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Family Time

Serving families has always been at the heart of the Y. We are a place where they can find respite from social, economic and educational challenges, and learn how to overcome them. We have a fundamental desire to provide opportunities for every family to build stronger bonds, achieve greater work/life balance, and become more engaged with their communities.

Family time at the Y is about giving families as a unit, and as individuals, the opportunities to deepen relationships, develop new skills and interests, improve their health and well-being, and connect to the community.


-> Kid's Club

Kid's Club at Central YMCA

At the Y, we are committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment to spark your child's imagination with experiences to help them thrive. As a family facility member, while you're at the Y working out, your child can enjoy Kid's Club while socializing with other children and engaging in fun activities. Stop in today, take a tour, and meet our caring staff.

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am - 1:30 pm & 3:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Saturday: 7:45 am – 2 pm
Sunday: 8:00 am – 1 pm
Ages: 6 weeks to 12 years of age

View our Kid's Club Parent Handbook

-> 1-2-3 Grow!

1-2-3 Grow at Central YMCA

This is a movement education class that includes free play, circle time, and parachute time. Located in the Small Gym. Parent participation is required.

Tuesday: 10:45 am - 11:45 am
Wednesday: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Thursday: 10:45 am - 11:45 am
Ages: 6 months - 36 months

->The Next Step

The Next Step at Central YMCA

Set off on a new adventure with your child in our newest program: The Next Step. This is a fun, interactive parent participation class that helps your little one get ready for kindergarten. There are monthly themed projects and curriculum designed to develop language and literacy, math skills, social and emotional skills, science skills, creative arts, Developmental Assets, and character.

Monday & Wednesday 10:45-11:45 am
Tuesday & Thursday 9:15-10:15 am
Ages: 3 - 5 years

-> Ready, Set, Read

Ready Set Read at Central YMCA

Teaching children a love for literacy at an early age is important to help create a lifelong appreciation for knowledge and reading. Come join us for an hour of story time and arts and crafts that foster this love. Each week we will read a new story and have an activity you and your child(ren) can make together and take home. This provides an opportunity for plenty of fun for the whole family.

Friday: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Ages: All ages welcome

->Parent's Night Out

Parents Night Out thanks to Central YMCA

Enjoy an evening out on the town while your child is engaged at the Y. Kids will create seasonal crafts, eat dinner, enjoy story time, and play games. Registration is required one day before the event. This is open to Central YMCA members only. A minimum 10 children needed to hold event.

Cost: $30 first child, $15 each additional
Time: 5:00-8:30 pm
Ages: 1-12 years (Children 3 and up must be potty trained)

2018 Dates:
Friday, January 19
Friday, February 16
Friday, March 16
Friday, April 20
Friday, May 18
Friday, June 15
Friday, July 20
Friday, August 17
Friday, September 21
Friday, October 19
Friday, November 16
Friday, December 21

Holiday Parents Day Out
Saturday, December 22 from 1:00-4:30pm.

Kids will create seasonal crafts, eat dinner, enjoy story time, watch a full length movie, and play games. Registration is required one day before the event. This is open to Central YMCA members only. A minimum 10 children needed to hold event.

Cost: $30 first child, $15 each additional
Ages: 1-12 years (Children 3 and up must be potty trained)

->Homework Club

Homework Club at Central YMCA

Homework Club is a great way for school-aged youth to come together in an academic setting and complete their school assignments. We encourage youth to work together to complete homework assignments and seek the help of the YMCA staff and volunteers that are present. When all youth are done with their assignments for the day, they will be able participate in fun and interactive games that are age appropriate.

Monday, Wednesday: 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Ages: 5 -12
Only offered during the school year

->Other Programs

->Youth Zumba

Perfect for younger Zumba or dance fans. Classes feature kid friendly routines that are fun easy to follow. We break down the steps, add games, activities and cultural exploration elements into the class structure. Parents are welcome to join.

Monday & Wednesday: 3:30-4:15 pm
Ages: 5-12 years old

->Family Yoga

Enjoy yoga as a family. This intro class is great for all ages and includes stretching, yoga poses, and learning more about yoga as a family.

Tuesdays 4:30-5:15 pm
Ages: All Ages

->Family Movie Night

Movie nights are free for members with a YMCA membership card. Members can bring guests to this event. Concessions are available for sale and popcorn is complimentary. Parents and caregivers must stay with their children for this event. Please arrive by 6:15 pm for movie night to start at 6:30 pm.

2018 Movie Dates
Friday, January 12
Friday, February 2
Friday, March 2
Friday, April 6
Friday, May 4 (Outdoors)*
Friday, June 1 (Outdoors)*
Friday, July 13 (Outdoors)*
Friday, August 3 (Outdoors)*
Friday, October 5
Friday, November 2
Friday, December 7

*Movie night in May, June, July, and August will take place outside so please bring a blanket and/or chairs to sit on. Please arrive by 7:30 pm for movie night to start when the sun is down.

->Free Play

Let your child explore and play using our child friendly equipment. Parents participate with their children. Located in the Small Gym.

Monday 12:15-1:00 pm


This intro gymnastics class targets early learners and is a dynamic way to get your kids moving and exploring. The class includes stretching and exploring different floor stations for jumping and rolling.

Tuesday 3:00-3:55 pm
Ages: 3-9 years old


Students will learn positions and beginning steps, as well as across the floors. Class ends with solos and free dance.

Saturday 10:40-11:20 am
Ages: 3-5 years old

Saturday 11:30 am - 12:10 pm
Ages: 5-11 years old

-> Special Events

Bunny Brunch at Central YMCA


Gather your family and friends for our third annual Bunny Brunch. Hop on over to Central YMCA’s front lawn and enjoy an egg hunt, arts and crafts, a bunny freeze dance contest, photos with our YMCA bunny, and a light, healthy brunch. Download our Bunny Brunch flyer for more information, including cost.

Saturday, April 8: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Ages: Children of All Ages
Location: Central YMCA

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