Programs like Yoga and dance give kids the opportunity to stay active, improve balance and coordination, and have fun!
Girls on the Run is a life-changing, experiential learning program for girls ages eight to thirteen that combines training for a 5K with self-esteem enhancing, uplifting workouts. The program runs after school, both in schools and at YMCA locations, and provides girls with the tools to make positive decisions and to avoid risky adolescent behaviors.
A fun, after school character development program for boys in 3rd-5th grade that focuses on doing one’s personal best. The ten-week program is led by volunteer coaches who guide and mentor the boys through an uplifting and physical curriculum that covers different topics such as positive sportsmanship, goal setting, bullying, and making healthy choices.
For kids, rock climbing can be a safe and exciting challenge. At our Ys, kids can safely learn the techniques and skills of climbing on our indoor rock walls. Our Ys offer both structured climbing classes and open climbing.
Dance cultivates an appreciation for artistry while building coordination and confidence in kids. Our Ys offer dance programs for kids ages 1 to 12 in a variety of dance styles, including ballet, tap, jazz, modern, hip hop, and more.