Category Archives: What’s Happening – News Feed

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Want to Tri?

Indoor Triathlon – Try the Tri at the Y First Indoor Triathlon to be held, Sunday, February 20 The Beaver County YMCA will hold its first ever indoor triathlon. As of last check there were 40 participants signed up. Do you want to try the tri? It’s just you against the clock! We have some […]

So Much to do at the Y

Winter Season is Here! With the start of Fall and move into Winter, the Y has something for you. What’s coming up? Let’s take a look!   100 mile challenge: wellness center The 100 mile challenge is just that–Challenge yourself. You have from November 1-December 31 to get 100 miles. Fee: 5 can goods as […]

Do you feel it?

Fall is Coming!   You can feel it in the air. Kids are soaking up every last once of summer fun in the sun that they can. Fall brings about change, and that’s true here at the Y too. Summer programs are ending, the halls will soon be quiet and less crowed with summer camp […]


summer programs at the Y The air is warm, the sun is shining (for the most part) and the Y is a buzzing with activity!   Big tent out back–Summer Camp (camp is full) White Vans lined up in front of the Life Center–Summer Food and Y on the Fly.  The mission of the Y […]

UPDATE: CDC Guidance on Mask Wearing

A letter from the President/CEO May 14, 2021   Since the reopening of our facilities in June 2020, we have followed both CDC and Pennsylvania Department of Health guidelines related to COVID-19 safety protocols. We thank you for your support throughout this time.   Late yesterday afternoon, the CDC announced that individuals who are fully […]

Water Safety – Know the Facts!

May is water safety month As we creep towards summer more parents sign their kids up for swim lessons at the Y. Fun Fact #1: Did you know the Y is considered to be the orginator of swim lessons. “In 1909, the Y launched a campaign to teach “every man and boy in North America […]

Who’s Thinking Summer?!

Summer, Summer, Summer time  With no sunshine in sight for the next few days, my brain is focused on summer! What are we going to do this year, where are we going to go, what are the kids going to do, what can I do to get them off the screens!  The Y has you […]

May is Water Safety Month

The #1 Drowning Myth   We’ve all seen the movies and television shows that feature a scene with drowning—there is typically a lot of yelling, lots of splashing over a long period of time while onlookers attempt understand what is happening and then perform a rescue.   Unfortunately, Hollywood has taught us to look for […]

Y Runners – Whole Body Training

Y Runners is up and “running”! With two age groups Ms.Beth has her hands full. Mr. Tim helps with the younger group as they have energy that is never ending!    This popular program helps kids reach their active goal for the day while also teaching them about healthy food and snack choices. Training at […]

Annual Campaign

Annual Campaign update! The Beaver County YMCA reaches higher every year during Annual Campaign. For 2021, the Y set the goal of raising $120,00 during the weeks of February 15- March 29. Annual Campaign enables the Y to expand our reach and mission in the community.    2020, was a tough year on us all. […]