Fall Programs

The YMCA of Greenwich nurtures the potential of every child and teen by supporting their unique youth development journey through holistic programming. We aim to provide all youth with the tools and resources they need to succeed in life. Whether it’s gaining the confidence that comes from learning to swim or building the positive relationships that lead to good sportsmanship and teamwork, participating in sports at the Y is about building the whole child, from the inside out.

Ballet, boxing, basketball, soccer, swimming, martial arts are just a few of the classes we offer. Click on the links below to be taken to the class of your choice.

 

Tumble ClassesTwo’s Time | Parent & Child Classes | Ballet | Boxing | Martial Arts | Basketball | Sports Classes | Y Warrior Classes | Swimming Lessons

 

Our Summer Program runs from September 20th – December 19th

 

  • Member Registration opens September 8th

  • Non-Member Registration opens September 13th

  • NO CLASSESNovember 24th  – 28th

    For more information on registration and policies, including our COVID-19 refund/credit policies, click here

 

Tumble Classes

Our Tumble Classes enhance the development of your child’s self-esteem and unique physical abilities by providing him or her with personal attention and instruction. Designed specifically to address each age group’s developmental needs, Tumble Classes focus on building independence, basic gymnastic skills, stimulating structured activities and free play.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-8 |  Ages 8-17 Months

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 9:00AM-9:30AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-8 |  Ages 18-30 Months

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 9:45AM-10:30AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-8 |  Ages 2 1/2-3 1/2 Years

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 10:45AM-11:30AM

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Two’s Time Classes

This program will provide a casual and nurturing introduction to nursery school. We look forward to welcoming your child to our safe, stimulating, child-centered pre-nursery separation program.During class time, your toddler will be introduced to such activities as: Sand & Water Play, Circle Time, Motor Activities, Block Building, Art, Imaginative Play, Puppetry, Hands-On “Manipulatives”, Language Development, Story Time, Music & Dance. *Children participating in Childwatch may be walked to/from Two’s Time if needed.

PARTICIPANTS 3-8 |  Ages 2-Year-Olds

Tuesdays 9:30-11:00 AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-8 |  Ages 2-Year-Olds

Thursdays 9:30-11:00 AM

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Parent & Child Classes

Both parents and children will enjoy creating unique works of art, promoting self-expression and developing social skills in our Parent and Child Classes.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-10 |  Ages 2-4

Fridays 10:30AM-11:15AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-10 |  Ages 3-5

Thursdays 11:30AM-12:15AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-10 |  Ages 2-3

Fridays 9:30AM-10:15AM

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Ballet Classes

The Ballet Program at the YMCA of Greenwich will teach your child classical ballet techniques and terminology. Each class includes barre exercises, center floor work, and across-the-floor combinations. The ballet curriculum is based on a combination of classic and modern methods. Dancers will progress to the next level as their technique allows.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 4-6

Saturdays 11:15 AM-12:15 PM
Tuesdays 4:00-5:00 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 6-9

Saturdays 10:00-11:00 AM
Tuesdays 5:15-6:15 PM

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Boxing Classes

Learn the fundamentals of boxing technique and self defense in our hour of power youth boxing. Improve strength, endurance, and athleticism while relieving stress and having fun. What’s more, you’ll build lean muscle, and sharpen coordination and balance, all while relieving stress and having fun. Mental toughness is guaranteed!

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 6-9

Mondays 4:00-4:45 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 10-14

Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM
Wednesdays 4:00-5:00 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 15-18

Wednesdays 5:00-6:00 PM
Fridays 4:00-4:00 PM

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Martial Arts Classes

Our martial arts classes begin by teaching the fundamentals in a non-competitive environment. After which, our marital art classes progress to teach fitness, self-defense, discipline, and self-confidence. Your child will work closely with our instructors to learn a variety of tactics that involve punches, kicks, blocks, take downs, and weapon defense.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 3-5

Tuesdays 4:00-4:45 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 6-8

Tuesdays 5:00-5:45 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 9-112

Tuesdays 6:00-7:00 PM

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Basketball Classes

Basketball Classes at the YMCA of Greenwich focus on developing basketball skills, team work and sportsmanship. Children will learn and/or further develop basketball skills such as dribbling, passing, and shooting. Staff will lead basketball practice drills and offensive and defensive plays with an emphasis on having fun. Moreover, depending on the class level, children will learn about the game of basketball and its strategies.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-12|  Ages 4-6

Saturdays 10:00-10:45 AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12|  Ages 6-8

Saturdays 11:00-11:45 AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12|  Ages 8-11

Saturdays 12:00-1:00 PM

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Sports Classes

Our Sports Classes are an exciting opportunity for boys and girls to have fun and stay active. Children will learn and develop team building, trust, and communication skills. Whether you sign your child up for Soccer Skills & Drills, Morning Movement, Run Club, or Soccer Conditioning, he or she will have fun, make friends, and be active.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-12|  Ages 6-9

Saturdays 9:30-11:00 AM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12|  Ages 3-

Thursdays 4:00-4:45 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12|  Ages 7-10

Thursdays 5:00-6:00 PM

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Y Warrior Classes

Y Warrior Classes focus on physical strength and fitness, working on body composure and coordination while enjoying a safe, fun practice of Parkour – a training discipline using movement that’s developed from military obstacle course training. The Y Warrior Program combines cardio and strength training while constantly challenging your child by offering consistent and positive motivational support. Activities include Military style circuits, strength and flexibility stations using their own body weight, obstacle courses, ball games, jump ropes, and more.

 

PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 3-5

Mondays 4:00-4:45 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 6-8

Mondays 5:00-6:00 PM

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PARTICIPANTS 3-12 |  Ages 9-12

Mondays 6:00-7:00 PM

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Swimming Lessons

Following the YMCA National Swim Instruction Program, our curriculum focuses on teaching water safety and comfort followed by stroke development. All lessons are held in our Alumni warm-water pool for 30 minutes with the exception of YOUTH levels 4-6 which are 45 minutes, and Level 7’s which are 1 hour. Note: swim evaluations maybe required.

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Questions? We’d love to help. 

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