So much of what we learn has to do with the opportunities we’re given. At the Y, we want young people to explore their possibilities and think big. Whether teens come to the Y looking to explore their interests, or for support in navigating challenges, the Y is committed to nurturing young people and roots for their success.

Download our 2022 Teen Programs Flyer


Teen Big 3 Basketball League

Join us for our inaugural season! Teams of 5 players ages 13 to 15yrs old. Player that is 12 but turning 13 this year is eligible to play. Put your team together or join as an individual and we will place you. Price includes shirt.

Ages:  13-15 & 16-18
SEP 21-NOV 11
WED & FRI, 5:00-7:00 PM
Downtown Branch, Fuller Gym

$20 Per Player, Members & Non-Member

Register for 13-15 Division
Register for 16-18 Division

For questions or additional information, contact James Bartelle, Teen Engagement Specialist at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org, or call (508) 222-7422.

Current League Schedule & Standings


Camp Finberg Fun Day: No School

Kids will have a blast with a full-day of recreational age-appropriate programs and activities that are safe, fun, and designed to stretch their minds and bodies. Scheduled activities may include:

  • Archery
  • Hiking
  • STEM Activity
  • Garden/Nature Learning
  • Outdoor (Lawn & Field) Games
    …and more!

Each day is different with so many friends to see and so many things to do!

MON, OCT 10 & FRI, NOV 11
**Attleboro & Norton Public Schools **

TUE, NOV 8
**Attleboro Public Schools**

7:00 AM-5:00 PM [5:00 to 5:30 PM Pickup]
Norton Outdoor Center
295 West Main Street, Norton, MA

$60*, Y Members/Child
$90*, Non-Members/Child

Second Child – 20% Discount
*$48, Y Members
* $72, Non-Members

* Price is per day. There are 2 scheduled days off from school.

Register Online


Camp Finberg Fun Day: Early Release Day

Kids will have a blast with a half-day of recreational age-appropriate programs and activities that are safe, fun, and designed to stretch their minds and bodies. Scheduled activities may include:

  • Archery
  • Hiking
  • STEM Activity
  • Garden/Nature Learning
  • Outdoor (Lawn & Field) Games
    …and more!

FRI, SEP 23 **Norton Public Schools
FRI, OCT 7 **Attleboro Public Schools
FRI, OCT 28 **Norton Public Schools
1:00-5:30 PM [5:30-6:00 PM Pickup]

PLEASE NOTE:
For Attleboro Public School students NOT ENROLLED in the Y’s After School Program, this program will be held at the Attleboro Norton YMCA’s Norton Outdoor Center, 295 West Main Street, Norton, MA.
For After School Participants (already enrolled) this program will take place at the Pleasant Street Branch, 537 Pleasant Street, Attleboro, MA.

$50*, Y Members/Child
$75*, Non-Members/Child

Second Child – 20% Discount
*$40, Y Members
* $60, Non-Members

* Price is per day. There are 3 scheduled release days.

Register Online


Teen Outdoor Soccer

Join us each Saturday morning at our Norton Outdoor Center as teams of five play against each other for a half-hour. Each quarter will be 12 minutes long with a two-minute halftime.

SEP 3-OCT 22
SAT, 11:00 AM-12:30 PM
Norton Outdoor Center
295 West Main Street, Norton, MA
$60, Y Members / $70, Non-Members

Register Online

Questions? Contact James Bartelle at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org or (508) 222-7422.


Teen Boxing

Come join trainer, Pauly, in this high energy and engaging boxing class. This is a progressive, eight-week class that will teach you the basics of boxing, mitt work, self-control, and overall conditioning. This class is for all levels, and a great alternative for HIIT workouts.

SEP 21-NOV 9
WED, 3:00-4:00 PM
Downtown Branch-Kickboxing Studio
$70, Y Members / $80, Non-Members

Register Online

Questions? Contact James Bartelle at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org or (508) 222-7422.


Monthly Activities for Teens

Join us in Augat Gym for a different sport each month. No registration is required.

Sports include:  dodgeball, wiffle ball, lasertag, and more!

Starting SEP 7
WED, 3:30-4:30 PM
Downtown Branch-Augat Gym

Contact James Bartelle, Teen Engagement Specialist, at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org or (508) 222-7422.


Basketball Training Sessions

Are you interested in learning the game of basketball, wanting to sharpen your skills in preparation for tryouts, or looking to get in a good basketball workout? Come train with Coach James!

Ages:  Grade 4 to Adult

Single Session:  $30, Y Members/Non-Members
3 Sessions:  $80, Y Members/Non-Members
5 Session:  $120, Y Members/Non-Members

Group Rate:  $20 per player; no more than 6 per group

Contact James Bartelle, Teen Engagement Specialist, at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org or (508) 222-7422.


Honors Program * NEW! FALL 2022 *

The Attleboro Norton YMCA Honors Program is designed to provide opportunities for teens to explore thair unique interests and gifts, while learning values and engaging in positive activities. Navigating challenges while nurturing the pursuit of a health mind, body, and spirit are also part of our mission.

Students participating in our Honors Program are required to (TASKS):

  • Check-in daily with home room teacher (no more than 1 unexcused absence each month)
  • Check-in with Coach James or at the Teen Center upon entry to the Y
  • Complete a minimum of 1 hour per month of community service
  • Incur no write-ups each month at the Y
  • Attend a minimum of 2 weeks of a teen activity or program

Honors Program Rewards (per month)
Tier 1:  2-3 Tasks (from above) / Earn a Free Buddy Pass
Tier 2:  4 Tasks (from above) / Earn fees waived for a Teen Program, or $15 off any other Y Program
Tier 3:  5 Tasks (from above) / Earn One Free Month of Y Membership

Additionally…
3 Months of 5 Tasks:  Free Y T-Shirt & Water Bottle
6 Months of 5 Tasks:  Free Y Hoodie
9 Months of 5 Tasks:  $50 Amazon Gift Card

All participants will receive a free Y Honors Program T-shirt.
For additional information, or questions, contact James Bartelle, Teen Engagement Specialist, at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org, or (508) 222-7422.


