Family Specialty Activities

Family Specialty Activities

The YMCA of Greater Indianapolis offers a number of special events for family fun in Indianapolis including kid’s night out, family movie nights, and holiday parties throughout the year. There’s always something fun coming up, so check in with your local YMCA to see what’s around the corner.

 

Cuttin' It Up in the Kitchen

Irsay
7/27/24 - 11/23/24
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These are youth-centered cooking classes, offered monthly, that teach kids how to make different foods from scratch. All supplies are provided.

    • All child participants must pre-register.

    • Each child registered must be accompanied by an adult (18+). This adult does not need to register.

    • Adults who would like to participate independently of a child must also register.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/1/24 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 25.00$ 35.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/27/24
Sa - 12:00 pm - 2 hrs
Register  
Closes
07/26/2024
08/24/24
Sa - 12:00 pm - 2 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/23/2024
09/28/24
Sa - 12:00 pm - 2 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/27/2024
10/26/24
Sa - 12:00 pm - 2 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/25/2024
11/23/24
Sa - 12:00 pm - 2 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/22/2024

Dive-In Movie

Benjamin Harrison
8/9/24 - 12/20/24
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No Cost is charged but a $5 cash donation to Annual Campaign is appreciated.

All children under 11yrs must have an adult in the water with them.

All participants must register.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/1/24 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 0.00-

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/09/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
Registration
Closed on
07/11/2024
09/20/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
Registration
Closed on
07/11/2024
10/25/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
Registration
Closed on
07/11/2024
11/01/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
Registration
Closed on
07/11/2024
12/20/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
Registration
Closed on
07/11/2024

Drop In Day Care @ Fishers

Fishers
7/22/24 - 12/31/24
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We offer day care for your little ones ages 6 months to 12 years. We have trained day care providers and planned activities including gym time & craft time between our available hours. You may use up to four (4) hours per day, per child.

Monday-Saturday:  8am-2pm

Monday-Thursday:  4pm-8pm

 


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/22/24
Register  
07/23/24
Register  
07/24/24
Register  
07/25/24
Register  
07/26/24
Register  
07/27/24
Register  

Drop In Day Care @ Jordan

Jordan
7/22/24 - 12/31/24
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We offer day care for your little one ages 3 months to 12 years. We have trained day care providers and planned activities including craft time, free play and dancing during our available hours. You may use up to four (4) hours per day, per child.

Monday-Saturday:  8am-1pm

Monday-Thursday:  4pm-8pm

 


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/22/24
Register  
Closes
07/21/2024
07/23/24
Register  
Closes
07/22/2024
07/24/24
Register  
Closes
07/23/2024
07/25/24
Register  
Closes
07/24/2024
07/26/24
Register  
Closes
07/25/2024
07/27/24
Register  
Closes
07/26/2024
07/29/24
Register  
Closes
07/28/2024
07/30/24
Register  
Closes
07/29/2024
07/31/24
Register  
Closes
07/30/2024
08/01/24
Register  
Closes
07/31/2024
08/02/24
Register  
Closes
08/01/2024
08/03/24
Register  
Closes
08/02/2024
08/05/24
Register  
Closes
08/04/2024
08/06/24
Register  
Closes
08/05/2024
08/07/24
Register  
Closes
08/06/2024
08/08/24
Register  
Closes
08/07/2024
08/09/24
Register  
Closes
08/08/2024
08/10/24
Register  
Closes
08/09/2024
08/12/24
Register  
Closes
08/11/2024
08/13/24
Register  
Closes
08/12/2024
08/14/24
Register  
Closes
08/13/2024
08/15/24
Register  
Closes
08/14/2024
08/16/24
Register  
Closes
08/15/2024
08/17/24
Register  
Closes
08/16/2024
08/19/24
Register  
Closes
08/18/2024
08/20/24
Register  
Closes
08/19/2024

Drop In Day Care @ OrthoIndy Foundation

OrthoIndy Foundation
7/22/24 - 12/31/24
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We offer day care for your little one ages 3 months to 12 years. We have trained day care providers and planned activities including craft time, free play and dancing during our available hours. You may use up to four (4) hours per day, per child.

