Kettle Moraine YMCA News & Events

Current Program Session - All Branches
Winter 1: January 7-March 3, 2019 (8 weeks)

Upcoming Program Dates - All Branches
Winter 2: March 4-April 28, 2019 (8 weeks)

Registration

Winter 1 & 2:
Going on Now!


Parents' 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 18 | 5-8pm
Friday, February 15 | 5-8pm
Friday, March 15 | 5-8pm

$15 for Members/$20 for Community Participants per day for the first child.
$5 for Members/$10 for Community Participants per day for each additional sibling.
Ages 3-8


Teen Nights – West Washington Branch

Teen nights bring together teens from across Washington County to engage in fun, safe activities through a partnership with the Kettle Moraine YMCA and the Boys & Girls Club of Washington County. Teens have the opportunity to make new friends while having fun in a drug and alcohol-free environment. For more information please contact Lucas Nieman at lnieman@kmymca.org or 262-247-1023 or Samantha Verburgt from the Boys and Girls Club of Washington County, at samanthav@wcbgc.org or 262-334-3732.

The Washington County Boys and Girls Club will be open from 7pm-8pm on evenings when the YMCA hosts their teen nights.

Friday, Jan 18 | 8:30-10pm | Open Swim at the Y
Friday, Feb 15 | 7-9pm | 3v3 Basketball at the BGC
Friday, Mar 15 | 8:30-10pm | Dodgeball at the Y
Friday, Apr 19 | 7-9pm | Volleyball at the BGC
Friday, May 17 | 8:30-10pm | Open Swim at the Y


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
Ages 8-12

West Washington | Saturday, January 19 | 9-11:30pm
Feith Family Ozaukee | Saturday, February 16 | 1-3:30pm
West Washington | Monday, March 25 | 5-7:30pm
Feith Family Ozaukee | Friday, April 5 | 5-7:30pm

Register Online »


Yoga Workshops - River Shores Branch

Are you looking for an opportunity to deepen your yoga journey? Please join Amber Heiser (RTY 200) as she explores various topics and expands your knowledge so that you can gain more out of your yoga classes. All workshops are 3 hours and will include lecture, hands-on instruction and practice.

Saturday, January 19 | 9am-12pm
Saturday, February 16 | 9am-12pm
Saturday, March 16 | 9am-12pm

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


Family Movie Night - West Washington Branch

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

Friday, January 25 | 6-8pm | East Gym
Friday, February 22 | 6-8pm | East Gym
Friday, March 22 | 6-8pm | East Gym

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


Lasso the New Year at Feith Family Ozaukee Branch

Grab your boots and cowboy hats and join us for a western New Year’s party! There will be games, crafts, snacks and of course bounce houses. Bring your cameras. To capture your child sitting on our real cowboy saddle!

Feith Family Ozaukee | Saturday, January 19 | 3-5pm

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


Winter Beach Bash – West Washington

By the pool, in the sun, we’re all getting together to have some fun! Bring the family to our Winter Beach Bash. Games, crafts, sand castle building, limbo contest and much more in the track gym. Don’t forget to take a dip in the Family Adventure Pool.

Friday, February 1 | 6-8pm | Track Gym

Free | Guests must check in at Welcome Desk with a photo ID. Children 5 and under do not need a day pass.


Feith Family Ozaukee Easter Egg Hunt

Bring your family to the Feith Family Ozaukee Branch for an outside Easter Egg Hunt! The hunt will be separated into three age group for children ages 1-10. Come hunt for Easter eggs hidden all over our YMCA grounds.

Saturday, April 13 | 10-11am & 11:15am-12:15pm | Family Adventure Pool

Free | Guests must check in at Welcome Desk with a photo ID. Children 5 and under do not need a day pass.


Under Water Easter Egg Hunt – West Washington

By the pool, in the sun, we’re all getting together to have some fun! Bring the family to our Winter Beach Bash. Games, crafts, sand castle building, limbo contest and much more in the track gym. Don’t forget to take a dip in the Family Adventure Pool.

Saturday, April 13 | 12-1pm & 1:15-2:15pm | Family Adventure Pool

Free | Guests must check in at Welcome Desk with a photo ID. Children 5 and under do not need a day pass.


