Greater Burlington YMCA
Let’s have fun together, and make new friends! Youth programs are designed to provide a healthy outlet for children to gain new skills, relax and relieve stress, and connect with positive role models — all in an inclusive environment.
Fall 1 session (7 weeks) will run Sept. 12 – Oct. 30. Member registration opens August 22, Non-Member registration opens August 29.
Fall 2 session (7 weeks) will run Oct. 31 – Dec. 18. Member registration opens Oct. 10, Non-Members registration opens Oct. 17.
Questions? Contact Flora Dewar, Assistant Director of Family Programs, at [email protected] or 802-652-8158.
Join us for toddler story time, followed by an age appropriate craft relating to the story we read. A caregiver must be present during this program. Pre-registration is required.
Ages: 2-4Day + Time: Wednesday, September 14, 10:00-11:00amCost: Free for Members / Non-member $15
Join us weekly for a guided discussion on The Lightening Thief by Rick Riordan. Participants will get to learn and explore Greek mythology and its origins while reading this exciting book. Book and snacks provided.
Ages: Grades 6-8Day + Time: Mondays, 5:30-6:30pm in Member Child Care spaceCost: Member $20 / Non-member $35
Pre-registration is required.
Learn how to knit! In this three-week class, participants will learn basic knitting stitches and skills, and make a project that they bring home at the end of the session! Snacks and supplies provided.
Ages: Grades 6 – 8Date + Time: Thursdays, Oct 13-27, 4:00-5:00pmCost: Member $20 / Non-member $35
Come explore the natural areas right in our backyard. These family-focused walks will be facilitated by a Y staff member, with an activity such as a scavenger hunt or nature guide. Free for members, but please sign up ahead of time!
September 10: Red Rocks Park, South Burlington
September 24: Centennial Woods Natural Area, Burlington
October 8: Mount Philo State Park, Charlotte
Date + Time: Saturdays, September 10, 24, and October 8. We will meet in the parking lots at 1:00pm. Cost: Free for Members