “2018 Year-Round Camp and Family Programs.

Dec
27
Thu
Winter Camp @ YMCA Camp Ockanickon
Dec 27 @ 7:00 am – Dec 31 @ 6:00 pm

Kids can enjoy their school break by exploring the winter wonderland of camp. They’ll reunite with summer friends and forge new relationships. They’ll tackle the challenge course, go hiking, build campfires, explore creative arts and participate in fun sports and games. Our 800 beautiful acres unveil a whole new world in the winter.

Sleepaway Camp: Ages 7-16

Thursday Dec. 27 – Monday, Dec. 31, 2018 (Cost $250/Child) (**NOTE: Check-in time for Sleepaway Winter Camp is at 2 pm on Dec. 27)

Day Camp: Ages 5-14

Thursday, Dec. 27 – Friday, Dec. 28, 2017 (**NOTE: Winter Camp ends on Friday, Dec. 28 for Day Campers)

($60/day per child      $50/day per child for School’s Out participants)