Designed to make scheduled school closures easier for parents and more active, engaging, and enjoyable for kids, The Greater Wichita YMCA's FUN CLUB day- and week-long "camp" programs offer ALL students (ages 5-12, enrolled in Kindergarten-and-up) from ANY school district to participate in a safe, supervised environment (at our branch locations and host schools) for a full day or week of fun and games, educational activities, arts and crafts, and more.
There are TWO types of FUN CLUB camps:SCHOOL DAY OUT (day-long programs) and BREAK CLUBS (week-long programs with daily registration available). Both offer:
Registration for children ages 5-12, enrolled in Kindergarten or higher
Convenient locations near home and work including Y branches and host school sites
Open coverage from 6:30AM-6PM (unless otherwise noted - see registration forms for details)
Complete the appropriate SCHOOL DAY OUT and/or BREAK CLUB registration form (available above, at our branches, or upon request) andrequired KDHE paperwork (must be completed online (link below)) for EACH CHILD you plan to enroll in one-or-more program(s).
ALL completed forms and documentation is due, without exception, by 10PM CT on the MONDAY BEFORE your desired participation date(s).
Submit completed materials IN PERSON at an YMCA Branch Location or MAIL materials to our administrative offices before the deadline (as stated in materials). Do NOT try to enroll in FUN CLUB programs on our website or at a school-based site.
ALL required paperwork (enrollment form, KDHE paperwork and support documents, and signed policies/parental information agreement) must be submitted BEFORE any child will be considered for enrolled.
The Greater Wichita YMCA MUST confirm availability and your child's enrollment in a FUN CLUB offering before your child will be allowed to participate, without exception.
Allow for up-to FIVE BUSINESS DAYS for an email (contact Child Care Accounts to confirm email preferences) from our staff confirming FUN CLUB registration and proving parental information (themes, activities, required items - including a lunch for each child) for each activity day.
Scheduled dates of available are subject to change based on enrollment (10+ (ten-or-more) students per site must be registered) and other factors.
ALL students (even KEY Academy participants) must have registration forms submitted before 10PM CT on the MONDAY BEFORE desired participation date(s).
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE is available and third-party payment is accepted. See policies document for full overview of cost/billing/payment requirements.
Have questions or concerns? Use our FAQ page, or our online CONTACT US form, or use the information below (Child Care and Camp branch/program leadership and staff):
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