The Early Learning Center is a preschool/child development program that will help children get a good start in life before they enter school. The goal of the ELC is to provide an enriching, stimulating educational experience. Each child's intellectual, physical, spiritual, social, and emotional needs will be addressed at his/her level with appropriate teaching strategies. Breakfast, lunch, and a snack are provided. Youth membership is required.

General Information

AGES: 2½ - 5 years (school-age)
HOURS:  Monday-Friday 6:45 AM - 5:45 PM
FEES: $150/week with youth membership
DCF funds & Financial Assistance accepted.
Full-time care only.

For a child’s spot to be guaranteed, membership plus a non-refundable deposit of $60.00, which will be applied to the first, is required.

For additional information about our Early Learning Center contact Marlie Hamilton, our ELC Coordinator, at mhamilton@salinaymca.org or 785.404.4024.

Our Program

Our Curriculum

Events, Trips, and Speakers