Monday-Saturday:  8am-1pm

Monday-Thursday:  4pm-8pm

 


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/22/24
Register  
07/23/24
Register  
07/24/24
Register  
07/25/24
Register  
07/26/24
Register  
07/27/24
Register  

Family Campout

Hendricks Regional Health
7/20/24 - 7/21/24
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The Family Campout is a night of events for Parents and their kids that ends with overnight camping.
Schedule:
5:00pm- Check-In opens
5:30pm- Serve food
6:30pm- Wagon Race
8:00pm- Face Painting/ Crafts
9:30pm- S’mores
10:00pm- Movie Starts

The campout will take place at the YMCA Fields

$15 for members per family

$20 for non-members per family

Only one family member needs to register.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/20/24 - 07/21/24
Su,Sa - 5:00 pm
Register  

Family FIT

Jordan
8/13/24 - 12/10/24
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Bring your family to join us for some strength-based exercises with the calming principles of yoga. This combination is the perfect class for participants of all ages and fitness levels. This FamilyFIT class will introduce strength training with the soothing benefits of yoga to create a holistic fitness experience for the whole family.

Children must stay with an adult

All participants need to register


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/1/24 2/28/25 Online / Front Desk $ 2.00$ 4.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/13/24
Tu - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
09/10/24
Tu - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
10/08/24
Tu - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
11/12/24
Tu - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
12/10/24
Tu - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  

Family Movie Night

Avondale Meadows
7/26/24 - 7/26/24
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Grab your picnic blankets and join us for movie nights on the Avondale Meadows lawn. Movies will be voted on by you at each event. Popcorn and water will be provided!

Must register to attend.


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/26/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 2 hrs
Registration
Closed on
07/19/2024

Family Nerf Night

Fishers
9/13/24 - 9/13/24
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Nerf Night is back better than ever! Enjoy a fun and exciting game of nerf with all your friends. Have fun and show no mercy! Everyone must register. Parents can choose to play or drop your kids off for the fun.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
7/5/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 8.00$ 8.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
09/13/24
Fr - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
09/13/2024

Family Splash Bash

Jordan
8/23/24 - 8/23/24
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Bring your family out for a wet and wild party! We will have games, crafts, and treats for the whole family so come out to join us. Don’t forget your extra clothes! All children must be accompanied by an adult. This is not a drop off event!

All participating members must register so that we can have an accurate count for food!

Participants under 5 do not need to register for this event but can attend with their family as well!


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
6/27/23 8/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 4.00$ 6.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/23/24
Fr - 6:00 pm
Register  

Gingerbread Night

Fishers
12/10/24 - 12/10/24
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Get into the Holiday Spirit with a fun and entertaining Gingerbread House night at the Fishers YMCA. Enjoy the excitement of building a edible gingerbread house. All supplies will be provided.

*Everyone must register.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
11/9/21 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 10.00$ 10.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
12/10/24
Tu - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Registration
will open on
10/12/2024

Kids Night Out

Ransburg
8/10/24 - 12/14/24
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With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y.

Ages 2 years – 12 years old.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/1/24 12/31/24
@ 12:00 PM
Online / Front Desk $ 30.00$ 50.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/10/24
End of Summer - Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
09/14/24
Painting Party - Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
10/12/24
Boo-Day Bash - Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
11/09/24
Friendsgiving - Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
12/14/24
Fire & Ice - Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  

Kids Night Out

Fishers
8/3/24 - 12/21/24
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With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y.  Providing care for 6 weeks old – 12 years old.

The last Saturday of the month classes in February, March and April will support our Fishers YMCA Annual Campaign


Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/03/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/02/2024
08/17/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/16/2024
09/07/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/06/2024
09/21/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/20/2024
10/05/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/04/2024
10/19/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/18/2024
11/02/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/01/2024
11/16/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/15/2024
12/07/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
12/06/2024
12/21/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
12/20/2024

Kids Night Out

Irsay
8/16/24 - 12/20/24
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Enjoy a free evening while the kids have fun at the YMCA. This event will include themed games and activities, crafts, gym, a mat obstacle course, dinner, evening snack, a movie and more!

Program open to children ages 18 Months to 11 years old

Register online or at the front desk

Rates:  $24 Members     $40 Non-Members


Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/16/24
Fr - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/14/2024
09/20/24
Fr - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Registration
will open on
08/21/2024
10/18/24
Fr - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Registration
will open on
09/18/2024
11/15/24
Fr - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Registration
will open on
10/16/2024
12/20/24
Fr - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Registration
will open on
11/20/2024

Kids Night Out

OrthoIndy Foundation
8/10/24 - 12/14/24
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Enjoy a kid free evening! We will have crafts, games, food, and fun!

Registration ends on the Thursday prior.


Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/10/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
$24 - $34 Register  
Closes
08/08/2024
09/14/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
$24 - $34
Registration
will open on
08/18/2024
10/12/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
$24 - $34
Registration
will open on
09/15/2024
11/09/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
$24 - $34
Registration
will open on
10/13/2024
12/14/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
$24 - $34
Registration
will open on
11/17/2024

Kids Night Out

Witham
9/21/24 - 12/14/24
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Parents, enjoy an evening out while we take care of your kids! We’ll play games, watch a movie, go swimming, and have fun while you’re out. A light dinner and popcorn will be provided. Registration closes two days before the program! For Ages 6 weeks – 12 years.

