Poole Family YMCA – After School

The YMCA offers After School at elementary schools in Garner.

YMCA After School is from school dismissal until 6 p.m. Early release days are included at no extra cost.

For more information about each specific program, please see the Parent Manual and Frequently Asked Questions documents attached below!


  • Timber Drive Elementary
  • Vance Elementary
  • Vandora Springs Elementary
  • North Garner Middle (Transported to Timber Drive)
  • East Garner Middle (Transported to Timber Drive)


  • Homework Hub academic support
  • Creative arts
  • Indoor & outdoor games
  • Sports & specialty clinics
  • Assembly & snack time


YMCA After School youth counselors receive 30 hours of staff training annually. They are responsible, knowledgeable high school and college-aged students who enjoy working with children.



$2,000 per year (Member)
$2,301 per year (Participant)

Financial assistance is available. You may pay for programs in full, or on a drafted monthly schedule. Current school year pricing is available by calling the branch.

Billing and payment information


Matthew Hicks, Youth Director of Timber Drive Before & After School
919-987-8772 or Matthew.Hicks@YMCATriangle.org

Rebecca Blanton, Youth Director of Vance After School
919-987-8778 or Rebecca.Blanton@YMCATriangle.org

Jennifer Ortiz, Youth Director of Vandora Springs After School
919-819-9314 or Jennifer.Ortiz@YMCATriangle.org