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New program ensures children are kindergarten-ready in Joplin

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NEWS RELEASE FROM THE JOPLIN FAMILY YMCA

Joplin, MO. (April 28, 2014) – This summer, YMCA Heritage Youth Development Center in Webb City will offer Kindercamp, a new day camp program for children beginning school this fall. The program is designed to help kids get a jump on mastering kindergarten educational requirements as implemented by the State of Missouri and will run Monday through Friday from June 1 to August 1.

KinderKamp curriculum places special emphasis on social development through field trips and group activities. In addition to helping children master kindergarten requirements, the day camp also includes vision and dental screenings.

Heritage Youth Development Center also offers preschool, infant care and Day Camp for school-age children.

Heritage is now taking enrollments for this summer’s KinderKamp. A drop program is also available for $25/day on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information about KinderKamp or any other Heritage program, please contact Heritage’s Director at 417 673 2677.

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