Kettle Moraine YMCA News & Events

Program Sessions - All Branches

Winter 1: January 2 - February 25 (8 weeks)

Registration going on now!


4K Parent Night

The WBSD will host a 4K Parent Night at the Silver Lining Center. All families of children who will be eligible for 4K during the 2018-19 school year are welcome to attend! There will be a short presentation so that families can learn about our community based 4-year-old kindergarten program. Following the presentation, the directors from each of our partner sites will be available to answer questions and to provide information about wrap around child care to families. Enrollment packets will be available for pick up at that time.

4K Parent Night | January 25 | 6pm-7pm


Yoga Workshop

Are you looking for a chance to deepen your yoga journey? This workshop explores numerous topics and expands your knowledge so you can gain more out of your yoga practice. All workshops are 3 hours and will include lecture, hands-on instruction and practice. Workshops are $30 for members and $65 for community participants.

Sign up online or at the West Washington or River Shores Welcome Desk

Yoga 101
Saturday, January 20 | 9am-12pm

Focus on Your Hips
Saturday, February 17 | 9am-12pm

Golf Performance
Saturday, March 17 | 9am-12pm


Teen Night – West Washington Branch

Join us for Teen Night every 3rd Friday of the month, October through May. Teen nights will be held at either the Kettle Moraine YMCA or the Boys & Girls Club of Washington County. Teen nights are open to teens in grades 5 and up (ages 11 and up).

Parkour
January 19 | 8:30-10pm | Kettle Moraine YMCA

Volleyball
February 16 | 7-9pm | Boys & Girls Club

Parkour
March 16 | 8:30-10pm | Kettle Moraine YMCA

Free


Home Alone Safety

Participants in this class will learn about how to be safe when walking home alone or when they are at home alone. It will include topics such as danger recognition, fire safety, answering the door and phone when home alone, and some basic first aid. Parents/Guardians will be asked to join us for the last 30 minutes of class, and participants will take home a safety workbook
$20M/$25CP

West Washington | Saturday, January 20 | 12:30-3:00pm
Feith Family | Thursday, February 8 | 5-7:30pm
West Washington | Friday, March 9 | 5:30-8:30pm
West Washington | Monday, April 2 | 9:00-11:30am
Feith Family | Saturday, April 14 | 10:30am-1:00pm


Open Family Playtime


West Washington Branch
January 5-April 20, 2017

The Y makes unwinding with your family easy. Open Family Playtime has something for everyone. The bounce house and other activities will keep little ones entertained while parents connect for some valuable adult conversation. No registration necessary. Parents are responsible for watching their own children.

No PM playtime on 2/16 & 3/30.

Up to age 7 years with parent:
Mondays 10:30am-11:30am Gymnastics & Track Gym
Fridays 10:30am-11:30am Bounce House in Track Gym


Up to age 10 years with parent:
Fridays 6:00pm-8:00pm Bounce House in Track Gym


FREE for members and community participants!
Guests must check in at the Welcome Desk with a photo ID to receive a Community Participant card.

 

Feith Family Ozaukee Branch
October 27-April 20, 2018
The Y makes unwinding with your family easy. Open Family Playtime has something for everyone. The bounce house and other activities will keep little ones entertained while parents connect for some valuable adult conversation. No registration necessary. Parents are responsible for watching their own children.

Up to age 7 years with parent:
Tuesdays 11:00am-12:00pm Studio A/B

Up to age 10 years with parent:
Fridays 5:00pm-7:00pm Gym


Safety Certifications

For any certification questions contact Samantha Cardarelle, West Washington Branch Aquatics Director, at 262-247-1029 or scardarelle@kmymca.org or Ashley Reynolds, Feith Family Branch Aquatics Director, at 262-235-9612 or areynolds@kmymca.org.


Kids Day Out

West Washington

Kindergarten (K5) – 6th grade (13 years)

On days when school is not in session, our full day Kids Day Out program invites children to try new experiences, giving children opportunities to explore new activites and build relationships. We provide a trusting environment where you and your child will feel welcomed. Snacks are provided. Participants should bring a swimsuit, towel and a bag lunch daily, unless otherwise noted. Minimum enrollment of 8 children per program date to provide care. Some days field trips will be offered at no additional cost.

$30/day

Dates:

January 22
February 12
March 2, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
April 2

Feith Family Ozaukee

Ages 4-13

The Feith Family Ozaukee YMCA’s Kids Day Out program offers supervised care on days when school is not in session. Join in fun activities including games, sports, crafts and swimming. Healthy snacks are provided. Kids should bring a swimsuit and bag lunch daily, unless otherwise noted. (Early release program does not swim)

$32/day | $16/early release

N. Ozaukee/Port Wash./Saukville school district dates:

January 19
February 16
March 1*, 2, 23*, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30
April 2, 24*
May 25*

Cedarburg/Grafton school district dates:

January 26
February 15*, 16
March 9, 29, 30
April 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 27

* Early Release


Family Movie Night - West Washington Branch

Bring your sleeping bags, camping chairs, pillows and of course snacks and enjoy a great family movie.

Friday, February 9 | 6-8pm | How to Train Your Dragon

Friday, March 9 | 6-8pm | TBD

Free | Guests must check in at Welcome Desk with a photo ID


Youth Theme Days – West Washington Branch

Come for one or come for all. Each day has a different theme where children will play games, read stories, sing songs, make art projects and have a simple snack all around the day’s theme. Preregistration is required 24 hours prior to class date.

