Go back

Kids Night Out

Youth participants will enjoy a Gym & Swim at the YMCA, while parents enjoy a night out! Please bring your bathing suit & towel. Pre-registration is required.

AGES: 3-12 years
DAYS: Thursday, September 21; Wednesday, October 18 & Friday, May 4
TIMES: 6-8:30 pm (Sept. 21 is 5:30-8:30 pm)
COST PER DATE: $10 Members; $12 General Public (Sept. 21 is $7 Members; $10 General Public)


Schools Out Fun Day

Youth participants will enjoy a day at the Y. Youth will enjoy group games, crafts, outdoor activities, and swimming in our area’s largest pool. Please bring outdoor clothing, bathing suit, towel, lunch & afternoon snack. Pre-registration is required.

AGES: 5-12 years
DAYS: Wednesday, October 18 & Friday, May 4
TIMES: 9 am – 4 pm
COST PER SESSION: $24 Members; $30 General Public
Before Care (7:30-9 am) and After Care (4-5:15 pm) available for additional charge. If before and/or after care is needed, please call 774-4076 to register.


Babysitting – Safe Sitter Babysitting Course

We provide you with Safe Sitter curriculum that is appropriate for the intellectual and emotional abilities of adolescents (must be 11). Our curriculum is based on up-to-date information and injury prevention for specific age groups. We emphasize to adolescents the profound responsibility of nurturing and protecting children. Pre-registration is required.

AGES: 11 years and up
DAYS: Friday, December 22
TIMES: 9 am – 2 pm
COST: $66 Members; $100 General Public
WHERE: Northern Lights YMCA


Camp Connect

[mp_image id=”1109″ size=”full” link_type=”custom_url” link=”#” target=false” caption=”false” align=”center”]
Developed through a collaboration between the Northern Lights YMCA and the Dickinson-Iron I.S.D., Camp Connect is designed to provide a summer day camp experience for children with disabilities in the local area. Camp Connect will run for three weeks in conjunction with the YMCA’s existing Summer Day Camp, sharing the same weekly themes. This will allow students with disabilities to participate in YMCA and community activities with their peers and have opportunities to experience the FUN of camp.

WHERE: Northern Lights YMCA
COST: $57/ 3-day week for Members; $75/ 3-day week for General Public

Camp Connect Perks: Free T-Shirt, Free lunch & afternoon snack provided by Breitung Township’s Free Summer Lunch Program Meet UP & Eat UP.  Sensory & Therapy time in our Gymnastics Center and morning pool time in the area’s largest pool.  Camp Counselors will be local Elementary School Therapists, Dickinson Iron ISD employees & various HS student volunteers.

After School Fun Club

A Community Partnership Program with Dickinson County Healthcare Systems. A FUN, safe place for your child after school. Includes CATCH curriculum with interesting projects, gym or outdoor games, a nutritious snack, homework time/guidance and two days (Wednesday & Friday) for swim time. Please bring bathing suit & towel on Wednesdays & Fridays. Bussing is available – the YMCA is a bus stop for local schools.

WHO: School aged children, age 5-12
WHERE: Northern Lights YMCA – Dickinson
WHEN: Monday-Friday, 3:15 – 5:30 pm when school is in session
COST: $35/Week for YMCA Members and General Public
$27 Half Week (3-day minimum) for YMCA Members and General Public

Enrollment is limited, so please call to pre-register your child’s spot!

Day Camp – Winter Break (Age 5-12)

Looking for something for your kids to do when school is out for Winter break? Y not sign them up for Day Camp? Each fun-filled day will include group activities, crafts, games, and swimming. Please bring a lunch, snack, swimsuit, towel, and outdoor winter weather gear. Pre-registration is required.

DATES: December 22, 26, 27, 28, 29
(Before & After Care offered for additional charge all days)
AGES: 5-12 yrs old
COST (per day): $22 Members $28 General Public
TIMES: 9 am-4 pm

Additional cost for before and after care

  • Before care: 7:45-9 am and after care. $3.50
  • After care: 4-5:15 pm $3.50

Register at the YMCA Welcome Desk or with a credit card over the phone at 774-4076.

Photographs of kids at day camp


Little Lights Tot Watch

A Free tot watch service offered to members. Let us watch your child while you enjoy one of our fitness classes or use our fitness center, gym or pool. 1.5 hour maximum time limit for each child per night. Call 774-4076 for more information.
24-hour advance pre-registration is required. No-show charge of $3.50.

AGES: 1-7 years
WHEN: Monday-Thursday
TIME: 5:30-8:30 pm
COST PER USE: $0 Members; $3.50 General Public

Call ahead to reserve your spot!