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Soccer Clinic (Apr 12-14, Age 5-12) Outdoors

Whether you’re a soccer fanatic, a first-time player, or have a kid who’s looking to learn, the YMCA has the soccer program you’re looking for! The Northern Lights YMCA offers practice and recreational scrimmages for kids to learn teamwork and basic skills where every child gets a chance to play. Includes a YMCA T-shirt!

AGES: 5-12
WHEN: April 12-14
TIME: Friday 5:30-7:30 pm; Saturday 9-11 am; Sunday 1-3 pm
WHERE: YMCA/Crystal Lake Soccer Field
COST: $57 Members; $91 General Public

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Volleyball – Little Spikers (Age 3-5) New

Learn the basic fundamentals of volleyball! We’ll learn passing, serving, hitting, and teamwork. Lowered net and youth volleyballs will be used.

AGES: 3-5
WHEN: Tuesdays, 5-5:30 pm
WHERE: YMCA Raquetball Court
SESSIONS: I & II
COST PER SESSION: $37 Member; $61 General Public

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Basketball Clinic (Mar 8-10, Age 5-12) New

Take your game to the next level! This clinic focuses on game skills and game development. Participants will also gain knowledge and learn skills in dribbling, passing & shooting. This is a great opportunity to learn this fun game! Includes a YMCA T-shirt!

AGES: 5-12
WHEN: March 8-10
TIME: Friday 5:30-7:30 pm; Saturday 9-11 am ; Sunday 1-3 pm
WHERE: YMCA Gymnasium
COST: $57 Members; $91 General Public (more…)

Sports Sampler New

Looking to shake the winter time blues. Join us every week for a new sport. During this program your youth will have the opportunity to learn skills and scrimmage a new sport each week. Sports include basketball, soccer, flag football, t-ball and dodgeball.

Session I & II only

AGES: 6-12
WHEN: Saturdays, 10:05-11 am
WHERE: YMCA Gymnasium
COST (Drop-in rate): $5 Member; $8 General Public

Soccer – Personal Coaching

PERSONAL SOCCER COACHING

Need some extra help on your soccer skills, or just want one on one time practicing your skills with the instructor? Set up a private soccer lesson with a coach!

AGES: 3-12
COST (45-MINUTE SESSION): $20 Members; $30 General Public
WHEN: As scheduled with coach
WHERE: YMCA/Crystal Lake Soccer Field

Parents Night Out (Age 3-12)

Youth participants will enjoy a Gym & Swim at the YMCA, while parents enjoy a night out! Please bring your bathing suit & towel. Pre-registration is required.

AGES: 3-12 years
DAYS: Friday Oct. 5, Nov. 2, and Dec. 7
TIMES: 6:30 – 8:30 pm
COST PER DATE: $12 Members; $18 General Public

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Schools Out Fun Day

Looking for something for your kids to do when there is no school, or school gets cancelled? We know these days can be stressful for families, especially when child care is a challenge. That’s why here at the Northern Lights YMCA, we strive to provide your child with a fun filled day even when school’s out! Bring a lunch and snack, swimsuit and towel and outdoor gear. Before and after care is included.

**The YMCA will host Schools Out Fun Days for scheduled half days as well, starting at 12 pm. Cost is $14 ($17 General Public). Please provide lunch if one was not served at school.

AGES: 5-12 years
DAYS: Scheduled school off days and snow days
TIMES: 7:30 am – 6 pm
COST PER WEEK: $28 Members; $34 General Public

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Safe Sitter Babysitting Course (Nov 3)

Safe Sitter® prepares students in grades 6-8 to be safe when they’re home alone, watching younger siblings, or babysitting.

Students learn life-saving skills such as how to rescue someone who’s choking, and helpful information like what to do if there’s severe weather. The lessons are filled with fun activities and role-playing exercises. Students even get to use CPR manikins to practice CPR and choking rescue!

  • Safety Skills: Students learn how to prevent unsafe situations and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies.
  • Child Care Skills: Students learn tips to manage behavior that will help them stay in control of themselves and the children in their care. Students also learn the ages and stages of child development, as well as practice diapering.
  • First Aid & Rescue Skills: Learning skills such as choking rescue and CPR is often students’ favorite part of the class. Students also learn a system to help them assess and respond to injuries and illnesses.
  • Life & Business Skills: The ability to screen jobs, discuss fees, and greet employers will set students up for success now and in the future. Students practice these skills through various role plays.

Pre-registration is required.

AGES: 11 years and up

NEXT SESSION: Saturday, November 3, 8 am-1:30 pm

The course is run several times throughout the year.  call 774-4076 for next available date.

COST: $66 Members; $100 General Public
WHERE: Northern Lights YMCA

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Basketball – Youth (Age 6-8)

SKILLS & SCRIMMAGE.  A great class teaching the fundamentals of basketball. Participants will have fun playing games while they gain knowledge and learn skills in dribbling, passing & shooting. Lowered rims & youth basketballs will be used.

AGES: 6-8 years
DAY: Sundays
TIME: 4:15 – 5 pm
SESSIONS: I & II
COST PER SESSION: $37 Members; $61 General Public
WHERE: YMCA Gymnasium

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Basketball – Lil Dunkers

Introductory Pee Wee class teaching the fundamentals of basketball. Participants will have fun playing games while they gain knowledge and learn skills in dribbling, passing & shooting. Lowered rims & youth basketballs will be used.

AGES: 3-5 years
DAY: Sundays
TIME: 3:30 – 4 pm
SESSIONS: I & II
COST PER SESSION: $37 Members; $61 General Public
WHERE: YMCA Gymnasium

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