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Member News

Click on calendar a December Calendar to view.

December Hours Changes:
1st: Closing at 5pm
24th: Closing at 5pm
25th: Closed
31st: Closing at 5pm
January 1st 2018: Closed

Upcoming Events:

Parent’s Night Out at the YMCA: A fun-filled evening for kids ages 5-12. We will offer open gym (Dodgeball/sports), Wii Video Games (Just Dance, Wii Sports, Mario Bros.), Crafts & Face Painting, G/PG Movies and a Concession Stand: Pizza ($2.00/slice), Candy ($1.00), Drinks ($1.00) and all you can eat Popcorn ($1.00)! Each child will wear a wrist band with emergency contact information to identify each child. We will also have a “bank” where kids can keep their money in a safe place after purchasing snacks. Registration begins at 5:15 pm. Santa Claus & Mrs. Claus will be visiting the YMCA from 6:00 - 6:30pm. Photos with Santa & Mrs. Claus is included with paid registration. When: 12/1/2017, 5:30 - 9:00pm Price: $15.00 per child/siblings $5.00

Sports Update:

2017-2018 Basketball Registration
Deadline for Basketball League is Sunday, December 17, 2017
Deadline for Kindergarten Basketball Clinic is Sunday, December 17, 2017
You can sign-up online and find out more information at:

Basketball Clinic - held on Tuesdays/Thursdays in December 2017. Major emphasis will be paid to fundamental basketball skills: dribbling, passing/catching, shooting, footwork, rebounding and offensive/defensive game concepts. Each participant will receive a t-shirt. Dates of basketball clinic: 12/5, 12/7, 12/12, 12/14, 12/19 and 12/21. 1st-2nd Grade attend from 6-7pm and 3rd-5th Grade attend 7-8pm.

Running Club: Whether you run marathons or are just starting out, our running club will give you the motivation to get started or keep going. We welcome runners and run/walkers of all abilities and paces and will provide a fun and encouraging atmosphere. The club is led by Rick Myers, who is our Board President. Rick has 10 years running experience and has ran in 28 marathons, 3 half marathons and 10 or so 5Ks. Running Days & Times - Tuesday & Thursday evenings at 6:00pm and Saturday mornings at 8:00am. We will always meet at the YMCA, 710 N Rock Island Avenue, Vandalia, Illinois 62471. Cost & Age: Free for current YMCA members; $30/year non-members; 18+

Class Updates:

Please review the December Calendar carefully for changes, with the holidays this month there are a few
classes being put on hold certain days this month.

Workout with Lynn: Times will be Monday and Wednesday from 5-6pm. Join this happy group for some fun and a great workout! Workout with Lynn will be ending on December 20th, but don’t worry we are looking for a new class to put in its place (stay tuned).

Vinyasa Yoga: Are you ready to strengthen and lengthen your muscles and relax your mind? Join Malia Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:30-9:30am!

Yoga Flex: Join Jessamie Monday and Thursday evening at 6pm for a faster flowing yoga workout.

Stretch Class: Tuesday & Thursday 10-11am. Join us for Total Body Stretching to improve flexibility and performance. A yoga strap or towel is also suggested to aid in the stretching.

Circuit Training: New Day! Tuesday & Thursday 9-10am. Join us for a Total Body Training. Modifications are offered at each station. Minimum age is 10 (if accompanied by an adult) and 13 without an adult.

Under Construction: Monday - Friday starting at 5am! Same great class, now easier for our early bird exerciser to enjoy.

****Child Watch: Monday – Thursday evening!!! Times are 5pm-8pm. Cost is still just $1 per child for members and $2 per child for nonmembers