YMCA OF WOOSTER Winter/Spring 2013
YMCA OF WOOSTER Winter/Spring 2013
Winter/Spring 2013 YMCA OF WOOSTER www.woosterymca.org VISIT US AT THESE LOCATIONS Gymnastics Center 1660 Enterprise Pkwy. Wooster, Oh 44691 (330) 262-1153 Woodland Program Center 680 Woodland Wooster, Oh 44691 (330) 264-3131 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 5:30 am-9:00 pm; Sat. 8:00 am-3:00 pm; Sun. 1:00 pm-5:00 pm Ellen Shapiro Natatorium 515 Oldman Road Wooster, Oh 44691 (330) 345-3131 Hours: Mon. & Wed. 6:00 am-7:30 pm; Fri. 6:00 am-7:30 pm; Tues. & Thurs. 9:00 am-7:30 pm Sat. 10:00am2:00pm; Sun. 2:00 pm-5:00 pm The Spot! 101 W. Bowman St. Wooster, Oh 44691 (330) 465-6921 Hours: Mon.-Fri. 3:30 pm-6:30 pm LuK Launch Pad Daycare 3401 Old Airport Road Wooster, Oh 44691 (330) 202-6107 Babysitting at Woodland Mon.-Fri. 9:00 am-11:30 am Mon.-Thurs. 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm 2 YMCA OF WOOSTER www.woosterymca.org TABLE OF CONTENTS Branches & Hours of Operations........................................................................ 2 Membership Rates................................................................................................... 2 Group Exercise.......................................................................................................... 3 Senior Programs....................................................................................................... 3 Gymnastics ............................................................................................................ 4-5 Child Care................................................................................................................... 7 Sports........................................................................................................................ 5-6 Aquatics....................................................................................................................... 6 Competitive Hip Hop.............................................................................................. 6 LuK Launch Pad......................................................................................................... 7 Pre School (including Musikgarten and Leap Frog).................................... 7 Family Nights............................................................................................................. 8 The Spot!...................................................................................................................... 8 Middle School Madness......................................................................................... 8 Policies......................................................................................................................... 8 Membership Rates Membership Categories Adult Couple Family Single Parent Family Youth College Senior Senior Couple *Monthly Yearly **Joiners Fee $35 $45 $54 $45 $20 $27 $25 $40 $420 $540 $648 $540 $240 $324 $300 $480 $50 $75 $100 $75 $25 $50 $50 $75 * Monthly payments are automatic debits from a checking or savings account or from a credit cart (Visa, Mastercard or Discover) **This is a one time fee for new members only. Benefits of Membership Free Babysitting for Members at our Woodland Program Center • Select Free Fitness Classes on Saturdays for our Members • Full use of the Fitness Center and a free equipment orientation • Full use of our Natatorium • Members receive preferred rates for all our programs • A.W.A.Y Program (Always Welcome At the YMCA) most Y's across the country honor your membership on a limited time basis • Free Family Nights • Over 50 Classes offered per week ranging from beginners level to more advance levels • Youth Fitness Center • Spinning Studio • Indoor Gymnasium • Use of Two Racquetball Courts • Dry Sauna for Both Men and Woman - Located at Woodland • State-of-the-art Aerobics Studio • Gymnastics Center • Silver Sneakers Access to all Y facilities and programs is limited to registered participants and active members, All members are required to present a current, valid membership card or valid photo ID when using Y facilities and programs. Membership cards are not transferable. GROUP EXERCISE January February March April May Registration Begins December 21 Registration Begins January 25 Registration Begins February 22 Registration Begins March 22 Registration Begins April 24 Monthly Fitness Pass *Members Only* Sign up for the monthly Fitness Pass and take as many classes as you want! Members Only $40/Month SUICIDAL SWEAT An addictive high intensity work out that combines cardio step, kickboxing, strength and resistance training and floor work. This class is fast and fun! Tue/Thurs 5:30 pm 80 min. Member $20, Non Member $55 ZUMBA Zumba uses a variety of dances in its routines including: meringue, salsa, mambo, rumba, and flamenco. Zumba uses interval training and a combination of fast and slow rhythms to help burn a maximum amount of calories and tone and sculpt the body. Tue/Thurs 9:00 am 7:00 pm Mon/Wed 6:00 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 Saturday 8:30 am Free Member $10, Non Member $30 SPINNING A workout designed to simulate real road cycling technique, whether you are a beginner or a seasoned