Youth and Family Programs





Serving families has always been at the heart of the Y. We have a fundamental desire to provide opportunities for every family to build stronger bonds, achieve greater work/life balance, become more engaged with their communities, and have fun!


We want to hear from you! What type of Youth and Family Programs would you like to see in our community?

Let us know by emailing our Family Director at




Visit our Welcome Center or call 315.598.9622 for program registration.

You can also register online here

(4% fee added to all debit/credit card transactions)


BOYS UNITED (previously Boys Rock)

Monthly Meetings on Thursdays | Ages 8-12 Welcome | 5:30-6:30pm

Watch for upcoming meeting dates as they are shared on our social media pages.


With positive male role model leadership, this program aims to create a safe & supportive environment for boys to thrive in! The focus is on team building and problem solving skills, as well as increasing confidence and developing coping strategies.


Members: $5/Child

Non-Members: $10/Child



Every Thursday Evening

Ages 10+ | 5:30-6:30pm

Ages 7-9  | 6:30-7:30pm

Watch for monthly themes as they are shared on our social media pages.


This program is a youth-led empowerment group for female-identifying and non-binary youth. This group focuses on leadership skills, positive body image, healthy friendships, coping with stress and anxiety, learning about diversity, and so much more! Girls Rock is a safe space for all, with instruction and activities that incorporate an intersectional perspective, while also building strong, individualized relationships with each participant. This is a program that offers support to each participant and their families.


Members: FREE

Non-Members: $25/Month

(20% off per additional child)



Every Thursday Afternoon beginning October 5

2:40-4:15pm | FJH Room 11


This program is an extension of our Girls Rock program at the Fulton Family YMCA. It is open to all female-identifying and/or non-binary youth. We have fun activities, snacks, music, and more!



Friday, September 29 | All Ages Welcome | 6:00-7:00pm


We will be bobbing for pumpkins in the pool! All ages are welcome - children who cannot swim on their own will need an adult in the pool with them. Everyone will leave with a pumpkin to take home. Limited spots available for this event, so register early!


Register to join us by September 27

Members: FREE ($5 registration fee)

Non-Members: $5



Friday, October 13 | All Ages Welcome | 6:00-8:00pm


Join us for a Monster Bash! This is a great, family-friendly event for all ages. Come in costume for a night of spooktacular fun! We will have a DJ, games, crafts, a hayride, refreshments, and a costume contest. This event is FREE and open to the community! No registration is required.



Monday, October 23

Ages 3-6 | 5:00-6:00pm

Ages 7-12 | 6:30-7:30pm


Calling all mad scientists! This drop-off program is perfect for the Halloween season. Be sure you dress for a mess!


Register to join us by October 19

Members: $10/First Child | $5/Additional

Non-Members: $18/First Child | $9/Additional



Friday, October 27 | Ages 11-14 Welcome | 6:30-7:30pm


Bring your friends for a night of FRIGHT - and fun! This event will entail of a murder mystery that you will attempt to solve with the help of your friends, before it's too late!


Register to join us by October 25

Members: $10/Child

Non-Members: $18/Child



Friday, November 3 | Ages 8+ Welcome | 6:00-7:30pm


Come for a night of partying like it's 1989! We will be having a Taylor Swift party, complete with music, games, snacks, friendship bracelets, and more! Come dressed as your favorite era and have a fun night with friends!


Register to join us by November 1

Members: FREE

Non-Members: $10/First Child | $5/Additional



Wednesday, November 15 | All Ages Welcome | 6:00-7:00pm

Help us show our appreciation for those who have served our country! We will be making cards to send to veterans and other active military members to represent our gratitude. All materials will be provided. This event is FREE and open to the community!

Register to join us by November 13



November 20-22 | All Ages Welcome | During facility hours

We are so thankful for you! Each day we will have special goodies for our members and participants to show our appreciation.



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