YOUTH AND FAMILY SPECIALTY PROGRAMS

IN & UNDER WATER EASTER EGG HUNT

Join us for our 2nd annual In & Under Water Easter Egg Hunt...the ONLY Easter POOL party in town! Kids ages 3-11 years will swim in the pool searching for Easter Eggs above and below the water! Collect eggs and redeem them for prizes! All swimming abilities are welcome. If your child wears a swim bubble, they are required to have an adult in the water with them. Bring your basket and swim suit!

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2019
Time: 11:30 - 12:30 pm
Cost: $4.00 per child Member / $8.00 per child Non-Member
Registration: Opens December 5, 2018 for Members. December 10, 2018 for Non-members. Must register & pay before April 10, 2019.
Ages: 3-11 years (Parent/Guardian must attend with child)

HEALTHY KIDS DAY

Come to your Warren YMCA and enjoy many physical fitness activities throughout the facility. As you explore fun activities inside and out, you'll earn Healthy Kids Day coins to purchase many fun and great things. Swim in our pool, play in our gym, get your face painted and more! Pony rides and Bounce House too! Come be a healthy, happy Y family. Sponsored by PNC Bank. All activities are free and open to everyone. Email kim@warrenymca.org with questions.

Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Time: 10:00 am  - 2:00 pm
Cost: FREE **Sponsored by PNC Bank
Registration: No need to register. Just show up!
Ages: All ages...young & old!

WARREN Y EXPO

Join us on Tuesday, May 21st for our Annual Warren Y Expo and help us celebrate another year of success. Watch as youth participants in our Cheer and Gymnastics teams perform for the largest audience at the Y.

Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Time: 5:00 - 7:00 pm
Cost: FREE to all
Registration: No need to register.

ART CLUBS

Join us on Thursdays after school from 3:30-5:00 pm for Art Club. Experience a new and exciting art adventure every 5 week session. Artist Kim Slocum will lead this club. Supplies needed are listed with each Club description. Ages 7-12. Sign up prior to the 5-week session to reserve a spot! Email kim@warrenymca.org with any questions.

Puppet Making (January/February Session)

Learn the world of Jim Henson (The Muppets) and puppertry. One of the oldest forms of entertainment. After project completion, we'll entertain our young childcare kids with our special puppets. 

Date: January/February 2019 session
Day: Thursdays
Time: 3:30-5:00 pm
Ages: 7-12 years
Cost: $10.00 Members/$15.00 Non-members
Supply List:
Medium sized stuffed animal to turn into a puppet

Drawing (February/March Session)

Kids will spend time learning how to draw in pencil and pen. They will practice drawing with various forms of sketching.

Date: February/March session
Day: Thursdays
Time: 3:30-5:00 pm
Ages: 7-12 years
Cost: $10.00 Members/$15.00 Non-members
Supply List:
Sketch book drawing pencils and a favorite animal idea to draw

Watercolor Painting (March/April Session)

In this class, we'll learn how water is the biggest part of watercolor painting. Using fun techniques with salt, rubber cement and wax to enhance our painting we'll transform simple drawings into spectacular works of art! 

Date: March/April session
Day: Thursdays
Time: 3:30-5:00 pm
Ages: 7-12 years
Cost: $10.00 Members/$15.00 Non-members
Supply List:
Watercolor paper, watercolor paints (the inexpensive paints that come in a one strip)

Painting on Canvas (April/May Session)

For this last session before summer, our Art Club will be a finale' painting on canvas. Kids will learn how to begin a painting, block in color and use shadows to make their painting have depth. 

Date: April/May session
Day: Thursdays
Time: 3:30-5:00 pm
Ages: 7-12 years
Cost: $10.00 Members/$15.00 Non-members
Supply List:
Canvas size 11x17

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

 
CHILD & BABYSITTING CERTIFICATION COURSE

This course is an ASHI (American Safety & Health Institute) certified course. Registration is open to youths age 12-15 years. A minimun of 4 participants are needed to hold the course (maximum of 10). Participants need to bring a packed lunch. Held in Program #4 at the YMCA. Email cathy@warrenymca.org with any questions. 

Dates: Saturday, May 11, 2019
Time: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm
Cost: $50.00 Members & Non-members
Ages: 12-15 years
Registration: Currently open. Register before Wednesday, May 8, 2019 to reserve a spot.
*Bring a packed lunch

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)

MUNICIPAL POOL PARTIES (SUMMER) **CLOSED FOR 2018 SEASON - SEE YOU IN 2019!

The Warren Municipal Pool offers private after-hour parties on parties on Friday, Saturday or Sunday evenings and small parties may be scheduled during weekday afternoons from 2:30-4:30 pm. All parties MUST be reserved in advance. Please contact Dani Mostachetti, YMCA Aquatics Coordinator at 726-0110, ext 116 or email:dani@warrenymca.org for available dates and costs.

Season Hours:
Closed for the season.

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.