60 Days of Summer Member Challenge Starts June 1st! - Y members this is your chance to keep in shape all summer long with this fun fitness challenge. Over 100 activities to choose from. Participants will be competing for cash prizes and those completing 30 activities in the first 30 days will also receive a small prize. ALL participants in the member challenge receive a Y "Best Summer Ever" t-shirt for participating. Don't wait register today, challenge begins June 1st. See the attached for more details and activity list!
Summer Camps Coming! - Make your plans now to have YOUR CHILDREN and YOU attend one or more of our week-long camps this summer! See the attached flyer for this summer's camp information!
Fall Soccer Sign-Up Time is Here!! - Sign-up for fall soccer season for all levels (U6-U12) is from 5/29/18 to 6/16/18. If your child's birthday is between 1/1/07 - 12/31/14 they can play! U6 and U7 in-house teams; U8, U10, and U12 travel teams playing in Black Swamp Soccer league. Please come in to the YMCA today to sign-up or use the attached form and bring in to get registered. First-time players must bring a copy of your birth certificate. Hurry and sign-up today!
NEW CLASSES - Enrich is a new weekly class that will be held each Friday at 5.45am. It is a combination cardio, strength and relaxation class all set to the backdrop of powerful praise and worship music. Feed your mind, body, soul and spirit! Begins in April. Sign up today for a place. Free for members! Strike is a new weekly cardio kickboxing class offered once a week on Saturdays from 9:30am - 10:15am beginning in May. Sign up today for a place. Both classes are free for members!
COMING SOON! - Magical Monarchs We will be planting additional butterfly gardens behind the YMCA to enhance our current Monarch habitat this April. Then from April through September Members and guests will be able to observe, learn, and enjoy the monarch caterpillars as they transform from caterpillar to butterfly.
Buggy Ride Coming! - A bicycle tour of Amish country in Hardin County will take place on June 2, 2018. Rides of 6/15/30 miles will again be offered beginning/ending from McCullough Industries starting at 8am. Light lunch food will be available at the end of the ride. Sign-up ahead saves you money versus registering day of race. Registration form attached or can be filled out at the Hardin County Family YMCA.
FAMILY FISHING DAY! - Join the Hardin County Family YMCA and the Ohio Department of Wildlife for a co-sponsored Family Fishing Day. The Family Fishing Day is to be help on Saturday June 06, 2018 from 10:00am - 12:00pm at Boy Scout Lake in Kenton, OH. Additional details on the information sheet.
GO FLY A KITE! - 2nd Annual 'Go Fly a Kite' Day Scheduled! Mark your calendar for Saturday June 16, 2018 to attend this years' 'Go Fly a Kite'. Event will be held from noon-3:00pm at the YMCA Corner Kick Soccer Complex on SR 292. FREE KITES for the first 150 kids to build and fly. P.I.G.S. Aloft kite club from Cincinnati will also be on hand to thrill the crowds with their BIG kites! Food truck along with Kona shaved ice truck will be on hand too.
TREE TOWN TROT! - Go for a fun run! Mark your calendar for Saturday July 7th, 2018 at 8:00am to attend the annual Tree Town Trot 5k. The run starts and ends in Gromley Park in Forest, OH. Pre-register to save money! Download the registration and information sheet today!
The current program guide is now available for 2018 and is available to download. Click the button below to download the Program Guide as a PDF.
The Hardin County YMCA Board of Directors & special committee members are currently exploring all options to be able to repair and renovate the Y pool. We know that the pool is a key facility of our Y and the community. We recognize the importance of providing a place for youth and families to learn to swim and spend family time together as well as providing the competitive swimming programs for youth. If you would like to learn how you can help, please contact the YMCA and provide your name, phone, and/or email. As we have more progress to share with you we certainly will do so.
To better plan and serve its' members, the Hardin County Family YMCA unveils its new procedure for signing up for classes each month! Sign-ups for future next month's classes need to be done by the last Thursday of each month and have a minimum of 4 signed-up in a class for it to be held. For the full information, please click on the link below. In addition, did you know you can also sign-up for FUTURE month's classes in advance?
Tumbling is one part of the popular sport of gymnastics and has grown to be a large part of cheerleading and dance today. Not limited to kids in gymnastics or cheerleading, but for all athletes looking to improve strength, flexibility, balance, and coordination. Classes meet Saturdays. Instructed by Tori McDaniel.
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Help the environment and your Hardin County YMCA at the same time. Turn in the following items to help the Hardin County YMCA:
The Think Recycle Program is a community based collection program where the YMCA can collect unwanted cell phones, print cartridges and digital cameras and turn them in for cash rebates. It's simple; just return your unwanted products to the YMCA.
Here's what our members are saying about the Hardin County Family YMCA!
"Thanks to the support of the instructors and staff at the Hardin County Family YMCA I was able to lose 30 pounds. A year ago I was in the worst health of my life and now I look forward to each new day. Keep up the great work!"