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Camp Simmons

CAMP SIMMONS

Ages 6 - 12• Weekly June 24 - August 16, 2024

Camp Simmons is 77 acres of pure wilderness on Lake Avenue in Greenwich featuring an outdoor swimming pool, archery range, and pond for fishing and canoeing. Campers ages six through twelve can participate in special events and themed days like Holidays in July, Olympics, and weekly fishing derbies. 

Sports 
Campers can play soccer, baseball, and football. The basketball court is home for pickup games as well as organized classes.  

Swimming 
Swimming in the outdoor pool is one of the most popular activities at Camp Simmons. Campers have the opportunity to receive swim lessons and enjoy leisurely swimming with friends. 


2024 THEME WEEKS 
Every week is special at the Clubhouse with themed days.

Week 1 (June 24-28) – Summer Camp Blast-off!
Learn the Camp Simmons Song. Red-White & Blue Day and Snow Cone Social. Have fun in the sun as we say, “hello to fun!”

Week 2 (July 1-5 - No Camp on July 4) – Let’s Be Creative: Build it, Paint it, Make it!
Build a fort in tepee town, paint the Big House wall, tie dye a shirt with your friends, face painting, and more. Get creative … get dirty!

Week 3 (July 8-12)– Backyard Basics
Play kickball, wiffle ball, dodge ball, wall ball, 4-square, and more. Play ball and then jump in the pool!

Week 4 (July 15-19) – BE GREAT
This week is all about you, all about me, all about our community! Kindness, diversity, food drive and of course our Holiday in July Celebration with a special visitor!

Week 5 (July 22-26) – Keep the Traditions Alive
Help us as we celebrate classic special events: funny hat day, World Cup Soccer Day, canoe races, popsicle day, and more!

Week 6 (July 29-August 2) – Sports Clinic Week
Healthy eating, physical activity and relationship building all come together for a week of basketball, soccer, and volleyball skill building, a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, and a special baseball tournament.

Week 7 (August 5-9) - Triple Play
Campers come together for a week of friendly competition with game room tournaments, feel good fitness activities, mega water balloon catch, jump rope challenges, and pool races!

Week 8 (August 12-16) – Olympic Week
After the special Opening Ceremony, Campers will participate in team games, mind-bending trivia games, a giant belly flop contest, and finish strong with a big Clsing Ceremony on Friday!

BGCG By The Numbers

  • Members Served

    1,895

  • Volunteer Hours

    760

  • College Scholarships Given

    $353,000

  • Programs Offered

    51

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  • Greenwich United Way
    Greenwich United Way
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