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Kindergarten is coming! Get your
child ready for their first day of school
with the help of Kids on Their Way!

Kids on Their Way

Kids on Their Way

Grades Entering K

Calling all incoming kindergarteners!

Kids on Their Way is the perfect camp to get ready for school! Age-appropriate projects, daily activities, and outings focus on developing social skills, encouraging reading, and improving early writing skills.

Trained Y staff combine plenty of fun and learning in a small group setting with weekly themes woven into the day's activities.

Kids on Their Way

Weekly Fee: $215 FM - $250 CM (Wrap Around Care included in camp fee)

Week of July 2-6:    Fairwood & Sunrise Locations: $130 FM  - $155 CM Week of July 2-6 (Closed July 4-5)
                             Auburn Valley Y Location: $170 FM -$200 CM (Closed July 4)

FM= Facility Member, CM=Community Member

Some weeks at the Fairwood location are full. To be placed on the waitlist, please email or call (253) 876-7565.

Dates Theme

Jun 25-29

Fairwood Full

The Story of Me!

Make new friends and learn more about what makes you, you!

Field Trips: Auburn location-Tacoma Children's Museum

July 2-6

Auburn Y: Closed Jul. 4
Fairwood & Sunrise: Closed Jul. 4-5
Barnyard Palooza

E-I-E-I-WHOA! Spend the week learning about all the animals on the farm and how farms work!

Field Trips: Auburn location- Jozee Rooz Petting Zoo

July 9-13
America the Beautiful

Celebrate America's birthday by tasting regional foods and learning about the different cultures within our great country.

Field Trips: Auburn location- Washington State Capital Museum

July 16-20Contstruction Junction

Dream big!  Invent and build skyscrapers, bridges and much more using a variety of fun materials each day.

Field Trips: Auburn location - Hands On Museum

July 23-27

Fairwood Full

Around the World in 5 Days

Grab your imagination passport because we're taking off! Explore the countries of the world through food, stories and more!

Field Trips: Auburn location - Asian Pacific Cultural Center

July 40-Aug 3

Fairwood Full

Ready, Set, Read!

Reading fun, here we come! Your camper will use stories, crafts and games to help learning come alive.

Field Trips: Auburn location - Algona Library

Aug 6-10 Suessical Fun

This week isn't for the meek. It's for cats with hats or rats with bats or strumpets on trumpets. Spend a week with Suess for silly stories, snacks and hats!

Field Trips: Auburn location - Environmental Science Center

Aug 13-17

Fairwood Full

Wonderful World of Water

Dive in and explore the wonders of water from science to art. Get ready for a big splash of water fun.

Field Trips: Auburn location - Sammamish Pool

Aug 20-24

Fairwood Full

Superheroes Unite!

Use your imagination to create a superhero and team up to solve mysteries and bring justice to the world through play, arts and crafts, and more!

Field Trips: Auburn location - Fire Station

Aug 27-31
Butterfiles, Bees and Bugs

From deep in the dirt to high in the sky, learn all about bugs from beetles to butterflies! Plus, explore the life of a caterpillar as it turns into a beautiful butterfly.

BusField Trips: Auburn location - Point Definace Zoo

No camp this week offered at Fairwood and Sunrise locations

Kids on Their Way

Location Address
Fairwood Elementary 16600 148th Ave SE, Renton, WA 98058
Sunrise Elementary
22300 132nd Ave SE, Kent, WA 98042
Auburn Valley YMCA
1620 Perimeter Rd SW, Auburn, WA 98001


M - F, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Kids on Their Way

Wrap Around Care provides supervised activities and structured programs before and after camp hours. This is included for free in your camp fee.

Wrap Around Care & Pick-Up / Drop-Off Location
Fairwood Elementary
16600 148th Ave SE, Renton, WA 98058
Sunrise Elementary
22300 132nd Ave SE, Kent, WA 98042
Auburn Valley YMCA 1620 Perimeter Rd SW, Auburn, WA 98001

Wrap Around Care Hours:

7:00 - 9:00 am
4:00 - 6:00 pm

Register for Kids on Their Way

Register Online:

Registration is easy and only takes a few minutes.


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