YMCA Corner

CLARION The YMCA is the nation's leading non-profit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Y helps build strong communities by investing in our kids, our health and our neighbors. Through the Y, all people have an opportunity to participate, connect and thrive

Summer Day Camp

Summer Day Camp registration for children ages 6 to 12 is underway at the YMCA. Summer Day Camp is held at YMCA Camp Coffman.

Children can enroll in the program for one week or all 12 weeks of summer. Children enjoy time outdoors, a horse program, fishing, boating, games, adventures, climbing, zip lining, hiking field trips and more.

Extended care is available from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the YMCA. Transportation is provided.

For more information, visit http://www.campcoffman.com.

Summer soccer

The YMCA summer soccer program is held Saturdays July 13, 20, 27, and Aug. 3, 10, and 17 at the Clarion County park. The clinic is for ages 4 to 14 and is perfect for helping the youth to build skills and confidence.

Practices will be held once a week and games will be held on Saturdays.

All players receive T-shirts.

The cost is $25 for members and $45 for non-members. Registration deadline is June 26.

Baby and me class

Baby and me classes will be held from 9 to 9:50 a.m. Tuesdays in June, July and Aug. at the YMCA.

Join other moms and their babies for push-ups, sit-ups and planks that involve leaning in to kiss your little one. Do squats and lunges using your baby as added resistance.

You can even get some cardio and core exercises in with your little one on board. These exercises will captivate your baby while you get a great workout.

The cost of the class is $27 for members and $40 for non-members.

Parents' night out

A date night for you and a great night for them. The YMCA is offering a place to bring your children when parents want a night out. This service will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. June 28, July 26, Aug. 30 and Sept. 27 for ages 3 to 14 at the YMCA.

The children will be divided into age groups; 3 to 5, 6 to 9 and 10 to 14. Each group will have two activities, a snack break and finish with watching a movie together.

The cost for this service is $15 per child for members per day and $40 per child for non-members per day.


The Clarion County YMCA is open 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday through Friday and 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturdays and closed Sundays through Labor Day. The Clarion County YMCA is located at 499 Mayfield Road in Clarion.

For more information about the Clarion County YMCA and Y programs, please visit their web site at http://www.clarioncountyymca.org, or call (814)764-3400 and follow the "Y" on Facebook.