Certified teachers and teacher aides help children prepare for kindergarten. The program builds self-esteem, communication skills, and group interaction. Children explore colors, numbers, letters, shapes, and sounds. Activities include storytelling, art, music, cooking, creative movement, guest speakers, field trips, and special events. Preschool programming at the Y lays a foundation for future and ongoing achievement and success. Programs for ages two through five are available. Contact your branch for more information or to register.
Preschool programs are available for children ages two through six years old. Registration is not available online. Please complete the Preschool Program Enrollment form and send to your nearest YMCA Buffalo Niagara branch.
A variety of preschool specialty programs are available for your youngster. Each class is geared around a different theme and encourages early literacy, healthy habits, and social interaction. Classes include:
Music & Movement
Let’s Explore Science and more!