Splish Splash Birthday Bash

Celebrate Birthdays at the Stratford YMCA For all birthday parties, a party host will be provided to help parents set up and clean up from the party. All parties are scheduled for two hours. Each party consists of one hour in the pool followed by one hour in the party room. A lifeguard will swim […]

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Play Explore Discover

YMCA Before and After School Program celebrates Lights on Afterschool We are so proud to join communities all across America celebrating Lights On Afterschool on October 20! Help us shine a light on the impact afterschool programs are making in supporting students and families. Join us and let’s celebrate the amazing work that your children […]

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You’re Our Reason Y

MEMBER POTLUCK SOCIAL Come join us on Tuesday, October 26 for a Member Potluck Social. We’ll share a healthy meal, celebrate our community, and talk about healthy eating habits and YMCA classes. Bring a friend and a dish to share and get to know your workout buddies better! Please remember we are a NUT FREE […]

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Scary Amounts of Fun

Come join us for Stratford YMCA’s MONSTER MOVIE MASH! Enjoy a family-friendly outdoor Halloween movie night under the stars at the Stratford YMCA. Prepare for a spooktacular arts and crafts activity before the movie! We recommend participants also come prepared with their own lawn chair, blanket, and food/drink.  Alcoholic beverages, glass/Styrofoam containers, and smoking is […]

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Fall 11 Program Guide

Find Your Connection. Find Your Y. The YMCA connects people to a great sense of purpose and to each other to make our community stronger. Learn more about our Programs for adults, children and families. Please browse our Fall 11 Program Guide: Stratford Y Fall II 2022 Program Guide FALL 11 SESSION – October 24-December […]

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An Apple A Day, the Y Way!

FALL WELLNESS CHALLENGE Pick an apple from our Apple Tree! Complete the wellness activity. Or choose one that you’ve already accomplished! Write your name on the back and drop it in the Apple Basket for a chance to win cool Y prizes!    

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STRONG SWIMMERS CONFIDENT KIDS – SWIM LESSONS

Adaptive Swim Experience The focus for our Adaptive Swim Experience program is to help children with diverse abilities learn an important life skill and support them in gaining the knowledge, ability, and stamina to become strong and confident swimmers. Y instructors use child-centered methods and flexible teaching to deliver instruction to children of varying abilities. […]

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BSY Torpedoes Swim Team

Fall 2022 Swim Team “Shaping the mind, body, and spirit into a streamlined vessel built for enduring success in life and the sport of competitive swimming.” – BSY Mission Our team offers a stimulating, enjoyable program that stresses stroke technique, starts, turns, and basic to advanced training. Our team ranges from entry level competitive swimmers […]

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Program Guide – Fall 1 Session

FIND WHAT MOVES YOU! At the Y, you’ll find countless opportunities to get moving and experience the joy of better health. All it takes is one step! Check out our Program Guide for classes, programs and events. Stratford Y Fall I 2022 Program Guide Fall 1 Session runs August 29-October 23. Register on-line, at the […]

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Child Watch

Children may stay at the Child Watch for up to two hours per day. Parents and guardians are the only adults authorized to leave a child at Child Watch and are required to remain onsite at the Y during their child’s visit. Child Watch Hours: Monday-Thursday 5:00pm-7:30pm

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Before and After School Care

Your Kids will make new friends and have tons of fun as they explore new adventures each day. As an organization dedicated to youth development, we are working closely with the Board of Education! We know how important it is for a child to have an enriching place for learning and growth, both in and […]

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YMCA360 ON-DEMAND AND LIVE At the YMCA we believe that when people experience all that our Y has to offer, they will be drawn into supportive, healthier relationships with one another and their community. YMCA360 is an on-demand video platform for our Y community. YMCA360 offers 1000+ group exercise classes, youth sports training, well-being classes […]

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Refer Your Friends to Join the Y!

