Youth Programs

Find all the details about our youth programs by reading below. Please CLICK HERE for a printable version of our Program Bulletin.

HOW TO REGISTER FOR YMCA PROGRAMS:

  • You may register in person by stopping by the YMCA Member Service Desk.
  • You may register on this web site by clicking the On-Line Registration Button found at the top of this web page.
  • You may download and print some registration forms at www.oilcityymca.org/resources and mail the completed form along with: your payment.
  • You may call us at 677-3000.  Please have your credit card ready.

CLICK HERE for Youth Aquatics programming.  

CLICK HERE for DEK HOCKEY Programming.

FREE Memberships for Area 7th Grade Students

Did you know that the Oil City YMCA offers 7th Grade Students a Free Membership? Registering for the FREE membership is EASY! Just come to the YMCA and present a recent student I.D. or Report Card.

YMCA Food Program

The Oil City YMCA offers weekly meals to local youth on Monday and Thursday evenings during the school year from 6:30 -7:30 pm. Enrichment activities will also be provided.

 

JR. NBA BASKETBALL PROGRAM

Basketball season returns in January for grades Kindergarten—Grade 5!  Learn fundamentals and skills through drills and live game play during this fun 6-week program starting January 12. Players receive NBA team shirts. Jr. NBA meets on Saturdays. Kindergarten 9:00 am; 1st & 2nd Grade 10:30 am; 3rd—5th 12 pm.

$25/Members; $45/Non-members

 

 

 

INDOOR SOCCER PROGRAM

Indoor Soccer begins March 30 and lasts for six weeks. Indoor Soccer focuses on individual and team skills and fundamentals. Soccer fundamentals will be taught through drills, objective games and scrimmages. Each child will receive a t-shirt. Ages 3-4 meet at 10 am; Ages 5-6 meet at 11:15 am; First through Fifth Grade meet at 12:30 pm in the YMCA Gymnasium.

$25/Members and $40/Non-members

 

PRESCHOOL TUMBLE TIME

Tumble Time offers toddlers a safe environment to walk, run, tumble, climb, jump and explore. Songs, games and equipment will provide a structured and active playtime while developing physical strength, flexibility, confidence and social skills.Classes require parent or caregiver participation.Class will be held Wednesdays from 10:15 to 11: 00 am in the gymnasium.Monthly Fee:FREE/Members and $15/ Non-Members

 

TAE KWON DO

For ages 6+! Classes meet on Wednesdays in the multipurpose room with Grand Master Williams and Chris Blauser from 6:30—8 pm. Six week session fee is $22 Members and $32 Non-Members.

SESSION 1: Begins November 28

SESSION 2:  Begins January 23

 

 

 

COMMUNITY YOUTH VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

The Community Youth Volunteer Program is open to Venango County youth between the ages of 10 and 18.  Participants in the program earn "time dollars" for each hour they volunteer up to 80 hours per calendar year.   The "time dollars" are credited to the volunteer's account at the rate of $4 per hour.  The value of the hours volunteered can be redeemed for gift cards.  LEARN MORE

 

FLIP & DIP

This program is held Thursdays, September through May, from 5 pm to 6 pm for ages 3, 4 & 5. Children begin with a half hour gymnastics lesson and then head to the pool for a 30 minute swim lesson with the beginner swim class. Parents must be present to help with the transition. Hint: Girls wear swimsuits for gymnastics and boys wear their trunks and a t-shirt for fast change. Monthly fee: $20 for members and $40 for non-members.

FUNDAMENTAL GYMNASTICS 

Youth ages 3+ are introduced to skills in bar, vault, beam and floor routines. For children wanting to pursue cheerleading and gymnastics, this program will help increase strength, flexibility and agility. Fundamental Gymnastics meets Monday & Thursday from 5—6 pm from September through May. Monthly fee is $32/Members and $55/Non-Members.

GYMNASTICS TEAM

The gymnastics team consists of gymnasts who have the desire to compete. The Oil City YMCA Tri-Stars compete at levels 2-9. Team practices are Monday/Thursday 5:30-8:30 pm and other times TBA. Team Fee is $50 per month. For more information, please call Head Coach Becky Berry at 814-677-3000.

CLICK HERE to visit the gymnastics page.

TEEN ADVENTURE CLUB

Adventure Club is for boys and girls ages 12-18. Members of the club will have opportunities to experience adventures like zip lining, hiking trips, kayaking, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking, paintball and more. To participate in the adventure, members will earn the privilege by volunteering for service activities within the community. For more information contact Jen Kissell-Dudek, Aquatic Director at 814-677-3000. New members always welcome. Adventure Club meets the first Wednesday of the month, 6pm at the YMCA.   *Funded through a grant by the Youth Philanthropy Program.

CAMP COFFMAN ACTIVITIES

YMCA Camp Coffman is owned and operated by the Oil City YMCA for year-round rentals, weddings, cabin rentals and seasonal activities by appointment.

 

 

*Funded through a grant by the Youth Philanthropy Program.


 

TEEN INTRO TO FITNESS

Teens ages 12-15 will work out with a wellness coach in a fun and educational setting. The focus of the class will be on weight training and proper gym etiquette. This program meets on Thursdays from 4:15 - 5:15 pm. The class is limited to five participants. Please register in advance at the Member Services Desk to reserve a spot. Intro to Fitness is free to YMCA Members and others will pay $20 a month.

