Teen Program Classes

Programs Director: Tiffany Rolsing

[email protected]

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Our Innovative Learning Experiences...

Nurture the Imagination, Develop Creativity, and Teach important Socialization Skills in a rewarding and engaging environment!


CHILD & ADULT PROGRAM CLASS REGISTRATION OVERVIEW:

2020 Programs...the best you’ve ever SEEN!

$20 OFF 2020 Programming

Registration for Session I AND Session II are OPEN!

PROMO FOR CHILD PROGRAM CLASSES:

REGISTER before August 31 to Receive $20 OFF

each Session I and/or II Class!

PROMO CODE: YMCA20

Promo code can be applied to multiple classes, excluding privates. Cannot be combined with any other offer. Promo must be redeemed at the time of initial in person or online registration. Post registration credits will not be given. Not applicable for Private Lessons or Adult Programming.

Session I  Class Dates:

  • Monday: (no 9/7 Labor Day), 9/14, 9/21, (no 9/28 Yom Kippur), 10/5, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26
  • Tuesday: 9/8, 9/15, 9/22, 9/29, 10/6, 10/13, 10/20, 10/27
  • Wednesday: 9/9, 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28
  • Thursday: 9/10, 9/17, 9/24, 10/1, 10/8, 10/15, 10/22, 10/29
  • Friday: 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30
  • Saturday: 9/12, (no 9/19 Rosh Hashanah), 9/26, 10/3, 10/10, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31
  • Sunday: 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11, 10/18, 10/25, 11/1
  • Break Week: November 2 - 8
  • Please Note: Monday Classes will operate as a 6 week session and Saturday Classes as a 7 week session. Pricing reflects the adjustment.

Session II Class Dates:

  • Monday: 11/9, 11/16, 11/23, 11/30, 12/7, 12/14, (no 12/21), (no 12/28), 1/4, 1/11
  • Tuesday: 11/10, 11/17, 11/24, 12/1, 12/8, 12/15, (no 12/22), (no 12/29), 1/5, 1/12
  • Wednesday: 11/11, 11/18, 11/25, 12/2, 12/9, 12/16, (no 12/23), (no 12/30), 1/6, 1/13
  • Thursday: 11/12, 11/19, (no 11/26), 12/3, 12/10, 12/17, (no 12/24), (no 12/31), 1/7, 1/14, 1/21
  • Friday: 11/13, 11/20, (no 11/27), 12/4, 12/11, 12/18, (no 12/25), (no 1/1), 1/8, 1/15, 1/22
  • Saturday: 11/14, 11/21, (no 11/28), 12/5, 12/12, 12/19, (no 12/26), (no 1/2), 1/9, 1/16, 1/23
  • Sunday: 11/15, 11/22, (no 11/29), 12/6, 12/13, 12/20, (no 12/27), (no 1/3), 1/10, 1/17, 1/24
  • Break Week: January 25 - 31

REGISTER TODAY!


Gr. K - 6 Classes:  Sess. I/II

Channeling Creativity:

Enhance your Child's "out of school" time!

Art and creativity teach problem-solving, which is a critical skill for success in life. The arts encourage risk-free exploration, and it is this freedom that builds confidence. The YMCA has a dedicated Art Studio for children to channel their creativity! 

NEW! EXPLORING THE ARTS 

Gr. 3 – 5

Wed. 5:30-6:30pm

Explore and learn techniques using a wide variety of art materials. Experiment with various drawing tools including soft and oil pastels, painting with acrylics and watercolors, exploring texture and shape through collage, and utilizing clay and found materials for three dimensional design.

Full Member: $115   Program Member: $135


The Chef's Table: 

CHOPPED

Gr. 3 & Up

Tue. 5:30-6:45pm

Think on your feet in the kitchen! Instructions and kitchen safety are reviewed before chefs create their dish based on the weekly theme. And in the end, no one will be “Chopped”.

Full Member: $140   Program Member: $160

 

NEW! NAILED IT! 

Gr. 5 & Up

Thu. 5:30-6:45pm

Based on the ever popular Netflix baking competition, learn how to make and recreate pastry dishes all with a secret twist of an added ingredient weekly! We are confident that you will “Nail It!”

Full Member: $140   Program Member: $160


The Think Tank:  

NEW! ESCAPE ENGINEERING 

Gr. 3 – 5

Thu. 5:15-6:15pm   Sess. I

Hurry, your team has 60 minutes to discover clues, solve puzzles, answer riddles, and manipulate contraptions in order to complete assigned tasks to ultimately unlock the door! Play various escape games using STEAM skills. Students have the chance to design and implement their own escape games.

Full Member: $140   Program Member: $160

 

NEW! INCREDIBLE INVENTION 

Gr. 3 – 5

Thu. 5:15-6:15pm    Sess. II

Do you enjoy inventing new things? Learn about the process real inventors go through while you help design, build, and program robotic models to solve problems using LEGO® bricks. Learning is enhanced through the use of laptops.

Full Member: $140   Program Member: $160

 

BABYSITTING COURSE 

Gr. 5 – 8

Mon. 6-7pm

Train with an American Red Cross Certified Instructor to build confidence in handling an emergency situation to make you a more successful babysitter. Basic care, safety tips, safe play, and first aid are all apart of this comprehensive curriculum.

Full Member: $120   Program Member: $140

 

IT'S TUTORING TIME 

60 min.

Private tutoring lessons available in Math, Science, Reading, Writing, and Homework Help. Each session is customized to your Child’s learning needs.

