Annual Shutdown: The 18th St. YMCA will be closed Wed. May 19 - Fri. May 21. The 16th St. YMCA will be open normal hours.

Summer Enrichement Program


The YMCA Summer Enrichment Program provides a safe & wholesome environment in which children can learn to communicate effectively, cooperate with others, and care about each other. Summer Child Care is for youth who are coming out of Kindergarten through 6th Grade. Our Summer Enrichment Program will have a location at the 18th St. YMCA and Adams Central.

Our Summer Enrichment Program includes cooperative play, enrichment activities, scientific exploration, sports, active play, STEM programs, arts and crafts, cooking 101, swimming, field trips, outside adventures, and so much more.

Did you know?
  • During the summer students lose two months of math skills.
  • 9 in 10 teachers spend 3 weeks re-teaching lessons at the start of the school year.
  • 73% of parents say it’s important to have summer learning opportunities.
  • 99% of kids in quality summer programs maintained or increased reading proficiency levels.



Summer Enrichment Program is FULL for 2021


Fill out the "pre-register" button above and someone from our Child Care Department will be in contact with you about your registration.

  • Begins:
    May 24 - August 16, 2021 - Until the school year begins
  • Locations:
    18th St. YMCA
    Adams Central Elementary (For AC students only)
  • Ages: 
    Coming out of kindergarten - 6th grade
  • Hours:
    Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Weekly Rates:
    3 day: $125
    4 day: $130
    5 day: $135
    Drop in rate: $26 ($5 activity fee if there is any activity planned for that day)
  • Free t-shirt included for all participants!

Summer Theme: World Cup


In 2020 The Hastings Family YMCA has enrolled in "Step up to Quality" through the Nebraska Department of Education. The Step up to Quality program is a child care rating system to ensure we are offering the highest quality of child care to families.