New YMCA Winter Programming Announced

Michelle Murray - Tuesday, November 28, 2017
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New YMCA programming has been announced for the winter season! View our new bulletin packed with programs for December 2017, January 2018, and February 2018.

CLICK HERE to see our NEW and ONGOING programming, registration forms, and schedules.

NEW YEAR, NEW YOU

Lose Weight, Earn Cash

Lose 5% of your body weight from January 2—March 6 and earn CASH!

Register and weigh-in January 2 from 6 am to 6 pm or January 3 from 9 am to 8 pm. $25/Members; $35/Non-Members

HOLIDAY HOOPLA FUN FOR KIDS December 26—29

Kids can have fun during the holiday break at the YMCA from 11 am—3 pm. each day. Play games in the gym, swim, watch a movie and create with a craft. Holiday Hoopla is free for members. Non-member day passes available.

FUN, FESTIVE MEMBER LUNCHEONS

December 15: Breakfast with Santa! Bring your favorite breakfast dish to share. (11 am)

January 19: Blizzardy Baked Potato Bar! Bring your favorite potato topper, side dish or dessert to share! Senior Open House Event—Bring a Friend at no charge!

February 16: “For the Love of Soup” Bring a soup, salad, bread or dessert to share.

BLOOD DRIVE

Pitch in! Give blood!  Friday, January 12th  2 pm—6 pm Inside the YMCA.

 

YOUTH PROGRAMS

Youth Sports Director Max Krepps: ocyyouth@oilcityymca.net or 814-677-3000.

JR. NBA at the YMCA

Basketball season is here for grades Kindergarten—Grade 5! Learn fundamentals and skills through drills and live game play during this fun 8-week program starting January 13. Players receive NBA team jerseys. Jr. NBA meets on Saturdays. Kindergarten 10:00 am; 1st & 2nd Grade 11:00 am; 3rd—5th 12 pm. $25/Members; $40/Non-members

MINI-MOVERS

This class is for ages 3-4 and focuses on creative movement through rhythm and motion while learning coordination, self-awareness and group participation. Children will express themselves through basic ballet, jazz and tumbling skills in each class session. Classes are taught by our Wellness Director, Katie Port, who has a background in dance. Classes are held Tuesday evenings from 4:00—4:45 pm. Monthly Fee: $25/Members and $40/Non-members

TUMBLE TIME

Tumble Time offers toddlers a safe environment to walk, run, tumble, climb, jump and explore. Songs, games and equipment will provide a structured and active playtime while developing physical strength, flexibility, confidence and social skills. Classes require parent or caregiver participation. Class will be held Wednesdays from 10:15 to 11: 00 am in the gymnasium. Monthly Fee: FREE/Members and $15/ Non-Members

SPORTS OF ALL SORTS - JR. HIGH ORGANIZED SPORTS

Bring your friends to the YMCA on Saturdays in December at 11:00 am for organized sports. Play 3-on-3 half court basketball, flag football, dodgeball or any sport chosen for that day. Sports of all Sorts is FREE to members. Non-members can participate by purchasing a day pass.

 

AQUATICS

Jen Kissell-Dudek, Aquatics Director and Head Swim Coach - ocyaquatics@oilcityymca.net or 814-677-3000. 

COLD FOR A CAUSE—POLAR PLUNGE

Come take the plunge an support local youth! Join us for a Polar Plunge at Two Mile Run Crosby Beach at 12 pm, January 6, 2018! Ages 12+ may participate. Gather pledges for the big day! $15 in pledges earns a T-shirt, $100 in pledges also receives a towel and $500 also receives a hoodie. Register at the Y by December 20.

ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ CHALLENGE

Push yourself to the limits and escape the winter blues! Swim the perimeter of “The Rock” and complete 32 miles in 3 months. Challenge begins January 2 and ends March 31. For ages 14+. Register at the Member Service Desk. $20/Members

INDOOR TRIATHLON

Run, bike and swim in our indoor Triathlon held February 19-23 at the Y. Sign up for a time slot to compete! Awards will be given for females, males and teams. $15/Individual; $35/Team

FLIP & DIP

A 30 minute gymnastics lesson followed by a 30 minute beginner swim lesson for ages 3-5. *Hint: Kids wear swimsuits to the gymnastics lesson for a quick transition. Parents must stay for the program to help with the transition. Register by the first of each month. Held Thursdays from 5-6 pm. $20/Members; $40/Non-Members.

WAVES OF FUN & FAMILY FUN NIGHT

Pool party every Thursday and Friday evening from 7:00-8:30 pm at the Y pool. Come and swim with the inflatable toys!   FREE to Members!

 

ADULT PROGRAMS

HOLIDAY HOOPS 4 vs. 4 BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

Get ready for some full-court 4-on-4 hoops action and great prizes on Saturday, January 6th, beginning at 10 am. Our Holiday Hoops tournament will feature round robin play, followed by a single elimination playoff. Teams consist of 4-6 players, all of whom must be 18 years old or older. Contact Max Krepps for more information. $65/Members & Non-members

TAE KWON DO - AGES 6 THROUGH ADULT

Classes meet on Fridays at 6:00 pm in the gym. Six week session fee is $22 Members and $32 Non-Members

WINTER SESSION 1: January 5—February 9

PICKLEBALL

Pickleball combines elements of tennis, table tennis, badminton and racquetball. The game is played indoors and utilizes a paddle and wiffleball! Tuesday & Thursday Games; 9 am—12 pm, Saturday; 8 am –10 am in December. Saturday; 8 am—9 am January & February. FREE for Members; Day Pass rate applies for Guests

ADULT BASKETBALL LEAGUE

Winter adult (18+) basketball league begins Tuesday, January 16. Teams can consist of 7-12 players. The league will consist of a round robin regular season, followed by a playoff format determined by the number of teams that participate. Referees are needed. Please contact Max Krepps. Cost $265/team; Sponsorships welcome!

WINTER CLASSIC POWERLIFING MEET

Showcase your lifting skills at our Powerlifting Meet held on Saturday, February 11. Weigh-ins start at 8:30 am and lifts begin at 9:30 am. Divisions are split by age and weight. Meet will consist of three lifts: bench, squat and deadlift. $20/Members; $30/Non-members

 

 

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