YMCA OF MONTCLAIR
Park Street Branch: (973) 744-3400
Geyer Family Branch: (973) 783-7640
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Gym & Sports:

basketball bouncers

ADVANCED BASKETBALL BOUNCERS Ages 4-6 years

Defensive and offensive skills and drills come together in this level 3 class. Players will work on rebounding, footwork, body control and more while sharpening skills on the court in this high energy class. Prerequisite – Teacher recommendation or Youth Sports Director approval after qualifying test.

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ages: 4-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
advanced kindergymnastics

ADVANCED KINDERGYMNASTICS Ages 5 – 9 years

TStudents who have mastered the key skills of Kindergymnastics are qualified to advance to this level 3 class that focuses on advanced tumbling such as cartwheels, roundoffs and backbends. Students will also continue to work on the balance beam and learn how to tumble on the beam while parallel bar work will include pullovers and strength building. This is a challenging class for
the gymnast ready to take on the next level! In-person registration is required.

Prerequisite – Teacher recommendation or Youth Sports Director approval after qualifying test

Must be recommended and in-person registration is required. All participants must be recommended by the teacher or tested by the Youth Sports Director to enroll.


ages: 5-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042

ADVANCED SOCCER
Ages 5 – 7 years

A combination of challenging curriculum and fast paced environment creates a rewarding soccer experience more technical in nature. Players are introduced to complex soccer techniques and game strategies and, they participate in small-sided games encouraging tactical application of learned techniques. Prerequisite Teacher recommendation or Youth Sports Director approval after
qualifying test

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ages: 5-7
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
basketball bouncers

BASKETBALL BOUNCERS Ages 4-6 years

Basketball Bouncers is a level 2 class that will focus on building and improving the skills developed in Super Star Basketball (level 1). Participants will also have fun learning new passing skills such as the bounce pass and the chest pass. Players will also learn how to dribble through cones and how to play defense. Come watch and cheer on the sidelines on the last day of class for the session.

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ages: 4-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
dash and splash

DASH & SPLASH* Ages 4 – 6 years
Gym and Swim Combo

A themed gym program designed to enhance physical and gross motor skills includes both structured activities and supervised free play in the gym. Participants are then escorted to the pool by the gym staff for a YSL lesson (Stages 1 – 4).

*All participants must have socks for the gym portion and pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

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ages: 4-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register

Family 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.

FALL TIMES
Mon 6:45-7:30pm
Tue 11:30am-12:15pm
Wed 7:15-8:00pm
Fri 6:45-7:30pm
Sat 12:00-12:45pm

Free for Family Members; Kinder Members $80 session/$10 drop-in

*Swim & Gym Pass Combo
Free for Family Members; Kinder Members $110

 


ages: 6 months-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
Flag Football

FLAG FOOTBALL Ages 5-9 years

Pass, catch, run, dodge, weave…TOUCHDOWN! Join our coaches for a new season of this fast-paced class.

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ages: 5-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
fun & games

FUN & GAMES Ages 3-4 years

We got game! Lots of them! This class will offer old school games with a new twist, as well as, introduce kids to new games to promote teamwork, improve gross motor skills, and most importantly have fun!

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ages: 3-4
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
fun fridays

FUN FRIDAYS* Ages 3 – 5 years
Art, Gym and Swim Combo

It’s all here! If your child wants to spend a fun-filled afternoon at the Geyer Family YMCA, this is the class for you. Each week offers a different theme and classes start with an art project, followed by time in the gym where children will focus on gross motor skills and group games. Students are then escorted to the pool by the gym staff for a YSL lesson (Stages 1 – 4).

*All participants must have socks for the gym portion and pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

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ages: 3-5
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gaga

GAGA AND GOGGLES Ages 5 – 9 years
Gym and Swim Combo

Gaga Ball is here! Your child will learn to play different varieties of Gaga Ball on Geyer’s regulation Gaga Court. Gaga is a fast paced, high energy sport played in an octagonal pit. Dubbed a kinder and gentler version of dodgeball, the game is played with a soft foam ball, and combines the skills of dodging, striking, running, and jumping, while trying to hit opponents with a ball below the knees. Participants are then escorted to the pool by the gym staff for a YSL lesson (Stages 1 – 4).

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ages: 5-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gaga

GAGA AT GEYER! Ages 5 – 8 years

Gaga Ball is here! Your child will learn to play different varieties of Gaga Ball on Geyer’s regulation Gaga Court. Gaga is a fast paced, high energy sport played in an octagonal pit. Dubbed a kinder and gentler version of dodgeball, the game is played with a soft foam ball, and combines the skills of dodging, striking, running, and jumping, while trying to hit opponents with a ball below the knees.

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ages: 5-8
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
game day soccer

GAME DAY SOCCER Ages 4-6 years

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 come in to cheer us on during a real soccer game.

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ages: 4-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gym jammers

GYM JAMMERS Ages 2.5-3.5 years

Emphasizing cooperation, selfconfidence, independence and basic gymnastic skills, Gym Jammers will let toddlers really shine. Classes begin with circle time and features a different piece of gym equipment each week.

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ages: 2 1/2 years-3 1/2 years
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gym jumpers

GYM JUMPERS Ages 18 months-2.5 years

Developing self-confidence in newly acquired skills builds independence. Gym Jumpers provides a safe, fun and age-appropriate venue for toddlers to flourish with the help of an instructor and a caregiver. Each class includes stimulating structured activities and free play time to keep the little ones engaged.

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ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gym juniors

GYM JUNIORS Ages 8-17 months

Wonder and discovery are the vehicle in which children explore the world around them. Age-appropriate circle time, free play and gym activities strike the perfect balance for the inquisitive
participants. Child and caregiver can bond while exploring together.

