Stratford-Perth YMCA Saturday Morning Experience!

Our emphasis is on fun, safe and educational programs that instill the YMCA’s core values; caring, honesty, inclusiveness, respect and responsibility. Meeting new friends, learning new skills and staying active in a caring and supervised environment is what the YMCA Saturday Morning Experience is all about! This registered program is for children 3-12 years old from 9:00 a.m. until noon Saturday’s.
The fee for this program is $30 for 12 weeks. The next session begins January 2017 and runs until the end of March.

Kidsclub (Ages 3–5)

This registered program includes crafts, gym activities, and allows for parents to work out and meet up at 11:15 am to take their child to the pool for family swim. This program is offered at no cost with a Youth membership.

Tue, Thu & Fri, 9:15am to 11:15am

Child Minding is a program designed to offer parents with young children the opportunity to bring their child into our supervised play room to engage and interact with other children while the parent attends a fitness class, works out in the fitness centre, has a swim in the pool etc.
Child minding is available Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. and is intended for children 0-5 years, with a current YMCA membership.
Child minding is available to children who are non-members for a $4 fee per day per child.
– Parents/guardians must remain in the 204 Downie Street building while their child is in the child minding program.

Kidzone (Drop In) is a safe, fun space for children to spend time in a supervised, but unstructured atmosphere. Challenge your friends to one of our many board games, create something using our extensive craft supplies, read in our lounge corner or play a game of Foosball. Kidzone has something for everyone!
– Available Monday to Thursday from 4:00 pm. until 8:30 pm.
– Children 0-12 years, with a current YMCA Membership, or a $4 day pass per child.
– Parents of children 0-4 years old must remain in the building.

Kidzone Hours

Included with a Youth Membership.
Monday-Friday, 9:00am to 12:00pm
Monday-Thursday 4:00pm to 8:30pm

Flick & Float 

This program, is intended for children 5+ and runs the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month.
(*Except Friday December 23, 2016 & Good Friday- April 14, 2017).
Youth will meet in the Kidzone between 4:00-5:00 for free play with kidzone staff. At 5:00 we order New Orleans Pizza and start the movie. We eat, while watching the movie, and then go to the pool to swim from 6:30-7:00. The group is back in Kidzone and ready for pick up at 7:30 p.m.
Flick & Float is available to YMCA Members for $2.50 per slice of pizza.
Non-Members can also participate with a $4.00 Youth Day Pass in addition to the $2.50 per slice of pizza.
The movie selection is decided the night of the program by the children in attendance.