Youth Activity and Child Care

Pre-School Child Care (ages 12 months – 5 years)

YMCA Preschool Learning Center of Mandeville is a "Class A" child care facility which offers a stimulating learning experience for your child. The Center offers a well-balanced program combining values, learning, and fun for ages 12 months through school age. Children are grouped according to their age and developmental skills. This outstanding program presents lessons that nurture and build upon the natural development of the whole child, better preparing them for kindergarten. This readiness program stimulates total language development and focuses on early phonics, writing and basic number concepts. This program is administered by a qualified, caring staff enhancing your child’s growth through a safe, positive environment. Part-time toddlers’, and after school rates available upon request from Nancy Brauner, pre-school director, 624-8115.

Annual registration fee: Full-time: $90.00

Part-time: $70.00

Fee: Full Service Member: $77.00 per week

Program Member: $85.00 per week

After School Program (grades K-5)

The only people happier about the YMCA After School Program than the kids are the parents. The YMCA provides a safe, fun environment, which will enhance your child’s self-esteem. Your child will participate in group activities where skills and interests can be developed during supervised, after school hours. Assistance with homework is available. Transportation from selected schools. This program follows the 2000-2001 school calendar. Register now for the fall. Transportation from selected schools: Abita Springs Elementary and Covington Elementary. Lyons Elementary provides transportation for their students to the Y program.

Date: Follows St. Tammany Parish Public School calendar.

Time: After school — 6:30 p.m.

Location: West St. Tammany YMCA (Camp

Tchefuncte to be used for selected activities)

Fee: Annual registration fee $20.00

Full Service Member: $30.00 per week Program Member: $40.00 per week

YMCA Club Mid (an after school and holiday club for the middle school student – grades 6-8)

An after school program designed for the middle school student that promotes character development, physical fitness, and attention to academics. Activities include: homework time, swimming, sports, games, fitness activities, and time to unwind. Transportation available from selected schools. This program follows the 2000-2001 school calendar. Register now for the fall. Transportation from selected schools: William Pitcher Junior High, Abita Springs Middle School, Pineview Middle School, and C. J. Schoen Middle School.

Date: Follows St. Tammany Parish Public School calendar.

Time: After school — 6:30 p.m.

Location: West St. Tammany YMCA (Camp

Tchefuncte to be used for selected activities)

Fee: Annual registration fee $20.00

Full Service Member: $30.00 per week Program Member: $40.00 per week

Y Night (ages 5-12 years)

Mom and Dad enjoy a night out on the town, while the children enjoy Y Night. Activities include swimming, sports, pizza, and movies.

Date: Saturday

June 10, July 8, August 12

Time: 6 p.m. – 12 p.m.

Location: West St. Tammany YMCA

Fee: Full Service Member: $20

Program Member: $25

$5 for second child, third/fourth child is free