Y Family Engagement is about giving families as a unit, and as individuals, the opportunities to deepen relationships, develop new skills and interests, improve their health and well-being, and connect to the community. This is accomplished through several programs, many of which are free to family members or are available for a small fee. Check out all of our family programs below!


Parents’ Night Out

Offered on the 2nd & 4th Friday of Each Month

Family attending "Family Night" at the Y.

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Take time to unwind and rejuvenate after a tough week with a date night that helps parents reconnect while the kiddo’s have fun too! For $15 per child, Y Family Members ages 3-12 (potty-trained) will enjoy themed games, crafts, science experiments, movies, swimming and more. Offered on the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month. 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM. See the family calendar located at your local Y’s front desk for details.


Take A Hike!

Explore the Outdoors | 4th Saturday of Each Month

Father taking his son for a hike at the Y,

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Good things happen when we unplug and reconnect outside. Kids and adults benefit from contact with nature. Get outdoors and explore the beautiful
parks and public lands through our Take A Hike! Program, which provides FREE, guided, family-friendly hikes every month. Pack your sunscreen and
water; we’ll take care of the rest. Offered on the 4th Saturday of each month. See the family calendar located at your local Y’s front desk for details.

Inquire at the front desk for details on the next hike.

Youth & Family Wellness

Dates Vary

Family training together are stronger and healthier at the Y.

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Every family can be a healthy family! By focusing on healthy eating, physical activity, and quality time your family will soon be feeling stronger and living healthier. Check in-person, online, or on our app for a schedule of FREE Y Kids Fitness classes and family-friendly group exercise classes promoting your family’s engagement with health.

Kids Gym (3 Months to 7 Years)

Family Engagement During Prime Times

Trainer with kid at the Y Kid's Gym.

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Parents rave about the YMCA Kids Gym! Don’t believe us? Ask around! Kids Gym Supervisors ensure your little one is well taken care of for up to 1 hour while you work on your wellness goals.

KIDS GYM HOURS vary by location. Please check with your local branch or follow the links below for hours of availability.

Babysitting Training Course

Offered at the SkyView YMCA. The primary purpose of the American Red Cross Babysitter’s Training Course is to provide youth who are planning to babysit with the knowledge and skills necessary to safely and responsibly give care for children and infants. This training will help participants develop leadership skills; learn how to develop a babysitting business; keep themselves and others safe; help children behave; and learn about basic child care and basic first aid. This training is designed for youth ages 11 to 15. Participants will become certified in pediatric CPR and First Aid upon passing of a written and practical exam. To view upcoming class dates and/or to register, please follow the link below!


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