AT THE Y WE ARE MORE THAN A GYM
Welcome to the Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA! We have all of the amenities you and your family need to be together, play together and stay healthy together.
Youth Development – 16,200 youth and teens are learning, growing, and thriving to become tomorrow's leaders. Our Y offers licensed childcare programs, summer day camps and a wide variety of youth programs.
Healthy Living – 24,600 Individuals, children and families are part of our Y community, receiving the support and encouragement they need to achieve better health and well-being while reaching their health and wellness goals.
Social Responsibility – We ensure that our programs are accessible to all by providing $392,000 in financial assistance each year so everyone regardless of their ability to pay can enjoy their community Y!
The Y Connection Age 55+
FREE ENRICHMENT PROGRAMMING FOR OUR MEMBERS AGE 55+
The Y Connection meets once a month to dream up fun programs and adventures! Canoeing, hiking, biking, golf club, apple picking, snow shoeing to name a few. Our weekly Clubs include; mah jongg, cribbage, book club, walking, country line dancing, and, of course, great conversation and fun. We have gone on field trips, tours, bus trips, have an annual cookout and holiday party. We also have a guest speaker each month.
There are also opportunities to enroll in classes such as a Creative Writing , Astrology and in September we will have Mindfulness, an 8-week course which will also be open to all.
Won't you join us?
Contact: Jeanne Smith for more details at firstname.lastname@example.org or 781.990.7024
COME IN FROM THE COLD, JOIN US FOR MORE EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES!
WE'RE OPEN TO THE COMMUNITY- FEBRUARY 18 & 19
CHECK OUT WINTER FUN AT THE Y!
|LOCATION||DATE||TIME||DECRIPTION||FAMILY MEMBER||YOUTH MEMEBR||COMMUNITY||
|Cape Ann YMCA|
|Family Fun Nights||Every other Saturday Night||5:00-7:00pm||Family Fun is the best fun! We will have open swim times, gym and fun activities throughout the building. Once per month we will have a special event!||NO COST||NO COST||$15 for family|
|Family Fun Oscars Party!||Feb 25th||5:00-7:00pm||Walk the red carpet in our Family Fun Oscars Party||NO COST||NO COST||$15 for family|
|Toddler and Pre K Playdates||ongoing||Mondays 10:00-11:30am; Weds & Fridays 9:30-11:00am- all through the winter months||NO COST||NO COST|
|February Vacation Fun||February 20 - 24th||Enjoy fun engaging activities for the whole family including magic shows, puppet shows, Sports activities, Open Gymnastics Times and so much more!||NO COST||NO COST||Punch Pass $25/week|
|February Vacation Full Day Program||February 20 - 24th||8:00am-6:00pm||Open to kids grades K-5, full day program offers a chance for kids to create crafts, play in the gym, go on field trips and swim! Staffed by our after school team!||after school participant: $20 per day||$45/day||$60/day|
|Greater Beverly YMCA|
|Kids Fun Night||2/17,2/24||6:30-9:30pm||Pizza, gymnastics, swim and gym games for Grades 1-5||NO COST||$9|
|Teen Dances||2/24,||7:00-10pm||Grades 6-8 get into the groove||NO COST||$9|
|Salsa Night||February 23||7:00pm||Join us for Salsa dancing - all skill levels are welcome!||NO COST||NO COST||NO COST|
|Ipswich Family YMCA|
|Friday Night Fun||2/17, 2/24||6:30-8:30pm||Gym Games, Swim time and more||NO COST||$10||$15|
|February Vacation Full Day Program||February 20 - 24th||8:00am- 6:00pm||Children grades K-5 can come to the Y during vacation to participate in swimming, sports, adventure and more||$41/day||$55/day||$82/day|
|Dive In Movie||February 22nd||1:00pm||Join ius for the Disney classic "Finding Dory" in the pool!||NO COST||NO COST||Fee|
|Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA|
|Teen Night||ongoing||7:00-9:00 pm||Fun for teens every Saturday Night from||NO COST||NO COST||$5|
|Spring into Health Extravaganza||March 12th||TBD||Enjoy a series of group exercise classses in the gym, try somethig new and get ready for spring!||NO COST||NO COST||NO COST|
|3 vs 3 Basketball Tournament||March 25th||TBD||Get in the Game - Youth 3 on 3 basketball tournament||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|Plaistow Community YMCA|
|Bounce Obstacle Course||Tuesdays, Thursdays||10:00-11:00am & 4:00-5:00pm||Open Bounce House Obstacle Course (Blue Court)||NO COST||NO COST||$15|
|February Vacation All Sports Days||February 27th - March 3rd||7:00am- 6:00pm||Children grades 1-5 can stay active and engaged at the Y during vacation to participate in camp games, kickball, dodgeball, bouncy house and so much more.||$45/day||$45/day||$68/day|
|Parent Child Playdates||Every Friday starting January 6th||10am-12pm||Parent Child Playdates takes place in our newly renovated Family Room. This space provides parents and children with a comfortable and inviting play space that encourages independance and creativity. Parents are able to socialize with each other while the children enjoy this fun space.||NO COST||NO COST||$10|
|Kids Fun Night||1st and 3rd Friday of the month||6:00-9:00pm||Participants will have the opportunity to swim, play gym games, explore the arts through craft projects and spend time with friends. Pizza is provided along with a healthy snack.||$10||$10||$10|
YMCA Summer Camps
DAY CAMP FOR ALL AGES
SUMMER OF ADVENTURE, LIFETIME OF MEMORIES
View our Camp Guides
Cape Ann YMCA - Camp Spindrift & Camp Windward
Greater Beverly YMCA - Camp Sterling Woods
Haverhill YMCA & Plaistow Community YMCA - Camp Tricklin' Falls & Specialty Camps
Ipswich Family YMCA - Camp Dory & Camp Cedar Mill
Lynch/van Otterloo YMCA - Children's Island Day Camp & Specialty Camps
Salem YMCA Camps
Our camps offer children positive developmental experiences that build confidence through skill-building activities suited to their age. Campers are able to explore creativity, teamwork and leadership in a wide range of physically active programs that influence lifelong healthy living. They also have the opportunity to enjoy an outdoor environment where they develop an appreciation of nature.
Summer Camp plays an important part in the lives of our communities’ youth as they develop towards adulthood. Children realize important life lessons and make memories each day as they learn from their surroundings and peers. Whatever interest your child has, there is a Y camp for them. Led by caring, highly trained staff, you can rest assure that your child is in a safe, nurturing environment. Learn skills, achieve, develop character, stay active and have fun!