Programs

Early DISMISSAL 

Count on the YMCA to hold an event on PLC Early dismissal days for youth grades k-5 at the Western Elementary.  We provide activities and snacks from 12:30pm-4:00pm.  Pre-registration is required and flyers are sent home with all eligible students.

Emotional Support Group

In cooperation with Bursting Bubbles Foundation we offer a weekly support group.  They meet on Tuesdays at 7:00pm in the Coffee Room.  This is a safe place to share any emotions you are struggling with, allowing you to work through your problems. Other members can help you work through your struggles by providing you with strategies that have worked for them.

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Upcoming Events

Jul
23
Mon
11:00 am Morning Swim Lessons @ Barry Municipal Swimming Pool
Morning Swim Lessons @ Barry Municipal Swimming Pool
Jul 23 @ 11:00 am – Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm
Our final week of Group Swim Lessons this year will run Monday July 23rd- Friday July 27th from 11:00 am-12:00 pm. Registration opens on May 25th and will run through July 18th for this session. Paper forms will be available at the Western YMCA and the City Pool. You can also register online at westernymca.net. The cost is $25 for YMCA Members ...
Jul
28
Sat
1:00 pm Bike-A-Thon @ Western Community Center YMCA
Bike-A-Thon @ Western Community Center YMCA
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We’re turning Holy Redeemer Park into a track and inviting kids and families to come prepared to ride, ride, ride!   What is a Bike-a-Thon? A Bike-a-Thon is a family friendly fundraiser in which the children ride their bicycles around our track, completing as many laps as they can. The idea is to promote exercise while having fun. How Can ...
Aug
4
Sat
9:00 am Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga @ Barry Municipal Swimming Pool
Stand Up Paddleboard Yoga @ Barry Municipal Swimming Pool
Aug 4 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Stand Up Paddleboard brings fun and freedom to our earth-bound yoga practice. This multi-level class starts with simple board instructions followed by 45-minutes of gentle yoga series. Paddleboard yoga is a challenging way to exercise! The overall focus is balance, strength, stability and trying to stay on the board. Class meets on Saturday August 4th at 9:00am. Cost is $25 ...
Aug
7
Tue
6:00 pm Emotional Support Group @ Western Community Center YMCA
Emotional Support Group @ Western Community Center YMCA
Aug 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bursting Bubbles Foundation Presents: Emotional Support Group This will be a safe place to share any emotions you are struggling with, allowing you to work through your problems. Other members can help you work through your struggles by providing you with strategies that have worked for them. For additional information contact: Dianna Castleberry or James Begley, 217-335-2961
Aug
10
Fri
7:00 pm Group Scrapbooking @ Western Community Center YMCA
Group Scrapbooking @ Western Community Center YMCA
Aug 10 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
When: 2nd Friday of each month at 7:00pm beginning December 8th, 2017. Where: Western Community Center YMCA Fitness Studio What to Bring: Your scrapbooking supplies, a snack to share and a non-alcoholic drink.   For more information contact: Lisa Fesler, fesler1987@gmail.com, 217-430-1526.
Aug
31
Fri
12:30 pm Early School Release Event @ Western Elementary School
Early School Release Event @ Western Elementary School
Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The YMCA provides a program on early dismissal days, located for your convenience, AT THE SCHOOL! Healthy snacks, daily activities and adult supervision are available to keep children safe, active and engaged.  Registration and fee are due the Thursday before the event.  K-5 are welcome to attend. Youth must be picked up at 4:00 pm from the elementary side of the ...