Welcome to Carson Connection

What is The Carson Connection?

We pride ourselves in our ability to provide a safe space where all kids are accepted, challenged, and empowered. With this in mind, we want to offer a Camp Carson experience in your own home! Join with us as we offer fun and engaging activities and resources for your family. Through this page, you can gain access to resources as well as links to virtual activities lead by our wonderful Camp Carson Staff! 


Horse trail
Horse trail

Guys crazy paint
Guys crazy paint



Join some of our Camp Carson Team as we lead various activities virtually through Zoom. To join these virtual activities, click on the zoom link in the schedule below and email Sarah or Ryan for the password. To see a list of the weekly activities, check the schedule below!


Check out this page of fun and educational resources for a listing of activities that you can do at home! Find activities that are appropriately aged for Elementary, Middle, and High School students!


We want to stay in touch with you and see how you have been! Come say hi to us during our virtual activities and keep up with what we are doing at camp by following us on Facebook and Instagram!  You can also click on the picture above and fill out a form letting us know how you enjoy The Carson Connection! 

Virtual Campfire

We want to give a big thank you to everyone who has supported us and everyone who has participated in out previous Virtual Campfires. If you weren't able to join us last week or if you enjoyed our previous campfires, we will be hosting another Virtual Campfire this coming Monday, May 11th from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM CST. Feel free to join us on Zoom Video Conferencing, where our staff will lead a plethora of songs, skits, and stories for everyone to enjoy! To join, click on the Zoom link below:


To get more information on our Virtual Campfires, feel free to email Sarah or Ryan. We hope to see you there!


Below is our weekly schedule of activities. Each week, we will update our schedule with new activities that you can do at home! These activities will be virtual and utilize Zoom video conferencing. To join our virtual Zoom activities, click to link below:



Zoom will ask for a password, so email Sarah or Ryan for the password. Make sure to have a parent/guardian's permission before joining! There is no need to create an account. If you are using an iPhone, you will need to download the free app to access the call. If you are not familiar with Zoom video conferencing, please feel free to reach out to Sarah or Ryan and they would be more than happy to get you more information!

Sarah Hooper - Senior Program Director - shooper@ymcacampcarson.org

Ryan Meeks - Program Director - rmeeks@ymcacampcarson.org

Weekly Schedule

May 11th - May 15th, 2020

(click on the box for a description of each activity)







3:30 PM

Homework Help

Coffee Filter Monsters

with Roxanne

Friendship Bracelets

with Katie

Jam Session with Sami and Connor


Virtual Campfire

6:30 PM

Teen Hang 

7:30 PM

Weekly Devotion with Allee

4:30 PM

If you have an idea for an activity that we can do, please let Sarah or Ryan know! Email us your idea for an activity and will do our best to add it to our weekly schedule!

*All times listed are in Central Standard Time (CST)*