*Note:  We do not guarantee swimming will be available at each Kids Night Out.

 


Available Sessions

Date(s)
09/21/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/21/2024
10/19/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/19/2024
11/16/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/16/2024
12/14/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
12/14/2024

Kids Night Out

Jordan
8/17/24 - 12/14/24
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Parents enjoy a night off! Kids’ Night Out is full of fun and memories for your little one(s). Dinner, crafts, STEM and games and much more!

Providing care for 3 months old – 12 years old.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/1/23 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 24.00$ 40.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/17/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/16/2024
09/21/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/20/2024
10/19/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/18/2024
11/16/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/15/2024
12/14/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
12/13/2024

Kids Night Out

Benjamin Harrison
7/27/24 - 12/14/24
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With Kids Night Out, parents enjoy a night out while kids engage in fun and safe activities at the Y.

Children will enjoy dinner and have lots of fun.

1 – 12 years


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/27/24
Sa - 3:00 pm - 5 hrs
Registration
Closed on
06/24/2024
08/24/24
Sa - 3:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/22/2024
09/28/24
Sa - 3:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/26/2024
10/19/24
Sa - 3:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/17/2024
11/16/24
Sa - 3:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/14/2024
12/14/24
Sa - 3:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
12/12/2024

Kids Night Out

Baxter
8/16/24 - 8/16/24
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Enjoy a child free evening while the children have fun at the YMCA. This event will include themed games and activities, crafts, gym, dinner, evening snack, a movie and more!

A meal of pizza and fruit will be served. Program is open to children ages 6 weeks to 12 years of age.

Time: 5:00 pm-10:00 pm

Register online or at the front desk

Rates:  $30 Members     $50 Non-Members


Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/16/24
Colorsplash - Fr - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/15/2024

Kids Night Out

YMCA At The Athenaeum
8/3/24 - 12/7/24
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Enjoy a free evening while the kids have fun at the YMCA. This event will include themed games and activities, dinner, a evening snack, a movie, and more!

Ages 6 months old – 12 years old.

 


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
1/1/24 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 24.00$ 40.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/03/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
08/02/2024
09/07/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
09/06/2024
10/05/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
10/04/2024
11/02/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
11/01/2024
12/07/24
Sa - 4:00 pm - 4 hrs
Register  
Closes
12/06/2024

Kids Night Out Ages 5-12

Hendricks Regional Health
8/10/24 - 9/14/24
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Parents, enjoy an evening out while we entertain and care for your kids ages 5years-12 years! Evenings will be focused on our monthly theme and will include crafts, games, physical activities, and lots of fun! We will also take children ages 5 and older swimming; if they wish to swim please bring them dressed in their suit by 5:15 PM. A pizza dinner and a snack will be served.

 


Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/10/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
$30 - $40 Register  
Closes
08/09/2024
09/14/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
$30 - $40
Registration
will open on
08/11/2024

Kids Night Out Ages 6 wks - 4 yrs

Hendricks Regional Health
8/10/24 - 9/14/24
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Parents, enjoy an evening out while we entertain and care for your kids ages 6 weeks-12 years! Evenings will be focused on our monthly theme and will include crafts, games, physical activities, and lots of fun! We will also take children ages 5 and older swimming; if they wish to swim please bring them dressed in their suit by 5:15 PM. A pizza dinner and a snack will be served.

 


Available Sessions

Date(s) Special Rate
08/10/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
$30 - $40 Register  
Closes
08/09/2024
09/14/24
Sa - 5:00 pm - 5 hrs
$30 - $40
Registration
will open on
08/11/2024

Parenting Classes

Benjamin Harrison
7/24/24 - 7/31/24
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Free Parenting Class:

The topics will be:

  • Week 1: Brain Development
  • Week 2: Parenting difficult behaviors
  • Week 3: Emotion Regulation and Building strong parent/child relationships
  • Week 4: Anxiety/Depression

Participants must register

These groups will be lead by Care to Change Counseling Center

Contact Kenosha at [email protected] for questions


Available Sessions

Date(s)
07/24/24
Week 3 - We - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
07/23/2024
07/31/24
Week 4 - We - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
07/30/2024

Waterwork

Hendricks Regional Health
8/3/24 - 8/3/24
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Water play for the whole family!

Bring your favorite water toys to engage in water competitions and free swim!

Each participant will need to register


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
7/8/24 8/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 10.00$ 15.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
08/03/24
Sa - 12:00 pm - 4 hrs, 30 mins
Register