YMCA Summer Camp

A great 12-week summer program for 1st thru 6th graders that meets the needs of working parents needing summer child care. Your child will enjoy our experienced staff and activities. Summer Camp activities include indoor and outdoor swimming, trips to various water parks, library reading program, picnics at the parks, roller skating, hiking, miniature golf, games, crafts, and more! Enrollment is limited and parents are encouraged to register kids early to ensure their child(ren)’s spot is reserved. 

Membership and program assistance is available for those who apply and qualify.


Y KIDS & Company Preschool

The Y Kids & Company Preschool has again partnered with the Fort Madison Community School District to offer FREE 4-year old preschool. Class takes place Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Morning class is from 8:30-11:00am, and the afternoon class is from 12:30-3:00pm. The goal of this program is to meet the developmental needs of each child. Our philosophy is the “whole child” where we develop social, cognitive, fine motor, expressive and receptive language skills. For more information, contact Emily Hymes at 372-2403 ext. 4.

Fees: Tuition is free


YMCA Babysitting Service

This service is currently unavailable.

The Fort Madison Family YMCA is pleased to offer quality babysitting services for children 6 months-10 years of age. This service is available to YMCA members only.
Rates: $30 punch card (20 punches) – amounts to $1.50 per child per time
When: Monday-Thursday 4:15pm-6:15pm *Child needs dropped off before 6:15 if attending an aerobics class, Saturday 8:00-10:00am
Limited space is available