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HOURS FOR BOTH LOCATIONS
Now – April, 2016
Easter ….. Sunday 3/27……………………….. Closed
Memorial Day ….. Monday 5/30 …………. Closed
Independence Day ….. Monday 7/4 …….. Closed
Labor Day ….. Monday 9/5 …………………. Closed
ADULT AQUA CLASSES Splash your way into shape with an invigorating low-impact aquatic exercise.
FAMILY SPLASH NIGHTS | Fridays | 5:30 – 8:45pm Today’s fast-paced world provides little opportunity for families to spend quality time together. Do something fun and affordable by participating in Family Splash Nights! Family time at the Y gives you the opportunity to deepen relationships, develop new skills and interests, improve your health and well-being, and connect to your community. Meet new families and have a great time with your children.
HEALTHY LIVING Achieving and maintaining wellness is a task that’s never finished. That’s why a healthy lifestyle is so important. We’re here to help you regardless of your starting point with a variety of classes and supports to keep you healthy in spirit, mind and body!
FITNESS ORIENTATION If you are new to the Y or just would like a refresher on our equipment….we know that the more you know about the Y, the more you will enjoy your exercise. The Y offers a complimentary fitness orientation with our qualified healthy lifestyles staff for all members. This is an introduction to our cardiovascular and strength training equipment. Appointments can be scheduled at the Member Services desk.
PERSONAL TRAINING Sometimes we need the advice of an expert, or the personal attention that comes with a trainer/coach. One-on-one instruction with a nationally certified personal trainer will offer personal training to help you set and meet your specific goals.
Contact Brian Opsahl at 715 818 6037 or email@example.com
GYMNASTICS AT SWC YMCA – WISCONSIN RAPIDS | Sessions 1 – 5 | February 22 – August 19 | AGE 2-9
SWC YMCA & the Wisconsin Rapids Park & Rec Department have combined efforts to offer tumbling classes for youth in our community. The program will be held at the SWC YMCA Wisconsin Rapids location and led by an experienced and enthusiastic instructor.
TUMBLE BUGS . . . . AGE 2-3 . . . . . MONDAY . . . . 5:30-6:00pm
TUMBLE BUGS . . . . AGE 2-3 . . . . . TUESDAY . . . . 5:30-6:00pm
TUMBLE TYKES. . .AGE 4-6 . . . . . . MONDAY . . . . 6:00-6:30pm
TUMBLE TYKES. . .AGE 4-6 . . . . . .TUESDAY . . . . 6:00-6:30pm
BEGINNING TUMBLING . . AGE 6-9 . .TUESDAY . .6:30-7:00pm
FEE $19/Wisconsin Rapids Resident $22/SWC YMCA Member $39/Non-Member/Non-Resident
GYMNASTICS TEAM SWC YMCA Gymnastics Team is organized to coach athletes in acquiring and executing skills with a progressive approach. It is an exciting time for gymnasts! The USA Gymnastics Women’s Program Committee created new routines for the Junior Olympic levels …(read more)
KIDS OBSTACLE RUN | June 18 | 10:30am | 10yrs & Under Our KIDS OBSTACLE RUN is designed to inspire kids to get out, be active and enjoy themselves. This 1 mile course that will encourage kids to jump, run, and have a good time while conquering obstacles. Most importantly – they will have fun!
FAMILY ART CLASS | Second Tuesday of Each Month | 6:00pm – 7:30pm As a family you will spend quality time together to create an art project. Artists will express themselves and their creativity, through hands on projects that include painting, sculpting, drawing, building and much more using all kinds of fun materials to create works of art once a month.
HEALTHY KIDS DAY | June 17 | 5:30pm – 7:00pm | Witter Field HEALTHY KIDS DAY is designed to encourage kids to get up, get out and grow during the summer months! This FREE family event will expose kids to activities that to keep their bodies and minds active.
CAMP OPEN HOUSE | Sunday April 24 or Sunday May 29 | 2:00pm – 4:00pm Come see what camp is all about! Meet our Camp Director “Tweezer” and the staff, take a tour, roast a s’more and enjoy the outdoors! This is a perfect time to ask questions and learn about all the fun that takes place at the YMCA Camp Alexander.
YMCA CAMP ALEXANDER is located at 1053 Camp Road – Wisconsin Rapids – WI – 54494 on beautiful NEPCO Lake.
Contact Doug Wickersham, Youth Development Director, at 715 818 6014 or Wickersham@swcymca.org
NEW! T-BALL LEAGUE | May 12, 19, 26 & June 2 | 5:00pm – 5:45pm Our T-Ball League will consist of teams of youngsters playing on a miniaturized baseball field using the skills they have acquired during our Jumpstart T-Ball program. Kids will play one game per week for 4 weeks in conjunction with the Jumpstart T-Ball program. Parents are encouraged to practice with their child at home to improve skills like ball handling, throwing, catching, fielding, base-running, hitting and sportsmanship. Team size will vary.
OUTDOOR GOLF LESSONS | June 9, 14, 16, 21 & 23 | Ages 5 – 15 | 8:30am – 10:30am Take your game outside and join the Ridges Golf Course and the SWC YMCA in this special chance to improve your game and get some early drives out in the spring air! Lessons begin on the driving range and eventually move out onto the course. On the last day a short tournament will help you get your competitive juices flowing.
JUMPSTART T-BALL | May 4, 11, 18 & 25 | Ages 4 – 6 | 5:00pm – 5:45pm Jumpstart T-Ball is a great way for kids to learn T-Ball in a safe and healthy environment. The program focuses on teaching rules, sportsmanship, and skills necessary to play. Parents are encouraged to participate alongside their child. Minimum of 6 to run a session.
INTRODUCTION TO ORIENTEERING | Session One May 10, 12, 17 & 19 | Ages 7 – 15 | 4:00pm – 5:00pm In this day and age kids (and some adults) are forgetting the fundamental skills that are being replaced with technology. This course is aimed at teaching basic directional skills and breaking the bond we all have with technology. Kids will learn the art of reading a map, reading a compass, following directions, and finding waypoints. Class will take place outside at our Port Edwards location with some off-site travel. Kids will need to bring a comfortable pair of shoes, weather-appropriate clothing, good listening skills, and a great attitude. We will us compasses provided by the Y, if you have your own you are encouraged to bring it. Maximum of 10 adventurers.
into practice through programs that build a healthy
spirit, mind and body for all.