Ages 3-5 | 9am-12:00pm | $70 Member/$90 Non-Member  |  Early Learning Academy at Central Branch
Set your child off on an adventure in learning and exploring in the context of “first-hand experiences.” The YMCA takes pride in offering program options conducted by experienced, degreed teachers who make learning fun. REGISTER TODAY!

June 3–7  |  Superhero Training
Boom! Pow! Wham! Join us for some superhero fun as we practice our skills like jumping, hopping, aiming and balancing through games and activities that will keep your preschooler moving and laughing. Field Trip- YMCA Gymnastics Program

June 10-14  |  All About Pets
Does your little camper love animals? Come join us as we learn about our favorite pets...from dogs and cats, bunnies and birds and even some scaly friends. Field Trip – The Secret Life of Pets 2

June 17–21  |  Messy Masterpieces
Do you have a budding artist? Join us as we explore the wonderful world of art and create our very own masterpieces. Campers will need to bring a plain, white t-shirt for our tie-dyeing project.

June 24–28  |  Animal Planet
Campers will go wild with fun-filled activities and crafts as we learn about a variety of animals from around the world and their habitats. Field Trip – Phillips Park Zoo

July 8–12  |  Little Chefs
Calling all tiny chefs! Campers will explore their culinary curiosities in a fun, safe environment. Your child will enjoy learning about the basics of cooking and kitchen safety while making some delicious treats. Field Trip- TBD

July 15–19  |  The Great Outdoors
Looking for an adventure in the great outdoors? Join us as we explore nature, build an indoor tent, make s’mores and go on a bear hunt. Field Trip- Peck Farm/Hickory Knolls Discovery Center (if rain)

July 22–26  |  Water Wonders
Let’s make a splash! Our campers will have fun learning all about water through games, crafts and water-themed activities. Field Trip – Prairie Point Splash Pad

July 29–August 2  |  Crazy Concoctions
Does your little scientist enjoy learning about science? We will be using everyday ingredients to concoct bubbles, slime, play dough and more. Get ready for some cool science and some messy fun!

August 5–9  |  Pirates and Mermaids Arrgh, matey!
Climb aboard our ship as we set sail for some high sea adventures. Walking the plank and going on a hunt for pirate treasure are just some of the fun activities planned for your little pirate or mermaid. Field Trip- Swim Day at YMCA Pool