Youth Programs

For Information or to Register for Youth Programs go to: Youth Programs Link

Child Care through Town of Steilacoom

  • Before/After School Program Flyer for 2021-2022 Before/After School Care
  • Club AM and PM is offering before and after school care for Kindergarten - 5th Grade school students every day with the exception of national holidays.
  • Location: Cherrydale Elementary
  • Pre-registration is required and payments can be made online, by phone, or by check.
  • Multiple child discounts are available as well as Military and Free/Reduced Lunch qualified students.
  • Discounts cannot be combined.
  • Registration, Information and Policies: Registration Link
  • Part-time and full-time rates now available!

Summer Programs 2021: 

  • Camps Nisqually and Columbia June 28-August 27, 2021
  • Wild Camps Olympic and Tahoe June 28-August 27, 2021
  • Summer AM/PM July 12-August 20, 2021
  • Flyer for information: Summer Programs 2021

Dance Classes - Open to Ages 2 and Up

  • Ballet, tap & jazz classes - something for everyone!
  • Monthly registration required at the Center
  • Come join us for bi-annual recitals and exciting events
  • For questions, email Ms. Mel @ 
  • Class times and details: click here                 

Junior Explorers with Ms. Melody
  • Come explore with us!  This class will prepare children, 4 - 6 years old, for school success. We'll sing, dance and explore new things while learning letters, numbers, making new friends and so much more! 
  • Junior Explorers must be at least age 4 by Aug 31.
  • Hours: Monday - Thursday,  9:15 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. 
  •  Location: Steilacoom Community Center.
  • Registration, Information and PoliciesRegistration Link
  • For questions, email Ms. Melody at
  • Please contact the Steilacoom Community Center at 253-581-1076 if you'd like to be placed on the wait list. 

Summer Preschool Explorer Programs 
Junior Explorers Summer Pre-Camp
  • Pre-Camp is the perfect “first camp experience” for children ages 3 1/2 to 6.  Be prepared to…have fun!  100% unplugged, campers will spend a lot of time outdoors, allowing them to connect with nature, use their imaginations and get lots of exercise.  

    For session details, follow the links:

    Session 1A

    Session 1B

    Session 2A

    Session 2B

  • Flyer for information: Pre-Camp Flyer

Kindergarten Ready with Ms. Melody
  • Kindergarten is a big step, even for children who have already spent time in preschool. Being ready for Kindergarten can make all the difference in your child’s Kindergarten experience. Kindergarten Ready is a week-long class that will prepare your child for the full day Kindergarten schedule. Class activities will develop and build on the skills necessary for classroom success.  Students will also enjoy recess, have lunch, make new friends, and have fun!

    For session details, follow the link: Kindergarten Ready

  • Flyer for information: Kindergarten Ready

 Theatre Classes

  • Both theatre and musical theatre classes are available!
  • For questions, email Ms. Mel @
  • Class times and details: click here
Youth Art Classes
  • Come learn some fun arts and crafts!
  • For questions, email Ms. Mel @
  • Class times and details: click here