Youth Programs

Battle Born Kids

Ages 5-14 ▪ 5am-9pm
Available seven days a week at Henderson Multigenerational Center.
Available Monday-Friday at Whitney Ranch Recreation Center  


All registration and participation is subject to space availability. Parents can register for up to two weeks at one time. Program is available 5am-9pm. At time of registration parents will need to indicate what hours the child will participate. 

HMGC - activity code 999555
WRRC - activity code 999556

Register online by midnight the day before you wish to attend. Day-of, in-person registration accepted pending space availability.


$20 per child per day. No sibling discounts are available. 
Meals (three per day) and snacks will be provided. We will try to accommodate food allergies but please send your own snacks and food if necessary.


Daily activities may include games, crafts, sports and movies. Participants will be in groups of 10 or less and group leaders will ensure social distancing is maintained throughout the activities.

Routine hand washing will be required for all participants and staff will ensure cleanliness is maintained throughout the day.

Parent Information

A registration packet is required. Packets are sent via email or copies are available at intake. 

All individuals entering the facility are required to go through a full intake process. This includes having temperatures scanned and answering questions about current health status. Intake process may take 15-30 minutes - please allow for extra time and arrive early if needed. Any individual refusing a temperature scan will not be admitted into the building. Supervisor on duty has final say in admission.

Temperatures of 99.9 degrees or higher will not be admitted into the facility. These individuals are recommended to self-quarantine and follow CDC/WHO/SNHD guidelines for reporting and seeking additional medical attention if needed.

All individuals are required to complete a screening questionnaire prior to every entrance. Children should not be given any fever-reducing medication (acetaminophen, aspirin, etc.) at least six hours before attending program.

Government-issued ID is required for drop-off and pick-up.

For more information, contact ChildCare@cityofhenderson.com


Year-round programs


Kids Zone (grades K-5)

Kids Zone is an all-day program designed to entertain and enrich Henderson youth when school is not in session. The program is held weekdays 7am-6pm. See Henderson Happenings for dates and locations.

Safekey (through grade 5)

Safekey is a before- and after-school recreational enrichment program offered at all Henderson elementary schools. This fun-filled program focuses on crafts, games, cooking and special activities as an alternative while parents work. 

Teen Scene

This after-school program is for children in grades 6-8. Teen Scene provides a USDA snack and features arts and crafts, cooking, sports, field trips, and social events.




ABC ETC. is a state-licensed preschool specially designed for children 3-5 years of age and held at Valley View Recreation Center

Little Learners

Little Learners is a state-licensed, full-day preschool specially designed for children 4-5 years of age and held at  Valley View Recreation Center

Kampfire Kids

Kampfire Kids is a state-licensed camp specially designed for children ages 3-5 years and held at Valley View Recreation Center. Program is held 9am-3pm, Monday through Friday and is available during the summer and winter break.

For assistance with online registration, email COHRecOnline@cityofhenderson.com or call 702-267-4122.