Make lasting memories at the Mill Creek Family YMCA.
Serving families has always been at the heart of the Y. We are a place where you can find respite from social, economic, and educational challenges, and learn how to overcome them.
Family time at the Y is about giving families as a unit, and as individuals, the opportunities to deepen relationships, develop new skills and interests, improve their health and well-being, and connect to the community.
Family Time & Events
September 7 – Date Night
September 14-23 – Welcoming Week
Welcoming Week is a national celebration of the growing movement of communities that fully embrace new Americans and their contributions to the social fabric of our country. The event brings together immigrants and U.S.-born residents at community-based events to promote cross-cultural understanding and raise awareness of the benefits of welcoming everyone!
Join us to celebrate and share our cultures through food potlucks:
September 19 – Lunch from Noon-2 pm
September 20 – Dinner from 6-8 pm
September 21 – Breakfast from 9-11 am
October 5 – Date Night
October 19 – Pumpkins in the Pool
All families are welcome to come take a dip in our Aquatic Pumpkin Patch to find your special pumpkin. Once you’ve made your selection, dry off and head over to the pumpkin decorating area. Children ages 6 and under must have a parent or guardian in the water with them.
Register: September 15-October 18
October 26 – Harvest Festival
Join us for our annual Harvest Festival where there will be games, prizes, crafts, treats and more for all ages in the Gym! Free & Open to the Community.
November 2 – Date Night
December 7 – Date Night
This is a nurturing program that helps build steps for learning as your child grows with us. We encourage peer interaction, listening and kindness through games and at our active circle time. Age appropriate concepts are taught through each core block program: Story Time, Imagination Station, Gym Games, Music & Movement, plus science and sensory activities.
NEW! Little 2’s program – same core principles, but for children ages 2-3.
Common Ground Community Garden
Our Y grows produce in a community/neighborly environment, learning together as we grow and promote healthy habits. Check out the garden that is tucked away in the back of our property.
Creative Sewing Designs
This class is for kids that like to craft and enjoy sewing. Ms. Eileen leads weekly projects and leaves room for each participant to add their own touch to each project. No experience sewing necessary. Ages 8+.
Next Session: October 4-November 29
Families Growing Veggies Together
Take part in growing a vegetable garden with your family here at the Y. We will explore gardening through games, science, crafts, books and good ol’ fashioned hard work. Session 1 will focus on building and planting. Session 2 will focus on growing and harvesting your garden, and taking home produce with each week.
Super Sitters & Kids Safe 101
Super Sitters – This program is designed to train ages 11-15 in basic babysitting and home-alone skills. Students completing this course will be better prepared to provide a safer and more positive infant/child care experience. Taught by a hospital-qualified instructor, this class includes parent expectations, basic first aid, home & fire safety, Heimlich maneuver, telephone tips, toys and infant care.
Next Class: Saturday, October 27
Kid Safe 101 – This 3 hour home alone class will help your 9-13 year old take the next step in independence while giving you peace of mind. Topics include responsibilities when staying home alone, simple first aid, abdmonial thrusts for choking victims, how to navigate the online world, fire safety and what to do around an aggressive dog.
Next Class: Saturday, September 22
Calling all writers to join us for a fun time with the written word. No experience necessary for this non-pressure class that promises to be fun and creative. Each week a new topic will be introduced and at the end of the workshop you will get to take home a portfolio of your work.
Upcoming Fall session: September 11-November 20
Celebrate your birthday at the Y! All you need to do is bring the cake and your camera,we’ll take care of the rest, including clean-up.
- Adventure Zone Party – For ages 3-7. Play for one hour in the Adventure Zone then get one hour in a decorated club room to celebrate the birthday child.
- Bouncy House Party* – For all ages. Half the gym is yours to bounce in for an hour then get one hour in a decorated club room to celebrate the birthday child. **$50 extra fee.
- Splash, Pool Party – For all ages. Swim for one hour, followed by one hour in a decorated club room.
- Sports Party** – For all ages. Half of the gym is yours for 1 hour, and then one hour in a decorated club room to celebrate the birthday child. **Upgrade to the whole gym for $50 more.
- Tween Party – For ages 8 and older. You will have a decorated Youth Development Center to yourselves for two hours. There will be board games, a climbing wall, X-box, Kinect, foosball, and ping pong available for your use.
Parties are held on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays.
Facility Member Fee: $200
Program Member Fee: $250
Community Member Fee: $275