YMCA Lightning Basketball Academy

YMCA Basketball Academy gives kids the chance to learn basketball fundamentals in a non-competitive setting. Whether they go on to play high school ball or discover a recreational sport they can play throughout their lives, kids will have fun, be active and learn the game of basketball.

YMCA Lightning Basketball Academy is for Kindergarten through 3rd graders. Practices will be held 6-7 pm, Mondays, January 12 through February 23. Games will be played on Tuesdays. Games will be played 4 on 4.

YMCA United Basketball Academy is for grades 4-6. Practices will be held 7-8 pm, Monday evenings, January 12 through February 23. Games will be played on Tuesdays. Games will be played 3 on 3.

Fee for YMCA members is $45. Fee for program members is $60.

Click here for more information. Click here to register.

 


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Our Focus

At the Y, we measure the success of our cause by how well we engage communities in our three areas of focus. 

Youth Development
Nurturing the potential of every child and teen.

Healthy Living
Improving the area's health and well-being.

Social Responsibility
Giving back and providing support to our neighbors.

Everyone is welcome at the Grand Island YMCA. No one is denied a membership because of an inability to pay. Scholarship assistance is based on family size and income.