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For specific dates and times of programs please click here for our La Porte branch sports schedule and click here for our Michigan City Elston branch sports schedule.

Preschool Coed Outdoor Fall Soccer  (Ages 3-5) Keep your kids moving and learning with Preschool Outdoor Soccer held at our Andrew Ave. Outdoor Center. Children ages 3-5 will learn important motor and socialization skills to last a lifetime. Practice & Scrimmage: Saturdays Only starting at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. Each Saturday there will be a 30 minute practice and 30 minute scrimmage.
(time slots will open up based on attendance) For further details click here.

Preschool Coed Basketball (Ages 3-5) This program provides your 3-5 year old with a fun atmosphere designed to teach fundamentals, teamwork and sportsmanship. The season consists of games and practices, held on Saturday mornings. Parents are encouraged to participate with their children.

Preschool Coed Indoor Soccer (Ages 3-5) For the young athletes who cannot get enough soccer, we take our league indoors during the winter months. Players enjoy the constant, off-the-wall action, while keeping their skills sharp until spring. Games are played at the YMCA.

Preschool Coed Outdoor Spring Soccer (Ages 3-5) Keep your kids moving and learning with Preschool Outdoor Soccer held at our Andrew Ave. Outdoor Center. Children ages 3-5 will learn important motor and socialization skills to last a lifetime. Practice & Scrimmage: Saturdays Only starting at 9:00 a.m., 10:00 a.m.,11:00 a.m. Each Saturday there will be a 30 minute practice and 30 minute scrimmage.
(time slots will open up based on attendance)

Preschool Coed Outdoor Basketball (Ages 3-5) This Y tradition will be held at the beautiful Andrew Avenue Outdoor Center basketball courts. This program provides your 3-5 year preschooler old with a fun atmosphere designed to teach fundamentals, teamwork and sportsmanship. The season consists of games and practices all held at the Andrew Avenue Outdoor Center. Spots are limited—don’t miss out!

Preschool Coed T-Ball (Ages 3-5) Our preschool T-ball program provides your 3-5 year old with a fun atmosphere designed to teach fundamentals, teamwork and sportsmanship. The season consists of games held at Andrew Avenue Outdoor Center that will encourage your little one to the field and hit the ball while having fun playing on their first sports team.

Preschool Coed Cross Country  (Ages 3-5) Enjoy the rolling hills of Kesling Park  in our 1st Annual Youth Cross Country Program. Children will be introduced to the basics of running and taught the fundamentals of proper technique by volunteer coaches.  The La Porte Family YMCA will compete against the Valparaiso YMCA, Valparaiso Parks Department and the Porter County Parks Department in a series of Cross Country meets at Rogers Lakewood, Kesling or Sunset Hill Park. 

Track and Field (Ages 4-12) Run, jump and throw your way into our Youth Track & Field program. Children age 4-12 years old will compete in a variety of Track & Filed events including: sprints, relays, long distance runds, long jump, and many more! All children will receive a participation ribbon for each meet. Meets will be at dirrerent locations and parents or guardians will be respnsible for getting their child to the meet.

For futher information or questions please contact La Porte Branch, Sports Coordinator Dale Lake at (219) 325-9622 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it   and Michigan City Elston Branch, Program Coordinator John Collins at (219) 325-9622 or jcollins@lpymca.org.  



La Porte Branch
901 Michigan Ave.

La Porte, IN 46350
Phone: (219)325-9622
Fax:    (219)325-3600
Michigan City Elston Branch
1202 Spring St. Door K
Michigan City, IN 46360
Phone: (219)221-4055
Long Beach Branch
2501 Oriole Trail

Long Beach, IN 46360
Phone: (219)879-1395
Fax:    (219)879-1358

Childcare & Learning Center

2510 Monroe Street

La Porte , IN 46350

Phone:(219)326-764

Fax:   (219)324-7004

Andrew Ave. Outdoor Center
1400 Andrew Avenue

La Porte, IN 46350
Phone: (219)325-9622 (Main)