cyclist. Spinning will take you to the next level. Tempo ride, race simulations, hill climbing and interval training will help you meet your fitness goals. Tue/Thurs 6:00 am - 1/2 Spin, 1/2 Tone Tue/Thurs 9:15 am 6:15 pm 7:30 pm Mon/Wed 8:00 am 5:45 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 Saturday 9:30 am Member $10, Non Member $30 SILVER SNEAKERS Silver Sneakers offers an innovative blend of physical activity, healthy lifestyles and socially oriented programming that allows older adults to take greater control of their health. MSROM Mon/Wed 2:00 pm Cardio Circuit Tue/Thurs 10:15 am Silver Stretch Tue/Thurs 11:15 am Cardio Fit Mon/Wed 10:30 am FITNESS FUSION Fitness Fusion combines high intensity with simplicity and lots of variety: total body toning, strength training, plyometrics and cardio. This class fuses many workouts into a 1 hour class. Mon/Wed/Fri 9:15 am Member $30, Non Member $80 FUSION LIGHT One hour low/non impact cardio class. A lighter version of Fusion. Strength, cardio and flexibility are components of this class. Tue/Thurs 8:00 am Member $20, Non Member $55 SYNERGY CARDIO Join us after work for this cardio head to toe workout. This class uses weights, bands, resistance balls and includes stretching and toning. This is a 60 minute class. Tue/Thurs 4:15 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 WEIGHT MANAGEMENT This Class includes weekly weigh ins, accountability, monthly goals and tools to help you manage your weight. Thursday 5:30 pm Member $10, Non Member $30 SUPER FIT A terrific way to cross train or simply get an all around strength, cardio and core workout. This intense class will challenge you using weights, bands, steps and balls, mixed with high impact cardiovascular segments to sculpt your muscles and train your heart. It’s a great way to burn calories while toning your abs, butt and legs. Mon/Wed 7:00 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 KETTLEBELL PUMP A thirty minute class that is ideal for anyone who wants to burn fat, increase flexibility, build and increase cardiovascular endurance. Mon/Wed 7:45 am/(30 minute class) 5:15 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 BATTLE ROPES The basics of battling ropes can be broken down into three main categories: the velocity or wave method. Individual or partner training. The pole or push/pull method. Vertical or horizontal Multi-plain strength component. Great cardio & strength class. Tue/Thurs 9:10 am Tue/Thurs 12:15-12:45 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 CIRCUIT TRAINING Series of Foundational movements intended to increase your endurance and strength. Pull ups, pushups, tractor tires, ropes and plyoboxes. This is a Challenging workout! Fridays 9:10 am Wednesdays 4:00 pm Member $10, Non Member $30 STRETCH IT OUT This is a yoga-pilates blend class. Yoga positions and Pilates techniques. The majority of the class will focus on stretching. Fridays 10:30 am Member $10, Non Member $30 BUTZ N GUTZ This is a 30 minute class focusing on squats, lunges, wall sits and tons of abdominal exercises. Friday’s class is a 30 minute circuit class. Mon/Wed/Fri 12:15 - 12:45 pm Member $20, Non Member $55 PILATES 45 minute pilates mat class will help develop core strength, improved posture and prevent injury. Great stress reliever. Tue/Thurs 9:15-10:05 am Member $20, Non Member $55 FITNESS EVALUATION Fitness testing determines your current level of fitness. This evaluation measures all components of physical fitness: body composition, flexibility, muscular strength and endurance. Member $10.00 Non Member $25.00 PERSONAL TRAINING The YMCA has personal trainers available for individual sessions or for a group. Please contact the fitness director for details or to schedule an appointment. 1 Session Member $30 Non Member $50 4 Sessions Member $100 Non Member $200 8 Sessions Member $200 Non Member $400 SENIOR PROGRAM 59+ The “NEW” senior program at the Y offers a variety of opportunities for social interaction and fun. Activities such as day trips, picnics, lunch & scrabble, and walks are planned and offered to seniors. Day trips include going to the Cleveland Casino, Festival of lights and dinner, Aurora outlet mall, Cuyahoga Rails Excursions & Wine tasting outings. We are open to suggestions for other day trips as well. Cost for each trip varies, dates and prices on separate brochure at the YMCA front desk. Trips must have a minimum of 8 participants. 13 participants max. Register at the front desk today! Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland - Day Trip Friday, January 25th 9am-5pm The bus will leave the YMCA at 9am on Friday, January 25th and head up to the Horseshoe Casino in Cleveland. Lunch at the The Spread Buffet included in cost. Bus will return at 5pm. Cost includes travel & lunch. $56/ member, $72/ non-member Lunch & Scrabble Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday starting January 2013. Join us for a light lunch and play scrabble with friends. Lunch served at 12:15. Cost is $5 members, $7 non-members Menu available in the lounge. www.woosterymca.org YMCA OF WOOSTER 3 WATER FITNESS NEW: Aqua Zumba M 5:30 pm or F 12:00 pm Aqua Zumba gives meaning to the idea of an invigorating workout. Splashing, stretching, twisting and even maybe some shouting, laughing, hooting and hollering are often heard. This class integrates Zumba formula with aqua fitness. This water-based workout offers cardio-conditioning, body-toning and most of all exhilarating fun! HydroDynamic: T/W 5:00pm Hydrodynamics class is a aquatics fitness class that is interval training for a total body workout. Aided by fastpaced background music, participants engage in cardio fitness training and strengthening to condition and tome musculature. Belts, cropped flippers, kickboards and weights are incorporated for resistance. The Y will provide all equipment. Aquacise: MWF 9:00 am Aquacise class is an intense aerobic aquatics class in the shallow end of the pool. All major muscle groups are utilized. Interval, circuit training, plyometrics and choreography and motivating music are all part of this class! AquaJog: MWF 9:15 am Aqua Jog is a high intensity workout with no impact. This class is held in the deep water with flotation belts worn as support. You need to be comfortable in deep water. Water resistance helps to tone and strengthen muscles while burning calories. The floatation belts are provided by the Y and are required for this class. Swim Gym: MWF 5:45 am Silver Splashers: M/TH 9:00 am Splash Class is a low/moderate intensity class designed for improving flexibility while toning, strengthening and improving the function of the heart and lungs. Indoor Duathlon March 24 Adults: 2mile run, 1/2 mile swim (800 yards), 2 mile run Members: $35, Non-members $45 Youth: 1 mile run, 1/4 mile swim (400 yards), 1 mile run Members: $25, Non-members $35 Run will be held a Gault Track and Swim at the Natatorium IRON KIDS Tri and First Tri for Adults May 5 Race starts as 9 am, check in and body marking at 8:00 Members $35, non- members $45 6 and under: 50 meter swim, 1 mile bike, 400 meter run 7-10: 100 meter swim, 3 mile bike, 800 meter run (1/2 mile) 10-14: 200 meter swim, 6 mile bike 1600 meter run (1 mile) 15-18: 3 00 meter swim, 9 mile bike, 3200 meter run (2 miles) Over 18: 500 meter swim, 9 mile bike and 3200 meter run (2 miles) GYMNASTICS Power Hour (ages 2-5 parent/child) This is a 60 minute class for the child who wants to burn off energy while working on their strength and coordination in an unstructured environment. Tuesdays 11:15 am $25/$45 Fridays 10:15 am $25/$45 Little Rollers (Level I, II, III) (ages 3-5) This is the beginning of their gymnastics sport. These classes are for both boys and girls where kids will develop balance, agility, using the vault, balance beam, uneven bars and floor. Each child will practice in all four events. When registering, sign your child up for the appropriate skill level. Level I - 30 Minute Class Tue/Thurs 9:15 am 5:45 pm $42/$82 Mon/Wed 9:45 am Saturday 10:30 am $34/$64 Level II - 45 Minute Class Tue/Thurs 9:45 am 5:45 pm $52/$97 Mon/Wed 10:15 am Saturdays 10:30 am $42/$79 Winter Session I Saturdays January 12 -March 16 - 8 classes Registration December 19 No Classes on 1/26 and 2/16 Level III - 45 Minute Class Tue/Thurs 10:30 am 5:45 pm Spring Session I *Spring Show Session* Class Times for this session are listed Separately April 1 - May 3 Registration March 20 Spring Session I Saturdays April 6 - May 25 - 7 Classes Registration March 20 No Classes on May 4 Spring Session II Mini Session 4 Weeks May 6 - May 31 Registration April 24 YMCA OF WOOSTER Tiny Tumblers (1 & 2 year olds) This is a 30 minute parent and child class where the beginning of basic gymnastics and motor skills are taught. This class is held at the YMCA Gymnastics Center. Mon/Wed 9:15 am $28/$56 Fridays 9:30 am $15/$30 Saturdays 11:30 am $22/$41 Winter Session I January 7 - February 8 Registration December 19 No PM Classes on 1/17 make up date will 2/12 Winter Session II February 18 - March 22 Registration February 6 4 PRESCHOOL GYMNASTICS www.woosterymca.org $52/$97 Progressive Gymnastics (ages 6-12) Kids start from the basics and work their way up while preparing for the pre-team level of our gymnastics program. SWINGERS 45 Minute Beginner Class Tue/Thurs 5:45 pm 6:30 pm 7:15 pm $52/$97 Saturday 9:45 am $42/$79 KIPPERS 45 Minute Intermediate Class Tue/Thurs 5:00 pm 6:30 pm 7:15 pm $52/$97 Saturday 9:45 am $42/$79 FLYERS - 60 Minute Advanced Class Tue/Thurs 4:45 pm 6:15 pm $60/$102 PRE-TEAM - 90 Minute Class for ages 6-12 Tue/Thurs 4:15 pm $67/$112 FIRECRACKERS - 90 Minute Coach Selected Class for ages 5-7 Tue/Thurs 4:15 pm $67/$112 Junior Tumbling (grades 1st - 5th) In this 60 minute class, students will learn floor tumbling skills. This is for boys or girls who are just beginning or have tumbling skills that need improvement. We will also put an emphasis on strength and flexibility. Saturday 8:45 am $46/$84 Little Rollers II Tue/Thurs 9:45 am 5:45 pm $52/$97 Mon/Wed 10:15 am Little Rollers III Tue/Thurs 10:30 am 5:45 pm $52/$97 Senior Tumbling (grades 6th - 12th) In this 60 minute class, students will learn floor tumbling skills. This is for boys and girls who are just beginning or have tumbling skills that need improvement. We will also put an emphasis on strength and flexibility. Tue/Thurs 7:15 pm $55/$97 Saturday 8:45 am $46/$84 Flyers Tue/Thurs 6:45 pm Home School Gymnastics