CHILDCARE

Active After School Program: Licensed by the State of Georgia, this program provides a fun and affordable after school care for children enrolled in Pre-K through the 8th grade.   Nutritious snacks, character development, academic enrichment and fitness activities are included in the program.  Monday through Friday 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm.   We currently provide transportation from schools in Dougherty and Lee Counties.  There must be at least 5 children from each school for the transportation to be included.

BENEFIT:  All children enrolled in the Active After-school Program receive 1/2 off ALL YMCA Programs!
Pre-Kindergarten Your child must be 4 before January 1, current year.

Prepare your children for kindergarten with the Building Blocks Curriculum!  These young 4 year old’s will also learn to swim, have basic youth sports instruction, enjoy music, and creative movement.  This program is provided 5 or 3 days a week from 9:00 am – 1:00 pm.  (Early drop-off and after school available through Child-watch and Extended Day.  Please ask Front Desk for details)  The program follows the Dougherty County School Calendar.
Summer Day Camps:  Please see Camps

Holiday Camps:  When School is “Out”, the Y is “In”!  The Y will pick up from the schools on the day of early dismissal.  Any days that the schools are not in, the Y is.  Spring Break, Fall Break or just individual days.  Please see the Front Desk for more details.

Child Watch:   These services are offered for FREE as a Member Benefit at both the Central and Lee Branch for members with Family Memberships. Children can have fun in a safe environment while their parents work out.  Please ask the Front Desk for hours, as they change seasonally. 

Turbo Kidz:  FREE for YMCA Members!  Physical Fun, Games, and Activities for ages 8-12.  Monday and Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 6:45 pm.  Please register at the Front Desk. 

Tot Lot: Your pre-schooler can enjoy Tot Lot while you work out.  Tot Lot is FREE with your monthly Child-watch enrollment.  Monday and Thursday, Two 30-minute sessions from 8:30 am – 10:30 am.  The instructor will pick them up for Tot Lot after your child has been signed into Child-watch, and then return them to Child-watch at the end of the session.  Sessions include physical fun and games.