South Mountain YMCA

Youth Sports

7 Week Program 

Fall 2 Session: November 10 – January 4
Online Registration or call (973) 762-4145 
Class Schedule

Our Youth Sports Programs cultivate values, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health and educational achievement. Youth sports help children to grow personally, appreciate diversity, develop leadership skills and have fun. We incorporate our core values: Respect, Honest, Responsibility and Caring into all our classes. 

For information regarding any programming, contact Jason Kelly, Director of Youth Sports and Wellness (jkelly@metroymcas.org)

PARENTS NOTE: Children attending our ECLC and School Age Child Care Program at the Program Center will be picked up and returned to class by Y staff.

KARATE FOR THE FAMILY (4yrs – 5th Grade)
Children and adults learn basic philosophy and movements of this martial art. Develop physical fitness, body control, self-esteem. Safety awareness and self-defense are also discussed. Sensei Carmen Puglio, with over 40 years of experience, leads this class. Uniforms, belts, and martial arts equipment are not required but available for purchase. Advancement belts are optional and must be purchased if they are earned. Parents must register individually if also taking the class.
4-5 1/2 yrs (Class #96888)             Wednesday 10:00-10:45am (Y Gym)
5-8 yrs (Class #96887)                    Monday 6:00pm-6:45pm (Creation Station)
5-8 yrs (Class #96942)                    Friday 5:30-6:15pm (Creation Station)   
Grades K-Adult (Class #96905)       Saturday 11:10-11:55am (Program Center)
Grades K-Adult (Class #96896)       Saturday 12:00-12:45pm (Program Center)
Location:
 Y Gym, Creation Station, Program Center
Fee: $127     

KINDER SOCCER (3 yrs) Class #96909
Just for 3 year olds! Helps develop physical skills, soccer readiness, and teamwork.  We teach the importance of fair play and good sportsmanship - plus have plenty of fun! (No class 12/25 or 1/1)
Tuesday 
2:45-3:30pm
Location:
 Y Gym
Fee:
$82

KINDER SOCCER (4 -5 1/2 yrs.) Class #96911
Learn introductory soccer skills and the importance of fair play, teamwork and good sportsmanship all while having fun! (No class 12/26)
Wednesday: 2:45-3:30pm
Location: Y Gym
Fee:  $95

INTRO TO SPORTS: HANDS & FEET (3 - 5 1/2 yrs) Class #96912
This class will help young students develop coordination skills through the introduction of sports that utilize the hands and feet to manipulate objects. Students will learn sports such as soccer, basketball, and volleyball through fun games and drills designed to introduce and develop sport specific skills, all while playing games and having fun! (No class 12/25 or 1/1)
Tuesday: 
10:00-10:45am  
Location: Y Gym
Fee: $82

INTRO TO SPORTS: STICKS & RACKETS (3 - 5 1/2 yrs) Class #96913
This class will help young students develop coordination skills through the introduction of sports that utilize sticks and rackets to manipulate objects. Students will learn sports such as tennis, hockey, and lacrosse through fun games and drills designed to introduce and develop sport specific skills, all while playing games and having fun! (No class 12/26)
Wednesday: 
11:00-11:45am  
Location: Y Gym
Fee: $95

PEE WEE TENNIS (4 – 5 1/2 yrs) Class #96937
Learn to play with junior sized tennis racquets, oversized balls and super fun instruction! Racquets are supplied or bring your own. We build confidence, develop physical coordination and practice good sportsmanship.
Monday 2:00-2:45pm
Location: Y Gym
Fee:  $108

FLOOR HOCKEY (4 -5 1/2 yrs) Class #96902
Put on your sneakers and get your hockey stick ready! Learn the fundamentals while having fun. We will end each class with a game.  The Y provides all hockey equipment including a helmet with face mask (or bring your own). (No class 11/2 or 12/27)
Thursday 2:00 - 2:45pm
Location:
 Y Gym
Fee: $95

STRIDER BALANCE BIKE TRAINING (2.5 -5 yrs)
Explore mobility on two wheels, improve motor skills development, increase balance, strength and build confidence and coordination. Children focus solely on learning balance first. Research shows that learning balance and coordination with exercise jump-starts a child’s growth and development. Helmet use required. Bring your own or use the Y’s helmets.
Tuesday Level 1 (Class #96903)           10:55 - 11:40am (No class 12/25 or 1/1)
Thursday Level 1 (Class #96918)          2:55 - 3:40pm (No class 11/22 or 12/27)
Friday Level 2 (Class #96917)               2:55 - 3:40pm (No class 11/23 or 12/28)
Location: Y Gym
Fee: Tuesday $82, Thursday/Friday $95