Learning, Growing, and Thriving at the Y

The Capital District YMCA’s Thelma P. Lally Early Learning Center in Scotia NY is a fully licensed daycare center providing a supportive and nurturing environment that encourages the development of problem solving skills, helps instill self esteem, and provides the opportunity for safe peer and adult interaction for children ages 6 weeks through 6 years.

What the Lally Center has to offer

  • Large Gross Motor Area
  • 1 Infant Classroom (6 weeks to 18 months)
  • 2 Toddler Classrooms (18 to 36 months)
  • 3 Preschool Classrooms (3, 3-4, and 4-5 years)  Program Enhancements
  • Creative Curriculum
  • Creative Arts
  • CompuChild Computer Class
  • Indoor/Outdoor Play
  • Wellness Activities Includes CATCH Kids Curriculum
  • Literacy Activities
  • Science & Math Activities
  • Small/Large Group Activities
  • Daily Breakfast, lunch and snacks

For enrollment information click here or call  518-374-4914.

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Monday – Friday 7am – 6pm



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