Scouting & Group Aquatic Programs

The Greater Scranton & Wilkes-barre Family YMCA’s are offering several different options for Boy Scout, Girl Scout, Church and/or School Groups at the YMCAs.

Option #1: Saturday or Sunday Wibit (inflatable Water Play Structures) 2-hour Party. 1 hour of fun playing in the pool on our Wibits. 2nd hour in our party room. Four round 12-cut Pizzas, Water, Juice and paper products are all included. Our Party host will greet the group, help to get them oriented in the pool, and serve the pizza. The party fee covers up
to 20 children and up to 5 adults. Additional pizza can be ordered. Party Fee: $270

Option #2: One Hour Scouting Badge Testing. Provide the Y with the testing skills for the badge the group is working on, and the YMCA will have one of our Lifeguards or Swim Instructors test the group. Fee: $20 per scout. (minimum of 6 scouts, maximum of 16 scouts)

Option #3: Four 1-hour Scouting Badge Instruction. Lessons. Provide the Y with the swim badge requirements, and we will have our Instructor(s) teach & coach the scouts to help them to be able to accomplish the skills. We will test them on the skills during the final lesson. Fee: $40 per scout (minimum of 6 scouts, maximum of 16 scouts)

Contact: Diane Dempsey to schedule or get more info

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Have your child's Birthday Party at the YMCA.

Parties are available on Friday evenings, Saturdays and Sundays.
Check out all available Birthday Party Packages!

For more information contact:
Senior Aquatic Director
Diana Dempsey
570-823-2191 ext. 5051