Ages 5 - 12) This program is for the child who is home schooled and is interested in learning the basics of gymnastics. We will work on Floor, Vault, Bars, and Balance Beam. We will also put an emphasis on strength and flexibility. Mondays 11:15 am $20/$32 Wednesdays 12:45 pm $20/$32 OPEN GYM This is a time to come in and practice moves, routines or simply sharpen skills on all the apparatus. The open gym times are supervised however, this is not an instructional time. Assistance can be given by the supervisor if needed. Open Gyms will be on Saturdays beginning January 5th. Saturdays 12:00 - 2:00 pm $7/$14 *Spring Show* Spring Session I Class Times (Class Times are ONLY for Spring Show Session) Tiny Tumblers Mon/Wed 9:15 am $28/$56 Fridays 9:30 am $15/$30 Power Hour Tuesdays 11:15 am Fridays 10:15 am $25/$45 Little Rollers I Tue/Thurs 9:15 am $42/$82 5:45 pm $52/$97 Mon/Wed 9:45 am $42/$82 Swingers Tue/Thurs 5:15 pm $52/$97 Kippers Tue/Thurs 6:15 pm $52/$97 Junior Varsity - $42/$90 9th - 12th Grade Team Name - Fusion Mon/Wed/Fri 4:00 - 5:00 pm Varsity - $42/$90 9th - 12th Grade Team Name - Heat Mon/Wed/Fri 3:00 - 4:00 pm Open - $42/$90 18 & up Team Name - Explosion Tue/Thurs 8:00 - 9pm & Saturday 10 am $52/$97 PreTeam Tue/Thurs 4:15 pm $52/$97 Firecrackers Tue/Thurs 4:45 pm $52/$97 Senior Tumbling Tue/Thurs 7:15 pm $55/$97 Home School Mondays 11:15 am $20/$32 Wednesdays 12:45 pm COMPETITIVE HIP HOP TEAMS OHIO EXPLOSION Ages 3 and up Hip Hop combines street style dance movements with more technically based jumps and tricks. All squads will compete in local competitions up to 4 times per year. Twinkle - $24/$48 3 - 5 Year Olds Team Name - Firecrackers Tue/Thurs 5:45 - 6:15 pm Minis - $32/$64 K - 3rd Team Name - Rockets Tue/Thurs - 4:45 - 5:30 pm Youth - $42/$90 4th - 6th Grade Team Name - Torpedoes Mon/Wed 5:00 - 6:00 pm Sat 11:30 Junior - $42/$90 7th & 8th Grade Team Name - Grenades Mon/Wed 5:00 - 6:00 pm Sat 11:30 SPORTS Indoor Soccer League The YMCA youth indoor soccer league is about to begin again. This is a league that offers fitness activity and motor skill development. Teams compete in order to outscore each other in goals during this game. The league is for boys and girls Pre-School (4 years of age ) thru 2nd Grade. All games will be played at the YMCA of Wooster. Fee: Family Members:$10, Members:$27, Non-Members:$50 Date: Session 1– February 20th– April 10th Session 2– May 1st– June 12th Pee-Wee Sports Pee-wee sports is a program designed to get kids up and be active. Every Tuesday and Thursday for a month, kids will play and learn several different sports and games designed to have fun and work on skill development. Examples of what will be covered include baseball, basketball, kickball, dancing, karate, and much more. If your child loves to be active, this program is for you. For ages 4 to 10. Fee: Family Members:$10, Members:$20, Non-Members: $30 Date: Tuesday & Thursday Afternoon 2:30pm -3:30pm Session1– February 5th– February 28th Session2– March 5th– March 28th Session 3– April 9th– April 30th Adult Dodgeball League Adult Dodgeball is back at the YMCA of Wooster. Come and get your dodge on as you play against tough competition. We use official intramural dodgeball rules. Games are played on Friday evenings at the YMCA. Ages 16 and up. Games will begin at 5:30, and be a best out of 3 matches format. Fee: $60.00 per team Date: Session 1– February 15th– March 29th Session 2– April 26th– May 31st www.woosterymca.org YMCA OF WOOSTER 5 SPORTS Tee-Ball and Coaches Pitch Children ages 5 & 6 will play Tee-ball and work on learning the basics of playing baseball. Coaches pitch is for ages 7-9 and will also learn the basics of playing. We will emphasize learning to play the right way but having fun while doing it. Games will be played at Parkview Elementary on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Games will start at 6:00 pm. Date: April 15th – May 29th Fee: Members: $40.00 Non Members: $65.00 YMCA of Wooster Healthy Kids Day Race The Healthy Kids Day Race at Oak Hill Park is a race designed to get both kids and parents involved. Come and enjoy the nice weather and the 1 Mile run through the park. Age groups are 4-6, 7-8, 9-11, and 12-14. After the race is over, medals will be presented for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place finishers. Following the race, head down to the YMCA of Wooster for the rest of the Healthy Kids Day activities. Date: April 27, 2013, 9:00 am Fee: $10 per child $25 per family YMCA of Wooster Youth Basketball League The YMCA youth basketball league is back this spring! The league is for kids pre-school-1st, 2nd4th, and 5th-7th. This leagues is for both new and experienced players. We place a high emphasis on skill development and learning to play the right way. A skills assessment will take place on March 2nd, with the league beginning on March 9th. Come and join the fun at the YMCA. Date: March 9th-May 4th Fee: Family Member:$10, Member:$45, Non-Member:$70 Youth and Adult Karate Awase-Kenpo Karate-Do literally means “Combined Fist Methods and the Way of the Empty Hand.” Students in this program learn kata, sparring, self-defense, and techniques including blocks, punches, kicks, and