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Find all of the details about our youth program below. Please click here for a printable version of our Program Bulletin.

Our programs feature

  • Youth Activity
  • Character Building
  • Participation
  • Values
  • Sportsmanship
  • Skill Development
  • Fun!

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current programs

 

PRE-K and KINDERGARTEN BASKETBALL CLINIC - Register by April 18

This three week clinic, held Saturdays May 1-19, will focus on development of the basic fundamentals of basketball with fun activities. The goal of the program is to get all the participants excited about basketball in order to create a foundation for the sport. Printable registration forms are available at www.clarioncountyymca.org/resources. Cost is $15 for Members and $25 for Non-members through April 18, 2018. Registrations received after 18th will be charged an additional $5.

TANG SOO DO—MONTHLY  - Register by the first of the month.

Korean Martial Arts will develop both your mind and body and it will teach you to have a feeling of security through physical fitness, poise, grace, and unarmed self-defense. Most importantly, karate will provide peace of mind, self-discipline, and self-confidence. Tang Soo Do is available for ages 7 through adult, who may attend together. This class is held at Joe’s Gym on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00—8:00 pm. Monthly Program Fee:$40 for YMCA Members/$60 for Non-members.

PRE-SCHOOL TUMBLE TIME - New session begins in April. Register by the 1st of each month.

Tumble Time offers pre-school children a safe environment to climb, roll, tumble, balance and explore. This fun interactive class introduces children to the world of gymnastics while working on coordination, balance, physical strength, teamwork and social skills.  The class is taught by Rachel Berry, USAG certified gymnastics instructor with 8 years of coaching experience. The class is $5 for YMCA Members* and $20 per month for Non-Members. The class will be held at the YMCA from 12:30 -1:15 pm on Thursdays.*Child must be a member to receive the member rate.

PRIVATE TUMBLING/GYMNASTICS LESSONS

Private tumbling and gymnastics lessons are available through the YMCA and USAG certified coach, Rachel Berry.  Please call the YMCA to schedule. Cost is $20 per 45 minute session for YMCA Members and $30 per session for Non-Members.

RIVERSHARKS COMPETITIVE SWIM PROGRAM

The Riversharks competitive swim team is on hold for the 2017 -2018 season.  Visit Riversharks Home Page for more information.

YEAR ROUND FUN

Programs throughout the year.

Seasons don't have to be boring. The Clarion County YMCA offers programs during all four seasons to keep your kids healthy and fit all year long.

THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

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1st & 2nd GRADE BASKETBALL CLINIC REGISTRATION - APRIL

This four week clinic will focus on basketball skills and fundamentals. The clinic is developmental, non-competitive, and provides equal participation. The clinic meets on Saturdays. The program is held at high school gyms in Clarion County.

PRE-K and KINDERGARTEN BASKETBALL CLINIC - MAY

This clinic will be held in May at area high school gymnasiums. The clinic will focus on the development of the basic fundamental skills of basketball with fun activities. The goal of the program is to get all of the participants involved and excited about basketball in order to create a foundation in the sport.

SWIM LESSONS - JUNE, JULY & AUGUST

Swim lessons are available at the Clarion Borough Pool. Lessons are with a certified and qualified lifeguard. Your child will need a swim suit, a caring parent/guardian or adult nearby.

SOCCER CLINIC - JUNE

Soccer skills clinics teach fundamentals of soccer. This program is held on Saturdays at the Clarion County Park in June for ages 4-14. This program is a great refresher for our Summer Soccer Program.

SUMMER COMPETITIVE SWIMMING

To participate, swimmers must have completed one season of competitive swimming or pass a swim test. Swimmers will refine strokes, turns and dives and work on endurance.

SUMMER SOCCER PROGRAM - JULY

Summer Soccer is a 7-week program for kids in pre-k to 8th grade. This program is a developmental, participation based program with t-shirts for all players. The program is held at the Clarion County Park.

FLAG FOOTBALL—SEPTEMBER

Flag football is a fun, participation-based football program for kids in 1st through 6th grade. Games are played on six consecutive Saturdays and practices are held on weeknights. All participants receive t-shirts.

RIVERSHARKS COMPETITIVE SWIM TEAM

The Riversharks competitive swim team begins in early October and the regular season runs through mid-February. Practices are held at Clarion University in the evenings 2-5 nights per week with meets on Saturdays. Meets are held at CUP and at other YMCA’s throughout the CENKEY League. The Riversharks competitive swim team is composed of two levels: developmental and competitive. Swimmers who need stroke development and technique work will begin in the developmental group until they learn and progress. Swimmers have a flexible practice and meet schedule. CLICK HERE for more information

5th & 6th GRADE BASKETBALL PROGRAM—NOVEMBER

YMCA basketball is a fundamental, participation based program for boys and girls in 5th and 6th grade. Practices will be held at local school districts and coordinated with volunteer coaches. Games will be played on Saturdays.

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Find all of the details about our youth program below. Please click here for a printable version of our Program Bulletin.

 
 

Our programs feature

  • Youth Activity
  • Character Building
  • Participation
  • Values
  • Sportsmanship
  • Skill development
  • Fun!