 

Youth Programs

Youth Programs

Oil City YMCA

Youth Programs

Find all the details about our youth programs by reading below. Please CLICK HERE for a printable version of our Program Bulletin.

HOW TO REGISTER FOR YMCA PROGRAMS:

  • You may register in person by stopping by the YMCA Member Service Desk.
  • You may register on this web site by clicking the On-Line Registration Button found at the top of this web page.
  • You may download and print some registration forms at www.oilcityymca.org/resources and mail the completed form along with: your payment.
  • You may call us at 677-3000.  Please have your credit card ready.

CLICK HERE for Youth Aquatics programming.  

CLICK HERE for DEK HOCKEY Programming.

FREE Memberships for Area 7th Grade Students

Did you know that the Oil City YMCA offers 7th Grade Students a Free Membership? Registering for the FREE membership is EASY! Just come to the YMCA and present a recent student I.D. or Report Card.

YMCA Food Program

The Oil City YMCA will offer weekly meals to local youth on Monday and Thursday evenings from 6:30 -7:30 pm during the school year. Enrichment activities will also be provided.

JR. NBA BASKETBALL PROGRAM

 

Basketball season returns in January for grades Kindergarten—Grade 5!  Learn fundamentals and skills through drills and live game play during this fun 6-week program starting January 12. Players receive NBA team shirts. Jr. NBA meets on Saturdays. Kindergarten 9:00 am; 1st & 2nd Grade 10:30 am; 3rd—5th 12 pm.

$25/Members; $45/Non-members

INDOOR SOCCER PROGRAM

 

Indoor Soccer begins March 30 and lasts for six weeks. Indoor Soccer focuses on individual and team skills and fundamentals. Soccer fundamentals will be taught through drills, objective games and scrimmages. Each child will receive a t-shirt. Ages 3-4 meet at 10 am; Ages 5-6 meet at 11:15 am; First through Fifth Grade meet at 12:30 pm in the YMCA Gymnasium.

$25/Members and $40/Non-members

 

PRESCHOOL TUMBLE TIME

 

Tumble Time offers toddlers a safe environment to walk, run, tumble, climb, jump and explore. Songs, games and equipment will provide a structured and active playtime while developing physical strength, flexibility, confidence and social skills.Classes require parent or caregiver participation.Class will be held Wednesdays from 10:15 to 11: 00 am in the gymnasium.Monthly Fee:FREE/Members and $15/ Non-Members

 

TAE KWON DO

For ages 6+! Classes meet on Wednesdays in the multipurpose room with Grand Master Williams and Chris Blauser from 6:30—8 pm. Six week session fee is $22 Members and $32 Non-Members.

SESSION 1: Begins November 28

SESSION 2:  Begins January 23

 

FLIP N DIP

A 30 minute gymnastics lesson followed by a 30 minute beginner swim lesson for ages 3-5.*Hint:Kids wear swimsuits for the gymnastics lesson for a quick transition.Parents must stay for the program to help with the transition. Register by the first of each month.Held Thursdays from 5-6:05 pm.

FUNDAMENTAL GYMNASTICS

Youth ages 3+ are introduced to skills in bar, vault, beam and floor routines. For children wanting to pursue cheerleading and gymnastics, this program will help increase strength, flexibility and agility. Fundamental Gymnastics meets Monday & Thursday from 5—6 pm from September through May. Monthly fee is $32/Members and $55/Non-Members.

GYMNASTICS TEAM

The gymnastics team consists of gymnasts who have the desire to compete. The Oil City YMCA Tri-Stars compete at levels 2-9. Team practices are Monday/Thursday 5:30-8:30 pm and other times TBA. Team Fee is $50 per month. For more information, please call Head Coach Becky Berry at 814-677-3000.

COMMUNITY YOUTH VOLUNTEER PROGRAM

The Community Youth Volunteer Program is open to Venango County youth between the ages of 10 and 18.  Participants in the program earn "time dollars" for each hour they volunteer up to 80 hours per calendar year.   The "time dollars" are credited to the volunteer's account at the rate of $4 per hour.  The value of the hours volunteered can be redeemed for gift cards.   LEARN MORE

*Funded through a grant by the Youth Philanthropy Program and the Samuel Justus Charitable Trust.

TEEN ADVENTURE CLUB

Adventure Club is for boys and girls ages 12-18. Members of the club will have opportunities to experience adventures like zip lining, hiking trips, kayaking, whitewater rafting, horseback riding, mountain biking, paintball and more. To participate in the adventure, members will earn the privilege by volunteering for service activities within the community. For more information contact Jen Kissell-Dudek, Aquatic Director at 814-677-3000. New members always welcome. Adventure Club meets the first Wednesday of the month, 6pm at the YMCA.

TEEN INTRO TO FITNESS

Teens ages 13-15 will work out with our personal trainers in a fun and educational setting. The focus of the class will be on weight training and proper gym etiquette. This program meets on Thursdays from 4:15—5:15 pm. The class is limited to five participants. Please register in advance at the Member Services Desk to reserve a spot. Intro to Fitness is free to YMCA Members and others will pay $20 a month.

*Funded through a grant by the Youth Philanthropy Program.