breakfalls. Students progress through 10 colored or “kyu” ranks before testing for black belt. 16 classes in 8 Weeks. Classes are on Tuesday & Thursday Nights. Youth karate ages 5-12 at 6:30 pm and Adults 13 and up at 7:30 pm. Session 1: January 22nd– March 21st Session 2: March 26th– May 21st Fee: Members: $60 Non-Members: $90 Walk-ins: $8 Adult Volleyball League Come Join The Fun!!! This is a semi to competitive volleyball league. Some players will have had some organized experience, but most people playing in this league will be of recreational background. All Churches, companies, friends, and families are invited to join this league. Fee: $165 per team Session 1: January 14– February 27th Session 2: March 11– April 22nd Session 3: May 20th– July 1st Y-Ball High School Basketball League Games played on Saturdays@ YMCA Woodland Facility. All games are officiated. Minimum of 8 players on a 6 YMCA OF WOOSTER roster maximum of 15. Every team must have an adult coach present over the age of 21 years of age. Teams are required to provide shirts with numbers on the back. N0 TAPE. TEAM NAMES CAN BE CREATIVE, BUT NEED TO BE TASTEFUL. All players MUST be enrolled in high school full time and CAN NOT be currently playing for their high school team. Fee: $315 per team Date: League begins January 5th– February 23rd emphasis on diving, elementary backstroke, and survival skills. Swimmers learn to swim a complete lap of the pool (50 feet) unassisted on both their front and back. The instructors also focus on teaching level body positions, rhythmic breathing and rotary head movement. Tues/Thur 2:30 pm & 5:30 pm SWIM LESSONS Session I January 7 – February 1, 2012 Session II February 4 – March 1, 2012 Session III March 4 – March 29, 2012 Session IV April 8 – May 3, 2012 Session V May 13 – May 31, 2012 Cost: Members $25.00 Non-members $50.00 PROGRESSIVE (Ages 6 – 16) POLLIWOG POLLIWOG is for children with no previous experience and /or hesitancy in the water. Children will learn alternating arm stokes and flutter kick using kick boards while covering a distance of 10-15 yards. They will also be introduced to paddling and kicking on their back. The curriculum includes bubble blowing, putting entire face in the water, bobbing and an introduction to floating both on front and back. Tues/Thurs 6:00 pm PARENT/CHILD (Ages 6-35 months) The purpose of Parent and Child swimming lessons is to make both parents and children comfortable in the water. The child learns about a new environment, while the parent learns how to teach the child to be safe in the water. Classes are designed so the child has fun while the parent urges the child to respond to simple commands that pertain to basic aquatic skills. Thursday 6:00 GUPPY GUPPY focuses on rotary breathing. The freestyle and backstroke stokes are refined. Concentration is on endurance and strength to accomplish swimming 25 yards on the front and back. By the end of GUPPY, students must be able to swim 25 yards of freestyle demonstrating rhythmic breathing and 25 yards of backstroke in order to advance to MINNOW. Tues/Thurs 6:00 pm PRESCHOOL LESSONS (Ages 3 to 5) PIKE PIKE is for children who are new to swimming lessons and are ready to take class without their parent. They will learn alternating kicking, blowing bubbles, and alternating arm motion. Emphasis will be on putting their faces in the water. Tues/Thurs 2:00pm & 5:30 pm MINNOW MINNOW level students must be able to swim front crawl and backstroke 25 yards without stopping. Concentration is on front crawl with coordinated freestyle and rotary breathing. In this level, students must have very good freestyle and backstroke because they will be swimming up to 50 yards continuously. They will be introduced to breaststroke and using symmetrical arms, which is one of the competitive strokes. In order to move up to FISH, the child must be able to swim 50 yards of freestyle, 50 yards of backstroke, and 25 yards of breaststroke. Tues/Thurs 6:00 pm AQUATICS EEL EEL’s are working on swimming independently at least five feet on their front and back in a horizontal position. The child should be comfortable submerging underwater. This class concentrates on back floating independently and kicking on back while swimming. Sitting dives and diving safety are introduced. In order to move up to RAY a child must be able to swim 15 feet by themselves both on their front and back. Tues/Thurs 2:00 pm & 5:30 pm RAY RAY is for students who have experience swimming and taking lessons. They can swim 15 feet in prone position with face in the water, and are able to begin freestyle while swimming the front crawl, and back float independently. Rotary breathing is introduced and emphasized. Diving, elementary backstroke, and survival skills are introduced at this level. In order to move up to STARFISH a child must be able to swim on length of the pool (25 feet) on both their front and back. Tues/Thurs 2:30 pm & 5:30 pm STARFISH STARFISH is for children who can swim 25 feet with their face in the water independently. Rotary breathing is strongly emphasized, as is a continued www.woosterymca.org FISH In FISH level there is continued stoke development of freestyle, back crawl and breaststroke. Children begin to learn butterfly