YOUTH SPORT PROGRAMS

PROGRESSIVE SWIM LESSONS FOR YOUTH - REFER TO 'HEALTHY LIVING' - 'AQUATICS AND SWIM LESSONS' TAB

 

SPRING 2020:
SESSION #3:  MARCH 16 - APRIL 18, 2020

MEMBER REGISTRATION: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4, 2020
NON-MEMBER REGISTRATION: MONDAY, MARCH 9, 2020
EARLY REGISTRATION: MONDAY, MARCH 2, 2020 (8:00-4:00 PM)

SESSION #4:  APRIL 20, 2020 - MAY 23,2020

MEMBER REGISTRATION: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8, 2020
NON-MEMBER REGISTRATION: MONDAY, APRIL 13, 2020
EARLY REGISTRATION: MONDAY, APRIL 6, 2020 (8:00-4:00 PM)
 

PITCH, HIT & RUN

Warren County YMCA is hosting and sponsoring the Youth 2020 Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run and Home Run Derby on Saturday, March 28th at the Farm Colony Baseball Fields. This FREE event for boys and girls will be held from 10:00 am - 2:00 p.m.

Pitch, Hit & Run
Ages 7-14:
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Location: Farm Colony Baseball Fields, North Warren
Cost: FREE
Registration: Forms coming soon!
Pitch: 6 throws into strike zone from 45 feet (baseball) 35 feet (softball)
Hit: 6 hits from a stationary tee, distance based on length and accuracy
Run: timed 120 foot run, stationary start at 2nd base to home plate

Home Run Derby:
Ages 14 and under:
10 swings, most home runs wins

For additional details or information contact Andrew Morrison, Youth Sports Coordinator at 814-726-0110, ext 117 or email andrew@warrenymca.org.

 

KIDZ EXERCISE PROGRAMS
YOGA FOR KIDZ  

A playful Yoga class that will introduce yoga poses, relaxation techniques and breathing exercises to give children a way to manage emotions and daily stressors. Games, stories and music will be incorporated. Each class will end with a period of relaxation and guided meditation. All equipment provided. Runs with our 5-week session schedule. Held in Group Exercise Studio. Limited to 20 participants. Instructor: Heather Cathcart Norris. Email kim@warrenymca.org with questions.

Day: Mondays 
Time: 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm
Ages: Ages 6 -12 years 
Cost: $14.00 Members / $30.00 Non-members (5-week session of classes)

TRAMPOLINE TIME  FOR KIDZ

Jump our 'jiggles' out with a fun and exciting workout using mini trampolines! Open to ages 6 & 12. Held in East Gymnasium. Instructor: Heather Cathcart-Norris. Email kim@warrenymca.org with questions. **Begins with the January 2020 session.

Day: Wednesdays 
Time: 3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Ages: Ages 6-12 
Cost: $10.00 Members / $20.00 Non-members (5-week session of classes)

 
TINY TUMBLERS

Children ages 3 to 5 will learn basic tumbling skills with an emphasis on balance and coordination. Participants should wear leotards or t-shirt tucked into shorts/leggings. Hair should be pulled back into ponytail if needed. Please select either 1:00 pm OR 2:00 pm class time. 

Days: Tuesday and Thursday
Times: 1:00 - 1:45 pm OR 2:00 - 2:45 pm
Cost: $28.00 members / $56.00 non-members

PROGRESSIVE GYMNASTICS

Girls and boys ages kindergarten up to 15 years will be taught gymnastics skills along with the value of exercise and physical conditioning. Skills on the balance beam, uneven bars, floor exercise and vault will be taught. All participants must in enrolled in kindergarten for 2017-18 and may be up to 15 years old to participate. Groups are separated by age and skill level. Participants should wear leotard or t-shirt tucked into shorts/leggings. Hair should be pulled back into ponytail if needed.  

