Sherwood School Age
Youth Programs

Little Campers
Enjoy a camp experience with different themes each day: sports, art, music, or water play.
Ages 3–5
Members $50 | Program Participants $65
June 19–21; July 17–19; Aug. 7–9
11 AM–1 PM

Offered All Year

Child Watch
Free to members 6 weeks to 8 years.
Monday–Friday: 8 AM–1 PM, 4 PM–8 PM
Fridays during summer: 8 AM–1 PM, 4 PM–6 PM
Saturdays: 8 AM–1 PM

Fun Club
Free to members 5–10 years
Monday–Friday: 4 PM–7 PM

School Age
School Age offers games, crafts and outside play.
Ages 6–11 | Free with Membership
Monday–Friday: 8 AM–11:30 AM
June 19–Aug. 25
Members get up to two hours a day, per child. Parents must remain in the facility.

Creative Play and Splash
Kids will spend 40 minutes engaging in creative play such as Lego’s, art, stories and then spend 30 minutes in the pool. Children must be potty-trained and wear swim suits under clothes to class.
Ages 3–5
Members $60 | Program Participants $90
Tuesdays: 10 AM–11:15 AM

Kids Yoga
With mindful movement games, breathwork, and visualization, kids will enjoy this safe and active environment.
Ages 7–13 | Free
Mondays: 3:45 PM–4:45 PM

Lego Engineering
Learning about simple machine concepts such as gears, levers, wheels and more. Each child will learn through observation, reasoning, prediction and critical thinking.
Ages 5–8
Members $60 | Program Participants $90
Thursdays: 4 PM–5 PM

Art FUNdamentals
Explore the fundamental principles of art through experimenting with various paints, pencils, and paper structure.
Ages 4–6
Members $60 | Program Participants $90

Beginners Drawing
Students will learn line and contour drawing, value scales, and laws of creating depth. Geared for anyone who wants to learn to draw or give drawing a try.
Ages 7–11
Members $60 | Program Participants $90

Youth Running Club
Participants learn stretching, pacing, and safe running techniques. Miles are logged and runners will receive medals and pins for their accomplishments. Warmups begin at the Y, then they head out on set paths through town.
Ages 7–13
Members $60 | Program Participants $90
Tuesdays: 9:30 AM–10:30 AM

Beginning Ballet/Tap
Participants will learn rhythm, balance, and coordination; as well as learning simple, age appropriate dance combinations. This fun-filled class is great for both boys and girls.
Ages 4–5
Members $60 | Program Participants $90

Jazz Dance
Students will learn to articulate the body to form shapes and create images of music. Jazz is perfect for students with high energy who enjoy a faster paced class.
Ages 6–8
Members $60 | Program Participants $90

Dance Variety
Learn a range of dance styles such as jazz, modern, hiphop and musical theater. A great way to make connections between ballet training and other forms of dance. Each session will build upon skills taught in the previous session.
Ages 8–12
Members $60 | Program Participants $90

Babysitter’s Training
Learn the fundamentals of babysitting and become certified through the American Red Cross! During the course students will learn the basics of babysitting from leadership skills to child development, from decision making to basic first aid.
Ages 11–14
Members $55 | Program Participants $70

Develop flexibility, strength, and balance while using different apparatus and basic floor exercises.
Members $60 | Program Participants $90
Preschool | Ages 3–5 | Wednesdays: 9:15 AM–10 AM
Beginning | Ages 5–7 | Wednesdays: 4:15 PM–5:15 PM
Beg/Int. | Ages 7+ | Wednesdays: 5:15 PM–6:15 PM

Martial Arts
Karate at the Sherwood Family YMCA is taught with a focus on respect for one’s self and others as foundation to build character and life skills on. The class atmosphere emphasizes cooperation and socially constructed learning as opposed to competition.
Mighty Mites | Ages 3–5 | Tuesdays: 4:30 PM–5 PM
Kempo Karate | Ages 6–14 | Tuesdays: 5 PM–6 PM
Kempo Karate | Ages 9–14 | Tuesdays: 6 PM–7:30 PM
Kempo Karate | Ages 14+ | Tuesdays: 7:30 PM–8:30 PM

Rock Climbing
Climbers will learn techniques, knots, footwork, equipment safety, commands and more! Closed toe athletic shoes required.
Ages 5–12
Members $60 | Program Participants $90
Wednesdays: 4 PM–5 PM

Birthday Parties
Make your child’s birthday extra special and have fun at the “Y”. Your child can choose from the following themes- Swimming, Kid’s Gym, Sports and Climbing Wall or come up with your own idea. Advanced booking is required. Contact us at 503.625.9622.
Kids Gym & Sports | $125 Members | $155 Program Participants
Rock Climbing and Swimming | $145 Members | $175 Program Participants
Saturdays: Noon–2 PM or 3 PM–5 PM
Sundays: 1 PM–3 PM

Safe at Home
During this course third through fifth graders will learn the basics of home alone safety. We will review general safety practices such as stranger danger and getting along with siblings. Families will be given resources to discuss specific rules for their home such as a fire escape plan and having friends over. Parents, please plan on attending the last 30 minutes of the course.
Ages 9–11
Members $30 | Program Participants $40

Classes Coming September

Home School PE
Offered Sept.–June Only
A fun and relaxed atmosphere for home-schoolers to increase athletic skills and social interaction with other children their age. Class focuses upon different sports, skills and group games.
5–12 years
Members: $70 1st child, each additional child $50
Program Participants: $85 1st child, each additional child $65
Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1 PM–2:30 PM