Youth Programs


Programs at Stowe


Home School Wellness

MAKE IT A PLAY DATE Home School Wellness   Home School Wellness is and exciting, knowledge filled program where Home School students get to learn swim lessons, nutrition, wellness and sports skills in a social environment. This program that provides a session of skill level based swim lessons followed by developmental games in the gymnasium.  During…

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Summer Youth Basketball League

Join the Gaston County Family YMCA for the Summer League Youth Basketball 2018. This recreational league focuses on fundamentals, teamwork, confidence, and refining physical skills. Who: Ages 3—13 year olds Location and Information: Stowe Family YMCA – Ages 3 – 10 All practice and games for children 3 – 10 years old will take place…

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Stowe Family YMCA – Camp Ohana

Camp, 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. Take a look…

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Kids Night Out

Join us for a fun night out!

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Teen Fitness at Stowe

TEENS GETTING FIT TOGETHER   Youth and Teen Fitness Classes STOWE FAMILY YMCA Join us for a fun free style wellness class designed to create a sense of community, while teaching health and wellness to our kids 9-14. Youth & Teen Fitness will incorporate a devotion, nutrition, exercise, and games. This hour long class will…

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Parents Night Out

Once a month the YMCA is THE PLACE for kids! Kids can enjoy an evening at the YMCA while keeping busy with actives such as swimming, baking, playing games, eating dinner, and being silly while their parents are out and about! Detailed activities for each event will be available closer to each event date. Contact the Y for…

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Middle School Madness

  Middle School Madness Middle School Takes Over The Y Middle School Madness (MSM) is back and the teens will take over the Y from 7:00 – 10:00 pm! Events will take place throughout the Stowe Family YMCA to allow teens an opportunity to have fun in a supervised environment. Each month the activities change…

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Teen Leaders’ Club

  Ages: 13 years old (as of May 31, 2018) – 18 years old Leaders’ Club presents an exciting opportunity to develop leadership skills and experience personal growth through focus workshops, healthy living activities, and social responsibility opportunities where the teens get to serve in and around the Y. Weekly meetings focus on values of…

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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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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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