Summer Youth Programs


Discover Exciting Summer Youth Programs in Washington, Iowa

Welcome to a summer filled with fun, learning, and unforgettable experiences! Washington, Iowa, offers a wide array of youth programs designed to engage, inspire, and entertain children of all ages. Our community takes pride in providing diverse activities that cater to various interests, ensuring that every child finds something they love. From thrilling summer camps to enriching vacation Bible schools, our community partner programs are crafted to create memorable moments and lasting friendships.

No matter your child’s interests, Washington, Iowa, has something to offer. Our summer youth programs are designed to keep kids engaged, active, and happy throughout the season. With so many opportunities to choose from, your child’s summer will be packed with fun, growth, and adventure. Join us in making this summer the best one yet for our community’s youth!

FREE Summer Lunch Program at Lincoln Elementary

Families are invited to participate in the free summer lunch program, which will be offered from June 3rd – August 2nd at Lincoln Elementary School from 11am – 1pm. Ages 3-18 are free, adults will have a nominal fee. Contact [email protected] for questions or visit their website to learn more and check out the daily menu.

Summership Opportunities Available! (Summer Camp Scholarships)

United Way of Johnson and Washington Counties Summership (Scholarships) – This is an opportunity for parents to receive $350 in scholarship funding to send their child to local summer camps. This program is eligible for students that qualify for the free lunch program. All camps will be considered, regardless of the focus. This opportunity is available to kids K-12 now through September.

Volunteer Opportunities

Paws and More has ongoing volunteer opportunities for all ages. Children under 14 need a parent present at all times, children over 14 are able to volunteer by themselves with parental signature.
Contact Emma Jennings at [email protected] for volunteer information.

See all August Summer Programs Here.


See all August Summer Programs Here.

Building Our Youth For the Future

Here in Washington, we know that our children are our future, and value the opportunities that we have available in our community to help them grow and become all that they can be. There are activities, volunteer options, classes/lessons and clubs to meet the interest of every child and family.