Summer Y'ers

Childcare for kids starting JK/kindergarten through the completion of 5th grade. Children must be 5 years old, on or before May 1st of the same year, and attending Kindergarten, and not older the completion of 5th grade. Keep your child activity and safe this summer at the Y. 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. There is a $50 registration fee and will be due the first time you register your child online. If you have any questions, call 243-3934. 

Summer Yers first day will be June 6, 2022 last day will be August 12, 2022. Deadline to register each week is Wednesday prior to the week you are registering your child for, along with daily in/out schedules are due in order for your child to attend. 

What will the YMCA offer?

  • Qualified staff
  • State licensed
  • Field trips
  • Swimming occisionally 
  • DHS funding accepted
  • Structured curriculum
  • QRS Rated
  • FREE hot lunch / 2 snacks

Weekly Rates:

  • Full-Time Plus (40.50 hours and over)
    Members: $180.00 per week; 2nd child $170.00
    Non-Members: $200.00 per week; 2nd child $190.00
  • Full-Time children (30.25 hours to 40.25 hours)
    Members: $150.00 per week; 2nd child $140.00
    Non-Members: $170.00 per week; 2nd child $160.00
  • Part-Time Plus children (15.25 hours to 30 hours)
    Members: $130.00 per week; 2nd child $120.00 
    Non-Members: $150.00 per week; 2nd child $140.00
  • Part-Time children (15 hours or less per week)
    Members: $50.00 per week;  2nd child $40.00
    Non-Members: $70.00 per week; 2nd child $60.00

Enrolling in the Summer Y'ers Program:

 Weekly fees will be paid on the Wednesday after the week of care through EFT bank draft. Hot lunch is provide Monday - Friday. 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

5:30 AM - 7:00 PM
5:30 AM - 5:30 PM
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
1:00 PM - 4:30 PM


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

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