Private: $55


The Gymnast Club:

The Wyckoff YMCA offers a Progressive Gymnastics Program where children develop and continually improve their strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination. Our Club focuses on self-confidence through movement and strength skills on the tumbling mats and apparatus. Reach new heights on the high beams and uneven bars to perfect your skills! 

GYMNASTICS 2: 

Gr. 3 & Up

Mon. 4-5pm: Sess. I–II

Full Member: $220   Program Member: $240

 

 


The Sewing Nook: 

IT’S SEW FUN: Level 1 

Gr. 3 & Up

Wed. 6-7pm,  Thu. 6-7pm

Focus is on a comprehensive understanding of sewing techniques and skills. Develop motor skills and handeye coordination by tracing patterns and cutting out pieces for projects using a variety of fabrics while gaining proficiency on the sewing machine. Basic fitting techniques and project assembly skills are incorporated into the curriculum.

Sess. I Projects: Zip Pencil Case & Kimono Style Robe

Sess. II Projects: Plush Sweatshirt & Printed Leggings

Full Member: $120   Program Member: $140 

Plus $50 Materials Fee

 

SEW MUCH MORE: Level 2 

Gr. 3 & Up   Prerequisite: It's Sew Fun

Wed. 5-6pm, Thu. 5-6pm

Refine skills in pattern reading, fitting, and sewing machine operation, and create more detailed garments using a wider range of fabrics. Learn how to insert zippers, make button holes, and gain confidence and independence in sewing abilities!

Sess. I Projects: Crossbody Bag & Fleece Onesie

Sess. II Projects: Hoodie with Pocket & Knit Joggers

Full Member: $120   Program Member: $140 

Plus $50 Materials Fee

 

SEW YOUR OWN PROJECT 

Gr. 3 & Up  Prerequisite: It’s Sew Fun and Sew Much More

Mon. 5-6pm

Advanced Sewing Students: Be guided through the project from start to finish. Purchase a pattern, fabric, and all the supplies needed.

Full Member: $120    Program Member: $140 

 

 

NEW! SEW IT FORWARD 

Use your hobbies to help others. The Wyckoff YMCA is launching a NEW Program where we plan to gather together with a purpose...charity sewing projects to fill community needs. It is our mission - social responsibility! Contact: [email protected] with interest. All ages welcome.

 

 


Gr. 7 & Up: Sess. I–IV

WEDNESDAY CLASSES: 

FITNESS CLUB 

Wed. 4-5pm 

Improve cardiovascular endurance, while strengthening the body with group fitness and sport-related skill games. Work on listening and directional skills while developing group interaction and teamwork. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400

 

MULTI MEDIA ART CLASS 

Wed. 5-6:15pm 

Learn basic color and composition through introductory art techniques in clay, collage, painting and drawing. Artists create individual and group work. An art exhibition is held during our annual show. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $460    Full Member: $430 

 

CREATION AND INNOVATION 

Wed. 5-6:15pm 

Learn all about technology and how to use common household items to build masterpieces! Members use hands-on materials to create different models that challenge your mind while having a great time! Members use physical manipulatives as well as technology to build their very own creations. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $460    Full Member: $430 

 

SPECTRA YOGA CLASS 

Wed. 6:15-7pm 

Learn basic postures and meditative techniques to quiet the mind, strengthen the body, and uplift the spirit. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400

 

FRIDAY CLASSES: 

MEAL PREP 

Fri. 4:30-5:30pm 

Learn how to prepare a meal by practicing culinary skills such as chopping, mixing, and plating a dish. Learn the skills here and recreate the recipes at home! Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $460   Full Member: $430

 

 

DINNER TIME CHAT 

Fri. 5:30-6:30pm 

Class begins in the kitchen preparing healthy snacks and salads to accompany a dinner that can include pizza and more. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $460    Full Member: $430 

 

LET’S RECONNECT 

Fri. 6:30-8:30pm 

Learn social skills including how to make introductions, join a conversation, and active listening. Participate in group social activities such as games, trivia, and field trips! Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $480   Full Member: $450

 

SATURDAY CLASSES: 

HEALTHY MEAL PLANNING 

Sat. 10-11:15am 

Learn how to prepare a meal by practicing culinary skills such as chopping, mixing, and plating a dish. Learn the skills here and recreate the recipes at home! Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400

 

MUSIC WITH MISS LYNETTE 

Sat. 10:30-11:15am 

Sing your favorite songs with live music under the fantastic direction of Miss Lynette. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400

 

LET’S MOVE 

Sat. 11:30am-12:30pm 

Develop basic coordination and body awareness through dance, fitness, and fundamental skill games. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400 

 

ACTING ‘SCRIPTS’  

Sat. 11:30am-12:15pm 

Read scripts from your favorite plays/musicals and enjoy acting in small groups with friends. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400 

 

MUSIC N’ MOTION 

Sat. 12:30-1:15pm

Learn basic rhythm through the use of instruments while singing songs to express emotion and creativity. Contact [email protected] to Register.

Program Member: $430    Full Member: $400

 

FITNESS FOUNDATIONS 

Location: Wyckoff YMCA & FLCC

In each Fitness Foundations group class, participants engage in a variety of areas of wellness. The activities include cardiovascular, strength, balance, and flexibility exercises, and nutrition. Contact [email protected] to Register.

The benefits of the class are as follows:

  • Increase muscle mass, bone density, and cardiovascular endurance.
  • Improve flexibility and balance, decrease the risk of falls leading to critical injuries.
  • Increase brain function, improve overall mood, and reduce stress and anxiety.
  • Increase self-confidence leading to improved socialization skills.

30 min. Session: Full & Program Member: $28

45 min. Session: Full & Program Member: $38