Wausau Branch


Ages 6 Weeks through 6 Years Mini Care is quality child care for your children while you workout. Check out the Wausau mini care schedule or refer to the YMCA Program Guide for further information including fees.


Ages 6 Weeks – 6 Years Our all-inclusive program is an obvious choice for parents who want their children to grow cognitively, physically and emotionally.  All rooms, 2 years and older include progressive preschool and gymnastic classes at no additional cost.  Children in 3 year old class and older also participate in swimming lessons. Please refer to the YMCA Program Guide for further information including rates.


Ages Kindergarten – 5th Grade Before school, children enjoy games, crafts, and a nourishing breakfast.  After school, children can swim, play basketball, do crafts and have active healthy downtime.  Transportation is available to and from limited schools. Please refer to the YMCA Program Guide for further information.

preschool wausauLICENSED PRESCHOOL

Ages 3 – 6 Years (Potty Trained) Our preschool programs are designed to provide well-supervised, safe, positive, quality care for children.  Preschool offers children the opportunity to grow and develop in a semi-structured, enriching, multi-choice, low-pressure environment.  All classes include swimming and gymnastic lessons. Please refer to the YMCA Program Guide for further information including tuition rates.


The focus of this 4K program is reading readiness and preparing children for Kindergarten through play-based curriculum. Children are encouraged to explore the arts, science, music and movement, and engage in active play.  Children must have turned 4 years old by September 1st of current school year.  Swim lessons, gymnastics and kindersports are included at no extra charge. Please call the Child Development Office for times and availability.4k


In collaboration with the Wausau School District, the Woodson YMCA offers our literacy-focused summer 4K for children who have turned 4 by Sept. 1st and live in the Wausau School District.  Contact the Child Development Office for more information or to enroll.


swim eval DAYS OFF CLUB

Looking for a place to take your child when school is out for the day? (Due to intercession, institute day, holiday or season break.) The YMCA Days Off Club provides children with fun-filled activities, while you are given peace of mind on both planned full day releases and early release days. Our caring staff will your child busy with sports, arts and crafts, games and swimming in an environment that is engaging, nurturing and safe. Snack is provided but students should bring a sack lunch, swim suit and towel. Member fee is $20, $40 for non-members for Early Release Days. Member fee is is $30, $50 for non-members for Full Days Off. Call 715-841-1825 for information and dates.


It’s 6 a.m. and it has just been announced that school is cancelled for the day. We have the solution that will please you and the children, the YMCA Snow Days Program! It’s a day of fun activity in a safe environment. A onetime fee will reserve your child a spot whenever school is called off because of inclement winter weather during the school year. The fee is $55 for members and $75 for non-members. Call 715-841-1825 for information and dates.