YMCA of the Sandhills

Day Camp

The YMCA is a leader in community youth development programs. Our camps provide care for children ages 3 to 13 and allow children to explore, learn, and grow. Campers will enjoy sports, play, and arts while they develop character and confidence. Call the Y today for more information and let us help you jump into summer!

SUMMER 202 DAY CAMP UPDATE: Camp begins Monday June 1st! Spaces are limited. Registration now open online! Click Here.

Day Camp

YMCA Day Camp is for school-aged children who want an active and adventurous summer experience. Campers will learn new games and skills, develop confidence, and build lasting friendships throughout the Y community. Each week is themed and includes daily projects, games and outside activities, a field trip, summer learning loss prevention, swimming and more!

Location: Fayetteville Branch YMCA, Hope Mills Branch YMCA, Saleeby Family Branch

Ages: 5 -13 years (campers can be enrolled in 1st-7th grade for 2020/2021)

Hours: AM Drop Off begins at 7:00 am until 8:15 am

PM Pick Up begins at 4:30pm until 6:00pm

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Discovery Camp

This camp is for the curious and playful pre-schooler! It is a half-day program held in our Hope Mills YMCA PREP Academy (3910 Ellison Street, Hope Mills, NC). The YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility are at the heart of every youth program. Campers will enjoy activities themed around music, crafts, imaginative play, team sports, and swimming! A healthy snack is provided each week and spots are limited to 50 campers.

Location: Hope Mills Branch YMCA
Ages: 3-5 years (campers can be enrolled in 1st grade for 2020/2021)

*Campers must be fully toilet-trained and not wear pull-ups.

Hours: Weekdays, 8:30 am-12: 00 pm at Hope Mills

BRIDGE programs

The YMCA is honored to offer a nurturing, safe and fun environment for all families in need.

BRIDGE PROGRAM: New to the Fayetteville community in 2016, single parents attending school full-time may apply for free childcare services to serve their eligible dependents. To read more about the Bridge Program initiative, click here. If you are interested in financially supporting the Bridge Program, please contact us at (910) 426-9622 to donate.

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KIDS NIGHT OUT (Not offering at this time)

Parents enjoy a night out while we watch the kids! A fun night for the kids that includes music, games, swimming, making new friends, pizza and more! Every THIRD SATURDAY of the month.

PREP Preschool Care at the HOPE MILLS and SALEEBY FAMILY

8:30am- 12:00pm Monday ~ Friday, 2 1/2 - 5 years of age who are potty-trained. MEMBER cost: $52/week, Non-Member cost: $62/week. Registration Fee $34 per Non-Member. Program features ABeka, Montessori, sports-play, healthy snack, social skills, Bible Verses, monthly field trips and more.

Contact us at 910-426-9622:

Option 2, Hope Mills

Email: Rakia at: rakia.epps@ymcaofthesandhills.org

Option 4, Saleeby Family

Email Chealsea at: chealsea.sias@ymcaofthesandhills.org