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ages: 8 months-17 months
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gym jumpers

GYM JUNIORS/JUMPERS Ages 8 months – 2.5 years

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

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ages: 8 months-2 1/2 years
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
gym ninjas

GYM NINJAS Ages 5-9 years

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 will 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.

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ages: 5-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
advanced kindergymnastics

KINDERGYMNASTICS Ages 4 – 6 years

Kindergymnastics builds on the skills and fundamentals taught in Rock n’ Roll Gymnastics (level 1). Budding gymnasts “tumble and roll” into this next level and will focus on improving skills learned in level 1 while building core strength and balance. Participants will learn new skills such as performing a backwards roll and how to do a
cartwheel along with several other skills. Your little gymnast will expand and enhance their footwork on the balance beam and swing to new levels on the parallel bars. This is a great class to continue to improve and maintain skills.

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ages: 4-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
little stix lacrosse

LACROSSE Ages 7-9 years

Beginners will learn the fundamentals of this fast-paced game that is a community favorite. Participants will work on ball control, passing and shooting offense, defense and even practice a scrimmage. This beginner class is a great way to introduce your child to this popular sport.

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ages: 7-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
little league sports

LITTLE LEAGUE SPORTS Ages 3-4 years

Get your child ready for our expansive Kinder Sports Program by sampling a little bit of everything. Our youngest athletes learn beginner skills in soccer, basketball, tennis, t-ball, track & field and more.

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ages: 3-4
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
my buddy and me

MY BUDDY & ME Ages 18 months – 2.5 years
Gym and Swim Combo
Water Exploration Stage B

Love our gym 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 by a swim lesson. Each week highlights different skills and theme.

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ages: 18 months-2 1/2 years
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
road runners

ROAD RUNNERS* Age 3 years
Gym and Swim Combo
Water Acclimation Stage 1

A themed gym program designed to enhance physical and gross motor skills will include both structured activities and supervised free play in the gym. After playtime, the little Road Runners are escorted to the pool by the gym staff for a YSL lesson (Stages 1 – 4).

*All participants must have socks for the gym portion and pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

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age: 3
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
rock n roll gymnastics

ROCK N’ ROLL GYMNASTICS Age 3 years

This level 1 class focuses on the beginning tumbling skills used in gymnastics such as forward rolls and fundamental jumps. Other skills include: walking on the balance beam, learning to keep a steady balance and being able to hang from a parallel bar. Activities each week will improve flexibility, strength, coordination and balance. This is a great beginner class for the little gymnast in your life.

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ages: 3-3 1/2 years
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
sensational saturdays

SENSATIONAL SATURDAYS* Ages 5 – 8 years
Art, Gym and Swim Combo

With a different theme each week, class starts with a themed art project, followed by time in the gym where kids will focus on gross motor skills and group games. Sensational Saturdays end in the pool with a Kinderswim Bronze level swim lesson. Parents/caregivers will drop off their child in the art room and pick them up from the pool hallway after the swim lesson.

*All participants must have socks for the gym portion and pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

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ages: 5-8
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
soccer

SOCCER Ages 7-9 Years

Basic soccer techniques including dribbling, passing, receiving and shooting are covered here. Perfect for kids with limited soccer experience, this class offers a more challenging environment while mastering skills and building confidence. Classes include small-sided games to encourage tactical application of learned techniques in game-like situations.

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ages: 7-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
sports mix

SPORTS MIX Ages 2-3 years

Here is your chance to transition your child into their first coached sports class! Caregivers will join the action for the first three classes and then be encouraged to sit on the sidelines and cheer on their little sports star. This class is the best of both worlds: seeing your child develop their sporting skills and gain independence in sports and gym activities.

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ages: 2-3
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
road runners

SQUAD GOALS COMBO Ages 6 -9 years

A sports sampler combined with a 40 minute YSL swim lesson. Different sports—including lacrosse, hockey, soccer and basketball—will be introduced each week.

*All participants must have socks for the gym portion and pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

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ages: 6-9
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
superstar basketball

SUPERSTAR BASKETBALL Age 3 years

Super Star Basketball is a level 1 class where you child will bounce, dribble and bounce some 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.

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ages: 3-3 1/2 years
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superstar soccer

SUPERSTAR SOCCER Age 3 – 4 years

In a unique introduction to the world’s most popular sport, participants will learn basic soccer skills through fun drills and teamwork. Superstar Soccer is a level 1 class where players dribble, pass, shoot and score. Come watch and cheer on the sidelines on the last day of class for the session.

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ages: 3-4
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
tennis time

TENNIS TIME Ages 4-6 years

The basics of tennis are introduced using great games and activities while building self-esteem. Tennis rackets are provided.

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ages: 4-6
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
wall walkers

WALL WALKERS (CLIMBING WALL) Ages 3-4 years

Why limit your child to the floor when they can walk on the wall? Our rock wall is fun and challenging while safe. Participants will learn climbing basics, wall safety, and work their way through exciting obstacles. Sneakers and fitness clothing required.

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ages: 3-4
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register
swim lessons

WARRIORS AND WATER* Ages 5 – 8 years
Gym and Swim Combo

Now it’s your child’s turn to find their inner warrior! This new Gym and Swim combo class gives cross-training a pintsized twist for kids. Your little warrior will have fun and learn to appreciate
physical activity as something to enjoy. After the workout, warriors are escorted to the pool by the gym staff for a YSL lesson (Stages 1 – 4).

*All participants must have socks for the gym portion and pack a swimsuit and towel in a labeled bag.

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ages: 5-8
Location Address: Geyer Family Branch, 159 Glenridge Avenue, Montclair, NJ 07042 Register