Youth Porgams

PLAYGROUND PALOOZA/ KIDLETICS

Keep those playground favorites going into the summer!  Each week we will tackle those school day favorites such as kickball, 4-square, dodgeball, and many, many more.  At the same time participants will work on their fitness in  fun and creative ways!

Friday
Ages 5-7: 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ages 8-10: 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Ages 11-15:  7:00pm - 7:30pm


SPORT WALL

Learn how our latest addition to the Henry Gym works.  Our Sport Wall is built for some interactive fun in mind!  Each week participants will take on different obstacle courses, games, and challenges using the many built-in features on this electronic wonder!

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


STEM

Otherwise known as Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.  Participants will explore these amazing areas by working together on projects and challenges every week.  Build the ultimate race car, become a mad scientist, or a fantastic architect and build the strongest tower!

Thursday
Ages 3-6: 4:00-4:30pm
Ages 7-10: - 4:30-5:00pm


ROOKIE DAYS

Ever wanted to try a new sport, but don’t know if you will enjoy it or not?  Join us for Rookie Days to find out!  Through this program we will target new, and unique sports.  Some of these sports include floor hockey, ultimate frisbee, and lacrosse!

Wednesday
Ages 5-7: 6:00pm - 6:30pm
Ages 8-10: 6:30pm - 7:00pm
Ages 11-15:  7:00pm - 7:30pm


PROGRAM RATES

FAMILY MEMBERS: FREE
MEMBERS: $30
NON-MEMBERS: $48

Register for programs here!

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 May Youth Calendar

**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.


Free Tutoring

The Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA is now offering FREE tutoring for children on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 5:00pm-7:00pm from September through May. This service is provided by students from Wilkes University. Call 570-970-5041 for more information.