New Canaan YMCA

Camp Mini

Camp Mini

Camp Mini (Ages 3-5, Pre-K)

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Your child’s first summer camp experience is a special one. Held at our Y, Camp Mini provides a safe and comfortable camp experience for children to play, grow, and make friends. Our Y’s Camp Mini provides a safe, nurturing, and age-appropriate environment for children ages 3-5 (children must be pre-k and potty-trained). Camp Mini offers creative learning, recreational, and social experiences for our campers, who enjoy activities designed to teach new skills as well as provide lots of fun!


Monday – Friday
Half-Day Camp: 9:15 am – 1:15 pm (Ages 3, 4, & 5)
Full-Day Camp: 9:15 am – 4:15 pm (Ages 4 & 5 only)


Session 1: June 24 – July 5 (no camp July 4)
Session 2: July 8 – July 19
Session 3: July 22 – August 2
Session 4: August 5 – August 16

Camp Activities

Bouncing Bears, Arts & Crafts, Music, Outdoor Sports & Playground Time, Swimming Lessons & Free Swim, Theme Weeks, and Special Event Days.


Camp Mini is currently full. A waitlist is available for members at this time.

*All camp forms are due June 1 through CampSpace.

Special Cares Support

Learn about inclusive support services offered at Camp Mini for children with special needs. Preapproval required for support prior to camp registration.


For additional information and any questions about Camp Mini, contact Kristen Godin, Assistant Childcare Director, at 203-920-1649 or by email.

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