Locations & Registration

Day Camp is for school-age children, entering 1st through 6th grade

Big Walnut at Prairie Run Elementary

Address:  
Big Walnut @ Prairie Run Elementary  
701 North Miller Dr, Sunbury, OH 43074 
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-839-9622 Ext 5218 (Camp Office)

Email Us

Hours: 7am - 6pm

Rates:

Weeks June 3-August 9 

Weekly (4-5 days):

  • Youth/Family Members: $230
  • Non-Members: $250
  • Prorated weeks (weeks 3)  no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth June 19 and (week 5) no camp  July 4th and July 5th closed 

Short Weeks (1-3 days):

  • Youth/Family Member: $180
  • Non-Members: $200

Register Online

WeekTheme
1Prehistoric Adventure
2Under the Microscope
3Splish Splash 
4World Explorers 
5Summer Sports Week 
6Food science Week
7Construction Zone
8Marvel & Disney Week
9Wild Arts Week
10YMCA World Changers

Buckeye Valley West Location

Address: 4340 State Route 257 S 
Ostrander, Ohio 43061 
Map & Directions

Phone: 740-203-3051 (Camp Office) 
Email Us

Hours: 7am-6pm

Rates

Weekly 4-5 Days:

  • Youth/Family Members:  $230
  • Non-members:  $250
  • Prorated weeks (weeks 3)  no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth June 19 and (week 5) no camp.  July 4th and July 5th closed 

Weekly 1-3 Days:

  • Youth/Family Members: $180
  • Non-Members: $200

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WeekTheme
Week 1Prehistoric Adventures
Week 2Under the Microscope
Week 3Summer Sports Week
Week 4World Traveler 
Week 5Splish Splash 
Week 6Food Science Week 
Week 7Construction Zone 
Week 8Marvel & Disney Week 
Week 9Wilds Art Week 
Week 10YMCA World Changers 

Delaware Community Center YMCA

1121 S. Houk Rd
Delaware OH 43015

Map & Directions

Phone: 740-203-3051 x 8012
Email Us

Hours: 

  • Camp Day: 8am - 4pm
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Week:

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks: 
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220
  • PM Camp+: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
  • PM Camp+: $27
WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
Field of Friends
2June 10 - 14
Outdoor Exploration
3June 17 - 21 *No camp Wednesday 6/19
Wild at Art
4June 24 - 28
Games Games Games!
5July 1 - 3 *No camp Thursday and Friday
Free to be You!
6July 8 - 12
Sports Galore
7July 15 - 19
Spirit Week
8July 22 - 26
Y Olympics
9July 29-August 2
Splish Splash!
10August 5-August 9
Mystery Week

 

 

Eldon & Elsie Ward Family YMCA

Address: 130 Woodland Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43203
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-252-3166 (Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours: 

  • Camp Day: 8am - 4pm
  • AM Camp +: 7am - 8am
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Week:

  • Member: $230
  • Non-Member: $260
  • AM Camp+: $30
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $184
  • Non-Member: $208
  • AM Camp+: $24 
  • PM Camp+: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $138
  • Non-Member: $156
  • AM Camp +: $18
  • PM Camp+: $27

Camp missing a theme? Have no fear! Your camper will participate in a wide variety of activities including outdoor exploration, sports & games, creative arts, STEM and aquatics throughout the week. Your camp director provides a weekly newsletter showcasing the upcoming activities.

WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
2June 10 - 14
3June 17 - 21 *No camp Wednesday 
4June 24 - 28
5July 1 - 3 *No camp Thursday and Friday
6July 8 - 12
7July 15 - 19
8July 22 - 26
9July 29 - August 2
10August 5 - 9

 

 

Gahanna/John E. Bickley YMCA

Address: 555 YMCA Place
Gahanna, OH 43230
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-416-9622
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:
Week 3: Tuesday - M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220
  • PM Camp+: $36

Week 5: Wednesday - Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
  • PM Camp+: $27

Camp missing a theme? Have no fear! Your camper will participate in a wide variety of activities including outdoor exploration, sports & games, creative arts, STEM and aquatics throughout the week. Your camp director provides a weekly newsletter showcasing the upcoming activities.

