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South Mountain YMCA

Youth Sports

8-Week Program Sessions

Spring: April 27-June 21, 2015
Fall 1
: September 8 - November 1 - Registration starts August 17, 2015
All 5-digit Program number are for the SPRING Session.

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 coordination and have great fun in this class where baseball basics taught in fun skill games. Children can bring their own glove or use on of the Y's.
Monday  2:15 - 3:00 pm (70678) Only 7 classes - No class will be held on 5/25
Wednesday 11:00 - 11:45 am  (70687)
Location: Y Field/Gym
Fee: Monday $ 86; Wednesday $96
TGA GOLF- (Ages 4yrs - Grade 5)
The Y has 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. They will be taking swings 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 America's youth of all backgrounds to the fun, positive, character-building aspects of golf while creating a lifelong love of the game. (Children attending the Y’s After School Program or Child Care Center will be picked up/returned by the TGA staff from the child’s class room).
All Students Receive the Following and it should be Brought to Every Class: Hat, Hat Clip, Ball Marker, and Golf Guide.
Thursday 5:30-6:30pm (70686)
Location: Y Field  (rainy days are made up at the end of the session)
Fee: $167

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 Wednesday  2:05 - 2:50pm (70642)
3 years Friday  2:05 - 2:50pm  (70650)

4-5 1/2 yrs Tuesday 9:00 - 9:45am    (70624)
4-5 1/2 yrs Wednesday 1:10-1:55pm (70643)
Location: Y Gym
Fee: $96

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 rackets, over sized balls and unique teaching methods. Rackets are supplied by the Y but you can bring your own. 
4-5 1/2 yrs Friday   3:50- 4:35pm (70644)
6- 8 yrs  Friday   4:40 - 5:25pm (70638)
Location: Y Gym
Fee:  $96 web.JPG
KARATE for KIDS (4yrs - 5th grade)
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 (70674)
Grades K-5 Saturday 11:10 - 11:55am    (70688) Class WILL be held on 5/23
Grades K-5 Saturday 12:00 - 12:45pm    (70617) Class WILL be held on 5/23
Location: Program Center
Fee:  $106

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  (70641)
Location: Y Gym
Fee: $96

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!  Any Saturday Rain Date will be held on the following Sunday at the same time.
Tuesday  9:55-10:40am  (70649)
Saturday 9:10-9:55 am (70676) No class held on 5/23
Location: Y Gym
Fee: Tuesday $ 96; Saturday $86

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. Any Saturday Rain Date will be held on the following Sunday at the same time.
Friday 3:00 - 3:45 pm  (70648)
Saturday 10:05- 10:50 am (70677)
No class held on 5/23
Location: Y Gym
Fee: Tuesday $ 96; Saturday $86

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. Any Saturday Rain Date will be held on the following Sunday at the same time.

Saturday 11:00-11:45am (70620) No class held on 5/23
Location: Y Gym
Fee:  $86

13 Jefferson Avenue
Maplewood, NJ 07040

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Maplewood, NJ 07040


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