School Age Programs

We believe that positive activities and influences from an early age help youth develop and achieve their potential, so they can grow into healthy adults.  Kids in kindergarten through high school make new friends and develop social skills and confidence through educational programs at the Y from swim lessons, to safe sitter practices, youth sports and more.  


Before and After School  - Grades Kindergarten through 6th 

Fun Days  - Grades Kindergarten through 6th B

Lego Mindstorms  - School ages 10 and up. 

Safe Sitter  - Ages 11-13

Summer Camp  - Grades Kindergarten through 6th

Valpo Skates  - Grades Kindergarten through 6th 

Youth Sports   

For more information about Before and After School Care, Enrichment, Fun Days, Safe Sitter, please contact Diane Sonnenberg, Director of Early Childhood Program, email:, 219-464-9543 x 238

For more information about Lego Mindstorm, Valpo Skates, Camp for Grades 3-6, please contact Chuck Gutzwiller, Sr. Director of Programs, email:, 219-462-4185 x 230

For more information about Youth Sports, please contact Tre Fowler, Youth Sports Coordinator, email:, 219-462-4185 x 239

For more information about Youth Aquatics, please contact Phyllis Simpson, Aquatics Coordinator, email:, 219-462-4185 x 247