YMCA OF MONTCLAIR
Park Street Branch: (973) 744-3400
Geyer Family Branch: (973) 783-7640
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(Must be recommended/In-person registration)

Defense and offense! Children who are recommended for this class and who have taken Basketball Bouncers will work on rebounding, footwork, body control and more. Sharpen your skills on the court in this high energy class.

Spring II: Thursdays 04/17/2017 - 06/10/2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ages: 5-7
Cost: $110
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
5:45 pm - 6:45 pm
ages: 5-7
Cost: $105
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042

(Must be recommended/In-person registration)

This class is for the Kindergymnastics student who has mastered key skills and qualified to advance to this level. This class will include a strong focus in advance tumbling such as cartwheels, roundoffs and backbends. Students will also work on the balance beam and learn how to tumble on the beam. Bar work will include pullovers and strength building. A challenging class for the gymnast ready to take on the next level!

Fall I: Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042

This class will focus on building and improving the skills developed in Level 1 while also learning new passing skills such as the bounce pass and the chest pass. Players will also learn how to dribble through cones and play defense. The last class will feature a championship game.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
5:15 pm - 6:00 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
5:00 pm - 5:45 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

A themed gym program designed to enhance physical and gross motor skills. This class will include both structured activities and supervised free play. After gym the children will be escorted to the pool for a Kinderswim Bronze level swim class (see description under aquatics). The class begins in the gym; children need a swim suit and towel in a labeled bag.

Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
11:15 am - 12:45 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $152
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
  • No full court games
  • All ages
Summer: Saturdays, Sundays 06/26/2017 - 08/19/2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ages: Newborn-18
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Join us in the gym for a game of doubles! Pickle-Ball is easy to learn & great fun. Excellent family recreation activity which also provides a great workout. New players welcome – all equipment provided.

Summer: Tuesdays 06/26/2017 - 08/19/2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location Address: Park Street Branch, 25 Park Street, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
Flag Football

Pass, catch, run, dodge, weave…TOUCHDOWN! Join our coaches in this fast paced class. Participants will love learning the drills and skills of their favorite sport.

Fall I (Flag Football 1): Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
ages: 6-8
Cost: $90
Fall I (Flag Football 2): Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
ages: 9-12
Cost: $90
Fall II (Flag Football 1): Saturdays 10/30/2017 - 12/17/2017
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
ages: 6-8
Cost: $90
Fall II (Flag Football 2): Saturdays 10/30/2017 - 12/17/2017
2:45 pm - 3:30 pm
ages: 9-12
Cost: $90
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Let’s put all of those soccer skills to good use! The first half of every class will teach the basics of soccer including dribbling, passing, defending and shooting. During the second half, parents or caregivers can cheer us on during a real soccer game.

Fall I: Tuesdays 09/11/2023 - 10/29/2017
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $110
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Children will really shine in this class which focuses on cooperation, self-confidence, independence and basic gymnastics skills. Each class begins with circle time and features a different piece of gym equipment each week.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
11:00 am - 11:45 pm
ages: 2 1/2 years-3 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:15 am - 11:00 pm
ages: 2 1/2 years-3 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Caregiver and child will work with the instructor to gain self-confidence in all of their newly acquired physical skills, helping child to become independent in a safe, fun, and age-appropriate setting. Each class will include stimulating structured activities and free play time to keep your toddler engaged.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:00 am - 10:45 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Tuesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:30 am - 11:15 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:15 am - 10:00 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
11:15 am - 12:00 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:15 am - 11:00 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Join our instructors for a class full of wonder and discovery. Caregivers and children will explore the world around them through age-appropriate gym activities. Free play and circle time will be incorporated in each class to strike a perfect balance for our youngest participants.

Spring I: Mondays 02/20/2017 - 04/15/2017
9:15 am - 9:45 pm
ages: 8 months-17 months
Cost: $105
Spring II: Mondays 04/17/2017 - 06/10/2017
9:15 am - 9:45 pm
ages: 8 months-17 months
Cost: $92
Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:15 am - 9:45 am
ages: 8 months-18 months
Cost: $92
Spring I: Thursdays 02/20/2017 - 04/15/2017
9:15 am - 10:00 am
ages: 8 months-17 months
Cost: $105
Spring II: Thursdays 04/17/2017 - 06/10/2017
9:15 am - 10:00 am
ages: 8 months-17 months
Cost: $105
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:15 am - 10:00 am
ages: 8 months-18 months
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Test your Ninja skills! Move through, around, up, down and over objects by running, jumping, climbing, crawling, balancing, rolling, swinging, vaulting, and catching. Each week focus on training for each obstacle, plus general strength, fitness, and conditioning for children. Ninjas will test their skills with a timed course during the last two weeks.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
ages: 5-8
Cost: $92
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
ages: 5-8
Cost: $92
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm
ages: 5-8
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

The next steps of gymnastic skill building will be taught in this Level 2 class. Using the fundamentals used in Level 1, budding gymnasts will focus on improving those skills while building core strength and balance. Tumbling such as backward rolls and cartwheels will be taught and used as a foundation to the class. Skills on the balance beam and the bar are enhanced and expanded. A great class to improve and maintain skills.

