The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA Outdoor Center is able to provide outdoor aquatic programming, weather permitting. These fee based programs are held Saturday and Sunday 9am-12:30pm. Details are provided in our Summer Program Guide, by calling the Y or stopping by.
Give your child the opportunity to have fun, develop confidence and learn how to stay safe in and around the water. Do you know how to swim? Maybe this is the summer that you learn. All ages can learn to swim at the Y. Make swimming a lifelong pursuit for staying healthy. Our Y swim instructors are nationally certified. Their training includes CPR, AED, First Aid and Oxygen Administration. Swim lessons provide important life skills that could save a life and will benefit students for a lifetime. Lessons will be offered Saturday and Sunday mornings in a four weeks sessions. For private lessons please reach out to our Aquatics Director, Melissa Carroll at firstname.lastname@example.org. Rgistration and fees will apply.
Stroke Clinics will be available for anyone on a swim team or who are in swim lessons that are a Stage 4 or above. They are designed to help swimmers with their stroke mechanics for all four competitive strokes, starts and turns.
Special time will be allocated for Y members, 14 years and older to enjoy our pool and lap swim. Central Connecticut Coast YMCA Lap Swim Etiquette will apply as well as safety protocols. Enhance your wellness routine by moving outdoors and enjoying the pool.
Water exercise is a great for people and all fitness levels. For adults, Aqua Fit is a way to get fit while embracing the sun and water! It’s a therapeutic workout and a great calorie burn. Registration is required.
The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA has an amazing facility that offers a variety of party options to celebrate your child’s next birthday! Choose one of our year-round, outdoor parties. Our enthusiastic and experienced staff will work closely with you to customize the activities and space to create a fantastic birthday! To ensure you have memories that last a lifetime, our friendly staff is here to help you from the moment you arrive until all your guests depart.
Birthday children may have up to 11 guests, and the parents can stay for the fun! All parties will have 90 minutes to enjoy our facilities as well as socially distanced seating for food and cake.
All safety and cleaning protocols will be adhered, following the latest guidelines.
WHEN: Saturdays / Sundays
WHERE: Family Outdoor Center (Camp Tepee)
FEES: Members $170 / Community Members $255 / Pricing may be adjusted based on party requirements.
For outdoor reservations, contact Kathleen Riley at 203 445 9633 x 2719 or email email@example.com.
Our Y dance program has been encouraging dancers of over ten years, and our dance instructors love what they do. Each of our instructors has more than twenty years of dance experience, as well as some incredible technical training all the way to the collegiate level. These dedicated teachers will help the dancers to grow in self-expression, grace, strength, agility, creativity, and balance. All performing classes will participate in our year-end recital. Our recreational classes are also offered year-round. The Company Y Competitive Dance Team not only practices diligently in many styles of dance, but they attend an average of four competitions per season, often advancing to nationals. Whatever level of commitment is right for you, the Y has your back!
In order to participate in our performance and competitive dance programs, the dancer must be a facility member. Styles offered are:
Virtual (via Zoom)
The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA has a long tradition using the martial arts style of Cheezic Tang Soo Do, developing physical defense, high personal standards, respect and discipline of mind, body, and spirit. Our 8th Degree Belt, Master David DeGuzman, leads the students in self-defense, while following the CDC, OEC, and State guidelines. We offer a variety of classes beginning at age 4.
CLASSES: Little Ninjas / Beginner / Advanced / Open Level
The Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA gymnastics team has been inspiring and helping children achieve their goals since the 1980’s. Through the years the Y has produced multiple State and Regional champions as well as State and Regional team championships. Our gymnasts learn, through fun and discipline, the ability to achieve their goals. We believe that if a child believes in themselves and trains hard, then anything, even the amazing sport of Gymnastics can be achieved.
Gymnastics is a long-standing tradition of YMCAs and we provide exceptional gymnastic experiences for all ages and abilities. Our leadership team is dedicated to programs that increase agility, flexibility and strength while the utilizing the unique amenities of our 6,000 square foot facility. All participants have the opportunity to develop their ability through the use of an in-ground trampoline, full-sized TumbleTrak, and 400 square foot foam safety pit. Through the use of female and male Olympic equipment, the Lakewood-Trumbull YMCA’s team is able to deliver a program that creates life-long memories and community.
Team sports at the Y build character and self-esteem. Participants cultivate values, skills, and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health, and educational achievement. Kids will not only learn the fundamentals and how to work together on a team, but also who they are and what they can achieve.
Our programs include gymnastics, dance, soccer, basketball, baseball, tennis and more. We also offer more advanced classes for children who have taken our sports classes before.