Pocono Family YMCA

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Family Time

We believe in the value of family after all, we have "Family" in our name! Healthy living is also an area of focus for the Y and we want you and your entire family to have the resources and opportunities to meet your goals of achieving a healthy lifestyle.

The following list of events and activities are a fun and healthy way to get activity with your family at our Y!

  • Family Time in Gym (Gym Schedule)
  • Family Time in Pool (Pool Schedule)
  • Family Nights (see below)
  • Parent Night Outs (see below)
  • Teen Nights
  • Family Special Events (see below)
  • Babysitting Trainings 

Parent Night Outs

Providing active play for your kids—and gaining valuable time for you—just got a little easier.

We're providing lots of fun and good quality activities for your children at a great price - Just $10.00 per child; $20 per family (3 children); $5 for each additional child. We will watch and entertain your children from ages 6 to 16 years! Themes will direct our activities - from Luaus to Star Wars, we'll keep your children entertained. Adults must sign all children in and out.

Activities may include swimming, basketball, dodge ball, rock climbing wall, bingo, and crafts. Healthier snacks for the children are provided. This program is open to members and non-members, so bring a friend!

Upcoming 2016 dates:

September 17th        

December 17th - 3pm - 7pm - Get your Holiday Shopping done!

Pre-registration is preferred. Call 570-421-2525 to register for your spot today!

 

Family Events 

We're giving you quality family time - it's time to re-connect and have fun!

Oct 29 - Halloween at the Y!      2pm - 5pm        FREE to the Community

 

ADDITIONAL FAMILY TIME OPTIONS:

 

Camp Fairview Lake YMCA

Your home away from home

PREMIER NORTHERN NEW JERSEY ACA SUMMER SLEEPAWAY CAMP

Since 1915, Camp Fairview Lake YMCA provides Sleep Away Summer camping for grades 2-11, Environmental Education for schools, and Conference programs for groups. We develop programs for children and families to realize their potential by focusing on specific skillsets, building confidence and creating a sense of belonging.

Visit fairviewlakeymca.org for more information.

COME HERE ALL YEAR

In an environment created just for you, each person is empowered to strengthen relationships by participating in a wide variety of activities designed to build lasting memories.

 Family and Specialty Weekend

  • Family Camp weekends (February, May, June, September, October)
  • Mother/daughter weekend (January)
  • Mother/son weekend (November)
  • Father/son weekend (February)
  • Father/daughter weekend (December)
  • Women’s Wellness weekends (March and November)
  • Guy’s weekend (November)

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

Our ability to offer a true “camp for all” is based on our generous donors that have helped us to offer an excellent financial assistance program. Applications for assistance are confidential and are available on our website. The amount of assistance granted is based on taxable income from the previous year, family circumstances, and our available funds.

 

Camp Speers-Eljabar

The Pocono Family YMCA and Camp Speers-Eljabar YMCA are delighted to announce a collaboration to offer high quality sleep away camp as well as group and family outdoor recreation programs to members of the Pocono Family YMCA and our community. 

Located in the beautiful Pocono Mountains, just 45 minutes from the Pocono Family YMCA, the camp sits on over 1,100 forested acres surrounding a private 42-acre lake, providing an unspoiled natural environment to explore and enjoy. 

For more information about camping at Camp Speers-Eljabar YMCA visit their website www.campspeersymca.org or call 570-828-2329.

In addition to sleep away camp and other getaway experiences, Camp Speers-Eljabar is offering free Sunday Fundays for members of our community to get to know the camp and to benefit from a wide selection of seasonal activities. The camp will open its doors each Sunday April 27th  through June 9th to all members of the Pocono Family YMCA, along with their family and friends, from 10am until 3pm. Visitors can enjoy a wide variety of camp activities, such as fishing, hiking, mountain biking, rock wall climbing and crafts. All equipment and activities will be provided free of charge to Y Members.