Youth Programs


Programs

Swim Strong Swim Camp

Available at: Stowe

Jump In and Learn Together: April 17 – 21 Spring Break Swim Camp focuses on all things swim! Campers will have the opportunity to participate in all the fun of our traditional spring break camp from 7:00 am – 6:00 pm with the addition of specialized swim instruction from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm. Camp…

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Fit Momma Stroller Class

Available at: South Gaston

Fit Moms Start Here! Join the South Gaston Family YMCA for this 6 week outdoor total body strength and conditioning class that will incorporate jogging, squats, lunges, resistance bands, and the surrounding environment to help you tone every inch of your body and help you look like your old self (or better). *Class led by…

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Group Swim Lessons

Available at: Central,  South Gaston

The Gaston County Family YMCA offers progressive Swim Lessons for children ages 3-13 in an environment that emphasizes: ¨ Personal Water Safety ¨ Basic Swimming Competencies ¨ Stroke Technique and Refinement ¨ Endurance ¨ Encourages Swimming as part of a Healthy Lifestyle We keep the student to teacher ratio small and students build confidence as they are guided with praise…

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Youth Cycle Classes

Available at: Central,  South Gaston,  Stowe

Calling all teens and pre-teens! Join our awesome instructors for this high energy, safe and effective 45 minute spin class. The music is trendy and will keep your blood pumping.  Teens will also track their attendance and receive a special prize if they reach a platinum level rider. This class is included in your membership!…

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CAREGIVERS WITH CHARACTER

Available at: Pharr,  Stowe

American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training   This American Red Cross Babysitter training provides youth who are planning to babysit, with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care to children and infants.  This course focuses on developing leadership abilities, building a Babysitting business, helping children behave,  learning basic child care and basic…

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Stowe Family YMCA – Camp Ohana

Available at: Stowe

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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South Gaston YMCA – Camp Ogopogo

Available at: South Gaston

SOUTH GASTON FAMILY YMCA: STEAM DAY CAMP Robinson Elementary School The South Gaston Family YMCA will be hosting Science Technology Engineering Arts and Math (STEAM)  Camp.  Campers will learn throughout the day through group projects, field trips, active games, and creative play, all centered on STEAM related topics and ongoing projects. Click the At A…

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Stowe Spring Break Camp

Available at: Stowe

When school is out, the Y is ready to keep your children’s mind and muscles active with full days of fun! During Spring Break, our focus is on fun. As we prepare for the summer season, campers will experience huddle time, devotions, group challenges, archery, swimming and more! Each day, campers will need to bring…

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Home School Wellness

Available at: Central,  Stowe

Join the Fun! Join the Central or Stowe Family YMCA for Home School Wellness! This is a twelve week program that provides active organized level-based swim lessons in the pool for six weeks and in the gymnasium for six weeks of skill development active games.  During the program we will cover topics such as aquatic safety, nutrition,…

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Red Cross Lifeguard Certification Class

Available at: Central,  Cherryville,  South Gaston

Upcoming Central YMCA Certification Classes

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