Childcare

Childcare

A warm, safe, and caring environment is provided that encourages your child’s social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development. Children must be potty trained. Snacks are included and we ask that parents supply a lunch.

Ages 2½ – 5
Mon – Fri 7:00am – 6:00pm
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Education & Childcare

The Early Child Curriculum is designed around the Creative Curriculum. The Creative Curriculum is an educational component with lesson plans that support each child’s physical, intellectual, emotional, social, and language development.

NEW! Young 5’s

The Young 5’s classroom is a fun, developmentally appropriate, exciting, safe, loving, and healthy learning environment. Our childcare center follows the Creative Curriculum. The children learn through play and have the freedom to explore and excel, at a level that is appropriate and comfortable for each individual child.

Infant/Toddler Care

A warm, safe, and caring environment is provided that encourages your child’s social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development. Parents supply diapers and meals.

Ages Birth – 2½
Mon – Fri 7:00am – 6:00pm
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Preschool

Our preschool program encourages social, emotional, cognitive, and physical development in each and every child, using Creative Curriculum to provide the best foundations for growth. Creative Curriculum is an educational component with lesson plans that also support intellectual development and language development. Children must be potty trained. Daily snacks are included.

Mon – Thur 9:00 – 11:30am
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Y’s Kids

A fun place for your child to unwind after school. 6-12 years old. We have a bus from Washington Elementary and we pick up children from St. James/All Saints.

Mon – Fri 3:00 – 6:00pm

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Parents Night Out

Calling all parents! When was the last time you had a night to yourselves? Drop your children off at the YMCA for some well-deserved time off. Your kids will have time in the pool (ages 5 and up), themed games, and crafts. Children ages 2 months to 12 years welcome! Unlimited pizza included.

 

Winter Edition
Friday, January 13 5:00–9:30pm

Valentine’s Day Edition
Friday, February 17 5:00 – 9:30pm

Y-Member $15 per child/ $25 for family
Prospective Member $20 per child/ $35 for family

*Late Registration begins one week before the scheduled program.
*Y-Members $20 per child/ $35 for family
*Prospective Member $25 per child/ $45 for family

Mother-Son Superhero Date Night

Calling all Super Moms! Join us for our first Mother Son Date Night at the Y! Enjoy an evening full of super activities, obstacle courses, marshmallow shooting contests, dancing, photos, and much more, all while bonding with your sons! Feel free to dress as your favorite superhero! Perfect for boys 3 to 12 years of age. Aunts, Grandmas, and other important role models welcome.

Saturday, January 21 4:00-6:00pm

Y-Member $20 per couple, additional $5 per extra child
Prospective Member $30 per couple, additional $5 per extra child

Daddy Daughter Dance

Attention Dads! It’s time to sign up for the Dow Bay Area Family YMCA’s Daddy Daughter Dance! Enjoy an evening full of fun activities, dancing, photography and much more, all while bonding with your little princess. Perfect for girls 3 to 12 years of age. Uncles, Grandpas, and other important role models welcome.

Saturday, February 11 4:00 – 6:00 pm

Y-Member $20 per couple, additional $5 per extra child
Prospective Member $30 per couple, additional $5 per extra child

Snow Days at the Y

When school is cancelled due to inclement weather, the Y has a place
for your children. Parents can relax and the kids can enjoy snow days off form school by participating in fun activities here at the Y. Games, arts and crafts, gym and pool are available! Please send a sack lunch and/or snack, swim suit, and towel. Ages 6 – 12 yrs.

Starting November 1st

Y-Member $30 per day
Prospective Member $35 per day

Non-School Days & Holiday Breaks

When school is closed for teacher inservice days or Holiday breaks, kids can enjoy the day here at the Y and parents can feel comfortable that their children have a fun way to spend their day. Bring your swimsuit and a sack lunch and/or snack. Must pre-register and pre-pay at the Member Service Desk for this program. School-aged children.

Y-Member $30 per day
Prospective Member $35 per day

Early childhood education links and resources

http://greatstarttoquality.org

http://www.baisd.net

http://www.michigan.gov/mde