Achieve More

Youth In GovernmentAll kids have great potential. At the Y, we work every day to help them set and achieve personal and educational goals. Thousands of children and teens build skills and confidence as they explore new interests and passions through the Y. Leadership and academic enrichment programs—including Black and Latino Achievers Program, Youth in Government, and college preparation—along with our dedicated efforts to close the academic achievement gap for low-income youth ensure that every child has an opportunity to envision and pursue the best possible future. 

Learn more about our Youth and Teen programs:

Swim Lessons - Preschool (Age 3-5)

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Jul 3 2017 - Jul 13 2017

Duanesburg YMCA

Welcome beginners with little experience in the water. Children work on water basics: blowing bubbles, front and back floating with support, paddling on their front, back, and side. Flotation is used in this level.

Pricing

Member: 45.00

Non-Member: 89.00

Boys Summer Basketball Clinics

Ages: 9 - 12

Mondays, Thursdays 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Jul 3 2017 - Jul 13 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Our Youth Basketball program invites boys to participate in a high quality and structured program to develop and enhance their skills in basketball. Skills and drills will be taught in a progression fashion using stations where participants will practice shooting, passing, and dribbling. These skills will be used to advance their learning in offensive and

Pricing

Member: 40.00

Non-Member: 80.00

Karate Lessons

Ages: 6 and above

Fridays 5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Youth & Adult Beginner Karate lessons- Learn about the art of self defense for health, fitness, self discipline and self improvement, by finding harmony within from a highly qualified black belt instructor with 36 years experience.

Pricing

Non-Member: 25.00

Karate Lessons

Ages: 6 and above

Mondays, Wednesdays 6:15 PM - 7:30 PM

Jul 1 2017 - Jul 31 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Youth & Adult Karate lessons- Learn about the art of self defense for health, fitness, self discipline and self improvement, by finding harmony within from a highly qualified black belt instructor with 36 years experience.

Pricing

Non-Member: 45.00

Kids Night Out - Sage

Ages: 5 - 12

Fridays 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Jun 30 2017 - Jun 30 2017

Troy YMCA

Join us at the Aggie on First Street in Troy for food, fun and activities for children 5 to 12 while mom and dad enjoy Troy Night Out just down the street!

Pricing

Non-Member: 10.00

American Red Cross Classes

Ages: 15 and above

Thursdays 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Jun 29 2017 - Jun 29 2017

Bethlehem Area YMCA

Lifeguard/CPR/FPR/AED Recertification for previously Red Cross certified or current lifeguards who want to renew certifications. Age: Minimum 16yrs old.

Pricing

Member: 125.00

Non-Member: 150.00

Basketball - Teen

Wednesdays, Fridays 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM

Jun 28 2017 - Aug 18 2017

Schenectady YMCA

Each week girls will build on their basketball skills – from defense and offense techniques, lay ups, dribbling, shooting and proper ball handling. In addition, participants will be educated on how to safely incorporate and use weights during the fitness component of this class. Cada semana las jovenes creceran con nuevos conocimientos y tecnicas, especialmente

Pricing

Member: 65.00

Non-Member: 75.00

Running Wild - Youth Running Club

Ages: 6 - 12

Tuesdays, Thursdays 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Jun 27 2017 - Jun 29 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Grab your shoes and run! This league is designed to teach the basics of correct running techniques in a team environment. Practice will be once per week on Thursday 6pm at the SSY and track meets occur once every Tuesday night at the South Colonie High School track at 6pm. You’re required to bring your

Pricing

Member: 10.00

Non-Member: 20.00

Summer Sports Camps

Ages: 6 - 11

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Jun 26 2017 - Jun 30 2017

Southern Saratoga YMCA

Basketball is a great form of exercise that also helps form team-building and a sense of community. Whether it?s practicing drills and free throws or perfecting your layup, the Y has the best basketball camp experience for your child. Did we mention that we invented it? 

Pricing

Member: 25.00

Non-Member: 50.00

Sleepy Hollow Swim Lessons 2017

Ages: 3 - 5

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM

Jun 26 2017 - Jul 7 2017

Greene County YMCA

This class is for beginners with little experience in the water. Children may be uncomfortable swimming/moving through the water independently. Children will work on water adjustment and basic skills including blowing bubbles, the front and back float with support, and paddling on the front, back, and side. Aqua joggers will be used. (30 minute class)

Pricing

Non-Member: 55.00