Child Care & Activities

School Age Child Care

The YMCA of Muncie Out of School Time program is specifically designed for children in grades Pre-K through 5th. Students are engaged in a variety of fun activities that build on what they are learning in school, with a focus on literacy. We feature CATCH, the Coordinated Approach to Child Health, a proven program focusing…

Nature Preschool

Nature Preschool is an enrichment program designed to provide a natural, outdoor experience for preschool children. Children are immersed in the elements of nature which becomes the classroom. At Mitchell Early Childhood and Family Center, Nature Preschool takes place off-site at different deep woods locations. Children explore, discover and learn in a small group through…

Childwatch and The Zone

Bring your children to come play at the YMCA! We feel now more than ever it’s important for you to enjoy some self-care time and your children to come and enjoy fun time at the Y! Northwest YMCA hours Mon – Thur: 8:00AM – 12:00PM and 4:00 – 8:00PM Fri: 8:00 AM – 12:00PM and…

Gymnastics and Dance

VARIETY DANCE This class will focus on learning direction, listening, and cooperation. We will teach basic movements and dance skills from a variety of dance styles. Have fun and build strength and flexibility with friends! This program is available for ages 7-11. WHERE: Downtown YMCA Upstairs Studio WHEN: Mondays 6:30-7:15pm cost $45/members $65/non-members registration Registration…

Parent/Child Discover and Play

Discover what your child is interested in while engaging in play in this ongoing program! We will introduce different sports and fitness activities for you to get your child acclimated to. The gym will be set up with different activities such as soccer, tumbling, and basketball each week and you are welcome to drop in anytime…

Mitchell Early Childhood and Family Center

At Mitchell Early Childhood and Family Center we demonstrate the YMCA best practices and character development in high-quality childcare by providing developmentally appropriate programs for children ages 6 weeks through 5th grade. We adhere to guidelines set forth by the National Association for the Education of Young Children and the Indiana state licensing requirements. Features…