Fall I: Mondays, Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

All the fun of Kindersports paired up with a Kinderswim Bronze level swim class (see description in Aquatics).

Fall I: Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $152
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

The perfect introduction to the world of sports for our youngest athletes! Get your child ready for our expansive kinder sports program by sampling a little of everything we have to offer in the large gym. Participants will improve their skills in sports including soccer, basketball, tennis, t-ball, track and field and more.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Get your sticks ready to throw, catch, and carry the ball to the goal. Little laxers will enjoy this fast paced class where they will learn fundamentals and strategies of the game. It’s a great way to introduce your child to this popular sport.

Fall I: Thursdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:15 pm - 5:00 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
geyer little tumbler

A parent child based gymnastics class where children learn fundamental gymnastics skills. Basic tumbling and using equipment such as the balance beam and bars make this an ideal first gymnastics class. Each class will focus on a different skill along with building the child’s motor skills, independence and balance.

Fall I: Tuesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:30 am - 10:15 am
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:15 am - 11:00 am
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Love our gym programs and swim programs? Why not take a class where you can experience both in one day? My Buddy and Me is a structured gym class followed as a swim lesson and highlights different skills each week.

*A parent or caregiver is required to be in the water with the child for this class.

Fall I: Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
6:00 pm - 7:15 pm
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $152
Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
8:45 am - 10:00 am
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $152
Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:45 am - 11:00 am
ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Cost: $152
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Gym Pass is for the family to enjoy play time together in the Geyer Family Branch gym. There are a number of times listed in our program guide. Members can attend any of those times during the week. Staff will ensure members are following guidelines to ensure the safety of all, however it’s the parent/caregiver’s responsibility to participate with and spot their own children. A pass can be purchased online or from the Geyer Family Branch Welcome Desk beginning on the first day of registration/session. A drop-in rate is also available for members.

*May come to any or all class times.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
6:30 pm - 7:15 pm
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Fall I: Tuesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:30 am - 10:15 am
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Fall I: Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
6:45 pm - 7:30 pm
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
9:15 am - 10:00 am
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
6:15 pm - 7:00 pm
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Fall I: Sundays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:00 am - 10:45 am
ages: Newborn-6
Cost: $70/family
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

A themed gym program designed to enhance physical and gross motor skills. This class will include both structured activities and supervised free play. After Gym the children will be escorted to the pool for a Starfish level swim class (see description under aquatics). The class begins in the gym; children need a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
10:45 am - 12:00 pm
age: 3
Cost: $152
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

This class focuses on the beginning tumbling skills used in gymnastics such as forward rolls and fundamental jumps. Walking on the balance beam, keeping a steady balance and hanging from the bar will also be taught. Activities each week will improve flexibility, strength, coordination and balance. A great beginner class for the little gymnast in your life.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Fall I: Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
5:45 pm - 6:15 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

If your child wants to spend a fun-filled afternoon at the Geyer Family Branch, then this is the class for you. With a different theme each week, the class starts with an art project, followed by gym time that focuses on gross motor skills and group games. Participants will then head to the pool for a Kinderswim Bronze level swim class (see description under Aquatics). Children need to pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

Fall I: Saturdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $176
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Here is your chance to transition your child into their first sports coached class! Parents will join the action for the first three classes and then be encouraged to drop off. Enjoy the best of both worlds: seeing your child develop their sporting skills, while they gain independence in the gym.

Basketball, Soccer and T-Ball.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm
ages: 2-3
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Bounce, bounce and bounce more! Dribbling, passing, and teamwork will be introduced with fun games to develop basic basketball skills. Children will also learn how to dribble with both hands and the fundamentals of shooting.

Summer I: Tuesdays, Thursdays 06/26/2017 - 07/20/2017
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92/$105
Summer II: Tuesdays, Thursdays 07/24/2017 - 08/17/2017
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92/$105
Fall I: Fridays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Summer Weekend: Saturdays 06/26/2017 - 08/20/2017
10:00 am - 10:45 pm
age: 3
Cost: $105
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Dribble, pass, shoot and score! Join our coaches for this unique introduction to the world’s most popular sport. Participants will learn basic soccer skills through fun drills and teamwork. In the last week of the session, participants will take the field for the World Cup Final.

Fall I: Wednesdays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
3:15 pm - 4:00 pm
age: 3
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

This fun class introduces the basics of tennis using great games and activities while building self esteem. Tennis develops hand-eye coordination skills which will help your child succeed on and off the court. Tennis rackets are provided.

Fall I: Mondays 09/11/2017 - 10/29/2017
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
ages: 4-6
Cost: $92
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register