and flip turns. Emphasis is on stroke refinement and building endurance. The child must be able to swim 75 yards of freestyle. Backstroke, and breaststroke and 25 yards of dolphin kick (15 feet of butterfly) in order to progress to flying fish. Tues/ Thurs 6:00 pm FLYING FISH Students with a very strong swimming ability may enroll in FLYING FISH. This class is for experienced swimmers who are able to swim freestyle with rotary breathing and proper backstroke for 75 – 100 yards continuously. The breaststroke will be refined as well as a continued introduction to butterfly, the final of the competitive strokes. Instructors will also teach diving and flip turns for freestyle. Tues/Thur 6:00 pm HOMESCHOOL LESSONS Tuesday 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm LUK LAUNCH PAD DAYCARE three infant rooms and two toddler rooms. The children are grouped by age to help meet their needs at each stage of their development. A daily report will be given to parents upon departure. Gross Motor Play - There is a large muscle room for the children to utilize in inclement weather and at scheduled times throughout the day. An outside playground is also available. This area includes several climbing units, area for bikes and open areas to run and play. Staffing - The state sets up specific guidelines that all staff must meet. In addition, the YMCA focuses on four core values - CARING, HONESTY, RESPECT AND RESPONSIBILITY. When hiring we look for individuals that will support our values and will provide a loving, safe, nurturing and educational environment for the children. There are trained staff in First Aid, CPR, Communicable Disease and Child Abuse on site at all times. Ages - The facility will accommodate age 6 weeks to 5 years, as well as school age K - 6th Grades. Meals - Children that are able to eat table food will be provided with two meals and one snack each day: breakfast, lunch and snack. The LuK Cafe will prepare lunch. Each meal will meet the requirements set forth by the state. Infant/Toddler Meals - Children using bottles and eating baby food will need to have their formula and food provided by parents. The center staff will be able to warm bottles and food if needed. Rest Time - The center will provide each child a crib or cot for rest time. All cribs and cots will be labeled with the child’s name. Sheets will be provided by the center. The Preschool - The center will provide a learning program for children in the preschool years during the morning hours. The program will be planned by using themes, objectives and evaluations. We have three preschool rooms: A room for young three (3 year old room); a room for older threes and young fours (4 year old room); and a room for older fours and young fives (5year old room). Infants/Toddlers - Children from infancy through the toddler years will also be challenged in a variety of activities to assist in their developmental needs. We have License - The center is licensed through the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. Cleanliness - As a center and staff we will also be committed to provide a clean and organized environment. Cleanliness does not mean children cannot have some messy fun. We will provide all types of learning experiences, even messy ones!! For more information or for a tour of the Daycare contact our Daycare Director Staci Seibert at 330.202.6107 LEAPFROG PRESCHOOL ENROLL NOW!!! Serving kids 3-5 years old, 3 days a week, limited space available, member rates, licensed program, specializing in quality care & offering a nurturing and creative environment. Information packet available at Front Desk. Fees: $30 Registration Fee per Child $80/ Month for YMCA Members $100/ Month for Non Members (No refunds available for missed schools days, monthly fee reflects days we are closed) CLUBHOUSE KIDS YMCA BEFORE AND AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM A Place To Stay, A Place To Grow As the leader in youth development, we understand the importance of providing our participants with a balance of academically rich activities as well as an enhanced focus on overall physical well-being. We work to design experiences that help your child learn, grow and thrive. YMCA of Wooster After School In YMCA of Wooster After School care, kids engage in physical, learning and imaginative activities that encourage them to explore who they are and what they can achieve. In addition to supplementing what they have learned in school, they participate in interactive learning models that engage critical thinking skills, get assistance with their homework from trained YMCA staff, have a chance to socialize with each other and form long-lasting friendships that enhance their development, growth and self-confidence. Grades K - 6 Monday - Friday on regular school days Nutritious snacks offered daily Before and After School Care Transportation to all WCS School Days Off Camps A safe place to learn, have fun and get active Additional attendees: Members: $5 Participants: $7 WINTER/ SPRING 2013 SCHOOL’S OUT CAMP Grades K - 6 Come join us at the YMCA for games, swimming, activities, and more! Camp runs from 6:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with activities scheduled throughout