Strengthening Community

Albany YMCAHelping people is what we’re all about at the Y, and has been from the start. We strengthen the foundations of community by nurturing the potential in every child, by promoting healthy living, and by giving back to our community.

At the Y, we are so much more than a gym. We are a cause. And our cause is strengthening community. Check out our current program offerings and register today.

Events

The Event

Sep 22 2017

The Event is a unique fundraiser supporting Albany Medical Center’s Journeys Program (sponsored by For the Love of Sophie Foundation) and Cap...

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HOURS

  • Mon – Fri: 5:00am – 9:00pm
  • Sat: 7:00am – 3:00pm
  • Sun: 7:00am – 3:00pm

Holiday Hours

  • Thanksgiving: Closed
  • Christmas Eve: 7:00am – 3:00pm
  • Christmas Day: Closed
  • New Year’s Eve: 7:00am – 3:00pm
  • New Year’s Day: Closed

CONTACT

(518) 463-9622

UPCOMING PROGRAMS

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Thursdays 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Sep 7 2017 - Oct 12 2017

Welcome swimmers who do not need flotation of any kind to move through the water. Participants will be working on stroke development. They will be working on beginning stages of the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breast stroke, rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults. Flotation devices could be used for helping with instruction only.

Pricing

Member: 45.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Thursdays 6:35 PM - 7:15 PM

Sep 7 2017 - Oct 12 2017

In observance of Thanksgiving, the price reflects a 6 week session instead of seven weeks. Minnow is for children able to swim 25 yards on front and back without a flotation device. It teaches stroke skills on front back and side, and rotary breathing. Children will be introduced to other components of swimming and butterfly

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Saturdays 9:30 AM - 10:10 AM

Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017

Welcome swimmers familiar with the basic strokes and ready to develop those strokes, rotary breathing, standing dives, and the resting stroke are introduced. Noodles are sometimes used to help build endurance.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Tuesdays 6:35 PM - 7:15 PM

Sep 7 2017 - Oct 12 2017

This class is for children who are comfortable in the water. Participants will begin to learn the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breast and elementary backstroke. We will be working on rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults. Noodles and belts could be used during instruction.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Thursdays 6:35 PM - 7:15 PM

Sep 7 2017 - Oct 12 2017

This class is for children who are comfortable in the water. Participants will begin to learn the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breast and elementary backstroke. We will be working on rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults. Noodles and belts could be used during instruction.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Saturdays 10:15 AM - 10:55 AM

Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017

This class is for children who are comfortable in the water. Participants will begin to learn the front and back crawl, sidestroke, breast and elementary backstroke. We will be working on rhythmic breathing, kneeling dives and somersaults. Noodles and belts could be used during instruction.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Tuesdays 6:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Sep 5 2017 - Oct 10 2017

Welcome children comfortable in the water, as they develop skills learned at the Pike level. Participants will continue to learn basic swimming skills including floating, jumping, basic stroke development in and out of flotation. Swim belts and other flotation devices will be used in this course.

Pricing

Member: 45.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Saturdays 10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017

Welcome children comfortable in the water, as they develop skills learned at the Pike level. Participants will continue to learn basic swimming skills including floating, jumping, basic stroke development in and out of flotation. Swim belts and other flotation devices will be used in this course.

Pricing

Member: 45.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Tuesdays 6:35 PM - 7:15 PM

Sep 5 2017 - Oct 10 2017

Welcome beginners with little or not experience in the water. Participants will work on becoming comfortable in the water by blowing bubbles, front and back floats, jumping with assistance and getting their face wet. Flotation will be used and provided during class.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00

Swim Lessons - Youth (Age 6-12)

Ages: 6 - 12

Saturdays 11:00 AM - 11:40 AM

Sep 9 2017 - Oct 14 2017

Welcome beginners with little or not experience in the water. Participants will work on becoming comfortable in the water by blowing bubbles, front and back floats, jumping with assistance and getting their face wet. Flotation will be used and provided during class.

Pricing

Member: 55.00

Non-Member: 94.00