Our Mission

The YMCA is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Kid's Parties

IT'S PARTY TIME AT YMCA TROUT LODGE

Looking for a fabulous alternative to the usual cake and ice cream birthday party? Host your child’s next party at Trout Lodge! Your favorite vacation destination is now the perfect venue for your child's next birthday party!

We have a variety of awesome activities to choose from that are sure to beat pin-the-tail-on-the-donkey. We have indoor or outdoor facilities available and we can even provide you with cake and catering options.

Party locations include:
OUTDOOR: Gazebo or Hawkins Pavilion
INDOOR: Teepee

Package 1
3-hour party (minimum of 7 children)
Washington Country Residents: $5 per child
Non-residents: $7 per child
Adults: Free unless participating in activities - fee same as listed above
Includes 2 activities of 1 hour each and 1 hour of meeting room space for cake and presents
Our Program Staff will also sing a unique version of the Happy Birthday song for the birthday boy/girl.

Package 2
4-hour party (minimum of 7 children)
Washington Country Residents: $7 per child
Non-residents: $10 per child
Adults: Free unless participating in activities - fee same as listed above
Includes 3 activities of 1 hour each and 1 hour of meeting room space for cake and presents
Our Program Staff will also sing a unique version of the Happy Birthday song for the birthday boy/girl.

ACTIVITIES TO CHOOSE FROM:
Archery
Astronomy
Bingo
Face Painting
Pontoon Boat Float (seasonal)
Campfire songs and s'mores
Boat House: Canoes, Paddleboats, Funyaks, etc. (seasonal)
Mini golf tournament
Hiking
Night Hiking
Nature Center
Scavenger Hunt competition
Swimming (seasonal)

ACTIVITIES FOR AN ADDITIONAL COST INCLUDE:
Arts & Crafts (ceramics, jewelry making, etc.)
Horseback Riding
Zip Lines
Tower Climbs

 

ARTS & CRAFTS THEMED PARTY PACKAGES
An Arts & Crafts party is a fun way for party participants to walk away with something special they've created. It also gives them a memento of the great day they had!

Get Crafty Package
$10.00 per participant
3 hour party including time for cake and presents
Choice between painting a ceramic plate or mug and
Choice between creating a super hero mask or paper plate crown
Minimum of 5 participants

Tie Dye Package
Tie-dyeing is based on the traditional art of folding or tying fabric to resist the dyes and create unique patterns of color.
$10.00 per participant
3 hour party including time for cake and presents
Create a tie dye shirt and
Choice between creating a super hero mask or paper plate crown
Minimum of 5 participants

Girls Night Out

$7.00 per participant
3 hour party including time for cake and presents
For all of those girly-girls, make a bracelet and earring set.
Minimum of 7 participants

Some restrictions may apply, please plan in advance.

Catering options are available!

This is not only very cost-effective, but yet another opportunity for you to be the greatest parent ever!
For more information, please contact Dave Witmer at 888-FUN-YMCA, ext. 223 or via email at dwitmer@ymcastlouis.org