Registration Guide

WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
2June 10 - 14
3June 17 - 21 *No camp Wednesday 6/19
4June 24 - 28
5July 1 - 3 *No camp Thursday and Friday
6July 8 - 12
7July 15 - 19
8July 22 - 26
9July 29 - August 2
10August 5 - 9

Grove City YMCA

Address: 3600 Discovery Dr
Grove City, Ohio 43123
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-871-9622
Email Us

Hours: 

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:

Week 3: Tuesday - Friday, no camp Monday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220
  • PM Camp +: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
  • PM Camp+: $27

 

June 3 – Aug. 16
WeekTheme
1Superhero Training Camp
2Prehistoric Adventure
3Around the World
4Curtain Up
5Games, Games, Games
6Water, Water Everywhere
7Spirit Week
8Wild at Art
9Outdoor Exploration
10Engineering Zone 
11Summer Rewind

Hilliard Presbyterian Church

Address: 3600 Leap Rd.
Hilliard OH, 43026
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-389-4557(Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220

Week 5: Wednesday - Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
WeekTheme
1Field Of Friends
2Sports Galore #1
3Wild at Art
4Water Week #1
5Celebrations Week
6Outdoor Exploration
7Spirit Week
8Water Week #2
9Sports Galore #2
10Summer Highlight Week

Hilliard/Ray Patch Family YMCA

Address: 4515 Cosgray Road 
Hilliard OH, 43026 
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-389-4557(Camp Office) 
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm
  • AM Camp+: 7am - 8am
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates: 
Full Weeks

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275
  • AM Camp+: $30
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:

Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220
  • AM Camp+: $24
  • PM Camp+: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
  • AM Camp+: $18
  • PM Camp+: $27
WeekTheme
1Field Of Friends
2Sports Galore #1
3Wild at Art
4Water Week #1
5Celebrations Week
6Outdoor Exploration
7Spirit Week
8Water Week #2
9Sports Week #2
10Summer Highlight Week

Hilltop YMCA

Address: 2879 Valleyview Drive
Columbus, OH 43204
Map & Directions

Phone: (614) 389-4565 (Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $230
  • Non-Member: $260
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $184
  • Non-Member: $208
  • PM Camp +: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $138
  • Non-Member: $156
  • PM Camp+: $27

Camp missing a theme? Have no fear! Your camper will participate in a wide variety of activities including outdoor exploration, sports & games, creative arts, STEM and aquatics throughout the week. Your camp director provides a weekly newsletter showcasing the upcoming activities.

WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
2June 10 - 14
3June 17 - 21 *No camp Wednesday 6/19
4June 24 - 28
5July 1 - 3 *No camp Thursday and Friday
6July 8 - 12
7July 15 - 19
8July 22 - 26
9July 29 - August 2
10August 5 - 9

Jerry L. Garver YMCA

Address: 6767 Refugee Road
Canal Winchester, OH 43110
Map & Directions

Phone: (614) 389-4556 (Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $230
  • Non-Member: $260
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $184
  • Non-Member: $208
  • PM Camp +: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $138
  • Non-Member: $156
  • PM Camp +: $27

Camp missing a theme? Have no fear! Your camper will participate in a wide variety of activities including outdoor exploration, sports & games, creative arts, STEM and aquatics throughout the week. Your camp director provides a weekly newsletter showcasing the upcoming activities.

WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
2June 10 - 14
3June 17 - 21 *No camp Wednesday 6/19
4June 24 - 28
5July 1 - 3 *No camp Thursday and Friday
6July 8 - 12
7July 15 - 19
8July 22 - 26
9July 29 - August 2
10August 5 - 9

Liberty Twp/Powell YMCA @ Hyatts Park

Address: 2500 Hyatts Rd
Powell, OH 43065
Map & Directions

Phone: (614) 389-4566 (Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours: 8am-5pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165

 

