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Youth & Family Programs

Youth Sports



Starting in September:

Sword Fighting Club
(Ages 5-12) OLEAN

Dates:  Ongoing
Times: Tuesdays

5:30pm - 6:45pm (Ages 5-8)
7pm-8:15pm (Ages 9-12)


Drop in 3v3 Basketball (Ages 14+) BRADFORD
Dates:  Sept 4 - Oct 9
Days/Times: Saturdays

10am-11am

Fun with Mobile Lu
(Ages 4-13) BRADFORD

Dates:  TBD
Days/Times: Tuesdays
5pm-6pm (Ages 1-6)
6pm-7pm (Ages 7-13)


Starting in October:

Volleyball Skills Camp
(Ages 4-12) OLEAN

Dates:  Oct 5-26
Days/Times: Tuesdays, 5pm-6pm 


Softball Skills & Drills
(Ages 4-13) BRADFORD

Dates:  Oct 11 - Nov 15
Days/Times: Mondays
    5pm-6pm (Ages 4-5)
    6pm - 7pm (Ages 6-13)


Baseball Skills & Drills
(Ages 4-13) BRADFORD

Dates:  Oct 12 - Nov 16
Days/Times: Tuesdays
5pm-6pm (Ages 4-5)
6pm - 7pm (Ages 6-13)

Midnight Basketball  
(Ages 13-17) BRADFORD

Date:  Friday, Oct 22
Times: 9pm - 12am

Basketball Skills & Drills
(Ages 4-13) OLEAN & BRADFORD

Dates:  Oct 18 - Nov 10
Days/Times:  
(Bradford) Wednesdays
5pm-6pm (Ages 4-5)
6pm - 7pm (Ages 6-13)

(Olean) Mondays
5pm- 6pm (Ages 4-12)
Wednesdays
5pm - 6pm (Ages 7-12)
Starting in November & December:

Basketball Skills Competition  
(Ages 13+) OLEAN

Dates:  Nov 8 - 13
(Monday - Saturday) Times: TBD
See website for event cost.

Youth Basketball League 
(Ages 4-12) OLEAN & BRADFORD
Dates:  Nov 15 - Dec 13
Days/Times: Practices will be on weekday evenings. Games on
Saturdays. Times TBD.


Youth Volleyball Clinic 
(Ages 8-12) BRADFORD
Dates:  Dec 1-22
Days/Times:
Thursdays, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Youth Programs


KinderClub (Ages 3-5)
Olean/Bradford/Wellsville
KinderClub is a special time just for preschoolers and helps build skills needed for the future. This drop-off program is filled with opportunities for youngsters. Activities include arts, crafts, Sports Bugs gym games, swimming (Olean/Bradford), and more. KinderClub meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am until 11am. Registration is required. Call your YMCA today!
Session Dates: October 5 - 28th:
Cost per session:  $35/YMCA Members
                           $65/Non-Members








Kids in the Kitchen (Ages 8-13)
Olean/Bradford/Wellsville  
Youth are invited to sharpen their culinary skills in the kitchen the second Thursday of each month from 5pm - 6pm. This class allows its chefs to explore the kitchen and learn kitchen safety while creating delicious dishes and trying new things!  
FREE for Family Members.

YMCA Adventure Club (Ages 8-13)
Olean/Bradford/Wellsville
Adventure Awaits! Adventure Club engages and motivates youth through weekly themes and fun activities that meet the diverse interests of this age group. Participants will make new friends, build self esteem and gain confidence through team building games, challenges, swimming and outdoor activities. Adventure Club meets Tuesdays from 4pm-5pm.
FREE for Family Members. $5 per meeting for Non-Members.

Family Programs

Kid Zone 
(Ages 6wks - 12 yrs)
Kid Zone is a Family Membership FREE Benefit designed to allow the entire family to utilize the Y at the same time. It is not a babysitting service. It is an opportunity for family members to enjoy all the YMCA has to offer. Within Kid Zone, we offer structured activities that involve children in arts and crafts, story time, games, coloring, painting, puzzles and other interactive play. Visit the Kid Zone Room and register your child. Our trained staff will escort your child to any class or activity while you work out. After exercising, pick up your child.
Note:  A parent MUST remain in the building while children are checked into Child Watch. This service is limited to one (1) hour each morning and evening for infants 6-weeks to 6-months of age.

Wellsville YMCA Parents Night Out Kids Zone Special:  
Parents do not need to remain in the building during the Wellsville Parents Night Out Program. 
Every Friday from 4pm- 7pm
Cost: 

FREE/Family Members
$5 per child/all other membership types
$15 per child/Non-Member


Olean/Wellsville
Kid Zone Hours:  
M-F: 8am - 11am
       & 4pm - 7pm
Sat:  9am - 12pm

Bradford 
Kid Zone Hours:  
Tu & Th: 9am - 11am
M-F:       4pm - 7pm
Sat:         9am - 12pm

Family Adventure Center 
(Toddlers - 2nd Grade)
Olean/Bradford
This room is specifically designed for children through 2nd grade and under 48 inches tall. It is a completely padded room with various mats, tunnels, slides, and
balancing shapes. Just take off your shoes and get started! Socks are required.
Supervision must be provided. Use of the Family Adventure Center is FREE for
Family Members.
Open Play Hours:  

Mon - Sat  12pm - 4pm  


  Family Friday Nights
  Olean/Bradford


The YMCA offers fun for the whole family every Friday night from 6:30 PM until 8:30 PM. Family Friday Nights are free for members unless otherwise stated. Activities include gym games, arts & crafts, movie nights, wellness activities and much more!
Stay tuned to the events calendar here on 

our website our Family Friday Night calendar details.

Cost: 

FREE/Family Membership
$5 per child/Student Member
$10 per child/Non-Member



  Super Saturdays 
  (Ages 3-12)
  Olean/Bradford/Wellsville

For 3 hours every Saturday from 11AM to   2 PM parents can drop off their kids to   participate in fun gym, swim and craft   activities tailored to their age and development, while making new friends 

under the supervision of Y staff.
Pre-registration is not required.
Non-members must sign their children in at the desk.




 



Family Yoga (Ages 5+)
Olean

Bring the family to a relaxing activity as you kick off your weekend. Classes meet on every Friday night in September at 5:30pm.  This class is FREE to Family Members.  
Registration is encouraged, drop-ins are welcome.





Meet Your Program Directors


"Our youth are the future, I'm just trying to do my part in setting them up for success."
-CJ Pierce
Senior Program Director
Olean YMCA
[email protected]





"I love the genuine feeling of helping someone. For many, starting out as a new member at a gym or a kid starting a sport for the first time can be intimidating. Building an atmosphere of belonging and care, well, there just isn’t a better feeling than that.”
-Tyler Green, Senior Program Director 

Wellsville YMCA
[email protected]

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