School Age Development

YWCA Lancaster’s School Age Child Development program provides a safe place for kids and peace of mind for their families. The program offers care to children 5-12 years of age throughout the year.

Summer Camp

YWCA Lancaster Summer Camp offers care for children from the end of the school year until it begins again in the Fall. Day Camp is offered at sites throughout Lancaster County for students in the Penn Manor School District and School District of Lancaster. Campers receive a t-shirt celebrating the summer’s theme.

Registration nights for Summer Camp for both downtown and Penn Manor locations will take place at our Lime Street location:

    • Wednesday, April 20, 2022, from 4:30-6:30 pm
    • Thursday, April 21, 2022, from 4:30-6:30 pm

Camp includes the following activities:

  • Breakfast and nutritious snacks
  • Arts and crafts
  • Sports and games
  • Library visits
  • Activities such as bowling, mini golf, and skating
  • Trips to local attractions
  • Programs celebrating diversity and individuality

Kindergarten Wrap-Around

Kindergarten Wrap registration.

YWCA Lancaster’s Kindergarten Wrap-Around Program offers care for children enrolled in half-day kindergarten at all Penn Manor elementary schools. The program can be combined with before and/or after school care to provide all day care for kindergarten students.  Information is now available for our Kindergarten Wrap Registration.

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

Preferred payment method is credit card. This is also the quickest. However, we also except cash and check payments.

Registration packet is available here.

If you are unable to make the designated registration nights, you may call into YWCA
Lancaster at the numbers below to make an appointment to register.
Contact for Penn Manor School District:

Christopher Bevans
Director of YWonderful Kids Penn Manor
717-742-5986 x 232
cbevans@ywcalancaster.org

Cathy Lerch
Director of YWonderful Kids Program
717-869-5016
clerch@ywcalancaster.org

Before and After School

Before & After School care includes ample indoor and outdoor activities, homework time, nutritious snacks, and arts and crafts.

  • School District of Lancaster: Care is provided for children attending Carter And MacRae, Wickersham, Fulton, Burrowes, King, Washington, Lafayette, Ross, and Wharton elementary schools. This program includes transportation to and from schools at no additional cost.
  • Penn Manor School District: Care is provided at Central Manor, Eshleman, Hambright, Letort, Martic, and Pequea elementary schools.

Care is available during school closings at YWCA Lancaster for both Penn Manor and School District of Lancaster schools with prior registration.

Before and After School Registration Nights: 

THE 2022-2023 SCHOOL YEAR REGISTRATION FOR BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL WILL BE HELD ON THE FOLLOWING DAYS AND LOCATIONS: 

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 at the links below. 

Registration at YWCA Lancaster 110 North Lime Street: 

Thursday, May 5, 2022, 4:30-6:30 pm

Tuesday, May 10, 2022, 4:30-6:30 pm

If you are unable to make the designated registration nights, you may call into the YWCA Lancaster at the numbers below begin to make an appointment to register.   

2022 Center Closings

Monday, March 8th – International Women’s Day
Monday, April 18th – STAFF DAY
Monday, May 30th – Memorial Day
Monday, June 20th – Juneteenth
Monday, July 4th – Independence Day
Monday, September 5th – Labor Day
Monday, October 10th – STAFF DAY
Thursday, November 24th – Thanksgiving
Friday, November 25th – Thanksgiving
Friday, December 23rd – Christmas
Monday, December 26th – Christmas

Registration

For information regarding Penn Manor’s Before & After School Programming and to set up an appointment, please contact us:

Christopher Bevans
Director of YWonderful Kids Penn Manor
717-742-5986 x 232
cbevans@ywcalancaster.org

Contact Information:

Contact Information:

Alicia Rutkowski (she/her)
Assistant Director, YWonderful Kids Penn Manor