Anderson

Kidscape (Before & After School) Registration

New school sites for 2018-2019 School Year!

Alexandria Elementary & *Alexandria Intermediate (Intermediate students bused to Alexandria Elementary)

Additional School Sites:

Anderson Elementary, Edgewood, Erskine, **Eastside, Killbuck, Southview, Tenth Street, Valley Grove, Anderson Preparatory Academy (PM Only), Holy Cross North (formerly St. Mary’s) (PM Only) ***Holy Cross South (Formerly Ambrose) (PM Only)

*Aftercare pickup for Alexandria Intermediate will be at the Alexandria Elementary School.

**Eastside before & after school for 1st - 2nd grade offered for the full school year.  3rd - 5th grade until August 13th.  After August 13th 3rd - 5th Afterschool portion is in conjunction with 21st Century Eastside Afterschool Program.  Registration for the 21st Century Afterschool Program is through Anderson Community Schools.

***Holy Cross South students are bused to Holy Cross North which is were pickup will take place.

Your child will excel after the bell in the Y's After School Programs.

We supplement what your child learns in school with:

  • Interactive learning models that engage critical thinking skills

  • 30 minutes each day to work on their homework with trained YMCA staff

  • Social time with peers to form long-lasting friendships that enhance their development, growth and self-confidence

School age kids also have the opportunity to participate in

  • STEAM activities (science, technology, engineering, arts, math)

  • A variety of literacy activities

  • HEPA activities (healthy eating, physical activities).

Our After School Programs Cover:

  • Grades K - 6

  • Monday-Friday on regular school days

  • Before and After School Care

  • School Release Days

  • A safe place to learn, have fun and get active

  • Drop off at pick up at there school site

In order for your child to be enrolled in the program, the following will need to be met: 

1. A parent or guardian must complete and sign the necessary registration form for each child enrolling in the program. 

This registration form can be found on the YMCA website at www.ymcamadco.org/beforeafterschool or at the Anderson or Elwood Family YMCA membership desk. 

2. A non-refundable registration fee of $30 must be paid for each child enrolled.

3. Once all of the above have been met, your child may attend YMCA Kidscape!

We will never turn a child or family away due to their inability to pay!  If you are need of financial assistance please fill out our Opendoors (Financial Assistance packet) & return to the YMCA front desk or fax to:  Attn - Membership Director @ 765.644.4359.  The membership director will be in contact within a few days of receiving.

CPR, First Aid & AED Course

After completion of this training you will be certified through ASHI.  There will be an online portion and a 3 hour in class session on the registration dates below.

Fall Youth Soccer League

Registration now open for the Fall Soccer League.  Late registration September 1 - September 21st.  Games begin Saturday, September 15th.  Session runs from September 15 - October 20th.

3-4 Coed League

This is an introduction to soccer and sports socialization. Children play on a field appropriate for their age with no goalie. Teams practice for 20-30 minutes before each game and a size 3 ball is used. Coaches officiate while teaching children during the course of games.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

5-7 Coed League

Children in this division start to learn many of the rules of soccer. Teams practice one night a week for one hour. Children learn throw-ins and corner kicks, along with a modified goal kick. They play on a field appropriate for their age with a goalie and a size 4 ball is used. The official(s) take an active role in coaching as well as enforcing the rules.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

8-10 Coed League

Emphasis is placed on skill development and learning the rules of the game. Teams practice one night a week for one hour. They play on a field appropriate for their age with a goalie and a size 4 ball is used.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

11-14 Coed League

This division continues to emphasize skill development and the importance of teamwork.Teams practice one night a week for one hour.  Theyplay on a field appropriate for their age and use a size 5 ball.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

Enhance Fitness

EnhanceFitness is an evidence-based group exercise program for older adults that uses simple, easy-to-learn movements that motivate individuals (particularly those with arthritis) to stay active throughout their life. Each class session includes cardiovascular, strength training, balance, and flexibility exercises and the fostering of strong social relationships between participants.

Anderson Summer Camp 2018

What will you discover this summer?
 Register below to start planning the BEST SUMMER EVER!

The best part about camp is that youth will have the opportunity to make new friends and take part in new activities that will help stimulate a healthy lifestyle, instill self-confidence, and inspire leadership. Children will be encouraged to have fun, be active, and let’s face it, it’s camp and they are bound to get a little dirty. So put on your tennis shoes, grab your snack and let’s have some fun!

Additional information
•If you need financial assistance, please complete this form and bring it into your local Y
•Your child will not be enrolled in camp until we receive the following:
•Signed registration packet
•Received or scheduled payment

To begin the registration process

•You must be a YMCA program or facility member to register your child for camp. There is no cost to become a program member. Facility members receive a discount of up to $40 per week
•After you have become a member, please create an online account so that you can register for camp.

Questions?  Please contact Greg Beck, Sr. Program Director at (765) 644-7796 or at gbeck@ymcamadco.org

Traditional Summer Camp (9am-5PM)

Give your child a full day camp experience this summer!