WeekTheme
1Games,Games, Games
2Prehistoric Adventures 
3No Camp Wednesday
Splish Splash 
4Superhero Training 
5Monday - Wednesday “Neat”ure
6STEM
7Y Spirit Week
8Down to Earth
9Under the Microscope
10Summer Highlight Week

Liberty Twp/Powell YMCA @ Branch - Sports Camps

Address: 7798 North Liberty Road
Powell, OH 43065
Map & Directions

Phone: (614) 389-4566 (Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours:

  • Camp: 8:00am - 4pm
  • AM Camp+: 7am - 8:00am
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm


Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275
  • AM Camp+: $30
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220
  • AM Camp+: $24
  • PM Camp+: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
  • AM Camp+: $18
  • PM Camp+: $27
WeekTheme
1Basketball
2Hockey/Lacrosse
3Soccer
4Flag Football
5Aqua Games
6Net Sports
7Y Spirit Week
8Y-lympics
9Basketball
10Sports Challenge/Field Day

North YMCA Day Camp

Address: 1640 Sandalwood Place
Columbus, OH 43229
Map & Directions

Phone: (614) 389-4707 (Camp Office)
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm
  • PM Camp+: 4pm - 6pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $230
  • Non-Member: $260
  • PM Camp+: $45

Short Weeks
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $184
  • Non-Member: $208
  • PM Camp +: $36

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $138
  • Non-Member: $156
  • PM Camp+: $27

Camp missing a theme? Have no fear! Your camper will participate in a wide variety of activities including outdoor exploration, sports & games, creative arts, STEM and aquatics throughout the week. Your camp director provides a weekly newsletter showcasing the upcoming activities.

WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
2June  10 - 14
3June 17 - 21 *No Camp Wednesday 6/19 Juneteenth 
4June 24-28 
5July 1 - 3 *No Camp Th/F Independence day
6July 8 - 12
7July 15 - 19
8July 22 - 26
9July 29 - August 2 
10August 5 - 9
11August 12-16

Pickaway County Family YMCA - Specialized Camps

Address: 440 Nicholas Drive
Circleville, OH 43113
Map & Directions

Phone: (740) 477-1661 x8518 (Pickaway Registrar)
Email Us

Hours: 6:45am-6:00pm

Rates:

  • Member: $220
  • Non-Member: $245

Prorated Week 3 - 4 days: 

  • Member: $176
  • Non-Member: $200

Prorated Week 5 - 3 days:

  • Member: $135
  • Non-Member: $150

Kindergarten Jump Start will be offered this summer to get your child kindergarten ready!  Our state licensed program is designed to equip preschoolers with the skills they need for kindergarten.  Our curriculum includes academics such as reading, writing, math and science as well as social skills. This grant funded program will be offered free of charge for the program hours of 8:00am-4:00pm.

For more information contact Tara Breyer tara.breyer@ymcacolumbus.org
 

WeekTheme
1Field Of Friends
2Superhero Training Camp
3Down to Earth
4Water Water Everywhere
5Life Size Games
6Celebrations Around the World
7Spirit Week
8Curtain Up
9Camp Rewind/Unity Week
10No Camp Offered

Prairie Lincoln Elementary School - Specialized Camps

Address: 4900 Amesbury Way, Columbus, OH 43228
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-389-4565
Email Us

Hours: 7am-6pm

Rates:

  • Members/Youth Members - $220
  • Non-Members - $250

Short weeks:
Week 3: Tuesday - Friday, no camp Monday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Members $176, Non-Members $200

Week 5:  Wednesday - Friday, no camp Monday and Tuesday for July 4th Holiday

  • Members $132, Non-Members $150
WeekTheme
1N/A
2Unity Week
3Superhero Week
4Prehistoric Adventure
5Wild at Art
6Celebrations Around the World
7Life Size Games
8Water, Water Everywhere
9Engineering Zone

Reynoldsburg Community Center YMCA Day Camp

Address: 1470 Davidson Dr
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
Map & Directions

Phone: 614-689-2040
Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm


Rates:
Full Weeks:

  • Member: $245
  • Non-Member: $275

Short Weeks:
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $196
  • Non-Member: $220

