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

Kid playing basketball in youth sports class at the YMCA

Youth Sports

Kids can learn to play a sport, develop their skills, and make new friends in our youth sports programs. Sports include basketball, baseball, soccer, gymnastics, and more.
YMCA dance class for kids and youth

Classes for Kids

Our classes for kids little to big include dance, theater, yoga, visual art, and much more.
Child watch while you work out at the YMCA

Free Child Watch

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

Child Care and Preschool

Learn more about our free Universal Pre-K program for four year olds.
Mother and son in gymnasium at YMCA

Family Programs

From family play time to yoga classes, the Y offers programs that brings the family together.
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.

Try Us for Free

Experience the Y for free by downloading a guest pass.