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The Y is for everyone. Our programs, services and initiatives: enable kids to realize their potential, prepare teens for college, offer ways for families to have fun together, empower people to be healthier in spirit, mind and body, prepare people for employment, welcome and embrace newcomers and help foster a nationwide service ethic. And that’s just the beginning!

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Family Health & Wellness Center, Red Bank
Spring 2 Session – April 24-June 18

Lass Aquatics Center at Camp Zehnder, Wall
Spring 2 Session -April 17-June 4

Children’s Achievement Center, Matawan
Registration is open for before and afterschool programs and for Y preschool.

Plus enriching arts programs in area schools.
See the full schedule.

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2. Water Movement- Preschool

MONDAY 3:30 pm

Red Bank Family Health & Wellness Center

Aquatics-Preschool Swim Lessons

Ages 3-5 years old, formerly Eel. In this stage, swimmers should be comfortable with their face in the water and able to swim 15-20ft on their front independently (with flotation). Swimmers will work towards 15yd. on their front with alternating arms, and back floating for 10 seconds.

Date: May 1, 2017 - Jun 12, 2017

Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Ages: 3 - 5

Member Cost: $64.00

Program Participant Cost: $98.00

Y-Clubs

Beers Street School – Creative Play

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Creative Play will help students develop an awareness and appreciation of the visual experience and of the limitless possibilities for making things. In this club, your child?s imagination will be challenged through creative collaboration of paint, sculpture, drawing, fiber work and print making. Young Artists will explore texture, color and techniques through a variety of different media and collaborative learning. Students will exercise their imagination through storytelling, sharing and learning. So join us for an engaging visual quest to explore and experience the power of art.

Date: May 1, 2017 - Jun 12, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 11

Program Cost: $95.00

Lifeguard Review/Update Course/RECERT

Recertification Course

Red Bank Family Health & Wellness Center

Aquatics-Certification Classes

The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Recertification course is for currently certified or recently expired lifeguards to get recertified in ARC Lifeguarding, CPR/AED and First Aid. For successful completion of the course, students must attend all schedules classes, participate in all skills scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios and pass the pre-test skills, all emergencies in and out of water scenarios and final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.

Date: May 2, 2017 - May 3, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Ages: 15 and above

Member Cost: $145.00

Program Participant Cost: $165.00

Y-Clubs

Navesink School- Art of Color

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

Through hands-on exploration, your young artists will love learning and experiencing the world of color. In this club, children will engage in the process of creating multiple works of art using different techniques and materials while analyzing the work on color of renowned artists such as Pablo Picasso, Vincent van Gogh and others. The Y?s Art of Color Club creates a platform for children to develop a language of self-expression while enhancing self-awareness skills by integrating the art of color to achieve social and academic success. Each child will create his/her own masterpiece using watercolors, paints, pastels and pencils, among others.

Date: May 3, 2017 - Jun 14, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 5 - 8

Program Cost: $70.00

Y-Clubs

Navesink School- Cartooning

Y-Clubs & Outreach

Y-Clubs 2016-2017

This unique club focuses on the art of cartooning. It supports critical thinking, problem finding and solving, and engaging students in an expressive exchange of ideas. Creating a story book requires developing an overall idea, writing/drawing a script with actions and dialogue, and transferring that idea into pages. Create new worlds and learn new art media and techniques. Students will spend time working with both traditional drawing tools and other mixed media materials. The Cartooning Club sets the stage for children to develop a language of expression while enhancing self-awareness and self-management skills through the integration of art and cartooning to achieve social and academic success.

