YMCA OF GREATER WICHITA

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Thursday, December 6 from 6:30-9PM at The Exploration Place

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On Wednesday, October 31st, all facilities will be open normal hours. Kid Zone at all locations will close at 5:30PM and there will be no youth or group exercise classes after 3:00PM.

Discovery Clubs

Let your child’s creativity GO WILD! New this year, seasonal Discovery Clubs each Tuesday and Thursday will be dedicated to inspirational activities like art, cooking and even creative writing. There is bound to be something to spark every child’s imagination. Discovery Clubs are automatically included in your KEY Academy registration, if your student is scheduled to attend on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays. 

 

Learn More & Get the Enrollment Forms! Also, don't forget to fill out your online KDHE forms

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FALL – ARTIST’S DISCOVERY CLUB

Your child will get to both meet the artist and be the artist during this 8-week Discovery Club. This in-depth art course takes students through the basic elements of art, introduces them to famous artists, and showcases their signature style. From Picasso’s cubism to the drip painting of Pollock they will see what style speaks to them as they create their own masterpieces. 

 

DATES: (8 Weeks) September 11 – November 8

Enrollment Deadline: September 3

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WINTER - AUTHOR’S DISCOVERY CLUB

Working together in small groups youth with explore the creative writing process using WRiTE BRAiN Books to author and publish a book.  Ending with an Author’s Night and book launch each group will sign and donate the final product, a professionally published hardback book, to their school library. 


DATES:  (8 Weeks) January 8 - March 7
Enrollment Deadline: December 31 

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SPRING - CHEF'S DISCOVERY CLUB

There is no better way to get kids to try new food then to make them a part of the processes! From learning about food to cooking and even meeting local chef’s and food industry professionals this session is sure to delight as it ends with a family night of tasting what they learned.

ANDOVER (All sites AM/PM)

Cottonwood, Martin, Meadowlark, Prairie Creek, Sunflower and Wheatland Elementary schools

GODDARD (All sites AM/PM)

Apollo, Clark-Davidson, Explorer, Amelia Earhart (Also serves *Oak Street)

MAIZE (All sites AM/PM)

Central , Pray-Woodman, South, Maize Elementary (Also serves *Vermillion)

RENWICK

St. Marks (AM/PM) Andale and Garden Plain (PM only)

VALLEY CENTER (All sites AM/PM)

Abilene, and Wheatland (Also serves *West)

WICHITA (Sites at Elementary schools)

Beech (AM/PM), Caldwell (PM only), Mueller 

*Transportation is provided by the school district. Parents are responsible for requesting and scheduling transportation with schools directly. Unless otherwise noted, children must attend the school in which the program is located.