the day. Special activities will include swimming at the YMCA Natatorium, bowling, and much more!! Camp will be canceled on days that there are five or less participants signed up, so please register NOW! The deadline to register is a week before the school day is out. If you sign up for camp and do not attend, you will not be refunded unless you cancel your registration prior to the deadline. Your payment is due when you sign up unless other arrangements have been made with Youth Director. Register at the YMCA, 680 Woodland Avenue. Questions? Call the YMCA at 330-264-3131 Camp Fees: Family Members: $25/day Members: $25/day Non-Members: $35/day *All participants must pack a lunch! Jan 21 - Bowling @ Wayne Lanes 1pm-3pm (please bring socks) Feb 15 - PJ Day– Wear your favorite PJ’s for Movie & Games. Feb 18- Swimming at the YMCA NatatoriumBring a swimsuit and towel- 1pm-3:30pm Feb 21 - Swimming at the YMCA Natatorium 1pm-3:30pm March 29– Closed April 1-5 Spring Break Afternoon activities TBA 1-3:30pm PLAY & LEARN TUESDAYS Ages: 2 ½-5 yrs Learn and grow together through play. At the Y, we believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for quality of life and future success. Play & Learn is a parent & child program designed to support early childhood development. We invite families, friends and neighbors and their children, from birth to 5-years, to come eat, play, create, and explore together. Play & Learn helps pre-schoolers improve their cognitive skills and develop positive relationship skills through playful activities. Parent/guardian and child engage it activities such as: Lunch with the LAW -Come have lunch with members of our local law enforcement, see their police cars and ask all the questions you want. Be sure to bring a camera to take pictures of this special moment. All children must be accompanied by an adult. LEGO Building Projects- Come have lunch and participate in Lego design competitions. Build and race a Lego Car, Float a Lego Boat, have fun building with your kids!! My First Field Trips- Enjoy a short bus trip to Dominoes Pizza where the kids and parents will learn how to make their own pizza and have lunch. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Dance/Gymnastics- Let’s get down and boogie! Come dance to Steve & Greg’s Freeze Dance, Hokey Pokey, Listen & Move and much more. Also join us for Tumble & lunch as we learn from Miss Christy how to do gymnastics tumble and enjoy a healthy lunch together. Story-time- Come enjoy story time with Miss Lori (preschool teacher & director) and have a lunch that goes with our story like…”If you give a Pig and a Pancake” or “Cloudy with a chance of Meatballs”. Interactive Games- Enjoy a lunch and interactive game of Candyland, built to suit adults and kids alike!! And more Session Dates & Times: Every 2nd & 4th Tuesday of each Month Jan-May & Sept-Dec Days: Tuesday’s Session Fees: $18.00 members $25.00 participants Fees are per couple (adult/child). This is not a discounted program for Y-staff. Additional attendees: Members: $5 Participants: $7 www.woosterymca.org YMCA OF WOOSTER 7 THE SPOT! The Spot! offers a different and unique alternative to your basic after school program. The Spot! offers tutoring and mentoring through College of Wooster volunteers who are there to assist your youth. With The Spot! being focused on educational & self improvements, we also have numerous youth and teen programs available to its members. The programs offered from The Spot! promote the YMCA’s ideals of strengthening one’s spirit, mind, and body. The Spot! is located inside Cornerstone Elementary ( downstairs & through the back door by the playground). Hours are from 3:30 - 6:30 p.m. M-F. Come down and check us out! Membership is only $10/year!! MOMMY & ME FITNESS CLASSES Interested in helping your child develop cognitive, social and gross motor skills? Interested in fostering new friendships or just need interaction with other adults? The Y will begin offering Mommy & Me fitness classes- a great place to bond while getting in shape!! Join us every Wednesday at 10:15am for a 45 minute exercise class designed especially for parents and children. Four sessions- Wednesdays at 10:20am Location: TBA Ages: 2yrs-5 yrs Class starts: Wednesday, January 9th Members-$18 Non-Members-$30 MIDDLE SCHOOL MADNESS The YMCA of Wooster offers Middle School Madness a monthly social program for teens in grades 5 - 7. Middle school teens meet on designated Friday nights from 7 – 10 p.m. at the Y for an evening of games, tournaments, sports, snacks and a supervised dance. Each themed event is supervised by trained YMCA counselors. Registration required. Call the YMCA today to register. Phone: 330-264-3131. DATES: January 11, 2013, March 8, 2013, May 10, 2013 Cost: $5 per event (Member; must show YMCA membership card) $8 per event (Participant) Tickets available at the door with cash only. Snacks & Drinks available for cost. MUSIKGARTEN CLASS Musikgarten is the leader in early childhood music education - for children and we are bringing it to the Y! Through a certified teacher- we will offer a complete program that helps toddlers and children develop a deep love of music and the ability to express it. Involve the whole