For any students in grades 6-10. Small snacks and refreshments will be available. Pizza for $1/slice. Tickets are available at the front desk. Register early to avoid the line at the door! Bring you, your friends and a great attitude. Tthe school dress code applies. Tickets- Pre-Sale are $3/Members and $6/Non-members and Day of: $4/Members and $8/Non-members. Receive $1 off your ticket price by donating a canned or boxed food item. For questions or more information, contact Steve Frye, Director of BHLH and Adult & Teen Programs or 724-463-9622.
7th Grade Membership Initiative
The Y has a long standing tradition of adapting its services to the changing needs and interests of its community. We are proud to launch the 7th Grade Membership Initiative as a way to better engage, educate and connect to our youth right when they need it most. Not only will this provide a safe environment, but it will enable students to grow in spirit, mind and body. Visit our 7th Grade Membership Initiative page for more information.
Tournament Nights at the Y
Want to show off your skills in pools, air hockey, foosball, ping pong and Wii games? Beginning the week of March 26, the Y is holding tournaments on Wednesdays at 4:30 p.m. in the Recreation Center for students in grades 6-9. The winner at the end of the double elimination tournaments will receive a small award! Cost is $2 - members only. For questions or more information, contact Steve Frye, Director of BHLH and Adult & Teen Programs or 724-463-9622.T
Students in grades 6-10 are invited to the Y Jr. High Nights! Come enjoy a fun filled time with friends! Jr. High nights are held on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Cost is $3/Members and $6/Non-members for advance tickets, day of $4/Members and $8/ Non-members.
Activities include but are not limited to:
Equipped with pool table, foosball, air hockey, ping pong, Wii, TVs, cozy couches and a whole lot more.
Dodge ball, kickball and scavenger hunts in the gym and/or pool led by Y Staff with help from our new teen committee.
Don't forget to bring your suit for some splashing in the pool. Appropriate swim wear is required.
Light snacks will be served as part of admission.
The Leader's Club is a service organization for teens in grades 7-9 that meets from 7:00-8:00 p.m. on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month with the purpose to develop leadership skills and a volunteer/service mindset in teens. Individuals learn to be a part of a team. It is teen led and they elect their peers for positions on the Y Leader's Board! Teens work closely with adult leaders to plan events, fundraisers and meet with other clubs for learning, socializing and fun. Cost is $30 and is open to Y members only. In order to participate, students must maintain 15 hours of volunteer work a month; a 3.0 g.p.a. or higher; model the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility at all times; have a desire to learn and grow with peers through meetings, events and participation and attend at least one meeting a month.
The teen center is set up with couches, game tables, chairs, flat screen TVs, a stereo and more. The room will be available to teens Monday through Friday from 3:00-9:30 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.