YOUTH PROGRAMS

At the YMCA we believe that every infant is born with an eagerness to learn about their world. Infants use their newly developing senses to gain a sense of security and identity, and to explore objects and people in their world. As caregivers, both parents and teachers, it’s our job to set the stage for the child’s next learning encounters.

+INFANT - 5 YEARS

BABYSITTING

Child Watch is included with your Family Membership!

Babysitting is offered to our members so they can use the facility while their children, (crawling through age 5) are cared for in a safe and fun environment.

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PARENT/CHILD WATER CLASSES

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Water Discovery Classes are divided into levels, giving participants the opportunity to learn and grow at their own pace. Although all levels are held at the same time, participants will spend part of each class working in peer groups to maximize learning. Two classes per week for six weeks.

Parent/Child Water Discovery Class (3 - 36 Months Old)

Accompanied by an adult, infants and toddlers learn to be comfortable in the water and develop swim readiness skills through fun and confidence building experiences, while parents learn about water safety, drowning prevention, and the importance of supervision.

Members: $65.00 Session//Community Members: $75.00 Session
*Fees increase by $10 the Friday before the session start date

M/W: 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

T/TH: 6:20 PM - 6:50 PM

Fall Session 1: September 3rd - October 3rd
Fall Session 2: October 7th – November 7th
Fall Session 3: November 11th - December 12th

Group Swimming Lessons (Preschool/Age 3-5 )

Group Swimming Lessons are available for all skill levels. Each session consists of eight 30 minute lessons with two make up classes to allow for other activities or unanticipated pool closures. Some classes may be canceled and fees refunded if there are four or less participants registered by the Wednesday prior to the first day of session.

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+KINDERGARTEN - 5TH GRADE

GYM ACTIVITY (Open Gym, Bouldering Wall, & Sportwall)

Gym Schedule

M/W/F: 6:40 PM – 8:00 PM

Sat: 10:00 AM – 10:50 AM

Sun: 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM


YOUTH SPORTS/FITNESS

Fall Itty Bitty Soccer

Season: September 9th - October 9th

Days/Times: Mondays and Wednesdays

4-5 Year Olds: 4:30-5:15pm

6-7 Year Olds: 5:30-6:15pm

REGISTER NOW!


Winter Itty Bitty Basketball

Season: January 11, 2020 - February 15, 2020

Days/Times: Saturdays

4-5 Year Olds: 10:30-11:15am

6-7 Year Olds: 11:30-12:15pm

Registration opens November 1st!


Y Fit Kids (Ages 8-11)

Our Y-FIT Kids Program promotes age appropriate fitness, health and nutrition while having fun!

Fall Session: To Be Announced

Your child will:

  • Exercise twice a week
  • Experience interval & strength training
  • Learn the importance of healthy food choices

Our mission is to get our local youth more active and healthy by exercising, eating healthy, and have fun together! This is a (6) Week Program is offered once a quarter.

Members: $50// Community Members: $60

Parents: Have your child come dressed to work out and have fun!

SWIM LESSONS

Learning to be a better swimmer can help kids build self-confidence and self-esteem and is an easy way to stay physically active and improve strength, flexibility and endurance. Safety around water is paramount for all children so start their lessons early!

Youth/Kids Zone Open Swim (Grades K- 5)

Wenatchee Valley YMCA Pool:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 5:30 pm-6:15 pm

Children must be checked in to Kids Zone by 5:15 pm or be brought to/from the pool by a parent.

All kids must stay with the group unless parents are present for pick up

Included with Membership // Community Member $3

KIDS ZONE (Grades K-5)

Drop your kids off while you work out and let them have fun being kids! Our Kid Zone staff are eager to help and engage your kids play games in the gym, pool and Kid Zone area.

Monday- Friday 4:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Saturday 8:30 am-11:15 am

Youth/Kid Zone Open Gym (Grades K- 5)

Monday – Friday 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm

Youth/Kid Zone Open Swim (Grades K- 5)

Wenatchee Valley YMCA Pool:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 5:30 pm-6:15 pm

Children must be checked in to Kids Zone by 5:15 pm or be brought to/from the pool by a parent.

All kids must stay with the group unless parents are present for pick up.

Included with Membership // Community Member $3

HYPE! - HOMESCHOOL PE (Ages 6-16)

Introducing HYPE! A PE program for homeschoolers ages 6 - 16 with set curriculum including; games to develop strength and coordination, health and nutrition education, learning the basics of team sports, and have a lot of fun! Kids will spend one hour at the YMCA with a Homeschool PE coach with (2) age appropriate groups.

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Session 1: September 18th - December 11th : Wednesdays, 2:00-3:00pm

Members: $65 // Community Members: $75

Email Becca or call (509) 662-2109 for more information.


PARTIES & CELEBRATIONS

Our Staff will take care of everything! All you have to do is come and have fun!

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YOUTH POLICY

The safety and welfare of every child in our facilities is of the utmost importance for the Y administration. To that effect, the following policy will help us protect and care for your child while they are with us. All members under age 13 must be in a structured activity, such as Kid Zone, Child Watch, Teen Center, Youth Sports, Open Youth Swim, Swim Lessons, or directly supervised at all times by an adult family member, age 18 and older.

Members 13 and older may use the gymnasium, or Teen Swim when available. Youth ages 11 - 15 are permitted in the Fitness Center with direct and constant supervision of a parent or legal guardian.

Youth ages 12-15 (or grades 6-9) must complete Uplift to be permitted in the Fitness Center or allowed to participate in adult Group Exercise classes without a parent or guardian.

The Teen Center is for youth in grades 6th-12th only and during specific Teen hours.

Members 16 and older may use the Y facility and services without parental supervision.