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Fall Alumni Newsletter

Fall Alumni Newsletter


110 Years and Counting! The leaves are beginning to change and autumn beauty is spreading all across Camp. As we reflect on the wonderful 2016 summer that was enjoyed by more than 2,600 day and overnight campers, we are reminded of the thousands of campers that have come before. Camp Letts has a rich history… Read more »

Summer Alumni Newsletter

Summer Alumni Newsletter


Hello Alumni! Summer Camp is well underway and this summer is gearing up to be our best ever! Despite the heat, campers and counselors alike are having the times of their lives enjoying Camp Letts classic activities like morning flag pole, the Camp Dance, and competing for the Crew Cup. Camp Letts has served 2,325… Read more »

Sponsor a Counselor

Sponsor a Counselor


Attention Alumni, Parents and Friends! Camp Letts is seeking sponsors for each of our 2016 Summer Camp Counselors! Help welcome our 2016 counselors to the Camp Letts Family by providing a Counselor Welcome Kit. With your support, every counselor will receive a Welcome Kit filled with essential items, a Camp Letts water bottle and laundry bag,… Read more »

Stay in Touch, Alumni!


Another summer camp season is behind us, which means we are proud to welcome thousands more alumni to the family! Keep in touch with us throughout the year by updating your records. Check out our Fall 2015 Alumni Newsletter for memories, ways to get involved with Camp Letts and other updates!

Diverse Talents, One Passion


I’m often questioned about where our staff come from. My simple answer is: Passion! If we can find passionate people who are eager to make Camp Letts a safe and fun environment, then that’s who we have on board. Having a passion for youth development means our counselors are doing what they love. Once that happens, everything… Read more »

Dance With All Your Heart


This Valentine’s Day, we’re hosting our first-ever Zumbathon at YMCA Camp Letts! Join Camp Letts staff, volunteers, families and alumni as we raise money to send deserving kids to Camp. You don’t have to know Zumba to love this amazing workout… we will have fun moves for everyone, from the beginner to experienced Zumba fan. Click here to learn more… Read more »

What’s in Store for Summer 2015?


Dear Camper: Summer Camp—that long anticipated stretch of days free of responsibility and rife with possibility. It’s a time to hunt for insects, master handstands, practice swimming strokes, explore from the treetops to the bay, and make new friends. At YMCA Camp Letts, we believe that each summer is a gift, and only you can decide how you use… Read more »

What Will You Give on Giving Tuesday?


The Penney Family spent their summers at YMCA Camp Letts. Led proudly by their matriarch Leonie Penney, this family left a legacy with Camp Letts that allows families in financially trying times to return every year. We are privileged to share our summers with campers like the Penneys. Good values, healthy living, lifelong friendships and exploring… Read more »

Camp Is Quiet


It’s November and Camp is quiet. Not the silence of winter that is unavoidable and will come in due course, just much quieter than we’re used to around here. It’s easy to forget that, just a few weeks ago, Camp was loud! Really loud! Chants from the Mariner girls were echoed by the younger Bos’n… Read more »

Spend School Holidays at Camp Letts!


When school is out, camp is in at YMCA Camp Letts. Instead of staying in, use Anne Arundel County Public School holidays to keep your kid learning and growing! Your child will be supervised by professional staff and will enjoy a full day’s worth of fun and exciting adventures, including arts & crafts, nature hikes, games and… Read more »