Summer Y'ers

Childcare for kids starting JK/kindergarten through the completion of 5th grade. Keep your kids healthy and active this summer at the YMCA. Our program will make sure that your child will experience fun and character building activities in a safe and rewarding environment. If you would like your child to participate in the Summer Yers program, get your registration in at the YMCA. If you have any questions, call 243-3934. 

What will the YMCA offer?

  • Qualified staff
  • State licensed
  • Weekly field trips
  • Weekly library visits
  • Swimming twice a week
  • DHS funding accepted
  • Structured curriculum
  • QRS Rated
  • FREE hot lunch / 2 snacks

Weekly Rates:

  • Full-Time Plus (45.25 hours and over)
    $165.00 per week 2nd child $155.00
  • Full-Time children (30.25 hours to 45 hours)
    $140.00 per week 2nd child $130.00
  • Part-Time Plus children (20.25 hours to 30 hours)
    $105.00 per week 2nd child $95.00 
  • Part-Time children (20 hours or less per week)
    $80.00 per week 2nd child $70.00

Enrolling in the Summer Y'ers Program:

A non-refundable or transferable registration fee of $50 for the first child, $40 for the second, and $30 for each additional child will ensure a spot for your child, travel expenses, and admissions to our Friday field trip locations. Weekly fees will be paid on the Friday of the week of care through EFT bank draft. Hot lunch is provide Monday - Thursday and sack lunch on Friday field trips. To get registered: parents must register your child online, pay the registration fee, and a copy of the child's immunization record to secure a spot. These spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. No phone registrations will be accepted.


Building Hours

4:30 AM - 9:00 PM
4:30 AM - 7:00 PM
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Pool Hours

5:30AM - 1:30PM,
5:30AM - 1:30PM,
9:00AM - 5:00PM
1:00PM - 5:00PM

During school year pool will be closed M-F 1:30-3:45pm


Nishna Valley Family YMCA
1100 Maple St.
Atlantic, IA 50022

Ann W. Wickman Child Development Center
703 Linn St.
Atlantic, IA 50022