Boyertown YMCA announces classes, registration dates

Youth Fall T-Ball League Offered at The Y

A Fall Youth T-ball league will be held on Saturday mornings at the Boyertown Area YMCA Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown, beginning September 9 and through October 19. Three to five year olds play from 11:30 am-12:30 pm. Participants will receive a team t-shirt and a medal at the end of the season. Teams are coached by YMCA staff and volunteers. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/7. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Outdoor Preschool Soccer League Offered at The Y

An outdoor soccer league for preschool children will be held on Saturday mornings from 9-10 am for Little Kickers (2 and 3 year olds) and 10:00-11:00 am for Developmental (4and 5 year olds) at the Boyertown Area YMCA Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring Street, Boyertown. The season starts Saturday, September 9 and concludes on Saturday, October 19. Each player will receive a team T-shirt and a medal at the end of the season. Teams are coached by YMCA staff and volunteers. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/7. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Flag Football League Offered at The Y

A Fall Flag Football league will be held on Saturday at the Boyertown Area YMCA Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown, beginning September 9 and through October 19. Four to seven year olds play from 12:30-1:30pm. Participants will receive a team t-shirt and a medal at the end of the season. Teams are coached by YMCA staff and volunteers. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/7. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Youth Golf Class Offered at The Y

Children ages 5 – 10 can learn the basics of golf at Youth Golf Class offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville. Children will learn the basics of putting, chipping and driving. Equipment will be provided for participants or they may bring their own. The class is offered on Tuesdays from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Youth Basketball Class Offered at The Y

A Youth Basketball class for ages 5 – 10 is being offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville on Thursdays from 5 – 6 pm. Children will learn the basics of basketball through skills drills and games. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Youth Soccer Class Offered

A Youth Soccer class for ages 5 – 10 is being offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville on Mondays from 5 – 6 pm. Children will learn the basics of Soccer through skills drills and games. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Parent/Child Classes Offered

Parent/child classes are being offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring Street, Boyertown. Tumbling Tots, for children ages 12 – 24 months is offered on Mondays from 6:00-6:30 pm or Tuesdays 9:15-9:45 am. Terrific Tykes, for children ages 2 – 3, is offered on Mondays 6:45-7:30 pm or Tuesdays 10:00-10:45 am. Children will develop physical and social skills through tumbling, singing, crafts, simple games and parent/child interaction. Registration is open 8/14 – 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director, at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Youth Gymnastics Classes Offered

Preschool and Youth Gymnastic classes are being offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA. Children will learn how to vault, roll, walk the balance beam, use the low bar and other gymnastic moves while having fun. Preschool classes, for children age 3 – 6 are offered at 3 Y locations: Mondays - 9:00 to 9:30 am or 9:30 to 10:00 am at the Gilbertsville Center 144 Holly Rd, Gilbertsville; Wednesday at 5:30 to 6:00 pm at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 West Spring St., Boyertown; Thursdays at 10:15 to 10:45 am at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville.

Youth Gymnastics classes for ages 5 – 12 are held at the Boyertown Area YMCA William S. Hollenbach Center. Two skill levels are offered for the Saturday class: Beginner from 10:30 to 11:30 am – Beginner/Intermediate 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. Registration is open 8/14 to 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Youth Fun With Food Classes Offered

A children’s “Fun With Food” class is being offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA. Children will be inspired to create as they are instructed on kitchen safety, recipes, mixing and more. Fun with Food is open to children ages 5-8 years old on Wednesdays from 5:30 to 6:30 pm and Saturdays 10:15 to 11:15 and for 9-12 year olds from 6:45 to 7:45 at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown.

Fun with Food for children ages 3 to 6 is available at all Y centers: Tuesday at 9:15 to 9:45 am at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville; Saturday at 10:00 to 10:30 am at the Daniel B. Boyer Center; Thursdays at 9:45 to 10:15 am at the Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Rd, Gilbertsville. Registration is open 8/14 to 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

“Super Heroes” Pre-School Class Offered

A “Super Heroes” class is being offered for children ages 3 to 6 and is held at two Boyertown Area YMCA centers: Tuesday - 10:00 to 10:30 am at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St. Gilbertsville; Wednesday – 6:30- 7:00pm and Thursdays - 9:15 to 9:45 am at the Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Rd, Gilbertsville. Super Heroes will play games, make crafts and create their own unique Super Hero. Registration is open 8/14 to 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Pee Wee Multi Sport Classes

A Pee Wee Multi sport class offers a noncompetitive instructional class that introduces your child to basics of several sports. Sports include Soccer, T-ball, football, gymnastics, hockey and basketball. Pee Wee Multi Sport is open to children ages 3 to 6 and is held at the 3 Boyertown Area YMCA centers: Mondays - 10:00 to 10:30 am at the Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Rd, Gilbertsville; Thursdays at 5:30 to 6:00 pm at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 West Spring St., Boyertown; Thursdays - 11:15 am to 11:45 noon at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville. Registration is open 8/14 to 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Youth Dance Classes

A youth dance class is being offered at the Boyertown Area YMCA Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Road, Gilbertsville. The classes offer beginner level dance and creative movement. Classes are held on Mondays 6:00-6:30 pm for children ages 3 to 5 and 6:30 to 7:00 pm for children ages 6 – 8. Registration is open 8/14 to 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Little Princess Pre-School Class