Kids Day Out

On days when school is not in session our full day Kids Day Out program invites children to explore new activities 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.

Payment:
$32 per day
Payment must be received at time of enrollment. You must register 10 days prior to the Kids Day Out date you wish for your child to attend. If the program is running, no refunds will be issued if your child is registered and does not attend. Photo ID is required in order to pick up your child from Kids Day Out.


West Washington

Silverbrook Intermediate School – West Bend »

Contact Jason Heuer at jheuer@kmymca.org or 262-247-1019 with questions.


Feith Family Ozaukee

Lincoln Elementary - Port Washington/Saukville School District »

Northern Ozaukee School District »

Thorson Elementary - Cedarburg School District »

Woodview Elementary - Grafton School District »

Lumen Christi School »

For more information please contact:

Serving Grafton/Cedarburg School Districts
Jack Anderson
School Age Director
janderson@kmymca.org
262-235-9639

Serving Northern Ozaukee/Port Washington School Districts
Joel Guidinger
School Age Director
jguidinger@kmymca.org
262-235-9640


Open Family Playtime - West Washington Branch

Thanks to a generous donor, Open Family Playtime is FREE!
Guests must check in at the Welcome Desk with a photo ID.

Monday, October 29 through Friday, December 21.
Monday, January 7 through Friday, April 29. No playtime on January 25, February 22. March 1 & 22

Mondays 10:30am - 11:30am
Gymnastics & Track Gym

Fridays 10:30am - 11:30am
Bounce House in Track Gym

Fridays 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Bounce House in Track Gym


Open Family Playtime - Feith Family Ozaukee Branch

Free for members. Community Participants can purchase a Day Pass at each visit

Friday, December 28 through Friday, April 26. No playtime on Tuesday, January 1.

Tuesdays 11:00am-12:00pm
Studio A/B

Fridays 5:00pm-7:00pm
Gym


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.

Jan. 7-Mar. 27 | Mon & Wed | 10-11:30am | River Shores Branch
Jan. 7-Mar. 27 | Mon & Wed | 6:30-8pm | River Shores Branch
Jan. 8-Mar. 28 | Tue & Thurs | 6:30-8pm | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch
Jan. 9-Mar. 29 | Wed & Fri | 10-11:30am | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch


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 for 24 hours prior to class date. Children with food allergies should contact the program coordinator prior to class.

Wednesdays | 12-1:30pm | Sunshine Room

Ages 3-5 | $8 for Members/$16 for Community Participants

Sign up for ALL of Fall 1 or Fall 2 for $64 for Members and $133 for Community Participants.


Healthy Living with Diabetes

This evidence based workshop will help you increase your confidence in managing your diabetes through self-management skills. While you may see a physician or another health care provide several times a year, most days you are the one who controls your diabetes through monitoring, nutrition, exercise and managing your symptoms. Healthy Living with Diabetes is a researched program proven to help you.

Jan. 16-Feb. 20 | Wed | 9-11:30am | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch
Jan. 17-Feb. 21 | Thurs | 12-2:30pm | River Shores Branch
Jan. 8-Mar. 28 | Tue & Thurs | 6:30-8pm | Feith Family Ozaukee Branch


Falls/Arthritis Management – River Shores Branch

Moving For Better Balance is a falls prevention program that uses the principles and movement of Tai Chi to help older adults increase their strength, improve their balance, and increase their confidence in doing everyday activities. Thank you to the St. Joseph’s Healthy Community Fund! Due to their continued support we are able to offer this class at a reduced rate for new participants.

Feb 5-April 25 | Tue & Thurs | 2:45-3:45pm

New participants reduced rate of $15. Returning participants $60.


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 | 6:15-7pm | River Shores Branch

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

Free | To register for these programs please contact Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin St. Joseph’s Hospital Campus at 262-836-7272.


Safety Certifications

For any certification questions contact Ashley Reynolds, Feith Family Program Operations Director, at 262-235-9612 or areynolds@kmymca.org or Sahara Adams, Feith Family Aquatics Director at 262-235-9633 or sadams@kmymca.org.


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.