West Essex YMCA

Youth Sports Program


(50-Minute Classes)

Family Facility Member: $72 / Individual Facility Member:  $77 / Program Member: $124

Basketball (Ages 3-6+)

Learn the basic fundamentals of basketball dribbling, shooting, passing, offense, and defense. Players learn in a supportive environment where focus is on learning the game, not playing to win.

Wednesday    6:00pm (Ages 6+)

Friday            5:00pm (Ages 3-5)

Friday            6:00pm (Ages 6+)

Sunday          1:30pm (Ages 3-5)

Flag Football (Ages 5-8)

This class is designed to help children learn the rules of the game and the fundamentals through games and drills. The focus will be in the areas of passing, receiving and defense. Sportsmanship, teamwork and having fun are the emphasis.

Tuesday 4:30-5:20pm


Soccer Clinic (Ages 3-9)

Learn the fundamentals of soccer, importance of fair play, teamwork and good sportsmanship in this introductory class.

Saturday  11:00am (Age 3-5)

Saturday  12:00pm (Age 6-9)

Sports Bugs (Ages 3-5)

An introduction to sports. This class helps build children's motor skills and hand eye coordination. Sports include: Tee ball, Soccer, Basketball and other age appropriate sports.  Games will be modified to suit children's age as well as athletic and physical ability.

Wednesday  4:00pm

Sunday       12:30pm 

*NEW* T-Ball (Ages 4-5)

This indoor clinic will teach children the basics of baseball. They will build self-confidence, develop coordination, and have fun. Children must provide their own glove.

Saturday 1:00pm

Tennis (Ages 6+)

Learn the basic skills of tennis, scoring, forehand, backhand, and footwork. Held indoors in the Y Gym, participants will have fun learning skills. All levels welcome.  Equipment supplied.

Monday  4:00pm (Beginner)

Monday  5:00pm (Inter/Adv) 

Private Sports Lessons (Ages 5-15)
Baseball, basketball, roller hockey, soccer and tennis. By Appointment.
30-minute sessions
Private $36 per session
Semi-Private $40 per session