Summer Camp

YMCA Camp Mataucha & YMCA Camp Oakasha

Waterbury YMCA is proud to offer two day camps unmatched in customer service, quality of program, and most importantly, caring and professional staff. Our staff inspire campers to learn and demonstrate the Y core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility through positive role modeling and important "teachable moments". Serving children 4 to 15 years of age, every day is a safe new adventure specifically tailored towards the age of your camper. With activities such as archery, swimming, arts & crafts, boating, field games, nature, hiking, family nights, overnights and more, camp is sure to be a memorable experience. 

Outdoor Center at YMCA Camp Mataucha

During the school year, the Outdoor Center offers many opportunities for fun, learning and growth. Consider joining us for one of our Vacation Camp programs on days off from school. We also host FREE fun family events including an Easter Eggstravaganza, Halloween Carnival, and Breakfast with Santa.

YMCA Camp Mataucha

Summer Day Camp in Watertown, CT

Camp Mataucha serves children from Waterbury, Watertown, Middlebury, Southbury, Prospect, Naugatuck, Thomaston, Wolcott, Woodbury, Bethlehem, Plymouth, and other surrounding areas.

Traditional day camp includes swimming, boating, archery, arts & crafts, group games, low and high ropes, climbing tower, sports, nature, and more! Specialty camps focus on fishing, aquatic activities, mountain biking, survival, preforming arts, and social media. Please click on the More button to the lower right to view more information and access our camp brochure.


Registration Begins Monday, 2/8/2016!!

Preview Week: June 20 - June 24

Session 1: June 27 - July 8

Session 2: July 11 - July 22

Session 3: July 25 - August 5

Session 4: August 8 - August 19

*United Way Campership Applications* - available the beginning of April


Outdoor Center at YMCA Camp Mataucha

Upcoming Vacation Camps: February 12th & 15th, please call camp to register, (860) 274-4820

Online registration not available for vacation camp on February 12th and 15th.

Click on the More button to the right to find out more information about our Vacation Camp programs.




Summer Camp Mataucha 2015 Highlights Video

YMCA Camp Oakasha

Summer Day Camp in Southbury, CT

Camp Oakasha is happy to celebrate our 20th Anniversary of quality traditional day camp programming and serves over 125 children a day from families of Southbury, Middlebury, Woodbury, Oxford, Beacon Falls, and other surrounding areas. Activities include swimming, boating, archery, climbing tower, arts & crafts, nature, group games, sports, low ropes, and much more.

Please click the More button to the lower right for more information and to view our camp brochure.


Registration begins Monday, 3/7/2016!!

Week 1: June 20 - 24, Fun with Fiction Week

Week 2: June 27 - July 1, Pirate vs. Ninja Week, Field Trip: TBA

Week 3: July 4 - 8, Character Color Games (There is camp on July 4.)

Week 4: July 11 - 15, Oakasha's Got Talent Week, Field Trip: TBA

Week 5: July 18 - 22, Mad Scientist Week

Week 6: July 25 - 29, Outta This World Week, Field Trip: TBA

Week 7: August 1 - 5, Wild West Week

Week 8: August 8 - 12, Oakasha Olympics Week, Field Trip: Quassy

Week 9: August 15 - 19, Around the World Week



Summer 2015 Camp Oakasha Highlights Video