• Staff Spotlight

    Ian Stewart

    The Morris Community YMCA is ready to introduce a new era of programming – thanks to the recent hire of our fourth full-timer, a health science buff by the name of Ian Stewart.

    Stewart, a Champaign native, officially started with the Morris Community YMCA in late May, becoming the first Health and Wellness director in its history.

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    Staff Spotlight
  • Summer Sports Tournaments

    For Adults

    Now’s your chance to relive your P.E. glory days! Each month this summer, the C.W. Avery Family YMCA will host a sports tournament for adults ages 16 and up. Each tournament will be dedicated to a different gym-class classic, including wiffle ball, kickball, basketball and dodgeball.

    Upcoming Tournament: Kickball
    July 25 & July 26

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    Summer Sports Tournaments
  • Pat Sullivan’s Basketball Clinic

    JULY 11

    Next month, Pat Sullivan will bring his famous one-day basketball clinic to the Smith Family YMCA in his hometown of Joliet. Sullivan is a Hall of Famer and former University of St. Francis basketball coach who has more than 500 victories under his belt. 

    Designed for kids in grades 3-8, Pat Sullivan’s co-ed basketball clinic costs $10 for Full Members, $20 for Program Members and $65 for Non-Members.

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    Pat Sullivan’s Basketball Clinic
  • Challenge Yourself

    Mini Tri & Kids Tri

    Are you up for a challenge? The C.W. Avery Family YMCA will host a Mini Triathlon & Kids Triathlon on Saturday, August 15. Adult participants will swim 200 yards in our lap pool, bike 10 miles on our group cycling bikes and run two miles outside. The Kids Tri will be a fun-sized version of the Mini Tri. This event is open to the community.

    Saturday, August 15 | 8 a.m.

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    Challenge Yourself
  • Remembering Tim Stetenfeld

    Friends and family of Tim Stetenfeld gathered on May 30 at the C.W. Avery Family YMCA to dedicate a garden and stone plaque in honor of Tim’s life and service to the Plainfield community.

    Those in attendance included Edward Jones associates, YMCA Board Members and Tim’s family members, including his wife Cathy. Tim, a Co-Chair of the YMCA Giving Gala and an Advisory Council Member of the C.W. Avery Family YMCA, unexpectedly passed away in January.

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    Remembering Tim Stetenfeld