From preschool and after school to arts classes and teen programs, the Cross Island YMCA has something for all young New Yorkers and their families.
Classes for Kids
Our classes for kids little to big include track, dance, sports, arts, science, and much more.
Summer camp gives kids a fun, enriching, and high-quality camp experience during the summer – out of the house and off screens.
Child Care and Preschool
Learn more about our flexible child care and preschool options for children ages 2-5, or sign your child up for UPK.
Try a parent and child class, or spend time together during family gym, swim, or free fitness classes.
The YMCA serves hundreds of children in quality afterschool programs throughout Queens.
For kids, a day off from school is all about having fun. Our Y is ready to take over with a day’s worth of awesome (and structured) games and activities led by trained, caring adult staff.
Throw a hassle-free, fun-filled birthday party for your child at the YMCA. We offer party packages including pool parties and much more.
Free Child Watch
Work out or take a class at the Y while your kids have fun in a safe environment.
Teens can play a sport, work on leadership skills, prep for college, and give back through Y programs designed for them.