MADISON, NJ - Register for Madison Area YMCA Spring 2019 classes that begin on Mon., April 8, and plan early for summer—register for all summer session programs and summer mini camps and clinics in Performing Arts, gymnastics, aquatics and sports that begin on Mon., June 24. Priority registration for members begins Tues., March 19, at 7:30 p.m. online and in person. Open registration begins Tues., March 23.
The Aquatics department is offering 10-week sessions for children starting at 6 months old through 16. Private swim lessons are available for children 3 years old through adult. Classes also available for Special Needs children ages 3-12. The Madison Area YMCA swim team, the Mariners, offers a year-round opportunity for competitive swimming in both YMCA and USA Swimming for girls and boys from 6 years old through high school.
The Gymnastics department is offering 10-weeksessions for children of all ages. Parent/child classes are available for crawlers. Gymnastics classes for preschoolers through teens are available. Classes also available for Special Needs children ages 3-5 years old. Competitive opportunities are available through participation on the Rosettes gymnastics team.
The Gymnastics department is also offering Y Ninja Gym, a structured training program that is based on obstacle course training methodology that includes: strength and conditioning drills, specialty skill development (flips, rolls, jumps and kicks), tumbling, martial arts skills and mindfulness/meditation practices. This program is specifically designed to build coordination, motor control, conditioning, proprioception, body awareness, spatial awareness, agility and physical strength while developing self-confidence, teamwork and discipline. Classes are available for children 3—15 years old. Y Ninja Gym and Me also available for 2-3 year olds.
The Sports department is offering 10-weeksessions for children of all ages from preschool through school age in sports including basketball, advanced basketball, Y-Winners basketball, floor hockey, golf, karate, kinder karate, lacrosse, soccer, indoor soccer, t-ball, tennis, fun & games and sports & games.
Enrichment & Family programming at the Y includes classes starting with parent/child classes through school age in a variety of subject matter including S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) for toddlers through 12 year olds. S.T.E.M. classes include Adventure LEGO, Learning Laboratory, Zoofari Adventures and Young Photographers. Classes are offered in other subject matter including: arts & crafts, cooking, baking, reading music, Healthy U and more. The Madison Area YMCA hosts birthday parties through most of its departments. Girl Scouts and Boys Scouts can also earn scouting badges.
Kids Central offers babysitting services for children starting at 3 months old. The Zone, the Madison Area YMCA’s tween area for children ages 8 through 11, has games, books, Xbox, Kinect, rock wall climbing and more! Drop-off programs are also available that allow parents to drop off their children and leave the facility for an extended period of time—you must book a reservation in advance.
For adults: Group exercise classes, indoor cycling group exercise classes and Small Group training (SGT). SGT classes include TRX Suspension Training, Pilates Reformer, Flex and Press, Pilates MOTR and Build and Burn. Personal Training also available. Adult/teen aquatics, adult/teen sports, adult/teen performing arts classes available. Men’s pick-up basketball; Adult Pickleball. New: Personal Training “Commit to Be Fit” program and Healthy Weight Loss program. See www.madisonareaymca.orgfor all class descriptions.
The Madison Area YMCA is more than a gym, or a health club, or a day care center. We are a deeply rooted, charitable community service organization with a long history of success in working for the greater good. Openness and acceptance abound in an atmosphere of friendship and belonging. Regardless of where you were born, what you believe in, or how high or low you are on the economic scale ...
The Madison Area YMCA is a 501©3 cause-driven charitable organization dedicated to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.