When kids play sports, they get more than just exercise. Other than being physically active, they develop higher self-esteem and a healthier body image. Kids who play sports also perform better in the classroom, develop better interpersonal skills and work better in groups.

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    At the Morris Community YMCA’s Youth Softball Clinic, your aspiring young softball player will learn the proper mechanics and the basic fundamentals of softball pitching from former Morris Community High School Varsity Coach Tiffany Wills.

    November 23-December 14
    1-2:30 p.m.

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  • Save The Date

    The 2015 Giving Gala, the Y’s premier fundraising event, is set for February 28, 2015 at the Bolingbrook Golf Club! Funds raised from our annual Giving Gala benefit the Y’s scholarship fund, helping to ensure that no one is turned away from the Y due to the inability to pay. Over the years, the Giving Gala has raised more than $350,000 to benefit families in our community.

    Exciting sponsorship opportunities, ranging from $50 to $10,000, with corresponding benefits are available.

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  • Dive Into Action

    At the C.W. Avery Family Y

    Are you ready to begin an adventure that will last a lifetime? Have you always wondered what lies beneath the surface of the oceans and lakes? If so, your journey starts here. As a certified scuba diver, you will have the ability to dive at fabulous destinations, meet exciting people and experience unparalleled adventures.

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  • Temporary Morris Community YMCA Set to Open in Early 2015

    In August, the Morris City Council approved a lease agreement with the Morris Community YMCA to occupy the former city hall located at 320 Wauponsee Street. This will become the first physical presence for the Y in Grundy County, and we are looking forward to introducing a variety of new programs to the community from within the walls of this space.

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    Temporary Morris Community YMCA Set to Open in Early 2015