Youth Leader Program 

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Seeking 8th -11th graders who:

·         Possess a positive attitude and cooperative spirit

·         Are proactive and take initiative

·         Have a genuine interest in working with chidren and developing leadership skills.

Program Description

The Youth Leader (YL) program is a great opportunity for teens to develop leadership and communication skills while serving as positive role models for young campers.  Under the supervision and direction of experienced staff members, YLs learn how to assist with activities and interact with campers, as well as perform general duties involved in the operation of summer camps.  YLs can choose from a variety of camp options and can register for multiple weeks.  YLs must attend an orientation, interview and specific camp trainings, will receive a camp shirt, the YL handbook and a certificate of participation.

Summer Program Fees                            Registration deadline May 1

Youth Leader Registration             $45*

Weekly Camp Sessions                 $40

*Registration fee refunded if applicant is not accepted into program

 

Summer Camp Options

YLs can choose from a variety of camp programs.  Participation can range from 2 to 9 weeks, based on availability and camp enrollment.  Camp selection is on a first-come, first-served basis.

**Desired camp placement is based on availability and will be determined by program Coordinator.

 

Weekly session dates

Jun 10            Jul 8                Jul 29

Jun 17            Jul 15             Aug 5

Jun 24            Jul 22             Aug 12

 

How to Apply:

New Youth Leaders

YOUTH LEADERSHIP APPLICATION 2019.pdf
  1. Complete the Application and return it to the CARD office by May 1st
  2. Register using course #4221 Register Online
  3. Receive notification of interview and camp selection instructions from Program Coordinator
  4. Schedule and attend an interview

Returning Youth Leaders

As a returning YL, an interview may not be required.

YOUTH LEADERSHIP APPLICATION 2019.pdf
  1. Complete the Application and return it to the CARD office by May 1st
  2. Receive camp selection instructions from Program Coordinator
  3. Review camp options and register using course #4222 Register Online