great escape Day Camp

East Region

Ages 5-13

Join us for one week or an entire summer of fun! We focus on learning, exploring and growing through fun and educational activities. A variety of activities including arts & crafts, cooking, reading & writing, scientific exploration and swimming will be available. Plus, we’ll have a fun, weekly field trip! *Kindergarten completion required.

Located at Lussier Family East YMCA. Drop-off and pick-up is out at East’s outdoor field. 

Facility Member: $195/week
Program Member: $250/week
$25 registration fee per child; $10 deposit per week










YMCA Warriors
Week 1 | June 11-15

Test your speed, agility and endurance on different obstacle courses. You’ll have to run, jump, crawl, climb and swing your way through each one!

Land Before Time
Week 2 | June 18-22

We’ll have a ROARING good time this week talking about dinosaurs, digging up fossils and exploring what life was like in the Jurassic Era!

Incredible Adventures
Week 3 | June 25-29

“Honey, where’s my super-suit?” Grab your masks, costumes and friends and get ready to unleash the superhero inside yourself! 

Wizarding Week
Week 4 | July 2-6 (Closed July 4)

Spend a week as a wizard! Come to “classes” like Potions and Herbology, get sorted into houses and play Quidditch!


Blast of Color
Week 5 | July 9-13

Let’s make camp more colorful! There will be banners, crazy hats, goofy socks and plenty of minute-to-win-it games. A color war will end the week.

Super-Soaked Summer
Week 6 | July 16-20

Cool off with five days that are SOAKED with fun and games. You won’t want to miss this wild week of water fun! 


Week 7 | July 23-27

Through hands-on experiments and projects, each camper will design, build and test their creations in unique challenges.

Mythical Mayhem
Week 8 | July 30-August 3

Uncover details about mythical creatures from near and far. Learn about Greek and Egyptian mythology, go on daring quests and create your own monster!

Space Jam
Week 9 | August 6-10

3, 2, 1 … BLAST OFF! We’re LAUNCHING into an out-of-this-world experience exploring planets, constellations and what it takes to be an astronaut.

On Wisconsin!
Week 10 | August 13-17

Show off your Wisconsin pride as we explore many aspects of our state from food to professional sports. Prepare for contests, games and trivia!

Oh, The Places You'll Go
Week 11 | August 20-24

All of the things we loved from before, this week we can do them once more! School is around the corner, so we’ll revisit all of our favorites.