A Little Princess class is being offered for children ages 3 to 6 and is held at the two Boyertown Area YMCA centers: Wednesday - 10:30 to 11:00 am at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 West Spring St., Boyertown; Wednesday 6:30 to 7:00 pm at the Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Rd, Gilbertsville. Activities include having their nails painted, having their hair done, holding a tea party, dressing up like a princess, making jewelry, learning about fashion and much more. Registration is open 8/14 to 9/4. For more information contact Mike McDonough, William S. Hollenbach Center Executive Director at 610-754-7010 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Registration held for swim lessons

Registration for swim lessons for the fall session at the Boyertown Area YMCA Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown, begins August 14 and ends August 28. Lessons are offered for swimmers of all abilities from beginner to advanced. Registration is limited. YMCA swim lessons include safety, stroke development, games, and character development. For more information, contact the Y at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Y offers registration for Arthritis classes

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for the Arthritis Foundation YMCA Aquatic Program. Classes are held at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., in the heated indoor pool. The program was created for people with arthritis to keep joints flexible, muscles strong, and to help reduce the pain associated with arthritis. Classes are held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at 10:00 a.m. For more information, contact the Y at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

CPR certifications

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for American Safety & Health Institute courses: Community CPR w/ AED on 9/25; CPR recertification on 9/30; First Aid Basics on 10/1. All classes will be held at the Gilbertsville Center, 144 Holly Road, Gilbertsville. A YMCA membership is not required to participate, although enrollment is limited, and registration is required one week prior to the start of the class. For more information, contact the Y at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Scuba course for Handicapped individuals held at The Y

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for an International Association for Handicapped Divers SCUBA diving course, which will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Lessons are taught in the pool at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Classes are instructed by Dave Valaika of Indian Valley SCUBA. Classes are designed to allow mentally, emotionally or physically challenged divers ages 10 and older learn and enjoy the magic of SCUBA diving. Classes run year-round and there is no cost for this program. Family and private formats can be arranged at additional cost. For more information, contact Kathy Undercuffler, Aquatic Director at 610-369-9622, ext. 237.

Swim team registration held at The Y

The Boyertown Area YMCA will hold registration for the Navy Seals competitive swim team beginning 8/19. Our highly successful winter swim team accommodates swimmers ages 6 to 18 and involves all ability levels. An overview of the program will be given by head coach Linda Jones on 9/10 at 6:30 p.m. for experienced swimmers and on 9/12 at 6:30 p.m. for swimmers new to winter competitive swimming at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. For more information, contact the Y at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Pre competitive swim clinic

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for the pre-competitive swim clinic for children ages 6-9 years. The clinic is held Mondays and Wednesdays from 6:00 – 6:45 p.m. at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown, from September 4 through October 16. Children will learn the competitive strokes, turns, and starts. They must be able to complete 25 yards of rotary breathing over arm stroke and 25 yards of back stroke to enroll. For more information, contact the Y at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Scuba course held at The Y

The Boyertown Area YMCA is accepting registration for a SCUBA diving course, which will be held on Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9:45 p.m. Lessons are taught in the pool at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown. Classroom work is involved and a checkout dive is done at a nearby facility. Classes are instructed by Dave Valaika of Indian Valley SCUBA. A YMCA membership is not required to participate, although enrollment is limited, and registration is required one week prior to the start of the class. For more information, contact the Y at 610-369-9622 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Y offers “Boots and Buckles Country Line Dancing”

The Boyertown Area YMCA will offer a FREE “Boots and Buckles Country Line Dancing” demonstration on Saturday, August 24th from 9:30-10:30 am at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring Street, Boyertown. Fitness and fun come together in a mix of Country and Contemporary line dancing. Beginners are welcome. A partner is not necessary. For more information, contact Kim Moeller, Y Group Fitness Coordinator at 610-369-9622 x 224 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

The Y offers Triathlon Swim Training

The Boyertown Area YMCA will offer Triathlon Swim Training at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring Street, Boyertown. Held in the indoor pool Fridays from 5:30- 6:25 AM from Sept 6th- Oct 25th, each workout includes a warm up, a set of intervals and/or drills. This class welcomes all levels, from someone new to swim training to a seasoned Triathlete. For more information, contact Kim Moeller, Y Group Fitness Coordinator, at 610-369-9622 x 224 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Yoga Classes Offered

The Boyertown Area YMCA offers a variety of Yoga classes including: Traditional Yoga, Yoga for Athletes, PIYO, Gentle Yoga in chairs, and Balance Yoga. All levels are welcome. Classes are available to anyone 7th grade through adult and are held at the Daniel B. Boyer Center, 301 W. Spring St., Boyertown and the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St., Gilbertsville. For more information, contact Kim Moeller, Y Group Fitness Coordinator at 610-369-9622 x 224 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Y offers Functional Training Class

The Boyertown Area YMCA will offer a Functional Training Class at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St. Gilbertsville on Tuesdays from 8:45-9:30 am from Sept. 3rd to Oct. 22nd. Functional Training Class will incorporate strength training, balance, and stretching to improve balance, core strength and joint mobility. Functional Training class is open to anyone 7th grade and older. For more information, contact Kim Moeller, Y Group Fitness Coordinator, at 610-369-9622 x 224 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

Y offers Firm Interval Training Class

The Boyertown Area YMCA will offer a Firm Interval Training class at the William S. Hollenbach Center, 3065 N. Charlotte St. Gilbertsville, on Thursdays from 9:15-10 am from Sept. 5th- Oct 24th. Firm Interval Training will get you into shape with the latest in modern fitness training using ropes, weights, body bars, and more. The class is open to anyone in 7th grade and older. For more information, contact Kim Moeller, Y Group Fitness Coordinator, at 610-369-9622 x 224 or visit the website at www.boyertownymca.org.

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