Youth Programs - School Age (Ages 6-12 Years)

Youth Programs - School Age (Ages 6-12 Years)

Please note: Program fees are non-refundable but unused portion may be applied to a credit.

Elementary Yoga

Waukee
1/4/22 - 2/8/22
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Yoga postures, breathing techniques, and games for your school age child! Elementary Yoga classes will weave in topics such as social skills, STEM, and literacy.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/04/22 - 02/08/22
Tu - 5:45 pm - 6:30 pm
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Festive Foodies: A Yuletide Baking Bash

Waukee
12/23/21 - 12/23/21
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Some of the sweetest holiday memories involve food. This season in our Festive Foodies class, we will teach your eager kitchen helpers valuable culinary techniques and let their baking skills shine as we create delectable sweet and savory treats perfect for ho-ho-holiday snacks… or even gifts! Who knows? Maybe this year, your little elf will want to bake Santa a plate of cookies themselves!

Located at Waukee YMCA.

For more information, please contact Gretchen Stanger at [email protected].


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
9/7/21 12/22/21 Online / Front Desk $ 40.00$ 50.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
12/23/21
Th - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Closes
12/22/2021

Got Science?

Wellmark
1/8/22 - 4/9/22
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Movement, motion, and science, oh Y! Hypotheses and experiments await you in this course dedicated to science. Enjoy the wonders of the scientific world through messy and fun experiments.

*Please note that there will be no classes during the week of Spring Break (03/14/21-03/20/21).


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/08/22 - 02/12/22
Winter 1 - Sa - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Registration
will open on
12/12/2021
02/26/22 - 04/09/22
Winter 2 - Sa - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Registration
will open on
01/24/2022

Ice Age STEAM

Walnut Creek
1/6/22 - 2/10/22
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Travel with us back to a fascinating time when glaciers covered the Earth. In Ice Age STEAM, we will explore the captivating properties of ice – how does ice move, melt, and interact with other materials? Experiment with all things cold and icy, learn how animals stay warm in frigid temperatures, and discover fizzy ice, dry ice, painted ice, and more!


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/06/22 - 02/10/22
Th - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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Ice Age STEAM

Waukee
2/21/22 - 4/4/22
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Travel with us back to a fascinating time when glaciers covered the Earth. In Ice Age STEAM, we will explore the captivating properties of ice – how does ice move, melt, and interact with other materials? Experiment with all things cold and icy, learn how animals stay warm in frigid temperatures, and discover fizzy ice, dry ice, painted ice, and more!


Available Sessions

Date(s)
02/21/22 - 04/04/22
Mo - 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
Registration
will open on
01/24/2022

Kids Fit

Indianola
1/6/22 - 3/31/22
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Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/06/22 - 02/10/22
Th - 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Registration
will open on
12/09/2021
02/24/22 - 03/31/22
Th - 5:15 pm - 6:30 pm
Registration
will open on
01/27/2022

Kids in the Kitchen

Waukee
11/1/21 - 12/13/21
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Kids will have a blast in this hands-on class, learning nutrition and cooking skills. As a group, we will learn about a wide variety of foods and kids will prepare a new recipe in each class.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Registration Open 8/23/21 8/23/25 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 60.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/01/21 - 12/13/21
Mo - 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Registration
Closed on
11/08/2021

Kids in the Kitchen

Walnut Creek
11/6/21 - 12/11/21
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Kids will have a blast in this hands-on class, learning nutrition and cooking skills. As a group, we will learn about a wide variety of foods and kids will prepare a new recipe in each class.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
Registration Open 8/23/21 8/23/25 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00$ 60.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
11/06/21 - 12/11/21
Sa - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Kids in the Kitchen

Indianola
1/15/22 - 1/29/22
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Kids will have a blast in this hands-on class, learning nutrition and cooking skills. As a group, we will learn about a wide variety of foods and kids will prepare a new recipe in each class.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/15/22 - 01/29/22
Sa - 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Registration
Closed on
01/08/2021

Maker Gym

Indianola
1/11/22 - 2/1/22
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Kids will use critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and curiosity to develop fun obstacles and activities using different equipment each week. In Maker Gym, children will work as a team to develop their own exercises and take a look at how STEAM is involved in the sports they all know and love!


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/11/22 - 02/01/22
Tu - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Closes
01/06/2022

Maker Gym

Wellmark
1/6/22 - 4/7/22
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Kids will use critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and curiosity to develop fun obstacles and activities using different equipment each week. In Maker Gym, children will work as a team to develop their own exercises and take a look at how STEAM is involved in the sports they all know and love!

*Please note that there will be no classes during the week of Spring Break (03/14/21-03/20/21).


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/06/22 - 02/10/22
Winter 1 - Th - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Closes
01/03/2022
02/24/22 - 04/07/22
Winter 2 - Th - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Registration
will open on
01/24/2022

Maker Gym

Walnut Creek
2/19/22 - 4/2/22
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Kids will use critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and curiosity to develop fun obstacles and activities using different equipment each week. In Maker Gym, children will work as a team to develop their own exercises and take a look at how STEAM is involved in the sports they all know and love!


Available Sessions

Date(s)
02/19/22 - 04/02/22
Sa - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Registration
will open on
01/17/2022

Maker Gym

Waukee
1/8/22 - 2/12/22
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Kids will use critical thinking, problem solving, creativity, and curiosity to develop fun obstacles and activities using different equipment each week. In Maker Gym, children will work as a team to develop their own exercises and take a look at how STEAM is involved in the sports they all know and love!


Available Sessions

Date(s)
01/08/22 - 02/12/22
Sa - 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Closes
01/06/2022

No School Funday: Crazy Concoctions

Walnut Creek
3/17/22 - 3/17/22
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Fizzing, Exploding and Exploring galore! Explode with excitement as we delve into crazy concoctions, messy mediums and radical reactions during this No School Funday. Messy experiments are the best kind!

No School Funday: Crazy Concoctions

Available Sessions

Date(s)
03/17/22
Th - 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Registration
will open on
01/24/2022

Winter Camp

Indianola
12/27/21 - 12/30/21
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Winter Camp includes fun and games in the morning, afternoon crafts, and free swim! All participants must bring a sack lunch.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
12/27/21 - 12/30/21
Mo,Tu,We,Th - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Registration
will open on
11/07/2022