Camp Firework is an overnight leadership camp for middle school students created to help ignite the spark of becoming a leader. As well as learning vital core values to help them navigate through their high school years!
Camp Firework Leadership Retreat:
Camp Whittle: Located two hours Los Angeles and two miles from Big Bear Lake YMCA Camp Whittle serves the youth population of LA with a summer resident camp. They are opening their doors special for our Camp Firework weekend in February. Campers enjoy the beautiful surroundings of the forest, lake, and meadow as they participate in activities and adventure.
Where: Camp Whittle
(31701 Rim of the World Dr, Fawnskin, CA 92333)
When: February 23rd-25th
Price: $190 for the weekend (covers transportation, camp fees, supplies, all meals and camp shirts)
Camp Firework is a signature program and a cornerstone of the teen experience at our Y and in our community.
At the Y, we believe we impact young adults best when they are involved in a range of programs and experiences. We want our young adults not to just belong to some high school club but to feel like the Y belongs to them.
Our Y is so much more than a gym. We are a proud state of the art facility which encourages our young adults to use in order to stay balanced and healthy.
If the cost of membership is prohibitive, our Membership for All Program, provides assistance to everyone, based on individual needs and circumstances.
No one should be denied access on their ability to pay. More information about Membership for All is included in this information.
WHAT DOES THE FEE COVER?
- Transportation Costs
- Camp Fees
- Camp Shirts
- All Meals
- The same costs applies for each advisor that volunteers to lead the program
What do they do?
Team building Exercises
Do I need a Y membership to participate?
No, Camp Firework is open to all kids 6th-9th grade!