Skip to main content
SIMI VALLEY FAMILY CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

ARTS & CRAFTS (Preschool 3-5yrs): Learn fine motor skills, color knowledge, self-expression, and much more with exciting craft projects.

BALLET/TAP COMBO (Preschool 3-5yrs): Ballet and tap basic techniques will be taught through creative and energetic songs and activities.

PRESCHOOL FUN (Preschool 3-5yrs): Join us in our class that teaches essential skills to your little ones. They will practice motor skills, counting, spelling, and color sorting all while socializing with peers. Learning is fun!

LITTLE POTTERS (Preschool 3-5yrs): Mold, sculpt, and craft your imagination with air dry clay. Learn fine motor skills, color knowledge, shape identification, self-expression, and much more with exciting craft projects.

LITTLE SEW-ERS (Preschool 3-5yrs): Learn fine motor skills and take a step into the world of fashion! Kids will learn introductory sewing patterns and stitching skills with plastic needles.

BEGINNING CHESS (Combo 6-11yrs): This fun, step-by-step class is for complete beginners and will teach children how the pieces move and basic strategy. The game itself will help children develop focus and planning skills while having a lot of fun!

BOXING (Combo 6-11yrs): Kids will be introduced boxing techniques and drills all while staying active and having fun!

FAMILY BOXING CLUB: Join our Family Boxing Club for a knockout experience, where parents and kids can learn boxing skills while strengthening their family ties.

JOE’S BOXING CLUB (Teen 12-17yrs): Kids will learn boxing techniques and drills all while staying active and having fun!

LEGO CLUB (Combo 6-11yrs): Calling all Lego fanatics! Kids in the club will get creative and hang out with friends all while playing with Legos.

HOMEWORK HELP (Combo 6-11yrs): Learning phonics and sight words through a personalized approach can help any student increase their reading skills. Kids can also bring their homework in for some extra help outside of school. It’s study with a little fun mixed in!

SPORTS SKILLS & DRILLS (Combo 6-11yrs): Dive into a world of Sports Skills, where children explore a variety of exciting games and activities designed to ignite their passion for physical fitness and teamwork.

UKULELE 1 (Combo 6-11yrs): A beginner class with the hopes of introducing rhythm and music into kids’ lives through ukulele.

UKULELE 2 (Combo 6-11yrs): An intermediate class that helps students increase their knowledge and skills with the ukulele. *Must have taken Ukulele 1 to register for this class.

ACTING & IMPROV GAMES (Combo 6-11yrs): Kids will learn fun acting games and test the improv skills.

POPSTAR ACADEMY (6-11yrs): Let your child ‘s inner popstar shine in this exciting class. Kids will learn songs and performance skills

HIP HOP (6-11yrs): Teaching fun and age appropriate dance moves, kids will work on coordination, rhythm, and self-confidence!

YARROW FAMILY CLASS DESCRIPTIONS

ACTING & IMPROV GAMES (Combo 6-11yrs): Kids will learn fun acting games and test the improv skills.

ART & MUSIC (Preschool 3-5yrs, Combo 6-11yrs): Unleash your child’s creativity through the harmonious of visual arts and musical exploration in our Art and Music Class.

BABY DANCE PARTY (0-1yrs): Bring your little one to groove and giggle in our Baby Dance Party class deigned for ages zero to one years old.

BALLET/TAP COMBO (Preschool 3-5yrs): Ballet and tap basic techniques will be taught through creative and energetic songs and activities.

BASKETBALL SKILLS AND DRILLS (Preschool 3-5yrs): This introductory class will present the rules and fundamental skills of the game aimed to advance player development, promote self-confidence, teamwork and good sportsmanship. The overall aim is for all players to have a positive experience and demonstrate competency in practice and game-like scenarios.

CLAY CREATIONS (Combo 6-11yrs): Mold, sculpt, and craft your imagination in our clay creations class for creative 6 year old’s to eleven year old’s

COOKING MASTERS (Preschool 3-5yrs, Combo 6-11yrs): Students in our cooking class will get creative with food and learn about the importance of a healthy lifestyle. This class will encourage independence and exploration with flavors and new tastes. *Supply fee paid at time of registration.

DANCE AROUND THE WORLD (Combo 6-11yrs, Family): Dancers will learn different styles of dance from around the world. From classical Indian to Hula, this class will immerse your child in different cultures all while getting to dance!

DRAWING/CARTOONING (Combo 6-11yrs): Learn drawing techniques and draw some of your favorite cartoons and characters. All you need is a pencil and paper!

DUPLO CLUB (Preschool 3-5yrs): Preschoolers will work on fine motor skills, teamwork, sharing, and creativity in our Duplo Club.

FAMILY BOOTCAMP (8yrs and up): Stay active and healthy as a family! Circuits, drills, and games will be used to incorporate exercises in a fun and engaging way. Class is for 8yrs and up!

HIP HOP (Preschool, Combo): Teaching fun and age appropriate dance moves, kids will work on coordination, rhythm, and self-confidence!

Kids Pickleball: Get your Young athletes moving, engaged, and learning the exciting game of Pickleball in our Kids Pickleball Class.

LEGO CLUB (Combo 6-11yrs): Calling all Lego fanatics! Kids in the club will get creative and hang out with friends all while playing with Legos.

LITTLE CRAFTERS (Preschool 3-5yrs): Learn fine motor skills, color knowledge, self-expression, and much more with exciting craft projects.

LITTLE GROOVERS (Baby & Me 1-2yrs): Children will engage in dance and music activities that help them develop their gross motor skills and creative expression.