Teen Basketball Leagues

Ages: 11-16

Teen Basketball is back! Teams of three to five will play against each other in a half-hour game with quarters of 12 minutes and a two-minute halftime.

This league is a great opportunity for middle school and high school players who are looking for extra competition and more opportunities to play ball!

The first week will include a league introduction and pick-up games before we form teams for a 6-week season of games.

NOV 3-DEC 22
THU 5:30-7:00 PM
Pleasant Street Branch-Indoor Gym
$60 Y Members / $70 Non-Members

Register online

Questions? Contact James Bartelle at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org or call (508) 222-7422.


Teen Open Swim

Grades: 7-12

On select weekday afternoons, the Y will offer special Teen Open Swim times. This is a great opportunity for our middle school and high school members to enjoy an after-school swim, be active, and have some fun in the pool.

MON, WED, FRI   3:00-4:00 PM
Balfour Pool
Downtown Branch

Free for Y Members. Non-Members much purchase a day pass ($6 per Teen).


Pick-Up Basketball – Teen Hours

Ages: 13-18

The Fuller Gym is reserved for teen players on weekday afternoons, so you can stay active and play after school. Please note that the gym capacity is limited to 20 people at a time, so reservations in advance are required.

MON-FRI 2:00-6:00 PM
Downtown Branch – Fuller Gym

> Reserve your spot.

Free for Attleboro Norton YMCA Members
Non-Members must purchase a Day Pass ($6)


Leaders Club

Be someone! Come check out the Attleboro Y’s Leaders Club at the Downtown Branch! Designed for teens, Leaders is a nationwide YMCA program that teaches leadership skills through community service, volunteerism, and personal growth. Are you ready to make a difference? Then join the Leaders Club!

Weekly Meetings: Tuesdays, 5:30-7 pm, Downtown Branch

Registration: Free to Members. Registration is required. > Register online.

Leaders
For High School Students

In Leaders, you can …

  • Meet other teens and make friends from the community.
  • Be a leader in the Y and your community.
  • Plan events and field trips.
  • Participate in regional leadership retreats with hundreds of teens from other Ys.
  • Earn volunteer service hours.

For more information, please contact James Bartelle at jbartelle@attleboroymca.org.


Jaguars Youth Track & Field Program

Ages: 6-18

Under the direction of the Jaguars coaching staff, youth athletes participate in running, shot put, javelin, long jump, high jump, and Cross Country. The program offers both parent and child fitness activities, including weekly fitness runs and walks. No mandatory practices or events. Come when you can!

Spring/Summer 2022 season:
May 3-September 26
TUE 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Fall/Winter 2022-2023 season:
October 11-March 28
TUE 5:00-6:30 p.m.

Program runs continuously on a monthly basis. Enrollment is ongoing.

Pleasant Street Branch – Outdoor Field (or Indoor Gym in the event of rain)
Y Members: $10/month
Non-Members: $15/month

Register online or call (508) 222-7422.


Youth & Teen Karate

Ages: 4-18

The Y’s “Eclectic Karate” program is instructed by Shihan George Cobbett, a 20-year student of martial arts. The Y’s Karate program combines the strengths of various disciplines to emphasize self-defense, control, positive attitude and spirit.

2022-2023 Program: SEP 6-DEC 22
Program runs continuously on a monthly basis. Enrollment is ongoing as space allows.
Location: Pleasant Street Branch

Preschool Karate
Ages 4-5
TUE & THU 5:00-5:30 PM
Y Members: $60/month
Non-Members: $90/month
Register for Preschool Karate

Beginner Karate
Ages 6-18
TUE & THU 5:30-6:15 PM
Y Members: $60/month
Non-Members: $90/month
Register for Beginner Karate

Intermediate Karate
Ages 6-18
TUE & THU 6:15-7:00 PM
Y Members: $60/month
Non-Members: $90/month
Register for Intermediate Karate

Teens & Junior Black Belts
Ages 6-18
TUE & THU 6:45-7:45 PM
Y Members: $70/month
Non-Members: $100/month
Register for Teens & Junion Black Belts

For questions or additional information, call (508) 222-7422.


Beginner Teen Swim Lessons

Ages: 12-17

This class is specially designed for teens who are just beginning to swim or learning to develop proper swim strokes. Our staff works with teens to boost confidence in the water and to build endurance and technique, so that teens can be safe in the water and develop skills to enjoy this lifelong sport!

Lessons run on a monthly basis.

TUE 6:30 PM
Downtown Branch

Members: $60/month
Non-Members: $90/month

Register online or call (508) 222-7422.


Community CPR & First Aid Certification

As part of our commitment to building a stronger and healthier community, the Attleboro Norton YMCA offers regular CPR and First Aid trainings that are open to everyone in the community.

Class participants will complete online trainings prior to class and then participate in hands-on classroom trainings for both CPR and First Aid. Upon completion of the class, students will receive a certificate for CPR and First Aid, which is valid for two years.

$60 for Y Members/ $90 for Non-Members

Follow the link below for information about all of our upcoming trainings!

> Schedules, Locations, Fees, and Registration