From preschool and after school to arts classes and teen programs, we offer something for all young New Yorkers and their families.

Ballerinas at YMCA class

Classes for Kids

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

Child Care and Preschool

Learn more about our free Universal Pre-K program for four year olds.
Dad and karate son

Family Programs

From parent and child classes to family play time, the Y offers programs that brings the family together.
YMCA staff member sitting on floor of child playroom with four kids and purple ball

Free Child Watch

Work out or take a class at the Y while your kids have fun in a safe environment.
Kids in gymnasium of YMCA

Birthday Parties

Throw a hassle-free, fun-filled birthday party for your child at the YMCA. We offer fun party packages including sports parties, dance parties, and much more.
Kids learning at YMCA afterschool programs at elementary schools

Y Afterschool

The YMCA serves hundreds of children in quality afterschool programs throughout Queens.
Teens making friends at free Teen Center at YMCA

Teen Programs

Teens can play a sport, work on leadership skills, prep for college, and give back through Y programs designed for them.

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