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The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA provides a full range of fitness, activity, sports, child care and camp programs that will help get you feeling great!

Connect with your inner-health! From youth fitness to cardio programs for families, the Lakewood-Trumbull wellness center houses professional cardio and strength training equipment designed and geared for all fitness levels. Learn more about the Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA and how to become a member.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday:  5:15am–9:00pm
Saturday:             8:00am–5:00pm
Sunday:               9:00am–3:00pm

Child Watch Hours

Mon – Thurs:  8:30am–12:30pm / 4:00pm–7:00pm
Friday:           8:30am–12:30pm / 4:00pm–6:00pm
Saturday:       8:00am–12:00pm

Sunday:         9:00am-12:30pm


Family Program Center

20 Trefoil Drive
Trumbull, CT  06611
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Camp and Outdoor Center

204 Stanley Road
Monroe, CT  06468
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Lakewood Lightning Stroke Clinic

Join District Aquatic Director Matt LaPrino and staff for a great educational experience.  All four strokes will be covered as well as starts and turns.  Don’t miss the opportunity to have your swimmers start the summer on the right note.

Matt has has served as an Assistant Swimming Coach for the Soundview YMCA Stingrays (SYS) working with all levels of student athletes from those 8-under to Olympic Trials qualifiers.  Prior to joining the YMCA LaPrino served as Aquatic Director/Head Swimming Coach for the Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich, where he was responsible for managing staff and aquatic programs, marketing and development, and overseeing the physical plant.  Prior to that, he served as Assistant Pool Director and Assistant Head Swimming Coach for the Greenwich Country Club.

Open to ages 8-16 and is suited for all levels of competitive swimming, from intermediate to highly competitive age group and senior level swimmers.  Swimmers are assigned to lanes based on their ability not age.

DATES:  Session 1 Monday – Friday June 9 – 13   /   Session 2 Monday – Friday June 16 – 20

TIMES:  4:30-6:00pm


Lakewood Lightning        $75

YMCA Member                   $95

Community Member         $190

For more information, please contact:  Matt LaPrino 203 878 6501 x3117 or

Race 4 Chase Triathlon Program

Race 4 Chase Triathlon Program

Race 4 Chase (formerly Achieve), is named for Chase Kowalski, an amazing little boy from Newtown, who loved to run. Race 4 Chase strives to empower kids to reach their full potential.

Registration is for children ages 6-12 years old wishing to participate in the Race 4 Chase Triathlon Program. This program provides youth with a fun, skill building, life-changing experience by introducing them to the sport of triathlon.  LWT Race for Chase Triathlon Program Application

This free program runs for 6 weeks beginning Monday, June 23, 2014 and ending Saturday, August 2, 2014 at the Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA.  Program times are 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. daily, Monday – Friday. Race day is the culmination of the program for the three YMCA Race 4 Chase programs at YMCA Camp Mataucha in Watertown on Saturday, August 2, 2014.  All participants will compete in a Youth Triathlon on this day.

The application (LWT Race for Chase Triathlon Program Application) needs to be completed by both parent/guardian and child wishing to participate in the program.  Please answer all questions; if you have additional children, each child must have a separate application.

Due to limited enrollment, applications will be evaluated based on several factors. Selection priority will be given to first time registrations, a demonstration of need, and those indicating a sincere desire to participate for the complete duration of the program.

You will be notified if your child has been selected into the program. If selected, completion of a registration packet is required.

Deadline applications are due back no later than May 1, 2014

Please return application to Jeb Backus at or at the Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA 20 Trefoil Drive, Trumbull CT 06611

Race 4 Chase funding made possible by the Chase Michael Anthony Kowalski Foundation

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A Healthy Life Happens Here

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Take a look: Spring Program Guide

Spring Program Session:  April 21 – June 15, 2014

Facility Member Registration:  March 31

Community Member Registration:  April 7

From A to Z, we offer a variety of experiences to nurture the potential of every child and adult improve the nation’s health, and provide support to our neighbors.

Saturday, April 26th 10am-1pm

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Build a Happier, Healthier Kid!

Summer is the time for kids to get up, get out and grow. But for some kids, exposure to activities that stimulate the body and mind ends with the school year. In fact, research shows that kids are prone to gain more weight and fall behind in studies. On April 26, the Y will celebrate Healthy Kids Day, our national initiative to improve the health and well-being of kids.

