Northwest Arkansas Mercy Family YMCA

Youth Development Healthy Living Social Responsibility

The YMCA's mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all

Youth Super Sports
Kids Boot Camp
Little Scoopers Lacrosse
Kid's Run NWA
Healthy Kids Day
Junior Olympic Archery

Youth Super Sports

Children ages 3-7 are introduced to the basic skills of each game, develop teamwork concepts and sportsmanship. Age groups will be separated during the classes.

Soccer Dates: Thursdays, Jan. 9-Feb. 13
Registration Deadline: Friday, Jan. 3

Basketball Dates: Thursdays, Feb. 27-April 10
Registration Deadline: Friday, Feb. 21

T-Ball Dates: April 24-May 29
Registration Deadline: Friday, April 18

Two class times per session: 5:30-6:15 p.m. or 6:15-7:00 p.m.

M: $30/child/sport | PP: $55/child/sport

Kids Boot Camp

Teaches kids the fun of fitness, develops their natural abilities to be more athletic, supports their goals in a team environment and teaches them how to work hard, together and individually, to overcome challenges.

Program Dates: Jan. 28-March 18
Tuesdays, beginning Jan. 28, 5:30 p.m.

M:$10 | PP:$30
Registration Deadline: Saturday, Jan. 25

Little Scoopers Lacrosse

Boys in grades K-3rd and girls in grades K-5th learn how to play lacrosse.

Program Dates: April 1-May 6
Tuesdays, beginning April 1, 5:30 p.m.

M: $30 | PP: $55
Registration Deadline: Tuesday, March 25


Kid's Run NWA

Helps children in grades K-8th develop the ability to walk, jog, or run for 30 minutes several days a week. Parent participation is encouraged. The program consists of a 30-minute lesson followed by a 30-minute running activity. adult running club offered during the kids running portion.

Program Dates: April 1-May 20
Tuesdays, beginning April 1, 5:30 p.m.

M: $10 | PP: $30


Healthy Kids Day

Come join us for a fun-filled morning with games, activities and giveaways for kids. This FREE community event will be held Saturday, April 26 at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure – Ozark Affiliate Kids Zone.


Junior Olympic Archery Program

Ages 10-20 are invited to participate in this thrilling sport. All equipment including safety gear is provided. Our Traditional Archery Basic 1 classes are taught by USA Archery certified instructors. (Participants are required to attend 6 of the 8 classes to earn the certification at the end of the program.) Class size is limited, so get your spot today!

Ages 10+
Class size: 8 participants
M: $75 | PP: $90

More information to come.

Branches of The Tri-State Family YMCA