Wednesdays from 12:30-2pm

January 10 | Hawaiian Luau
January 17 | Under the Sea
January 24 | Farm Friends
January 31 | Super Bowl Madness
February 7 | How to Train a Dragon
February 14 | Happy Valentine’s Day
February 21 | Super Silly Days

Ages 3-5 | $9 for members, $18 for community participants


LIVESTRONG at the YMCA

This is a cancer wellness & exercise class. The goal of this program is to empower adult cancer survivors to improve functional capacity and to increase their quality of life through an organized program of fitness and strength.

January 8-March 28 | Mon & Wed | 6:30-8pm | River Shores Branch
January 9-March 29 | Tue & Thu | 10-11:30am | River Shores Branch
January 9-March 29 | Tue & Thu | 6:30-8pm | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch
January 10-March 30 | Wed & Fri | 10-11:30am | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch
April 9-June 27 | Mon & Wed | 6:30-8pm | River Shores Branch
April 10-June 28 | Tue & Thu |10-11:30am | River Shores Branch
April 10-June 28 | Tue & Thu | 6:30-8pm| Feith Family Ozaukee Branch
April 11-June 29 | Wed & Fri | 10-11:30am | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch


Diabetes Prevention Learning Session - Feith Family Ozaukee Branch

Learn more about the YMCA’s Diabetes Prevention program. This free session will educate you on the risk factors and how you can prolong or prevent the onset of type 2 diabetes.

January 9 | 11am-12pm | 5:30-6:30pm

Free


Moms & Munchkins – West Washington Branch

This semi structured class will be broken into both an interactive lesson, followed by an instructor led discussion relating to the day’s topic, such as sensory issues and reducing meltdowns, dietary education, healthy eat/sleep patterns, sign language, first aid, home and playground safety. This class meets once a month and is a great place to take a break, get to know other moms in the area and learn something new.

Wednesdays, February 14, March 14, and April 11 | 10-10:45am

Ages 6 months – 18 months | $10 (includes all dates)


Parent’s Night Out – West Washington Branch

Join us for lots of fun activities and classes that will keep you going while mom and dad get a bit of time to get a few things done around the house, get a workout in, shopping, a short date, etc. Make sure to pack a bag dinner for your child. You must register 48 hours prior to the event.

Friday, January 19 | 5-8pm
Friday, February 16 | 5-8pm
Friday, March 16 | 5-8pm
Friday, April 20 | 5-8pm

$15 per session for the first child. $5 per session for each additional sibling
Ages 3-8


Combat in the Dark - Feith Family Ozaukee Branch

Come join us as we fight the night in a fitness event that you have never experienced before! We will be punching and kicking the night away to the hottest combat tracks, lights off and glow sticks on!

Saturday, January 20 | 5:30-8:00pm

Ages 13 and up | $25


3K Open House - Feith Family Ozaukee Branch

Meet our teachers, visit our classroom and meet new friends!

Tuesday, January 23 | 5:30-7pm


Family Story Time – West Washington Branch

Story time is not only fun for children, but also informative and engaging for the parents who attend with them. Every story time helps children and parents bond by participating in healthy, enriching activities together. Come open your imagination and enjoy some great stories then head down to Open Family Playtime.

Friday, January 26 | 6:30-7pm
Friday, February 23 | 6:30-7pm
Friday, March 23 | 6:30-7pm

Free


Gymnastics Meet – West Washington Branch

Come cheer on the Kettle Moraine YMCA’s Dynamite Gymnastics Team as they host their 2018 home gymnastics competition. A concession stand will be open for snacks and drinks. Dynamites will be selling tickets for the basket raffles and a vendor will be on site selling leotards and other gymnastics gear.

February 17 & 18


Easter Egg Hunt

Bring your family to the Kettle Moraine YMCA Easter Egg Hunt. The hunt will be separated into three age groups for children age 1-8. The hunt will begin at 2:00pm. After the hunt join us inside for crafts and bounce house fun.

Sunday, March 18 | 2-3:30pm

Free for Members, Community Participants must purchase a day pass


March Madness Mini Camps

Basketball Mini Camp
Following the NCAA hype, this program will focus on fun with drills that build basketball skills. Participants will use the newly acquired skills in scrimmage games.

March 5-28

Age 3 | Mondays | 5:15-5:45pm
K4 & K5 | Tuesdays | 5:15-6pm
1st & 2nd Grade | Wednesdays | 5:30-6:30pm

$15 for Members, $35 for Community Participants

Soccer Mini Camp
Get ready for Spring soccer by working on all the dribbling, passing and shooting skills for the upcoming season!

March 8-29

Ages 6-10 | Thursdays | 6-7pm

$15 for Members, $35 for Community Participants

Sports Fusion Mini Camp
This class will introduce various sports to your child, allowing them to play a different sport or game each week.

March 8-29

K4-2nd Grade | Thursdays | 5:15-6pm

$15 for Members, $35 for Community Participants


Healing Yoga for Cancer Survivors

Learn gentle restorative yoga poses, breathing techniques and relaxation designed specifically for cancer patients currently undergoing treatment or those who have completed treatment. All ability levels are welcome and accommodated. Please be sure to check with your doctor before participating in the yoga class. Classes are open to all cancer survivors, their families and caregivers.

Classes are ongoing.

Thursdays | 6-6:45pm | River Shores Branch

Fridays | 12:05-12:50pm | River Shores Branch


Volunteers Needed – All Branches

The Kettle Moraine YMCA is seeking volunteers in the following areas:

  • Various administrative duties.
  • Special events planning.
  • Annual Campaign - Assisting in sharing all the great things the Y is doing in our community.


We Can Do So Much More Because Of You!
If you are interested in volunteering at the Kettle Moraine YMCA contact Susie Weston at 262-247-1037 or sweston@kmymca.org.