C.W. Avery Family YMCA

  • 10-Year Anniversary Pool Party

    Saturday, October 20 • 5-6:30 p.m.

    It’s been 10 years since the C.W. Avery Family YMCA opened the Cliff and Lois Berglund Family Aquatic Center. To celebrate, the Y is holding a birthday bash that’s FREE and open to the community.

    • Open Swim
    • Family Fun
    • Refreshments

    PLUS…SWIM LESSON SAVINGS!
    Register for Fall 3 Swim Lessons and save $5 off the Early Bird Price- a total savings of $10 per child.*

    REMINDER: 
    Per YMCA policy, swimmers under the age of 16 will be swim tested by a YMCA lifeguard and will be required to wear the appropriate wristband for the duration of their visit. For additional pool guidelines and rules, click here.

    *Limited time offer available only during the event.

  • Ho Ho Ho…Hold Your Weight

    Holiday Weight Maintenance Challenge Starting November 12

    Our 8-week Holiday Weight Maintenance Challenge will help you get in shape and keep the weight off during the holiday season.

    We have a great plan to help you adopt healthy eating and exercise habits while saying ‘No’ to those tempting holiday cravings.

    Are you up for the challenge?
    If you can maintain your weight within 2 pounds for 8 weeks (November 12-January 6), you will receive a $20 YMCA credit that can be used towards any fitness program, including personal training. If you gain more than 2 pounds during this eight-week challenge, your fee will be donated in your name to the Y’s Annual Campaign.

    As part of this fun-filled Holiday Weight Maintenance Challenge, you will receive:

    • A one-of-a-kind YMCA Holiday Weight Maintenance Challenge T-shirt
    • Three weigh-ins: Weeks 1 and 8 (mandatory) and Week 4 (optional)
    • Weekly emails with workout tips, healthy holiday recipes and special fitness challenges, designed specifically for challenge participants

    Let’s have a little fun this holiday season. Together, we will help you celebrate the holiday season happy and healthy!

    Cost: $25

    Register Online

  • Halloween Spooktaculuar

    Saturday, October 27 | 12:30-3:30 p.m.

    The C.W. Avery Family YMCA’s Halloween Spooktacular is a community favorite. Join us for Trunk-or-Treating and other ghoulishly delightful activities.

    Main Events

    • Trunk-or-Treating (until 2:30 p.m.)
    • THRIVE Dance Performance (at 1 p.m.)
    • Balloon Animals (1:30-3 p.m.)
    • Costume Parade (at 2 p.m.)

    Featured Activities:

    • Haunted House
    • Hay Rack Rides
    • Bounce House Fun
    • Petting Zoo
    • Temporary Tattoos

    FREE and open to all.

    Please note: In the case of inclement weather, some activities will be canceled and other activities will be moved inside the YMCA.

  • Let Your Talents Shine

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    Holiday Card Design Contest

    Open to Y Members, ages 6-12, our Holiday Card Design Contest is the perfect opportunity for kids to let their artistic talents shine and help spread a little cheer this upcoming holiday season.

    Here’s how to enter:

    1. Download an entry form and print it out. Entry forms are also available at the Y’s Front Desk.

    2. Grab some crayons, markers and colored pencils and draw a picture that depicts your favorite things about the holidays and the winter season. From snowmen to Christmas trees, to candy canes and snowflakes, we can’t wait to see your original designs!

    3. Complete the entry form and drop it off at the Y.

    We will select our three favorite designs—one from each age group—to be featured on the Y’s holiday card.

    Age Groups

    • Ages 6-7
    • Ages 8-9
    • Ages 10-12

    Each of our winners will receive a YMCA Sweatshirt and other exciting prizes.

    Download Entry Form

    The deadline to enter is Friday, October 26.

  • Pickleball | Starting October 5

    Fridays, 10-11:30 a.m.

    Join your fellow members in the gym each Friday to play pickleball—a paddle sport that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis.

    Cost: FREE
    No registration required.

    Learn How to Play
    YMCA staff will be holding short demonstrations to teach members the rules of pickleball on the following dates:

    • Friday, October 5
    • Friday, October 12

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