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For Youth Development
For Healthy Living
For Social Development

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The YMCA Branch Name strengthens the foundations of our community through well-being and fitness, camps, family time, swim, sports and play, and other activities for people of all ages, incomes and abilities. We’re more than just a place to work out. At the Y, we help build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all with the core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at the heart of everything we do.

With a commitment to nurturing youth development, promoting healthy living, and fostering a sense of social responsibility, the Y ensures that every individual has access to the essentials needed to learn, grow and thrive.




Youth Development


Rome Branch:

Contact Dan Fowler, Youth Development Team Leader, with any questions about Youth Programming at the Rome Branch at (315) 336-3500 x 232 or 



Gymnastics - (Grades K-8) 

Our seasonal gymnastics program is once again starting! This session, we are creating an opportunity for the older group to develop their gymnastic skills. The program will have all the same equipment as the RFA varsity gymnastics program uses. Our certified Gymnastics instructor, Shannon Rounds, will focus on skills with the beam, un-even bars, vault and tumbling! All levels and experienced gymnasts are encouraged to come try out our program!

LOCATION: Rome Stadium Support Gymnasium, 500 Turin Street, Rome 

WHEN: New session beginning this Spring!  Stay tuned for more information!


Gym and Swim (Ages 5-16)

Gym and Swim is a 7 week program designed for home schooled children to interact with their peers and stay active and fit. This program offers 45 minutes of structured swimming and 45 minutes of instructed gym time. Gym and Swim is a good way for kids to stay active, live healthy, and meet other home schooled children. 

DAYS: Tuesdays 2:00pm - 3:45pm 

COST:  $30 Members  $60 Non-Members

Call our Rome Branch for more information!  (315) 336-3500


Zumba® for Kids! (Ages 5 and Up)

Kids are able to come enfoy all the benefits of Zumba®. This class helps develop and promote a healthy lifestyle and incorporate fitness as a natural part of children's lives by making fitness fun. This class is open to children five and up. Our instructors are Nancy and Pilar. 

WHEN: New session starting SOON!!  Stay tuned for more information!


 S.T.E.P. (Teens)

A multi-agency interactive program for teens in the Rome area.  This is a program designed to provide teenagers with the tools and knowledge that is practical within their lives.  The program runs every Tuesday and Thursday that school is in session.  It uns January 17th until the end of the school year.  Light snacks and beverage are served daily. Call our Rome Branch for more information!  (315) 336-3500


Oneida Branch:

Contact Valarie Webb, Youth Development Team Leader with any questions about Youth Programming at the Oneida Branch at (315) 363-7788 x222 or vwebb@ymcatrivalley.org

Click here for our Youth on the Move guide to youth programming at

the Oneida Family Y.


Gymnasium Schedule

Multi-Purpose Room Schedule 

Swimming Lessons 

Teaching children water safety and the ability to swim is a primary goal of YMCA Youth Development programming. Lessons are divided by age and swimming ability and begin with parent/child classes and progress to independent advanced classes. Class days and times vary by your child's age and ability.

COST:   Preschool (6 month - 5 years)        Youth (6 years - 14 years)

            Family membership     $20               $25

            Youth membership       $45              $60

            Non-Member                 $75              $105


Gymnastics (PreK- 6th Grade)

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This 7 week gymnastics class is designed to build confidence and skills in a safe environment.  This co-ed class will focus on general body awareness, beginner-level skills, developing strength and endurance and is designed for a recreational-level of the sport of gymnastics.  Taught by USA Certified Gymnastics Coach, Larisa Watts. 

July 11th - August 17th  (6 Week Class)

Tumbling Tigers (3-5)  (Choose one class per week)

Tuesdays  10:00AM - 10:45AM

Thursdays 10:00AM - 10:45AM


Level I- Beginner (Mixed Age Groups) (Choose one class per week)

Tuesdays  10:45AM - 11:45AM

Thursdays  10:45AM - 11:45AM


Level II- Intermediate (Mixed Age Groups) (Choose one class per week)

Tuesdays  11:45AM - 12:45PM

Thursdays  11:45AM - 12:45PM


Cost:  Members $40      Non-Members  $60


Private Lesson Available

            Members        Non-Members

30 min  $25               $50

60 min  $45               $90


Youth & Teen Nights- Every Saturday Night!

Our Y's goal is to promote safe and engaging activities to youth in a postive environment. To accomlish this goal, our Y is open exclusively to youth and teens on Saturday nights. Our staff is dedicated to giving youth a great evening of fun and entertainment. We will offer many engaging activities each week that will encourage building new friendships.

Thank you to all of the participants who attended our Youth and Teen Night programs this year!  We had a wonderful season and can't wait for the program to begin again in Fall of 2017!  Stay tuned to our Facebook and Website for our Fall opening dates!


Bounce, Gym & Splash Parties!

A pool, bounce house or gym party will make quite the splash for your child's birthday, a family reunion or any celebration!  Now booking for Fall dates!


Party Package Options:

Splash Party

Members $150     Non-Members $240

Exclusive access to the pool, lifeguard supervision, water toys and a room for cake and presents!

     Saturdays   2:15-4:30pm

     Sundays     1:30-3:30pm  and  2:30-4:30pm


Bounce Party

Members  $120     Non-Members  $160

Exclusive access to the BRAND NEW Multi-Purpose Room, inflatable bounce houses, scooters, mini golfa and tables for cake and presents!

     Fridays     6:00-8:00pm

     Saturdays 2:00-4:00pm

     Sundays  11:00-1:00pm  and  2:00-4:00pm


Gym Party

Members  $90     Non-Members  $130

Exclusive acess to half the gynmasium for basketball or open play and access to the party room for cake and presents!

     Saturdays   2:15-4:30pm

     Sundays     1:30-3:30pm  and  2:30-4:30pm

Click here for more information and the rental agreement.



New Hartford Area:


Children’s Film Making

Children's Film Program & Acting

This exciting and educational hands-on film making course introduces your child to all the major tasks involved in getting a film produced. The Program will include 28 weeks of on-camera acting, screen writing and producing. Students will collaborate on out their own professional screen play that will allow each "crew" member to experience their contribution in varying production roles. At the end of their film making journey they will experience a "Red Carpet" moment by having their very own film premier with family and friends to enjoy.

After twenty two years working in Hollywood, as both an Actress and Production Manager at three major studios, Instructor Chase Clifford has returned to the area to teach this fully professional project.

For more information please call our New Hartford Office @ 315-797-4787




Skills, drills, scrimmages and games. This program is designed to

teach basic basketball skills, rules and sportsmanship. Combining

these will provide a friendly  but competitive atmosphere.


The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.