Relax, Explore and Play at Our Outdoor YMCA

Join the Lakewood-Trumbull Y Family Outdoor Center this summer!

Our 47 acre facility includes 3 pools, a pond for fishing as well as boating, basketball and tennis courts, mini golf, concession stand and a 2500 square foot pavilion.  Located at 204 Stanley Road in Monroe, the Y Outdoor Family Center is open from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Information includes Flyer and Membership Registration Forms

Center Hours/Pool Hours:
May/June Mon-Fri: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sat-Sun: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
July/Aug/Sept Mon – Fri: 11:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Sat: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sun: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

To register or request additional information about the YMCA Outdoor Center, please contact us during the off-season at 203.445.9633 or after May 1st at 203.261.2566


Lakewood Lightning Swim Team

Ages: 6 – 16 years

The Lakewood Lightning Swim Team 2014 season is rapidly approaching!  Once again we will be having one unified team, intended to benefit everyone.  We will have daily practices as well as swim meets throughout the summer.  Our meets are designed to give swimmers a fun opportunity to showcase their skills and demonstrate how hard they have worked in practice.

Registration: Registration will begin on April 1.  Online registration is unavailable for the Lakewood Lightning swim team.

For more information, please call 203 445 9633  2014 Information, Registration and Waiver

Good Friends, Great Nights

Y Teen Night April 25 from 8-11pm!

Get a balanced plate of fun, exercise, and the chance to be with friends for three safe hours at the Y.  3 on 3 basketball, dodge ball, gymnastics open-gym are just a few programs offered during this fun time.  Visit the ice cream sundae bar and bring cash for the concession stand.  The Y has professional leader to oversee all Y Teen Nights.

Who:  Grades 5-8

Registration:  Limit 175 Teens.  Register before 8:30pm, March 20 for the early bird discount.  Registration on  Friday over the phone will end at 5pm and online at 6:30pm.   Waivers are required for every Y teen night.  If you register online, you will fill out an electronic waiver.      Teen Night Waiver

Fees:  Early Bird Registration:  Facility Members Free / Community Members $10.00.  After Early Bird Registration:  Facility Members $10.00 Community Members $20.00

Endless Summer Fun

LWT Summer Camp PictureAt Camp Tepee, Gymnastics Camp and our Sports Clinics!

You can expect all of the annual summer favorites from the Lakewood-Trumbull Y – swim lessons, arts and crafts, archery, sports clinics and gymnastics programs.  Our programs are designed for children from 3-15 years old.

At Camp Tepee, we have a new zip line – a new way to give our campers an adrenaline rush!

Discovery Campers will be part of Camp Tepee’s full day camp program.  They will also have pre and post care options available!

Your child is sure to have fun, make new friends, grow as a person, and make memories that will last you a lifetime at Camp Tepee, Gymnastics Camp or at a Sports Clinic.

We look forward to seeing you at the Lakewood-Trumbull Y this summer!  Browse our 2014 Summer Day Camp Brochure:  Camp Brochure

To register download, pickup or have us mail you the registration packet.  Registration Packet   Fill out the registration forms.  Calculate the deposit.  Write out your check and either mail or drop off your check and all the forms at the Y.  Parent Handbook

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We will host open house events on:  Saturday, March 29; April 12; May 17 10am – 1 pm.  Visit the camp and meet the staff.  We’ll give you a tour and answer all your questions.

Fun with Friends


When school is out due to holidays and scheduled breaks, the Lakewood-Trumbull Y is there to provide vacation day programming for families who want a great experience for their children!   Led by fun, year round gymnastics leaders, participants will feel the excitement of making new friends and learning new skills in similar age groups.  The Y features an state of the art gymnastics facility with an in-ground trampoline and foam safety pit system.  Participants will use the 1/2 court basketball facility for sports and games, as well as, the dance studio for Hip Hop skills!

Days:  Choose Individual Days or the whole week! April 14 through April 18


1/2 Day Fun Club (Preschool)   9:00am-12:30pm

1/2 Day Fun Club (School-Age)   9:00am-12:30pm

Full Day Fun Club (Preschool) 9:00am-3:30pm

Full Day Fun Club (School Aged)   9:00am-3:30pm

Before Care (Complimentary)          7:30pm-9:00am

After-Care 3:30pm-6:00pm

Location:  Lakewood-Trumbull Y Family Program Center

Registration Forms:  LWT Y Vacation Days Registration Packet


Prevention. Lifestyle. Support.

