Y Events

6th Annual Ray Cherenzia Back Road Ramble – June 11th at 11am

The 6th Annual Ray Cherenzia Back Road Ramble and Family Fun Day will be held at Camp Watchaug, 160 Prosser Trail, Charlestown RI on Sunday, June 11, 2017. This year features a long 5.8 mile course and a short 2.7 mile course. The trail races will start at 11:00am followed by a BBQ that is free to all race participants, kid’s fun run, awards ceremony and family fun on Camp Watchaug’s beautiful waterfront. Top finishers in each category will receive a price and the first 100 registered participants are guaranteed a race shirt.

Course Description: The Back Road Ramble is a trail run with variable terrain consisting of rocks, roots, hills, and potential puddles and wet surfaces depending on weather. Appropriate footwear and attire is encouraged.

IMPORTANT: All runners and spectators should arrive and park at Camp Watchaug. Runners will be transported by bus to the start. Registration begins at 9:30am with the final bus to the start leaving at 10:30am.

Download a registration form here or Register Online by Clicking here!

TREASURE SALE at Westerly-Pawcatuck April 27th

“The Y Garden Club Treasure Sale” will be held on Thursday, April 27th from 9am to 12pm
In the Y Lobby

Join in the fun and find that unique item to start your spring gardening! garden gloves, tools, aprons, decorations, bulbs, pots and more!

All profits from the sale support the Y Youth Programs.


32nd Mystic River Valley Tri

2017 Mystic River Valley Tri – Sunday June 4th @ 8:00 AM

Our triathlon starts with a 1/2 mile open water swim, followed by a NEW 15 mile bike course and finishing off strong with a 5k run. Do all three events yourself or choose to work as a team to share the fun! Join us after the event for food, drinks and awards. Top finishers in each category receive a prize! Registration opens March 20th, 2017 in house or online at www.raceplanner.com. The first 125 registered are guaranteed a race shirt!

Download a registration form here or Register Online by Clicking Here!

Wellness Wednesdays FREE Lecture Series

Wednesday, May 3rd is our second FREE lecture in a series of FREE Lectures that will be offered on Wednesdays.  This second lecture is titled “Transformation: Mind, Body & Spirit” given by Glenn Nicholson, Health & Wellness Coach and co-author of Best Foot Forward.  Learn to uncover many ways to find balance in a stressful and sometimes chaotic world.  No registration necessary!

The Y is closed on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29th, in observance of the holiday.

2016 Tarzan Brown Results & Photos


Thank you for participating in the 41st Annual Tarzan Brown Mystic River Run! We look forward to seeing you again in 2017.

Please see the links below for 2016 Race Results and race day photos!

2016 Tarzan Brown Race Results!

2016 Race Day Photos!


News 8 Water Safety News Segment

Our Mystic Branch had visitors yesterday! WTNH News 8 did a segment on Safety Around Water that featured are very own Aquatics Director, JJ Addison. Check out the video below!


HEALTHY KIDS DAY is all about building on the “SUPER” factor inside every kid… whoever they are and wherever they’re from. So come to HEALTHY KIDS DAY for a day of creative, challenging, smart, healthy fun and watch the “SUPER” in your kid come out.

Bring the family and enjoy a healthy afternoon snack, let the kids jump in the Moonbounce, make a craft, and engage in healthy play and learn healthy habits.






April 8, 10 am to noon
May 6, 1 to 3 pm
June 3, 1 to 3 pm

Come learn all that Camp Watchaug has to offer.
Get a Camp Tour, Meet the Camp Director, ask all your questions! 

160 Prosser Trail, Charlestown, RI

To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all.