Keep your kids active this winter with the Y's Youth Basketball program. There's no tryouts, no one is cut and everyone plays at least half of every game.
The season begins on the weekend on January 10 - 11, and ends in late February. Divisions are open for ages 4 through 13. Registration is now open and closes December 5.
Better Weigh Challenge Registration Opens
Better Weigh Challenge is successful because it isn't a diet. Instead, it is a three month program which is the start of a lifestyle which will help you achieve the health you want. You'll learn about eating right, being active and managing life at the same time.
Registration is now open and ends on Friday, January 2, with Program Orientation on Tuesday, January 13. This three month program endsin April, and costs $29 for Members; $54 for Program Members; and $130 for Program Members with a 3 month membership. Click here for additional information and registration form.
7th Annual Y Indoor Tri
Mark your calendars and start training. The Y's 7th Annual Indoor Tri will be held on Saturday, March 7. Triathletes will swim, bike and run indoors for 15 minutes each leg. Scores are based on distance completed, not on time. Athletes may compete individually or on a team.
More details and registration information will be coming soon.
Duckies and Jr. Duckies Return
Duckies and Jr. Duckies recreational swim teams meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7 to 8 p.m. This is a practice-based swim workout for adults, and youth who have previously been on the Y's summer swim team. Adults should have a basic swimming proficiency, including the ability to swim 25 m.
Ages 12 and up may participate in Jr. Duckies without an adult present. For ages 6 to 11, an adult must be on deck, or participating in Duckies.
Cost: $20 a month for Members; $40 a month for Program Members; $50 a month for Family
After School Child Care
The Y's After School Child Care program provides after school programming for students in grades K-6, Monday through Friday until 6 p.m. The program meets at North Elementary. School bus transportation to North is provided to students attenting other elementary schools. Registration is now open.
Do your children want to learn to swim? Sign them up for swim lessons at the YMCA.
Days....Tuesdays and Thursdays
Times....6:00pm - 6:30 pm
Who....Youth ages 3-13
Fees...$26 for YMCA members and $48 for Program members (4 week month, or two week, four day sessions)
...$32.50 for YMCA members and $60 for Program members (5 week month)
The Y - So Much More
The Y Awarded $500 Grant
The Daviess Count Family Y was recentally awarded $500 by the REMC Community Fund. This money will be used to purchase manikens and supplies for the Red Cross CPR classes which are held every third Saturday at the YMCA. To register for a class, call the Y or stop by the front desk.
Pictured from the left: Theresa Showalter, REMC; Heather Elliott, Y Aquatics Coordinator; Pat Melton, CPR Instructor.