Early Learning Development

Before and After School Registration Nights 


All fees are due upon registration to complete your enrollment. Please download and complete enrollment packet to speed up enrollment process. 

Our preferred method of payment is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also accept cash and check payments. 

Packets are available on our website:  


Registration at YWCA Lancaster 110 North Lime Street: 

Tuesday, May 4, 2021 4:30-6:30 pm for Penn Manor Before and After School sites 

ThursdayMay 6, 2021 4:30-6:30 pm for Penn Manor Before and After School sites  

Registration at YWCA Lancaster 110 North Lime Street: 

Thursday, July 8, 2021 4:00-6:00 pm for School District of Lancaster & Pre-K Counts 

If you are unable to make the designated registration nights, you may call into the YWCA Lancaster at the numbers below beginning Monday, July 12, 2021 to make an appointment to register

Contact Information:

Omarr Oree
Assistant Director of YWonderful Kids Lime Street

We are currently enrolling children in our Pre-K Counts program

See below for more information.

YWCA Lancaster’s Child Enrichment Center is located in downtown Lancaster in the beautiful and historic YWCA building located at 110 N. Lime Street, and offers developmentally-appropriate activities for infants, toddlers and preschoolers, ages 6 weeks and older.

2020/2021 Center Closings

July 5, 2021 (July 4th Observed)

September 6, 2021 (Labor Day)

October 11, 2021 Staff Development Day – Mandatory for all staff

November 25, 2021 (Thanksgiving Day)

November 26, 2021  (Day after Thanksgiving)

December 24, 2021  (Christmas Holiday)

December 31, 2021 (New Year’s Holiday)

March 9, 2022 (International Women’s Day)

April 18, 2022 Staff Development Day – Mandatory for all staff

May 30, 2022 (Memorial Day)

June 20, 2022 (Juneteenth)

Early Head Start & Pre-K Counts

The Child Enrichment Center voluntarily participates in the Pennsylvania Keystone STARS quality initiative earning a rating of 4 STARS. In addition, the program partners with Lancaster-Lebanon IU13 for Early Head Start, and Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts.

Program Forms

Infant, Toddler and Preschool

Children enjoy enriching activities through a hands-on, child-centered curriculum that supports individual intellectual, physical and emotional development. Staff help each child develop a positive self-image and the skills they need to succeed in their first years of school.

Teachers are required to have formal education in Early Child Development, maintain 27 training hours annually, and be Pediatric First Aid and CPR certified.

The following forms are for the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP). Please complete all three documents and hand them in with registration: