OWEN COUNTY FAMILY YMCA

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FIFTEEN YEARS AND GROWING STRONG!

Can you believe we have been here for fifteen years? To celebrate we will be giving away three $150 gift certificates! In addition, we will have daily drawings for YMCA gifts. Our success is thanks to you! Stop by and register for a prize!

FREE Fasting Blood Glucose Test, March 24

Are you at risk for developing Type 2 Diabetes? Diabetes is one of the most significant public health threats we have ever faced.  29 million individuals have diabetes in this country and the U.S. spends an estimated $245 billion in related annual medical expenditures.   According to one of the nation’s largest insurance companies, it costs…
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Spring 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Fun Run

It’s time for the annual Owen County YMCA and Friends of the McCormick’s Creek Park 5k.  This is a Mag7 Race Series. Saturday, April 28 8:30am at McCormick’s Creek State Park Friends, Fun, Prizes, Age Group Awards 5K Run or Walk: $20 (before 4/14/18) $25 (after 4/14/18) 1 Mile Youth Fun Run: $5 (before 4/14/18)…
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Safe Sitter Training

Safe Sitter Training is a program to teach young teens how to be better, safer babysitters. For more than 35 years, Safe Sitter® has been a leader in providing life skills, safety skills, and child care training for youth. Course content includes: Safety Skills: Indoor safety, outdoor safety, online safety, and personal safety. Child Care…
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Drivers Education Comes to the YMCA

Drivers Education Comes to the YMCA Do you have a youth ready to take driver’s education courses? The Y is coordinating three sessions per year, offered at the Y. If you are interesting in participating please contact Connie at the Y (812.828.9622 or email) for details. Registration is available at the Y Next classes start April 8 with…
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Flexible Fitness Unlimited Class Pass

Y Members can now register for a $28/month bank draft that allows them to take as many adult group exercise classes as they want (ballroom dancing is not included due to the progressive nature).  Members must commit to 3 complete consecutive months for the Unlimited Class Pass. Y Members can purchase the Flexible Fitness Class…
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Lifeguard Certification Class

With summer just around the corner, the YMCA is once again offering a lifeguard certification class. This American Red Cross certification includes CPR and can be used at anywhere in the US, not just the Y.  The class will run from April 20th – April 24th, cost is  $200. Certification is good for two years.

Bus Trips

Everyone is welcomed to join in the adventure and fun! Register in advance for all bus trips at the Owen County Family YMCA Members Service Desk as space is limited. Everyone is welcomed! Trips will resume in the Spring.

Day Camps available during SOCS breaks

The Y offers Day Camps for youth while the schools are closed. Winter Break Dates: 2017-2018 Spencer Owen Community School Corporation Winter Break For ages 5-12 The Y will be closed Christmas Day and New Years Day The Y will be closing at 12 noon on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve Friday Dec 22nd Cost: $16 Tues…
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Owen County YMCA Employment Opportunities

After School Program Coordinator The Owen County Family YMCA is currently looking for an After School Program Coordinator, hours: Monday-Friday 2:15-6:00  Any one interested should contact our COO, Connie Kay, at 812.828.9622.  Applications can by dropped off at the Y or email a resume, Connie.  Employment Application Fitness Instructors The Owen County Family YMCA is currently looking for…
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