Days: Tuesday and Thursday
Time: 3:45 - 4:45 pm
Cost: $30.00 members / $60.00 non-members

 

TUMBLE AND SPLASH (AGES 18 MO'S - 35 MONTHS) -

This class combines both gym time for creative movement and motor skills along with some fun time in the pool during the water adjustment segment. Participants may choose to attend the entire 1-hour class, or just the gym or pool segment. A class designed especially for children ages 18 months - 2 years. (At 3 years old, children can move up to Progressive Swim Lessons.) This water adjustment is a parent participation class. (Grandparents, relatives, or babysitters are welcome to attend in lieu of a parent.) Child must wear swim diaper in pool if not potty trained. 

Days/Times: Tuesday and Thursday
10:00 - 11:00 am......Both Gym & Swim.........$30.00 Member / $50.00 Non-member
10:00 - 10:25 am .....Gym only......................$18.00 Member / $36.00 Non-member
10:30 - 11:00 am .....*Swim only.....................$18.00 Member / $36.00 Non-member

*Swim only: ages 6-35 months may register as part of the Swim Starters Level A/B of Progressive Swim Lessons.
 

GYM TIME FUN & SWIM BASICS (FORMERLY "GYM & SWIM" (AGES 3 - 5 YEARS)
** Change of format for March/April session. 

Due to conflict with previously reserved pool time on Wednesdays, we are changing this class to "Gym Time Fun" on Monday/Wednesday from 10:00-10:25 am. The 1-day only swim portion will follow our Swim Basics Stages 1-3 on Mondays from 10:30-11:00 am.
At "Gym Time Fun" your child will learn new, structured games and activities using music, age-appropriate movement, motor skills and sports related activities. Swim Basics will cover skills for the beginning level of Progressive Lessons. Child must be 3 years old before the start of the 5-week session.

Gym Time Fun:
Days:
 Monday/Wednesday
Time:10:00 - 10:25 am
Cost:  $15.00 YMCA Members / $25.00 Non-members

Swim Basics: Stages 1-3:
Day: Monday only
Time: 10:30 - 11:00 am
Cost: $14 YMCA Members / $42 Non-members 

Attend Both Gym/Swim (Monday) & Gym (Wednesday)
Time: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Cost: $25 YMCA Members / $45 Non-members

 

SOCCER
 
INDOOR SOCCER

This program is for youth ages 3-5 and 6-8 and will include soccer instruction, rules, relays and actual soccer games. The children will be taught the importance of teamwork and exercise for good health. Good sportsmanship will be emphasized during all aspects of the program. Maximum participants - 15 in each age group. Will be offered for the Jan/Feb & Feb/March sessions.

Ages: 3-5 years
Day: Saturdays 
Time: 9:00-9:30 am OR 9:30-10:00 am
Cost: $12.00 Members / $25.00 Non-members

Ages: 6 - 8 years
Day: Saturday
Time: 8:15 - 9:00 am
Cost: $14.00 Members / $28.00 Non-members
 

2020 SPRING INDOOR MINI SOCCER - BOYS & GIRLS AGES 4-8

Children ages 4-8 years old as of March 1, 2020 are eligible to participate. All games and practices will be held inside at the YMCA. Volunteer coaches are needed. If you're a good parent, you'll make a great coach! This will be a league similar to the Fall Soccer Program, but the number of players on a team will be modified and the playing field will be set up indoors in the gymnasium. This is a great opportunity for boys and girls to get many quality touches with the soccer ball and to develop skills. Contact Andrew Morrison, Youth Sports Coordinator at andrew@warrenymca.org with any questions.

  • Practices will be held on week-day evenings beginning the week of March 16, 2020 and practice times will be at the discretion of the coach.
  • Games will be played on Saturdays beginning March 28, 2020 and will run for 5 weeks; ending Saturday, May 2nd. (No games Sat. April 25th)
  • Each child will receive a t-shirt. *Shin guards are mandatory.

Registration:
Begins January 6, 2020. The deadline to register is February 28, 2020. Don't delay - register early to guarantee t-shirt! ** Must register at the YMCA Front Desk due to required form. 

