Camp Glacier Creek 2019

Camp Glacier Creek is located at Kettle Moraine High School  |  349 N. Oak Crest Drive, Wales

Each week includes:

  • A new and exciting theme
  • A fun and engaging field trip experience
  • An aquatic trip to a local pool, splash pad or beach
  • Hands-on projects and activities
  • A weekly all-camp festival
  • An opportunity to build friendships and memories with other similar-aged campers

Camp Glacier Creek offers half-day camps from June 17-July 26. Theme-based programming runs from 12:35-4:45 p.m. Campers may be picked up between 4:45-6 p.m. Before summer academy activities are available from 6:30-8 a.m. During these times campers will pursue supervised self-directed activities, play outside and enjoy fun games with friends.

Camp Glacier Creek offers full-day camp from July 29-August 23, located at Brandybrook Community Center. Theme-based programming runs from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. Campers may be dropped off between 7-9 a.m. and picked up between 4-6 p.m. Before and after camp activities available during full-day camp weeks.

Wisconsin Youth Company day camps are state licensed, YoungStar rated and follow American Camp Association standards.

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Kettle Moraine High School (349 N. Oak Crest Dr.) Brandybrook Community Center (S11 W29980 Summit Ave.)

Administrative Office
262-547-8770 ext. 0

24-Hour Attendance Message Line
262-547-2326

Camp Location  |  Dates  |  Hours  |  Fees

Half-Day Camps  |  Located at Kettle Moraine High School  |  Camp is open from 12:35-6 p.m.

  • June 17-29 & July 8-26  |  $130 per camper, per week
  • July 1-3 (no camp 7/4-5)  |  $100 per camper
  • Before summer academy activities run 6:30-8 a.m.  |  $37 per camper, per week
  • Theme-based programming runs 12:35-4:45 p.m. daily
  • After camp activities runs 4:45-6 p.m.  |  Included with weekly enrollment
  • A safe and easy transition for summer academy students to join Camp Glacier Creek in the afternoon

Full-Day Camps  |  Located at Brandybrook Community Center  |  Camp is open from 7 a.m.-6 p.m.

  • July 29-August 23  |  $220 per camper, per week
  • Theme-based programming runs 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily
  • Before camp activities runs 7-9 a.m. and after camp activities run 4-6 p.m.  |  Included in your weekly enrollment

Registration Deadline

You may register or add weeks any time until the end of the business day on Friday (5 p.m.) six business days prior to the week being requested, provided space is available.

Age Groups

Campers must be five years old to attend camp. All campers are grouped by age. Age groups are based on the grade your child will be entering in the fall. 

Summer Superheroes

Superheroes unite! We will be having an incredible start to our summer program. We will have many interactive games for the campers to get to know each other. Jester Fun Entertainment will be presenting magic tricks to the campers. Save your energy for a week of endless excitement!

Presenter | Jester Fun Entertainment
Swimming Trip | Buchner Pool

Dig, Plant, Grow!

Join us for our Dig, Plant, Grow week! Campers will be able to create grass heads using soil and clay pots. At the end of the week, campers can take their grass heads home and continue to watch the grass grow! We will also visit a local farm to play games and pick strawberries!

Field Trip | Jellis Market

Swimming Trip | Foxbrook Park and Beach

Splashtastic

Let’s have a splashtastic week at camp! We’ll dive right in with water-based games and fun science experiments. There will be sponge races, water balloon tosses and water relays. We’ll be able to take a dip at the pool for our weekly swimming trip. Don’t forget your towel!

Camp Water Day
Swimming Trip | Buchner Park and Pool

A Fine Mess

It’s time to bring out our messy sides! We’ll be getting our hands dirty with sticky art projects, sticky treats and sticky slime. Mad Science will be coming to our camp for some engaging experiments to bring out our imagination in science.

Presenter | Mad Science
Swimming Trip | Foxbrook Park and Beach

Down on the Farm

Join us for a fun week learning about farm life. Campers will take part in creating animal art, animal games and animal-themed snacks. Campers will take a field trip to the Waukesha County Fair to see award-winning animals and shows.

Field Trip | Waukesha County Fair
Swimming Trip | Buchner Park and Pool

Up, Up & Away

Ready for a fun week filled with interactive games and STEM challenges. Campers will take an adventure to Horwitz Planetarium to learn about the wonders of space. They will also be able to participate in STEM and building activities throughout the week. This week is going to be out of this world with fun projects and activities!

Field Trip | Horwitz Planetarium
Swimming Trip | Park

Wacky & Wonderful

Let’s have a wonderful week filled with limitless fun! We’ll have wacky science experiences and create wacky art using various tools. Kohl’s Wild Theatre will be performing using drama, songs and puppetry to bring a fun and interactive show. We’ll end the wonderful week with a trip to the park for a picnic and group games.

Presenter | Kohl’s Wild Theatre
Swimming Trip | Buchner Park and Pool

Rock On!

Ready to turn the music up as we get closer to the end of summer? Campers will be able to explore different styles of music through thrilling games, bust-a-move dance movements and engaging activities. The children will have the opportunity to tour Waukesha County Historical Museum where they will be able to learn about the musical impact on Waukesha County.

Field Trip | Waukesha County Historical Museum
Swimming Trip | Buchner Park and Pool

Summer Safari

Join us for a summer safari! We will travel to Bear Den Zoo and Petting Farm where children will be able to see unique animals. They will even be able to pet them. Don’t miss out!

Field Trip | Bear Den Zoo and Petting Farm
Swimming Trip | Buchner Park and Pool

Best of the Best

Join us for our last fun week of summer fun. We will be playing our favorite games, creating our favorite snacks and enjoying spending time with friends made at camp. For our last field trip of the summer, campers will head to lanes for day of bowling. We’ll finish off camp with a picnic at the park. Let’s make this week the best week of the summer!

Field Trip | Bowling Trip
Swimming Trip | Park

Weekly Schedule Descriptions

Snack and Lunch  |  Morning and afternoon snacks are served daily during full-day camp weeks. Afternoon snack will be served during half-day camp weeks. Campers must bring a bag lunch not requiring refrigeration or microwaving each day of program. Milk is served daily and available at lunch when campers are on site. Parents are responsible for supplying a beverage when kids are off site at lunchtime.

Camp  |  All camp participants will receive a program shirt which must be worn on all field trips and swimming activities. Additional program shirts can be purchased for $12 each.

Field Trips  |  Campers will take field trips to fun, educational destinations related to the weekly theme. Field trips are taken via charter school bus. Notice of all field trips are posted the Friday prior to the start of the week.

Swimming  |  Campers will visit an area public beach or swimming pool each week, weather permitting. Campers swim only where lifeguards are present and only in areas designated as safe by the city and county health departments. Campers are assigned to a swim level based on the swim and aquatic activity permission form and are supervised by lifeguards and camp staff. Swimming and playing at the beach is a highlight for campers and is a long-time tradition.

2019 Summer Payment Schedule

Program Week Payment Due Date
June 17-21 June 10
June 24-29 June 1​7
July 1-3
(no camp 7/4 & 7/5)
June 24
July 8-12 July 1
July 15-19 July 8
July 22-26 July 17
July 29-August 2 July 22
August 5-9 July 29
August 12-16 August 5
August 19-23 August 12

Weekly Deposits  |  Deposits are applied toward weekly fees and are non-refundable and non-transferable.

$25 per child, per week