From preschool and after school to arts classes and teen programs, the Long Island City Y has activities for all young New Yorkers and their families.

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Classes for Kids

Kids can learn to play a sport, develop their skills, and make new friends in our youth programs. Classes include basketball, soccer, dance, and music.
Preschool kids at the YMCA

Child Care and Preschool

Our Early Childhood Center builds strong kids and families through our Universal Pre-K program.
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Free Child Watch

Work out or take a class at the Y while your kids have fun in a safe environment.
Dad and karate son

Family Programs

From family yoga to parents night out, the Y offers programs that brings the family together.
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Event Rentals & Birthday Parties

Throw a hassle-free, fun-filled birthday party for your child at the YMCA. We offer party packages including pool parties, and event rentals for all of your family's special occasions!
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Teen Programs

Teens can play a sport, work on leadership skills, prep for college, and give back through Y programs designed for them.
Kids learning at YMCA afterschool programs at elementary schools

Y Afterschool

The YMCA serves hundreds of children in quality afterschool programs throughout Queens.

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