Sports & Leagues

BASKETBALL CLINIC

Learn to dribble like Duncan, and shoot like Steph in this introductory course.  Younger participants will focus more on the fundamentals, while the older ones will have more opportunities to practice their skills in pick-up games as well.

When:  March 13 - April 29, 2017

Monday
Ages 5-7 - 3:30-4:00pm
Ages 8-10 - 4:00-4:30pm
Ages 11-15 - 4:30-5:00pm

Wednesday
Ages 5-7 - 3:30-4:00pm
Ages 8-10 - 4:00-4:30pm
Ages 11-15 - 4:30-5:00pm

REGISTER: Contact Justin Ream, Youth Development Coordinator; 570-823-2191
Justin.ream@wbymca.org


DODGEBALL LEAGUE

  • Ages 16 and up
  • Teams of 6-10 players
  • 25 minute games
  • Packets can be picked up at the front desk, or printed from the website
  • Completed packets can be returned to the front desk of the YMCA by Saturday, February 4th

When: Monday Evenings  February 6th– March 27th, 2017

Time: 6:30-9:00 PM

COST: $150 per team

Location: WILKES-BARRE FAMILY YMCA– Henry Gym
Download more info about Dodgeball

REGISTER: Contact Justin Ream, Youth Development Coordinator; 570-823-2191
Justin.ream@wbymca.org


YOUTH INDOOR SOCCER PROGRAM (ages 3-6)

January 9-March 4, 2017

The YMCA youth indoor soccer program will consist of one evening practice during the week and a game on Saturday mornings.

The YMCA is now accepting applications for volunteer coaches.  Parents are guaranteed to coach their child’s team. All volunteers must obtain the following clearances:  PA Criminal Background Check, Child Abuse Clearance and FBI Fingerprinting.  Please contact the YMCA for information on obtaining the clearances.

Parents who wish to volunteer to coach a team please fill out the volunteer form at the front desk and attach clearances by December 9, 2016.

Register for the Youth soccer program here.

Download Soccer flyer for more info


For more information contact:

Justin Ream, Youth Development Coordinator
570-970-5036; Justin.ream@wbymca.org

To register for a class call 570-823-2191

Download our February 2017 Youth & Family Brochure

**If your child is currently enrolled in any of the  Y’s afterschool programs, arrangements can be made for them to be brought to a program during their afterschool time.  Please contact the Childcare Director for further information.


PICKLEBALL

OPEN COURT/PICK-UP PLAY

Monday, Wednesday and Friday: 9am - 11am
Tuesday: 2pm - 4pm
Sunday; 12pm - 2pm

About the Game
Pickleball is played with a perforated plastic ball and a paddle. The game is easy for beginners to learn, and can develop into competitive play for experienced players.

Equipment
We provide paddles and balls! Players are welcome to bring their own equipment as well.

LEARN THE HOW TO PLAY
Lessons: Tuesday 2-4pm by appointment
Members: Unlimited free lessons
Non-members: One free lesson (Additional lessons $5/lesson)

We encourage all beginners to take a lesson. Learn from our seasoned members in a relaxed and easy paced environment.

Please contact Lauranel Banks, Wellness Director to schedule a lesson. 570-970-5012