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $147
  • Non-Member: $165
WeekTheme
1June 3-7
Field of Friends
2June 10-14
Net Sports
3June 17-21
Outdoor Adventures
4June 26-30
Water Week
5July 1- 3 
No Camp Thursday/Friday
Experiment Week
6July 8-12 
Superhero Week
7July 15-19 
Spirit Week
8July 22-26
Wild at Art
9July 29-August 2
Water and Field Games
  

Whitehall Community Park YMCA - Specialized Camps

Address: 402 N Hamilton Rd
Whitehall, OH 43213
Map & Directions

Phone: Robin May - Camp Registrar
614-425-8178

Ebony Conner - Area Child Care Director
614-689-2050

Email Us

Hours:

  • Full Day: 8am - 4pm

Rates:
Full Weeks

  • Member: $230
  • Non-Member: $260

Short Weeks
Week 3: M/T/TH/F, no camp Wednesday in honor of Juneteenth Holiday

  • Member: $184
  • Non-Member: $208

Week 5: Monday-Wednesday, No camp Th/F, in honor of Independence Day

  • Member: $138
  • Non-Member: $156

Camp missing a theme? Have no fear! Your camper will participate in a wide variety of activities including outdoor exploration, sports & games, creative arts, STEM and aquatics throughout the week. Your camp director provides a weekly newsletter showcasing the upcoming activities.

WeekTheme
1June 3 - 7
2June 10 - 15
3June 17 - 21 *No camp Wednesday
4June 24-28 
5July 1 - 5 (No Camp Thurs/Fri)
6July 8 - 12
7July 15 - 19
8July 22 - 26
9July 29 - August  2

 