PAINTING (Combo 6-11yrs): Learn painting techniques and develop your artistic style. Students will progress their paintings through the session and take home their works of art. *Supply fee paid at time of registration.

POPSTAR ACADEMMY (6-11yrs): Let your child ‘s inner popstar shine in this exciting class. Kids will learn songs and performance skills.

PRESCHOOL FUN (Preschool 3-5yrs): In this fun and engaging class for 3-5year olds, children will get a chance to listen to stories, sing songs, learn something new, move their bodies, and interact with their peers. Join us for all the best of preschool condensed into a 30-minute class!

PRESCHOOL SIGN LANGUAGE: Introduce your little one to the wonders of communication with our Preschool Sign Language Class.

SOCCER SKILLS & DRILLS (Preschool 3-5yrs, Combo 6-11yrs): This introductory class will present the rules and fundamental skills of the game aimed to advance player development, promote self-confidence, teamwork and good sportsmanship. The overall aim is for all players to have a positive experience and demonstrate competency in practice and game-like scenarios.

RAISE YOUR VOICE (Combo 6-11yrs): Discover the power of self-expression through singing in our raise your voice class.

SPANISH (Preschool 3-5ys, Combo 6-11yrs): Learn basic words and phrases through engaging activities and songs.

STORYTIME & CRAFT (Preschool 3-5yrs): Children’s favorite stories combined with a fun craft!

TUMBLING (Preschool 3-5yrs, Combo 6-11yrs): Foster agility and confidence as your child learns fundamental tumbling skills in our Tumbling class.

TUMBLING 2 (Combo 6-11yrs): Build on your child’s tumbling expertise and refine advanced techniques in our tumbling 2 class. *Must have taken Tumbling in a prior session*

YOGA (Preschool 3-5yrs, Combo 6-11yrs): Kids will learn the basics of yoga along with practicing mindfulness, meditation, and relaxation.

WATCH VIDEO ON HOW TO SIGN UP ONLINE
ENRICHMENT CLASS POLICIES

ENRICHMENT CLASSES

  • Each child is able to participate in a maximum of 2 enrichment classes per session.
  • ABSENT POLICY: After  2 consecutive absences child will be dropped from the class.
  • LATE POLICY: If you arrive more than 5 minutes after the start of any class, you will not be permitted to take the class.
  • Children are allowed to bring a water bottle for class. All other belongings will not be permitted into the class location.
  • Children 6 years and younger must be accompanied to the restrooms by a parent.
  • Parents are not allowed to leave facility while child is in class. They must stay the entirety of the class time and be available if their children needs assistance.
  • Children may not be left unattended in between class end and start times
  • Children must wear closed-toe shoes or class specific shoes (ex. Ballet Shoes).
  • Children participating in Session based classes must be registered. See our Program Sessions Schedule for all registration dates HERE
  • WAITLIST P0LICY: If child is on a waitlist for a class, they may not attend. YMCA Staff will reach out to notify parent if a spot opens and child has been able to be officially registered.
  • DROP-IN CLASSES: Reservations must be made on our app. If there is no one signed up 2 hours prior to the start of the class, the class will be cancelled.
  • Reservations open up 49 hours prior to the start of class for drop-in classes.
SESSION-BASED CLASSES

Program Session-Based Classes

  • Sign up for class when registration opens
  • Class Supplies Fee
    • Some classes will have a minimal supplies fee that will be due at registration
  • Sessions are 6 weeks long
    • Child will be registered to participate in the entire 6 weeks of classes.
    • Parents will not need to reserve a spot in the class on the app. They can just show up to the class on the days it is scheduled.
    • The classes will be progressive with the students displaying skills and knowledge focused on during the 6 weeks.
    • We do not allow drop-ins to these classes.
    • Each child may only register for two classes per session
    • If the class is full upon registration, you will be placed on a wait list
DROP-IN/RESERVATION CLASSES

Reservation-Based Classes

  • Members continue to use the app to reserve spots in class up to 49 hours in advance
  • Classes are an added value to monthly membership fee
  • Reserve a spot in class every time you would like your child to join
HOW TO CREATE AN ACCOUNT

YOU NEED TO CREATE AN ACCOUNT TO REGISTER FOR ANY PROGRAM:

Program Participants and Guests:

Are you a current or past Program Participant? If so use your phone number to access your online account. If you cannot remember your password or haven’t set one up yet, please click forgot password to get an access code emailed or text to you.

Not a Y Member? Non-Members pay no membership or joining fees and have access to most Y programs as Program Participants. To register you will need to set up a free non-membership account and you can begin your easy online registration:

STEP 1: Select the program location from the childcare option you are looking at.

STEP 2: You will be taken to our online portal for registration.

  • If you are already a MEMBER please sign in by clicking Log-In in the top righthand corner using the phone number associated with your membership.
  • If you are registering as a NON-MEMBER, click the link in the top right corner that says, "SIGN UP"

STEP 3: ON THE NEXT SCREEN, SELECT the membership option that you would like to register for.

STEP 4: Non-Member registrant only: CLICK TO SELECT THE NON-MEMBER MEMBERSHIP TYPE.

STEP 5: COMPLETE THE INFORMATION FORM WITH YOUR CONTACT INFORMATION. At the bottom of the screen, you will be able to save your non-member record with the option of adding any additional adults or children for whom you will be registering. Once you have finished adding additional individuals to your account, click next.

STEP 6: ENTER AN EMAIL AND SELECT A PASSWORD TO COMPLETE CREATION OF YOUR Y ONLINE ACCOUNT. You can now begin to search and register for programs!

QUESTIONS? Please call our branch location numbers listed below and they should be able to assist you! View branch hours HERE