School Break Days
GROWING CONFIDENT AND CARING YOUTH
On most days Unit 5 schools are not scheduled to be in session, the YMCA will host a full day of activities from 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM for children ages 5 through 12. Activities will include arts and crafts, structured games, swimming, group games, Legos classes and free play. Children attending should bring gym shoes, a lunch, a swimsuit and towel. Participants of School Break Days must preregister at the YMCA. There will not be School Break Days on snow days or half days of school; only scheduled full days off.
- Provide a safe, nurturing, and structured environment
- Increase physical activity through sport, games, and aquatics
- Encourage creativity through art
- Enhance social interaction
Schools Break Day's at the Y are staffed by trained YMCA Before/After School Staff most of whom are Elementary Education majors attending Illinois State University. School's Out Days are held on the following days during the 2018-2019 school year:
FEES: YMCA Members: $35/day, Prospective Members: $50/day
WEEKLY FEES: YMCA Members: $160 Prospective Members: $220
To register, please bring the completed registration packet and registration fee payment to the front desk of the YMCA. The registration fee is $20/child, but is waived for all Y-PALS participants.
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For more information, contact the Youth Development Coordinator, Sarah Tunall, at firstname.lastname@example.org.