School's Out Camps

The Y is a working parent's best friend. When school is out for winter or spring break, teacher work days, or other one-off holidays, the Y is in with all-day, fun active child care. It's a win-win. There's no "I'm bored!" from the kids, and you don't have to stress while you're at work.

School's Out Locations

Buncombe County

  • Enka District: Sand Hill serves Pisgah, Candler, Hominy Valley, and West Buncombe.
  • Roberson District: Koontz serves Estes, Avery’s Creek, and Glen Arden.
  • Reynolds District: Haw Creek serves Fairview, Oakley, Bell.
  • Owen District: W.D. Williams serves Black Mountain.
  • North: Weaverville serves N. Buncombe and Barnardsville.

Asheville City

  • Youth Services YMCA on Beaverdam Road serves Hall Fletcher.

McDowell County

  • Corpening Memorial YMCA on snow days. Other School’s Out days are at Pleasant Gardens or Old Fort.

Henderson County

  • Hendersonville Family YMCA 


Winter Break Camp
Dec. 20-29, 2017 (closed Christmas Day)
Registration opens Nov. 1, 2017

Spring Break Camp
March 30-April 6, 2018
Registration opens March 1, 2018


School's Out days come at no additional cost to YMCA of WNC Afterschool participants in Buncombe and McDowell counties.

For non-program participants:
$40/day Buncombe County
$30/day McDowell County

In Henderson County, program runs from 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. for children ages 4-12. Members $25/day, non-members $30/day. 


    Registration is now open for afterschool care for the 2017-2018 school year. Sign up for Winter Break Camp starting Nov. 1, 2017.