Family time at the Y is about giving families the opportunities to deepen relationships, develop new skills and interests, improve their health and well-being, and connect to the community.

Contact your local branch to learn more about family programs near you.

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Kids Night Out

At the Y, we know parents need a break from time to time. With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y. Kids enjoy games, crafts, snacks, swimming and more!
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Family STEAM Nights

At our Family STEAM Nights, families learn together as designers and inventors. Explore how STEAM shows up in your everyday life! Learn to use creative tools, explore new technology, build and create together! Registration is open in the fall and spring.
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Family Events

Many of our locations offer special family events throughout the year, so you can have fun together! Activities may include; open gym, games, crafts, and more.
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Youth Fitness Orientation

A Youth Fitness Orientation is a 30 minute session designed for children ages 9-12. A fitness instructor discusses the importance of facility etiquette, respect, safety and recommended exercises for your active kiddos. Contact your local branch for details!
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Rec Swim

Your family can enjoy fun in the pool during open swim! We also offer free swim evaluations and educate parents on the importance of water safety.
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Open Gym

During our open gym hours, enjoy shooting hoops with the entire family!

Check Out Some Family Resources

We understand as parents, it can be quite challenging to continue finding things for your kids to do while at home. So we've decided to provide some FUN, ACTIVE and EDUCATIONAL materials the whole family can enjoy!