Introducing a new play-based summer program for children in kindergarten (4 - 5 years of age).

We have replaced our traditional YMCA Day Camp program (formerly Stepping Stones) with licensed Child Care, called Kinder Connections, with play-based activities for children 4 - 5 years of age.

Programs will operate as six one-week sessions from July 2 - August 9th from 8 am - 5 pm. Families will select which weekly sessions they would like to register for. 

Registration will open March 15th at 8:00 am via the My Y Account Portal.



  • Queen Victoria School
  • Chedoke School
  • Spring Valley School
  • Sir William Osler School


  • St. Mark's School
  • Orchard Park School
  • St. Timothy's School
  • Frontenac School


  • Bellview School
  • St. Basil's School

Rates are per week:

Hamilton - $108.68 / week
Burlington - $108.68 / week
Brantford - $95.70 / week 

Kinder Connections

Place your child on a Waitlist for Kinder Connections programming.

Registration Instructions

Clear here to download a PDF version of the Kinder Connections application instructions. 

Day Camps for Children Ages 6 - 13

a group of smiling campers is sitting in a canoe on Christie Lake in the summer time.

For more information about our summer programming for children aged 6 - 13 please visit our Day Camps page.