Click here for PRINTABLE REGISTRATION FORMS

current programs

 

PRE-K and KINDERGARTEN BASKETBALL CLINIC - Register by April 18

This three week clinic, held May 1-19, will focus on development of the basic fundamentals of basketball with fun activities. The goal of the program is to get all the participants excited about basketball in order to create a foundation for the sport. Printable registration forms are available at www.clarioncountyymca.org/resources. Cost is $15 for Members and $25 for Non-members through April 18, 2018. Registrations received after 18th will be charged an additional $5.

 

TANG SOO DO—MONTHLY  - Register by the first of the month.

Korean Martial Arts will develop both your mind and body and it will teach you to have a feeling of security through physical fitness, poise, grace, and unarmed self-defense. Most importantly, karate will provide peace of mind, self-discipline, and self-confidence. Tang Soo Do is available for ages 7 through adult, who may attend together. This class is held at Joe’s Gym on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7:00—8:00 pm. Monthly Program Fee:$40 for YMCA Members/$60 for Non-members.

 

PRE-SCHOOL TUMBLE TIME - March & April. Register by the 1st of each month.

Tumble Time offers pre-school children a safe environment to climb, roll, tumble, balance and explore. This fun interactive class introduces children to the world of gymnastics while working on coordination, balance, physical strength, teamwork and social skills.  The class is taught by Rachel Berry, USAG certified gymnastics instructor with 8 years of coaching experience. The class is $5 for YMCA Members* and $20 per month for Non-Members. The class will be held at the YMCA from 12:30 -1:15 pm on Thursdays beginning in February.*Child must be a member to receive the member rate.

 

PRIVATE TUMBLING/GYMNASTICS LESSONS

Private tumbling and gymnastics lessons are available through the YMCA and USAG certified coach, Rachel Berry.  Please call the YMCA to schedule. Cost is $20 per 45 minute session for YMCA Members and $30 per session for Non-Members.

 

RIVERSHARKS COMPETITIVE SWIM PROGRAM

The Riversharks competitive swim team is on hold for the 2017 -2018 -2019 seasons.  Visit Riversharks Home Page for more information.

 


THROUGHOUT THE YEAR

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3rd & 4th GRADE YOUTH BASKETBALL - JANUARY

Youth basketball for 3rd and 4th graders is a fundamental, participation-based program with games on Saturdays and one practice per week. Practices are held at or near local school districts and coordinated by volunteer coaches. Games will be played on Saturdays. Teams are built by the YMCA youth Coordinator. Gender-based teams are built for boys and girls. Youth basketball emphasizes equal participation, fundamentals, sportsmanship and teamwork.

1st & 2nd GRADE BASKETBALL CLINIC REGISTRATION - APRIL

This four week clinic will focus on basketball skills and fundamentals. The clinic is developmental, non-competitive, and provides equal participation. The clinic meets on Saturdays. The program is held at high school gyms in Clarion County.

PRE-K and KINDERGARTEN BASKETBALL CLINIC - MAY

This clinic will be held in May at area high school gymnasiums. The clinic will focus on the development of the basic fundamental skills of basketball with fun activities. The goal of the program is to get all of the participants involved and excited about basketball in order to create a foundation in the sport.

SWIM LESSONS - JUNE, JULY & AUGUST

Swim lessons are available at the Clarion Borough Pool. Lessons are with a certified and qualified lifeguard. Your child will need a swim suit, a caring parent/guardian or adult nearby.

SOCCER CLINIC - JUNE

Soccer skills clinics teach fundamentals of soccer. This program is held on Saturdays at the Clarion County Park in June for ages 4-14. This program is a great refresher for our Summer Soccer Program.

SUMMER COMPETITIVE SWIMMING

To participate, swimmers must have completed one season of competitive swimming or pass a swim test. Swimmers will refine strokes, turns and dives and work on endurance.

SUMMER SOCCER PROGRAM - JULY

Summer Soccer is a 7-week program for kids in pre-k to 8th grade. This program is a developmental, participation based program with t-shirts for all players. The program is held at the Clarion County Park.

FLAG FOOTBALL—SEPTEMBER

Flag football is a fun, participation-based football program for kids in 1st through 6th grade. Games are played on six consecutive Saturdays and practices are held on weeknights. All participants receive t-shirts.

RIVERSHARKS COMPETITIVE SWIM TEAM

The Riversharks competitive swim team begins in early October and the regular season runs through mid-February. Practices are held at Clarion University in the evenings 2-5 nights per week with meets on Saturdays. Meets are held at CUP and at other YMCA’s throughout the CENKEY League. The Riversharks competitive swim team is composed of two levels: developmental and competitive. Swimmers who need stroke development and technique work will begin in the developmental group until they learn and progress. Swimmers have a flexible practice and meet schedule. CLICK HERE for more information

5th & 6th GRADE BASKETBALL PROGRAM—NOVEMBER

YMCA basketball is a fundamental, participation based program for boys and girls in 5th and 6th grade. Practices will be held at local school districts and coordinated with volunteer coaches. Games will be played on Saturdays.

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