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Summer Day Camp!
Summer will be here before you know it.
We have been busy during the winter planning another great season of Summer Day Camp for ages 4-14. Our camp, like many Y programs, is about learning skills, developing character and making friends. Kids will also learn new skills and feel like they belong.
Parents can sign up for one week or the whole summer. Visit our Summer Day Camp page.
Bid period announced
Bids from Jackson-area and beyond trade groups are being sought beginning for the build of a reimagined, transformational Jackson YMCA.
“We are so excited to announce, with our partner Granger Construction, the solicitation of bids from subcontractors for substantial work on our new, transformational YMCA,” said Jackson YMCA CEO Shawna Tello. “We are on schedule for a May Groundbreaking event and beginning of construction.
Check out the press release for complete details!
Learn how YOU can save lives! Become a certified First Aid, CPR, and AED provider through the American Red Cross at the Jackson YMCA. These skills are great for grandparents, parents, babysitters, employees, coaches and more. Classes will be held throughout the year.
Spring Swim Lessons
Register today for winter swim lessons, open to ages 6 months and up. Swim lessons teach life-saving skills - and it's fun! Sign up today using the 'Register' link at the top of the page.
Held Tuesdays now through May 23, our program gives students a chance to have fun, learn new skills and meet new friends.
Stay connected to the YMCA with our monthly e-newsletter, which has the latest information on our capital program, programs and much more.
Join us indoors and out for spring sports. Outdoor sports are soccer and T-Ball, which is new this season. Our T-ball program teaches kids ages 3-7 how to hit from a T in T-ball and to field and catch. We also offer Tumbling and Rock Wall Climbing.
Choose from four great programs! From swimming to rock climbing, cooking to extreme sports, we have something for every kid. Each session is six weeks, so you can try them all.
Summer Swim Team
Check out the Orca Swim Team summer schedule, May-July. This competitive swim team is open to ages 5-17.
Safety Around Water
Sign up today for our annual Safety Around Water program, held May 22-25.
Sponsored by the Alvin L. Glick Foundation and our Strong Communities Campaign, this program is FREE for all children ages 5-14. It teaches kids the life-saving skills they need to stay safe in and around water.
Registration opens May 1. Space is limited, and we encourage you to register as soon as possible!
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- Notifications on class changes, programs and more
- Scan in with your app; bar codes in one place for you and your family
- Class schedules; links to Zoom classes
- On-demand videos from your YMCA instructors
- Y news
- Track your workout