West End YMCA

West End Y Youth Development Programs

 

SESSION 5- 2019

SEPTEMBER 2 - OCTOBER 26

Registration For Members: August 26 (Monday)
Program Members: August 29 (Thursday)

HOURS OF OPERATION

  • SUNDAY: 12pm-6pm 
  • MON-FRI: 5am-10pm
  • SAT: 5 am - 6 pm

WEST END YMCA will be closed at 6pm on Sunday, September 8 and open on Monday, September 16 at our NEW LOCATION, 36909 Ridge Road.


CHILD WATCH HOURS (Ages 3 months & up)

Child watch is available for up to two hours. Parents are required to stay in the building while your child is checked in.

  • MON. - THURS.  8:30am - 12:30 pm & 4pm-7:30pm
  • FRI: 8:30am - 12:30 pm
  • SAT: 8:30am - 12:30 pm

Fee: A $2 monthly automatic withdrawal per family is required. You are responsible for notifying the business office when no longer utilizing this service. 
Program Members: $30 Child watch card punched each visit at a rate of $3 per child per hour. $1 each additional child per hour.

KIDS IN ACTION- AGES 6-12:  DROP IN/CLASS

A mix of fitness activities, games, challenges, STEM activities, arts and crafts and more. Parents can still get in a workout if your child falls in the age range of too-old-for-Child Watch, but not-quite-old-enough-for-Group Exercise. This is a Free Drop-In Program.  Activity schedule will be located on the bulletin outside the MPRM. Look for our new days and times in the fall of 2019.

SATURDAY MORNING MANIA

A three-hour program for your child that includes: sports and games in the gym, arts and crafts, and swim time!

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Sat 10:00AM-1:00PM 8-12 FH2A $30/$50

SCHOOL DAY OFF CARE: K-6

School Day Off Care gives kids a chance to exert energy, try new things, make new friends and be kids! Safe fun-filled activities, field trips, and swimming will give your child life long memories. Remember to pack a lunch, swimsuit, and towel and dress for the weather. Sign up early to reserve your spot!

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Sat 10:00-11:00 AM 7-12 FH2B/MPR $20/$50

SCHOOL-AGE CHILD CARE: GRADES K-5

We proudly serve Willoughby-Eastlake School students with a variety of program and activity options to explore and develop children's interests and talents while in our care. Before School Care: Two hours before School Day Begins After School Care: School Day Ends until 6pm Offered during the Willoughby-Eastlake School year. Click here for a list of fees is available on-line.


FACILITY REQUIREMENTS:

AGE REQUIREMENT IN FACILITY
  • Children under 6 need a parent/ guardian to stay on-site even when they are participating in YMCA programs unless otherwise stated (ex. Licensed Child Care, Camp)
  • Children under age 10 need to be supervised by a parent/ guardian in the facility at all times unless they are participating in a YMCA program.
  • Monday- Thursday during the school year Youth (under 18) must leave the facility by 8:30 unless they have a parent/ guardian in the facility.
AGE REQUIREMENTS IN WELLNESS CENTER (second floor)
  • Age 10 -11 may workout with an adult-only after successful completion of the Youth Orientation session with a Wellness Coach.
  • Age 12-15 may use the Wellness Center unaccompanied after successful completion of the Iron Kids session with a Wellness Coach.
  • Ages 16+ Smart Start program is suggested to all. Please follow all guidelines and policies.
POOL AGE GUIDELINES
  • Children 5 and under: Adult must be in the water and within an arm’s reach at all times.
  • Children 6-8: Non-Swimmer: If the child cannot pass the deep end test they must be accompanied in the same swimming pool by an adult. Swimmer: If the child passes the deep end test, an adult must remain in the pool area.
  • Children 10-13: Non-Swimmer: If the child cannot pass the deep end test they are able to swim in shallow water only. Swimmer: If the child passes the deep end test, they will have use of the open pool areas and can swim in deep water.
  • Non-Swimmer: Any youth under 13 years of age that has not yet passed the swim test.

To register online for a class, click on the TIME of the class to be directed to the registration page. 

You must have an account to register for a class.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR A ACCOUNT


ADAPTIVE

CREATIVE MOVEMENT

Traditional classes do not always work for kids on the autism spectrum or other special needs.
This unique curriculum will allow your child to move, create, and enhance their interaction skills with their peers.

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Sat 9:00-10:00AM 5-10 MPR $20/$50

SENSORY SPORTS

Traditional classes do not always work for kids on the autism spectrum or other special needs.
This unique curriculum will allow your child to move, create, and enhance their interaction skills with their peers.

