Education & Academic Enrichment - YMCA of Southwestern Indiana

Education & Academic Enrichment

 

Boy Scout Troop Program

The YMCA of Southwestern Indiana hosts programs for both Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts of all ages.  For a fee of $7 per scout, boys can experience a variety of Aquatics, Sports, and Fitness programs offered to fulfill badges, rank achievements, belt loops, and pins.  Programs can also be customized to suit the interests of the group or just for fun.  Contact polley@ymcaswin.org for more information.

Girl Scout Journey Program

The YMCA has partnered with the Girl Scouts to offer programs that support the Girl Scout Journey Program.  For a fee of $7 per scout, we’ll help you Discover, Connect, and Take Action through various workshops and classes.  Contact polley@ymcaswin.org for more information.

Homework Help

This program teams you up with Signature School students to help with school work. This is a FREE service that allows your child to get time to work on homework and focus on areas where they may be needing assistance. Registration can be done for 2 weeks at a time, and up to 2 weeks in advance at the Ascension St Vincent YMCA.

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Ascension St Vincent YMCA
Jan 18 – May 10
Tu, Th
1st-12th
5:30 – 6:30PM
FREE
CLICK TO REGISTER FOR HOMEWORK HELP

Imagine Your Masterpiece

Kids can grow so much when they have the opportunity to explore their imagination and creative side. Children will experiment with a variety of artistic mediums like acrylic painting pencil drawing, cartooning, pottery, arts & crafts, messy art and more.

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Dunigan YMCA
Jul 18-22
M-F
7-11
10:00am – 12:00pm
$65 (YM)/$80 (NM)
CLICK TO REGISTER FOR MASTERPIECE

Float Your Boat

Would you like to see if you can build a boat that can cross the YMCA pool and back? Kids will work in teams to build and ride in a boat built out of nothing but cardboard and a few household items (like duct tape) to hold it together.

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Dunigan YMCA
Jul 25-30
M-F
7-11
10:00am – 12:00pm
$65 (YM)/$80 (NM)
CLICK TO REGISTER FOR BOAT BUILDING

Robot Challenge

This STEM/LEGO class will tailor to participants of all ages and skill levels! Explore the world-class robotics challenge. Student will build a cutting-edge EV3 robot and control its movements with motors and sensors. All children will program their robots and compete in a class competition.

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AGE:
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Dunigan YMCA
Jul 11-15
M-F
7-11
10:00am – 12:00pm
$65 (YM)/$80 (NM)
CLICK TO REGISTER FOR ROBOTICS