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For more information on the programs listed below, contact our Preschool Director, Brenda Salico at 315-990-0779  or email Brenda  

PRESCHOOL...ages 3-4

The YMCA Preschool integrates the Y facilities and programs to combine both education and recreation for a stimulating preschool experience. Traditional preschool concepts are emphasized such as number and letter recognition, social skills, arts and craft combined with weekly swim lessons, music lessons, and gym time. The Auburn Y offers a morning (9:00-11:30 am) and afternoon (11:30–2:00 pm) classes with 2, 3, and 5-day options. We plan field trips, family events and enjoy having parents join us when they can!
Regsitration is Open!


The Auburn YMCA is a Universal Pre-K site. Is your child turning 3 or 4 years old by December 1, 2020? Do you live in the Auburn School District? Then your child is eligible to attend preschool for FREE! This program is paid for by the NYS Department of Education. For more information click here.


The Terrific Twos Program emphasizes sharing, caring, and most of all fun! Age-appropriate projects, activities, playtime, and healthy snacks will keep everyone busy and smiling. The child must be two by December 1 to attend. The program begins in September and continues through June. Classes are offered: Tuesday/Thursday or Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 9:00 am-11:30 am or Monday-Friday 9:00-11:30 am.
Registration is Open!


The YMCA  Before and After School program provides children enrolled in our full-day  3's, 4’s, 3 PK, or  UPK program, a fun, game-filled program in a safe environment for your child.  Activities include snacks, arts and crafts, gym games, and small group activities.

KIDVENTURES - preschool Summer

Introducing Kidventures! A summer day camp combined with engaging hands-on learning activities where young children maintain and master school readiness skills, make friends, and have fun! The Auburn Y’s Kidventures program provides children hours of creative (and sometimes messy!) experiences in a day-camp atmosphere led by caring, trained staff. Age-appropriate literacy, math, and science activities are blended with music and arts experiences, socialization, and playtime. Special presentations and field trips, weekly swim lessons, and healthy snacks keep everyone happy and smiling!

Kidventures runs weekly from July 5-August 26, 2022. Sign up now! Pay for 1 week or all 8 weeks!

Registration is Open!