Warren County YMCA

Firefly Fitness

Firefly Fitness at the Y - Warren Facility

Firefly is a grant-awarded fun and exciting program at the Warren County YMCA for adults with intellectual disabilities. Firefly has a goal of getting our participants to have healthy lifestyles and social interactions with the community. Staff is trained and has experience in working with Firefly participants. Firefly classes range from indoor and outdoor activities and will change based on group requests.  This program is geared for individuals, along with their aide and/or family members. This program will be offered FREE because of the Edith L Trees Trust grant. Pre-registration is required. Please register at the Y Front Welcome Desk during registration dates. Must register prior to the start of each 5 week session. Firefly participants also receive a YMCA membership.
*Please bring your YMCA membership card each time you visit the Y for Firefly class.

Monday thru Friday (Fall/Winter/Spring)
Tuesday thru Thursday (Summer)
(Thursday is swimming day at the Indoor Y Pool)
Time: 1:00-2:00 pm
Cost: FREE
Registration: Must pre-register at the YMCA for each 5-week session. 
Contact: Tara Ristau. Email Tara at warrenychampion@outlook.com with any questions for the Warren YMCA Firefly program.

5-WEEK Sessions:
June 10 - July 13, 2024                 *Register May 8, 2024
July 15 - August 17, 2024              *Register July 3, 2024


Firefly Fitness at the Y - Sheffield Facility

Now offering Firefly Fitness at our Sheffield Facility. Same details as above. Classes offered on Monday thru Thursday from 1:30-2:30 pm. Please register at the Sheffield Facilty during 5-week session registration dates. Instructor: Jennifer Goerlich. Max participants = 8 per class

Days: Monday thru Thursday
Time: 1:30 - 2:30 pm
Cost: FREE
Registration: Pre-register for each 5-week session. See above session dates.
Contact: Jennifer Goerlich, Instructor. Email jeng@warrenymca.org for more information or questions


Firefly Art Class

The Y Champion Arts Program is for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  This program gives them the opportunity to explore and expand their unique and creative talents, promoting a sense of accomplishments and empowerment through the arts.
Classes are held on Tuesdays from 9:30-10:30 am OR 10:45-11:45 am at the Allegheny Community Center Art Studio.
Instructor: Tara Ristau. Email Tara at warrenYchampion@outlook.com with any questions. Max participants = 6 per class 

Day: Tuesdays 
Time: 9:30-10:30 am OR 10:45-11:45
Ages: 18+
Cost: FREE
Location: Allegheny Community Center Art Studio, 42 Clark Street, Warren
Registration: Must pre-register at the YMCA for each 5-week session. *see dates above