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YMCA of Central Stark County

To put Christian Principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

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About Our Programs

INFANT & TODDLER

(Offered exclusively at the North Canton CDC)
As a part of our Infant and Toddler program, your little one will be surrounded by a caring staff who is here to support him/her during this important period of development. Our infants enjoy a flexible schedule that meets each child’s needs. Toddlers share meal and rest times and begin to practice group learning experiences.

 

PRESCHOOL

(Offered exclusively at the North Canton CDC and the Minerva Area YMCA)
The Y preschool is a great beginning for a lifetime of learning! With a curriculum rooted in the Early Learning and Development standards, there is nothing "cookie cutter" about what we do! Children ages 3-5 can participate in preschool programs that prepare them for kindergarten and beyond!

SCHOOL YEAR CARE

With a focus on safety, health, social growth and academic enhancement, Y before and after school programs serve kindergartners through sixth graders (some locations up to eighth grade) with a variety of programming options to explore and develop their interests and talents.

SCHOOL DAYS OUT

When school is out, the Y is IN! The YMCA offers "School Days Out" Days for children Grades K-6 (up to 8th grade depending on location) on days when school is not in session. The theme-based day of fun and adventure incorporates a variety of activities: arts and crafts, games, singing, and even free play. Dates and times are in line vary by location based on local school district calendars. 

SUMMER DAY CAMP

We offer a weekly summer program for children entering grades K-8 (age groups vary by location) The children participate in a setting which allows for: exploration, crafts, singing, games, swimming, and just plain FUN! In addition to swimming and weekly field trips, We offer a variety of Specialty Camp experiences, such as: Cooking, Karate, STEM, Art, and more!