Date: May 3, 2017 - Jun 14, 2017

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:20 PM

Ages: 7 - 10

Program Cost: $70.00

Lifeguard Pretest

5/4/17

Red Bank Family Health & Wellness Center

Aquatics-Certification Classes

This is a mandatory pre-test for all participants 15 & older who would like to take the A.R.C. Lifeguard Training Course. Swimmers must successfully complete the following swimming prerequisites: (#1) Swim 300 yards continuously demonstrating breath control and rhythmic breathing.(#2) Tread water for 2 min. using ONLY the legs. (#3) Complete the following timed event within 1min. & 40 sec.: Starting in the water, swim 20 yards using frontcrawl or breaststroke, surface dive 7-10 feet to retrieve a 10 pound brick, return to the surface & swim 20 yards on their back to return to the starting point with both hands holding the brick at all times. (#4)Exit the water without using a ladder or steps. Once Participants pass the pretest, they will allow to register for training that fits their schedule. If a participant fails a pretest they have the option of registering for the Lifeguard Swim Training Course for an additional fee.

Date: May 4, 2017 - May 4, 2017

Time: 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ages: 14 and above

Member Cost: $10.00

Program Participant Cost: $20.00

Lifeguarding Full Course ***SPECIAL APPROVAL ONLY***

May Lifeguarding Course

Camp Zehnder

Aquatics-Certification Classes

Through classroom learning and hands-on practice in and out of the water, you'll learn: surveillance skills to help you recognize and prevent injuries, rescue skills - in the water and on land, First aid training and professional rescuer CPR with AED- to help you prepare for any emergency, Professional lifeguard responsibilities like interacting with the public and addressing uncooperative patrons. For successful completion of the course students must attend all scheduled classes, there are no make-ups. They must pass a final session timed scenario along with all passing all written exams during the class. Students who successful complete this course will receive 2 year certification that includes Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED. Course includes resuscitation mask ONLY. Student manual can be downloaded online at www.redcross.org or can be purchased at the Y for an additional fee, while supplies last.

Date: May 6, 2017 - May 27, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ages: 15 and above

Program Cost: $350.00

Lifeguarding Full Course ***SPECIAL APPROVAL ONLY***

Lifeguarding – May Course

Red Bank Family Health & Wellness Center

Aquatics-Certification Classes

Through classroom learning and hands-on practice in and out of the water, you'll learn: surveillance skills to help you recognize and prevent injuries, rescue skills - in the water and on land, First aid training and professional rescuer CPR with AED- to help you prepare for any emergency, Professional lifeguard responsibilities like interacting with the public and addressing uncooperative patrons. For successful completion of the course students must attend all scheduled classes, there are no make-ups. They must pass a final session timed scenario along with all passing all written exams during the class. Students who successful complete this course will receive 2 year certification that includes Lifeguarding, First Aid, CPR and AED. Course includes resuscitation mask ONLY. Student manual can be downloaded online at www.redcross.org or can be purchased at the Y for an additional fee, while supplies last.

Date: May 11, 2017 - May 19, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Ages: 15 and above

Member Cost: $290.00

Program Participant Cost: $350.00

Lifeguard RECERT

May 27

Camp Zehnder

Aquatics-Certification Classes

The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Re-certification course is for currently certified or recently expired lifeguards to get re-certified in ARC Lifeguarding, CPR/AED and First Aid. For successful completion of the course, students must attend all schedules classes, participate in all skills scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios and pass the pre-test skills, all emergencies in and out of water scenarios and final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.

Date: May 27, 2017 - May 27, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Ages: 15 and above

Program Cost: $165.00

Lifeguard Review/Update Course/RECERT

Recertification Course

Red Bank Family Health & Wellness Center

Aquatics-Certification Classes

The purpose of the American Red Cross Lifeguard Recertification course is for currently certified or recently expired lifeguards to get recertified in ARC Lifeguarding, CPR/AED and First Aid. For successful completion of the course, students must attend all schedules classes, participate in all skills scenarios, demonstrate competency in all required skills and scenarios and pass the pre-test skills, all emergencies in and out of water scenarios and final written exam with a minimum grade of 80 percent.

Date: Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 7, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Ages: 15 and above

Member Cost: $145.00

Program Participant Cost: $165.00