BECOME THE NEXT LEBRON JAMES OR CANDACE PARKER
We're proud to be bringing back our second season of developmental basketball league! This non-competitive, developmental league is designed for kids ages 4-12 looking to learn the fundamentals of basketball in a fun and friendly environment. Your child will learn, grow, exercise and make friendships that last forever. Sign up now, practices start January 9th!
Summer Camp REGISTRATION 2016 HAS ALREADY BEGUN!
When kids experience Y Camp, they experience something new every day
. Like the power of a positive mentor, the confidence that comes from trying (and succeeding), and the importance of healthy, long-lasting friendships. Of course, they don't know this - they just think they're having a whole lot of fun!
Check out our Summer 2016 Camp Brochure
or our Camp Schedule
to see the exciting programs we're offering!
Ways to Register:
- Via the website at Easy to Enroll
- In person at YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center or YMCA Bethesda
- Fax your registration to 301-530-6493
- Email your registration to firstname.lastname@example.org
- By mail to YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center, 5650 Oakmont Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20817 (Attn: Camp)
Whether you register online or in person, your registration is not complete until we have received the hard copies of your registration forms, including physical and immunization records.
Talk to a Camp Expert!
Join us at any of the following Open Houses at YMCA Bethesda
for more information, to meet camp staff and ask questions!
January 20, 2016, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
February 17, 2016, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
March 16, 2016, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
April 13, 2016, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
May 11, 2016, 4:00pm - 6:00pm
kids just want to have fun
And parents want their kids to learn and grow! The Y's After School Program offers activities and support in homework, sports, fitness, science, art, mathematics, recreation, and reading. We also have fun games that will keep kids engaged and learning!
YMCA Ayrlawn Program Center offers after school programs at the following schools:
- Ashburton Elementary School (MCPS bus transports students to YMCA Ayrlawn)
- *NEW* Bethesda Elementary School (YMCA bus transports students to YMCA Ayrlawn)
- *NEW* Bradley Hills Elementary School (YMCA bus transports students to YMCA Ayrlawn)
- Luxmanor Elementary School (on site)
- Wyngate Elementary School (MCPS bus transports students to YMCA Ayrlawn)
To register your child for our before and/or after school programs, please email or drop off an application today!
Please be sure to complete the required health forms too:
cOME celebrate with us
Have a birthday coming up soon in your family? Let us take care of everything for you! from set up to clean up, let the YMCA plan your party for you. Check out what we can do to help your child's special day be even more special for you. For more information, please contact Keisha Thompson. Dates are booking up quickly, come in and schedule your party soon.
check out these youth programs
Youth and Government
: YMCA Youth & Government empowers teens to become critical ethical leaders and responsible citizens through training in the theory and practice of making public policy. Our delegation meets at Ayrlawn on Wednesdays from 7:00 pm-8:00 pm. For more information, please email Kate Dadourian
: YMCA Adventure Guides is a program designed to strengthen the relationship between a fathers and sons. Adventure Guides provides an opportunity for parents and adult role models to work with children as guides, teachers and heroes and provides challenges and opportunities, celebrate accomplishments and face fears with children. Click here for more info
! For any questions or to register, email Kate Dadourian
: We offer fathers the chance to bond with their daughters on many levels to build a loving and trusting relationship that will last a lifetime. The Adventure Princess program is a unique learning experience for both father and daughter. Click here for more info!
For any questions or to register, email Kate Dadourian
Friday Night Kids Club
: Bring in the weekend with an adventure for your kid (and a break for you!). The fun begins at 6:30 pm and ends at 10:00 pm; dinner is included and each night has a special theme.
lend a helping hand
Volunteers are the backbone of the YMCA, and we value the help they provide to our branches on a daily basis. Whether you're 13 or 85, we'd love to have you! Click here
to check out our current volunteer needs!