YOUTH SPORT PROGRAMS

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

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.

 

WINTER 2019

WINTER SESSION #2: FEBRUARY 4TH - MARCH 9TH

MEMBER REGISTRATION: JANUARY 23, 2019
NON-MEMBER REGISTRATION: JANUARY 28, 2019
EARLY REGISTRATION: MONDAY, JANUARY 21ST (PROGRESSIVE SWIM LESSONS, PROGRESSIVE GYMNASTICS, TINY TUMBLERS)

WINTER SESSION #3: MARCH 11TH  - APRIL 13TH

MEMBER REGISTRATION: WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2019
NON-MEMBER REGISTRATION: MONDAY, MARCH 4, 2019
EARLY REGISTRATION: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2019

 

PITCH, HIT & RUN

Warren County YMCA, together with Warren General Hospital, is hosting and sponsoring the Youth 2019 Major League Baseball Pitch Hit & Run and Home Run Derby on Saturday, April 20th at the Farm Colony Baseball Fields. This FREE event for boys and girls will be held from 10:00 am - 2:00 p.m.
***Register online at https://pitchhitrun.leagueapps.com/events/963895.
FREE baseball caps to the first 50 registered participants-thanks to Warren General Hospital.

Pitch, Hit & Run:
Ages 7-14:
Time: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
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.

LITTLE ROOKIES

These 2-day per week sport introduction classes are perfect for kids ages 3-5 with energy to burn. They will begin with a short warm-up and stretch followed by specific sports skills and games.

January/February: Hockey
February/March: Basketball
March/April: Variety of Sports
April/May: Coach's Choice

Days: Monday and Wednesday
Time: 1:00 - 1:45 pm
Cost: $15.00 members / $40.00 non-members

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. Ratio for teacher to student is 1 to 10.

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: 3:30 - 4:30 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. Instructor: Tom Harrington.

Days: Tuesday and Thursday (September thru May)

Time & Cost:
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. Part of the Swim Starters Level A/B of Progressive Swim Lessons.

YMCA GIRLS BASKETBALL LEAGUE - GRADES 1-6 (FALL 2019 - CHECK BACK) 

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. Grades 1-3 and grades 4-6 will play against each other. Games will be played at the Warren YMCA on Saturdays (1 Friday Evening) beginning Friday, November 9th and ending Saturday, December 15th. (No games Saturday, November 24th.) Games will be held in the morning. Practices will be held 2 times per week beginning the week of October 22nd. After games begin, practices will be held 1 time per week. Practices will be held at the Warren YMCA or at an offsite location if needed.

Registration:
Begins - September 2019
Ends - October 2019

Practice: Begins the week of October 21, 2019. (Day/time will be at coaches' discretion.)
Game Dates

Ages:
Grades: 1st - 3rd
Grades: 4th - 6th
Cost:
Members $35.00 (Family Max $60.00)
Non-members: $50.00 (Family Max $90.00)

YMCA BOYS BASKETBALL LEAGUE - GRADES 1 - 6  WINTER 2019

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 mornring:
February 2nd - March 23, 2019 (No games February 9th/March 9th)

Practice - Begins week of January 14, 2019. Will be held 2x per week until games begin. Then 1x per week after games begin. Team coach will set practice day(s) and time.

Dates: League runs January through March.
Cost: Members $35.00 (Family Max $60.00)
Non-members $50.00 (Family Max $90.00)
Registration: Now Open until December 15th. **Registration now extended until December 22nd. Stop by the Y Front Desk to register.
Grades: 1st - 6th

 
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 held with the Jan/Feb and Feb/March sessions only.
*No Classes Saturday,
Feburary 9th. (Extended to March 16th to make-up missed class.)

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

*CHAMPION SOCCER

Champion soccer is a community based program for young athletes with mental or physical special needs. The program will consist of 30-minute soccer sessions where youth wil work experienced coaches, voluneers and players to experience skill sessions, drills and games with an extra 15 minutes for socialization. Volunteers appreciated!

Day: Saturdays
Time: 10:15-11:00 am
Cost: $10.00 YMCA Members / $20.00 Non Members (per 5-week session)

2019 SPRING INDOOR MINI SOCCER - BOYS & GIRLS AGES 4-8

Children ages 4-8 years old as of March 1, 2019 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.

*Spring Indoor Mini Soccer proudly sponsored by Shoe Sensation and Tim Hortons.

Practices: Will be held on week-day evenings beginning the week of March 18, 2019 and practice times will be at the discretion of the coach.
Games: Will be played on Saturdays beginning April 6, 2019 and will run for 5 weeks, ending May 4, 2019.
Each child will receive a t-shirt. *Shin guards are mandatory.

Registration:

Begins January 2, 2019. The deadline to register is February 22, 2019. Don't delay - register early to guarantee t-shirt! ** Must register at the YMCA Front Desk due to required form. Uniforms will be generously provided by Tim Hortons "Tiny Timbits" sports program. The largest size jersey provided will be youth large.

Cost:
$25.00 members ($50.00 family maximum)
$35.00 non members ($70 family maximum)

2019 FALL SOCCER LEAGUE - BOYS & GIRLS AGES 3 - 14 YEARS

Any child that is age 3 - 14 as of August 31, 2019 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 on Saturday, September 7, 2019 and ending on October 19th. Practices are week-day evenings beginning approximately the 2nd/3rd 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.

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:
**Registration will begin April 27, 2019 and end July 7, 2019. Stop by the Y on Saturday, April 27th to sign up and save $5.00!
**Sibling discount for Fall Soccer League only...now offering a sibling discount of $5.00 per child after the first child. (Sibling discount not valid on 4/27/19)

Cost:
U4/U6:
 $20.00 members / $25.00 non-members 
U8 thru U15: $30.00 members / $35.00 non-members