Youth Programs

 

 

 


Programs at Cherryville


Cherryville Pool Parties

The Cherryville YMCA pool is a wonderful place to celebrate birthdays or any event that you want to make a splash with! Enjoy a swim party in a safe and exciting environment. Swim parties include a staff Lifeguard/Party Host to assist in party logistics and pool time. Parties include 20 participants, each additional participant is…

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Child Safety

The YMCA serves thousands of youth annually. The youth participate in a wide variety of programs, including child care, sports, aquatics and more. Our programs follow the principles of youth development, which include the belief that children need to be physically and emotionally safe. These programs take place at our branches, as well as numerous program sites and…

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Teen Ski Trip

Registration is OPEN – Register online or at the Front Desk Teen Ski Trip Who: Teens (12-18 years old) Where: Wintergreen Ski Resort When: Postponed to a later date. More information soon.  Cost: Member – $300, Non-member – $350

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Middle School United Nations

What is MSUN? MSUN is two-part program. The first part takes place at your school. This is the delegation aspect of the club. You will sign up for countries, committees and organs, practice debating, write position papers, designing country displays, etc. Students meet with our delegation twice a month until May. The second part takes…

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Teens Changing Gaston County

Participants of Teens Changing Gaston County (TCGC) learn the meaning of philanthropy through the giving of their time and talents. The group is responsible for reviewing grants written by other teen led groups and splitting up a sum of grant funds between the applicants.   Printable Information and Application available –  Click Here Ages: 9th-12th grades Application…

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Leaders’ Club

Ages: 13 years old (as of May 31, 2017) – 18 years old Leaders Club is a teen group organized to help club members develop knowledge and skills, at the same time developing leadership skills. Leaders Club members must complete at least 100 YMCA/community service hours. Events include fun trips, socials, various trainings, weekly meetings,…

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Cherryville Family YMCA – Whajado

Camping, like many Y programs, is about learning skills, developing character and making friends. But few environments are as special as camp, where kids become a community as they learn both how to be more independent and how to contribute to a group as they engage in physical, social and educational activities. Parent At A…

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Middle School United Nations

Ages: 6th-8th grades MSUN involves teens in the study of international issues. At the annual Model United Nations session, participants represent different countries and debate resolutions with international repercussions. The club culminates each April at the YMCA Blue Ridge Assembly for a three-day retreat. Registration: October – December Season or Schedule: November – Early May…

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