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Sat 10:00-11:00 AM 7-12 FH2B/MPR $20/$50

YOUTH ENRICHMENT

ART CLUB

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 5:30-6:15 PM 6-8 MPR $15/$55
Mon 6:30-7:15 pm 8-11 MPR $15/$55

BALLET

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tues 12:00-12:45 PM 4-6 MPR $13/$50
Thu 4:45-5:30 PM 4-6 MPR $13/$50
Thu 5:45-6:30 PM 8-11 MPR $13/$50

BALLET-MOMMY & ME

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tues 11:00-11:45 AM 2-3 MPR $10/$40

BATON

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tues 5:00-6:00 PM 5-13 FH1 $15/$50

WEE MUSIC MAKERS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tues 10:00-10:30 PM 6 m-2 yrs MPR $10/$40

LEADERS CLUB

LEADERS CLUB IS BACK!

The Leaders club involves social time with other teens, service projects, development of social skills, team building activities, special event field trips, and many other fun activities. It also focuses on issues such as volunteerism, group dynamics, conflict resolution, personal growth, leadership skills and the YMCA character development values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. Designed for children in grades 6th-12th.

Meetings are Thursdays from 6:30-7:30 PM in the MPR.
First Meeting is Wed September 25!

2 WEEK DEMO

FLOOR HOCKEY

Take your best shot! Discover how fun and exciting playing floor hockey can be! Played on an indoor basketball court, players on each team attempt to shoot a puck into a goal using sticks with a curved end. Learn the basic skills of this game!

Day Dates Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 9/16 & 9/23 5:30-6:15 PM 6-8 FH2 $3/$5
Mon 9/16 & 9/23 6:30-7:100 PM 9-12 FH2 $3/$5

9 SQUARE AIR

Imagine the playground game of 4 square combined with volleyball for multiple players. The Player in the center square serves the ball to any other square by hitting the ball up and out of the top of the center square. Players must return the ball to another player's square. The object of the game is to rotate to and remain in the center square.

Day Dates Time Age Location Member/Program
Fri 9/20 & 9/27 5:30-6:15 PM 7-12 FH2 $3/$5

NEWCOMBE (NUKE'EM)

A fun active group variation of volleyball that can be played almost anywhere with just a volleyball net or rope to divide the space into two equal halves. Played with a kickball, the object of ―nuke ‘e is to eliminate players from the opposing team while at the same time keeping your own teammates safe from elimination!

Day Dates Time Age Location Member/Program
Tues 9/17 & 9/24 4:30-5:15 PM 7-12 FH3 $3/$5

PICKLEBALL FOR KIDS

Look out basketball, baseball, and volleyball. There’s a new ball game in town. It’s called Pickleball and it’s dill-lightful! Pickleball is played on a badminton-sized court with ping pong-type rectangular racquets, a wiffle-type ball, and tennis-like rules.

Day Dates Time Age Location Member/Program
Thur 10/3 & 10/10 4:30-5:15 PM 5-10 FH3 $3/$5

TINY TOTS ART

A great way for kids to enrich their artistic expression! We will introduce different crafts, art tools and supplies, and allow them to explore their creativity.

Day Dates Time Age Location Member/Program
Tue 9/17 & 9/24 4:30-5:15 PM 4-6 MPR $3/$5

ULTIMATE FOOTBALL

Ultimate football is a combination of football and ultimate Frisbee. This game will help develop skills such as teamwork, cooperation, verbal communication, and hand-eye coordination.

Day Dates Time Age Location Member/Program
Thu 9/19 & 9/26 4:30-5:15 PM 7-12 FH3 $3/$5

SWIM LESSONS

SWIM-PRESCHOOL

PARENT/CHILD SWIM LESSONS: STAGE A-WATER DISCOVERY AND STAGE B- WATER EXPLORATION

Age Day Time Location Member/Program
6-12m Wed 6:00-6:40 PM:Gym & Swim MPR/Rec Pool $17/$121
6-18m Mon AM: Swim Only Rec Pool $14/111
6-18m Tues 6:45-7:15 PM: Swim Only Rec Pool $14/$111
6-18m Sat 9:35-10:05 AM: Swim Only Rec Pool $14/$111
13-24m Wed 6:10-7:20 PM: Gym & Swim MPR/Rec Pool $17/$121
19-36 m Mon 11:30-12 PM: Swim Only Rec Pool $14/$111
19-36 m Tues 7:20-7:50 PM: Swim Only Rec Pool $14/$111
19-36m Sat 10:10-10:40 AM:Swim Only Rec Pool $14/$111
25-36m Wed 6:50-8:00 PM: Gym & Swim  MPR/Rec Pool $17/$121

PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 1-WATER ACCLIMATION

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 9:30-10:00 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 10:10-10:40 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:10-6:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:45-7:15 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tues 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tues 6:10-6:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 4:45-5:15 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 9:00-9:30 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:50-11:20 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 11:30 AM -12 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138

PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 2-WATER MOVEMENT

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 9:30-10:00 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:10-6:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:45-7:15 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138 
Tues 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tues 6:10-6:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 4:45-5:15 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 9:00-9:30 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:50-11:20 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 11:30 AM -12 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138

PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 3-WATER STAMINA

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 10:10-10:40 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:10-6:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 5:30-6:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 6:10-6:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 4:30-5:00 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:50-6:20 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 9:40-10:10 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:15-10:45 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138

PRESCHOOL SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 4-STROKE INTRODUCTION

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 6:45-7:15 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 4:45-5:15 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:10-5:40 PM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:15-10:45 AM 3-5 Rec Pool $18/$138

SWIM-YOUTH

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 1-WATER ACCLIMATION

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 5:45-6:15 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 6:00-6:30 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:00-5:30 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 6:10-6:40 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 9:25-9:55 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 2-WATER MOVEMENT

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon  6:30-7:00 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tues 5:20-5:50 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue  6:00-6:30 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:30-6:30 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 6:45-7:15 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 9:30-10:00 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:45-11:15 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 3-WATER STAMINA

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 5:45-6:15 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:30-7:00 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 5:20-5:50 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 6:00-6:30 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 4:45-5:15 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:30-6:00 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 6:10-6:40 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:10-10:40 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:45-11:15 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 4-STROKE INTRODUCTION

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 5:30-6:10 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Mon 6:30-7:10 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 5:45-6:25 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Tue 6:30-7:10 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Wed 4:30-5:10 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 5:20-6:00 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Wed 6:10-6:50 PM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 9:15-9:55 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:00-10:40 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:45-11:25 AM 6-12 Rec Pool $18/$138

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 5-STROKE DEVELOPMENT

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tue 6:30-7:10 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Thur 6:30-7:10 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Thur 7:15-7:55 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:00-10:40 AM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: STAGE 6 - STROKE MECHANICS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tue 6:30-7:10 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Thur 6:30-7:10 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:00-10:40 AM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138

YOUTH SWIM LESSONS: PATHWAYS- AFTER COMPLETION OF STAGE 6

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Thur 7:15-7:55 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138
Sat 10:45-11:25 AM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138

This class continues to build endurance on all major competi-tive strokes and encourages aquatic sports and games as a part of a healthy lifestyle.

SYNCHRONIZED SWIMMING

Due to the swim skills needed to participate in synchronized swimming, at least one session of Stage 4 needs to be completed OR have the approval of the instructor.
Must have the approval of the instructor.

Level Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Beg Tue 4:30-5:15 PM 6-18 Comp Pool $20/$110
Beg Thu 5:30-6:15 PM 6-18 Comp Pool $20/$110
Int/Adv Tue 7:10-8:00 PM 6-18 Comp Pool $20/$110
Int/Adv Thur 7:10-8:00 PM 6-12 Comp Pool $18/$138

PRIVATE SWIM INSTRUCTION

Private swim lessons will begin Session 6.

TEEN SWIM LESSONS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Thur 4:30-5:15 PM 13-16 Rec Pool $18/$138

ADAPTED SWIM LESSONS- LESSONS FOR DIVERSE ABILITIES

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Fri 5:15-5:45 PM 3-18 Rec Pool $16/$70
Fri 5:45-6:15 PM 3-18 Rec Pool $16/$70

 

CERTIFICATIONS

YMCA LIFEGUARD CERTIFICATION

Must be 16 before the end of the class. Must be able to swim 400 yards, tread water and swim to the bottom of the pool. Certification also includes First-Aid, CPR/AED and Oxygen administration.

Day Time Location Cost
T/TH
SEPT 24- OCT 29
REGISTER BY: Sat. Sept 21st
3-6PM

 

Y AT UNION VILLAGE

Specifics to be sent in an email after registration.

$50

Additional info for lifeguarding class: Must be 16 before the end of the class. Must be able to swim 400 yards, tread water and swim to the bottom of the pool. Certification also includes First-Aid, CPR/AED and Oxygen administration.

