We believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for life. Because of the Y, more young people in neighborhoods around the nation are taking a greater interest in learning and making smarter life choices. At the Y, children and teens learn values and positive behaviors, and can explore their unique talents and interests, helping them realize their potential. That makes for confident kids today and contributing and engaged adults tomorrow.

Our Programs

Check out our programs for Winter 1.  Registration has started!

Winter 1 Sports, Teen and Special Events Schedule

Homeschool Program

Special Events

Elementary Nerf Wars- Saturday, February 9, 6-10pm- Open to any student in grades K-4.  Come take over the gym for an epic Nerf battle.  We provide the darts, you bring your favorite Nerf gun.  No mega darts or guns. Cost- $10/student

Daddy/Daughter Braiding Bootcamp- Sunday, February 10, 1:30-3pm- No more panicking attacks when mom has to go out of town.  Come learn the basics of caring for your daughters hair.  Our local stylist will teach tricks and tools to detangle, brush and quick easy styles.  Each kid will receive a brush, hair ties, and accesories.  Cost $10 ($5 per additional kid).

Middle School Lock-In- Saturday, February 16, 9pm-7am- 

Pajama and Pancakes Family Night- Friday, March 8, 5-8pm- Come have dinner on us!  We will have pancakes, fruit and juice. Hang out with your family, play board games and watch a family friendly movie.  And as a bonus wear your pajamas and the kids will be ready for bed when they get home! 

Elementary Night Out- Friday, March 22 6pm-10pm (extended hours available for extra cost)- Send your students to the YMCA for the night so you can enjoy a date night.  We will have gym games, music, board games, movies and more.  Extended care is available for an additional cost.  More information and waivers will be available closer to the date.  


Find the perfect program for your kids! Please remember, we offer financial assistance!  Call or email for more information.  If you have any questions or an idea for a program you would like to see, contact Lindsay Zielonka at 419-739-9622 or lzielonka@wapakymca.org