FOR YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Great futures start at the Y.

That’s why we are dedicated to bringing you programs that will help your child excel as a teammate or athlete, and as an individual. From agility training for both the mind and body, to gearing your child up with healthy habits that will last a lifetime, our Youth Programming team is here to help you and your children, tweens and teens reach their athletic and fitness goals – both mentally and physically. 


With my Y Membership if I’m 6-14 years, I can…

  • Swim with an Adult in the Olympic or Alumni Pool during family swim
  • Enjoy Y Play with my adult
  • Enjoy playtime in Childwatch when my adult uses the Y
  • Enroll in our Youth Fit Program *12-14 years*
  • Enroll in group or private swim lessons
  • Enroll in Y sports or humanities classes
  • Join the Y’s swim team, water polo or diving club
  • Have my birthday party at the Y
  • Participate in family fun Y events
  • Enroll in Vacation Camp while school is out
  • Enroll in the Early Learning Center Afters program

With my Y Membership if I’m 15 and older, I CAN…

  • Enjoy the Y without a guardian with a Teen or Family membership
  • Work out in the wellness center or base fitness without a parent
  • Participate in any group exercise class
  • Play sports at the Y like Basketball
  • Join the Y’s swim team, water polo or diving club
  • Enjoy swimming during lap or free swim with my friends
  • Learn how to become a Lifeguard or get Babysitting certification
  • Become a C.I.T. (Counselor-in-Training) during camps
  • Become a Y volunteer and earn service hours

FALL 2020

September 26 – December 18

  • Member Registration: September 8
  • Non-Member Registration: September 14
  • NO CLASSES: Thanksgiving Weekend, Wednesday, November 25 – Sunday, November 29, classes resume Monday, November 30

HOW TO REGISTER

Registering for our programs is fast and easy! 

  • Register Online. Visit our Online Registration Portal
  • Register In-Person. Our Member Services Team is also available to assist you in signing up for classes and programs.
  • Participants may only attend classes for which they are registered. 
  • NOTE: When you register for the Fall session, you will be reserving a spot for the entire duration of the Fall session (12 weeks), though we are only billing for four weeks out at a time. If you would like to cancel, you must send in a cancelation request at least five days prior to billing, which will happen on the first of each month. Failure to provide a cancellation request will NOT result in a refund or credit. Cancellations do not apply to Swim School lessons. 
  • NOTE: Swim School classes may require an evaluation. Evaluations prior to registration for new participants and those who missed the last session are mandatory. Please schedule in a timely fashion prior to classes beginning. 

Don’t miss out on our School Vacation Camps

Our Vacation Camp program offers tons of creative, engaging and fun choices including arts & crafts, gym games, pool time, fitness classes and much more! 

  • Click here to learn more

Questions? We’d love to help. 

For more information about Youth Enrichment Programs, please contact Diana Gonzalez at dgonzalez@gwymca.org.

For more information about Youth Sports Programs, please contact Nodar Karanadze at nkaranadze@gwymca.org.

For more information about Youth & Teen Wellness please contact Christine Lavin at clavin@gwymca.org.