• Specialty programs for Summer Power
  • Different programs each week

$50 off Summer Power registration fees

Early Registration now through February 28 and Rally Days March 1–6

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Youth attending Summer Power Specialty will spend half of their day at the horse stables and the rest of the day enjoying Summer Power activities at the Rochester Area Family YMCA.

Horse Programs

THE STABLES - HUNT SEAT

Entering grades 3 - 6 in fall, 2018

Member and Non-Member Participants: $305/session

Weeks: July 9 and August 6

Youth will learn about horses, grooming and experience the Hunt Seat/Flat Seat style of horsemanship with a  certified instructor at The Stables Equestrian Center.

RED GATE RIDING - WESTERN

Entering grades 3 – 6 in fall, 2018

Member and Non-Member Participants: $305/session

Weeks: June 18 and July 23

Participants will experience the western style of riding with Katie Lins, owner and facilitator of Horse Camps at Red Gate. Participants will learn how to safely mount, dismount, walk, trot, and lope (if ready) their horses. Participants will ride in both and indoor and outdoor ring and will work through a variety of games and obstacles designed to improve their confidence and basic horsemanship skills.

Farm to Table

Entering grades 3 – 6 in fall, 2018

Member and Non-Member Participants: $210/session

Week: July 30

Farm to table participants will prepare an assortment of delicious dishes using seasonal ingredients from the YMCA garden. This program is lead and facilitated by YMCA registered dietician Jen Brewer and will take place in the commercial kitchen at Zumbro Lutheran Church. Participants will spend the morning learning, preparing and sampling food. They will spend the afternoon swimming and enjoying other summer Power activities.

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