SPORTS & PLAY

BASKETBALL SKILLS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
T/Th 5:00-5:30 PM 4-5 FH2A $13/$50
T/Th 5:30-6:15 PM 6-8 FH2A $13/$50
Wed 6:15-7:00 PM 9-12 FH2 $10/$55
Sat 8:30-9:15 AM 3-5 FH2 $10/$55

DODGEBALL

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tue 6:15-7:00 PM 7-12 FH3 $13/$50

GAGA

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Thu 5:30-6:15 PM 5-8 FH1 $13/$50
Thu 6:30-7:15 PM 9-12 FH1 $13/$50

GYMNASTICS INSTRUCTION- PRESCHOOL

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 3:34-4:30 PM 3-5 FH3 $15/$85
Sat 8:30-9:15 AM 3-5 FH3 $15/$85

GYMNASTICS INSTRUCTION- ROLLERS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 4:45-5:30 PM 6-15 FH3 $15/$85
Sat 8:30-9:15 AM 6-15 FH3 $15/$85

GYMNASTICS INSTRUCTION- SWINGERS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Wed 3:45-4:30 PM 6-15 FH3 $15/$85
Sat 10:00-10:55 AM 6-15 FH3 $15/$85

GYMNASTICS INSTRUCTION- KIPPERS & FLYERS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Wed 4:35-5:20 PM 6-15 FH3 $15/$85
Sat 11:30 -12:15  6-15 FH3 $15/$85

GET UP AND PLAY

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Mon 4:30-5:15 PM 3-5 FH3 $10/$50

INTRO TO VOLLEYBALL

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Wed 5:15-6:00 PM 6-15 FH2 $13/$50

INTRO TO WRESTLING

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Wed 6:00-7:00 PM 4-6 WSWR $10/$50

MARTIAL ARTS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tue 5:30-6:15 PM 5-8 MPR $15/$85
Tue 6:30 -7:15 PM 6-15 MPR $15/$85

PLAY LIKE A PRO

Basketball clinics taught by Lakeland Head Coach Matt Vespa.

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Tue 3:00-4:00 PM 10-17 FH3A $5/$5

TEEN DODGEBALL

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Fri 6:00-8:00 PM 13-16 FH3 $13/$50

VARIETY OF SPORTS

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Fri 9:30-10:15 AM 3-5 FH3 $10/$50

YOUTH WRESTLING CONDITIONING

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Wed 7:00-8:00 PM 6-12 WSWR $10/$50

GENERATION POUND

Day Time Age Location Member/Program
Wed 5:15-6:00 PM 8-12 Studio A $8/$107

 


SPECIAL EVENTS

PUMPKIN SPLASH: SUNDAY OCTOBER 27

Mem/Program: $50

  • Group 1 4-6pm (Pool & Paint time)
  • Group 2 5-7pm (Pool and Paint time)
  • $10/$20 Additional pumpkins $7

Cost includes family swim and one pumpkin, additional pumpkins can be purchased. An evening of fun starting with a family swim in the pool with pumpkins and ending your evening by painting your pumpkin, to take home for the holiday. All children under 8 must have an adult in the water with the child. Children who want to swim in the deep end must pass a deep water test.

Call to reserve your date and time today! (440) 946-1160

COMPETITIVE TEAMS

GYMNASTIC TEAM

The West End YMCA has run a competitive gymnastics team for over 40 years. Gymnasts range in age from 7-18. We compete with other YMCA’s throughout Northeast Ohio following the USAG JO Program. Our program is energetic and fun. We encourage teamwork and dedication through hard work in a positive atmosphere. Girls gain strength and confidence while making friends and growing in the core values of the YMCA.
Practices are Mondays & Wednesdays from 5:45-7: 30 pm on FH3 & Saturdays from 12-2pm
Not ready for a competitive team yet? Sign up for our instructional classes listed on our Sports & Play page!
If you have questions or would like more information, email Sarah Vurbic

SWIM TEAM

Parent Meeting will be Saturday, September 28 at 2:00 pm.
New handbooks and meet information will be handed out at this meeting.
Practices will begin Monday, September 30. More information to follow pending swim schedules. The team will be divided by abilities with the opportunity to practice up to 3-6 times a week. Registration will begin September 23.
For more information, contact the Aquatic Director, Sue Dietrich at [email protected].

WRESTLING TEAM

Parent The West End Y Wrestling program will begin Session 6 for kids ages 6-12 years. Our goal is to teach youth wrestlers the basics and competitiveness in scholastic wrestling. Seasoned wrestlers will have an opportunity to learn advanced techniques from the coaching staff. Each wrestler will learn positive sportsmanship, leadership, and build confidence on and off the mat. You can register for our Wrestling team beginning on August 26!

Get your child in wrestling mode early by signing them up for our Youth Wrestling Condition Program and Intro to Wrestling Program!

  • Tuesday and Thursday 6:00 to 8:00 pm
    Beginning October 29
  • Cost: $70 Members $100 Program Members
    (Price includes West End YMCA Wrestling Team T-shirt)

For more information and questions, please contact Program Director Randy Farkas:[email protected]
Program Coordinator : Molly [email protected] [email protected]