Y Events


WELCOME NEW MYSTIC BRANCH DIRECTOR

It gives us great pleasure to announce that Gary Pienkowski has been hired as the new Mystic Branch Director.  Gary comes to us with 20 years YMCA experience, mostly in the San Francisco, CA area.  He is originally from upstate NY and looks forward to returning to the east coast.  Gary has held numerous leadership positions in his Y career and is excited about bringing that expertise and experience to the Ocean Community Y.

Gary has a Master of Science degree in Physical Education and several years of progressive experience in the Health & Wellness field.  You will notice that Gary is an avid runner, biker and outdoorsman with several incredible feats under his belt.  Please join us in congratulating Gary and welcoming him into his new leadership role with the Mystic Branch and Ocean Community Y.


SURFS UP

INTRO TO SURFING CLINIC

Have you ever wanted to try surfing?
Now is your chance to learn!                           surfboard
Tuesday’s
7:00 pm and 8:00pm
Ages 6 and older
Jan. 27, Feb. 24, March 31, April 28, May 26, June 30

Learn the Do’s and Don’ts of surfing. Class will include how to handle and paddle on the board and how to pop up & much more. Classes will be held on the following dates and times. There will be two classes on each of the dates below, one at 7pm and 8pm with a max of 10 per class.

$15 per person/per class 

QUESTIONS:Ask Sean Tormey stormey@oceancommunityymca.org
401-596-2894 x 102

WESTERLY-PAWCATUCK BRANCH


INDOOR TRIATHLON CHALLENGE

January/February/March

You don’t have to be an athlete or even competitive to participate in this exciting event. Whether you swim, take spinning classes, group Ex classes or workout in the wellness center, you can join the team! Sign up today and be a part of our huge, fun competition beginning in January.

Members FREE – Program Participants : $50


NEW! THEME PLAY

Ages 1-6
Friday 1:00-2:00pm In Child Watch

Each week, explore a new fun theme through stories, imaginative play, toys and crafts. Discover, learn and grow!

Y Members Only – Free!
Must Register for Class

WINTER TERM PROGAM REGISTRATION:
Y Members: Monday, Dec 8
Program Participation: Monday, Dec 15

NEW! JEDI ENGINEERING

Grades K-2
Fridays, 4-5:30 pm

The YMCA is partnering with Play-Well TeKnologies. Young Jedi will explore worlds far, far away and engineering principles right in front of them. Defeat the Empire by designing and refining LEGO X-Wings, R2-units, and settlements on far-flung edges of the galaxy. Imagination and engineering combine to create motorized and architectural projects such as energy catapults, shield generators and defense turrets.

Places limited, register early!

Members $140 • Program Participants $155

 

 

 


Washington Trust Community Skating Center

6 DAYS OF GIVING

DECEMBER 26TH – DECEMBER 31ST

Donate a non-perishable food item, toiletry, or blanket and receive a
gift from us. Your generous donations will be collected at the Ice
Rink and shared between The Johnnycake Center, The Warm Shelter,
and The Pawcatuck Neighborhood Center.

Non-perishable food item = hot cocoa
Peanut butter & jelly = hot cocoa + cookie
Coffee, tea or juice= skate rental
Toiletries = 2 For 1 skate pass
Blanket = skate pass + skate rental


TEEN NIGHTS at Mystic

Ages: 13 – 17

Join us for food, fun and friends at the Mystic Branch this fall! Teen Night will be held on the last Friday of the month. Students in grades 5-8 are welcome to join us for an evening full of music, special guests and fun! Teen Nights will be supervised by Y staff in each room.

Fridays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm
January 30th
February 27th
March 27th

Members FREE        Guest Fees permit non-member access to Teen Nights


DATE NIGHT – FEB 13th

AT ALL 3 BRANCHES!

Drop the kids ages 5 to 12 years with us! We’ll keep them engaged and entertained while you enjoy a Valentine’s dinner, movie or ICE SKATING!

EVENTS AT THE MYSTIC BRANCH:
Ages 3-8:

Includes: Healthy Snacks, Active play area, Arts & crafts, Movie, Games, Music, Y Gift Pack

Ages 9-13:
Includes: Sports, Challenge Games, Healthy Snacks, Y Gift Pack

Y members: $10/child . Program Participants: $15/child
MUST REGISTER BEFORE FEB 10TH

 


DATE NIGHT – ARCADIA

Drop the kids ages 3 to 13 years with us! We’ll keep them engaged and entertained while you enjoy a Valentine’s dinner, movie or ICE SKATING!

Ages 3-8: FUN! Play time 6-7:30pm Movie 7:30-9pm
Includes: Healthy Snacks, active play area, games, music, Y gift pack

Ages 9-13: Wii tournament 6-7:30pm Wellness activities 7-9pm
Includes:  Movie, Games, Computer Lab, Healthy Snacks, Y Gift Pack

Y members: $10/child . Program Participants: $15/child
MUST REGISTER BEFORE FEB 11TH!


8-WEEK WEIGHT LOSS PROGRAM

Saturdays 9:30-10:30 am
Meet the staff and receive answers to your questions. This program is a supportive, motivational plan that is easy to follow. Sign up today to experience a new approach to getting fit and losing weight. Each week unveils sound nutrition information, healthy habits, group support, interactive exercises and of course, calorie burning cardio workouts. The program fee includes an illustrated Manual, a log book and a heart rate monitor. The first group to experience this class lost over 135lbs in 8-weeks. Contact Tim Lebling for more information tlebling@oceancommunityymca.org or 401-596-2894

Members: $150 • Program Participants: $300

 

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