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YMCA Middle School Leadership Conference March 1-2, 2014

OPEN TO ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS 6TH-8TH GRADE - come, invite your friends to attend. You'll be joining fellow students at YMCA CAMP MARSTON for a weekend of fun, personal development and leadership skills.

Where: YMCA Camp Marston Julian, CA. Participants will meet at YMCA in metro SD area for transportation.

When: March 1-2, 2014

Cost: $125/for Y members, $150/participants (both include the bus)

All campers will be provided bus transportation to and from Camp Marston from central San Diego county YMCA branches. Upon registration you will be connected to the Y closest to you.

Sample Schedule


To Register:

Contact the YMCA Branch closest to you and tell them you want to register for the Middle School Leadership Retreat.

For specific questions contact your Branch liaison listed below:

    • South Bay- 1201 Poseo Magda, Chula Vista, 91910, 619-421-8805, Maria Masis
    • Rancho- 9410 Fairgrove Lane, San Diego, 92129, 858-484-8788, Jesse Pazdernik
    • Magdalena Ecke- 200 Saxony Rd, Encinitas, 92024, 760-942-9622, Tera Miller
    • Palomar- 1050 North Broadway, Escondido, 92026, 760-745-7490, Tim Pirkey
    • La Jolla- 8355 Cliffridge Ave, La Jolla, 92037, 858-453-3483, Lindsey Preovolos
    • Mission Valley- 5505 Friars Rd, San Diego, 92110, 619-298-3576, Ray Wilson
    • Peninsula- 4390 Valeta St, San Diego, 92107, 619-226-8888, Kim Simons
    • East County (McGrath)- 12006 Campo Rd, Spring Valley, 91978, 619-646-1323, Chase Wiegand
    • Copley- 3901 Landis Ave, San Diego, 92105, 619-283-2251, Hector Borja

Scholarships are available. Contact your local Branch for information.

Other information:

  • You will be required to submit the health waiver attached when you arrive at drop off
  • Packing list is attached
  • Departure times vary by branch. Please contact branch through which you register for more information on drop off/pick up times
  • Fees include transportation, supervision, all meals, and an event t-shirt. No money is required. Students may want to make a purchase from the camp store; we recommend sending no more than $20 with your student
  • Each branch will send adult chaperones who will be overseeing the conference. We will work at a 1:10 ration of adult/youth
  • Transportation will be by school bus from branches throughout San Diego