family in this fun and energizing 30 minute class!! Six sessions-Fridays at 10am Location: TBA Ages: 15mths-3.5yrs Class starts: Friday, January 4th Members- $30 Participants-$42 **Additional class materials=extra purchase, but is not required Every 3rd Friday of Each Month January 18th – Flick N’ Float - Join us for a Flck N’ Float at the YMCA Natatorium Pool! Hotdogs, Pizza, Candy Bars, & Pop will be available for an additional low price as you and your family float in the pool while watching “Finding Nemo”. You are more than welcome to bring noodles, coast guard approved lifejackets, blankets, and camping chairs. We are excited to see you there! When: Friday, January 18, 2013 Time: 6-8:30pm Cost: Members-FREE, not including food Participants- Adults $5, Children $2 This incredible evening for your children is filled with a variety of fun games, activities, and a movie & they won’t want the night to end! And don’t worry about snacks – we’ll take care of that too!! Popcorn, cookies & juice provided during the evening snack. When: Friday, April 19th, 2013 Time: 6-10pm For Ages: 6 weeks-6th grade Cost: $10 per Family for Family Memberships $15 per Family for Single Memberships $20 per Family for Non-Members Space is limited! Pre-registration is required! Call the YMCA of Wooster today to register!! FAMILY NIGHT Day Passes - Day passes, which entitle you to use the pool, gym, weight room, and racquetball courts may be purchased at either building. A waiver must be signed by a parent for members under 18. Building Rentals - The Woodland Avenue facility and the Ellen Shapiro Natatorium are available for rental use. Whether it is for a birthday party, meeting, youth overnighter, or whatever the occasion, the Woodland facility houses a conference room, multi-purpose room, gymnasium, racquetball/wallyball courts, and more. Call for prices for your birthday party, family function or company organization. Nonprofit organization rates available. Babysitting - Babysitting is a free service for members. The Woodland Avenue Program Center has babysitting available Mon - Fri mornings 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. and Mon -Thurs evenings 5:00 - 8:00 p.m for infants through age six. This service is to be used when the adult bringing the child will be using the workout facility or taking a class on the premises of the YMCA Woodland Avenue. Non members may purchase a babysitting card at the front desk. YMCA OF WOOSTER March 15th – Karaoke Sock Hop Family Night Want to unleash your inner Rock Star? In honor of the rock & roll era…. Come dressed in your 50’s era attire and get ready to sing all of your favorite rock n’ roll oldies! This event is open to all ages, so bring the whole family! Don’t forget your poodle skirts and leather jackets! We will have karaoke, dancing and other fun activities! Root beer floats, bubblegum blowing contest, and more! When: Friday, March 15, 2013 Time: 6-8:30 pm Cost: Members- $5 per family Participants- $15 per family April 19th- Parents’ Night Out - Need an evening without the kids? The Y’s Parents’ Night Out gives our parents the opportunity to take a well-deserved break. Go out for a night on the town feeling confident that your little ones are safe and having the time of their lives with their favorite Y counselors. AWAY program - This program allows members who are traveling to another city outside a 60-mile radius to use the local Y free, or at a reduced rate. If using a visiting pass more than three times a month, a Wooster YMCA membership should be purchased. 8 February 15th – Valentines Dance Celebrate by making special family memories and shaking your groove ‘thang to some great music! Our Family Valentine’s dance is fun for the entire family, so come out and join us for an entertaining night. Light refreshments also included!! When: Friday, February 15, 2013 Time: 6-8:30pm Cost: Members-Free Participants-$10 Family www.woosterymca.org Weather Closing Policy - If Wooster City Schools close for weather involving dangerous road conditions all YMCA classes are cancelled until Noon. All YMCA facilities will remain open for walk in use only, but there will be no babysitting provided. If there is a level 3 emergency all YMCA facilities will be closed. Concealed Weapon - It is illegal to carry a firearm, deadly weapon, or dangerous ordnance anywhere on the YMCA of Wooster’s property. Unless otherwise authorized by law, no person shall knowingly possess, have under the person’s control, convey, or attempt to convey a deadly weapon or dangerous ordnance onto these premises. FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE The YMCA of Wooster is committed to providing assistance through “scholarship” programs and memberships to any youth or family with a true financial need. Funds made available for financial assistance are provided through United Way, YMCA fundraising, and grants. PROGRAM REFUND POLICY Request made prior to the first class -- 100% Request made after first class -- 50% Request made after the second class -- No Refund Cancelled Programs -- 100% refund or amount may be credited towards another course. Once credit is chosen, no refunds are made.
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