SWIM, SPORTS & PLAY | YMCA of Middletown




Our YMCA offers a variety of both instructional and competitive sports programs. Infants and toddlers develop motor skills in our parent and child programs. Instructional classes introduce youth and teens to a variety of sports and lay the foundation for a commitment to an active lifestyle or passion for a specific sport. Our competitive teams further develop young athletes into varsity and collegiate level athletes.

Instructional Sports

Click here to be redirected to our PROGRAMS page where you can view the current program guide.

Competitive Sports

Click on a team to learn more:
Lady Elite Volleyball
Barracudas Swim Team
Dynasty Basketball


Weekend Warriors

For children ages 8-12, each date is a different challenge but its not just the winning team or the MVP who’ll win a prize. Kids also have the opportunity to win t-shirts and other prizes for demonstrating the most sportsmanship or team leadership and winning various skill competitions throughout the season. The 2018-2019 Weekend Warriors Program wraps up in May with an awards ceremony where trophies will be awarded for season accomplishments.

YMCA Members $7
Guests $15

Admission includes


Pre-registration is required by noon on each event date.

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm


Parents can enjoy a night out to themselves, while their kids have fun, in a safe, secure environment. Kids, 3-9 years old, will enjoy an evening of fun and games including art projects, gym/sports activities, games, pizza and snacks.

This program is offered the first and third Friday of each month from 6:30pm-9:30pm.

Pre-registration is required by 3:00pm on the day of the event.
There is a $5 late fee after 3:00pm.
$7 for YMCA Members
$15 Program Members.
Admission includes pizza, snack and a drink.

2019-2020 PROGRAM DATES:
October 4 & 18, 2019
November 1 & 15, 2019
December 6 & 20, 2019
January 3 & 17, 2020
February 14, 2020
March 6 & 20, 2020
April 3 & 17, 2020
May 1 & 15, 2020
June 5, 2020

Performing Arts


Love the Arts? – Sing, Play and Perform with the Y and its many classes!

Stage Drama

Develop the social skills and confidence needed to enhance dramatic performances.


Join the Y’s choir! Learn vocal performance, harmony, music theory and perform at community events.
Note: Participants must commit to fundraise through ticket sales.


Express yourself through movement and music through hip-hop, jazz, ballet and other dance styles.

Instrumental Ensemble

This program is for experienced musicians of any level and with any instrument. Bring your instument and your music stand, and together the group will inspire the community through their music.

Music Appreciation

Enter the world of music with this introduction to
music theory,vocal performance and basic instruments
such as bells, kazoos, recorders and other percussion instruments.

Intro to Studio

Recording and making your own music. Learn the basics of engineering a studio recording session, while making and recording your own music. Class maximum of 6 participants.

Violin – Group Lessons

Master the fundamentals of playing the violin. Please bring your own violin.


Learn to play African Drums and other percussion instruments in a gorup. Children and adults are encouraged to participate – what a great way to spend time together as a family. Drumming involves memory and relieves stress.

Visit our PROGRAMS page to explore Performing Arts programs at the Y near you or contact
Maximilian Mezetin
347 869 5316

Birthday Parties


Host your own party at the South Orange Family YMCA.
Parties are held on Saturdays & Sundays.
Choose from our birthday party packages to fit your interests.
We host parties for ages 3 and older (including adults).
A Birthday Party Host will  assist you in decorating and organizing the party.
Parties must be booked two weeks in advance and are subject to availability.

To find out more information, or to reserve a date, please contact Chase Alexander at (P) 845 915 5341 or
(E) ca@middletownymca.org.