YOUTH AND FAMILY SPECIALTY PROGRAMS

ART CAMPS - SUMMER 2019 

Art is Life: Weekly Camps 

Art is Life Camp is for youth ages 8 - 12 who have an interest in art. Each week of camp we will explore different topics and take a field trip to discover art throughout our community and nature. Sign up for 1 week or all camps! Please pack a lunch each day.
Contact Kim Slocum with any questions. Email kim@warrenymca.org. Max enrollment = 10 participants.

Dates: See below.
Time: 10:00 am - 1:00 pm (Time will be different on field trip days.)
Ages: 8 -12 years
Cost: $40.00 Members/$60.00 Non-members
Registration: Begins May 1st until filled. Download/print registration form and bring to Y Front Desk.

Art Camp Registration & Consent Form: Click Here
Week #1 Garden Art

Date: June 24-28, 2019 *Registration Filled*
We will visit local flower gardens and let the colors and shapes of nature influence our garden sculptures. 

Week #2 Stars & Stripes (This is a 3-day camp. Cost is prorated.)

Date: July 1-3, 2019 (3-day camp. Cost is prorated.)
Cost: $30.00 Members/$50.00 Non-members 
We will decorate a local shop window for Warren's Annual 4th of July Celebration. 

Week #3 Nature Art at Chapman State Park

Date: July 8-12, 2019
Outdoor adventure art that will include many different natural supplies to create projects which will fade away with decomposition. We'll take photos and share on our Facebook page to capture the beauty of our creations. Please wear appropriate clothing and NO flip flops. 

*No Art Camps July 15-19th OR July 22-26th

Week #4 Art Studio Visits

Date: July 29-August 2, 2019
We will visit local artists at their studios to see where and how an artist works. This week will also include 1 day of drumming fun! 

*No Art Camps August 5-9th

Week #5 Theatre Art

Date: August 12-16, 2019
Campers will learn acting, how to design costumes and will have fun performing for our YMCA Daycare children. 



Week #6 Equine Art  **This Camp is filled**

Date: August 19-23, 2019
Campers will look at the history of horses in art. We will spend 2 days at the Boulder Ridge Riding Academy, grooming and riding horses. *Waiver for Equine Center must be signed at registration. 

Click here for Equine Waiver form

 

GROUP PAINTING PARTIES

Schedule an evening of camaraderie, paint and fun with friends, family or co-workers! Explore watercolor in an expressive and fun way. All supplies included in your experience. Beginners to novice artists welcome! Contact Kim Slocum at kim@warrenymca.org or call 814-726-0110 to schedule your night of painting fun with friends! Note: Minimum of 7 participants per party.
Supplies needed: Included in cost.

Dates: Call or email Kim Slocum to schedule
Cost: $30.00 Members / $40.00 Non-members
Ages: Adult
Registration: Email kim@warrenymca.org to schedule

KIDZ TANGO 2019

Kids ages 5-12 years are invited to participate in our KIDZ Tango Adventure Race on Saturday, August 3, 2019 starting at 10:00 am. This race is held in conjunction with our Annual TANGO Adventure Race and is located at the Kinzua Beach. Run, bike, swim, orienteer (find painted rocks with a map), kayak and slide to a spectacular finish on a water slide! This event is free and the first 30 kids to register get a free KIDZ Tango headband. Commemorative trophies to all. T-shirts available to purchase for that day. Pre-order $15.00 and day of event $20.00. Sign up at the Y Front Welcome Desk to participate and to purchase a t-shirt. Contact Andrew Morrison, Youth Sports Coordinator at andrew@warrenymca.org with any questions. 

Date: Saturday, August 3, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost: FREE to Participate
T-shirt: Pre-order $15.00 / Day of race $20.00
Registration: Sign up for race & pre-order/pay for t-shirt now open.

 

SPECIAL EVENT - GPS: NAVIGATING 9TH GRADE FOR GIRLS

Gaining Personal Strategies...Join us for a special wellness event just for girls entering 9th grade in the fall. Participants will go through several workshops and presentations to gain personal strategies on how to navigate 9th grade successfully. Food, fitness and fun! Door prizes & event t-shirt!

