Youth Programs

YOUTH PROGRAMS

April 1 - May 5
Member Registration: March 11th
Non-member Registration: March 18th

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AGES 3-5

We Got Talent! - Youth will enjoy singing and dancing to some of their favorite songs while playing with musical instruments.

  • Location: Gym
  • Time: 11-11:30am
  • Day: Monday

Let’s Play with Play-Dough! - Our three to five year olds will have fun playing with play dough and cookie cutters to create their own fun!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 11-11:30am
  • Day: Tuesday

Land and Sea! - Toddlers will explore sand and water tables with different materials each week!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 11-11:30am
  • Day: Wednesday

Welcome to the YMCA Zoo! - Toddlers will enjoy playing and learning all about the different animals you will find at the zoo!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 11-11:30am
  • Day: Thursday

YMCA Costume Shop! - Youth will enjoy playing dress up and explore different professions!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 9:00-9:30a.m.
  • Day: Saturday

AGES 5-8

YMCA Lego Club! - Kids will create and build all types of Lego structures!

  • Location: Café
  • Time: 5-5:30pm
  • Day: Monday

Kids Café - Basic hands-on cooking recipes that are fun, easy and ready to eat! Age: 5-8

  • Location: café
  • Time: 5:00-5:30pm
  • Day: Tuesday

Meteorologist in Training! – Kids will learn all about the different types of weather while also trying to crate them!

  • Location: Cafe
  • Time: 5-4:30pm
  • Day: Wednesday

Slime Ya Later! - Each week kids will enjoy making ooey gooy slime in all different colors and textures!

  • Location: Multi
  • Time: 5-5:30pm
  • Day: Thursday

Jewelry Club - Kids will learn how to make friendship bracelets, necklaces and bracelets!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 10:00-10:30am
  • Day: Saturday

Cars and Trucks Oh My! - Youth will enjoy playing with cars and trucks while creating their own tracks out of different materials!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 10:00-10:30am
  • Day: Saturday

Ages 9 -12

Young Brainiac’s - Kids will enjoy trying to crack mind boggling different puzzles that make your brain think!

  • Location: Multi
  • Time: 6-6:30pm
  • Day: Monday

Young Artists - Kids will enjoy creating beautiful canvases using different types of materials!

  • Location: Multi
  • Time: 6-6:30pm
  • Day: Tuesday

Nerf Mania! - Kids will enjoy having nerf wars in the gym and creating forts with the imaginations playground!

  • Location: Middle Gym
  • Time: 6-6:30pm
  • Day: Wednesday

Wizarding World of the YMCA! - Join us as we explore all things Harry Potter! Age: 8-12

  • Location: Multi
  • Time: 6:00pm
  • Day: Thursday

Can You Stack’ Um? - Youth will enjoy learning how to stack cups into different patterns while beating the clock!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 11:00-11:30am
  • Day: Saturday

Be a Designer! - Youth will enjoy creating images using Perler Beads!

  • Location: School Age Room
  • Time: 11:00-11:30am
  • Day: Saturday

PRICING:
FAMILY MEMBERS: Free
MEMBERS: $25
NON-MEMBERS: $70
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For more information please contact Ashlee Rittenhouse 570-970-5039


YOUTH SPORTS

April 1 - May 5
Member Registration: March 11th
Non-member Registration: March 18th

BEAN BAG GAMES!

  • Monday - 10:30-11:00am
  • Ages 3-5
  • Multi Purpose Room

GYMNASTICS

  • Monday - 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 3-7)
  • 4:30-5:00pm (Ages 8-12)
  • Henry Gym

PICKLEBALL

  • Monday - 5:15-6:00pm
  • Ages 6-12
  • Henry Gym

LETS GO FOR A RIDE!

  • Tuesday - 11:30-12:00pm
  • Ages 3-5
  • Multi Purpose Room

CHEERLEADING

  • Tuesday - 4:00-4:30pm (Ages 3-5)
  • 4:30-5:0pm (Ages 6-8)
  • 5:00-5:30pm (Ages 9-12)
  • Henry Gym

FLOOR HOCKEY

  • Tuesday - 6:00-6:45pm
  • Ages 6-12
  • Middle Gym

IMAGINATION PLAYGROUND

  • Wednesday - 10:30--11:00am
  • Ages 3-5
  • Multi Purpose Room

DODGEBALL

  • Wednesday - 6:30-7:15pm
  • Ages 6-12
  • Middle Gym

KIDS CUBES!

  • Thursday - 11:30-12:00pm
  • Ages 3-5
  • Multi Purpose Room

FLAG FOOTBALL 

  • Thursday - 5:00-5:30pm (Ages 5-8)
  • 5:30-6:00pm (9-12)
  • Henry Gym

BASKETBALL

  • Thursday - 5:00-5:30pm (Ages 5-8)
  • 5:30-6:00pm (Ages 9-12)
  • Middle Gym

ULTIMATE FRISBEE

  • Thursday - 6:00-6:30pm (Ages 5-7)
  • 6:30-7:00pm (Ages 8-12)
  • Middle Gym

Y FITNESS

  • Saturday - 10:30-11:00am (Ages 5-8)
  • 11:30-12:00pm (Age 9-12)
  • Middle Gym

KIDS YOGA

  • Saturday, 9:30-10:00am
  • Ages 3-5
  • Middle Gym

PRICING:
FAMILY MEMBERS: Free
MEMBERS: $25
NON-MEMBERS: $70
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For more information please contact Ashlee Rittenhouse 570-970-5039

 


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.