Alexander Family YMCA – Family Events

We offer a variety of fun family events—an opportunity for parents and children to spend time together through creative, themed activities. Register for any of the events at the Alexander Family YMCA Welcome Center. All events are held at the Alexander Y in downtown Raleigh.

PARENT's NIGHT OUT- FEBRUARY 20

Parent's Night Out is an opportunity for you to go out on the town, have a night in, run errands or just enjoy some peace and quiet while we have a fun night with your kids at the Y. We will be making fun themed crafts and playing some fun games. Dinner will be provided.

LOCATION

Parents’ Night Out will take place at the Alexander Family YMCA. Check-in will be at the Youth Office in the branch lobby.

AGES

Children ages 2 years to fifth grade. This program is open to both members and non-members.

DATE

Saturday, February 20th from 5:00-8:00pm

REGISTRATION


Members: $16 per child
Program Participants:$20 per child

Registration closes: Thursday, February 18th
Sign-up for this program at the Welcome Center at the Alexander Family YMCA or on our website.

CONTACT

Meghan Richmond, Family Programs Coordinator

(919) 582-2260  or Meghan.Richmond@YMCATriangle.org

Babysitting Class


The YMCA babysitting course teaches participants the necessary skills to provide safe, responsible child care in the absence of parents or guardians. This training helps youth develop personal professionalism as well as skills in basic care, ages and stages, safe play, and basic first aid. Completion of this course will also result in a babysitting certification that can serve as a resume-booster for participants. Participants should pack a snack and a drink. 

Date

Saturday, February 27, 9:30a.m. - 1p.m.

AGES

Teens ages 11-15

REGISTRATION

Sign up at the Alexander Family YMCA Welcome Center during business hours or register online by clicking here. You can download the registration form by clicking here. Registration closes Thursday, February 25.

COST

Members: $80 
Program Participants: $96

CONTACT

Meghan Richmond, Family Programs Coordinator

(919) 582-2260  or Meghan.Richmond@YMCATriangle.org

 

BIRDHOUSE BUILD

The Birdhouse Build is an opportunity for parents and their children to spend time together while making birdhouses that they can enjoy all year long!!

LOCATION

Birdhouse Build will take place at the Alexander Family YMCA at the Craft Shack down by the Playground

AGES

Children ages 2 years to fifth grade. This program is open to both members and non-members.

DATE

Saturday, March 12th from 2:00-4:00 pm.

COST & REGISTRATION

Members:  Free
Program Participants:$10 per child

Registration closes: Thursday, March 10th

Everyone must sign-up for this program at the Welcome Center at the Alexander Family YMCA or on our website.

WHAT TO BRING

Please bring a hammer if you have one; if not, we will have extras available the day of the program. 

CONTACT

Meghan Richmond, Family Programs Coordinator

(919) 582-2260  or Meghan.Richmond@YMCATriangle.org

 

BREAKFAST WITH THE EASTER BUNNY

Come out to celebrate Easter with us! We will be serving a light breakfast, taking photos with the Easter Bunny, having an Easter Egg Hunt, and playing lots of fun games.

LOCATION

Everything will take place at the Alexander Y. Breakfast and photos with the Easter Bunny will be in the Multipurpose Room. The Easter Egg Hunt and all games will be down by the Craft Shack and Playground.

ages

Families and kids of all ages! This program is open to both members and non-members.

DATE

Saturday, March 26  from 9:30-11:00 am

COST & REGISTRATION

Free for members and non-members
There is no registration required.

CONTACT

Meghan Richmond, Family Programs Coordinator

(919) 582-2260  or Meghan.Richmond@YMCATriangle.org