YMCA Diabetes Prevention Program

The YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program helps adults at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes reduce their risk for developing the disease by taking steps that will improve their overall health and well-being.  Research by the National Institutes of Health has shown that programs like the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention Program can reduce the number of new cases of type 2 diabetes by 58%, and 71% in adults over the age of 60. Click Here to find out if you qualify and for more information about classes.


Y Fun Club

Set Your Books Aside

Experience the Y Fun Club at the Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA when Trumbull/Monroe schools are canceled due to weather, or there is an emergency closing and you still have to work.  The Y can provide your child a safe half or full day option packed with activities.  Have your child experience gymnastics, floor hockey, dance and more.  Bring a nut free snack (two if in full day) and a nut free lunch.  Come have fun at the Y!

WHERE:  Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA

WHEN:  When school is canceled due to weather.  Register to secure a spot!

AGE:  3-5 Years & Potty Trained / K-6th Grade


1/2 Day Preschool 9:00am-12:30pm

½ Day K-6th 9:00am-12:30pm

Full Day Preschool 9:00am-3:30pm

Full Day K-6th Grade 9:00am-3:30pm

Before Care (Complimentary) 8:00am-9:00am

After Care Option K-6th 3:30pm-6:00pm

CONTACT:  Ben Laurent


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Stay Active, Be Healthy, Keep Having Fun

Silver Sneaker Members

We are glad that you are being active and having fun with friends here at the Y!  To help you stick with it we are offering a new program.

Pick up a new Silver Sneakers Loyalty Card each month. Have it punch each day you come to the Y to get moving. At the end of the month if you have 10 punches turn it in your card. You will have a chance to win a gift card from a local merchant!


Experience the Y Before and After School

Register Now For School Age Child Care

You can relax knowing that with us, your kids are getting their daily dose of fun, homework assistance, character development, cultural enrichment and fitness at the Y, and at a price every family can afford.

Before Care Monday – Friday 7:00am until the start of school

After Care Monday – Friday end of school until 6:00pm

Conveniently serving the following schools:

Stepney Elementary

Fawn Hollow Elementary

Monroe Elementary will be served at Fawn Hallow Elementary.   (Transportation will be provided between Fawn Hollow and Monroe Elementary.)

2014 2015 School Age Child Care Registration Packet


Tune Into Your Child's Development

Tune Into Your Child’s Development

Play with your child and meet others!

Playtime Pals is a mother/caregiver and child play class for ages 14-24 months.

Stepping Stones is a drop off class for 2 and 3 year olds! A great way to get ready for those preschool years. Playtime, lunch/snack (parent provided), craft, storytime, circle time. Child does not have to be potty trained.  Stepping Stones participants have the option of attending both days at a reduced rate.

WHEN:  Playtime Pals (14-24 months):  Thursday 9:30 am – 10:15 am / (15-36 months):  Thursday 10:30 am – 11:15 am

Stepping Stones (2 & 3 years):  Thursday 11:30 am – 1:15 pm; Friday 11:30 am – 1:15 pm

Discover learning, Discover Gymnastics

What do you get when you take preschool gymnastics and add learning a,b,c’s and 1,2,3’s:  A clever new approach to learning called DISCOVERY DOLPHINS!  This PRESCHOOL DROP-OFF program will have your child exercising in 45 minutes of gymnastics followed by a story and craft, all centered around weekly themes.  This class is perfect for the child who attends preschool two days a week but could use one more day of activity or fun with friends!

AGES:  For potty-trained, boys and girls 3 – 5 years old

WHEN:  Tuesday 9:15 am – 11:15 am; Friday 9:15 am – 11:15 am: Friday 12:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Youth Sports

Youth Sports

Team sports at the Y build character and self-esteem. Participants cultivate values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement. Kids will not only learn the fundamentals and how to work together on a team, but also who they are and what they can achieve.

Our programs include gymnastics, dance, soccer, basketball, baseball, tennis and more.  We also offer more advanced classes for children who have taken our sports classes before.

View our schedules page to learn more about the youth sports we offer.