Child Care

Child care and early learning programs at the Y focus on holistically nurturing child development by providing a safe and healthy place to learn foundational skills, develop healthy, trusting relationships and build self-reliance through the Y values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. That makes for confident kids today, and contributing and engaged adults tomorrow.

For more information on Child Care programs, please contact Lexington Youth.

Y-Club Afterschool Program

The Y-Club Afterschool Program is a fun place to be with lots of positive staff interaction and learning opportunities. We provide a healthy afterschool snack, physical fitness time, homework help and a wide variety of other activities, including STEM and time to socialize with friends or play


School dismissal – 6 p.m.


Kindergarten – 8th grade

Weekly Cost

$50 YMCA members/$65 non-members

When there is a half day at school, we will still hold afterschool and pick up the children from school when they are dismissed. On School in-service days and student holidays we will hold All Day Outs and each participants must be registered by the Friday before to attend. Holiday breaks (Winter Break and Spring Break) are also registered and paid for separately.

Transportation is Provided From:

  • Carolina Springs Elementary
  • Carolina Springs Middle
  • Deerfield Elementary
  • Oak Grove Elementary
  • Red Bank Elementary
  • Saxe Gotha Elementary
  • White Knoll Elementary
  • White Knoll Middle

Download: In-House Registration Form



All Day Outs

No school means a day of fun at the Y! Children will have time to enjoy activities such as active games, crafts and dancing. Drop off starts at 7 a.m. and pick-up by 6:15 p.m.

A full day of care will be provided on No School Day and Student Holidays for $15 for Y members and $25 for non-members. In order to attend, participants must register by the Friday before so the Y is able to staff accordingly. Those not registered by the Friday deadline will not be able to attend All Day Outs.

We must have a minimum of 10 participants enrolled by the Friday before to operate a No School Day or Holiday Camp.

Ages: K-8th grade

2019 Dates:
August 19
October 11
November 27
November 29

Cost: $15 for YMCA Members or $25 for non-YMCA members


Winter Break Camp

Ages: 5 – 12

Cost: $120 for members/$160 for non-members per week

Let your child join the Y for Winter Break camp while school is out! Your child will participate in fun themed activities such as sports, arts and crafts, and games to keep them active and engaged during their time off. Lunch is included in the weekly cost.  You’ll want to pack a refillable water bottle and morning/afternoon snacks. Sign up in-house or online today to reserve your spot!

Dates: TBA

Times: Drop off 7-9 am and pick-up 4:30-6 pm