Have a great time while school is out!

School Days Off (SDO) is a state-licensed program for children from Kindergarten through the age of 12, held at the Jerry L. Garver YMCA.  On School Days Off, children receive a nutritious afternoon snack and participate in a variety of activities, including arts and crafts, swimming, large and small group games, gym and outside activities and much more!



Full Members: $38 (One time $10 Registration Fee)
Non Members: $48 (One time $15 Registration Fee)

TITLE XX is accepted but MUST be registered 30 days in advance. 

*Payments are due the Friday before the week of care. 


Dates Available

Program Hours: 8:00am-6:00pm


  • January 2, 3, 4
  • December 18-22, 21, 22 & 23, 26-29
  • December 27, 28, 29 & 30
  • March 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25-29
  • April 1, 7, 8, 10

*Our School Days Off program follows the Pickerington Local Schools District Calendar. 


Parent Reminders

  • Your child must have a nutritious lunch (meets all food groups) that does not need to be microwaved! (Afternoon snack is provided by YMCA, Children can bring breakfast items to eat upon arrival)
  • The children will also have a swim time. Please make sure to fill out a swim form and pack a swimsuit and towel to ensure your child is able to go swimming. If bringing your own life jacket it must be coast guard approved, no arm floaties. Goggles permitted without the nose piece. 
  • Please be sure to sign your child in and out of the program at the parent table.
  • Be prepared to show your ID when picking up your child.



Jerry L. Garver YMCA
Robin May

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