Plain City Before/After School Child Care

We offer State Licensed Before and/or After School Child Care for Plain City Elementary. Our Staff are trained professionals.  They attend ongoing trainings in the following areas:  Child Abuse, First Aid and CPR, Communicable Diseases and Child Development.  Activities at YMCA Kid Connect vary daily.  The activity schedules are planned in advance and posted to encourage children to plan for upcoming events.

Plain City Before/After School Care
This Before/After School Program is operated and ran by the Union County Family YMCA. It is housed out of the Plain City Elementary building located at: 340 West Main St.  Plain City, OH 43064.


Hours: Monday—Friday: 6:30—8:30am and 3:30—6:00pm.
Registration: Starts in April for current participants. New student registration begins in May. Forms are then available for those who would like to enter the program.
Forms: Plain City Before/After School Care Brochure |Plain City Before/After School Application 2021-22 


Please Note: Spots are reserved on a first come first serve basis with final approval by the Administrative department. Snacks are provided in the afternoon session. The program operates during two hour delays; however, since this program is in the school it does not operate during scheduled school breaks, snow days, or cancellations after two hour delays. 

Plain City Summer Camp
Plain City Summer Camp

Check back in March 2022 for information about Summer Camp. 
Operating Hours: 8:00am– 4:30pm
For anyone entering into Grades K-5th
**We will not be offering Before or After Camp Hours**

Camp includes: Field Trips, Visiting the Plain City Pool, Library, Outdoor Play, 
Games, Crafts & More

For questions contact Rachel at

Did you know?

The YMCA offers open enrollment for before and after school care?

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Activities worth buzzing about

  • Large motor activities
  • STEAM activities
  • Seasonal crafts
  • Quarterly birthday celebrations
  • Team building activities
  • Rewards for positive behaviors


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YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility are incorporated into daily programming.


Variety of age appropriate activities that promote opportunities for children to explore their environment safely and confidently.


Activities are led by assigned teachers, as well as, self directed by the child.  Creativity is encouraged to help promote individual growth.


Group and individual play. Kid Connect has activities that promote decision making skills, teach responsible behavior, and develop the child’s self confidence.