The YMCA Preschool integrates the Y facilities and programs to combine both education and recreation for a stimulating preschool experience. Traditional preschool concepts are emphasized such as number and letter recognition, social skills, arts and crafts, songs and computer time, combined with weekly swim lesson and gym time, for large motor development. The Y offers morning (9:00-11:30am) and afternoon (12:30–3:00pm) classes with 2, 3, and 5-day options. We plan field trips, family events and enjoy having parents join us when they can!
Extended Day Preschool Programs Extended Day Registration Form
Your child will enjoy an hour and a half of supervised fun doing the things they like to do while you enjoy some extra time to enjoy the things you like to do…take a walk, swim, shop, or just take a nap! If your child currently attends preschool at the Y,their teacher will escort and check your child into the class!
The Terrific Twos Program emphasizes sharing, caring, and most of all fun! Age-appropriate projects, activities, playtime and healthy snacks will keep everyone busy and smiling. Parents and their children will be invited once a month for a family swim with their class. Child must be two by December 1 to attend. Program begins in September and continues through June. Classes are offered: Tuesday/Thursday or Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 9:00am-11:30am .
KinderKamp – 2014 KinderKamp Registration Form and pricing
Not old enough to attend Camp Y-Owasco? This day camp is perfect for children ages 3-4. We offer 3 hours of non-stop fun, Monday through Friday mornings. Daily swim lessons, crafts, playtime with friends and healthy snacks keep everyone smiling. Weekly themed sessions offered July through August.
NEW! Pre-Camp Pre Camp Registration Form
Is your 5 year old to young for Camp Y-Owasco but ready for more than KinderKamp? Our new, exciting Pre-Camp program provides 5 year old children the choice of a 3 hour program or a 6 hour program. Pre-Campers will enjoy daily swim lessons, gym time , age-appropriate crafts and learning experiences, a healthy snack and time to play. If you choose the 6 hour program, please pack your child a lunch and water bottle each day.