Week 1 - Aloha Summer (June 4-8) 

Week 2 - Color Wars (June 11-15)

Week 3 - Animation Domination (June 18-22)

Week 4 - Sports Extravaganza (June 25-29)

Week 5 - Stars & Stripes (July 2-6) (No camp on July 4th)

Week 6 - Blast from the Past (July 9-13)

Week 7 - Disney (July 16-20)

Week 8 - Water Works (July 23-27)

Week 9 - Last Blast Summer (July 30-Aug 3)


Specialty Summer Camp (9am-12pm)

Let your children grow in their areas of interest!  Specialty campers receive 50% off specialty camp if registered for traditional and specialty camp in the same week.


Before and Aftercare 

Before and after camp available for all campers.  Before Care drop off is 6:30-9am .  After Care pick up is between 5-8pm M-Thursday and 5-7pm on Friday.  Fee covers all 5 days and for am & pm.  Price covers both before & after and for the entirety of the week.

Personal Training

Ready to take your fitness to the next level?  Let one of our nationally certified personal trainers scale a program for you and get you the results you are looking for.  2 person and Group Personal Training options also available.  Contact Greg Beck at Gbeck@ymcamadco.org for more information.

Brazilian Jui-Jitsu

Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a marial art, combat sport system that focuses on grappling.  It has become one of the fastest growing martial arts and sports worldwides.  Come train with Andrew Newkirk & Nikeao Training Systems!  Lessons are 1- hour in length.

Birthday Party

Must fill out facility agreement and return to front desk with payment in order to reserve date.  Birthday Rentals are for 2 hours in length.  

Have your child's birthday party at the Y!  Let Y staff help plan your child's big day!  Parties include complete set up and clean up; decorations including streamers, table top decorations and all paper goods. Payment is required at time of registration and cancellations are subject to a 50% cancellation fee. 

Contact Andrea Mabee, Membership Director, at Amabee@ymcamadco.org with additional questions, available dates and the birthday party agreement.

2nd Annuual Charity Golf Scramble

Tee off for a great cause! Shotgun start at 1:30pm at Grandview Golf Course here in Anderson.

1:00pm: Lunch Starts

1:30pm: Shotgun/Scramble Start

After Play:  Awards

Winter Break Camp

What better way to spend Winter Break than at the Anderson Y?  With both weeks being themed, there is sure to be fun and excitement while school is on break!  

*Please make sure to pack a lunch for your child.

**For 2 and 3 child registrations you must register all children at the same time.

Anderson Dance Academy

A theatrical art form using dancing, moving, and scenery to convey a story, theme or atmosphere.  One of the oldest forms of dance, it's popularity remains strong.  Ballet teaches flexibility and discipline as well as poise, confidence, good posture & grace.

Instructor will review this information with particpants.  Dance shoes and leotard or other dance specific clothing is optional.  Please bring child in something that is comfortable and allows your child to move freely.

Parent's Night Out

Get Away While The Kids Play!Drop your kids off for a night of fun!  Children will participate in a variety of fun activities during their time at the Y.  Pizza will be provided!  Parents, enjoy some well deserved time to yourself.

Spring Break Camp

At the Y's Spring Break Camp, children have the chance to participate in themed games, stir up imaginations, get plenty of exercise and make new friends.  Campers have fun just being a kid in a safe and enriching environment.  For multiple camper pricing you must register all 2 or 3 at the same time.

Before and after care available for all campers.  Before Care drop off is 6:30-9am .  After Care pick up is between 5-6pm.  Fee covers all 5 days and for am & pm.  Price covers both before & after and for the entirety of the week.

Week 1 - March 19-23

Week 2 - March 26-30

February Personal Training Challenge

The YMCA is running a Y to Y challenge to see who can get the healthiest in just 2 months!  Not only will you be working with a certified personal trainer, but you will receive a great discount on this 2 month package. 

8 sessions total.

Highest percent weight loss wins a gym bag full of gear!

Spring Soccer

Registration now open for the Spring Soccer League.  Late registration begins April 20th.  Games begin Saturday, April 28th.  Session runs from April 28 - June 2nd

3-4 Coed League

This is an introduction to soccer and sports socialization. Children play on a field appropriate for their age with no goalie. Teams practice for 20-30 minutes before each game and a size 3 ball is used. Coaches officiate while teaching children during the course of games.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

5-7 Coed League

Children in this division start to learn many of the rules of soccer. Teams practice one night a week for one hour. Children learn throw-ins and corner kicks, along with a modified goal kick. They play on a field appropriate for their age with a goalie and a size 4 ball is used. The official(s) take an active role in coaching as well as enforcing the rules.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

8-10 Coed League

Emphasis is placed on skill development and learning the rules of the game. Teams practice one night a week for one hour. They play on a field appropriate for their age with a goalie and a size 4 ball is used.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

11-14 Coed League

This division continues to emphasize skill development and the importance of teamwork.Teams practice one night a week for one hour.  Theyplay on a field appropriate for their age and use a size 5 ball.  Teams will practice 1 day during the week and games will be 1 hour long.Players will receive a shirt/jersey to play in.  Each player will need shorts, shin guards, socks and soccer cleats or tennis shoes.

Women's Self Defense Class

Please join us for self defense training at the Anderson Family Y! Our Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructor, Andrew Newkirk, with over 23 years of teaching and training, will lead you through his "Escape to Gain Safety" program. Over the course of this seminar, you will be trained how to react and defend yourself in 4 different and common scenarios! This Seminar is FREE!

Must confirm your spot by registering using the link below.  Spots limited to 15.