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YMCA at O.P. Schnabel Park

Youth Development

Youth Activities

Kid having fun!At the Y, we believe the values and skills learned early on are vital building blocks for quality of life and future success. That’s why our child care, After School, ChildWatch and Early Learning Center programs are staffed with people who understand the cognitive, physical and social development of kids, the need children have to feel connected and supported in trying new things, and the caring and reinforcement parents and families need to help each other. At the Y, babies develop trust and security, preschoolers experience early literacy and learn about their world, and school-age kids make friends, learn new skills and do homework. Most importantly, children learn how to be their best selves. That makes for confident kids today, and contributing and engaged adults tomorrow.

Summer Specialty camps

Inspire young minds all summer in a safe and fun environment, where they will explore new activities and develop lasting friendships. This program is for ages 3-10. We have morning and afternoon camp options.

We will have information for 2018 in March!

Specialty Programs

The YMCA at O.P. Schnabel Park is now registering for our Spring Specialty Programs. Programs being offered for ages 3 and older include Martial Arts, Arts & Crafts, Dance, Tumbling, Spanish Enrichment and more to come. All classes will be held in our new Youth Activity Center formerly known as Studio II. We are excited to offer these programs at a low cost to our members and community members. Programs may vary based on the season.

Please click HERE for more information


Preschool Camp is a structured program that will include a morning warm-up routine, physical activity, curriculum topics of the week, and snack time. Participants will learn social skills, early learning material and understand how to work in a group setting to prepare them for Kindergarten. Participants must be fully potty trained. 

Registration for Spring 2018 is open!!

Must be 3 years old by September 1, 2017

3-4 years old- Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00am-12:00pm

4-5 years old- Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:00am-12:00pm

Please click HERE for more information





Children from 6 weeks to 6 years old are permitted in Childwatch for up to 2 hours, while the parent remains in the facility. To ensure the safety of our kids, parents are required to sign their children in and out. Childwatch is FREE for members with a family membership.

Childwatch Hours: 

Monday-Friday                                      Saturday                     Sunday    

8:00am-12:30pm  & 3:30pm-8:00pm         8:00pm-12:30pm           Not Available

Y Land

Y Childwatch Staff will on occasion take children to YLand to play on the beautiful indoor play area. YLand is a program area designed to encourage children to exercise through play. During open hours, caring staff monitor children as they climb, slide, and swing in the two-story treehouse! YLand is FREE for members and open during facility hours.

YLand is also available for birthday party rentals

Kidz Club 

Kidz Club is a supervised program for children ages 7-12 years, designed to encourage children to develop skills through games, craft-making and gross motor play. There is a 2 hour limit in Kidz Club. Parent(s) or a reasonable adult (18 yrs. and older) must remain in the facility at all times. If a child is not signed into Kidz Club they will not be directly supervised by Y Staff.
Kidz Club is FREE for members with a family membership.


Kidz Club Hours 

                                      Saturday                     Sunday    

8:00am-12:30pm  & 3:30pm-8:00pm         8:00am-12:30pm           Not Available




YMCA Mission

To put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs
that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

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