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South Mountain YMCA

Youth Sports

8-Week Program Sessions

WINTER 2: Mar 3 - April 27, 2014
SPRING: April 28 - June 22, 2014 - Registration starts April 7

All 5-digit Codes below are for SPRING Session Registration
Easy Online Registration or Call (973) 762-4145

Through Y youth sports programs millions of children today are cultivating the values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement. The YMCA believes that its youth sports programs can help children to grow personally, clarify values, improve relationships, appreciate diversity, develop leadership skills and have fun.

T-BALL (4 - 5 1/2 yrs)
Children will build self-confidence, develop coordiantion and have grea fun in this class where baseball basics are taught through fun skill games.  Children can bring their own glove  or use one of the Y's.
Monday 4:00 - 4:45pm (64300) no class is held on 5/26
Wednesday 11:00-11:45am (64301)
Location: Y Field/Gym
Fee: Monday $82; Wednesday $94

TGA GOLF (4 yrs old - Grade 5)
The Y had partnered with TGA Premier Junior Golf to introduce children to the great game of golf.  Your children will be taught by the professionals of TGA.  children will be taking swngs with real clubs provided by TGA and will be hitting what is called an "Almost golf Ball".  Students work in interactive stations as they progress through TGA's 5 level program.  They will also play fun games and contests.  Stations include putting, swing fundamentals, rules and etiquette, etc.  The goal of the class is to introduce youth of all backgrounds to the fun, positive, character-building aspects of golf while creating a lifelong love of the game.  All student's receive a hat, hat clip, ball marker and golf guide, and they should be brought to every class.
Thursday 5:30-6:30pm (64299)
Location: Y Field (rainy days are indoors at the Y and are for learning all about golf)
Fee: $165 

KINDER SPORTS (3 - 5 1/2 yrs)
Designed to build confidence in a child’s ability, learn team play, develop physical skills and practice good values. The class will introduce children to the basics and skills of a variety of sports while playing age appropriate versions of soccer, football, basketball, floor hockey, T-Ball and volleyball. Please observe age restrictions.
3 years Monday 9:20 -10:05am         (64254) No class will be held on 5/26
3 years Wednesday  2:05 - 2:50pm   (64245)

4-5 1/2 yrs Tuesday 9:00 - 9:45am    (64230)
4-5 1/2 yrs Wednesday 1:10-1:55pm (64246)
Location: Y Gym
Fee:  Monday $82; Tuesday and Wednesday $94

PEE WEE TENNIS  (4 - 8 yrs)
Designed to build confidence in a child’s ability, learn team play, develop physical skills and practice good values.  Children learn tennis with junior sized tennis racquets, oversized balls and unique teaching methods. Racquets are supplied by the Y but you can bring your own. 
4-5 1/2 yrs Friday   3:50- 4:35pm (64247)
6- 8 yrs Friday   4:40 - 5:25pm (64240)
Location: Y Gym
Fee:  $94
KARATE for KIDS (4 - 8 years)
Children participate independently, or with their parents, in this class that introduces the beginning elements of Karate. Child & adult students will learn basic Karate movements and philosophy helping them to develop their physical fitness, body control, self discipline, self control and self esteem. In addition the program covers topics of self defense and safety awareness. The program is taught by Sensei Carmen Puglio who has been teaching the martial arts in our community since 1972.  Uniforms are not required but available for purchase.
4-5 1/2 yrs Wednesday 10:00-10:45am (64287)
6-8  yrs Saturday 11:10 - 11:55am       (64302)
6-8  yrs Saturday 12:00 - 12:45pm       (634303)
Location: Program Center
Fee:  $104

South Mountain YMCA teams up with New Jersey Devils to provide this sneakers footwear hockey program. Hockey fundamentals will be taught in a fun, values-centered environment. Each class ends with a game. Participants must provide their own helmet with face guard. The NJ Devils and the YMCA will provide all other hockey equipment. All participants will receive a New Jersey Devil's promotional item. A liability release from the Devils will need to be signed to participate.
4 - 5 1/2 years Tuesday 2:45 - 3:30pm  (64243)
Location: Y Gym
Fee: $94

This special version of Kinder Soccer just for 3 year olds will help them develop their physical skills. Children will learn introductory soccer skills, the importance of fair play, team work and good sportsmanship - all while having lots of fun! 
Tuesday  9:55-10:40am  (63482)
Location: Y Gym
Saturday 9:10-9:55am (64289) No class is held on 5/24 Memorial Day weekend
Location: Maplecrest Park
Fee: Friday $94; Saturday $82

KINDER SOCCER (4 - 5 1/2 yrs)
Children will learn introductory soccer skills, develop physical ability, and the importance of fair play and teamwork - all while having fun. Class ends with a game.
Friday 3:00 - 3:45pm  (64252)
Location: Y Gym
Saturday 10:05-10:50am (64290) No class is held on 5/24 Memorial Day weekend
Location: Maplecrest Park
Fee: Tuesday $94; Saturday $82

TIGER SOCCER (Grades 1st & 2nd)
Children will improve their fitness while building their soccer skills. They will also gain a better appreciation of fair play, good sportsmanship and team work in a values oriented environment. Children have fun playing lots of skill-building games in an age appropriate environment. Class ends with a game.
Saturday 11:00 - 11:45am (64306) No class is held on 5/24 Memorial Day weekend
Location: Maplecrest Park
Fee:  $82


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