Theme Descriptions

Y's Got Talent Let your inner performer shine at the YMCA’s very own Talent Week. Find your moment in the spotlight with activities like a lipsync challenge, dance off, improv skits, and a talent show.
Celebrations Around the World Experience celebrations from different countries and cultures for a full week of camp. Celebrate holidays such as, Hannukuh, Independance days, New Years, Valentine's Day, Halloween and more!
Wild At Art Look closely and see the beauty that is all around us! Using nature as our tools, anything is possible with imagination. We'll get creative this week with projects such as leaf rubbing art, kindness rocks, and pinecone crafts.
Games, Games, Games Campers and counselors will face off in a variety of challenges. We will play Friendly Feud, Minute to Win It, and the ultimate test will come when the campers play Are you Smarter than your Camp Counselor? Campers will also have the ability to create their very own games. As well as obstacle courses, and maybe even some messy surprises.
Prehistoric Adventure Ever wondered what it was like to live thousands of years ago? Hop on board our time machine and find out! We will explore prehistoric times as we play ancient games, create caveman art, hunt dinosaur eggs, and build a time capsule. Come along for the ride!
Superhero Training Camp Unlock your super powers during this adventure-filled week. Discover the hero in you through challenges, adventures, and good deeds. Grab your mask and capes as we launch ourselves into fun and games!
Splish Splash It’s time to get soaked! Splish and splash through an awesome, fun-filled week. Summer is hot, but you’ll stay cool with activities like water sponge games, water relays, slip ‘n slides and more!
Spirit Week Compete with all your fellow YMCA of Central Ohio campers and show your camp pride! Camp teams will create camp-themed banners, songs, cheers, and mascots then show-off their spirit for a day.
The Great YMCA Cooking Week From the kitchen to the science lab, food can teach us so many things! Join us for a week of tasty and unique food challenges.
Under The Microscope Put on your lab coats as we test different scientific theories and myths. Dive into a world of interactive science where day camp is your own laboratory. We’ll have all kinds of science activities, like chemistry experiments, myth busting, and science facts vs. fiction.
Outdoor Exploration Become one with nature this week as we learn all about navigating the wilderness and identifying everything thats around us. From bugs to trees to natural formations, learn about what makes being outside the best!
Engineering Zone Explore your architectural and engineering potential along with your creativity through a variety of introductory STEAM based challenges. We have the blueprint for summer camp success! You’ll enjoy activities such as paper airplane construction, bridge building, structure design, LEGO building, and much more!
Summer Highlight Week Did you love all of the water games during Splish, Splash week? Did you want to be Super Slimy just one more time this summer? Then you’re in luck! Spend the last week of camp revisiting all of our favorite activities and games as we put the entire summer on rewind.
Through The Decades Travel through time with themed days and activities from a different decade every day! Destinations may include the Wild West, Medieval Times, a 50's Sock-Hop or even a groovy Tie-Dye Day.
Field Of Friends Our first week of camp! Get to know your fellow campers through team building activities, icebreakers, brainteasers, riddles, mini-competitions, etc.
Unity Week Campers unite!! Campers will be able to participant in a PEN PAL program, celebrate friendships, our 4 core values: Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.
Down To Earth Discover all the different ways to go green and make better choices for our environment. Campers will create art out of recycled materials, and make recycled paper. Using recycled soda bottles, campers will create terrariums. Do you have a lot of old run down crayons? Bring them in! We will turn them into new crayons.
World Traveler We focus on learning about a number of different cultures around the world. Games, sports, stories, crafts enjoyed by children and families from around the world will be our focus.
Mystery Week Campers will solve different riddles and mini-mysteries throughout the week. Decode messages, learn about invisible ink, can play life sized Clue, Among Us, DIY Escape room.
Sports Exploration Who will make it on the Y-Camp podium and earn that gold, silver or bronze medal? These activities are not just athletic events, some may require no athleticism at all! Everyone will have a fair shot at representing a country and competing in some incredible feats of strength, stamina, brains and goofy talent.
Unity Week Campers unite!! Campers will be able to celebrate friendships, and show off their favorite teams. We will be focusing on our 4 core values: Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility in honor of Juneteenth.
Aqua Games It’s time to get soaked! Splish and splash through an awesome, fun-filled week. Summer is hot, but you’ll stay cool with activities like water sponge games, water relays, slip ‘n slides and more!
Water Games/Swimming MARCO? This week will focus on the technicalities of different swim strokes and some fun-to-play, large group water games. POLO!
Sports Exploration Who will make it on the Y-Camp podium and earn that gold, silver or bronze medal? These activities are not just athletic events, some may require no athleticism at all! Everyone will have a fair shot at representing a country and competing in some incredible feats of strength, stamina, brains and goofy talent.
Soccer The worlds most popular sport, Soccer! This week will entail drills, in-game scenarios and scrimmages of all sizes designed to better your power, finesse and dribbling skills.
Nerf “It’s Y camp or nothin’!” Experience a week of various NERF wars.
Hockey/Lacrosse America’s oldest sport, the beautiful game of lacrosse will be modified to a non-contact version so campers can develop the fundamentals to play the real thing! We also will be focusing on floor hockey this week and will throw some brave counselors in the goals to provide some added fun!
Flag Football A week full of hikes, passes and touchdowns, minus the helmets, pads and tackles. Examples of activities: position-specific drills, mini-game scenarios and strategy filled chalk-talks. This week may or may not produce excessive pictures of every camper doing the heisman pose!
Basketball A week of games, skill-building, and fun all focused on the “original” YMCA sport! Examples of activities: basic skills development (dribbling, shooting, and defensive skills), practice games, knockout, relay games.
Net Sports Raise the nets high and low! This week delves deep into the strategy and skills of volleyball, badminton, pickleball and tennis.
Spirit Week Compete with all your fellow YMCA of Central Ohio campers and show your camp pride! Camp teams will create camp-themed banners, songs, cheers, and mascots then show-off their spirit for a day.
Y-Olympics YMCA Olympics! Team unity and participation is essential. Some events will involve skill and energy and others will involve problem-solving. On Friday's closing ceremony one country will take the gold!
Camp Rewind Did you love all of the games during Soccer week? Did you want to catch a touchdown just one more time this summer? Then you’re in luck! Spend the last week of camp revisiting all of our favorite activities and games as we put the entire summer on rewind.
Volleyball Get ready to bump, set, spike! Another great sport that came from the YMCA. This week will be served up with mini games, skill development, and basic fundamentals. Can you dig it?