Youth Programs

For the most up to date information about our program schedules, please visit our calendar!

After School at the Y

A fee free youth program for ages 8-14 years old supported by a grant given by the Grove City Area United Way. The After School Program takes place from 2:30-5:30pm each school day.

Includes:

  • Homework Assistance
  • Games/Activities
  • Clubs
  • Open Swim
  • Open Gym and more

To register:

All you need is an active membership to the GROVE CITY YMCA. Sign your child up for a youth membership or join as a household. Youth scholarships are available to those in need provided by the Grove City Area United Way and other gracious donors!


Class Information


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Schedule:

Follows the Grove City School District calendar

School days: 2:30-5:30pm


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Choose Your Own Adventure Day Camp

Choose one or more weeks for 1st-7th graders

June 26-30: Go For the Green

Make a difference in the environment this week with a park clean up scavenger hunt and recycled crafts. Spend time exploring different types of energy through STEM activities and a field trip to Tour-Ed Mine on June 30th to experience what is was like to be a coal miner in the 1850s and today.

July 10-14:Camp X-Ttreme

Take your summer experience to the extreme with fitness boot camp, a Nerf gun battle, an Escape Room challenge and more. Jump to extreme heights with a field trip to Get Air! Trampoline Park on July 11th.

July 24-28: Sports of Sorts

Have a ball with us getting active with STEM Olympic games, crazy kickball, tye dye jerseys and more. Step up to the plate at the Erie Seawolves Minor League Baseball game on July 26th.


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Program Cost:

Go For the Green Camp: Registration fee: $30   Camp Fee: $140

Camp X-Treme: Registration fee: $30   Camp Fee: $150

Sports of Sorts: Registration fee: $30    Camp Fee: $135

Price of Camp includes: afternoon snack, t shirt (if registered by 6/29---one per summer), field trip or special event, swimming daily, and an invitation to the Variety Show (Wednesday August 2nd).

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Summer Day Camp

1st grade-7th grade Summer Camp with Weekly Themes and Activities

6:30am-8:30am~Drop off between these times in order to avoid missing any fun!

8:30am-9:15am~Enjoy less structured outdoor time on the playground, have a morning snack, and play large/small group games

9:15am-9:30am~Morning Meeting: Songs, activity choices, plan for the day, announcements, Counselor Challenges

9:30am-11:00am~Choose a favorite activity for the day and expand on interests such as sports, art, STEM, a special guest, a hike, scavenger hunts and more.

11:00am~Activity groups return to the blacktop to prepare for lunch and swimming

11:15am-12:15pm~Lunch

12:30pm-1:30pm~1st-3rd graders: Swimming     4th-7th graders: Small group counselor-led activities

1:30pm-2:45pm~1st-3rd graders: Small group counselor-led activities     4th-7th graders: Swimming

2:45pm-4:00pm~Group activity

4:00pm~Afternoon Meeting

4:15pm-6:15pm~Group games, choose an activity, playground


Class Information


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Program Cost:

Member Rate: $27/day   2nd child rate: $25/day

NonMember Rate: $33/day

Minimum 2 day/week enrollment

*Weekly Field Trip rates vary*** Charged in addition to camp fee

Schedule:

Monday June 12th-Tuesday August 22nd


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Tennis Academy

Tennis instruction with Shea Prins, Division I player form Georgia Southern University

Ages 5-18

Held at the tennis courts behind the YMCA

Games and prizes awarded at the end of the week


Class Information


Age Group:

Program Cost:

Registration deadline: July 19th

Family Member: $45

Youth Member: $55

NonMember: $65

Schedule:

Monday-Friday  July 24-28

5-7 year olds: 9:00-10:00am

8-10 year olds: 10:00-11:00am

11-13 year olds: 11:00am-12:00pm

High School: 12:00-1:00pm


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Zumba Kids

Taught by Zumba Kids certified instructor Lori Richmond, Zumba Kids focuses on basic moves and fun! Each class has a cultural lesson centered around new music for the day. A great class for teaching young kids that exercise can be fun!

This class is for boys and girls ages 4-12

Participants must wear appropriate attire and bring a water bottle.

*Program Financial Assistance is available provided by the Grove City Area United Way.*


Class Information


Age Group:

Program Cost:

Family Member: $20   Youth Member: $25   NonMember: $30

Schedule:

 

7-12 year olds: 3:00-3:45pm

4-6 year olds: 4:00-4:45pm


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Zumbini

Let the journey to an active, healthy lifestyle begin! Designed to let adults and their little ones 0-3 years old wiggle, sing, and learn together, the Zumbini program is where the science of child development meets the magic of Zumba-for the ultimate bonding experience! Classes feature cool Zumba music packed with world rhythms and catchy, kid friendly tunes created just for this program.

Instructor: Lori Richmond, certified Zumbini instructor

*Program Financial Assistance is available provided by the Grove City Area United Way.*


Class Information


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Program Cost:

Fee: $85 (cost of book and 2 cds included)

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