Cost:
$25.00 members 
$35.00 non members

 
2020 FALL SOCCER LEAGUE - BOYS & GIRLS AGES 3 - 14 YEARS

Any child that is age 3 - 14 as of August 31, 2020 is eligible to sign up for Fall Soccer League. Games and practices are held at Warren State Hospital grounds. There are six weeks of matches, with the 1st games played  TBA'd. Practices are week-day evenings beginning approximately the 1st week of August and will not exceed two practices per week up to the first game. After the 1st game, teams will reduce practice to one day per week. Shin guards are required. Soccer cleats are recommended, but optional. *Black shorts are required for the U-15 age group. Please contact YMCA Soccer Board warrenco.ymcafallsoccer@gmail.com for more information. Registration opens Saturday, May 2, 2020. Sign up this day and receive $5.00 discount off 1st child. Sibling discount of $5.00 after 1st child registers. 

Age Divisions:
U-4 (3 year olds) * will be boys & girls combined. *Parent must attend practice/games with child in this division.
U-6 (4 & 5 year olds) * will be boys & girls combined
U-8 (6 & 7 year olds) *will be boys & girls combined
U-10 (8 & 9 year olds)
U-12 (10 & 11 year olds)
U-15 (12, 13 and 14 year olds)
*Depending on number of sign-ups, divisions may combine genders
 

Registration:
Opens Saturday, May 2, 2020 and ends June 30th
*Sign up Saturday, May 2nd and receive $5.00 off 1st child
**Sibling Discount = $5 per sibling after 1st child registers

NO registrations and NO full refunds after June 30th!!

Cost: 
U4/U6:
 $25.00 members / $30.00 non-members 
U8 thru U15: $30.00 members / $35.00 non-members

 

BASKETBALL
YMCA GIRLS BASKETBALL LEAGUE - GRADES 1-6  - October thru December

The YMCA girls' basketball league combines team play and individual skills in a fun and supportive environment. Young girls will develop basketball skills including passing, receiving, shooting, footwork and dribbling. Not only will they have an opportunity to improve their technique, but they will also build social skills, gain confidence and develop leadership skills. All skill levels are welcome. Teams will be organized based on grade levels 1-3 and grades 4-6. Games will be played at the Warren YMCA on Saturdays beginning Saturday, November 7, 2020. Games will be held in the morning , beginning at 10:00 am. Practices will be held 2 times per week beginning the week of October 26th. After games begin, practices will be held 1 time per week. Practices will be held at the Warren YMCA. Contact Andrew Morrison, Youth Sports Coordinator at andrew@warrenymca.org with any questions.

Registration:
Begins - TBA
Ends - TBA
Practice: Begins the week of October 26, 2020. (Day/time will be at coaches' discretion.) Practices will be held twice a week until games start, then once a week.
Game Dates: There will be 5 games beginning Saturday, November 7th and ending December 12th.
Ages:
Grades: 1st - 3rd
Grades: 4th - 6th
Cost:
Members $35.00
Non-members: $50.00

YMCA BOYS BASKETBALL LEAGUE - GRADES 1 - 6  WINTER 2020

The YMCA Boys Basketball League is a league where emphasis is placed on fundamentals, adding onto those basic skills and simply having fun! Players will either learn the basic skills they need or add on to already existing skills by using age/skill level appropriate drills and techniques. Contact Andrew Morrison, Youth Sports Coordinator at andrew@warrenymca.org with any questions.

Games will be held on Saturday mornings:
Practice - Begins week of January 13, 2020 and will be held 2x per week until games begin. After games begin, practices will be 1x per week. Team coach will set practice day(s) and time.

Dates: League runs January through March. Games begin Saturday, February 1st thru March 14, 2020. (No games Sat. Feb 8th)
Cost: Members $35.00
Non-members $50.00
Registration: OpensNovember 18, 2019. Closes December 27, 2019. *Must register at the Y Front Welcome Desk.
Grades: 1st - 6th

 

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.

***Parent/Guardian of non-member youth attending programs may purchase a day pass to use facility or enjoy our Front Lobby Welcome Center while waiting.