New Camp E.L.K. Programs for 2017

At YMCA Camp ELK we are constantly making bigger and better programs! We want to make sure we have new programs for those who have already experienced camp once and are coming back again for more fun and learning!  We will, of course, be bringing back favorites including Archery, Arts and Crafts, Campfire, Gagaball, Mountain…

YMCA Helping Athletes Maximize Abilities

YMCA Helping Athletes Maximize Abilities Strength and Conditioning Program Aims to Enhance Sports Performance of Local Athletes The YMCA has always emphasized not just the playing of sports, but the research associated with sports and physical performance. The YMCA of Orange County promotes research based athletic development through their new Performance Strength and Conditioning program.…

Why Summer Camp?

Why Summer Camp? In an ever connected world where highways, sidewalks, long commutes, and skyscrapers are regular sights in our lives, it might seem silly to turn off our phones and run around in the woods for a while. But without time in the woods there has been a rise in Nature Deficit Disorder, the…

Delivering Christmas To Our Troops

DELIVERING CHRISTMAS TO OUR TROOPS YMCA of Orange County Helps Spread Holiday Cheer to Our Military Personnel Overseas Stockings for the Troops is a YMCA of Orange County initiative that not only brings members of the community together for a great cause, but also pays tribute to the service men and women across oceans who…