Fall Session: September 5 - October 7, 2023
Registration Members: Wednesday, August 9, 2023
Non-member Registration: Monday, August 14 at 8:00 am
*NO Early Registration for Sept/Oct Session
*Participants must be age-appropriate before 1st day of the start of the session.
Accompanied by a parent or guardian, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence-building experiences. Parents and guardians learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision around water. Swimmers begin with Level A and progress to Level B before moving to Swim Basics at age 3. Grandparents, relatives, or babysitters are welcome to participate in lieu of a parent. This is a 5-week session program. All children must wear swim diapers if not potty-trained. Must have a swim waiver on file to register.
LEVEL A: Introduces infants and toddlers to the aquatic environment and helps them to be comfortable in the water through fun confidence-building experiences. Designed for the child's first time in the water. Parents accompany children and introduce them to the aquatics environment..
LEVEL B: Parent/Guardian works with their infant/toddler to learn to be comfortable in the water. Parents accompany children to explore body position, floating, blowing bubbles, and fundamental safety and aquatic skills.
Day: Monday, Wednesday
Time: 10:00 - 10:30 am
Fee: $17.00 YMCA Member (child) / $36.00 Non-Member (For 5 week session)
Time: 9:30 - 10:00 am
Fee: $14.00 YMCA Member / $28.00 Non-Member (For 5 week session)
Children ages 3 to 5 will learn basic tumbling skills with an emphasis on balance and coordination. Participants should wear gymnastics leotards or t-shirt tucked into shorts/leggings. Longer hair should be pulled back into a ponytail. MUST be completely potty-trained and age appropriate at the start of the 5-week session. Max participants = 8 per class. Two class times to choose from.
Days: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 2:15-2:55 OR 3:00-3:40 pm (Please select only 1 time frame per participant)
Fees: $28.00 Members / $56.00 Non-members (5-week session)
Fall Session: Fall 2023 Session begins Tuesday, September 5th.
Registration: Sept/Oct 5-week session registration begins August 9th for Members / August 14th for Non-members.
*Please note: This is an Early Registration class for Members once registered. See our Program Registration page for details.
Children ages 2-10 years can enjoy fun and exercise in the Character Club playroom with our new Playspace Playtime!
Non-members may pay a fee of $5.00/child to utilize the Character Club play area for 1 hour during the advertised open play times. Member children are free! Register at the Front Welcome Center. Appropriate colored wristbands will be issued to indicate usage allowance.
Parents must remain in the room and supervise child(s) during playtime. Sneakers or closed-back shoes must be worn. NO flip-flops. This is a nut-free room. Please put toys back in their proper location and clean up any food spillage.
Playspace Playtime Hours:
Monday-Friday: 1:00-4:45 pm
Monday-Thursday: 7:30-8:30 pm
Friday: 1:15 - 8:00 pm
Saturday: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm (until 7:00 pm beginning 9/9/23)
Sunday: 1:00-4:30 pm (Nov - May 2024)
Cost: $5.00 Non-members / FREE Members
*Character Club is NOT open for usage during our staffed Childwatch/Babysitting hours.
Children ages 2-10 can exercise and have fun in the Bounce House on Mondays between the hours of 9:00 am - 12:30 pm. Located in the West Gymnasium. *Not held during summer.
Non-member children can purchase a bouncing pass for $5.00. YMCA Member children are free. This is not a staff supervised program; therefore parent/guardian must directly supervise child. Parent must sign waiver. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Days: Mondays - Begins Monday, Sept. 11, 2023
Time: 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost: $5.00 Non-members / FREE Members
NOTE: It is required that children age 9 and under be accompanied by an adult at all times while at our YMCA. No Front Entry drop off or pick up.
**Parent/Guardian of non-member youth attending programs may purchase a day pass to use the facility or enjoy our Front Lobby Welcome Center while waiting.
You can register online for most of our programs! If you have questions, please don’t hesitate to call the YMCA at 814.726.0110. When you are ready click on the Online Registration button below. You will be taken to an outside website that handles our secure registration process.Read More...