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Toddler and Preschool


Parent/Toddler  (walking through 30 months)

Class requires child to be walking and with a caregiver. Open exploration with a brief circle time, songs, and stretches.



Tiny Tumblers  (2 1/2 - 3 years old)

A class for children who are ready for more structure. This class requires a caregiver who will help guide the child through obstacle courses. This class helps to prepare toddlers for our Mini Flippers (age 3) class.



Mini Flippers  (3 years old)

A class focused on listening and directional skills with fundamental gymnastics. Parents may stay and watch class, but are not required to participate.


Kids in Motion  (3.5 - 6 years old)

A great class for siblings! This class will focus on listening and directions, as well as fundamental gymnastics.


Little Stars  (4 -5 years old)

Class will focus on basic fundamental gymnastics for younger gymnasts.


Sparklers  (4 -5 years old)

See a YMCA coach before registering.




Specialty Gymnastics

Gymnastics for Grown-Ups

Do you wish there were a place where you could tumble? The Y is the place! Adults of all ages and skill levels are welcome!


YMCA Stars

This group of YMCA students does performances in and around the community. Past performances include IU Women’s basketball games, BHSS Basketball games, BHSS Gymnastics Meets, and the 2013 fourth of July Parade. Price includes leotard. Financial assistance is not available.


Adapted Gymnastics

For children with physical and/or developmental disabilities. Ages 5-12.


Open Gym

For Ages 5 and Younger: Non-instructional, open exploration. Supervised by Gymnastics Center staff                 



For Ages 6 and Older: Non-instructional gym time supervised by YMCA Gymnastics Center staff.                                      


There will be no Open Gym on Easter Sunday. Open Gym will close May 11 for the summer, and will resume in September.


Private & Semi-Private Lessons

For information, please contact Michelle Stroud, 812-961-2187,



Birthday Parties

For information, visit our Birthday Parties page.



Participation Forms

Parents: please print these forms and bring them, completed, to the Gymnastics Center before your child's first class. Y Staff will tell you which forms you need to fill out. Thanks!

Informed Consent Form

Release Waiver

Emergency Information Form


1917 S. Highland Ave.

Bloomington, IN 47401


Session Dates

Fall II: October 27 through December 21

Thanksgiving Break Schedule

Monday, Nov. 24, 2014

Classes as scheduled

Holiday Camp 9:00am-3:00pm; Register Here

Ext day options 8:00-9:00am and 3:00-5:00pm

     Early drop-off - Register Here

     Late pick-up - Register Here

Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014

Classes as scheduled

Holiday Camp 9:00am-3:00pm; Register Here

Extended day options 8:00-9:00am and 3:00-5:00pm

     Early drop-off - Register Here

     Late pick-up - Register Here

Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014


Holiday Camp 9:00am-3:00pm; Register Here

Extended day options 8:00-9:00am and 3:00-5:00pm

     Early drop-off - Register Here

     Late pick-up - Register Here

Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014


Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

CLOSED and No Open Gym

Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014

Classes as scheduled

Sunday, Nov. 29, 2014

CLOSED and No Open Gym


All ages and skill levels are welcome!

Not sure which class is right for your child? Contact Michelle Stroud at 812-961-2187 or




School-Age Program



Introduction and mastery of fundamentals



Introduction and mastery of intermediate skills



Further mastery of intermediate and combination skills



Introduction and mastery of advanced skills



Beginner class for students ages 8-12


Boys' Tumbling Level 1

Beginning boys' tumbling, ages 5 and up


Boys' Tumbling Level 2

Intermediate tumbling for boys; coach recommendation required.




Cheer and Tumbling


Tiny Cheer

Basic motions and jumps, plus choreographed cheers and chants. Ages 4-5


Youth Cheer Squad

Fundamental motions, jumps, tumbling, and stunts. Choreographed cheers and chants. Ages 6-11


All-Star Cheer Prep

This is for girls on All-Star Cheer Squads who need to focus on tumbling and jumps. Ages 6-11


High School Gymnastics Team Prep

For gymnasts of all skill levels who are in middle school or high school and are looking for a class to focus on specific skills to better prepare them for high school gymnastics.


Cheer Tumbling 1

Focus on round-off and back handsprings. Must have at least a cartwheel to register. Agues 11-17


Cheer Tumbling 2

Focus on skill connections, back tucks, and advanced tumbling if ready. Must have standing back handspring to register





Mommy and Me Dance

Fun movement to music for toddlers. Parent/guardian participation required. Ages 4-36 months


Creative Movement

Introductory class for preschoolers. Ages 3-4


Introduction to Ballet

The perfect class for young beginners. Ages 4.5-6 years



Focuses on fundamental technique through positions, leaps, and steps. Teaches students confidence and elegance. Ages 6-10



Beginning jazz dance


Cheer: Dance/Poms

Focuses on choreography of a cheer-style pom routine. Ages 6-10


Adapted Dance

This dance program is for students with different abilities. It is held in the Gymnastics Center Conference Room. Class size is limited so please sign up early! Ages 4-9