Our Y Night event will include Music, Pool Games, Inflatable Fun, Gym Games, pizza, ice cream sundaes and a raffle for a gift certificate to fun places in the area. Bring your swimsuit, towel, and pool float to the party. This is a community event so bring your friends and join the party! Space is limited, sign up early.
When: February 25, 2017 / March 25, 2017 / April 22, 2017
Where: Hamden/North Haven YMCA
Who: 5th and 6th Graders
Fee: In advance–Y Members $12 / Community Participants $15 / At the door, $20 CASH for everyone!
*Parent Chaperones receive a registration discount for the next Y Night event! Contact Kevin Majneber for more information.
Our Youth Wellness Orientation Bracelet Program is designed for youth members ages 10-13 who would like to use our Wellness Center while their parent is in the room. Youth will be given FREE trainings with one of our Wellness Coaches to learn about each aspect of the Wellness Center. Youth members will learn proper technique, safety and etiquette of gym fitness. Schedule your appointment today at the Member Welcome Center.
Wellness Center: Yellow Bracelet
Youth members 10-13 years of age are permitted to exercise on the cardiovascular equipment with a parent after completing a free orientation with a Wellness Coach. The youth member must wear a yellow wristband when working out in the Branch.
Wellness Center: Blue Bracelet
Youth members 12-13 years of age are permitted to exercise on the strength equipment with a parent after completing a free orientation with a Wellness Coach. The youth member must wear a blue wristband when working out in the Branch. Prerequisite: Must have completed yellow bracelet training.
For more information: Please speak with our Member Service Team or Wellness Director.
Join us for dancing and fun each week! This program is set in a small group environment focusing on the basics of dance. This new and exciting program will highlight different types of dance and movement each week.
When: Thurs: 5:00-5:45pm
Fees: Member: $40 Community: $80
AGES 5-9 years old
Our Coaches invite you to join their team for a game of floor hockey each week. They will focus on skills building and teamwork during each class. Whether you are a beginner or a pro, this is the place to go! Registration is required.
Fri: 5:15-6:00 pm
Free for Members!
Ages 5 – 8 years old
Join us for Flag Football at the Y. Flag football will take place outside, weather permitting. Registration is required. Check out our Program Guide (stored on the Schedules Page) for days and times
Free for Members
Our main focus is to bring a little dance education and lots of fun into the room. Classes available for adults and children!
You or your child will learn all of the basic Hip Hop moves and also be able to make up some of their own. You will learn many new steps and routines while developing coordination and skills.
Ages 5+ years old
Join our archery guru, each week for archery lessons at the Y! Participants will build skills each week through various activities and games at the archery range. Whether you are a beginner or a pro, this is the place to go!
When: Wednesdays 5:15 – 6:00 pm
Ages 3-5 years old
Learn the basics of tee ball with a trained Y Coach. Each week, children will develop new skills while making friends in this fun-filled environment.
Ages 3 – 6 years old
Learn the basic skills of basketball from our experienced staff members. Kids will learn how to dribble, shoot, and pass while learning the importance of teamwork.
Learn the basics of soccer while having fun and practicing with friends! Each week will be dedicated to learning a different skill and each session will conclude with a game. Your child will have fun practicing old skills and learning new techniques with our instructors! Weather permitting.
Ages 3-5 years old with parents Saturday 9:00 – 9:45 am
Ages 6-8 years old Saturday 10:00 – 10:45 am
Our instructors provide you with the perfect chance to give your preschooler experience in multiple sports throughout a six week session. Each sport (soccer, t-ball and basketball) will receive two weeks of focus while the kids engage in games and activities to get a taste for each sport and the skills they require.
Fridays 5:15 – 6:00 pm
Free for Members!
Ages: Parties for ages 5 and older
Our specialty parties are designed to make your child’s party the BEST EVER! We offer party packages to fit everyone’s needs. Our parties provide you with an hour of a specialty activity and an hour in our party room. A host is provided to help make your party run smoothly. Parties offered on Saturday and Sundays. Please contact the Y for more details.