When a friend you’ve referred joins the Y, we’ll thank you by giving you a FREE membership month. There’s no limit to how many friends you refer and there’s no limit to how many FREE months you can receive. Being with friends is always more fun for you and your family. Take advantage of sharing […]

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YMCA Universal Mobile App

STAY ON TRACK WITH THE Y MOBILE APP Download our Mobile App which will allow you to: Check-in View class schedules Make reservations in the class schedule section Watch YMCA360 on-demand programs See what’s happening at the Y PLUS set personal wellness goals, Log your workouts And view a history of your wellness accomplishments Push notifications also […]

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Togetherhood

SUPPORTING OUR COMMUNITY TOGETHER Togetherhood is a nationwide program that gives Y members a way to get to know people and strengthen our community through volunteerism. The program is led by a committee of Y members that decides on projects and carries them out throughout the year. If you’re interested, please contact the Y for more […]

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Leading with Confidence

Leaders Club Leaders Club is a character and leadership development program. This program serves youth, ages 10 to 18. It is organized for the purpose of providing knowledge, training and experiences to teens. Leaders Club will help participants become strong leaders in their communities, foster a spirit of serving others and shape a healthy lifestyle […]

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Y Stands For Youth

Youth in our Branch Wellness Center Our Youth Wellness Orientation Bracelet Program is designed for youth members ages 10-13 who would like to use our Wellness Center while their parent is in the room. Youth will be given FREE training with one of our Wellness Coaches to learn about each aspect of the Wellness Center. […]

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Get F.I.T.

Free Introductory Training As a New Y Member, we would like you to achieve your wellness goals and get the most out of your Y investment. Please sign up for F.I.T. (Free Introductory Training) Sessions so that we can help you get started. Time to get to know each other. Your dedicated F.I.T. Coach is […]

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Compete In The Fast Lane

Become a member of the BSY Torpedo Swim Team at the Stratford YMCA! Torpedoes will develop and learn the fundamentals and techniques in the 4 competitive strokes; backstroke, butterfly, breaststroke and freestyle starts, plus skills for turns, diving, teamwork, and most importantly ENJOYMENT through swimming. Swimmers are also introduced to competition through USA Swimming and YMCA […]

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NAEYC Accredited Preschool Program

Forever Growing AGES: 3-4 years At the Y, we offer a safe, nurturing environment for children to learn and grow. The Y supports their social-emotional, cognitive and physical development. When you know your child is well cared for, you and your family have the opportunity to focus at work, plan healthy meals, enjoy family activities […]

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Personal Training

Inspire, Motivate, Maintain If you are 14, 80 or in between, and if your goal is to lose weight; gain strength; improve balance; flexibility and agility; rehabilitate a new or old injury, or just push yourself – a Y personal trainer can help you get there. Our certified personal trainers will help develop a personalized […]

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Stratford Y Swim Team

AGES: 5 – 18 years (participation depends on ability level) The Stratford YMCA offers a stimulating, enjoyable program that stresses stroke technique, endurance, sportsmanship, goal-setting, and leadership. We strive to do all this in an environment that embraces the YMCA’s philosophy of building spirit, mind, and body for all. We believe these qualities serve our swimmers […]

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Private and Semi-Private Swim Lessons

AGES: 3 and up One-on-one swim or two-on-one lessons with a trained swim instructor. Each 30-minute session is scheduled between the instructor and the participant. REGISTRATION: Members may register by filling out our Registration Form at the member service desk. CCC YMCA Private Semi-Private Swim Lesson Registration

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Y Vacation Club

No School, No Worries AGES: 5-12 years Enjoy your days off from school at our Y Vacation Club! Children should bring a peanut-free lunch and appropriate clothing, including a bathing suit and towel.

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Lap Swimming Etiquette

LAP SWIMMING ETIQUETTE Swimmers are encouraged to contribute to an atmosphere of cooperation and courtesy. Always enter from the shallow end. A maximum of five swimmers are permitted in each lane during lap swimming. Please swim with others of similar speed. Lifeguards will move swimmers to the appropriate lane when necessary. Always let swimmers in […]

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Y Aquatic Safety Guidelines

Our lifeguards are here to ensure your safety and have the authority to restrict any behavior deemed unsafe. Y members and guests must follow all safety guidelines or may be asked to leave the pool area. State health codes require all persons to shower with warm water and soap before entering the swimming pool. Wear […]

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