Achieve More

All 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:

Black and Latino Achievers Program

Ages: 12 - 18

Wednesdays 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Sep 21 2018 - Jun 21 2019

Troy YMCA

This program will be located in Lansingburgh New York.

Pricing

Non-Member: 30.00

Black and Latino Achievers Program

Ages: 12 - 18

Tuesdays 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Sep 21 2018 - Jun 21 2019

Albany YMCA

This program will be located at 20 Warren St, Albany, NY 12202. The YMCA’s Black and Latino Achievers program pairs students with positive adult mentors from the Capital District and focuses on college readiness, career awareness, educational enhancement and cultural enrichment. Program activities are designed to give students the chance to form important educational and

Pricing

Non-Member: 30.00

BOGA-FIT

Ages: 5 - 12

Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays 3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Sep 17 2018 - Jun 2 2019

Duanesburg YMCA

Looking for a more exciting camp experience? Want to try something new? Want to keep the kids active all day? BOGA is the latest craze in new aquatic activities. Work on balance, coordination, flexibility, and strength all while having fun with friends. For more details contact Jenn Dixon. Must pass a swim test to sign

Pricing

Non-Member: 30.00

Black and Latino Achievers Program

Ages: 12 - 18

Thursdays 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Aug 1 2018 - Jun 30 2019

Albany YMCA

Achievers Albany Public Library 161 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12210. The YMCA’s Black and Latino Achievers program pairs students with positive adult mentors from the Capital District and focuses on college readiness, career awareness, educational enhancement and cultural enrichment. Program activities are designed to give students the chance to form important educational and career goals.

Pricing

Non-Member: 30.00

Women's Self Defense Class

Ages: 18 - 100

Thursdays 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Apr 19 2018 - May 24 2018

Albany YMCA

Learn the basics of personal safety and self-defense in this women-only class. This class will show women how to keep themselves safe and how to protect themselves in the event of an attack. This six week program teaches real world techniques to avoid and prepare for street confrontations for women. Some of the subjects discussed

Pricing

Member: 90.00

Non-Member: 120.00

Tae Kwon Do

Ages: 4 and above

Wednesdays 4:25 PM - 5:10 PM

Apr 1 2018 - Mar 31 2019

Duanesburg YMCA

The Duanesburg YMCA offers students an opportunity to learn traditional martial arts, from accomplished and certified instructors. Students are taught the history of Tae Kwon Do, along with the physical aspects of blocking, punching and kicking. Students are also challenged to live up to the 6 Tenets of Tae Kwon Do both inside and outside

Pricing

Member: 40.00

Non-Member: 60.00

Jahmel Grant-Samuels Basketball Training

Jul 25 2017 - Mar 30 2019

Bethlehem Area YMCA

Work with Coach Jahmel Grant-Samuels to improve you all around game. Scheduling times vary depending on gym availability. These sessions are 90 minutes.

Pricing

Non-Member: 33.00

Jahmel Grant-Samuels Basketball Training

Jul 25 2017 - Mar 30 2019

Bethlehem Area YMCA

Work with Coach Jahmel Grant-Samuels to improve you all around game. Scheduling times vary depending on gym availability. Each session is 90 minutes long. The total package is for 7 hour and a half sessions.

Pricing

Non-Member: 200.00

Piano - Private Lessons

Ages: 3 - 90

Thursdays, Fridays

Sep 12 2015 - Jun 30 2019

Southern Saratoga YMCA

KEYS TO SUCCESS – Private Piano Lessons SOUTHERN SARATOGA YMCA The Southern Saratoga YMCA is proud to start hosting piano lessons for all ages and ability levels. Benefits of learning music: Enhances Coordination, Boosts Self-Esteem, Increases Memory, Improves Academic Skills, Sharpens Concentration and helps promoting happiness. WHEN: Thursdays and Fridays TIME: Schedule a time today!

Pricing

Member: 150.00

Non-Member: 180.00