Camp Nowashe is excited to announce a move to O’Connell Elementary School in East Hartford, immediately adjacent to the beautiful Gorman Park. With an on-site outdoor pool, wooded areas, playing courts and ball fields, program options are endless. Weekly field trips or special guests also offered to all campers. Before- and after-care provided at the East Hartford YMCA.


Registration for summer 2019 opens on January 1, 2019. Bookmark this page to register!
*We accept Care 4 Kids and offer financial assistance.


Location & Contact:


O'Connell Elementary School

May Road, East Hartford, Connecticut




Before camp: Located at the East Hartford YMCA (770 Main Street) from 7am-8:30am; a bus will bring the kids to the O'Connell School
Camp day: 9am-4pm
After camp: Located at the East Hartford YMCA (770 Main Street); a bus will bring the kids from the O'Connell School to the YMCA; pickup is at 6pm


For campers not using the bus, parents should drop campers off at the O'Connell School at 8:45am and pick them up at 3:45pm.




Am Departure Bus Stop Address PM Departure
8:30am 1A East Hartford YMCA 770 Main Street, East Hartford 4:30pm
8:38am 1B Pratt & Whitney 400 Main Street, East Hartford 4:21pm
8:50am 1C Goodwin Playground Maple Street, East Hartford 4:07pm