Date: Friday, August 23, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Cost: $15.00 members & non-members
Who: All girls entering 9th grade in the fall 2019
Where: Warren YMCA
Registration: Begins July 1st at the YMCA Front Desk or online
 

CHAMPION PROGRAMS*

We all know or have someone in our life that has championed through many obstacles in their life. We have activities designed to meet the needs of our community members who are looking for support for family and friends in need of programs to support limitations in mobility, intellectually limited abilities, as well as social and emotional development.

**See Champion Programs under Social Responsibility tab for a listing of programs available.

 
BIRTHDAY PARTIES AND ROOM RENTALS

Interested in throwing a birthday party for your child, but lack the room to house it? The Y is here to help. We have swimming and Character Club Play Gym & Fun Zone parties to offer. School year parties are held on Saturdays from 2:00pm-4:00pm and Sundays from 3:00pm-5:00pm (Nov-Apr only). Summer parties are held Saturday mornings from 9:30 - 11:30 am. All parties are on a first come, first serve basis and must be booked at least one month in advance. We can accommodate twenty (20) individuals in a group for Character Club parties and twenty-five (25) individuals for swimming parties. A 50% non-refundable deposit and facility usage form is required two weeks before the date of the party.Parties are on a two hour time slot with the first hour in the party room and the second hour for the activity booked. Any child that cannot swim or wears a bubble must be accompanied by and adult in the water. All participants who will be swimming must have a swim waiver on file.

Room rentals are for a 2-hour block. All rentals are on a first come, first serve basis and must be booked at least one month in advance.

Contact Cathy Peterson at 814-726-0110, ext. 114 or email cathy@warrenymca.org to schedule a party.

Fee: $100 YMCA member/$125 Non-member
Days: 
Saturdays 2:00-4:00pm / Sundays 3:00-5:00pm (April-November ONLY)
Saturdays 9:30-11:30am (Summer ONLY)

WARREN MUNICIPAL POOL

The Warren County YMCA manages the outdoor Warren Municipal Pool located at 7 Pool Street, Warren, Pa. Season pass applications for summer 2019 are available at the YMCA or at the Municipal Building. All completed applications and payments must be taken to the Municipal Building for processing. You may also download the application, check fees, and find pool rules and regulations from http://www.cityofwarrenpa.gov .


2019 Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday: 12:00-5:00 pm & 6:00-8:00 pm
Friday - Sunday: 12:00-5:00 pm

Party Reservations: The Municipal Pool is a great place to hold a birthday party or other special event. Parties may be scheduled during normal pool hours and private parties (after hours) may also be scheduled by contacting Dani Mumford, Aquatics Coordinator at 814-726-0110, ext. 116 or email dani@warrenymca.org. MUST be reserved in advance. Party Fees can be found here. The private party form is available online by downloading private party form or through Dani Mumford.

Upcoming 2019 Municipal Pool Events:

Movie Night: Friday, July 19th from 6:00-10:00 pm
Luau Party: Saturday, July 27th from 6:00 - 8:00 pm
Movie Night: Friday, August 16th from 6:00-10: pm
Pool Closes for Season: Saturday, August 17th
Doggie Dip: Sunday, August 18th from 12:00-2:00 pm...all dog friends invited with up to date immunizations!

*Check the Warren City Car Pool Facebook page for event details.

 
Y PARTNERSHIP MUSIC ARTS

The Warren County YMCA in an effort to meet every child and adults' needs has partnered with the Warren County Music Conservatory to offer our members the enrichment of music instruction. Whether it is vocal or instrumental, the Warren Music Conservatory offers a wide range of choices for members who are interested in ANY GROUP CLASS that they offer. Please log on at https://warrenmusicconservatory.com to look at the wide range of classes offered. All Warren County YMCA members receive a 25% discount on their group class fee when a current membership voucher is presented at the time of registration.

 

NOTE: It is required that children 9 and under be accompanied by an adult at all times while at our YMCA. No Front Entry drop off or pick up.